Headlines

Medical vacation: Govs. Yari, Umahi, Ajimobi, Ortom, 3 others meet Buhari in London

Seven governors on Wednesday met President Muhammadu Buhari, more than 80 days after the President left the country for medical attention ...

Read More »

Army rescues kidnapped NNPC staff, loses 9 soldiers in gun battle

The Army said it had rescued all the 10 NNPC staff kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Borno on Tuesday ...

Read More »

Senate approves sweeping changes to constitution …ex-Senate Presidents, Speakers in Council of State …reduction of age for elective office …independent candidacy …financial autonomy for state assemblies …LG autonomy …rejects state creation

Senators on Wednesday voted against the devolution of powers, 35 percent affirmative action for women and approved 29 amendments to the 1999 Constitution ...

Read More »

Osinbajo swears-in two new ministers

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday finally inaugurated Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) as ministers over two months after their nominations were confirmed by the Senate ...

Read More »

Reps move to identify whistle-blowers in Patience Jonathan’s property raid

The House of Representatives on Wednesday asked National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for identities of informants whose tip-off led to raid on former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s property ...

Read More »

House votes on constitution amendment today

The House of Representatives on Wednesday stepped down vote on constitution amendment till today...

Read More »

Medical vacation: Seven governors arrive London to meet Buhari

Seven governors have arrived in London to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari, more than 80 days after the President left the country for medical attention ...

Read More »

Reps step down constitution amendment till Thursday

The House of Representatives has stepped down vote on constitution amendment till Thursday ...

Read More »

Senate votes against devolution of power to states

The Senate has voted against the devolution of power to states, and in support of Local Government Autonomy ...

Read More »

Senate approves sweeping changes to constitution • ex-Senate Presidents, Speakers in Council of State • reduction of age for elective office • independent candidacy • financial autonomy for state assemblies • abrogation of joint accounts for states, LGs • name change for police

The Senate on Tuesday unanimously approved the inclusion of former presidents of the Senate and former speakers of the House of Representatives as members of the Council of State ...

Read More »