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House of Representatives Tasks FCTA on Housing Project

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has urged the Federal Capital Territory Administration to ensure the completion of various housing projects for the needs of the people.

Sule Lamido Tells Adamawa Delegates to Reject Atiku

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

The former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido stormed Yola, Adamawa state on Tuesday to canvas for the support of PDP delegates ahead of the party's primary election.

Buhari asks National Assembly to Amend 2018 Budget Act

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the national assembly to slice out the sum of two hundred and twenty-eight billion naira from the five hundred and seventy-eight billion naira they allegedly inserted in the 2018 budget to finance the general elections in 2019.

Kaduna APC Chieftain Brand’s r-APC Members Trouble Makers

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

An All Progressives Congress chieftain in Kaduna, Kailani Muhammad has accused members of the rAPC  of fermenting trouble in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Kailani who addressed journalists in Kaduna at a press briefing on the state of the nation described members of the rAPC as ingrates.

Cuba Plane Crash Caused By Human Error

1 year ago /
International News 

The Mexican company that owns the plane which crashed in Cuba killing 112 people has said the crash was caused by "human error".

EU, Japan Sign World’s Biggest Free Trade Deal

1 year ago /
International News 

The European Union and Japan have signed one of the world's biggest free trade deals, covering nearly a third of the world's GDP and 600 million people.

House Of Representatives To Unravel Status Of Recovered Loot

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has pledged the Parliament’s commitment to the recovery of looted funds and assets, adding that the Parliament is poised to unravel the mystery behind the process.

South West PDP Rejects Outcome Of Ekiti Election

1 year ago /
Politics 

Reactions have continued to trail the re-election of Kayode Fayemi as Governor of Ekiti State in Saturday's Governorship Election in the state.

Nigeria Air Force Denies Refusing Landing Rights at Air Force Base Makurdi

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Air Force has denied allegations that it prevented a chartered flight from landing at its Base in Makurdi on 16th July 2018, for political reasons.

Police Commissions E-Library for Children in Umuahia

1 year ago /
Nation 

In an effort to revive the reading culture amongst Nigerian children, a modern electronic library has been built for the Police Children's school in Umuahia, Abia State, South East Nigeria.

Ekiti Poll Falls Short Of Global Best Practices - Observers

1 year ago /
Politics 

A coalition of domestic and international election observers accredited to monitor the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State, has faulted the exercise, insisting that it falls short of global best practices.

Jang’s Money Laundry Trail Stalled, Adjourned till October 30

1 year ago /
Nation 

The accelerated hearing in the case of corruption leveled against former governor of plateau state Jonah Jang and Yusuf Gyang was stalled Tuesday following the failure of counsel to EFCC to produce the witnesses in court.

Iran Kicks, Petitions ICC Over US Sanctions

1 year ago /
International News 

Iran has lodged a complaint with the International Court of Justice against the United States’ reimposition of sanctions, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. 

Trump Under Fire After Putin Meeting

1 year ago /
International News 

Donald Trump returned late Monday from his European tour to face ire in Washington, where US intelligence officials and senior Republicans were denouncing the president as “shameful” and “disgraceful” after he refused to challenge Russian leader Vladimir Putin over interference in American elections.

Police Places N5 Million Bounty On Police Killers

1 year ago /
Security 

Worried over the  recent Ambush Attack and killing of Policemen while on duty,  one in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and another in Edo State, The  Nigeria Police is offering 5million Naira Bounty to anyone who can provide  information to apprehend the culprits.

Family of Slain Corp Member Petitions Medical and Dental Council

1 year ago /
Nation 

The family of Angela Igwetu, the youth corps member shot dead by a policeman in Abuja, the Nigerian capital says autopsy report has faulted claims made by Garki hospital where she was taken to for emergency care.

Osinbajo Explains Gains of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

1 year ago /
Nation 

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo says there are huge gains for Nigerian signing the African continental free trade agreement.

SAN Advises INEC to Track Election Spending by Political Parties

1 year ago /
Nation 

As reactions continue to trail the just concluded Ekiti Governorship election, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Yusuf Ali, has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to track the amount spent by political parties during election as much money are in circulation during the period which are not applied for the right purposes.

Ekiti Election: Observers Condemn Deployment of Military Personnel

1 year ago /
Nation 

One of the election observer group that monitored Saturday’s Ekiti state governorship election ‘clean foundation’ has condemned the use of military personnel during the poll, saying it negates election security and accountability.

Oshiomhole Debunks Reports Of Governor Ortom’s Defection

1 year ago /
Politics 

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomole has debunked the news making the rounds that the Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom has defected to another party.