Monday, January 20, 2020

Buhari, British PM Meet in London

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, on the sidelines of the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020, in London.  According to...

Lalong  Reacts to Victory, Says it’s Time for Building Enduring Legacy...

Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong says the affirmation of his election victory by the Supreme Court has finally sealed and confirmed beyond further questioning...

Sanwo-Olu Appoints Five New Permanent Secretaries

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of five new permanent secretaries. A circular released on Monday by the Head of...

Supreme Court Upholds Lalong’s Victory.

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Simon Lalong as the Governor of Plateau State. The apex court gave the judgement on Monday in...

Double Registration: Court Strikes Out Natasha Akpoti’s Suit against Yahaya Bello

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, dismissed a suit filed by Natasha Akpoti, Social Democratic Party (SDP)’s candidate in the Nov. 16 governorship...

Fintiri Sympathises with LCCN Church over Pastor’s Murder

Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri has expressed concern over the spate of killings in the state following the murder of a pastor, Dennis Bagauri...

Nigerians Condemn EFCC’s Raid of Nightclub in Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said it apprehended 89 internet fraudsters also  called "Yahoo Boys" at a popular night club, 360,...

Supreme Court Verdict: Ganduje Calls on Opposition for the Development of...

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has called on all opposition to come and join hands with him for the continued development of...

List of Items Exempted from 7.5 VAT Increase

No fewer than twenty basic food items have been exempted from the increased Value-Added Tax (VAT). The 20 basic food items exempted from the increased...

The Word “Yoruba” is Meaningless— Prof. Awoniyi

Emeritus Professor, Adedeji Awoniyi has said the word "Yoruba" used to refer to the people of the Southwestern part of the country is not...

Supreme Court Affirms Bala Mohammed’s Victory.

The Supreme Court has affirmed the victory of Bala Mohammed as the validly elected Governor of Bauchi State. Mohammed, a former Minister of the Federal...

El Rufai Abolishes Payment of Fees in Public Schools

Kaduna State government has announced the ban of every form of fees in all its public primary and secondary schools as a measure to...

Supreme Court Upholds Governor Tambuwwal’s Victory

The Supreme Court has on Monday affirmed the victory of Aminu Tambuwwal of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) as th validly elected Governor of Sokoto...

Supreme Court Upholds Ganduje’s Victory

The Supreme Court on Monday has upheld the victory of Dr Umar Ganduje as Governor of Kano State in the 2019 gubernatorial election held...

Atiku Backs Amotekun, Says Regional Policing Long Overdue

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said the component parts of Nigeria urgently need community, state and zonal policing to complement the efforts of...

Imo: PDP Tackles APC Governors over Supreme Court Judgment

The Peoples Democratic Party has warned governors of the All Progressive Congress to steer clear of the Supreme Court judgment which sacked Emeka Ihedioha...

Man United’s Talisman out for Six Weeks with Stress Fracture

Manchester United and England striker, Marcus Rashford, could be out for six weeks with a stress fracture, the club manager,  Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has...

Assembly Clerk in Detention over N220m Fraud

The EFCC is investigating Mr. Torese Agena, Clerk of the Benue State House of Assembly for alleged case of fraud, stealing and misappropriation of...

Buhari Mourns Business Mogul, Lekan Are

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with family of renowned businessman, Chief Lekan Are, who passed away on Saturday, urging them to find solace in...

Group Appeals to Supreme Court Judges on Election Verdict

A head of supreme court's judgement on the Bauchi State governorship election between the incumbent Governor Bala Mohammed of the PDP and the former...

DPR Expresses Concern over Proliferation of Illegal Gas Stations in Osun

The Department of Petroleum Resources, Osogbo field Office has expressed concern over the proliferation of illegal gas plants across Osun State as it sealed...

NEMA Distributes Relief Materials to Flood Victims in Ondo

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has distributed relief materials worth millions of naira to victims of flood disaster that occurred in Idanre, in...

Akpabio Reiterates Withdrawal from Senatorial Race, Warns against Smear Campaign

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has declared his support for a former member of the House of Representatives, Hon Ekperikpe...

Why Border Still Remains Close – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in London said that the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders is not meant to punish her neighbours, but to...

FlashBack: Ihedioha’s Sack, Amotekun Controversy, Armed Forces Day and Other Top...

The controversy surrounding the sack of EmekaIhedioha as the governor of Imo State by the Supreme Court as well as the debate on the...

Nigeria‘s in-form Striker, Victor Osimhen, Fires Lille into French Cup Next...

Red-hot Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, on Saturday  grabbed a 92nd minute goal to hand Lille next round place in the Coupe de France. Osimhen increased...

Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua, Presents Title Belts to Buhari

Nigeria-born British heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, has presented his belts to President Muhammadu Buhari. The Pugilist, who reclaimed his titles from Mexican boxer, Andy Ruiz...

Ondo First Lady, Loses Mum as Gov Akeredolu Condoles In-law

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has condoled with the family of his wife, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu over the death of their mother, Nneoma Dorothy Chinyere...

Castigating Supreme Court over Imo Judgment Contemptuous, Disrespectful— APC Governors

All Progressive Congress Governors under the umbrella of Progressive Governors Forum have faulted the Peoples Democratic Party's criticism of the Supreme Court following the...

Makinde Mourns Lekan Are

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has described the death of a former President of the Government College Ibadan Old Boys Association (GCIOBA), Dr....

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