Governor Abdul’aziz Yari Abubakar, of Zamfara state, has pleaded with security agents to relocate to areas where criminals are giving the state and its people sleepless night and do battle with them.
A police Inspector attached to the Border Patrol Unit has been arrested for stealing a Bajaj motorcycle at the Morogbo area of Lagos.
Zainab Aliyu, the Nigerian girl arrested in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking, has been released by the Saudi authority, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mustapha Sulaiman, announced yesterday.
The PDP said yesterday the signing of the N30,000 minimum wage by President Muhammadu Buhari should not be a justification for any form of bullying or victimization of the Nigerian workers.
A two-storey building under construction on Tuesday collapsed in Ibadan, injuring eight persons.
Oil prices went down further yesterday on expectations that rising output from the United States and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) would offset most of the shortfall expected from U.S. sanctions on Iran, but analysts said markets remained tight.
The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed former Super Eagles’ captains Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu, as well as former star winger, Tijani Babangida as scouts and motivational figures for Nigeria’s campaign at the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt this summer.