Daily Archives: May 18, 2018

Boko Haram suicide bomber kills four in Borno IDPs camp

At least four people were killed in northeast Nigeria on Thursday in a suicide blast at an open-air mosque, militia and refugee camp officials told AFP ...

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Governors threaten to takeover fuel subsidy payment from NNPC

The National Economic Council (NEC), comprising the 36 State Governors in the country, has threatened to take over the responsibility of subsidising petroleum products in their states based on consumption ...

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21 former governors, deputies still receive salaries as senators, ministers – Report

No fewer than twenty-one senators and ministers who are presently receiving salaries from their states as former governors, deputy governors as well as ministers are at the same time collecting salaries ...

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Court nullifies Ikoyi Registry powers to conduct marriages in Lagos

The Lagos State Government has secured another court injunction restraining the Federal Government’s owned Registry in Ikoyi from conducting marriages, saying it was unconstitutional for the Federal Government ...

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Court adjourns Melaye’s trial indefinitely

The trial of the lawmaker representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye, in the alleged case of false information dissemination brought against him by the Federal Government has been adjourned indefinitely ...

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U.S govt, PDP warn against rigging as 40 candidates gear up for Ekiti guber polls

The United States government says it expects nothing less than credible and fair exercise in the Ekiti State governorship election which holds on July 14, ...

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Fed Govt opens online portal for investors

The Federal Government has launched an up-to-date online portal, `iGuide Nigeria’, containing necessary information and relevant data for willing investors ...

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Borno governor queries Commissioner for shoe polish donation to youths

Angered by online reactions, Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima has queried his Commissioner for Higher Education and aspirant for the house of representatives in 2019, Usman ...

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Abia govt denies Gov. Ikpeazu, Sen. Orji rift

The Special Adviser to the Abia State governor on e-Governance, Mr. Obed Nnaji Asiegbu, has debunked a media report of an alleged rift between his ...

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Nigeria establishes presidential infrastructure devt fund

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a Presidential Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF), which is to be managed by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority ...

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