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Buhari Declares National Emergency on Corruption

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared a national emergency on corruption which he describes as a serious crisis threatening the Nigerian state. 

Local Govt. Workers Threaten To Dump APC Over Local Govt. Autonomy

1 year ago /
Politics 

Barely Seven months to Nigeria's general elections, over One million workers and their families from the 774 local government areas, have threatened to vote for opposition political parties until local government autonomy is passed and signed into law.

Osinbajo Optimistic About Defeat Of Terrorism

1 year ago /
Nation 

The vice president of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government is working hard to ensure that the Nation is strengthened beyond the grips and influence of terror groups like Boko Haram.

Immigration Service Denies Arrest Of Foreigners

1 year ago /
Nation 

The comptroller general of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babadende, has described as false the report that Two Hundred foreigners were intercepted in Kogi state.

Adamu Ciroma Dies At 84

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance Mallam Adamu Ciroma, is dead.

Buhari Intervenes In FAAC Deadlock

1 year ago /

The standoff which has stalled revenue sharing among the three tiers of government for the months of May and June, 2018 could be responsible for salary delays in some states of the Federation. 

President Trump To OPEC: 'Reduce Pricing Now!'

1 year ago /
International News 

U.S. President Donald Trump accused the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries of driving gasoline prices higher on Wednesday and urged the oil producer group to do more.

Reviving The Northeast: Nigerian Army Hosts Trade Fair, Exhibition In Monguno

1 year ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Army says it is important to support the restoration of economic activities in the northeast. This informed the hosting of the 2018 Army day celebration (NADCEL) in Monguno, Borno state. 

Entertainment: French President Macron Storms Afrika Shrine

1 year ago /
Entertainment 

It was a night of bliss on Tuesday as French President, Emmanuel Macron and some high profile personalities stormed the new Afrika shrine in Lagos, south west nigeria for the “celebrate African culture” show.

ECOWAS Court Dismisses Suit by Kogi Community on Boundary Dispute

1 year ago /
Nation 

The ECOWAS court has dismissed a suit initiated by seven chieftains of Ette Olamaboro local government area of Kogi State against the Nigerian government.

APC NWC Begs Saraki, Others not to Dump Party

1 year ago /
Politics 

APC national chairman, Adams Oshiomole is pleading with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and other members of the party in the national assembly not to leave the party.

FEC Approves N206BN for Second Niger Bridge Link Roads

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of two hundred and six billion naira for the construction of a link road and other associated infrastructure for the second Niger Bridge.

We are Winning the Anti-Graft War Despite Prosecution Delays – says Buhari

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says despite the delays in the prosecution of alleged treasury looters, his administration is winning the war on corruption. 

Fowler says Era of Multiple Taxation is over

1 year ago /
Nation 

The chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler says the era of multiple taxation in Nigeria is now a thing of the past.

Disobedience of Court Orders: Senior Advocates Blames the Constitution

1 year ago /
Election 

The enormous power that the constitution gives to the executive arm of government is responsible for why it cannot be charged for contempt of court.

Court Summons Daily Times Publisher

1 year ago /
Election  Nation 

Justice Peter Affen of the high court of the Federal Capital Territory has ordered the publisher of Daily Times of Nigeria Fidelis Anosike and the managing director Noel Anosike to appear before his court on Friday.

Lawyers Threaten Boycott of Courts over Selective Obedience of Court Orders

1 year ago /
Election  Nation 

Some lawyers and rights activists are raising concerns over what they describe as the selective obedience to court orders by the presidency.

Macron Challenges African Youths on Political Participation

1 year ago /
International News  Nation 

The president of France, Emmanuel Macron has challenged African youths to get more involved in politics as they have a huge role to play in the future development of the continent.

Kwara APC Leaders Threaten To Dump Party

1 year ago /
Politics 

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress in the three senatorial districts of kwara state have threatened to dump the party with their members if the national leadership of the party fails to address the needs of aggrieved members and deliver on its electoral promises.

Five Killed, Houses Razed In Fresh Attack On Kola, Guyuk In Adamawa

1 year ago /
Security 

Not fewer than five people have been killed in a fresh gun attack on Mararaban Kola, in Guyuk local government area of Adamawa state.