Category : Local

News / Local - 3 days ago

EFCC raids homes of suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu

The South-East zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it had raided two homes of suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu.Acting Spokesperson of the commission,  Mr Tony Orilade, who disclosed this in a statement in Ab...

News / Local - 3 days ago

Police uncover fake drugs factory, arrest 4 in Lagos

The Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested four persons operating an illegal fake drug production factory in Lagos.The Force Public Relations Officer, Ag. DCP Jimoh Moshood, told newsmen on Friday in Lagos that the...

News / Local - 4 days ago

Pulse List 2018: Top 5 corruption stories in Nigeria

Nothing gets the attention of Nigerians quite like a good corruption story, the most obscene it is, the better. In 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari ran on a campaign to rid the nation of corruption, but one seems to pop up as frequently as flies at d...

News / Local - 4 days ago

Nigeria’s Inflation rate increases in November

The National Bureau of statistics (NBS), says the Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measured inflation increased to 11.28 per cent (year-on-year) in November from 11.26 per cent recorded in October.The NBS disclosed this in its “CPI and...

News / Local - 4 days ago

Okupe in EFCC's hot water for receiving N120m from Dasuki

Former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, is in troubled waters with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for receiving the sum of N120 million from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA).EFCC operatives had invaded his Lagos...

News / Local - 4 days ago

Power generation increases to 8,795mw in November

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) rolled out 116,659.8 megawatts in November due to increase in electricity generation.The daily statistics of TCN operations obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) from Nigerian Electricity System Operat...

News / Local - 4 days ago

Minimum Wage: Governors to meet Buhari again

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari again over the issue of new minimum wage.The forum took the decision at its last meeting for 2018, presided by the chairman of Forum and Governor of Zamafara Stat...