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States, FCT generate N1.31trn as IGR in 2020 — NBS [FULL LIST]

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, generated N1.31 trillion as Internally Generated Revenue, IGR in 2020 compared to N1.33 trillion recorded...

States, FCT generate N1.31trn as IGR in 2020 – NBS

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, generated N1.31 trillion as Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, in 2020 compared to N1.33 trillion recorded in 2019, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says.

Price of kerosene increases in March — NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N361.29 in March from N355.8 in February.

NiMet predicts 3 days of sunny, thunderstorms weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Tuesday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja...

Nigerian Customs seizes N786.9m contraband items in Kano, Jigawa

The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Strike Force Zone B, says it has seized contraband with a Duty Paid Value, DPV, of N786.91 million in the past three months.

Tambuwal, Wike, other PDP governors warn APC counterparts: ‘Stop courting Matawalle’

Six governors under the auspices of the People's Democratic Party, PDP Governors' Forum led by Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Wednesday urged...

PDP governors donate N100m to Zamfara fire victims, days after APC governors’ N50m donation

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governors’ Forum on Wednesday, donated N100 million to victims of the recent inferno that razed part of Tudun Wada...

Expect sunshine, thunderstorms for 3 days, says NiMet

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms from Wednesday to Friday across the country. NiMet's weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja...

NSF: 7 athletes test positive to COVID-19

Musa Ebomhiana, the Project Manager, Media and Communications, Sub-Committee for the Edo Games, says seven athletes at the ongoing 20th National Sports Festival, NSF, in Benin have tested positive to COVID-19 screening.

PDP begs Taraba striking workers to suspend action

The Taraba State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman, Kefas Agbu, on Friday appealed to the state’s striking workers to suspend the action.

NDLEA arrests Chadian, 35, for drug deal in Taraba

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Taraba has arrested a 35-year-old Chadian for an alleged drug deal.

NiMet predicts dust haze, thunderstorms from Tuesday to Thursday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted dust haze and thunderstorm from Tuesday to Thursday across the country. NiMet’s Weather Outlook, released on Monday in...

Bill to prohibit open defecation in Nigeria scales second reading

A bill seeking to prohibit open ruination and defecation in Nigeria on Wednesday scaled second reading in the Senate. The bill which seeks to establish...

Electricity restored to Maiduguri after 2 months of blackout

There was wild jubilation by some residents of Maiduguri town following the restoration of electricity on Wednesday evening after two months of total blackout. The...

NiMet predicts 3 days of dust haze, thunderstorms

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted dust haze and thunderstorms from Friday to Sunday. NiMet’s weather outlook released in Abuja, predicted dust haze condition to...

NiMet predicts 3 days of sunshine, dust haze

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted three days of sunshine and dust haze from Monday to Wednesday.

Alleged Taraba kidnap kingpin, Wadume, others to open defence May 18

Alleged Taraba kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu, aka Wadume, will open his defence in the terrorism charge preferred against him at the Federal High Court, Abuja, on May 18.

Hajj Savings Scheme launched in Adamawa, Taraba, Ebonyi

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, in collaboration with the Jaiz Bank Plc., has launched the National Hajj Savings Scheme, NHS, in Adamawa, Taraba and Ebonyi states.

Farmer/herder crises: Okechukwu backs Malami’s proposal for pastoral commission

The Director General of Voice of Nigeria, VON, Osita Okechukwu, has endorsed the proposal by the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami for the establishment of a pastoral commission to curb farmer/herder crisis in the country.

Nigeria reports 1,005 new COVID-19 infections, 24 deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, reported  24 deaths in 24 hours and 1,005 new cases of the coronavirus. The total number of COVID-19...

Nigerian govt disburses N6.4bn loan to cotton farmers in Gombe, Adamawa, Taraba

In a bid to promote cotton farming during rainy season, the Federal Government has granted N6.4 billion loan to farmers in Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.

Nigeria records 1,624 new COVID-19 infections, 9 more deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 1,624 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to...

Boko Haram destroys electricity tower in Maiduguri, entire city thrown into blackout

Residents of Maiduguri and environs have been thrown into lingering blackout following the destruction of one of the towers supplying electricity to the city from the national grid.

Nigeria records 1,883 new coronavirus cases in one day

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 1,883 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) infections,  bringing the total number of infected people in...

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