Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday paid a private visit to President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Rock presidential villa in Abuja where he was
The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu as Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
"The Federal Government should warn Oshiomhole to stop making remarks that will destabilise Nigeria," the Rivers governor said.
President Buhari, who praised General Yakubu Gowon for the initiative, said: “Whenever I meet General Gowon up till today, I thank him for initiating the NYSC."
The new policy came a day after President Muhammadu Buhari launched the Nigeria Visa Policy 2020 which, among others, increased the country’s visa classes
“I think the privatisation has not worked. It has failed because the essence of privatisation is to create efficiency,” Lawan told the manufacturers'
"Consequential adjustments on other levels will be implemented as soon as the ongoing Government-Labour negotiations are concluded,'' Gov Hope also added.
The confirmation of the nominees was sequel to the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Establishment and Public Service.
"I can confirm to you that His Excecllecy, Emeka Ihedioha has officially approached the Supreme Court for Review," Akwarandu told NEWSMAN.
The Senate on Wednesday gave a two-week marching order to Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government to appear before the Senate Committee on Local
The judges, who arrived in court in the capital, Lilongwe, under military escort, upheld the complaint by the opposition on Monday.
When others whose names were not on the list arrived, they were told to leave, according to the accounts of several journalists who were there. All the
National Secretary of the SDP, Shehu Gabam in a chat on the state of the nation insisted that the insecurity across the country has not allowed investors
Britain's 47-year membership of the bloc will end on the stroke of 2300 GMT -- midnight Brussels time, three and a half years after a shock referendum vote
“Senate notes the ruling of the Court of Appeal Abuja in respect of appointment of a Minister from the Federal Capital Territory and refer same to the
Confusion enveloped the area immediately after the legislators announced the decision to suspend Candido, with workers and other people running
The soldiers – one in uniform carrying assault rifle (AK 47) and two others in plain clothes handcuffed Omirin and dragged in into a waiting Ford Focus
Nigerian youths have been advised to use the social media to effect leadership change in the society rather than the practice of pulling down their leaders
The Senate on Thursday confirmed nominees appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari to serve on the board of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria
Senator Christopher Ekpenyong has been officially sworn-in as the lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North Senatorial District. President of the Senate, Ahmed
"If a leader like President Buhari needs to resign, there are millions of other Nigerians who need to resign, including Senator Abaribe..." Presidency statement
The Senate in its resolution urged the federal government to take additional steps to secure Nigerian citizens and in particular, those of Plateau origin.
The judge held that the suit was a mere waste of the court’s time as there was no evidence that Omo-Agege was ever convicted by any court of law nor was he
Speaker Gbajabiamila said the announcement of Doguwa as House Majority Leader was the unanimous decision of the APC caucus in the House of Representatives.
The opposition leader in the Senate said the incessant killing of Nigerians has reached an unbearable proportion.
According to the letter, the earlier Board duly confirmed by the Senate will be put on hold to allow the Interim Management Team carry out a forensic audit
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Both requests were contained in a letter addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and dated January 16, 2020 and December 24, 2019.
Following the loss of his federal constituency seat which he has attributed to a gang up by some APC leaders against him, former federal lawmaker
Sentenced husband killer, Maryam Sanda on Monday wailed endlessly inside the dock at the FCT High Court in Abuja where the judge ruled that she be hung
Sanda fled the dock immediately the judge convicted her. However, court officials and prisons officials dragged her back into the dock.
Bryant was allegedly traveling in his own private helicopter when it crashed. Four other people were killed.
The presidency said in line with the directive, the Nigerian Air Force is setting up refueling facilities at Minna, Niger State to support the aircraft
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The village was locked up by National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) on the allegation that it harboured criminals but artists deny the allegations
“All those policies have been well-articulated; researched upon; and by the grace of God, if accomplished, will take us to the next level," Gov. Uzodinma said.
The APC candidate got 29,716 votes to defeat his closest opponent, John Lebo of the Peoples Democratic Party, who secured 26,039 votes.
Residents of Tarkwa Bay in Lagos have lost their homes and are now destitute after their forceful eviction by the Nigerian military on the orders of the
A couple in China has left their two young children behind at the Nanjing Lukou International Airport, China, after their son who had a fever was banned
Some eminent Nigerian leaders from across the nation on Friday held a closed door meeting in Lagos on the need to preserve continued unity and peaceful
An FCT High Court on Thursday ordered that former Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke be remanded in EFCC custody pending a bail
"Necessary legal instruments will be put in place by each of the States to give legal backing to the initiative (Amotekun)", the federal government said.
A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and Youth Groups in the country have challenged the Deputy President of Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege to present
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has advised Nigerians to protect themselves against the new Chinese coronavirus disease. First identified by
Northern socio-political group, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on Thursday condemned the gruesome execution by Boko Haram terrorists of Reverend Lawan
Newly sworn-in Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma on Thursday attended his first National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the presidential villa in
…To meet with Governors of South West region …Says Nigeria not at risk with the Yoruba Security Outfit – Press Statement: There is urgent need for
"What I counsel is that the Executive, Legislature and Judiciary must wake up and smell the coffee. When they do, they will realize that people who have
Former Chairman of Bwari Area Council and a 2015 House of Representatives candidate of AMAC/Bwari Federal Constituency under the All Progressives Congress
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Peaceful protests rock the streets of Owerri, Imo state capital on Sunday demanding justice on recent Supreme Court Judgment between Emeka Ihedioha and
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Friday in Kigali signed a term sheet with Made In Africa Inc. (MIA) to provide the company with a
Revelations from the ongoing forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) are a clear justification of President Muhammadu
The Nigerian Airforce has taken delivery of two fighter helicopters to boost the ongoing fight against insurgency and banditry in the country. Chief of Air
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua on Saturday in London, United Kingdom presented the recent belts that he defended in the heavyweight
While in the rest of Africa's most populous nation many know little about the history of Biafra, in the former capital of the self-proclaimed state at
President of Dangote Group of Companies, Aliko Dangote has identified the maritime industry as a key element in the efforts to re-stimulate the Nigerian
The aid workers working for international organizations were abducted by Boko Haram militants in December 2019.
"It is therefore wrong to assert that the picture was taken on the Day of the Supreme Court Judgment. The public should please take note for clarity sake."
“By 2023 when President Muhammadu Buhari would be serving out his second term of four years, we feel that the right thing is to call on particularly the
STATEMENT FROM HIS EXCELLENCY, RT. HON. EMEKA IHEDIOHA, CON, ON THE SUPREME COURT RULING ON IMO STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION OF THE MARCH 9, 2019.
It is incontrovertible that we ran a good race, fought tough battles, (including, principalities and powers)and governed the state well, with the fear of
Rugby is set to return to the National Sports Festival 2020 after a ten year absence having missed out in the last three editions held in Lagos, Rivers and
Nigerian Journalists penultimate weekend stormed Jos, the Plateau State capital to honour Madam Christy Din on her 80th birthday celebration. The
Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare on Wednesday called for early discovery and grooming of gymnasts in the development of
The new figures are an improvement from the earlier reports that off-takers bought off 60,000 birds from beneficiaries of the scheme.
The United Kingdom has announced a new fast-track visa scheme for top scientists, researchers and mathematicians as it prepares a new immigration system