6:10 PM July 01, 2022

Politics

Sanwo-Olu signs three regulatory bills

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has signed into law three bills which were earlier passed by the state House of Assembly.Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Monday while also sweari...

Nwaoboshi backs Asaba monarch’s decision, decries attempt to polarise Anioma congress

The Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District in the Upper chamber of the national assembly, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has decried attempts by some persons he described as political jobbe...

2023: Osinbajo debunks plan to declare for presidency after APC convention

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has denied reports that he plans to declare his intention to run for president ahead of the 2023 elections after the All Progressives Congress Convention slated for Feb...

IPOB: Why FG can’t reveal how Nnamdi Kanu was extradited -Lawyer

Aloy Ejimakor, Special Counsel for the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has challenged the Nigerian government to reveal how the IPOB leader was arrested and extradi...

[BREAKING] Hushpuppi: FG, US discussing extradition of Abba Kyari, says Malami

The Attorney of the General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), says the United States Government and the Nigerian Government are discussing the possible extradition o...

NDLEA blames IPPIS as new officers protest non-payment of salary

Officers who recently graduated from the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency Academy have accused the agency of owing them six month salaries.The officers claimed they were yet to be paid t...

Beyond question, corruption is winning

COMING in cascades, a series of reports demonstrate the weakness of the anti-corruption war of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). News that Nigeria dropped five places in Transp...

2023: Dele Momodu declares presidential ambition in Edo hometown

Dele Momodu, on Sunday, declared his presidential ambition in his hometown, Ihevbe, Owan East Local Government Area of Edo State, noting that he remains the most qualified among those aspiring to t...

2023: Falana, Ezekwesili, Bugaje, Moghalu, labour, others to adopt single party –Utomi

Former presidential candidate and Co-Convener, Nigerian Consultative Forum, Prof Pat Utomi, has said prominent Nigerians, labour unions and civil society organisations are forming an alliance again...

ICPC scores UCH, NCDC, 24 others low on ethics, compliance

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has rated the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, the University College Hospital, Ibadan and 24 other government’s departmen...

35-year-old medical doctor joins Osun gov race

Dr Ademola Bayonle, a 35 -year- old medical doctor, has joined the race for the July 16 Osun governorship election, under the platform of the Young Progressive Party.Bayonle said this when h...

Buhari, APC have failed, says ex-Edo PDP spokesperson, Iyasere

The former Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Edo State and ex-executive member of the party in South-South, Prince Omo-Osunde Iyasere, has described as unfortunate the Channels...

2023: Hope for Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso as PDP moves to scrap zoning

There may be a beam of hope for popular politicians from the northern part of Nigeria who have shown interest to run for president in 2023 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party as the par...

BREAKING: Sunday Igboho will be released soon –Lawyer

Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, will soon be released from detention in Benin Republic, an Abuja-based human rights lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, has said....

EFCC’s charges against me politically motivated—Okorocha

Former Governor of Imo State and Presidential aspirant, Rochas Okorocha, has declared that the recent episodes between him and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was politically motivated...

Nnamdi Kanu: We’re open to peaceful engagements if FG’s ready – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said that its doors are opened for “meaningful” and “sincere” peaceful engagement with other nationalities and the Federal Government if, indeed, Nigeria is read...

#EndSARS: Senate calls for holistic reform of police force

The Senate has called for holistic reforms in the Nigeria Police Force, urging the Federal Government to employ more able-bodied personnel and inject more financial resources to procure arms, ammun...

Senate moves to cater for poor, aged Nigerians

The Senate on Wednesday considered a critical bill seeking to cater for poor, aged and vulnerable Nigerians, sponsored by the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege.According to an aide to ...

2023: Abdulsalami warns politicians against employing youths for electoral violence

Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar(retd.), has warned politicians against employing youths for political violence in the forthcoming elections, adding that the country already has e...

Full list: Senate confirms seven nominees as INEC commissioners

The Senate has confirmed seven nominees appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as National Commissioners and Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission....