Governance

Killings: Saraki calls for removal of under-performing security chiefs

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called for the removal of “incapable” security chiefs in the country over the continued killings and security challenges bedevilling the nation ...

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Governors tell Buhari to sack security chiefs over killings

The 36 state governors say they will ask President Muhammadu Buhari to sack security chiefs if they cannot stop the current wave of killings in the country ...

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Bauchi Assembly confirms Audu Katagum as Deputy Governor

The Bauchi State House of Assembly on Friday screened and confirmed Alhaji Audu Katagum as Deputy Governor of the state. ‎The confirmation was made during ...

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Plateau govt gazettes Gender Equal Opportunity Law

The Plateau State government has gazetted the Gender Equal Opportunity Law(GEO) passed since 2015 in the State , making it the first in Northern in ...

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Herdsmen rampage: Killings under Buhari fewer than in previous govts – Presidency

…you’re insensitive – PDP slams fed govt The Presidency on Thursday took a swipe at the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), accusing it of playing ...

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NNPC remittances: Salary delays likely over FAAC meeting deadlock – Adeosun

Salaries in states may be affected unless issues that led to the deadlocked meeting between the Federation Account and Allocation Committee (FAAC) and governors last ...

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Police brutality, extortion now at frightening level – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has directed that Chief Magistrates should periodically inspect police stations and other detention centres in their ...

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Saraki, Dogara meet Buhari over herdsmen killings in Plateau

The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara was in a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari over the Plateau killings on Wednesday ...

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Reps condemn Discos over fraudulent estimated billing

Members of the House of Representatives on Wednesday condemned excessive and estimated billing by electricity distribution companies in the country, alleging that the Discos were being operated by fraudsters and persons with the mindset ...

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FG faults report on Nigeria’s poverty level

The Minister of Trade and Investments, Okechukwu Enelamah, on Wednesday, said the recent Brookings Report that rated Nigeria as the new global headquarters of poverty ...

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