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BREAKING: 600 students feared kidnapped as bandits invade Katsina school

At least 600 out of 800 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara in Katsina State are missing, following attack by armed bandits on...

Hoarders in trouble as Nigerian rice processors slash price to N19,000 per bag

The Rice Processors Association of Nigeria, RIPAN, has agreed to slash the price of 50kg bag of processed rice to N19,000 effective December 14,...

Buratai replies to critics, says terrorism may persist in Nigeria for 20 more years

The Chief of Army Staff Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai has reacted to widespread criticism against the service chiefs over resurgence of banditry and Boko Haram...

BREAKING: Abdulrasheed Maina arrested in Niger Republic

Operatives of intelligence service in a collaboration with men of anti-corruption agency in Nigeria on Monday evening, arrested Abdulrasheed Maina, in a town in...

Kidnappers shift operation to Kaduna-Zaria road, open fire on travellers

Kidnappers on Monday morning attacked motorists at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of Kaduna-Zaria Road in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that...

Coalition of Northern Groups says Buhari worst leader in Nigeria’s history

The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst in Nigeria's history. The CNC stated this while...

Minister: We need N81m to cut grass at Abuja stadium

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has disclosed that it will cost the sum of N81m to cut the overgrown grass...

At APC rally in Kano, Aisha Buhari walks out on Ganduje

The wife of the President Aisha Buhari on Saturday walked out on the governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, at the APC Women and...

BREAKING: Former President Shehu Shagari dies at 93

A former president, Shehu Shagari, who was overthrown by the military regime in 1983, is dead. He died at the National Hospital, Abuja at the...

Gunmen kill at least 28 in raid on Afghan government building

Gunmen who raided a government building in the Afghan capital killed at least 28 people – mostly government employees – and wounded more than...

CBN resolves dispute with MTN

The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced the resolution of its dispute with MTN Communications Limited, saying the company will now atone only for...

Group tackles Masari, says Hadiza Bala Usman ‘helps Buhari more than any appointee in Katsina’

A political group, Katsina Youths for Sustainable Change, KYSC, has tackled the state governor, Aminu Masari’s claim that only DG SMEDAN and MD FMB...

Onyema lists hurdles towards ECOWAS single currency

The chairman of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Geoffrey Onyeama, says achieving the ECOWAS Single Currency by 2020 will be a challenge. Mr Onyeama said...

No more quarrel between UNICEF, Nigerian Army — Buratai

The Nigerian Army has restated its commitment to collaborate with United Nations agencies and other organisations to address humanitarian crisis caused by Boko Haram...

Zamfara Assembly begins amendment of bill on former govs, deputies pension

The Zamfara House of Assembly has begun deliberations to amend a bill for pensions  and other allowances of governors, speakers and their deputies in...

Nigeria’s Islamic bond, Sukuk, oversubscribed, receives N132bn for N100bn offer

The Federal Government received over N132 billion subscriptions from 2,073 investors for its N100 billion 7-year 15.74 per cent Sukuk offer, the Debt Management...

NFF orders LMC to ensure 2018/2019 NPFL season begin January 13

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, says it has advised the League Management Company, LMC, to ensure the commencement of 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League,...

Daughter hacks mother to death in Enugu

Enugu State Police Command has commenced investigation into the alleged murder of a 58-year-old woman by her daughter. The command’s spokesman, Ebere Amaraizu, said that...

2019: INEC urges ICPC to monitor political party finances, others

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has urged the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, to monitor finances of political parties. INEC...

NAICOM again bows to pressure, withdraws SIP policy

The National Insurance Commission, NAICOM, on Thursday withdrew State Insurance Producer, SIP, a new insurance distribution channel it newly evolved. The commission announced the withdrawal...

Nigerian Air Force says ‘substantial progress’ made to unravel murder of Badeh

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has called on those spreading the misinformation about the murder of former Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Air Chief...

3 burnt to death in Kogi accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, said on Wednesday that three persons were burnt to death in an accident at the Total filling station...

Police intelligence team in Nasarawa to fish out Badeh’s killers

The inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, has deployed the Police Intelligence Response Team and the Special Tactical Squad to Nasarawa State to fish out...

Nigerian federal, states, LGs share N812.76bn

Non-Mineral Revenue increased by N68.2 billion, from N159.4 billion in October, to N227.7 billion in November

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