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Badeh Asked Me to Lie to EFCC That I ...

[Premium Times] The fourth prosecution witness in the trial of former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, has narrated how he was instructed to lie to authorities and pretend as the owner of Mr. Badeh’s N1.8 billion shopping mall. Source: Niger feed

The Global Fund, Governance and the S...

[Nigeria Health Watch] Gloria is a vibrant young lady who is “living positively” with HIV. She featured on our #OpenMoH radio show five months ago and shared with us the difficulties faced by people living with HIV (PLHIV) in accessing their life-saving antiretrovirals (ARVs). Source: Niger feed

Court Restrains Modu Sheriff From Par...

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has granted an interim injunction restraining Ali Modu Sheriff from parading himself as the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Source: Niger feed

Court Fixes Zakzaky's N2 Billion...

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed June 14 for hearing in the suit filed by detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. Source: Niger feed

7 Top Sporting Moments Last Week

[Premium Times] It was the final day of the 2015/16 football season in Europe’s top leagues and some fond farewells also. David Haye won another fight on his return to the ring while Blessing Okagbare seems to be picking up speed at just the right time. Source: Niger feed

Rio 2016 to Offer 450,000 Condoms to ...

[Premium Times] Around 450,000 pieces of condoms will be distributed to athletes during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, a figure three times higher than the condoms distributed in London 2012. Source: Niger feed

Bayelsa Youths 'Arrest' Agi...

[Premium Times] The Bayelsa State Government on Monday said some armed youths from Ikienghenbiri community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state had been arrested for allegedly vandalising a major oil pipeline in the state. Source: Niger feed

Fayose Makes History, Bans Cattle Gra...

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has banned grazing and rearing of cattle in the state, saying those interested in cattle farming should get their own private cattle ranch. Source: Niger feed

PDP Governors Sack Sheriff

[Vanguard] Fears of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, formally splitting were assuaged, yesterday, after warring party leaders, meeting in factional conventions in Abuja and Port-Harcourt, made common ground with the sacking of the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff executive of the party. Source: Niger feed

New Generation Aims to Plug Africa�...

[IPS] Dakar, Senegal -The tonnes of uncollected garbage piling up on the streets of her home in Cairo was a brain wave for Sherien Elagroudy. Source: Niger feed

Enyimba Surge Ahead, Beat Nasarawa

[Vanguard] Champions Enyimba contin-ued their surge up the Nigeria league table after they edged past Nasarawa United 1-0 yesterday. Source: Niger feed

Abductors Release Kwara APC Chairman,...

[Vanguard] The governor of Kwara state, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has confirmed the release of Hon. Ishola Balogun Fulani and Chief Bode Adekanye by their abductors. Source: Niger feed

Establishment of Feed Mill Factories ...

[Daily Trust] Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has observed that the establishment of feed mill factories for a wide range of livestock has the ability to help defuse the conflicts between herders and farmers currently costing too many lives and livelihoods in Nigeria. Source: Niger feed

Nigeria Receives Stolen Artefact

[Daily Trust] As part of events marking the 2016 International Museum Day, the Nigerian government on Wednesday received the Nok Terracotta piece repatriated after it was intercepted in France while in transit from Togo to the United States in 2008. Source: Niger feed

Return of Chibok Schoolgirl Renews Ho...

[HRW] After more than two years, Amina Ali, one of the 276 schoolgirls Boko Haram fighters abducted from a Chibok school in a 2014 attack that sparked lasting international outrage, was found this week. She was reportedly identified by a member of a civilian vigilante group assisting Nigerian soldiers in the fight against Boko Haram. […]

Gaadi Targets Victory Over Former Clu...

[Daily Trust] Abia Warriors goalkeeper, John Gaadi is targeting a convincing win over his former club Sunshine Stars in Akure in their week 19 encounter. Source: Niger feed

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