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Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Gen. Buhari Architects Of Modern Democracy In Nigeria.…Says Emerhor

Friday, April 24, 2015
Nigeria rsquo;s President-Elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (Rtd) and All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, have been described as the great architects of modern democracy in Nigeria. The duo, according to Delta APC candidate in the just concluded gubernatorial elections, Olorogun O rsquo;tega Emerhor work ... Read more

FAAN stops Arik flights from Abuja

Friday, April 24, 2015
It was learnt that FAAN stopped the domestic carrier from carrying out its operations at the airport due to issues of indebtedness. Although the airline refuted the claim by the agency, our correspondent gathered that the disagreement was manifested at the domestic wing of the airport when officials of FAAN disrupted Arik Air's flight operations ... Read more

Borno women want Buhari to retain 35% slot for women in his cabinet

Friday, April 24, 2015
Representatives of women groups in Borno state, yesterday, called on the incoming administration of retired General Muhammadu Buhari to bring more women into his government or at least retain the 35% affirmative action for women that already implemented by the outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan. Coordinator of the women, also the President of ... Read more

Senate asks govt to drag South African monarch before ICC

Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Senate on Wednesday urged President Goodluck Jonathan to recall the Nigeria's High Commissioner in South Africa, Ambassador S.S Yusuf, to protest the current xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by some indigenes of the Southern African country. The upper legislators stated this as part of their resolutions on a motion moved on behalf of all mem ... Read more

FG summons South African High Commissioner over xenophobic attacks

Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Federal Government on Wednesday summoned the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lulu Louis-Mnguni, over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other black Africans. The government also demanded compensation from the South African authorities for the Nigerian victims of the violence by black South Africans. A statement from t ... Read more

Nullify passage of constitution amendment bill, Jonathan tells Supreme Court

Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Executive Arm of government has asked the Supreme Court to nullify the â passage of the proposed amendment of the constitution by the National Assembly. President Goodluck Jonathan had refused to assent the 4th Alteration Bill of the Constitution on the grounds that its passage by the National Assembly did not meet the mandatory provisions ... Read more

Handover date remains May 29, says FG

Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Federal Government said on Wednesday that President Goodluck Jonathan would hand over power to President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on May 29 and not May 28 as reported last week. This was made known in Abuja, through the Minister of Information, Patricia Akwashiki, after the Federal Executive Council meeting. 'I have to make a little clari ... Read more

Etiebet, Umana Fight Dirty over Ministerial Post

Thursday, April 23, 2015
All is not well in the Akwa Ibom State camp of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the former minister of Petroleum, Atuekong Don Etiebet engages the governorship candidate of the party in a dirty fight on who emerges as minister from the oil rich State. Our correspondent gathered that horse-trading over ministerial appointments from the Pres ... Read more

Abia Guber Election: Obiano Drums Support for Alex Otti

Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has called on the people of Abia State to choose the surest path to accelerated development and all-round renewal of their state by voting for Dr. Alex Otti in the gubernatorial election that is rescheduled for Saturday, April 25, 2015 in select parts of the state. Speaking at the Governor rsquo ... Read more

NBC to license free view TV channels

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has commenced the process of issuing licences for the provision of free view digital television content to be transmitted to Nigerian households. In a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, the Director of Public Affairs, NBC, Mr. Awwalu Salihu, said the regulatory agency, after a detailed assessment of ... Read more

Ondo Assembly issue impeachment notice against deputy governor

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Ondo State House of Assembly on Tuesday issued an impeachment notice against the Deputy Governor of the state, Alhaji Ali Olanusi. The seven-count notice of impeachment issued against Olanusi was endorsed by 20 out of the 26 lawmakers in the House. The legislators said the notice was pursuant to Section 188 of the Constitution. The Spe ... Read more

Ebonyi House freezes joint LG, state accounts

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The recent peace bolster in Ebonyi State may have broken down as the state House of Assembly, yesterday, froze the joint accounts, JAC, for the state and local government areas operated by the present administration. The House resolved that any bank collaborating with the state government to divert funds meant for the development of the state wo ... Read more

2015: Eket Senatorial District Leaders Celebrate Governor Akpabio

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
The people of Eket Senatorial District of Akwa Ibom State have described Governor Godswill Akpabio as a sincere and upright leader whose patriotism and commitment have accounted for the massive transformation witnessed in the State in the last eight years. Under the aegis of Eket Senatorial District Leaders Forum, they popped bottles of c ... Read more

N75BN Left By Peter Obi: Questions To Investigate

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
I am very surprised that this issue is raging For Christ sake, Anambra state accounts were published when Peter Obi handed over and nearly ALL the 75b were invested in shares and stocks All the companies where investments were made were listed for all to see. If Peter said he left 75b, he couldn't have said CASH or he'll be shooting ... Read more

World Bank in 8 years spends N75b on agric in Lagos, others

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
The World Bank has spent about $380 million (about N75, 240,000, 000) on agriculture in Lagos and some other states in the last eight years, the state Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince Gbolahan Lawal, has said. Speaking to reporters yesterday in Alausa, Ikeja, he said the $200 million Fadama grant was accessed by six states while the $180 mi ... Read more
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ROCHAS WINS IMO STATE SUPPLEMENTARY

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Results collated in the Imo State supplementary election held today, 25th April ...
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Presidency Refutes Spending N2trn N

Monday, April 20, 2015

… Denies Setting Up Audit Committee to Retrieve Funds SAN FRANCISCO, April 20 ...
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The Reasons IGP Abba Suleiman (Rtd.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The news of the sudden retirement of IGP Abba Suleiman (Rtd.) by President Goodl ...
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Jega summons Imo REC as voters prot

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Atta ...
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Revealed: Senator Uche Chukwumerije

Monday, April 20, 2015

The Senator representing Abia North Senatorial District, Uche Chukwumerije has p ...
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Police: Drama as Abba stalls handov

Thursday, April 23, 2015

There was confusion and drama at the Force Headquarters in Abuja, yesterday, as ...
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