Daily Archives: April 17, 2018

BREAKING: Buhari appoints Keyamo as spokesman for 2019 campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Festus Keyamo (SAN) as the Director, Strategic Communications for his 2019 presidential campaigns. By this appointment, Keyamo becomes the official spokesperson for ...

Read More »

BREAKING: Senate summons Emefiele, Adeosun, other over $462m helicopter purchase

The Senate has invited the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun; Minister of Defence, Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali (retd.); and Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. ...

Read More »

2019: Why I want to represent Delta South in the Senate – Uduaghan

Immediate-past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has said he wants to represent Delta South Senatorial District at the Senate in 2019 because ...

Read More »

Herdsmen kill four police officers, 37 others in Benue, Kano, Nasarawa

The fragile security in Benue, Kano and Nasarawa was again shattered, yesterday, as gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen killed no fewer than 41 persons ...

Read More »

London visit: I promised to secure Nigerians – Buhari tells May

President, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told British Prime Minister, Theresa May that he is more concerned and pre-occupied about security and economy of the country than the 2019 elections ...

Read More »

June 12: Nobody will read my biography because of my past – IBB

A former military dictator, Ibrahim Babangida, says Nigerians no longer take him seriously because he annulled the June 12, 1993 Presidential election adjudged as the most credible election in the history of Nigeria ...

Read More »

Health workers resume nationwide strike tomorrow

Health workers in the country under the umbrella of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHP) have directed their members to proceed on an indefinite strike tomorrow ...

Read More »

FG probes alleged contract inflation, asset diversion in 28 MDAs

The Federal Government is currently investigating 28 of its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) over allegations of contract inflation and conversion of government assets to personal use ...

Read More »

Power grid collapses twice in five days

Nigeria’s power grid has collapsed twice in the past five days. Electricity generation figures obtained from the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing in ...

Read More »

EFCC charges Globacom with $6.7m alleged fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has charged telecommunications company, Globacom Limited, before the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja for an alleged ...

Read More »