Headlines

The Bakassi block, a two-storey building of the female hostel at the Yaba College of Technology in Lagos, has been gutted by fire.

The fire, according to the Lagos State Fire Service, began 5:20am on Wednesday from an electric panel and was on till about 7:00am.

A Texas middle school teacher who was impregnated by a 13-year-old student could face up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Suffering has become the other name for weekend banking in Mbaise, Imo State.

 At the popular Ahiara-Junction in Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government Area, Imo State, our correspondent spoke to frustrated customers at United Bank for Africa (UBA), and Keystone Bank, who lamented poor services and their inability to withdraw money from the banks with their ATM cards.

A Supreme Court judge in Nigeria has been charged in court in the capital Abuja with corruption and money-laundering.

Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, who was allegedly found with several passports, pleaded not guilty to 15 counts of fraud.

He appeared along with seven other judges, who all denied the charges.

 

The trial of former Aviation Minister, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, over a N4.9 bilion fraud charge could not proceed at the Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, November 14, 2016.

This is because he is still in Kuje prison trying to perfect the conditions for his bail granted by a Federal High Court in Abuja on five-count charge of diversion of N26 million.

 A young black U.S. woman has cried out over her husband’s incessant demand of sex which she cannot meet up. According to her, she is in desperate need of help as she cannot match her husband’s high libido which has left her sex life in shamble.

Her complains:

Pages

Welcome to Nigeria News Flight

Zenith

National Assembly and challenge of morality

By Edward T. Dibiana

 

With over 360 days into the life of Nigeria’s current legislature, the narrative remains the same. The image of the federal parliament appears not to have significantly benefited from recent developments in this important arm of the country's government.

National Assembly and challenge of morality

By Edward T. Dibiana

 

With over 360 days into the life of Nigeria’s current legislature, the narrative remains the same. The image of the federal parliament appears not to have significantly benefited from recent developments in this important arm of the country's government.

How RRS arrested cable thief in Lagos

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command, over the weekend, arrested a vandal digging up the armoured cable and removing its silver protector in Ojota area of the state.

Why Ekiti govt delayed payment of workers’ salary, by Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has replied the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, attributing the state's inability to pay workers’ salary regularly to the current downturn in the nation's economy and the heavy loan burden left by his predecessor.

RIWAMA advocates better living standards, protection of ecosystem

The Sole Administrator of the Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Bro Felix Obuah, has said that for the full enjoyment of the potentials offered by nature to man, the ecosystem must be jealously guarded and protected by all.

Ignore govt directive on sack of bankers – NECA chief

Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has directed banks, financial institutions and other employers of labour to ignore the directive from Chris Ngige, the minister of labour and employment, directing banks and financial institutions to suspend further retrenchment of their workers.

Nigerian Muslims begin Ramadan on June 6

Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has announced the beginning of the Ramadan on Monday, June 6, 2016, after the sighting of the new moon in different places.

Can massive refinery solve Nigeria's energy crisis?

Nigeria has a problem: The country is one of the world's top oil producers, but it doesn't have enough gasoline to fuel its struggling economy.

Stumbling dollar, Nigeria militants push up oil prices

Brent crude oil prices rose on Monday, lifted by a plunge in the dollar that could spur demand just as attacks on Nigerian oil infrastructure tighten supplies, but signs of recovering U.S. output capped gains.

Buhari condemns mob killing of Igbo woman in Kano

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, at the weekend condemned the mob killing of a Christian woman trader in the country's Muslim-dominated north and pleaded for more religious tolerance.

Pages

No front page content has been created yet.