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Royal Visit: Governor Wike Alleges Neglect Of Niger Delta

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has accused the Federal Government of ignoring the Niger Delta Region in the schedule of visits by the Prince of Wales and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall.

INEC Releases List Of Governorship, House Of Assembly Candidates

6 days ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  has begun to release details of Governorship and House of Assembly candidates across states.

Ondo State House Of Assembly Impeaches Speaker, Deputy

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Ondo State House of Assembly has impeached Hon. David Oleyeloogun as its Speaker, as well as his Deputy, Iroju Ogundeji.

President Buhari To Attend Peace Forum In France

6 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, will today (Friday) leave Abuja for Paris, France where he will be participating in the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum, taking place between November 11 and 13, 2018.

Minimum Wage: Atiku Set To Pay His Workers 33,000 Naira

6 days ago /
Nation 

A Former Vice President of Nigeria and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has directed the implementation of 33,000 Naira minimum wage to all employees in his companies.

US Recommends Rule Banning Asylum For Illegal Migrants

6 days ago /
International News 

Migrants who cross the southern US border illegally will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule, the Trump administration has said.

Arsenal Fear 'Very Big' Welbeck Injury

6 days ago /
Sports  

Arsenal fear forward, Danny Welbeck, has suffered a "very big injury" after he was carried off on a stretcher during his side's Europa League game against Sporting Lisbon on Thursday.

NEMA Receives Another 120 Nigerian Returnees From Libya

6 days ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received a fresh batch of 120 stranded Nigerians from Libya.

Amosun Distances Self From Oshiomhole’s Reported Ordeal With DSS

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has distanced himself from the travail of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, with the Department of State Services (DSS).

Reps Suggest Sack Of NEMA DG Over Alleged Mismanagement Of N33bn Funds

6 days ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives has recommended the sack of the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, for alleged mismangement of N33bn funds.

Gov. Obaseki Orders Full Investigation Into Alleged Benin Airport Theft

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has ordered a thorough investigation into an alleged theft at the Benin airport.

Re-Election: Ortom Picks Mark, Suswam As Campaign Council Members

1 week ago /
Politics 

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has inaugurated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Council for the Ortom/Abounu Governorship Campaign Organisation.

APU Will Develop Strategies That Will Control Terrorism - Buhari

1 week ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the hope that the African Parliamentary Union (APU) will develop strategies that will assist the continent in confronting the menace of terrorism and armed banditry.

Buhari Declares State Of Emergency On Water Sector

1 week ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared a state of emergency on Nigeria’s water supply, sanitation and hygiene sector.

Senate Adjourns Plenary For APU Conference

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has adjourned its plenary.

Ekweremadu Decries Police Statement, Threatens To Release Footage Of Incident

1 week ago /
Nation 

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has condemned the Police statement, which described the recent attack on his residence as a case of burglary.

Prince Charles Honours Nigeria’s Fallen Heroes

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Prince of Wales, Charles, has performed the laying of the wreath at the National Cemetery in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

Trump-Russia Probe 'Under Threat' After Sessions Fired

1 week ago /
International News 

The US inquiry into alleged Russian meddling during the 2016 election could be under threat after President Donald Trump fired Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, top opposition Democrats say.

Ondo ADC Chairman, Four Others Kidnapped

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Chairman of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ondo State, Mr Bisi Ogungbemi, has been reportedly kidnapped along with four other persons by gunmen in the state.

NUPENG Plans 1000 Capacity Trailer Park In Delta

1 week ago /
Nation 

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) is to construct a 1000 capacity trailer park equipped with fuel stations in Delta State.