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Oyo: Gov. Makinde names Mogbonjubola Deputy Chief of Staff

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has approved the appointment of Mr. Olawale Abdul-Mojeed Mogbonjubola, as his Deputy Chief of Staff.

Oyo Govt. recovers 14 vehicles from Ajimobi’s aides

The Oyo State Government on Thursday confirmed the recovery of 14 vehicles taken away by officials in the government of the immediate...

Ministerial list: I didn’t know majority of my former Ministers – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday disclosed that he didn’t know majority of the Ministers who worked with him in his last tenure.

Standard gauge begins commercial operation October

Commercial passenger and cargo activity will begin on the Lagos Ibadan standard gauge rail line by October, the Chairman Nigerian Railway Corporation,...

Obaseki to Abuja politicians: You can’t take over Edo Assembly

Edo Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has dared those he termed ‘Abuja politicians’ to come and take over activities of the Edo State...

South Africa grants Ghana visa-free status, denies Nigeria

South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs has added Ghana to a list of seven countries whose nationals will be permitted to enter...

World Population Day: Interesting facts about world population

Since 1989, the global community has been observing ‘World Population Day’ on July 11. The day is aimed at...

FG to partner Netherlands in capacity building

Federal government has expressed its willingness to partner the Kingdom of the Netherlands in capacity-building to tackle the challenges of unemployment in...

Delta: Ogboru set to tender 5,375,672 documents at tribunal

Delta State All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Chief Great Ogboru is set to tender 5,375,672 documents to the Justice Suleiman Belgore...

Just in: Buhari has never asked NNPC for favour – GMD Kyari

The new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Mele Kyari, on Thursday said President Muhammadu Buhari has...

Buhari seeks more commitment to the poor

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja commended the Chanrai family for their commitment to the development of Nigeria through long-term investments,...

Mohammed, Fashola, Onu set to retain cabinet seats

There were strong indications last night that between 12 and 15 ex-ministers will join President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet. It...

We will win this struggle, Obaseki assures supporters

Edo people on Thursday defied heavy downpour to attend a mega rally to boost support for Governor Godwin Obaseki.

‘FG feeds 10m pupils daily’

THE presidency has declared that the Federal Government’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, (NHGSFP) now feeds over 9.8 million pupils daily in...

NNPC hints of fuel pump price rise, says N145 cheapest in West Africa

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has hinted that pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS) may be increased soon, as it described...

Buhari asks Senate to confirm Tanko Mohammed as CJN

Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari Thursday asked the Senate to confirm Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).

PENGASSAN members demand N50m over illegal suspension

Two members of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Petroleum Equalisation Fund Management Board (PEFMB), have demanded the...

Ugwuanyi didn’t donate any land for Ruga programme – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Enugu State chapter, on Thursday asked residents of the State to ignore rumour making the rounds...

Breaking: 37 Kogi gov aspirants back indirect primary, say Bello beatable

Another group of 37 governorship aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday backed the decision of the...

Updated: Buhari nominates Tanko as CJN, seeks approval for 15 special advisers

President Muhammadu Buhari, has nominated Justice Mohammed Tanko to be confirmed as substantive Chief Justice of the Federation (CJN).

Outsource Global wins award

Outsource Global, Nigeria’s premier business process outsourcing company, has won the Service Exporting Company of the Year Award. The award was presented during...

Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of Justice Tanko Muhammed as CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a letter requesting the Senate to confirm the appointment of Tanko Muhammed as the substantive Chief Justice...

2023: INEC learns vital lesson from 2019 polls – Yakubu

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confessed the commission learnt a lot of lesson from the conduct...

Ogun to set up cattle ranch soon, says Abiodun

Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has unveiled plans to establish a world class cattle ranch through the Public Private Partnership arrangement.

Kogi primaries: We will be guided by our rules, says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it will be guided only by its rules as provided for by its constitution...

Service of songs for Ogunshola’s daughter

A former Education Minister Mrs. Obiageli Ezekwesili, joined other dignitaries on Wednesday in Lagos to pay tributes to the late Managing Director...

Lagos APC chieftain hail Oyetola’s victory

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State Toyin Balogun has hailed the Supreme Court judgment on the Osun...

President Buhari Reacts As Super Eagles Beat South Africa 2 – 1

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles for “another spectacular outing that has confirmed Nigeria’s progress to the next level in...

Makinde transmits executive bill on anti-corruption agency to Assembly

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has signed and transmitted the Executive Bill on the establishment of the state anti-corruption agency to the...

PREMIER LEAGUE!! Liverpool Star Striker Divock Origi Signs Long-Term Contract

Striker Divock Origi has signed a new long-term contract with Liverpool. The Belgium international, 24, signed from Lille in...

Council boss promises more dividends of democracy

Chairman of Ikosi/Isheri Local Council Development Area Abdulfatai Oyesanya has assured residents of his council more dividends of democracy.

BREAKING! Diego Costa Planning To Join This Premier League Club

Atletico Madrid striker, Diego Costa, is ready to talk to Everton over a stunning return to the Premier League after two years...

HUSTLE OOO!!! Zlatan Shows Messages He Sent To Olamide Before He Became A Superstar

Zlatan shared a major throwback of how he asked Olamide for help back then before he became a star.

Oyo lawmakers advise Governor on security summit resolutions

The Oyo State House of Assembly has called on the state government to ensure a speedy implementation of the various resolves and...

BREAKING: Senate To Get Ministerial Nominees List This Week – Lawan

President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, disclosed Wednesday that the Senate will before the end of this week, receive the list...

It Is Despicable To Slap Women – VP Osinbajo Says

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in his tribute at the launch of a memoir by Olusegun Osoba, a former governor of Ogun state,...

Reps urge Fed Govt to prepare extra budget for Benue roads

The House of Representatives has expressed sadness over the death of 50 persons, following the explosion of a fuel tanker in Gwer...

Nigeria Can’t Have Quality Elections Without Vice Chancellors ― INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has again stressed its commitment to sustaining its partnership with University Vice Chancellors and other Academics...

Ijesa monarch to Oyetola: ban mining in Osun

Paramount ruler of Ijesaland Oba Adekunle Aromolaran has urged Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola to ban mining activities in the state.

Pray For Buhari To Succeed, APC Leaders Begs Nigerians

Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Lafia Local Government Area, Nasarawa State, Alhaji Aliyu Galadima, has called on party faithful and Nigerians...

“Nigeria’s Population Now 190 Million” – NPC

The National Population Commission DG explained that the urgency of a census had positive implications for national security. The...

The OAU Massacre: 20 Years Remembrance Of “OAU Five” [All Students Should Read This]

Every July 10, students of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Ile-Ife, Osun State remember their five union leaders allegedly killed by...

Governor Yahaya Bello Picks Nomination Form (Photos)

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has picked his nomination and expression of interest form ahead of the governorship election slated for November...

Ex-governor’s son in governorship race

Abubakar Ibrahim, son of a former Kogi State Governor, Ibrahim Idris, will be challenging Governor Yahaya Bello, who is seeking re-election in...

Edo lawmakers-elect denounce inauguration

The House of Representatives ad hoc committee probing the crisis in the Edo State House of Assembly learnt on Wednesday that each...

Bello: those accusing me of failure don’t visit Kogi

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello on Wednesday became the first aspirant to pick the governorship nomination and expression of interest form to...

Fayemi pays N100m gratuity to additional 45 pensioners

Ekiti State Government has reassured that it will keep paying the arrears of gratuity to the state’s pensioners to enable them to...

Akeredolu warns against environmental degradation

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has warned residents against engaging in acts capable of damaging the environment. The governor...

States got N3.9tr revenue last year, says NEITI

The 36 states got N3.95 trillion as revenues last year, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) Quarterly Review showed on Wednesday.

Atiku Raises Alarm Over Nigeria’s N25.6trn Debt

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, has raised the alarm on...