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Imo government obeys court orders, stops swearing-in of new Imo deputy governor

A High Court in Owerri, the Imo State Capital, has stopped the swearing-in of Calistus Ekenze as the new Deputy Governor of the state.

No loss of life in fire incident, only tanker, generator house burnt – Ecobank...

The Management of Ecobank Nigeria has said that there was no loss of life in Tuesday’s fire incident at the bank’s headquarters in Victoria Island.

There will be stability in Birnin Gwari, Zamfara soon, Buratai vows

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday promised to ensure the state of insecurity in Zamfara and Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State was over very soon.

Benue: Buhari will never be part of any unconstitutional act, says Presidency

The Presidency has said any attempt to link Muhamadu Buhari, the President M of Nigeria to the ongoing Benue impeachment saga will not stick.

Police command disbands MTD over alleged extortion, illegal detention in Borno

The Police Command in Borno said it had closed its Motor Traffic Division (MTD) over allegation of extortion and illegal detention of tricycle operators by its personnel.

2019: NYSC partners security agencies, others on corps members’ security

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it is partnering with various security agencies and other stakeholders to ensure safety of corps members ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Video: Normalcy returns at Ecobank Headquarters after fire incident

A huge fire has engulfed Ecobank at Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State.

PTDF to introduce scholarship for students in Nigerian varsities

Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has concluded plans to introduce a scholarship scheme for students in Nigerian universities.

Former Niger governor urges Nigerians to take security as personal responsibility

The Chairman, Board of Trustees of Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation, Muazu Babangida-Aliyu has urged all Nigerians to take the issue of security as a personal responsibility.

CSO blames “money bags” politics for poor democratic dividends

The Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement on Monday said Nigeria’s democracy was not delivering its dividends adequately due to “money bag politics’’.