Nigeria News

Petrol⛽, Diesel Imports Drop After👉 Border Closure

The nation's imports of petrol and diesel fell by about 11 per cent and 15 per cent, respectively in September, latest data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Thursday showed.

The decline in the imports of the petroleum products followed the partial closure on August 22 of the …

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No Going Back on👉Social Media Regulation, Says🔊 FG

The Federal Government says it will not rescind its decision to regulate social media.

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said this on Thursday during a courtesy call on him by the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers in Abuja.

Mohammed said, "Let me say, straight on, that the …

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LASG Arrests⛓ 19 Suspected Land Grabbers

The Lagos State Special Task Force on Land Grabbers has arrested 19 suspects for alleged trespass, illegal occupation, forceful land takeover and prevention of lawful entry by violence.

It was learnt that the suspects were arrested by officials of the LSSTFLG, led by the Coordinator, Owolabi Arole, and police officers …

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Ex-Minister Alex Akinyele Is Dead⚰

Alex Akinyele, a former Nigerian information minister and sports manager, has died.

Mr Akinyele passed on between late Thursday night and early Friday morning, the Nigerian Tribune reported one of his sons, Akinfolarin, as announcing in a statement. He was 81.

Details of Mr Akinyele's cause of death were not …

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