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Hon. Bala Faruk Calls For Equitable Distribution Of Special Intervention Projects

The member representing Bida/Gbako/Kachah federal constituency of Niger State, Hon. Muhammadu Bala Faruk has criticised the formula currently being used in distribution of special intervention ... Full story

Presidency Heads To China To Seek For $2bn As Loan

President Muhammadu Buhari will visit China on Sunday to sign a loan infrastructure projects deal worth about $2 billion and the low interest loan is ... Full story

Read Why Buhari Was Absent At Budget Review

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday began a review of the details of the 2016 budget which the National Assembly transmitted to President Muhammadu Buhari ... Full story

IMF: Buhari’s FX Policy Affecting The Economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is happy with President Muhammadu Buhari’s “progress” with the fight against corruption and insurgency.   In its staff report for the 2016 ... Full story

Security Guard Killed As 10 Suspected Fulani Herdsmen And Attack Chief Olu Falae Again

The Obaile residence of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae has been reportedly quiet following a second attack on ... Full story

Fashola: Blame Me And Not Buhari For Poor Electricity Supply

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, as appealed to the conscience of electricity workers on Thursday, April 7 over epileptic power supply in ... Full story

Court Fines EFCC N10m For Detaining Chief Uche Secondus

Justice James Tsoho of a federal high court sitting in Abuja has declared as unlawful, the arrest and detention of former Acting Chairman of the ... Full story

Mark Tells Detractors: Please Allow Me To Exist

Former Senate President, Senator David Mark has opted for a solemn 68th birthday celebration in honour of his constituents from Agatu LGA of Benue State ... Full story

CJ Dismisses Metuh’s Petition And Asks Judge To Continue Trial

The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta, has dismissed the petition by the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, ... Full story

Witness Claims: How We Discovered Orubebe’s Property In Abuja

The prosecution in the case against former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godsday Orubebe opened its case yesterday. Its first witness gave details of how ... Full story

Voting To Elect New President In Djibouti Commences

Voters in the African nation of Djibouti head to the polls on Friday to cast their ballot in the country’s presidential election. Six candidates are vying ... Full story

Young Lady Cries To Buhari And Tells Him To Leave The 'Throne' (Video)

A young lady has come out crying to President Buhari over the state of the nation and scarcity of fuel in the country. In a video ... Full story

EFCC Claims: Scammers Are Using Magu’s Name To Dupe Big Men

The EFCC has warned members of the public to disregard calls purportedly from its acting chairman, asking for payments to be made either to nominated ... Full story

Army/Shi’ites Clash Very Bloody Says GOC

The Kaduna Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the state government to uncover the real cause of the December 12, 2015 bloody clash between ... Full story

2016 Budget: NASS Sends Details To Buhari

The National Assembly Joint Committee on Appropriation on Wednesday submitted a detailed document of the 2016 budget to the clerk of the assembly for onwards ... Full story

Okonjo Iweala: Why Jonathan Did Not Save

Onetime Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said governors were the reason former President, Goodluck Jonathan could not save ... Full story

Defence Headquarters: 800 Boko Haram Members Have Surrendered Arms

At least 800 members of the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram have reportedly surrendered to the military in the last three weeks, the Defence Headquarters ... Full story

Lawmaker Tells Buhari: Top Government Officials Will Interpret Budget Details Wrongly

The Chairman, House Committee on Public Petitions, Uzoma Nkem-Abonta on Wednesday warned President Muhammadu Buhari against assigning top government officials to read details of the ... Full story

Vice President Osinbajo To Speak At The Nation's Economic Forum Today

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will today in Lagos speak at the maiden edition of The Nation's Newspapers' Economic Forum organized to examine the Nigerian economy. Also ... Full story

Dangote Plans $10m Tomatoes Production Plant In Kaduna

President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday declared intention to establish a $10M US tomatoes production plant in Kaduna State. Dangote, who spoke briefly ... Full story

Seven Fuel Cargoes Arrive In Lagos

The Products Petroleum and Marketing Company (PPMC), said seven cargoes of fuel arrived the country yesterday as part of the measures to stem the ongoing ... Full story

Latest News: Boko Haram Declares War On Buhari

– Boko Haram declares war on the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in a new video which was released about 14 hours ago – The insurgents ... Full story

Governor Ikpeazu: I No Longer Eat Foreign Rice

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has ordered that foreign rice should be taken out of his menu, even as he mandated all ... Full story

Bauchi Governor Sacks SUBEB Management

Following the delay in the payment of staff of the Local Education Authority's salaries in Bauchi State and the resultant restiveness created by the delay, ... Full story

President Says: ISIS Is Funding Boko Haram

President Buhari has revealed that Boko Haram is being funded by the International terror group, ISIS also known as Islamic state or ISIL. Buhari also said ... Full story

Femi Falana: Shiite Leader El-Zakzaky Is Partially Blind

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has revealed that the leader of Shiite Muslims in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who has been held by the Department of ... Full story

First Social Media Clinic Holds In Lagos

The stage is set for the launch of Nigeria's first ever Social Media Clinic (SMC) which comes up today from 4p.m to 9p.m. Social Media Clinic ... Full story

Fayose’s Aide: Ekiti Government Will Not Respond To Aluko’s Claim, He Is A Judas

The Special Assistant to the Ekiti State Governor on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka has said the state government will not respond to ... Full story

Buhari To Submit Electoral Reforms Proposals To N/Assembly

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja, Ernest Chinwo in Port-Harcourt and James Sowole in Akure In line with his commitment to comprehensive legal reforms, President Muhammadu Buhari has ... Full story

Rivers Re-Run: Election Petition Tribunal Opens In Port Harcourt

The National and State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal for Rivers State has opened in Port Harcourt to hear petitions arising from the re-run legislative elections ... Full story

Boko Haram: Troops Rescue 11, 595 Hostages In One Month

In continuation of the clearance and mopping up operations of the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in various parts of the North East region, troops ... Full story

Igbo Youths Urge Buhari To Probe Soldiers Who Arrested 76 Enugu farmers Over Fulani Attack

Igbo Youths Movement, IYM, have enjoined the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to probe the soldiers who arrested 76 farmers in Ugwuleshi community in Awgu ... Full story

Kachikwu: Fuel Scarcity Will End on Wednesday In Abuja And Lagos

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu on Tuesday said that the scarcity of petrol which had lasted a while in the ... Full story

Read How 2 Pregnant Women Collapsed And Died During Teacher Verification Exercise

Two pregnant women collapsed and died in Bauchi on Tuesday while waiting to be screened by the verification team from the office of the Accountant ... Full story

Saraki’s CCT Trial: Chief Agabi Absent In Court

As Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki faces his substantive trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Tuesday, his lead Counsel and former Minister ... Full story

Shi’ite Denies Links With Boko Haram

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ites, has denied claims by security agencies in the country that the movement has links with ... Full story

TUC Threatens Protests Over El-Rufai’s Policies And Calls Him ‘Dictating Headmaster’

Labour yesterday threatened to mobilise workers, students, civil society groups, market women, among others, to shut down Kaduna over alleged anti-workers polices, among other alleged ... Full story

Biafra: IPOB Replaces Kanu’s Lawyer

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has announced the change in the team of lawyers involved in the case of its embattled leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Disclosing ... Full story

CWN Faults Shehu: Badeh Never Converted Arms Fund For Private Use

The president of Citizens Watch Nigeria, CWN, Omoba Aigbegbele, has attacked Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity over his ... Full story

Chief Falae: The Herdsmen From Hell

“Throughout history it has been the inaction of those who could have acted, the indifference of those who should have known better and the silence ... Full story

Benue Government To Use Generators Tax To ‘Maintain Ozone Layer’

Benue State Internal Revenue Service has explained why it receives N50,000 Naira tax yearly for electricity generating sets from private residents and up to N150,000 ... Full story

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