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Oversight function not for witch-hunt -Yero tells lawmakers

Governor Muhktar Yero of Kaduna State on Thursday bemoaned the legislators for using their oversight function as a witch-hunt tool against the executive arm of ...

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FG Distributes 80 Water Pumps, Rice Reapers to Farmers in Sokoto

The Federal Government has distributed 80 pieces of 3HP irrigation pumps, two rice reapers and two rice threshers to paddy rice farmers in Sokoto state. ...

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63m Nigerians Lack Access to Potable Water- WaterAid

An international agency, WaterAid Nigeria, has revealed that around 63 million Nigerians (nearly 40 per cent of the total estimated population of 160 million persons) ...

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SEC summons 63 operators over registration status

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has summoned 63 firms and individuals operating in the capital market to address issues relating to their registration status. ...

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Fuel scarcity: NUPENG denounces IPMAN over strike threat

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has condemned the strike threat by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), describing ...

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FG enforces no-work-no pay rule – ASUP

The President of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Dr Chibuzor Asomugha, on Wednesday said the Federal Government had stopped paying the striking lecturers ...

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Nationwide blackout looms as electricity workers threaten strike

The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) yesterday alerted the federal government of plans to cripple operations in the power sector over alleged unfair labour practices ...

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Abuja bombing: Psychiatric report delays Charles Okah’s trial

The unavailability of a psychiatric evaluation report on a suspected mastermind of the October 1, 2010 bomb blast, Charles Okah, on Wednesday stalled his trial ...

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Rivers rejects suspension of Justice Agumagu — Attorney-General

The Rivers Government has described the suspension of the state Chief Judge, Justice Peter Agumagu, by the National Judicial Council (NJC) as illegal and unconstitutional. ...

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National Confab: Delegates seek death penalty for corrupt officials

Delegates at the ongoing national conference yesterday advocated death by hanging ...

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