The newly formed Northern Elders Council, or NEC, a body set-up to champion the 2015 cause of President Goodluck Jonathan in the north, has condemned its arch-rivals, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF...
Electricity generation in Nigeria has soared beyond 4000 mega watts, Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo said on Thursday.

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Nigeria’s armed forces have formally issued a retraction to the unfolding story of the kidnapping of more than 100 female students in the country’s northeast Monday.
Bandits in possession of weapons suspected to be part of the Boko Haram sect have gunned down two customs officers in Bauchi state in attacks that the men have been carrying out in the state since...
In the days after a series of bomb explosions at Nyanya motor park in Abuja killed at least 200 and maimed many more, President Goodluck Jonathan has hit the road, dancing at campaign rallies.
The Labour movement in Osun State has continued a heated fight against the leadership of the State’s Civil Service agency, now led by Mr. Olayinka Owoeye, whose career in the service is fraught...
Deposed Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Sanusi Lamido on Thursday maintained that the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN) lacks the statutory powers to investigate him.
Nigeria’s Abuja-based LEADERSHIP Newspaper, its offices only a short distance from the seat of the country’s presidency, today in a strongly-worded opinion declared Nigeria a failed state...
Workers at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Teaching Hospital (LAUTECH), Osogbo yesterday declared an indefinite strike action.
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has opposed the extension of the state of emergency rule declared in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states, saying it has no purpose, and stresses differences, and instead...
Former Military President of Nigeria and three-time presidential aspirant, General Muhammadu Buhari has threatened to institute legal action against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should the...
All governors under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were conspicuously absent when the meeting convened by President Goodluck Jonathan started by 2.00pm at the First Lady...
The Labour Party is desperate at ensuring its candidate, Mr. Kolade Akinjo, wins the upcoming Ilaje/Ese Odo Federal House of Representative by-election. Such is the view of party critics, political...
There is controversy over the rescue of abducted school girls in Borno with the state government and the school principal faulting the military’s claim that most of the pupils have been freed