A staff of Auchi Polytechnic, Mr Samuel Okolie, who was said to have been abducted by gunmen on Oct. 9 has been found dead. Advertisements
The Kano Emirate Council on Sunday denied sacking Maja Siddin Sarkin Kano, Alhaji Auwalu, the custodian of the Emir’s horse.
The Federal Ministry of Women Affairs has budgeted N360m for the “specialised education programme” of the Chibok girls who have been rescued from Boko Haram captivity.
At least 119 Nigerians are on death row in Malaysia, according to Amnesty International.
Aisha Buhari, wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari, who enjoys high approval rating by Nigerians, returned to the country in the early hours of Sunday amid rumours of her husband taking a second wife.
Sen. Dino Melaye has assured his supporters that he will continue to defeat his political rival Sen. Smart Adeyemi, in any senatorial election organised in Kogi West, NAN reports
The Nigerian Army says it has captured 10 suspected key Boko Haram members at Bitta in Gwoza LGA of Borno, trying to escape the troops’ sustained onslaught on them.
The Nigeria army says it has neutralised at least 39 armed bandits in two different operations in Zamfara in the last six days.
An estimated $582 billion has been stolen from Nigeria since independence in 1960.
Hundreds of Muslims joined President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday to observe the weekly two raka’at prayer at the Aso Rock Mosque, Abuja hoping to witness his taking a second wife that did not happen.
The government of France, led by President Emmanuel Macron; the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, represented by Bill Gates; the US government and other Global Fund donors have pledged $14.02 billion to end malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis by 2030.
Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk on Thursday won the 2018 Nobel Literature Prize, which was delayed over a sexual harassment scandal, while Austrian novelist and playwright Peter Handke took the 2019 award, the Swedish Academy said.