Daily Archives: March 13, 2018

N9bn alleged fraud: Nothing will stop Suswam’s trial – Court

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday ruled that the issue of elevation would not stop a judge from carrying out his or her duty. ...

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Pres. Buhari sacks Boroh as Amnesty boss, appoints Dokubo

President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved Brig. General Paul Boroh as co-ordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme and announced Professor Charles Dokubo as his successor. Mr Femi ...

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Gov. Al-Makura appoints chairman, three members of state revenue board

Governor Tanko Al Makura of Nasarawa State has submitted the name of Mr. Ahmed Mohammed and three others as chairman and members of the state’s Board of ...

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Police whisk away House of Reps reporter 

Barely a week after the Abuja Bureau Chief of Daily Independent, Tony Ezimakor was released unconditionally by the men of Department of State Services (DSS), Musa ...

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JAMB directs UTME candidates to check results online

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board ( JAMB ) has directed candidates who have taken the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations ( UTME ) to ...

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Buhari launches ERGP Focus Labs

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday launched the Focus Labs for the administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). The President said the focus labs are ...

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UniAbuja: SSANU, NAAT, NASU suspend strike

The University of Abuja (UniAbuja) branch of the Joint Action Committee comprising Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), National Association Academic Technologists (NAAT) and ...

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Libya: We are negotiating release of Nigerians in slave camps – Fed Govt

The Federal Government says it is working with Libyan Authority to negotiate the release of all Nigerians in Libya slave camps and ensure their repatriation ...

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Buhari writes NASS, withholds assent to Electoral Act amendment bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has just communicated his decision to withhold assent to the Electoral Act amendment bill to the National Assembly (NASS). A letter on ...

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Confirmations: Senate lifts embargo on CBN deputy governors, MPC members

The Senate has approved the nominees for the positions of Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and members of the Monetary Policy ...

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