Friday, June 23, 2017

INEC writes to Melaye, begins recall process July 3

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it has formally notified Senator Dino Melaye of the demand by the people of his constituency to recall him from the

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Eid-el-fitr: Osun indigenes to get free train service from Lagos

The Osun Government says it will provide free train ride for its indigenes from Lagos to Osogbo during the Eid-el-fitr holiday.

sultan assures Nigeria will remain indivisible

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has promised that the traditional institution would continue to work relentlessly for Nigeria to remain peaceful,

Kwankwaso: The Land Igbos Are Holding In The North More Than Whole South-East..True or False

Former Kano State governor, Senator Rabiu Musa kwankwaso (APC, Kano Central) yesterday said Igbo in the North cannot leave the region because of their numerous

CCT ruling: FG drags Saraki to Appeal Court

The Federal Government has appealed a ruling of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) which acquitted Senate President, Bukola Saraki, last week.

Drop Your Presidential Ambitions - Shehu Sani To El-rufai

Senator Shehu Sani has openly advised Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-rufai to shelve any presidential or vice presidential ambition he is currently having.

INEC receives Melaye’s recall documents from Kogi West

Seven bags of signatures of voters in Kogi West senatorial district, for the recall of Dino Melaye have been submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission

Nigeria:FG seeks N3b for measles campaign

.Senate warns against frivolous corrupt petitions

The Federal Government will provide a counterpart funding of about N3 billion for the 2017 -2018 planned measles campaign through a supplementary budget.

Nigeria Govt. denies removing CRK from secondary school curriculum...CAN was deceived

• Says CAN was deceived
• FEC ‘rejects’ blueprint on education reform

The Federal Government has denied reports that Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) has been removed as a subject of study from the curriculum of public secondary

36 Govs rise against divisive tendencies

Nigeria’s unity is sacrosanct and non-negotiable, and persons or groups mulling its division are wasting their time, governors of the 36 states, declared, yesterday.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Many Buharists Aren’t Progressives But Opportunists – Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, has asked Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, to shelve his presidential

Nigeria reviews explosives Act

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has commenced the review of 1964 explosive act to curb illegal usage of the device in the country.

Elections: INEC strengthens partnership with ICT group

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would continue to collaborate with Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria to

INEC ready for diaspora voting, calls for funds

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has urged the National Assembly to quicken the amendment

Rochas Okorocha Poses With Kelechi Iheanacho & His 'Squad' In Imo Govt House.PIC

Few days ago, Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho was spotted chilling with his friends at the Imo state government house after his arrival in Owerri, the state capital.

Dino Melaye: Recall Process Begins As INEC Receives 6 Bags Containing Signatures

The process of the recall of Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the Senate, Dino Melaye, may have commenced with the receipt of signatures for that

Etisalat Destroyed Itself By Choosing Buhari Over Jonathan – Reno Omokri

Former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri, has mocked telecommunications outfit, Etisalat, after they were taken over by

Akiolu in court again, battles suit to dethrone him

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, on Tuesday at the resumed hearing of a suit challenging his title as the Oba of Lagos, insisted before a Lagos State High Court in

Osinbajo, act fast, Saraki is coming!

“Nelson Mandela was an extraordinary human being. He put a strong “truth and reconciliation” committee together. He was not insulting everyone and anyone. It earned him global respect.

Leadership matters when you want to heal a divided nation. Donald Trump hurls abusive speeches at every perceived opposition in sight and that has greatly damaged

Appeal court rejects EFCC’s bid to freeze Fayose’s accounts

The Court of Appeal, Ado Ekiti, on Tuesday dismissed a motion filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission seeking to stop Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele