Daily Archives: April 20, 2017

Goats, cattle acceptable for school fees in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean farmers who cannot afford to pay their children’s school fees will be able to offer goats as collateral for loans instead of paying directly ...

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Gov. el-Rufai arrests another journalist

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has ordered the arrest of Mr. Midat Joseph, a Kaduna-based correspondent of Leadership newspapers. He was arrested by security ...

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FG arraigns Justice Ngwuta before CCT, defendant gets bail on self-recognisance

The Federal Government on Thursday arraigned a Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, on mostly charges of false asset declaration before the Code ...

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Buhari to extend whistle-blowing policy to arms possession

President Muhammadu Buhari is considering suggestions to extend the whistle-blowing policy to illegal weapons’ possession by politicians and other public figures ...

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Ikoyi loot: Presidency suspends SGF, DG NIA, sets up 3-man panel to probe officials

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. David Lawal and the Director-General of National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke ...

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Pres. Buhari runs a responsive, responsible, capable govt – Lai Mohammed

The timely completion of the Abuja International Airport runway has confirmed that “Nigerians elected a responsive, responsible and capable federal government”, under President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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World Bank cautions Nigeria against over-borrowing

The World Bank has cautioned Nigeria against excessive debts, urging a balance between massive spending for development on the one hand and moderation in borrowing on the other ...

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INEC begins nationwide voter registration April 27

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will commence a continuous voter registration on April 27 across the 774 local councils of the federation ...

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Police to recruit 30,000 officers annually

The Nigeria Police Force has said it has concluded plans to recruit 30,000 personnel annually to enhance community policing in the country. The Deputy Inspector ...

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Court orders forfeiture of N449.7m found in Lagos BDC shop

A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos State, Wednesday, ordered temporary forfeiture of N449,750,000 found in possession of one Mohammed Tauheed to the Federal ...

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