Daily Archives: January 16, 2019

2019: Smear campaign won’t stop Ekweremadu, Igbo leaders – Bibian Anekwe

Enugu-based female political activist , Mrs. Bibian Anekwe, has described as smear campaign, media reports that the Deputy Senate President Prof. Ike Ekweremadu and some ...

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2019: INEC releasing unclaimed PVCs to APC governors – Atiku

Ex-vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission of releasing uncollected permanent voter cards (PVCs) to some governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress ....

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Onnoghen, EFCC deny raid on CJN’s house

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has debunked reports that his residence was on Tuesday, invaded by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC ...

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Pres. Buhari unveils new Police IG

President Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled the successor to Ibrahim Kpotun Idris as Inspector General of Police(IGP). He is AIG Mohammed Abubakar Adamu. He has been ...

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Lagos Police Commissioner refuses to hand over to replacement

Redeployed Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi on Tuesday refused to handover to Mr. Kayode Egbetokun, insisting that he was still in charge in Lagos ...

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Politics: Gov. Ahmed bans street rallies in Kwara

Following the recent political violence that erupted in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, the state Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, yesterday banned political street rallies and ...

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Fed Govt borrows N6.16tn from N8.499tn pension fund

The total pension assets under the Contributory Pension Scheme rose to N8.49tn as of the end of November 2018 financial period, latest figures obtained from the National Pension Commission on Tuesday revealed ...

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FG awaits NEC decision on new minimum wage – Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the extraordinary meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on National Minimum Wage ...

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Police rescue man from suicide on Lagos bridge

A middle aged man who attempted to commit suicide by trying to jump into the Lagos Lagoon on the third mainland bridge has been rescued ...

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FG launches new passport with 10-year validity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday launched a new enhanced security Nigerian passport with 10 years validity. He performed the ceremony at a meeting of the ...

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