Sunday, May 31, 2020

Adoke, others escape prison remand, as court orders return to EFCC custody

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Gwagwalada, Abuja, on Thursday ordered the remand of a former Attorney-General of the...

WHO Declares Coronavirus Outbreak Global Health Emergency

The new coronavirus has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread outside China.

Amaechi mounts pressure on contractors

Four days after the last inspection tour of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project, where the Hon. Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi...

Buhari, security council shun calls to fire service chiefs

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and other members of the  National Security Council on Thursday met 24 hours after Senators...

Lagos Govt Announces N2billion Relief Fund, Sets Up Investigative Committee

The Lagos State government has announced an N2 billion relief fund for the victims of the Abule-Ado explosion in Amuwo Odofin Local...

Health Minister Confirms First Case Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria. Minister of...

Kano rice production hits 3MT per year

Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, says that the local production of rice in the state has reached three million tonnes per...

Fire Guts Section Of INEC Headquarters In Abuja

A section of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters has been gutted by fire.

Translating science textbooks to Hausa is key to Nigeria’s devt

The Bayero University Centre for Research in Nigerian Languages, Translation and Folklore Team recently translated some Science textbooks into the Hausa language....

Presidency bars court bailiff from serving Buhari’s daughter

Aso Villa officials on Friday barred a bailiff of the Federal High Court from serving Hanan Buhari with court processes, The PUNCH has learnt.