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The federal government yesterday advised beneficiaries of the amnesty programme in the Niger Delta region to prepare for life after oil.
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday adjourned until Oct. 26 the trial of Clement Faboyede and Modupe Adetokunbo, chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), charged with money laundering.
Some two million children in Sierra Leone went back to school on Monday in a key test of the country's landmark free education programme for primary and high school students.
Tanko Yakasai, an elder statesman, says restructuring was conceived by Afenifere, a pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, to destabilise the country.
A presidential aspirant, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has berated the All Progressives Congress for charging N45m for his expression of interest and nomination forms in a country where an average citizen lives on less than a dollar a day.
A surprise visit by Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, to a hospital in the Kenyan Capital on Monday, led to the discovery of 12 dead babies hidden in cardboard boxes in apparent negligence.
Seven Gubernatorial aspirants under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Zamfara state chapter, have rejected the choice of the state commissioner for finance, Muktar Idris, as the party’s governorship candidate for the 2019 election.
Nduka Ugbade, the Assistant Coach of the Golden Eaglets, says the team will work on their lapses ahead of the final clash against Ghana’s Starlets at the ongoing 2019 U-17 AFCON qualifiers.
“The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, received the news of his death with shock and prayed that God grant his family and the nation the fortitude to bear the great loss,” the statement added
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, on Monday, advised serving members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who may be recruited as ad-hoc workers for the 2019 general election to avoid temptations that will compromise the conduct of the election.
Adebola Shabi, the Special Adviser Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Cleaner Lagos Initiative, on Friday said the aim of the initiative was to reduce waste pollution in the state.