Governance

Fayose mocks Buhari as FG re-employs pension boss on EFCC wanted list

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Sunday, mocked the President Muhammadu Buhari administration for reabsorbing the wanted ex-Chairman of the defunct Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina ...

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PenCom explains delay in gratuity payments

Some retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) have yet to receive gratuity due to unfunded Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS) backlog owed by the Federal ...

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Italy’s two richest regions vote for greater autonomy

Veneto and Lombardy, the two wealthiest regions of Italy, have overwhelmingly voted in favour of greater autonomy from the central government in Rome, early results ...

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Insurgency: Even opposition party aware we’ve degraded Boko Haram – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said his administration had degraded the Boko Haram sect to the point that even “the opposition party” recognises that there is a considerable improvement of security in the North East ...

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Devolution of power, others: Southern governors meet in Lagos on Monday

Twelve years after their last gathering, Governors from the Southern part of Nigeria will on Monday converge in Lagos to deliberate on how to forge stronger ties for the three geo-political zones ...

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As Jonathan attacks: Nigerians trust Buhari’s govt, says Presidency

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, on Friday said Nigerians did not protest when the present administration increased the pump price of petrol to N145 per litre because of the trust ...

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Buhari orders rail connections to all state capitals

President Muhammadu Buhari has given the directive that all the 36 state capitals should be connected with rail in the ongoing railway projects ....

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Fed Govt restates promise to complete Second Niger Bridge

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has restated the commitment of the Federal Government in completing the second Nigeria Bridge in the South East. He ...

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Buhari orders publication of names of suspected looters

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Abukabar Malami, SAN has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all relevant agencies to compile documents on names of all looters ...

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Rep intervene as Fed Govt plans NERFUND shutdown

The House of Representatives on Thursday set up an ad hoc committee to probe alleged mismanagement at National Economic Reconstruction Fund (NERFUND). The House also ...

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