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Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri Ahead Of Osinbajo’s Visit

Suspected Boko Haram sect members have launched attacks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Daily Post reports that gun shots are being fired in all directions around Jiddari Polo in Maiduguri, as residents scamper for safety. Security sources said the terrorists are attempting to occupy Maiduguri. Fierce battle is ongoing to repel …

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Former Health Minister Professor Babatunde Osotimehin Is Dead

Former Minister of Health Professor Babatunde Osotimehin has died. Exclusives Media reports that his death was announced at the Nigerian office of the United Nations body on Monday. Until his death, Osotimehin was the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). He was also the Director-General National Agency for …

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Senate Finally Passes President Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Bill

The Nigerian Senate has passed an executive bill proposed to enlist international assistance in the country’s efforts to tackle criminal matters, including money laundering, asset acquisition from proceeds of corruption and other forms of illicit financial flows. The proposed law, Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Between Nigeria and Other …

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