Daily Archives: September 29, 2017

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (2nd right); Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (middle); his Anambra State counterpart, Dr. Willie Obiano (right); Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige (2nd left); and that of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma (left), during an airport reception for the Vice President at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, yesterday

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Court sentences man to death for killing father

A Plateau State High Court on Friday sentenced a 20-year-old man, Ponjul Yakubu, to death by hanging for shooting his father to death. Reports says ...

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UNN to conduct 2017 post-UTME Oct. 3

The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), is to conduct the 2017 post-University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from Oct. 3 to Oct. 9, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, ...

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Buhari not opposed to restructuring – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari is not opposed to restructuring of the country, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina said yesterday ...

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Governors beg Buhari to handover federal roads to states

The 36 Governors at the monthly National Economic Council, NEC, on Thursday pleaded with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to hand over federal roads ...

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Independence Anniversary: Nigeria, a federation in name not in practice – Ben Nwabueze

The Chairman of both the Patriots and Project Nigeria Movement, PNT, Professor Ben Nwabueze has said that Nigeria is a federation in name and not in practice and called for the restructuring ...

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Fayose declares publicly for 2019 Presidency, vows to defeat Buhari

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Peter Ayodele Fayose on Thursday declared his intention to contest the 2019 Presidential Election under the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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Jonathan to speak on 2015 electoral defeat

Preparatory to the 2019 general election, former President Goodluck Jonathan has offered what appears to be winning tips to the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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Senate approves death sentence for kidnapping

The Senate has approved death sentence for abduction, wrongful restraints or wrongful confinement for ransom ...

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Battle for Melaye’s recall shifts to Appeal Court as INEC withdraws motion for substituted service

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday withdrew its motion seeking an order of the Federal High Court in Abuja allowing it to serve the recall petition on Kogi West ...

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