Daily Archives: December 14, 2018

Presidency endorses 65-year retirement age for teachers

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, on Thursday said the Muhammadu Buhari administration was in support of jacking up the retirement age for teachers from 60 to 65 years ...

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Reps seek return to parliamentary system

A group of 71 lawmakers of the House of Representatives, mostly from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have canvassed for the return of Nigeria from the presidential to the parliamentary system of government ...

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INEC rules out diaspora, out-of-country voting in 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said there would be no Diaspora or Out-of-Country voting for Nigerians in the 2019 general election ...

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2019: INEC plotting to create illegal polling centres in Chad, Niger – PDP, CUPP

The Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential Campaign Organisation (PPCO), has condemned the alleged plot by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Muhammadu Buhari Presidency ...

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Buhari, governors meet again over minimum wage

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari again over the issue of new minimum wage ...

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Osinbajo, governors hold extended NEC today

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and state governors will hold an extended session of the National Economic Council (NEC) today (Friday). The session, which will also be ...

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Buhari presents 2019 budget to NASS next week

President Muhammadu Buhari has notified the National Assembly of his intention to ‎lay the 2019 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday next week ...

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Ekweremadu, Lawan lock horns over Senate composition

The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, on Thursday disagreed with the Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, over the composition of the membership ...

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Buhari appoints Hassan as new Minister of Environment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a Surveyor, Suleiman Hassan, as the Minister of Environment. Until his appointment on December 13, 2018, Hassan ...

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2019 presidency: SDP nominates Shehu Gabam as Duke’s new running mate

Less than 24 hours after Dr Junaid Mohammed, the running mate to the presidential standard bearer of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Dr Donald Duke, ...

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