Daily Archives: October 12, 2017

Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State with his deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo; Speaker, State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Edward Ubosi; Senator Chukwuka Utazi and other members of the National Assembly; state ALGON Chairman, Prince Cornelius Nnaji, others (in the middle of the crowd), acknowledging cheers from a mammoth crowd during the flag-off of the Local Government Election Campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu East L.G.A, yesterday.

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Senate refers Buhari’s $5.5bn foreign loan request to Committee

The Senate on Thursday considered the request by President Muhammadu Buhari to approve $5.5bn external borrowings by the Federal Government to be used to finance the 2017 Appropriation ...

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Man abandons home to live in woods for 10 years over wife’s nagging

A 62-year-old gardener, Malcolm Applegate, decided to live in the woods for ten years after he got fed up with his wife’s nagging and wanted ...

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I approved NNPC contracts – Osinbajo

Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday admitted that he approved the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) joint venture financing contracts as disclosed by the government-owned ...

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BREAKING: Supreme Court adjourns Dasuki’s appeal hearing till Jan. 2018

The Supreme Court has adjourned the hearing of a former National Security Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki’s appeal ...

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Fed Govt to secure release of remaining Chibok girls – Osinbajo

The Federal Government on Wednesday reiterated its commitment to secure the release of the remaining abducted Chibok girls ...

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Court orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s 56 houses

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the permanent forfeiture of 56 houses linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke ...

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FG to ban doctors from private practice, implements `no work, no pay’ policy

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has resolved it will ban medical doctors from private practice and also decided to enforce the “No Work No Pay’’ policy ...

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IMF warns Nigeria over rising foreign debts

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday warned the Federal Government about its rising debt profile, especially of foreign loans ...

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Minister, others to face House probe over rotten yams export

The House of Representatives has mandated its Committees on Agricultural Production and Services and Customs and Excise to investigate the Federal Ministry of Agriculture regarding exportation ...

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