Governance

Herdsmen: Anti-open grazing law not responsible for Benue killings – Gov. Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has denied claims that the anti-open grazing law is responsible for the killings in his state ...

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Plateau govt reviews curfew

The Plateau Government has reviewed the curfew it imposed in three local governments of Jos South, Riyom and Barkin Ladi from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily ...

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Katagum swears-in as Bauchi new Deputy Governor

The newly-appointed deputy Governor of Bauchi State, Audu Sule Katagum, was, on Monday, sworn into office. This followed his recent screening and confirmation by the ...

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Gov. Al-makura increases minimum pension by 100%

The Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Al-makura, has approved increase in minimum pension for the state retirees from N5,000 to N10,000, Mr Abdullahi Sani-Oseze, Director-General, Nasarawa ...

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Cross River Acting Governor assures striking law officers on demands

Cross River State Government has assured striking staff of the Ministry of Justice, under the aegis of law Officers’ Association of Nigeria (LOAN) of quick ...

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Sen. Ekweremadu to sponsor bill on state police

In response to the rising insecurity and killings in Nigeria, the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, is set to sponsor a bill to decentralise nation’s policing system ...

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INEC awaits formal notification of vacancies in NASS

The Independent National Election (INEC) said it was awaiting formal communication on the existing vacancies in the National Assembly (NASS) ...

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Abacha: Victims of 1995 phantom coup seek VP, Senate’s intervention on pending demands

Some victims of the 1995 phantom coup have appealed to the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and the Senate to intervene in their pending demands ...

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Insecurity: Only state police can end killings – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says state police remains the surest way of tackling the current security challenges like herdsmen and farmers’ clashes in parts of the country ...

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Pres. Buhari approves military operations in Zamfara, Kaduna

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of Operation Whirl Stroke II to address security challenges in Zamfara and Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State ...

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