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El-Rufai seeks Assembly’s approval of N81.68 bn supplementary budget

The Kaduna State House of Assembly has begun deliberations on the N81.68 billion supplementary budget forwarded to it by Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai.

UKAID supports 98,000 northern women to fight malnutrition

The United Kingdom Department for International Development in partnership with the Child Development Grant Programme (CDGP) has supported about 98,000 pregnant and...

It’s not over for Nigeria, says Imansuangbon

Edo politician and educationist, Kenneth Imansuangbon at the weekend described those who think the country would fail as a result of present...

‘Data residency, investments crucial to solving OTT, telcos war’

As a win-win approach to the lingering issue between telecoms operators and the Over the Top (OTTs) players, stakeholders have renewed calls...

Firm wins advertising awards

Sodium Brand Solutions, a leading experiential marketing company in Nigeria, emerged the biggest winner at the EXMAN Awards 2019 held at the...

Tribunal rejects Okowa’s pleas for more time

Justice Suleiman Belgore- led Delta State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal Panel 1 has rejected an application for more time by Damain Dodo...

Nwoko Vs Nwaoboshi: Regina Daniel’s Husband Loses At Supreme Court

The victory of Delta South Senatorial election has been decided as the Supreme Court in Abuja today the 16th of July ruled...

Total handovers N1b projects to northern beneficiaries

An oil firm, Total E&P Nig. Ltd, has handed over projects worth N1 billion in the North to the representatives of the...

Ekiti, NEMA give relief materials to 600 victims of rainstorm

The Ekiti State Government and National Emergency Management Agency(NEMA) have distributed cash gifts and relief materials to 600 victims of rainstorm in...

Court freezes NDDC contractor’s accounts for ‘fraud’

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the freezing of bank accounts belonging to two firms – A.M Projects Consultancy Ltd...

Osinbajo to deliver club’s 70th anniversary lecture

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will deliver the 70th Anniversary Lecture of the Lagos Country Club on July 30. Club...

Senate begs SSANU, NASU to shelve strike

The Senate on Wednesday appealed to the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU)...

Ogun sets up panel to probe rot in OOUTH

The Ogun State Government on Tuesday said it has instituted a panel of enquiry to look at the remote and immediate causes...

Seven ways to beat, survive Lagos traffic

Lagos is notorious for its traffic gridlock. There are so many cars on the roads from private cars, commercial buses (Danfo), taxis,...

“I Don’t Worry Over Pigs” Actress, Tonto Dikeh Shades Ex-friend, Blessing Osom

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, who’s quite active on her Instagram page subtly reacted to her ex-friend, Blessing Osom’s comment of enjoying her...

Beyoncé’s ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ To Be Released July 19 (See Full Track...

Beyoncé’s Lion King project, Lion King: The Gift, is comprised of 14 all-new original tracks. Besides Beyoncé, Lion King:...

Africa must embrace technology, says Okonjo-Iweala

A former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has advised African and relevant institutions to focus on the implementation of policies that...

“What Buhari Should Do With Obasanjo’s Latest Letter” – Shehu Sani

Human rights activist, Senator Shehu Sani has thrown his weight behind Olusegun Obasanjo’s open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari which raised concern...

Senate Joins Obasanjo In Tasking Buhari For National Security Summit

The Senate on Tuesday called on the federal government to immediately convene a National Security Summit to address the insecurity ravaging the...

PDP List Names Of APC Officials Involved In Electoral Fraud

A local government collation officer for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the presidential election, on Tuesday, named two agents of the...

Buhari Approves Immediate Implementation Of New Minimum Wage

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new national wage for Federal Public Service workers currently earning below...

Security Tops My Agenda For Nigerians – Buhari

President Buhari, who received executive members of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) led by the President, Dr. Francis Adedayo Faduyile, at the...

N48bn Assets: Explain Source Of Your Wealth, APC To Governor Seyi Makinde

The Oyo State Chapter of All Progressives Congress has urged Governor Seyi Makinde to explain the source of his N48bn asset made public...

Nobody Will Develop Africa For Africans; They Must Do It Themselves – President Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has entreated his colleague leaders on the continent to improve its self-reliance arguing that there is no Father...

NYSC: EFCC Begins Move To End Fraudulent Mobilisation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has pledged to support the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in combating fraudulent mobilization of...

Senate President, Lawan Appoints SA Media, Deputy Chief Of Staff

The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, has approved the appointments of Karage Mamman and Ola Awoniyi as his Deputy Chief...

MAN advises Govt. on AfCFTA

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has advised the Federal Government to avert Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) abuse.

UNICAL hosts fifth Niyi Osundare global poetry festival

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) has hosted the fifth edition of the Niyi Osundare International Poetry Festival. It was...

Nigerians Are Angry, Hungry – AA Tells Buhari

The National Chairman of Action Alliance, AA, Kenneth Udeze, has said Nigerians are very angry and hungry as a result of attacks...

Declare State Of Emergency On Security – PDP Tells President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Buhari to declare a state of emergency on security in order to address insecurity...

Buhari to critics of insecurity: you are not being patriotic

Those politicizing insecurity are unpatriotic, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday. The President’s remark came hours after former President...

Buhari’s lawyer shows video to quash Atiku’s server claim

INDEPENDENT National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu has ended the speculation about the procedure adopted in transmitting results of the...

Challenges facing INEC ahead of Kogi, Bayelsa polls

Bayelsa and Kogi states are warming up for governorship elections on November 16. Deputy Political Editor RAYMOND MORDI looks at the challenges...

Bayelsa APC aspirants disagree over primary

A crisis is brewing in the Bayelsa State All Progressives Congress (APC) over the mode of primary for the November 16 governorship...

Security tops my agenda, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said successes recorded in degrading terrorists in the North East will be extended to various...

PCRC lauds Obaseki’s support for security agencies

The Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC), Edo State Command, has commended Governor Godwin Obaseki for his support to security agencies in the...

Fashola to deliver Lagos Traffic Radio lecture on Thursday

The immediate past Minister for Power Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola is billed to deliver the fourth edition of the Lagos...

Kano Tribunal vacates PDP’S application

The governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Kano on Tuesday vacated the application of Abba Kabiru Yusuf of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Adamawa FRSC begins Keke NAPEP registration, licensing

The Adamawa Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has sensitized Keke NAPEP riders in the state on the need...

Senate calls for National Security Summit

The Senate on Tuesday called for immediate convocation of a National Security Summit to address insecurity in the country.

El Zakzaky: Government preparing fresh insurgency, Falana warns

Activist lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has warned that the federal government was preparing a fresh insurgency of the Boko Haram type with...

Minimum wage: We’ve not issued any strike notice – NLC

President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba has said that the Congress has not issued any strike notice over...

Buhari, NMA panel meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with the National Officers Committee (NOC) of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA). The meeting...

Senate to screen CJN Tanko Muhammad Wednesday

The Senate has resolved to screen the nomination of Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Mohammad on Wednesday. Justice...

‘HR profession upwardly mobile, charting path for organisational growth’

New President and Chairman, Governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM), Wale Adediran, in this interview with...

First Bank unveils Visa multi currency card

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, has introduced the Visa Multi-Currency Card, an All-in One-Card, in a move to link all of four...

Why Nigeria, others should explore export, PPP to check debt vulnerabilities

Rising indebtedness may be a global phenomenon, but the debt levels of developing countries are amplifying their economic vulnerability, the United Nations...

Breaking: Buhari plays video on INEC’s stand on results transmission

At the resumption of the proceedings of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) on Tuesday morning, lawyer to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alex...

Super Eagles need a better goalkeeper now- Disu

A former Technical Adviser to the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Tunde Disu OFR, has said that the senior national team, Super Eagles...

Matawalle applauds Gbajabiamila for appointing Zamfara indegene as chief of staff

The Zamfara State Executive Governor, Dr. Bello Muhammad has commended the Speaker House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Abdulhakeem Olufemi Gbjabiamila for his...