Daily Archives: April 11, 2018

Buhari extends VAIDS deadline to June 30

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved the extension of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) to June 30, 2018. According to a statement ...

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Nigeria’s population now 198 million – NPC

The National Population Commission (NPC) has put Nigeria’s current population at 198 million people with urban population growing at an average annual growth rate of ...

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FG confirms receipt of $322.5m Abacha loot from Switzerland

The Federal Government on Tuesday confirmed the repatriation of the sum of $322.5m to Nigeria by the Swiss Government as part of funds looted by the late former military Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha ...

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2019: Buhari never agreed to single term in office – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Femi Adesina, has described as a ‘misquote,’ a report that his boss had pledged to serve for only one term ...

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Gov. Ayade weeps as he signs historic N1.3tr budget into law

Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, Tuesday, wept profusely at the state executive council chambers whilst signing the historic 2018 budget of N1.3 trillion into law ...

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Buhari seeks Senate confirmation of 23 NPC members

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to confirm the appointments of 23 members of the National Population Commission ...

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Jonathan charges youths not to repeat past mistakes of leaders

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has advised Nigerian youths, especially aspiring young leaders, not to repeat the mistakes of the past, charging them to revolutionize a new paradigm shift in leadership and citizenship ...

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Senate floors Police IG in court

The suit filed by the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, alleging violation of his fundamental human rights by the Senate has been dismissed by the court ...

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Why Kogi can’t hold LG polls now ― Gov. Bello

The Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, on Tuesday said his administration was not ready to conduct local government election in the state. He, therefore, ...

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TuFace to run for political office

Multiple music award winner, Mr Innocent Idibia, is set to swell the ranks of entertainers seeking political offices. Speaking on Tuesday in Lagos, the R&B ...

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