The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has mandated banks to open Forex retail office at all major airports to ease transactions for intending travellers.
This will come about the time that Sheriff is planning to seek for an order to resume work at the party’s national headquarters (Wadata Plaza) which had been under lock and key for several months.
Two civil society groups say the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has denied their Freedom of Information requests demanding access to written assets declaration of current and past elected and appointed officials.
Former Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has rejected accusations made in court by prosecution counsel that he and his lawyers are tactically delaying his trial.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has released a list of 131 successful Hajj licensed operators for 2017 hajj exercise.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) data reflected that 11,703,709 applications were received between 2010 and 2016.
The emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has disclosed that a family law will soon be introduced in Kano state with a view to addressing issues of forced marriages, and to spell out conditions to be met before a man could marry more than one wife.
Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has called on the South African government to take decisive and definitive measures to protect Nigerian citizens and other Africans within South African borders.
Men of the Nigeria Police Force have barricaded entrance to the International Conference Centre, Abuja, venue for the PDP Stakeholders meeting, slated for 2:00pm today.
The Police have sealed off the International Conference Centre, ICC, Abuja, Venue of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Stakeholders meeting summoned by the sacked National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi.
An Investigative committee set up by the Kano state chapter of All Progressive Congress (APC) has summoned the immediate past governor of the state, Senator Rabi’u Muss Kwankwaso to appear before it on March 3, 2017.
Three UN agencies said on Monday declared famine in parts of South Sudan.
Students of the University of Abuja on Monday morning blocked Abuja - Gwagwalada highway, the main expressway into #Nigeria''s capital city as they protest against the killing of their colleague.
One hundred and eight former state governors are currently living off their states through pensions and other entitlements they provided for themselves while in office.
Former Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew Yakubu has asked a Federal High Court in Kano to set aside the order of forfeiture granted the Federal Government on the sum of $9.
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said Nigeria could only achieve enduring greatness with leaders at all levels who possess universal values and have passion for the common good.
Nigerian ambassador-designates will be posted to the country’s various missions abroad in May, Daily Trust has gathered.
Commissioner of Police (CP) Musa Kimo yesterday assumed office as the new Commissioner of Police for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Justice Minister, Abubakar Malami (SAN) to initiate legal action against states that diverted part of the N388.
The National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN has appointed Comrade Yussuf Olatunji Kelani, her Deputy President as Acting President of the Council following considering uncertainty over whereabout of the president, Barr.
Thirteen persons have been arrested in Jos the Plateau State capital for allegedly operating a baby factory along old Bukuru park following a tip-off by a victim of the syndicate.
Following resurgence of attacks by remnants of the Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of Borno State, Governor Kashim Shettima has held emergency meetings with heads of the Nigerian Army, Air Force, Police and the Department of State Security (DSS).
The Anambra State Government has banned the use of vulnerable persons by some people to source alms across the state.
The executive members of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Nasarawa state chapter, have challenged some aggrieved members of the union who queried the recent amendment of the union’s constitution to seek redress in court.
The Network for Child Protection, Council of Imams and Ulamas and the Ministry of Women Affairs in Kaduna State have been urged to arrest a fish seller who is being accused of abusing a 7-year-old Almajiri boy in Kaduna.
The secretariat of the National Youth Service Corps in Benin, Edo State, was on Saturday partially destroyed by fire.
A group, Coalition for Bagana Peaceful Co-existence, has appealed to the Inspector General of Police and the Kogi State Government to ascertain the whereabouts of the Hausa leader of Bagana, Alhaji Audi Musa who was abducted from his house in Omala LGA of Kogi State almost a month ago.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that power generation in the country has stepped up to 4,000 megawatts in the last two weeks.
The Kaduna State House of Assembly, in collaboration with the state Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development and civil society organisations (CSOs), has resolved to set up a Gender Technical Unit (GTU) and integrate it in the system within a year.
A group of students, Fabulous Foundation, visited the Aba Prisons at the weekend and presented tubers of yam, a bag of beans, five bags of rice, mosquito nets, bags of salt and sugar, cartons of bar soap and detergents, cooking oil, and an undisclosed amount of money to the inmates.