Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Fuel Scarcity: Ondo Forces 8 Filling Stations to Sell at N145 Approve Price

Aisha Buhari Wants Stakeholders to Focus on Women’s Health Challenges

Aisha Buhari Wins African Empowerment Legend Award

El-Rufai Signs 2018 Budget N216bn into Law

Liberia to Hold Run-off Vote on Dec. 26: Electoral Commission

CBN Injects $210m into Forex Market

We Need Int’l Support to Mitigate Impact of Climate Change – Buhari

Apologize or Forget Coming to South West, Youth Tell Wike

FG Hands over Presidential Lodge to Lagos State Government

Numan/Demsa Crises: Gov. Bindow Appoints Commission of Inquiry

Fuel Scarcity: Ondo Forces 8 Filling Stations to Sell at N145 Approve Price

Two filling stations in Akure,the Ondo State capital and six in Owo, found with hoarded petrol during monitoring by the Ondo State government, were forced to dispense petrol at the...

Aisha Buhari Wants Stakeholders to Focus on Women’s Health Challenges

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has desribed maternal and child mortality as  serious health challenges, which require the attention of all stakeholders. Mrs. Buhari said thi...

Aisha Buhari Wins African Empowerment Legend Award

In recognition of her drive towards the empowerment of Nigerian women and youths, Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has been honoured as African Empowerment Legend. The aw...

El-Rufai Signs 2018 Budget N216bn into Law

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has signed the N216.55 billion, 2018 budget passed by the State House of Assembly into law. The budget is made up of N131.1 billion capital exp...

Liberia to Hold Run-off Vote on Dec. 26: Electoral Commission

Liberia will hold a delayed presidential run-off vote on Dec. 26, the electoral commission chief said. Former soccer star George Weah faces Vice-President Joseph Boakai in the p...

CBN Injects $210m into Forex Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria has  injected  $210m  to boost the interbank window of the nation’s foreign exchange market. The interventions were made at the wholesale, the Small an...

We Need Int’l Support to Mitigate Impact of Climate Change – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the international community to support Nigeria’s commitment to reducing the negative effects of climate change. In a submission to the...

Apologize or Forget Coming to South West, Youth Tell Wike

The Yoruba Youth Congress (YYC) has issued a seven day ultimatum to the Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wik, to tender a public apology to the Yoruba people for passing derogatory...

FG Hands over Presidential Lodge to Lagos State Government

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has formally handed over the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government. Fashola, at the handover cer...

Numan/Demsa Crises: Gov. Bindow Appoints Commission of Inquiry

Gov. Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa has approved the appointment of a six-man Commission of Inquiry on the recent crises in Numan and Demsa Local Government Areas of the state. A sta...

Army Denies Suicide Bomb Attack in IDPs Camp, Ambush on Soldiers in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed as ‘misleading’, reports of a suicide bomb attack at an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Pulka community of Gwoza Local Government...

Odigie-Oyegun Congratulates Secondus, Assures him of Cooperation.

National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Tuesday assured that he would relate with National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr U...

APDA to Akeredolu: Reduce Your Travels to Focus on Governance

The Advance Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) in Ondo State on Tuesday advised Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu to reduce his frequent travels outside the state to focus on governance. Mr D...

Sen. Misau Granted Bail on Self-recognition

Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday granted bail to Senator Isah Misau  self-recognition. She however, ordered that the defendant should deposit h...

Oscar Pistorius Sustains Injuries in Prison Fight over Phone

Jailed Paralympian Oscar Pistorius sustained minor injuries in a fight with another inmate in his South African prison, local media reported on Tuesday. Singabakho Nxumalo, a spok...

Mrs Buhari Arrives Katsina to Inaugurate Maternity Clinic in Daura

The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday arrived Katsina State to inaugurate children and maternity clinic at the General Hospital, Daura. The children and maternit...

PDP Convention: Reconciliation Committee to Address Grievances

The Reconciliation Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assured members and leaders that all issues and grievances associated with Saturday’s national convention of the ...

SARS Officers Allegedly Kill Colleague’s Husband in Ondo

A middle-age man, Seun Ayoade, has been reportedly killed by members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) led by one Inspector Oladele Ojelabi in Akure, Ondo State capital. &n...

Ethiopian Airlines to Operate first all Women Crew Flight to Nigeria Dec. 16

Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest airline group, has announced its first all women cabin crew flight from Addis Ababa to Nigeria scheduled for Dec. 16. A statement issued by th...

Mugabe Flies to Singapore for Medical Checks

Former president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe has left the country for medical checks in Singapore, his first foreign travel since the army forced him from office in November, a state...

Oil Price Jumps above $65

Brent crude oil prices jumped above $65 per barrel after the shutdown of the Forties North Sea pipeline knocked out significant supplies from a market that was already tightening d...

FG Begins Consultations on Farmers-Herders’ Clashes

Following his visit to Adamawa State last week in the wake of the communal clashes in the area, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday commenced a series of national consultations ...

Aisha Buhari to Commission New Maternity Complex at Daura Hospital

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, commission the completed maternity complex in Daura, Katsina state and hand it over to the state government. Th...

Zakzaky and his Imminent Fall

Editor's Note: It is exactly two years since the altercation between the Shi’a in Nigeria under the banner of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and the Nigeria Army. The Politico O...

FG Releases N1.2trn for 2017 Capital Expenditure

The Federal Government on Monday said it released N1.2 trillion to Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government for implementation of capital projects contained in the...

Bauchi State TV Reporter Rewarded

A reporter with the Bauchi State Television Authority (BATV), Elizabeth Carh, was rewarded by Evidence 4 Action Mamaye Project Bauchi for her consistency and steadfastness in bring...

Power Plants to Generate Additional 1,129 Mega Watts in 2018 –Fashola

The Federal Government on Monday announced that when some power generation projects were completed by 2018, they could generate additional 1,129 Mega Watts to the current 7,000 Meg...

Ondo Advocates Tree Planting to Mitigate Effect of Climate Change

The Commissioner for Natural Resources in Ondo State, Alhaji Rasheed Badmus, has advocated the need for residents to cultivate the habit of planting trees in their homes in order t...

PCNI Trains 30 Social Media Reporters in Borno

The Presidential Committee on North-East Initiative (PCNI), on Monday, begun a three-day capacity building training of 30 social media reporters in Borno. The Vice Chairman of PCN...

Lalong Re-assures Corps Members of Safety

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has re-assured the members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) serving in the state of their safety and well-being during their service year. L...

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