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Insecurity in Rivers State: DG DSS summons Wike, Amaechi to meeting

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
A security meeting has been held in Abuja with the botched rerun elections in Rivers State in view. According to a report by an online news portal, daily Post, the meeting was held at the instance of the Director General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura, with the Acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris in attendance. ... Read more

FG begins importation of cattle fodder to end herdsmen/farmers clashes

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
The Federal government has commences the importation of fodders, for cattle. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh stated this on Tuesday in Abuja, during the launching of a book, Standardization and Quality Regulation in Africa, written by Dr. Paul Angya. Fodders are special animal foodstuff used to feed animals espec ... Read more

Budget padding: Reps to refer Jibrin to EFCC

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Abdulrazak Namdas says ex-Chairman of Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin will be referred to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for investigation Namdas said Jibrin was relieved of his position for abuse of the budgetary process. He said 'th ... Read more

‎Fayose Clears Air On Allocation, Says State Gov't N2.5BN

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said the state government got a net allocation of N2.5 billion from the Federation Account for the month of July, contrary to insinuations by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) that it got over N9 billion. He made this disclosure in Ado-Ekiti on Monday while speaking on state radio and tel ... Read more

We've defeated Boko Haram, will attack Niger Delta militants if dialogue fails – Army

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sanni Usman, on Monday, in Lagos, said there were no longer camps of Boko Haram terrorists in the North-Eastern part of the country. Usman made the assertion while addressing newsmen at the inauguration of Strategic Communication Course for senior officers at the Nigerian Army School of Public ... Read more

Buhari orders NNPC to escalate oil exploration in North-East

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to increase the tempo on crude oil exploration activities in the north eastern part of the country. Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mr. Maikanti Baru, who disclosed this on Monday, when Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, paid him a courtesy vi ... Read more

I have been vindicated that National Assembly members are corrupt: Obasanjo

Monday, July 25, 2016
Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that the ongoing controversy, allegations and counter allegations over budget padding at the National Assembly had vindicated his earlier postulation that the national legislature were peopled by crooked persons. According to him, there is no better vindication of his position than the emergin ... Read more

Fayose Expresses Worry Over INEC Inability To Conduct Credible, Conclusive Elections

Monday, July 25, 2016
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has expressed worry over inability of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct credible and conclusive elections since the advent of the President Mohammadu Buhari led All Progressives Congress (APC) government. The governor, who reacted to the alleged manipulation of the Imo ... Read more

Group Lauds Buhari Over Civillian JTF, Wants Amnesty For Boko Haram

Monday, July 25, 2016
Group under the aegis of the Northern Inter faith and Religious Organisation for Peace has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the absorption of some members of the Civilian Joint Taskforce known as civilian JTF fighting the Boko Haram insurgency in the north east into the military and Department of State Services (DSS), saying such move is ... Read more

Ekweremadu, Falana advocate separation of AGF office from Minister of Justice

Monday, July 25, 2016
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, said if Nigerians want justice delivery to be strengthened in the country, the office of the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, should be separated from that of the Minister of Justice. Also, Femi Falana, SAN, had said that the office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and the Minister of Jus ... Read more

Why Babangida overthrew my govt in 1985 – Buhari

Monday, July 25, 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he was removed from office 31 years ago (August 27, 1985) because he was planning to purge the military hierarchy of corruption. Buhari, who has not spared the military even in his ongoing anti-corruption war, said senior military leaders, led by former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida (IBB) and G ... Read more

The real reason why Babangida toppled my government in 1985: Buhari

Monday, July 25, 2016
Thirty-wo years after the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari was ousted from office as then military head of state in a putsch led by Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retired), the President has offered what was really behind his being pushed aside by the top echelon of the military at the time. Babangida was the chief of army staff until he toppled B ... Read more

FG to end HND, B.Sc. dichotomy – Minister

Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has reiterated the resolve of the present administration to end the dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma, HND and the Bachelor of Science Degree, B.Sc. holders. The minister said President Muhammadu Buhari was doing everything possible to end the vexed dichotomy, stressing that it makes litt ... Read more

Why we won't cancel security vote – State govts

Sunday, July 24, 2016
State governments have insisted on collecting their monthly security votes following calls in some quarters to stop the statutory allocation. Checks by our correspondents on Saturday showed that the state governors were not favourably disposed to the idea of jettisoning their security votes. This is coming on the heels of calls by the Nigeria ... Read more

Nobody will remove me as Deputy Senate President – Ekweremadu

Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, Saturday, carpeted the endless ill feelings of the All Progressives Congress (APC) leadership over his position. The APC hierarchy had continued to wail over the emergence of Ekweremadu as the Deputy Senate President, despite the fact that he belonged to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party ( ... Read more
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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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Saraki reshuffles senate committees

Friday, July 22, 2016

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, reshuffled the composition of ...
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Buhari, Obasanjo meet behind closed

Monday, July 25, 2016

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DSS arrests mastermind of alleged c

Sunday, July 24, 2016

The Department of State Services ( DSS) has arrested one Jones Abari, aka Gen. A ...
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