Governance

FG asks court to dismiss suit against unauthorised Senate proceeding

The Federal Government wants the Federal High Court in Abuja to dismiss a suit seeking an order stopping the Senate from being forced to reconvene without the authorisation of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki ...

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FG approves $1.3bn for five critical projects – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has set aside 1.3 billion dollars (about N468 billion) from the National Sovereign Investment Fund to finance five critical infrastructure projects. The ...

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Lifeless President: Nigeria won’t respond to Trump’s comment – Buhari

The Presidency has stated reasons why the Nigerian Government would not respond to a statement credited to President Donald Trump of the United States of America that Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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APC governors set for showdown with party, insist on indirect primaries

Governors in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday said that states would exercise their rights to conduct indirect primaries in selecting the party’s candidates for the 2019 general elections ...

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FCT Minister directs employees to resign before seeking political positions

Following the rush into partisan politics by political appointees and civil servants under the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), has ...

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Shifting grounds: I’ll always respect rule of law – Buhari tells Angela Merkel

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said his administration would always uphold the sanctity of the rule of law in governing the country ...

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NASS panel slashes N202.2m from INEC budget, approves N143.3bn for elections

The National Assembly Joint Committee on Electoral Matters wound down its sitting on the budget for the 2019 polls on Thursday. The committee had on ...

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PIB: Why Buhari withheld assent to Petroleum Industry Governance Bill – Presidency

The Presidency has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari withheld assent on the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill ...

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Kwankwaso: Eagle Square belongs to all Nigerians – Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has condemned the last minute cancellation of the approval granted to Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, to use the Eagle ...

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Boko Haram: Only God knows when Leah Sharibu will be rescued – Presidency

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina, said, Tuesday, that only God knows when kidnapped Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, will be rescued ...

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