News

Taraba State Sets Aside N100million To Combat Drugs Abuse.

3 minutes ago /

Taraba state governor Darius Ishaku says one hundred million naira will be proposed in the state's 2019 budget to combat drugs abuse in the state.

World Bank, Taraba Govt Distribute N96.1bn To Communities For Projects

14 minutes ago /

A total of 96.1 million naira will be distributed to communities by the Taraba state government in partnership with the World Bank under the community service development project (CSDP) for various infrastructural projects.

Osinbajo, SGF, Ministers Arrive NASS Ahead Buhari's Presentation

22 minutes ago /

Ahead of the formal presentation of the 2019 appropriation bill before a joint session of the National Assembly today, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has arrived the legislative chamber.

DHQ Asks National Assembly For Alternative Sources Of Funding For Armed Forces

40 minutes ago /

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin has asked the National Assembly to consider approving the sourcing of alternative funding for the Armed Forces.

Alex Sabunda Badeh (1957-2018): The Man Who Flew Two Former U.S. Presidents

53 minutes ago /

Alex Badeh (1957-2018): the man who flew two former U.S Presidents and received a recognition from Koffi Anan.

Breaking: Former Chief of Air Staff and Chief of Defence Staff Shot Dead

14 hours ago /

Former Chief of Air Staff and Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh (Rtd) was shot dead in the late hours of Tuesday, 18th December 2018, on his way from the farm.

Traditional Rulers Endorse Ayade For Re-Election

15 hours ago /

Over 2, 000 traditional rulers in Cross River State have given a boost to the re-election bid of Governor Ben Ayade as they have unanimously endorsed him for continuity in office beyond 2019 as chief executive of the state.

Osinbajo Advocates Africa-Europe Partnership In Building Digital Economies

15 hours ago /

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, wants Africa and Europe to work together to advance and harvest the economic benefits of the digital economy and prevent a counter-productive widening of the digital gap.

Kwara House Of Assembly Wants Enforcement Of Use Of Life Jackets By Waterways Transporters

15 hours ago /

Following the boat mishap in Lafiagi area of Kwara State that led to the loss of lives, the Kwara State House of Assembly has called on the National Inland Waterways Agency to make it mandatory for passengers to board a boat or canoe with a life jacket.

Over 235, 0000 IDPs Return Home In Benue, Nassarawa, And Taraba States -Military

15 hours ago /

The joint military force Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, says no fewer than 235, 000 persons who were previously displaced have returned to their ancestral homes in Benue, Nassarawa and Taraba States.

Ambode Endorses Sanwo-Olu

15 hours ago /

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday officially endorsed the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2019 election, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his running mate, Obafemi Hamzat.

House Of Reps Calls For Construction Of Buruku Bridge

15 hours ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives ad-hoc committee set up to investigate the tragedy that claimed many lives in Buruku, Benue State has called for the construction of a solid bridge to help commuters have the easy passage for their daily activities.

Oshiomhole Supports Enhanced New Minimum Wage For Workers

15 hours ago /

The Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomole, says both the Federal and State Governments have no right to deny workers an enhanced new National Minimum Wage.

House Of Reps Holds Plenary Despite Workers Strike

17 hours ago /

About 25 members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday defied an ongoing strike by National Assembly workers to hold plenary sitting.

Breaking: Appeal Court Sets Aside Order Making Buruji Kashamu PDP Governorship Candidate

17 hours ago /

The Ibadan Division of the Appeal Court, on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, sacked Senator Buruji Kashamu and other ‘candidates’ in the Adebayo Dayo-led faction of the Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Nigeria Moves Towards Effective Forest Investment Plan

17 hours ago /

A capacity building forum to empower key players to ensure effective implementation of Nigeria's National Forest Investment Plan has opened in Abuja.

Ayade Grants Ex-Militants Amnesty

17 hours ago /

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, has granted amnesty to over 1, 000 Bakassi militants.

Ekiti State Visitation Panels Submit Reports

17 hours ago /

The visitation panels set-up by the Ekiti State Government to look into specific institutions which include the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, College of Health Technology, Ijero, College of Education Ikere and the fact-finding committee for the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State, BSES, has submitted its report to the state government.

Buhari To Present 2019 Budget Estimates Despite Workers Strike

18 hours ago /

President Muhammad Buhari is determined to present the 2019 Budget estimates before a joint sitting of the National Assembly on Wednesday despite the ongoing strike by National Assembly workers over unpaid salary arrears.

FG Launches 5-Year National Health Security Plan

18 hours ago /

The Nigerian government has launched a five-year National Health Security Plan to enhance preparedness and response strategy to disease outbreaks in the country.


‹ Prev 1 2 3 4 5 ... 1301 Next ›