Daily Archives: April 27, 2018

Supreme Court orders retrial of Giwa, Pinnick NFF tussle

The Supreme Court of Nigeria has ordered a speedy retrial of the case between NFF President Amaju Pinnick and embattled NFF Factional leader, Chris Giwa, ...

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Breaking: Appeal Court okays forfeiture of Yakubu’s $9.77m, £74,000

The Kaduna Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday affirmed the decision of the Federal High Court, Kano which ordered the interim forfeiture of ...

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Enugu govt approves N100m monthly for payment of state retirees’ gratuities

…okays N82.7m for payment of past govts’ non-remitted NHF deductions   The Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi administration in Enugu State in keeping with its commitment to the ...

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Senators move to impeach Buhari

Some members of the Senate have asked that the process to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari be started, for failing to get the approval for the withdrawal of $496m from the Excess Crude Account to purchase military aircraft ...

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Killings: NEC stops herdsmen, grazing in five states

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday agreed to the cessation of movement of herdsmen across the country, especially in the five states that have been adversely affected by killings attributed to the herdsmen-farmers ...

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Nigerian workers demand N66,500 as new minimum wage

The Organised Labour on Thursday in Lagos demanded a new minimum wage of N66,500 for all workers in the country ...

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Benue: Killer herdsmen are sponsored agents – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ), Abuja, said on Thursday that the fresh rounds of killings in Benue State were being sponsored ...

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Buhari assures swift end to killings nationwide

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday assured Nigerians that with the measures being put in place by his government, the “brutal and wanton killings” being witnessed in parts of the country would end soon ...

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Boko Haram terrorists attack Maiduguri

Troops of the Nigerian Army on Thursday repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital ...

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Police IG shuns Senate invitation over Melaye saga, accompanies Buhari to Bauchi

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, failed to appear before the Senate on Thursday. The lawmakers were incensed at the development. The Senate had on ...

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