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Children's rights activists have condemned the pardon of two child rapists by the Tanzanian president.
President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged those who want to contest against him in 2019 to an integrity test, stating that those who ruled Nigeria without vision and looted the nation’s treasury are the same people boasting that they will displace the APC government and return to office.
A pastor, Adedayo Adeyemo, on Wednesday asked an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve the nine-year-old marriage between him and his wife, Kemi.
The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said no fewer than 270,000 children aged 0 to 14 years were living with HIV in Nigeria in 2016.
An international non-governmental organisation, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, has disclosed that 33 per cent of Nigerian children under five years are stunted.
At least 10,000 indigent children in Ekiti State will be provided Christmas dress made from ankara and other materials during the yuletide season.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday said the federal government is now implementing its school feeding programme in 19 states in Nigeria.
The Jigawa State Government said it has treated 57, 657 cases of acute child malnutrition in the state in 2017.
Gombe State Government says it is targeting 70,000 children between nine to 59 months for vaccination against measles in the state’s inoculation exercise scheduled for Nov. 30.
Yul Edochie has said Willie Obiano “really humiliated” other candidates in the recently held Anambra governorship poll.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has admitted an additional volume of 51.3 million ordinary shares of 50 kobo each of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc on the daily official list of the Exchange.
The prevailing hazy weather over major parts of the country has continued to disrupt flight operations, especially in the southern part of the country.
The United Nations, through the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund, has allocated $13.4 million to help thousands of children, women and men in need of urgent humanitarian assistance in crisis-hit north-east Nigeria.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is aiming to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon after extending his contract with the Nigeria Football Federation for two more years.
The Lagos State Acting Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal on Tuesday assured residents and visitors of utmost safety amid tight security across the length and breadth of the State during the yuletide.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to drive more cautiously due to the change in weather conditions in most parts of the country.
A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, yesterday convicted two persons, a father and son, for illegal production, possession and storage of (ethanol) illicit gin.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Kano State Zone, on Friday, not only described as unconstitutional but also condemned the dismissal of its members at the Kogi State University and Lagos State University.
A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday dismissed a suit filed by Believers Loveworld, also known as Christ Embassy, for lacking in merit.