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Fixing Nigeria’s politics requires new developmental organisations – Soludo

The Anambra State Governor-Elect, Chukwuma Soludo, has noted that fixing politics in Nigeria requires new developmental organisations.Soludo was speaking at the 2021 Pioneer Class Graduation...

You killed our people and labelled them bandits, Ogun villagers tackle police

Controversies continue to surround the killing of two persons the police described as bandits after they allegedly attacked some herdsmen in Saala Orile in the Yewa-North Local Government Area of O...

Buhari cancelled Zamfara trip for fear of terrorists —PDP

Following the cancellation of his trip to Gusau, the Zamfara State Capital on Thursday, the Peoples Democratic Party has criticised the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for cancel...

Corruption is cancer, we must call it out —Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the pursuit of the common good requires a collective condemnation and exposure of corruption and corrupt practices, which he termed cancer to the country....

Buhari sympathises with Onitsha traders over fire incidents

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has extended heartfelt condolences to the victims of the fire incident at the Main Market and Relief Market in Onitsha, Anambra State, which r...

Zoning: Buhari will guide APC, says Gov Abiodun

Ahead of the All Progressives Congress National Convention on February 26, the Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has expressed confidence that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.)...

Reps demand CBN port policy’s suspension, summon Emefiele

The House of Representatives, on Thursday, asked the Central Bank of Nigeria to suspend the electronic evaluation and invoicing policy recently introduced in the import and export chain, warning th...

FG decries rate of out-of-school children

The Federal Government has decried the rate of out-of-school children in Nigeria, promising to take action to ensure they return to school to get the education they deserve.The government’s ...

Buhari inaugurates BUA’s three million metric tonnes cement plant

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (Retd.), on Thursday, paid a visit to Sokoto State to inaugurate a cement plant owned by BUA Group, as well as a power plant.He was hosted by So...

2023 presidency: Northern group seeks support for Umahi

A group under the aegis of Northern Organisation Umahi for President has lauded the aspiration of the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, to lead Nigeria in 2023.The group code named its miss...

Deal with persons, groups undermining peace efforts, Buhari orders military

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has directed the military and other security services to deal decisively with any person or group undermining efforts at achieving sustainable...

Abia, Imo farm estates ready for inauguration –FG

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that two farm estates located in Abia and Imo states had been completed and were ready for inauguration.It said the Integrated Farm Estate in Ari...

Pictorial: Comedienne Helen Paul inducted as chartered public administrator

Nigerian comedienne, Helen Paul, has been inducted as a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Local Government and Public Administration of Nigeria.This was revealed by media personality, Top...

BREAKING: Court orders EFCC to pay Ubani N12m for illegal detention

A High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to pay the Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law, NBA-SPIDEL, Mo...

Reps to investigate N1.2tn of unremitted FG funds in commercial banks

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, has set up an ad hoc committee to investigate funds belonging to the Federal Government being held in commercial banks.The lower chamber of the Na...

NYSC seeks help to tackle dilapidated camps, office buildings

The National Youth Service Corps on Wednesday raised concerns over the poor state of infrastructure and operating conditions at its orientation camps nationwide.The organisation blamed the p...

2023: ACF warns against endorsing candidates, to meet Afenifere, Ohanaeze, others

The pan-Northern socio-political organisation, Arewa Consultative Forum, has cautioned members against endorsing presidential candidates ahead of the 2023 presidential election in the country....

Judiciary to present budget directly to NASS, says Gbajabiamila

The National Assembly said that the contentious separation of powers among the three arms of government in Nigeria would be totally enforced ahead of the 2023 general elections.The legislatu...

Fuel subsidy: Stop petroleum smuggling, Lawan tasks security agencies

The President of the Sente, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday tasked heads of security and paramilitary agencies to do more to checkmate smuggling of petroleum products out of Nigeria.Present at the m...

AFCON: CAF moves quarter-final matches from Olembe Stadium after stampede

The Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final match due to be played at the Olembe Stadium in Yaounde on Sunday will be switched to another venue after Monday’s deadly crush, African football supremo Pat...