Governance

Tambuwal swears-in new deputy governor

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has sworn-in Alhaji Manir Dan’iya, as his deputy to replace Alhaji Ahmed Aliyu, who resigned on November 13. Speaking ...

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Boko Haram: Senate adjourns to honour of 44 slain soldiers00

The Senate on Thursday suspended legislative duties and adjourned sitting until Tuesday in honour of 44 soldiers killed by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno last weekend ...

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Presidency angry at Jonathan over TSA, BVN, IPPS claims

The Presidency on Thursday attacked former President Goodluck Jonathan on his claim to the introduction of Bank Verification Number (BVN), Treasury Single Account (TSA) and the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System ...

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FG needs N4tr to complete Lagos-Kano railway project – Amaechi

The federal government needs about N4trillion to complete the Lagos to Kano standard gauge rail project, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said ...

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Senate orders police to vacate Akwa Ibom Assembly premises

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday ordered the police to vacate the premises of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and desist from preventing the legislators ...

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INEC sets March 2 for governorship, state assembly elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday announced March 2, 2019 as date for all Governorship and State House of Assembly elections ...

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Gov. Bello places N100m bounty on govt aide’s killers

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello on Wednesday promised a N100 million reward to anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of those that killed Malam Yusuf Adabenege, his Special Adviser on Culture and Tourism ...

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Senate orders probe as Police seal Akwa Ibom Assembly

The Senate, on Wednesday, ordered an investigation into the sealing of the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly by the Police. The issue was raised on ...

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Tambuwal nominates Manir Dan’ Iya as deputy governor

SOKOTO State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has nominated Honourable Manir Dan-Iya as the new deputy governor to replace Alhaji Ahmed Aliyu who recently resigned his position as the state number two citizen ...

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Change 2015: APC never promised to transform Nigeria in four years ― Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola, on Tuesday said the All Progressives Congress (APC) led government of President Muhammadu Buhari never attached four- year time frame to totally transform the country ...

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