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Suspected hoodlums, Wednesday, set the palace of the Olofin of Ado-Odo, Oba Lateef Adeniran, on fire, throwing the community in Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State in pandemonium.
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With its tales of infidelity, backstabbing and money-grabbing, "Lekki Wives" has become one of the most talked-about television programs in Nigeria.
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Globally respected Nigerian Jockey, the iconic DJ Jimmy JATT will lead team of DJs for the two-day event holding on Friday December 13 and Saturday December 14. JATT is joined by DJ Xclusive who's the official DJ at EME and a fan-favourite at COOL FM; DJ Humility of Rhythm FM, and the wildly popular DJ Neptune.
7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
The Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro, says the country loses an estimated N50 billion worth of properties annually to fire disasters.
7 hrs ago | Global Voices Online
Nelson Mandela , the first black president of South Africa who played a crucial role in that country's dismantling of apartheid, died on Thursday , December 5, 2013 at the age of 95. The beloved statesman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, who is often referred to as Madiba, spent 27 years in prison for his political activities during the country's ... (more)
In this 2012 file photo, protesters carry a mattress with the words "Kill corruption not subsidy", on the second day of a protest against a removal of fuel subsidies in Lagos REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye ABUJA/LAGOS, Dec 5 - Nigeria's drive to clean up a gasoline subsidy scheme that soaks up a fifth of federal spending is mired in confusion, with the ... (more)
A hospital where nursing mothers and their babies were illegally detained in dehumanising conditions for several months over non-payment of hospital bills has been uncovered in Lagos.
American Capital Energy & Infrastructure announced committed to invest up to $130 million in Azura Power Holdings Ltd., the company responsible for developing the Azura-Edo power project in Edo State, Nigeria .
The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, weekend revealed that it has clampdown on three illegal companies operating in the country and warned fraudsters to desist from such illegal practices or face the wrath of law.
Nigeria's Aviation Ministry says the international airport at the country's capital, Abuja, is closed with the runway blocked by a Saudi cargo plane.
Nigeria's military has restored the mobile phone service in the embattled city of Maiduguri, a day after a major raid by Islamists, which prompted a round-the-clock ban on movements.
Hauwa Ibrahim, a Nigerian human rights lawyer who won the European Parliament's Sakharov Prize in 2005, attends a high level conference on Human Rights at the European Parliament in Brussels, Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011.
Nigerian authorities have increased security patrols around the northeastern city of Maiduguri after Islamist militants attacked military bases there.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar, has described the late Deji of Akure, Oba Adebiyi Adesida, as an extremely detribalised Nigerian, whose love for peaceful co-existence was unparalleled.
Angela Uwandu, Head of Office, Avocats Sans Frontieres , has said over 1,000 Nigerians are on death row in various prisons across the country, with only four executions of condemned prison inmates carried out in the country in the last one year.
Udem Solomon, a singer from Calabar brought pity and gloom to the heart of the judges and audience as he performed Adele's "Someone like you' in remembrance of his sister who died 6 months ago in a car crash on her way to choir rehearsal.
Governor Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State yesterday said the All Progressives Congress will not pose any threat to the Peoples' Democratic Party come 2015.