News

Senate Orders Investigation Into Attack On Deputy President Of Senate

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian senate has called for a thorough investigation into the attack on the residence of the Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu in the early hours of Tuesday.

INEC Fixes Nov. 17 For Toro By-Election

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Saturday, 17 November, 2018 for by- election in Toro federal constituency of Bauchi state, north east Nigeria.

FG Refutes Report On Rice Importation

6 days ago /
Nation 

The federal government has challenged the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide evidence of its claim that the country imported more rice in 2018 than in previous years

Abia Police Arrest Alleged Killers Of Two Pastors

6 days ago /
Nation 

Police in Abia state, south east Nigeria say it has arrested a man and his wife suspected to have a hand in the murder of two pastors and a woman leader of a new generation church in Umuahia, the state capital.

Useni, Plateau Elders Condemn Killing Of General Alkali

6 days ago /
Nation 

Governorship candidate of the People's Democratic Party in Plateau state and Vice Chairman Senate committee on defense, Jeremiah Useni, alongside some Plateau elders have condemned in strong terms the recent killing of former chief of administration of the Nigeria army RTD. General Idris Alkali in dura- du community of Jos south local government area of the state.

Prince Charles Arrives Nigeria

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Prince of Wales and heir to the British throne, Charles and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla, were received by President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidency villa on Tuesday.

President Biya Sworn In For 7th Term

1 week ago /
International News 

Cameroon's 85-year-old President Paul Biya was sworn in on Tuesday for a seventh term.

U.S. Votes In Mid-Term Elections

1 week ago /
International News 

US President, Donald Trump, has made a last bid for voters to back the Republican Party in a nationwide election that is seen as a referendum on his presidency.

Civil Society Situation Room Wants Inec To Sensitize Voters On Party Logos

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has been urged to mount a sensitization campaign to educate the electorate on how to identify different parties and their logos in the ballot papers during voting in the 2019 general election.

NSCDC Discovers Artificial Lake For Oil Bunkering

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has discovered an artificial lake used for illegal bunkering in Calabar South Local Government Area of Cross River State.

INEC Commences Display Of Voters Register In Ondo

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ondo State has begun the display of the preliminary voter register ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Fayemi Saddened By Abandoned Projects

1 week ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has lamented the state of infrastructure he put in place in his first tenure as governor of the state.

Rights Group Seeks Restoration Of Ogoni Culture And Health Values

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Civil Society and Legislative Centre wants the Federal Government to ensure that the proposed clean up of Ogoni land goes beyond just environmental remediation to include rehabilitation and restoration of cultural and health values of the people.

Buhari Promises To Sustain Nigeria’s Economic Growth

1 week ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will sustain investments to upgrade and develop the country’s transport and power infrastructure.

FG Woos Striking ASUU To Negotiating Table

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government on Monday began fresh moves to woo members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, back to the negotiation table.

UNILORIN Shuns ASUU Strike

1 week ago /
Nation 

Members of the Academic Staff Union of the University of Ilorin have once again defied the call by the national body of the union to embark on an indefinite strike.

Gang Invades Ekweremadu’s Home

1 week ago /
Nation 

A gang of armed men invaded the official residence of the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, on Tuesday.

Civil Service Union Gets Caretaker Chairman

1 week ago /
Nation 

Following the dissolution of the Kiri Mohammed-led executive of the civil service union, in compliance with the ruling of the national industrial court on November one, 2018 Amaechi Lawrence has emerged as the caretaker committee chairman. 

Bolton Warns Of Electoral Interference From Parts Of Asia

1 week ago /
International News 

National Security Advisor John Bolton said on Sunday that the U.S. government is not just worried about Russian interference in the 2018 midterm elections, but efforts from China, Iran and North Korea as well.

Labour Union Suspends Nationwide Strike

1 week ago /
Nation 

The planned Nationwide strike by the labour unions over a new minimum wage has been cancelled for now. The strike was scheduled to start on Tuesday 6, November.