Monday, January 20, 2020

Supreme Court Judgment: Buhari Congratulates APC, Ganduje, Lalong

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated his party, All Progressives Congress (APC), o  the Supreme Court judgement that upheld the elections of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, Kano State and Governor Simon Lalong,

Boko Haram: Zulum Meets Executives of Lake Chad Basin Commission

Governor Umara Zulum was on Monday at the headquarters of the Lake Chad Basin Commission, also in N’Djamena, capital of the Republic of Chad.  Zulum, accompanied by the Nigerian Ambassador

Boko Haram Insurgency: Gov Zulum Travels to Chad, Meets Mutinational Forces

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Monday paid visit to headquarters of the Multinational Joint Task Force in N’Djamena, capital of the Republic of Chad. The forces, mostly military

Border Closure to Prevent Smuggling of Arms, Hard Drugs into Nigeria-  Buhari Tells Ghana President

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the partial closure of Nigeria's border was not only informed by the smuggling of food products, especially rice, but also because arms and ammunition,

NUJ Felicitates with Bauchi Gov over Supreme Court Victory

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, Bauchi State Council, has congratulated Governor Bala Mohammed over the Supreme Court judgment that affirmed his election. The union in a statement issued by the

Supreme Court Verdict: Gov Bala Extends Hand of Friendship to Former Governor

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has extended a hand of friendship to the former Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar and   urged the defeated  governorship candidate of the APC to join hands

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 a statement issued by the

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

Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong says the affirmation of his election victory by the Supreme Court has finally sealed and confirmed beyond further questioning the overwhelming mandate willingly bestowed on

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 Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola, confirmed

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 Abuja, 10 months after the

FG to Commence Implementation of 7.5% VAT February 1

The Federal Government has said the implementation of 7.5 per cent Value Added Tax espoused by the finance law will commence from February 1. The...

Fela, Awolowo’s Statues not Destroyed, to be Relocated— Lagos State Govt

Lagos State Government has dismissed reports making the rounds on social media claiming that it had destroyed the statues of the Afro-Beat King, Fela...

Succour for the Sick as Bauchi First Lady Establishes Health Center 

Succour came the way of the less privileged members of the society, especially women and children in Bauchi when the state First Lady Hajiya...

Nine Die, Three Sustain Injuries in Ogun Commercial Bus Explosion 

Nine persons, including two children, were burnt to death while three persons suffered varying degrees of injuries in a commercial bus explosion at Ijebu...

Buhari to Attend UK-Africa Investment Summit in London

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday. Hosted by the British...

Vanguard  to Honour Akeredolu With Governor of the Year Award

The Vanguard Newspaper has  nominated the Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, for the award of the Governor of the Year 2019. The Deputy Editor of...

Former PDP Deputy National Auditor Defects to APC

The former Deputy National Auditor of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Regis Uwakwe has dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Addressing...

Wike Mocks Traditional Ruler, Says he Was Running Errands When He...

River state Governor, Nyesom Wike has mocked one of the traditional rulers in Rivers state. The Governor in the trending video said the traditional was running...

Buhari Appoints Dr Kingsley Obiorah as CBN Deputy Governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the name of Dr Kingsley Isitua Obiora to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank...

Buhari Celebrates Former APC Chairman, Bisi Akande, on 81st Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent warm felicitations to the first Interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Abdukareem Adebisi Akande, on his...

Atiku Reacts to Owing Foreign Employees at GOTEL, Says Fund for...

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has exlained why some foreign workers employed in his media company, GOTEL are being owed salaries for months.  There have...

National Grid Collapses First Time in 2020

The national electricity grid has recorded its first collapse in the year, The Cable reports. According to the report, the grid had collapsed more than...

UN Expresses Concern over Increasing Insecurity in Northeast

The United Nations has expressed concern over the worsening security situation in the Northeast of Nigeria. The UN noted that the kidnapping rate of humanitarian...

Miyetti Allah: Amotekun may Affect Chances of South-West Presidency in 2023

The Western Nigeria Security Outfit 'Amotekun' may cost the South West its chance at the 2023 Presidency, Miyetti Allah has warned. The National Secretary of...

Assailants Kill Journalist in Adamawa

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has confirmed the death of a journalist, Mr Maxwell Nashan, attacked by unknown assailants. The News Agency of Nigeria...

President Buhari Commissions Women Affairs Ministry Building

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the newly completed Ministry of Women Affairs Headquarters Building in Abuja. Speaking at the event, the president pledge to end...

NPC to Digitize Birth, Death Certificates

The National Population Commission (NPC) on Thursday has disclosed that its operations  would be digitalised in Lagos from 2020 in order to checkmate activities...

We’ll Put an End to Child Marriage, Out-of-school Children – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that the Federal Government will sustain on-going efforts to end child marriage and improve girl-child education in the country. Commissioning...
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Boko Haram Attack:  Zulum Visits Attack Scene, Secondary School to Reopen

Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday morning visited auno town where Boko Haram insurgents attacked on Wednesday. Zulum ,who arrived Auno around 7:30am,  sympathised...

Bagudu Swears in 16 New Commissioners

The Governor of Kebbi State, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, on Thursday, swore in sixteen new commissioners as members of Kebbi State Executive Council. The Chief Judge...

Imo Guber: Supreme Court Judgment Victory for Truth, Justice— Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said the Supreme Court judgment which declared Sen. Hope Uzodinma as the...

ISWAP Releases Five Abducted Aide Workers in Nigeria

Islamic State-aligned terrorists, ISWAP, have released five local aid workers abducted last month in the northeastern part of Nigeria, security sources and one of...

Contentment Is His Name – A Tribute to Chief Bisi Akande...

By Senator Babafemi Ojudu “I am content; that is a blessing greater than riches; and he to whom that is given need ask no more.” -...

39 More Prophecies will Come to Pass- Fr. Mbaka

Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu has said that there are 39 more prophecies of his that will come to pass...

Senate President Condemns Attack on Emir of Potiskum

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condemned the gun attack in Kaduna on the convoy of the Emir of Potiskum, Yobe State, Alhaji...

You Lack Power to Declare Amotekun Illegal, Makinde to AGF Malami

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has said the declaration of the Western Nigeria Security Network, codenamed Amotekun as illegal by the Attorney General of the...

Hope Uzodinma Sworn-in as Imo Governor 

Senator Hope Uzodinma has been sworn in as the Governor of Imo State following his victory at the Supreme Court on Tuesday.  The ceremony took...

Supreme Court Ruling: Oyo APC Congratulates Uzodinma, Tasks him on Good...

The All Progressive Congress, Oyo State Chapter, has charged the new Governor-elect of Imo State, Sen. Hope Uzodinma to swiftly get down to work...

Ihedioha Reacts to Supreme Court Judgment, Constitutes Handing Over Committee

The sacked Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has said he received the judgment of the Supreme Court which nullified his election as governor...

‘Amotekun’: Lets Meet in Court, Falana Dares Malami

Fiery Lagos lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has tackled the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), on the legality of the newly launched...

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