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

3 hours ago /
Judiciary  Nation 

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

Bulkachuwa Steps Down

5 hours ago /
Politics 

The president of the court of appeal Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa has finally stepped down from the presidential election petition tribunal Justice Bulkachuwa personally made the announcement in open court after the court had unanimously ruled that she ought not to step aside as there was no sufficient evidence to justify the allegation of likelihood of bias against her.

Pensioners Fight Ngige

5 hours ago /
Nation 

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.

Rivers Governorship Election Tribunal Dismisses Labour Party’s Petition

6 hours ago /
Politics 

The Rivers state governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Port Harcourt has dismissed the petition filed by the Labour party’s governorship candidate, Isaac Wonwu, challenging the victory of Governor Nyesom Wike.

HOMEF Raises Alarm Over Threats To Nigeria’s Biodiversity

6 hours ago /
Nation 

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 /
Nation 

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 /
Nation 

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 /
Nation 

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 /
Nation 

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

World Class Athletes Arrive For 7th Okpekpe Road Race

8 hours ago /
Sports  

Three world champions of Kenyan origin, Alex Korio, Simon Cheprot and Polline Wanjiku headline the list of 35 international elite athletes for Saturday’s IAAF silver label Okpekpe international 10km road race in Okpekpe, Etsako east local government of Edo state, south-south Nigeria.                

Handball Boss Happy With Nigeria’s Resurgence

8 hours ago /
Sports  

The President, Handball Federation of Nigeria, Sam Ocheho, believes Nigeria’s success at the continental and global stage is a result of the revamped handball league in the country.  

Udoma Optimistic About Nigeria’s Economic Growth

9 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria ‘s Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma says the 2019 first quarter performance of 2.01 percent represents the strongest since 2015 and is encouraging, although the economy slowed from 2.38 percent in the preceding quarter.

FG, States, LGs Share N616.19 Bn For April

9 hours ago /
Politics 

Nigeria’s excess crude account now stands at one hundred and forty-four million dollars.

Ortom Consoles Lobi Stars FC Over Coach's Death

9 hours ago /
Sports  

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has commiserated with the Board, Management, staff and players of Lobi Stars Football Club, over the death of their Technical Adviser, Coach Solomon Ogbeide who died on Monday, in Makurdi.

Gov Ayade Woos Investors With Incentives

9 hours ago /
Politics 

The Cross River State government has called on investors to take advantage of the ease of doing a business policy of the state by investing in numerous projects in infrastructure, agriculture and agro-allied industries.

Nigeria Loses N15bn Yearly To Sub-standard Products – SON

9 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria loses about fifteen billion naira annually as a result of substandard products which ranges from drugs, electrical and electronic household appliances, building materials, tyres and tubes, automobiles, machine spare parts, to food and machines that continue to find their way into the Nigerian market.

Right Activists Condemn Guidelines By National Assembly

9 hours ago /
Politics 

Reactions continue to trail the recent guidelines by the National Assembly to impose extra-legal requirements for accreditation of journalists to cover the National Assembly.  

Bulkachuwa Steps Aside

10 hours ago /
Judiciary 

The Court of Appeal has dismissed the motion on notice filed by the PDP and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, demanding the President of the Court Of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa to disqualify herself from the Presidential tribunal.

Adamawa To Sue Zenith Bank For Breach Of Contract

10 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

Barely a week to the expiration of Governor Jibrilla Bindow’s administration, the Adamawa state government says it will take legal action against Zenith bank for the delay of April salary. The decision was made after the state executive council meeting presided over by the Deputy Governor, Martins Babale.

Ondo Oil Well Inferno Rages 36-days On

10 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

The Ondo State House Of Assembly has urged the management of Chevron to be more proactive in putting out the 36-day old oil well fire at Ojuimole community in Ilaje Local Government Area of the state.


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