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Senate recovers N120b from companies involved in revenue scam

The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport, has summoned more companies after it had recovered N120 billion from companies...

Another ritualist den uncovered in Lagos

Residents of Ijaiye, Ahmadiyya and Abule-Egba areas of Lagos State are yet to overcome the shock of a ritualists’ den, popularly called Ajale, discovered...
Governor Kashim Shettima

31 fishermen killed by Boko Haram in Borno

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of...

Emirates’ passenger dies on arrival at Lagos Airport

A Nigerian passenger on Emirates Airlines on Wednesday slumped and died on arrival at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos. The passenger,...

Lagos must stop sand-filling lagoons -Nwilo

Former Surveyor-General of the Federation Prof. Peter Nwilo has urged the Lagos State Government to stop construction and all sand filling works around Lagoon...

My wife beats me at will – Man tells court

A retiree, Taofeek Giwa, on Friday prayed an Idi-Ogungun Customary Court, Agodi-Ibadan, to dissolve the seven-year-old marriage with Abiodun Omotayo, on the ground that...

FG plans to re-open Chibok’s girls school

Federal government is working hard to reopen Government Girls’ Secondary School (GGSS), Chibok, Borno state where Boko Haram abducted 276 schools in April 2014. The...
Kemi Adeosun

Adeosun heads new committee on pension debts

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a committee, headed by Kemi Adeosun, the Finance minister,   to estimate the pension liability of the Federal Government. Budget...

Fire guts Ebonyi govt. house

The accounts section of the Ebonyi Government House was on Friday gutted by fire which disrupted activities within the complex. No life was reported lost...

German jobless rate hits historic low as job vacancies at record high

Berlin (dpa) – German unemployment fell sharply in March, as a pickup in Europe's biggest economy resulted in hiring gaining pace and the jobless...