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...
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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...

Sacking of popular S African finance minister raises worries on Zuma

Johannesburg (dpa) – Popular South African finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been sacked amid one of the most dramatic shake-ups of the embattled presidency...

Senate suspends RECs confirmation over Magu

The Senate on Tuesday stood down the confirmation of 27 Resident Electoral Commissioners(REC) for two weeks. This was in protest of what the senate termed...

Husband rapes wife in presence of children

"My husband rapes me in the presence of our children", a 40-year-old trader, Bolanle AbdulKareem told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Wednesday. Bolanle...