The States

The Sokoto State Government said students from the state had not enrolled in the West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations for the past two years, due to the failure of the West African Examination Council...

Operatives of the Enugu Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested 36 suspected internet fraudsters. The commission said the suspects engaged in internet scams involving foreign nationals.  ...

Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi, has nominated five persons as commissioners into his cabinet. Their names have been forwarded to the State House of Assembly for screening on Thursday (today). Chief Press Secretary to the Speaker...

An officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, has reportedly slumped and died in the process while on duty at the Ojota post in the state. The tragic incident which occurred at about 7.30am...

At least 18 bodies were recovered while six persons were declared missing after a boat capsized in the Mai’adua Local Government Area of Katsina State. A resident, Lawal Sakatare, who confirmed the incident, said 24 persons...

Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State has declared a state of emergency on infrastructure, especially roads, in the state. He Soludo made the declaration on Wednesday in Awka during a town hall meeting with traditional rulers,...

Flooding in Benin City, the state capital, has become an annual ritual that throws residents into anguish and ceaseless pain, ADEYINKA ADEDIPE writes  These are not the best of times for residents of Benin, Edo State...

Traditional Ruler of the Okpoama community in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, the Amayanabo of Okpoama Kingdom, King Emmanuel Ebitimi Banigo, has sanctioned the raid on spots used by drug peddlers. The monarch also...

The Katsina State Police Command has rescued 12 victims of human trafficking in the Daura Local Government Area of the state. Details surrounding their rescue were still sketchy as of Wednesday evening. The spokesman for the police...

Gombe state governor Inuwa Yahaya has urged youths to shun violence and other destructive tendencies, while cultivating the virtues of discipline and self-control in the society. He stated this on Friday at a Tafsir session at...