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House of Reps split over disbandment of Rivers security outfit

Members of the House of Representatives were divided on Thursday over the Nigerian Army’s disbandment of the Rivers State Neighborhood Safety Corps, a security...

House of Reps approve reversal of Ajaokuta privatization

The House of Representatives has asked the Federal Government to cancel the privatization of the Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited and revive it with the...

Katsina Gov spends N61.9m to empower physically challenged citizens

The Katsina State Economic Empowerment Directorate, says it has expended N61.9 million as special loan for the People Living With Disabilities from 2016 to...

Voting Buhari is a task that must be done -Tinubu Says

The All Progressives Congress Chieftain and  former Governor of Lagos State , Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said reelecting President Muhammadu Buhari was a task that...

2.95 million voters to determine Ajimobi’s successor –INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday said 2, 954,720 registered voters would determine the fate of the next governor and other politicians contesting...

Biafra: Asari Dokubo ‘fights’ Nnamdi Kanu over 2019 elections (VIDEO)

Ex-Niger-Delta militant leader, Asari Dokubo, has expressed his disagreement with Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), over his call for...

I won’t honour any EFCC’s invitation – Sen Jang

Former Governor of Plateau State, Senator Jonah Jang(Plateau North) has said he will not honour the fresh invitation extended to him by the Economic...

Kogi govt alleged accuses Dino of planning mayhem

The Kogi State Government has alleged there are “covert plans by Senator Dino Melaye to cause mayhem and bloodshed in Kogi State.” A statement issued...

Jonathan commiserated with the family of Dr. Frederick Fasheun

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with the family of Dr. Frederick Fasheun, the Ondo State Government and the people of the South-West over...

I Believe In Peace And Tolerance Because I Am Abraham’s Descendant – Buhari.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he was a descendant of Abraham, a biblical hero regarded as the father of faith. The President said...

Governor Offers University Scholarship To Pastor’s Daughter After Emerging Best In SSCE

The Oyo State Government has offered full university education scholarship to Miss Itunuoluwa Joel, a student in a public school within the state with...

President Buhari Sent a condoles with Rivers State over the loss of lives...

President Buhari has sent a condolence message to the people and government of Rivers State, including the families of the deceased, over the loss...

Governor Akeredolu Declares War Against Paedophiles In Ondo State

The Ondo State governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Thursday 29th November, 2018 received in audience, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ondo State...

Aregbesola Should Be Arrested for forging police report, PDP tells IGP

Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday called on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to arrest the former governor of Osun State, Mr. Rauf...

Buhari visit wounded Nigerian Army in Borno (photo)

President Buhari visit the Nigerian soldiers who got injured during clash with Boko Haram attack in Metele Borno State. He wrote: Today in Maiduguri I...

President Buhari Approves Reduction In Cost of JAMB, NECO Forms

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a reduction in the cost of forms for final year secondary school and post-secondary school examinations. This was made known...

Leave my office, we’re in darkness, Obaseki tells BEDC boss

The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday, asked the Managing Director of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company, Mrs Funke Osibodu, to leave...

‘Oyetola promises to create 30,000 jobs

The new governor of Osun State, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola has promised to create 30, 000 jobs and pledged to run a people friendly administration. He...

Gboyega Oyetola Sworn In As Osun Governor

The winner of the recent governorship election in Osun State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gboyega Oyetola, has been inaugurated as...

Ex-Oyo State governor, Rasheed Ladoja appears in court again over alleged money laundering

The former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja is currently testifying at the Federal High Court, Lagos. Ladoja is standing trial on an 8 count...

‘Defence Ministry Has Been Turned Into An ATM By Buhari – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, is expending funds meant for the military on the campaign of President Muhammadu...

Zamfara suspends four traditional rulers over robbery allegations

Zamfara State Government has suspended four traditional rulers over their alleged involvement with bandits terrorising the state. Their suspension was announced on Monday in Gusau...

Embark On Real Campaign, Don’t Beg Or Insult Voters – Buhari Tells APC Aspirants.

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to embark on real campaign and not to beg, insult and...

Governor Ortom threatens to drag Akume before traditional council

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Monday threatened to report Senator George Akume to the Supreme Assembly of the Tiv Area Traditional Council over...

President Buhari mourns Abba Kyari

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his condolences over the passing of former Military Governor of the defunct North Central State, retired Brig.-Gen. Abba Kyari . President Buhari’s...

Atiku’ll carry out responsibilities with dignity — Obasanjo

The Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that his former deputy, Atiku Abubakar and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, will carry out...

EFCC reveals why it can’t investigate Governor Ganduje over pay off recordings

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it can't probe Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, who is blamed for accepting a large...
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