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Buhari Declares State Of Emergency On Water Sector

6 days 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.

 

Mourinho Lauds Man United For ‘Fantastic Victory’ In Turin

1 week ago /
Sports  

Jose Mourinho has hailed a “fantastic victory” after Manchester United stole the thunder of Cristiano Ronaldo and a dominant Juventus with a 2-1 win in the Champions League on Wednesday.

78 Students Freed In Cameroon After Being Kidnapped

1 week ago /

Students kidnapped from a school in Cameroon's North-West region have met the Regional Governor after being freed by their kidnappers.

Mid-term Elections 2018: Trump Hails 'Tremendous Success' Despite Losing House

1 week ago /
International News 

US President Donald Trump has hailed "tremendous success" in the mid-term elections after a night of mixed results for his party.

Osinbajo In South Africa

1 week ago /

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has departed Abuja for South Africa to attend the Africa Investment Forum organised by the African Development Bank.

Kwara Gov. Reus Disregard For Rule Of Law

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Kwara state Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has described as disturbing the prevalent disregard for court orders in the last few years across federal and state levels. 

House Of Reps Seek Repartriation Of 22 Nigerians Stranded In Niger

1 week ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's House of Representatives has asked its committees on foreign affairs and interior to liaise with the relevant ministry of government to ensure the repatriation of 22 Nigerians who escaped slavery from Libya and are now stranded in Niger republic.

Lawyers Insist On Rule Of Law In Anti-Corruption Fight

1 week ago /
Nation 

The fight against corruption cannot succeed without the rule of law.

Senate Probes $1.05bn Allegedly Diverted By NNPC

1 week ago /
Nation 

The senate has directed its committee on gas to probe the one point zero five billion dollars said to have been diverted in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC.

Senate Orders Investigation Into Attack On Deputy President Of Senate

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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.