Author Archives: The Citizen

Reps query Buhari’s TSA exemption of N50bn NNPC accounts

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, raised questions over a “purported” presidential approval exempting some special Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation accounts from the Treasury Single Account ...

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2019: Ekweremadu, Nwodo, Southern governors, others to address Igbos Thursday

Worried over the state of affairs in the country, Igbo leaders led by President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, will address the Igbo Nation in Lagos, Thursday ...

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Senators’ Forum: Northerners not poor, not afraid of restructuring – Masari

The Governor of Katsina, Malam Aminu Bello Masari, has said that northern Nigeria is not poor and is not afraid of restructuring ...

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Saraki faces fresh CCT trial, to appeal at Supreme Court

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, on Tuesday, nullified the acquittal ruling of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) handed down in favour of Senate President Bukola Saraki on false declaration of assets, in June this year ...

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Dethronement notice: Threat to my throne a slap in the face of Ibadan people – Olubadan replies kingmakers

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji has described the plot by his kingmakers to dethrone him as the “end-of-the-year entertainment” that will never see the light of day ...

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FG finally hands over Presidential Lodge, Marina to Lagos govt

The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the final handing over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government about twenty years after the ...

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Fed Govt, Lagos agree to demolish Jibowu, Costain bridges for railways

The Federal Government and the Lagos State Government have agreed to pull down two bridges in Lagos located at Jibowu and Costain as part of ...

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Oyegun congratulates Secondus, seeks robust political engagement

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has challenged the newly elected National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ...

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Alleged forgery: Court grants Sen. Misau bail on self-recognition

Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday, granted bail to Senator Isah Misau on self-recognition. She however, ordered that the ...

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APGA to field presidential candidate in 2019

The All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) said yesterday that it would field a presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections in the country. The national ...

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