CBN to offer cotton farming loan facility to 15,000 farmers in Jigawa

BY SHEHU MUSA, Dutse. About 15,000 farmers in Jigawa State are to benefit from Federal Government…

NNPC Denies Theft of 48m Barrels of Crude Oil

…To sue blackmailers and purveyors of falsehood By Demola Abimboye The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,…

Sallah: FIRS extends deadline for tax filing by one week

…Felicitate with Nigerians on Eid-el Kabir celebration The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has extended the…

One killed, 16 injured as explosion rocks Maiduguri

The Borno Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Aliyu, today confirmed the death of one person with 16…

FIRS plans stamp duty palliatives for tenants

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) said it is working on a stamp duty palliative package…

Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs Director dies in road accident

The Director of Administration of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, Chinedozi Yusuf Nwoha,…

EID-EL-KABIR: OYO TO OPEN PRAYING GROUNDS, SAYS SOCIAL DISTANCING COMPULSORY

…FAITHFUL MUST OBSERVE ALL COVID-19 PROTOCOLS — GOVT The Oyo State Government, today, said Muslim Praying…

BREAKING: Afenifere leader, Pa Ayo Fasanmi, dies

Senator Ayo Fasanmi, prominent elder statesman and leader of Afenifere, the Yoruba socio-cultural group, is dead.…

Power projects: FG set to pay N8.64bn counterpart fund

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday approved the payment of €15.21m (N6,940,081,465.20) offshore and N1.71bn onshore…

Court Jails Man for False Asset Declaration

…As Jang’s Corruption Case Gets November 4 Adjournment Date. BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE The Gombe zonal…

Serial Fraudster Bags 53 Years for N17.1m Fraud

BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court, Ikeja, Lagos has sentenced…

We are taking loans to develop key infrastructure, reposition Oyo for economic growth – Gov. Makinde

…signs revised 2020 budget …Govt to adopt alternative project funding approach Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi…

Court Jails Ex-Air Force Chief Over Corruption

BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction of…

NDDC Probe: Reps Fire Back At Akpabio, Say Letter To Speaker Diversionary

…..Insist he must publish names of members who got contracts The House of Representatives has rejected…

BREAKING: Maina, Ex-Pension Boss, Released From Kuje Prison

Abdulrasheed Maina, ex-chairman, Pension Reformed Task Team, PRTT, has been released from Kuje Correctional Centre nine…

COVID-19: SSANIP Rejects Reopening of Polytechnics

By Joe Adedeji, Ilorin The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics (SSANIP) South West Zone has…

Governor Badaru assents to 2020 revised budget

BY SHEHU MUSA, Dutse Governor Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has assented to 2020 revised…

I will keep making appointments on merit – Makinde

…as he swears-in ex-NLC chair as Perm Sec, Governing Councils of state-owned tertiary institutions The Governor…

Akpabio names lawmakers who got NDDC contracts

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has named some federal lawmakers who allegedly got…

Celebrating Julie Coker At 81

From 1955, when the first T.V. station in Africa took to the airwaves, Nigeria has come…