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Appeal Court nullifies Nyako' s removal.

Saturday, February 13, 2016
The Yola Division of Federal Court of Appeal, Adamawa State, Thursday nullified the impeachment of Former Governor Murtala Nyako. The five Judges led by Justice Jumai Hannatu Sankey in a unanimous judgment, described Nyako's impeachment as a high level of impunity, recklessness, rascality and a constituted gross of legislative powers by the Ada ... Read more

Fayose: Buhari Should Withdraw, Represent 2016 Budget

Saturday, February 13, 2016
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has urged President Mohammadu Buhari to save the country of the national embarrassment being caused by the 2016 Budget that he presented to the National Assembly by formally withdrawing the budget and representing it. According to a statement issued on Tuesday by his Special Assistant on Pubic C ... Read more

Guber tussle: Why we affirmed Wike, Amosun's elections – Supreme Court

Saturday, February 13, 2016
The Supreme Court on Friday gave its reasons for affirming the election of Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as governor of Rivers State and that of Ibikunle Amosun of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the governor of Ogun State. A seven-man panel led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mmahmud Mohammed, had fixed Frida ... Read more

NCC to sanction telecos that defraud customers through drop calls

Saturday, February 13, 2016
The Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commissions (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, on Friday, said the Commission would sanction telecommunication operators who defraud Nigerians through dropped-calls. Danbatta said this during a meeting with newsmen from the North West, North Central and FCT in Kano, where he presented the Commission' ... Read more

CBN adds overseas tuition fees, medical tourism to forex prohibition list

Saturday, February 13, 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has added overseas school fees and medical tourism to its list of items prohibited from the interbank foreign exchange window. This brings the items on the forex prohibition list to 43 in number. On Thursday, Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State recommended the addition of the two items to the list. He w ... Read more

EFCC to probe 12 serving Army Generals, others

Friday, February 12, 2016
The Nigerian Army on Thursday disclosed that that 12 serving officers have been sent to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) for investigation. A terse statement by the Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, stated that 3 serving Major Generals, and one retired, 3 Brigadier Generals, 4 Colonels and 1 L ... Read more

Insurgency: No local govt under Boko Haram's control – Buhari insists

Friday, February 12, 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday declared that none of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria is under the control of the insurgents, Boko Haram. The Senator representing Borno Central, Baba Kaka Garbai, had recently declared that more than 50 percent of Borno State was under the control of Boko Haram. Borno State Governor, Kashim Sh ... Read more

Economy: Why Buhari will not devalue Naira – Oshiomhole

Friday, February 12, 2016
The Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on Thursday in Lagos defended the Muhammed Buhari-led government's refusal to devalue the naira. Oshiomhole said while delivering a keynote address at the maiden edition of The Cable Colloquium that the government's position was to pull speculators out of business. The Colloquium was entitl ... Read more

Buhari returns to Nigeria after vacation in UK

Thursday, February 11, 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday night returned to Nigeria from the United Kingdom after five days of vacation. Buhari left Nigeria on Tuesday for France to address the EU parliament in Strasbourg. Then he moved to the UK to attend a London conference on Syria, after which he took five days off work. His plane touched down at 8.30 pm a ... Read more

Arms deal: Why Army can't probe ex-service chiefs — Buratai

Thursday, February 11, 2016
The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, said yesterday that the Army cannot probe ex-service chiefs involved in procurement of weapons for the fight against Boko Haram because they had retired. Buratai, who disclosed this while defending Army's budget proposal before the House of Representatives Committee on Army, also lamented th ... Read more

Senate to probe Obasanjo, Jonathan, El-Rufai, others over Abuja land allocations

Thursday, February 11, 2016
The Senate, on Wednesday, vowed to probe former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan as well as ministers who served under them to correct alleged violation of the master plan of the nation's capital city. Addressing journalists, yesterday, Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory, Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West ... Read more

CBN unveils operational guidelines on TSA for state govts

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Tuesday, in exercise of its powers, as provided in the CBN Act, 2007, Section 47, sub section 2(2d), issued the following guidelines on the management and operation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA), hosted with the CBN, by State Governments. Goals of the Guidelines The objective of th ... Read more

Security operatives arrest ISIS recruiter in Nigeria

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The Department of State Service on Tuesday announced the arrest of a 400-level student of Federal University of Technology, Minna, for being the operational arrowhead of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Nigeria. Abdussalam Enesi Yunusa, studying Information and Media Technology, was arrested in Kano. His arrest was sequel to availab ... Read more

UK interview: Buhari didn't call Nigerians criminals – Presidency

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The Presidency on Tuesday night described as misconstrued, the various interpretations of President Muhammadu Buhari's comments during an interview he granted the UK's Telegraph newspaper on February 5. It also insisted that President Buhari didn't call Nigerians criminals in the interview. A statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant t ... Read more

Senate postpones budget passage, says 2016 fiscal plan full of errors, padded figures

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The National Assembly on Tuesday claimed that it had noticed unnecessary padding of figures, mistakes, inconsistencies and other anomalies in the 2016 Appropriation Bill, presented by President Muhammadu Buhari. The lawmakers said the anomalies became manifest during budget defence by ministries, departments and agencies of government. As a r ... Read more
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