EFCC grants Reuben Abati bail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has granted bail to the former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Media, Dr. Reuben Abati. As part of his bail conditions, Abati will drop his international passport and produce a surety of not below Level 16 in the civil service. The former presidential […]

Untold story of Miss Anambra sex tape saga

As Anambra Broadcasting Service, ABS, organisers of the Miss Anambra Beauty Pageant installs another Miss Anambra today, in Akwa, the state capital, following the sudden removal of the reigning queen, Chidinma Okeke, there are indications that trouble looms ahead as the embattled ex-beauty queen has alleged a threat to her […]

Court dismisses Saraki’s appeal against CCT

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has again affirmed the jurisdiction of the Code of Conduct Tribunal to try the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on charges bordering on assets declaration breaches before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. Delivering judgment in the appeal filed by Saraki, the Justice Abdul Aboki-led […]

CBN, fiscal authorities meet on recession

Faced with a recessive economy, the Central Bank of Nigeria and the fiscal authorities are  meeting to restrategise on how to take the economy out of the economic doldrums. The two-day meeting began in Abuja on Thursday under the auspices of the Fiscal Liquidity Assessment Committee. The FLAC is an inter-agency […]

Peace Corps disowns rape suspect

The Peace Corps of Nigeria has said that a 24-year-old man, Olalekan Imran, who was accused of raping a 17-year-old pupil of St. Charles Grammar School, Osogbo, is not an officer of the security organisation. The Commandant of the PCN in Osun State, Mr. Kayode Ayinde, said this while briefing […]

Accidents: Ogun loses 307 lives

Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, on Thursday, said that 307 people died in 428 road traffic crashes recorded in the state in 2015. Oladele spoke during a courtesy visit to the Speaker, Ogun House of Assembly, Mr Suraj Adekunbi, at the assembly […]

Nigeria launches disease control website.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has launched a website that will be at the centre of the digital channels to be deployed for communications functions. The site, which is now live, will also serve as the primary source of health information to Nigerian citizens, journalists and health workers for […]