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Buhari To Judiciary: I’ll Abide By Your Decisions At All Times

3 hours ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasized that he respects the country's judiciary and is willing to abide by their decisions at all times.

Pensioners Fight Ngige

5 hours ago /

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, has joined other affiliates of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to accuse the Labour minister of supporting moves to split the body and form the Federal Parastatals and Private Sector Pensioners Association of Nigeria, FEPPPRAN.

HOMEF Raises Alarm Over Threats To Nigeria’s Biodiversity

7 hours ago /

A non-governmental organisation with ecological concerns, Health Of Mother Earth Foundation, HOMEF,  has called for concerted efforts towards addressing factors that threaten the country’s biodiversity

Nigeria Seeks $140bn Loan From U.S, Others For Infrastructure Development

7 hours ago /

The Federal Government says it is looking up to the United States and other countries of the world for a loan of up to one hundred and forty billion dollars to build modern infrastructure in Nigeria.

Proposed Law Prescribes Stiff Penalties For Electricity Theft, Vandalism

7 hours ago /

A bill seeking to amend the electric power sector reform act to prohibit disruption of electricity supply has reached the final stage of consideration.

Senate Laments Rivers Killing

7 hours ago /

The Senate has called on state governors to work with the federal government to end the rising cases of killings and kidnappings across the country.

Buhari Directs Ministers To Handover May 28

7 hours ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked his ministers to remain in office till May 28, 2019.

Civil Society Group Unveils On-Line Hub To Track Corruption Cases

1 day ago /

Cleen foundation, a Civil Society Organization has unveiled a new online platform to monitor court cases as part of measures to promote accountability and transparency in the fight against corruption in Nigeria.

Health Minister Admits Collapse Of Primary, Secondary Healthcare Services

1 day ago /

Nigeria’s minister of health, Professor Isaac Adewole says the collapse of primary and secondary healthcare has put teaching hospitals in the country under tremendous pressure, blaming the situation on poor funding by state governments.

Nigeria Needs N2 trillion Yearly To Fix Education Challenges – Minister

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Nigeria’s minister of education, Adamu Adamu says the Federal Government is unhappy for failing to reduce by half the number of out-of-school children as promised in the last four years.

FG To Prioritize Youth Potentials

1 day ago /

The Nigerian government says it will prioritize the potentials of its youth population and harness its potentials for national development.

Dogara Slams Joint Venture Calls As Unfavorable To Nigeria

1 day ago /

Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara says current oil production sharing formula with Nigeria’s joint ventures companies is not favourable to the country.

FG To Sustain Offensive Against Drug Trafficking

1 day ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari says the sweeping offensive against drug trafficking will be sustained, urging Nigerians in the diaspora to always provide information that will help the government to curb the menace.

Activists Protest $6 Billion Loss In Malabu Oil Deal

1 day ago /

A coalition of Civil Society Groups movement against corruption in Nigeria is calling for the immediate cancellation of the controversial Malabu oil deal OPL 245 because of what they describe as the incurable losses and negative impact on the Nigerian economy.

Onyeama Scores Nigeria High On Foreign Affairs

1 day ago /

Nigeria’s outgoing minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has scored himself high as a minister of the Buhari-led Federal Government.

Lagosians Count Losses After Devastating Rain Storm

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Lagos residents are still counting their losses following Monday's rainfall which wreaked havoc in many communities destroying farmlands and pulling down electricity poles and rooftops of buildings.

House Of Reps Moves To Amend Education Minimum Standard Act

1 day ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is seeking to amend the education minimum standard and establishment of institution act, to ensure that educational Curricula lay more emphasis on practical knowledge.

Buhari Returns To Abuja

1 day ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari is back in Abuja after spending five days in Saudi Arabia, where he performed the Umrah(lesser pilgrimage).

Experts Advocate Regular Psychiatric Evaluation To Curb Suicide

1 day ago /

Unless the society pays attention to factors associated with suicidal tendencies and behaviours among youths and young adults, addressing the rising suicide crises in Nigeria will not be achieved. 

Buhari Departs Saudi Arabia

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President Muhammadu Buhari has departed the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he performed the lesser hajj in Makkah during a 7- day visit.

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