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Court orders forfeiture of 56 houses linked to Diezani

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the temporary forfeiture of 56 houses linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.

Nigerian Navy names successful candidates for 2017 recruitment

The Nigerian Navy has announced the release of the list of successful candidates in the aptitude test that was held nationwide on August 12, 2017.

Anambra guber: APC has no preferred candidate – Izunaso

National Organising Secretary of All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Osita Izunaso, has said that the party has no preferred candidate for the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra.

Customs impounds container load of Army uniforms

The Kirikiri Lighter Terminal Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted a 40ft container of plain Army camouflage uniforms along and arrested two suspects.

Tell Nigerians how N1.3 trillion was spent – PDP tells Osinbajo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a swipe at Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who earlier in the week, said the current administration spent the sum of N1.3 trillion on the execution of capital projects in 2016 alone.

We no longer issue visas to Nigerians – Netherlands Embassy

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nigeria, on Tuesday reminded Nigerians that it was no longer in the business of issuing them visas.

Eld-el-Kabir: Lagos begins sale of LAKE Rice Thursday

In preparation for the forthcoming Eid-El-Kabir celebration and to ensure food security in Lagos State, the state government says it would on Thursday, August 24 commence the sale of LAKE Rice in various centres across the state.

Man charged with possession of human skull, bones

A 30-year-old man, Shehu Gidado, was on Tuesday arraigned in an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, over alleged unlawful possession of human skull and ribs.

UNILAG student accused of raping colleague granted N200,000 bail

A 500-level student of the University of Lagos, Oluwatobi Emehin, who was arraigned for allegedly raping a fellow student, was granted bail on Tuesday by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Man gets electrocuted while attempting to steal cable

Nemesis caught up with a man who tried to steal transformer cable belonging to the Eko Electricity Distribution Company as he got electrocuted when electricity supply was restored to the equipment.

Lagos monarch urges youths to embrace farming

Chief Bolanle Ogundara, Olotu of Ereko-Elepete, a monarch in Ikorodu, Lagos, on Tuesday urged youths to embrace farming so as to ensure the success of the Federal Government Agriculture Policy.

Randy teacher docked for allegedly defiling 3 sisters

A 23-year-old teacher, Ibrahim Idris, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defiling three teenagers of the same parents.

No importation of rotten eggs into Nigeria – Association

Dr Ayoola Oduntan, President of Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), said on Tuesday that nobody imported rotten eggs into the country.

Lagos pays homage to jollof rice

In Nigeria, jollof rice isn’t just a tasty West African dish — it’s a national obsession.

NCAA optimistic Nigeria will retain Category One safety status

Capt. Muhtar Usman, the Director-General, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has expressed optimism that the country would retain its Category One safety status it attained in 2015.

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Court orders forfeiture of 56 houses linked to Diezani

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the temporary forfeiture of 56 houses linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.

Ronaldo’s final appeal against 5-game ban rejected

Cristiano Ronaldo's final route of appeal against his five-match ban for pushing a referee after being sent off in the Spanish Super Cup was rejected by Spain's administrative sports court (TAD) on Tuesday.

Ex-Taraba acting gov dumps PDP for APC

Former acting governor of Taraba, Alhaji Garba Umar, on Tuesday dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Nigerian Navy names successful candidates for 2017 recruitment

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Woman married to 2 men granted divorce in Ibadan

A middle aged woman married to two husbands in Ibadan has gotten the leave of a Customary Court to divorce one of the husbands.

Something radically different must happen for Nigeria to survive – Ezekwesili

Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education, has said the existing order must be overthrown for Nigeria to survive, warning that the country is “not presently sustainable”.

Own goal seals Liverpool win at Hoffenheim

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool are far from certain of a Champions League group stage berth despite their 2-1 win at Hoffenheim on Tuesday in their play-off, first-leg.

The pro and anti Buhari protests

Just like the presidents of every country of the world are very important to their citizens, the case is the same in Nigeria. Nigerian presidents are of great significance to their people.

Fed govt to review all trade, investment agreements since 1960

Chiedu Osakwe, director-general of the Nigeria office for trade negotiations, says the agency will embark on a review of all the trade and investment agreements entered into with countries and entities since 1960.