Deputy Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Bala Na’Allah, on Monday said there is a need to reform the police as Nigeria is operating an obsolete Nigeria Police law, which had been in existence since 1943. Senator Bala Na’Allah said this at a dialogue session with the National Assembly and Stakeholders on Police Reform and Police […]
I followed constitution by skipping NYSC, says Communication MInister Adebayo Shittu The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, on Friday, insisted that he has not violated any law by evading the mandatory national service for fresh Nigerian graduates. The Oyo State governorship aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC) equated his sojourn as a lawmaker in […]
Govt, expert reveal how thousands of Nigerian women groan with fistula Govt, expert reveal how thousands of Nigerian women groan with fistula Thousands of women (many of whom are very young) suffer from obstetric fistula in Nigeria, and have remained without care. A professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Ibadan, Oladosun Ojengbede, […]
PDP mocks APC over Kano’s deputy governor defection The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is treating defectors to the party’s fold to a dinner at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. Speaking at the dinner, National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, told defectors from the ruling All Progressives Congress to be […]
VERBATIM: We’re comfortable that Kayode Fayemi will emerge Ekiti governor, says Al-Makura The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday said that he will resign his appointment as Minister of Mines and Steel Development in a week time. Watch Also: Reps withdraw police procurement bill rejected by Buhari. Fayemi has emerged the flag-bearer […]
Ekiti belongs to APC, we’ll take it back – Akande President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged South West caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to bring Ekiti State back into the fold of progressive states. Watch Also: SHOCKING: Reps pass 2018 budget after six months delay The president, who gave the challenge during a dinner meeting […]
Kayode Fayemi: Why I apologised to Ekiti people | Ayo Fayose is an ‘alawada’ The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday said that he will resign his appointment as Minister of Mines and Steel Development in a week time. Watch Also: Saraki Vs IGP: ‘Some of us have been earmarked for destruction’, […]
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that the devastating attack on Rivers State Judiciary on Friday is an attempt by the Police and the All Progressive Congress (APC ) to overthrow the Rivers State Government. The governor spoke on Friday after he inspected the Rivers State High Court Complex destroyed by the Police and […]
Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, has lamented his shocking defeat at the just-concluded ward congress conducted by his party, the All Progressives Congress, across Nigeria. Speaking with correspondents at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja, the governor said national leaders of the party had said no congress took place in any part of Imo state […]
The Nigeria government has begun recruitment of about 200,000 health promoters across the nation. The effort is part of measures by the country to reduce maternal and child deaths, and promote general health care services in the nation. The programme, Community Health Influencers, Promoters and Services (CHIPS) will help improve access to health and ensure […]
‘Recovery and recuperation of the President is symbolic of the recovery of Nigeria – Osinbajo President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Nigeria on Saturday, after 103 days in London where he received medical treatment for an undisclosed ailment. ‘Recovery Watch also: What Nigerian universities must do to address unemployment ― Senator Olujimi Buhari landed at the Abuja airport […]
President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Nigeria on Saturday, after 103 days in London where he received medical treatment for an undisclosed ailment. Buhari landed at the Abujaairport at exactly 4.36 p.m. Several government officials were at the airport to receive him.
Nigeria’s Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo signed the nation’s Appropriations Bill into Law on June 12, 2017, well over five months into the 2017 financial year. What this means is that for over five months, the government was spending funds that were not appropriated. While this misnomer is not new to Nigerians, it runs contrary to […]
“Last year in December we had written a story which was sourced from a petition that a civil society organisation in Lagos wrote to the Code of Conduct Bureau. In the petition, the organisation sort explanation why the chief of army staff given the grave allegations around him which bothered on some form of corruption […]
The House of Representatives has suspended Abdulmumin Jibrin, the sacked chairman of the House committee on Appropriation. Jibrin has been at loggerheads with the leadership of the house after his suspension in July. He has overtime accused the speaker of the House, Yakubu Dogara, 3 principal officers and 9 other lawmakers of budget padding. At […]
The Federal Government of Nigeria recently confime the outbreak of wild polio virus in Borno State, which has affected two children from Gwoza and Jere Local Government Areas (LGA) of the State. Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole, who confirmed the cases, described it is an unfortunate development. The country was recently removed from the […]
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