Daily Archives: March 9, 2018

Herdsmen: Benue cancels mass burial for attack victims, prepares for Buhari’s visit

Benue State Government has cancelled the planned mass burial for victims of Fulani herdsmen attack in Okpokwu. The government had promised to accord all the ...

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2019: FG to fund Cross River Superhighway, Deep seaport if I become President – Lamido

Former Governor of Jigawa State, Dr Sule Lamido, has assured the government and people of Cross River State that the Federal Government will assist with ...

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Military denies plan to take over power

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has debunked the claim by the Deputy Senate President Senator Ike Ekweremadu that the Army could take over power, saying the "Military has no political ambition." ...

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Senate probes alleged plot to sack Saraki, Ekweremadu, others

The Senate has begun an investigation into the alleged plot by some members to sack the President, Bukola Saraki and Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and other leaders of the chamber ...

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Dapchi parents protest at NASS, demand rescue of school girls

...as Senate demands two-week rescue plan Some parents of the 110 abducted Government Girls Science and Technology College pupils in Dapchi, Yobe State, and sympathisers on Thursday occupied the premises of the National Assembly ...

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Dapchi: Aisha Buhari launches ‘Leave our daughters alone’ campaign

The wife of the president, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday in Abuja unveiled a campaign against abductions of girls ...

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Rivers: I’m not aware Pres. Buhari is coming to our state or why – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that he has not been informed of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Rivers state or why the President is even coming to the state ...

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Buhari promises end to violence in Plateau

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday arrived in Plateau State on a two-day official visit. The President, who was received at the Yakubu Gowon Airport by ...

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CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial indefinitely

The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Thursday adjourned indefinitely the trial of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on charges of false assets declaration. The adjournment, according ...

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Britain to build prison wing in Kirikiri

Britain will build a new 112-bed wing at Kirikiri Prison in Lagos so that it can transfer Nigerian prisoners there, foreign secretary, Boris Johnson announced ...

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