Daily Archives: September 2, 2018

Boko Haram raids Borno military base, kills 30 soldiers

At least, 30 Nigerian soldiers died in combat with Boko Haram militants who overran a military base in Zari near the border with Niger, two military sources told AFP on Saturday ...

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Lifeless President: Nigeria won’t respond to Trump’s comment – Buhari

The Presidency has stated reasons why the Nigerian Government would not respond to a statement credited to President Donald Trump of the United States of America that Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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APC governors set for showdown with party, insist on indirect primaries

Governors in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday said that states would exercise their rights to conduct indirect primaries in selecting the party’s candidates for the 2019 general elections ...

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2019: Why Nigeria cannot ignore restructuring – Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has stressed the need for Nigeria to be restructured if it must take its rightful place in the comity of nations ...

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PDP denounces Buhari over stance on illegal migrants

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s position that Nigerians caught up in their attempt to illegally enter Europe, are on their own ....

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FCT Minister directs employees to resign before seeking political positions

Following the rush into partisan politics by political appointees and civil servants under the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), has ...

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Nigeria, China to sign $328m deal on ICT

Nigeria will sign an agreement on the National Information and Communication Technology Infrastructure Backbone Phase II (NICTIB II) with China. Senior Special Assistant to the ...

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Varsity honours Jonathan as Icon of Democracy

Former President Dr Goodluck Jonathan was yesterday honoured as the ‘Icon of Democracy’ by Rivers State-owned Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, following his ...

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Buhari appoints Masanawa, Minjibir, Orewa, Kazeem to run security printing firm

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Abbas Umar Masanawa as Managing Director of the Nigeria Security Printing And Minting Company, (NSPMC). The president ...

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AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina to attend China-Africa Cooperation Summit in Beijing

The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, will lead a delegation to the Forum on China–Africa Cooperation (FOCAC 2018), which will take place ...

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