POLITICAL

Probably it is my ghost that did double registration – Yahaya Bello

Following accusations of double registration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and Kogi state APC, Governor Yahaya Bello has denied taking part in the ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR) exercise. Speaking with reporters after observing Ju’maat prayer at the ...

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Reps summon finance minister, AGF over N17 billion office equipment contract

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Procurement on Thursday, summoned the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, over alleged payment of N17 billion for procurement of office equipment. It also summoned the Auditor-General of the Federation (AGF), Ahmed Idris, and ...

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House of Reps reject bill seeking to establish Eouth-East commission

The House of Representatives rejected a bill seeking the establishment of the South-East Development Commission, after it was put to a voice vote by speaker, Yakubu Dogara. Some of the lawmakers argued that the timing of the bill was not ...

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Presidency explains why Osinbajo postponed budget signing

A Presidency official has explained why the budget signing ceremony billed for today did not hold. The official attributed it to the extensive consultations between the  presidency and ministers, on one hand and  National Assembly members  on the other. The National Assembly ...

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NASS to raise teachers’ retirement age to 65 – Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has assured Nigerian teachers that the National Assembly will increase their retirement age from 60 to 65 years to retain more experienced teachers in public schools. Mr. Dogara disclosed this when ...

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Okorocha fires all commissioners in Imo state

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, has sacked the state executive council and 27 local government transition committees, with immediate effect. A statement by Pascal Obi, principal secretary to the governor, directed all former members of the executive to hand ...

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Fresh: First Lady, Aisha Buhari flies to London to join husband

The wife of the President of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday departed Nigeria for the United Kingdom to join her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, who is in London for medical treatment. Mrs. Buhari travelled through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, ...

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Full text of Osinbajo’s Democracy Day Speech

While delivering the Democracy Message to mark the 2017 Democracy Day, the Acting President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo has said that the budget 2017 would soon be passed into law. Key points of the democracy message include: FG working to ...

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TWO YEARS IN OFFICE: PDP commends Ambode

The Moshood Salvador faction of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos on Sunday commended the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration for his achievements in infrastructure development in the last two years. The Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, gave the commendation in ...

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Osinbajo calls for sacrifice to rescue Nigeria from decay and make the country great

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday urged Nigerians to be prepared to make sacrifices to rescue the country from decay and make it great. He said this in his address at the Interdenominational Church Service to mark the ...

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