Bob Izua’s Building Demolition: Like Shaibu, Like Oshiomhole

Bob Izua’s Building Demolition: Like Shaibu, Like Oshiomhole

By Ayokhai Dada The Edo state Deputy Governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu recently made headlines when the Governor Godwin Obaseki in his wisdom formally handed over the machinery Of governance of the state to him to act as Governor of the state while he proceeded on vacation. The Shaibu’s feat as Acting Governor governor was remarkable, […]

Minimum Wage: Justify The Signing Into Law – Buhari Tells Nigerian Workers

Minimum Wage: Justify The Signing Into Law – Buhari Tells Nigerian Workers

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerian workers to justify the signing into law of the new N30,000 National Minimum wage by showing more commitment to their work. The president stated this shortly after signing the national minimum into law in Abuja on Thursday. He also enjoined the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to show more understanding […]

Presidency Reaction On Justice Onnoghen’s Conviction

Presidency Reaction On Justice Onnoghen’s Conviction

The Presidency has reacted to the conviction of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, by the Code of Conduct Tribunal, saying the ruling was a major victory for the anti-corruption policy of the Buhari administration. Mr Onnoghen was convicted on Thursday afternoon for false declaration of assets. The tribunal ordered that he forfeit the […]

17 killed in Nasarawa community – House of Assembly

17 killed in Nasarawa community – House of Assembly

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Thursday condemned the Sunday night shootings that claimed 17 lives in Numa, a rural community in Akwanga Local Government, and urged security agencies to bring the perpetrators to justice. The House, through its Speaker, Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, also called for peaceful coexistence among the people, urging them to crave […]

Handover Your Performance Report – Buhari Tells Ministers

Handover Your Performance Report – Buhari Tells Ministers

As the first term of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration winds down, he has asked for a comprehensive “status reports on policies, programmes, and projects” from cabinet members from their respective ministries, departments and agencies. These reports have, Wednesday, April 24 as the deadline for submission. They are to be handed over to the Presidential […]

We Will Not Fail Nigerians, Buhari Tells Bill Gates

We Will Not Fail Nigerians, Buhari Tells Bill Gates

President Muhammadu Buhari last night commended one of the world’s richest men, Bill Gates for his consistent and generous support to public causes around the globe, and specifically for supporting the eradication of polio and HIV diseases in Africa and Nigeria in particular. Speaking in a telephone call to congratulate the President upon his resounding […]

Tribunal: APC Has Descended To All Time Low, Raising Inconsequential Issues – Atiku

Knowing that the judicial system will grant victory to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has descended to an all time low by raising inconsequential issues.

Tribunal: APC Has Descended To All Time Low, Raising Inconsequential Issues – Atiku

Knowing that the judicial system will grant victory to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has descended to an all time low by raising inconsequential issues.

Speakership: Another Rep declares interest, writes Oshiomhole

Speakership: Another Rep declares interest, writes Oshiomhole

Ahead of the plan by the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the speaker of House of Representatives’ slot, Chike Okafor (APC-Imo), on Tuesday, formally declared his intention to run for the position. Mr Okafor made his intention known when members of Good Governance and Transparency Initiative (GGTI) visited him at his National Assembly’s office, […]

President Buhari Seeks Regional Cooperation To Check Illegal Flow Of Small Arms Into Nigeria

President Buhari Seeks Regional Cooperation To Check Illegal Flow Of Small Arms Into Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday arrived in N’Djamena, the Chadian capital seeking wider cooperation among countries of Sahel and Saharan regions to counter the infiltration of small arms to Nigeria, flowing into the hands of militia forces, bandits and insurgents who are becoming a threat to human rights and internal security. The Nigerian leader is participating […]