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Yaqoub Popoola, Ado-Ekiti The dust-to-dawn curfew declared by Governor Ayo Fayose over communal clash in Ado-Ekiti seemed not have abated the crisis as unknown arsonists razed about 50 shops in the popular Oja-Oba market . Saturday Independent gathered that the hoodlums set the  market, located directly...

By Idongesit Ashameri, Uyo   There is a growing agitation among members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) executive in Akwa Ibom State over the...

By Chesa Chesa, Abuja and Oyeniran Apata, Lagos Perhaps with an eye on the Nobel Peace Prize in the immediate future, President Goodluck Jonathan, whose...

By Hassan Zaggi,  Abuja   Nigeria’s health sector has again recorded another milestone. This is as an Abuja-based private health facility, Zenith...

By Innocent Oweh, Abuja About N2 billion will be spent on the inauguration of the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on May 29 which over 50 presidents...

For eight eventful years, Dame Emmanuella Abimbola Fashola has served tirelessly as the wife, mother, home-builder and pillar of support to one of Nigeria’s...

By Chinyere Abiaziem, Lagos The news filtering in is that Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his alienated wife, Pastor Anita Oyakhilome, have chosen to reconcile...

By Chinwendu Nnadozie, Minna Niger State Police command has recorded a major breakthrough in checkmating criminals as it has recovered N42, 244, 000.00...

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has sealed a confectionery and multinational food outlet, Chocolate Royale, for...

By Celestine Amoke, Lagos It emerged on Friday, May 22, 2015, that 18 out of 36 states of the federation would begin an indefinite strike on Monday,...