Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as a “mafia organisation”, vowing to privatise it if elected.
Former Police spokesman, Frank Mba, ACP, has been named the new force Public Relations Officer.
Nigeria’s Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire, Amb. Ibrahim Isah, has died, Foreign Affairs Ministry officials, have confirmed.
Following the recent fatal clash at the All Progressives Congress (APC’s) governorship flag off Campaign on Tuesday, 8th January 2019, the national leadership of Road Transport Workers Union has suspended one of the union’s factional leaders in Lagos, Azeez Lawal, famously known as Kunle Poly.
A tanker heavily-laden with diesel yesterday’s afternoon failed brake and immediately crashed at Abakaliki/Enugu express way in Ebonyi state.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday arraigned Doyin Okupe, a former senior special assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan, for N702m money laundering.
In Nigeria, Armed Forces Day, also known as Remembrance Day, is celebrated today 15th January.
President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the federal Ministry of Science and Technology to subject its inventions to the fight against corruption and insecurity in Nigeria.
Popular Nigerian comedian – Basketmouth, joined vice president, Osinbajo to do Street Walk and Neighbourhood visits in some parts of Lagos yesterday.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential campaign train, yesterday, made a stop in two South West states of Ekiti and Ondo on Monday with the Presidential Candidate of the party.