Daily Archives: March 28, 2018

Obasanjo jabs Buhari for not signing Africa free trade deal

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has decried the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Area agreement, expressing hope that he will change his mind before it is too late ...

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National Assembly postpones 2018 budget approval until May

The National Assembly has postponed the approval of this year’s budget until May 2018 ...

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Gov. Ortom backs Danjuma’s call for self-defence against killers

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Tuesday backed a former Minister of Defence, Theophilus Danjuma, on his call for people to rise and defend themselves in the face of killings across the country ...

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Buhari asks APC to reverse tenure elongation for Oyegun, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to reverse its decision granting a tenure extension for party executives at all levels ...

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Election sequence: Senate re-introduces Electoral Act Amendment Bill, probes bribery allegation

The Senate has begun a fresh move to amend the Electoral Act 2010 ...

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FG reintroduces history into school curriculum

The Federal Government has ordered the reintroduction of history as an independent subject into the basic and junior secondary schools in the country ...

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FG declares March 30, April 2 public holidays

…as Lagos declares Thursday, March 29 work-free day The Federal Government has declared Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2, as Public Holidays to mark ...

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Return looted funds after apology – Lai Mohammed tells PDP

The Federal Government has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to go the whole hog with its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds ...

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Adeosun summons FAAC meeting today, emergency parley with NNPC GMD over payment into Federation Account

The Honourable Minister of Finance and Chairman of the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has reconvened the meeting of the Committee for ...

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UBA London subsidiary gets full banking licence

The United Bank for Africa on Tuesday announced that its London subsidiary had obtained regulatory approval to carry out wholesale banking activities in the United ...

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