Daily Archives: September 17, 2018

Economy: Nigeria faces immense challenges – Zainab Ahmed

The newly-appointed Acting Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed on Monday assumed office after her appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday to replace Kemi Adeosun, ...

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BREAKING: INEC bars video recording in polling booths during Osun election

The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has said voters will not be allowed to go inside polling booths with their ...

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Ejidike, Ikpea others mourn Rev.Iloh

By Akeem Busari Nigerian sports fraternity has been thrown into a mourning over the death of former footballer and sports administrator, Rev.( Dr) Moses Iloh. ...

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Rethinking research in Nigeria

By Nyerhovwo Tonukari I would like to start by asking why should the Federal Government still be happy in giving university lecturers grants for research? ...

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African multi-millionaires hit 7,100

There are 7,100 multi-millionaires living in Africa, each with net assets of $10 million or more. There are over 320 centi-millionaires, each with net assets ...

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FG deploys 40,000 policemen for Osun polls

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has deployed 40,000 policemen, two helicopters, 30 Armoured Personnel Carriers, APCs to Osun State for the governorship election ...

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Newly-appointed Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed assumes duty

Newly-appointed Acting Minister of Finance Mrs Zainab Ahmed has assumed duty three days after President Muhammadu Buhari picked her to oversee the ministry following the ...

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EFCC, Customs place Fayose on watch list for money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has written to the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to place the outgoing Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on its watch list and prevent the governor from leaving the country ...

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NASS: I’ll not step down as Senate President, you can’t impeach me – Saraki dares APC

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has boasted that he could not be impeached, saying All Progressives Congress (APC) championing the cause remained in minority and did not have the powers to carry out the threat ...

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Reps vow to defend Dogara against impeachment

Some members of the House of Representatives under the aegis of Parliamentary Democrats Group (PDG) have vowed to defend Speaker Yakubu Dogara against any move to oust him from office ...

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