The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III and president, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Samson Ayokunle, on Tuesday, September 18, in Abuja signed peace pact to ensure peaceful atmosphere before, during and after 2019
Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Borno on Tuesday, September 18, decried the recruitment of armed thugs for political campaigns in the state. Ibrahim Abdullahi, the NSCDC commandant in the state disclosed this.
The senator representing Benue north east senatorial has decamped to Social Democratic Party (SDP).Barnabas Gemade had recently decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Nkeiruka Onyejiocha, the member representing Isuikwuato/Umunneochi federal constituency in Abia state has revealed the rejected the automatic ticket offered her to remain in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
Newly appointed acting minister of Finance Mrs Zainab Ahmed has assumed duty 72 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari picked her to oversee the ministry following the resignation of Mrs Kemi Adeosun on, September 14.
A former governor of Nasarawa state and senator representing Nasarawa West senatorial district, Abdullahi Adamu, has vowed to teach Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura a lesson of his life for sponsoring a candidate against him.
As the quest for the 2019 presidential election and other elective offices heats up, a front-line business man, Chief John Francis Igwe, from Enugu state, has joined the race to fly the presidential flag of APC.
Yussuff Lasun has denied reports that he has dumped the All progressives Congress (APC).Yussuff Lasun who is the deputy speaker, House of Representatives, says the news is the hand work of his political enemies.
Former finance minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has reportedly left Nigeria hours after her resignation letter was accepted by President Muhammadu Buhari. Adeosun who has been Nigeria's finance minister since November 2015.
Dismissing the bank’s bleak scenario for Nigeria post 2019, government said on the contrary, what killed Nigeria’s economy in the past was the unbridled looting of state resources by leaders, actively supported by HSBC.
Bayo Awonorin, 44, from Bexley, London, was wanted in connection with Operation Tarlac, a fraud and money laundering investigation in which public bodies including Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust were defrauded.
There was drama at Igando area of Lagos state on Friday, September 14, when a cow that was being led to a slaughter house attacked a woman at Igando phase 2 bus stop, along LASU road. The fierce cow refused to leave the area.
Opposition's Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the bank accounts of Senator Ademola Adeleke, the governorship candidate of the party in the coming Osun state governorship election has been frozen by the EFCC.
Sen.David Mark , has arrived Minna, capital of Niger state to hold a private meeting with the former military president Ibrahim Babangida. The meeting lasted for two hours at the Hilltop residence of the former military ruler.
Mr Adebayo Seun, a 200 level Fine Arts student of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, on Saturday, September 5, sold a portrait of Gov. Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna state, which he painted in two minutes for N2.0 million.
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday accepted the resignation of the Hon. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun. The president thanked the minister for her services to the nation and wished her well in her future pursuits.
In reaction to the recent appointment of a new DSS appointment, the FG said that president Buhari should not be judged on the case of security sector. Buhari has been alleged of being sectional, appointing mainly northerners.
Yusuf Magaji Bichi, new director-general of Department of State Services reported for work today at the headquarters to take control of the secret agency. Peter Afunanya, spokesman of the agency said Bichi addressed the members.
The police command in Nasarawa state on Friday, September 14, confirmed the killing of eight people by unidentified gunmen in Sofiyo village of Toto local government area of the state.Kennedy Idrisu disclosed this.
Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted that thunderstorms and rainfalls would prevail over most parts of the country on Saturday, September 15. NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office made this known.
Former Kano state governor, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, has expressed confidence that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will conduct a credible presidential primary to elect a strong candidate that will clinch the presidency in 2019.
Ahead of the coming Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries, about six presidential aspirants have reportedly made a safety plan in case they fail to clinch the presidential ticket of the party in 2019 general elections.