Gov. Idris Wada of Kogi on Wednesday dissolved the state executive council.

The Borno Government on Wednesday pledged N50 million ransom for information that would lead to the rescue of the abducted students of the Government Girls Secondary School Chibok, Chibok Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called for the immediate and unconditional release of 100 school girls abducted from their hostel on Monday in Chibok, Borno.

Still in a state of shock over the monumental loss of lives and severe bodily injuries following the Nyanya bus park bomb blast, on Monday, April 14, the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) is highly worried over the consistent deterioration of security in the country, despite several statements from government that she is ‘’on top of the matter’’.

The minister of defence, Lt.-Gen. Aliyu Gusau (rtd) has called for greater collaboration among the armed forces in the fight against insurgents in the country as he commended the Nigerian Air Force for “doing a good job” since its creation.

Constitutional lawyer Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa who got a court injunction barring the Lagos state government from collecting levies at the Lekki-Ikoyi bridge has cried out against a plot to assasinate him.

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, on Wednesday sentenced a 28-year-old mechanic to six months imprisonment for trafficking in a narcotic drug.

An Ihunmwode Magistrates’ Court, Benin, on Wednesday remanded three men in prison custody for allegedly killing a 38-year-old man, Osarobo Iyare, with a gun.

The FCT Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) arrested 64 suspected drug traffickers between January and March, a statement said in Abuja on Wednesday.