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Bauchi minimum wage committee to conclude negotiations December 31

The Bauchi State Joint Public Service Negotiation Council, JPSNC, has expressed hope that a positive resolution would be reached during the next meeting scheduled for December 31.

Umar Nasko beats Amb. Ibeto to pick Niger PDP guber ticket

Umar Nasko has emerged the winner of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, gubernatorial primary election for the 2019 general election in Niger State. He beat...

House of Reps member, Nkeiru Onyejeocha, defects to APC

The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Nkeiru Onyejeocha, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Despite certificate forgery scandal, Buhari travels out with Adeosun for ‘high-level’ meetings

Embattled minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun will join President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday to depart Abuja for Lome, Republic of Togo, to participate in...

Metuh, lawyers disappear as court proceeds with former PDP spokesman’s trial in absentia

The trial of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic, Olisa Metuh, proceeded before the Federal High Court in Abuja in his absence and that of his lawyers on Friday.

NEMA evacuates 9 bodies after Boko Haram attack

At least five bodies of Boko Haram suicide bombers have been identified and evacuated, while four other corpses of residents have been deposited at the mortuary.

AFRICMIL organises workshop for lawyers on whistleblowing

The African Centre for Media and Information Literacy, AFRICMIL, Thursday, said the involvement of Nigerian Lawyers in the fight against corruption is of great importance as far as protection...

Nigerian Army denies tribal war in Enugu Barracks

In a statement by the deputy director, Army Public Relations, Sagir Musa, the army said the same inciting message was circulated in April and May 2017.

JUST IN: Nigerian gov’t investigates how Cambridge Analytica sabotaged Buhari’s campaigns

The Federal Government government has set up an in-house committee to investigate the activities of the data mining firm, Cambridge Analytica, during the Nigeria’s...

Sowore’s movement tackles Buhari over ‘mismanagement’ of AfCFTA

The #TakeBackNigeria movement, championed by the publisher of Saharareporters, Omoyele Sowore, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari for ‘mismanagement’ of African Continental Free Trade Agreement.

Buhari’s fake Martin Luther King Jr Award causes social media storm

DAILY NIGERIAN reports that on Tuesday some members of the African American civil rights leaders had given an award to Mr Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, and urged Nigerians to re-elect him in 2019.

Buhari: I’ll not abandon Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, held by Boko Haram

The Presidency says the Buhari administration will not relent in efforts to bring Leah Sharibu, the only Dapchi schoolgirl still in captivity safely back...

NEMA has not violated procurement laws, says DG

He said contrary to allegations, NEMA cannot award any procurement contract worth more than N300 million.

Dapchi update: Parents confirm release, say ‘we’re here in school with our girls’

The Chairman, Forum of Parents of Missing Girls, Bashir Manzo, on Wednesday, said that parents of the abducted students of the Government Girls Science...

Female journalist fact checks El-Rufai’s tweet, takes governor to cleaners

The Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai has caused tweeterstorm on Sunday after his claim that there is no private primary school in the United States.

PHOTOS: Maryam Sanda organises birthday party for daughter day after release from prison

A day after she was granted bail by an FCT High Court, Maryam Sanda, who is accused of stabbing her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to...

Police reveal names of 48 kidnappers, cattle rustlers terrorising North

Parading the suspects at Bosso, Niger State, the spokesman for the police, Jimoh Moshood, said the police also arrested a gang that fabricates locally-made prohibited firearms.

BDC operator jailed 3 years for N13m fraud

He pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Killer housewife, Maryam Sanda, released on bail

Maryam Sanda, who is accused of stabbing her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to death has granted bail by an FCT High Court. Her slain husband was...

Ex-Nasarawa governor, Akwe-Doma, dies in Israel

Mr Akwe-Doma reportedly died after a brief illness at a foreign hospital in Israel

After controversial donation of dates, Saudi Arabia donates $10m arms, relief aid to Nigeria

While others blamed the Saudi government for donating date fruits instead of arms for Nigeria to fight insurgency, other commenters lambasted Nigerian officials for selling the packages.

Villa agog as Yusuf Buhari returns from medical trip

DAILY NIGERIAN exclusively reported on December 26 the horror motor-bike crash, which left the president’s son and his friend, Bashir Gwandu, severely injured.

Adamawa PDP chieftain, 13 others killed in fresh Fulani-Bachama clash

The party on Wednesday confirmed the killing of its spokesman, Sam Zadock, saying he was among those killed in a clash between Bachama militia and herdsmen in Numan-Demsa areas.

Nigeria’s chief justice, Walter Onnoghen, rolls out new rules for judges

Walter Onnoghen, Chief Justice of Nigeria, on Tuesday revealed new rules for judges, ordering judges to resume at 9 am and close 4 pm daily in all courts.

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