Court Orders FG To Renew Shell’s OML 11 For 20 Years
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Minister of Petroleum Resources to grant the renewal of the Oil Mineral Lease (OML) 11 to Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria for 20 years.
Nigeria Customs React To Seme Border Closure
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has denied the closure of the Seme-Krake border, disclosing that the ongoing joint security exercise in the area was to tackle transborder crimes.
US Court Jails Nigerian For $8.3m Healthcare Fraud
A Nigerian, Ayodeji Fatunmbi, has been jailed for 46 months by a California court for defrauding the US government over $8million Medicare charges.
RevolutionNow: Groups Petition UN, AU Over Sowore’s Detention
At least 48 rights and press freedom organisations have petitioned the United Nations and the African Union over the detention of the founder of SaharaReporters, Omoyele Sowore.
What FG Told 77 Nigerians Arrested By FBI To Do
The Federal Government has asked the 77 Nigerians arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in an ongoing investigation related to fraud cases to voluntarily turn themselves in or risk being extradited to the United States.
Boko Haram: 133 Nigerian Refugees Return From Cameroon
About 133 Nigerian refugees who fled the country for Cameroon in the wake of the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast have returned to the country.
Truck Crushes Army Personnel To Death In Ogun
An Army officer has been crushed to death by a truck loaded with granite on Friday at Iyana Mortuary area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
Next Level: Lai Mohammed Reveals Plan To Licence Online Radio, TV Stations
Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Friday said that President Muhammadu Buhari had approved licencing of online radio and television stations.
Latest Kogi State News Headlines For Today August 23rd
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TICAD7: What Buhari Will Tell Shinzo Abe, Others In Japan – Presidency
President Muhammadu Buhari will appraise Nigeria-Japan relations and takeaways from TICAD6 when he attends the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7), his media aide Femi Adesina said Friday.
Latest Taraba State Online News Headlines For Today August 23rd
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NYSC Hands Over 3 ‘Otondos’ To Police (See Why)
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Taraba state has handed over three young men caught in possession of fake certificates while posing as graduates of tertiary institutions to the police, Concise News reports.
RUGA: Ohanaeze President Reacts To ‘Receiving N6.2b From Buhari’
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo has denied the allegations that its President General, Nina Nwodo, and former Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu received N6.2billion from President Buhari for the establishment of RUGA in the Southeast.
Buhari Meets Northern Monarchs In Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with traditional rulers from the north in Abuja, Concise News reports.
COZA: Biodun Fatoyinbo Reacts To PFN Probe Report
The Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth Of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has said that he did not honour the PFN invitation due to legal advice hinged on the ongoing Police investigation.
Why IPOB Attack On Ekweremadu Can’t Stop Igbo Presidency – Ohanaeze
Ohanaeze Ndigbo has stated that the recent attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) will not dim the chances of the emergence of an Igbo-Nigerian President in 2023.
Dino Melaye Reacts To Tribunal’s Ruling Against Senatorial Election
Dino Melaye has laughed off the nullification of his senatorial election by the Kogi State National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal.
What Tribunal Asked INEC To Do After Sacking Dino Melaye
The Kogi State National and State Assembly Election Tribunal on Friday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct a fresh election after sacking Senator Dino Melaye as the representative of Kogi West.
Jonathan’s Camp Reacts To Buhari Minister’s Vow To Probe $9bn Fraud
Loyalists to former President Goodluck Jonathan has challenged the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, for vowing to probe the $9 billion judgment against Nigeria in the United Kingdom.
Latest World Biafra Online News For Today, August 23rd
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