The Kano State House of Assembly at plenary presided over by the Speaker, has confirmed Nasiru Gawuna as the new deputy governor of the state. The new Deputy Governor is expected to be sworn in on Tuesday, September 18.
The federal ministry of power, works and housing said section one of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway is currently at 57 per cent completion. The section one of the project was being handled by Julius Berger which spans from Ojota.
Following Kemi Adeosun's resignation over NYSC certificate scandal, Azuka Onwuka in this piece talks about why the former minister should be prosecuted, adding that prosecuting her is not a witch-hunt but simply the law.
Social Action, a non-governmental organisation, has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for refusing to assent to the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill recently passed by both chambers of the National Assembly.
The newspaper review for Monday, August 6, focuses leads with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) daring the federal government to produce facts proving its appointments are not lopsided among other stories.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) by its Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Monday, September 17, predicted that thunderstorms and rainfall activities would prevail over most parts of the country on Tuesday, September 18.
Following the recent visit of the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, around August the British High Commission in Nigeria said her coming is not an endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari or any other candidate.
The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday, September 17, postponed its resumption earlier scheduled for Monday, September 17 to Monday, October 8. The Assembly had on July 10 adjourned to enable members to go on recess.
Two former gang-members of the notorious kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans were on Monday, September 17, sent to 41 years in prison by Jutsice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja High Court in Lagos.
Elder statesman and second republic governor, Balarabe Musa insists that though President Buhari has failed Nigerians, none of the aspirants in opposition parties is prepared to take Nigeria to her deserved destination.
The Nigerian Army at about 11.00 am on Sunday, September 16, killed some Boko Haram terrorists, who ambushed troops of of 21 Brigade along the Maiduguri-Bama axis of Borno.This was disclosed in a series of tweets from the army.
Ayodele Fayose has reacted a letter by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to the Nigerian Customs to place him on a watch list. He said ‘putting my name on watch list after notification of my coming is only petty.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the resignation of Mrs Kemi Adeosun as minister of finance and acceptance of same by President Muhammadu Buhari is an action of honour, strength, character and integrity.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a letter dated September 12 and signed by the acting chairman has asked the Nigeria customs service to place outgoing governor of Ekiti state, AyoFayose, on its watch list.
The son of late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (MKO), Abdulmumuni Abiola, on Saturday, September 15, in Kwara said he would support President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term bid, because honoured his late father.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been notified by sixty-three registered political parties out of 91 for their plans to conduct primaries to elect candidates for the 2019 Presidential elections
The All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti state on has adopted and inuagurated a new 35-member State Executive Council.immediate past state Secretary of the party, Mr. Paul Omotoso, emerged as its new state Chairman.
The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday, September 14, in Abuja at a meeting said that officers said it will no longer be promoting to the next rank without the requisite training programmes and examinations.
A group of octogenarians, Southwest Veterans And Concerned Patriotic Elders’ (SouthWest-V and PE), on Friday, September 14, commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s successes against terrorism and insurgency in the country.
An All ProgressivesCongress (APC) governorship aspirant in Lagos State, Jide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, September 14, said he did not believe national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, would ask him to back down on his ambition
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, September 14, was conferred with a new chieftaincy title of Meni-Doo-Lenu (the King of doing good things in Ogoni-land) by an Ogoni king, G.N.K. Ogininwa at the State House, Abuja.
The Independent National Electoral Commission on Friday, in Abuja, said it would deploy 16,000 staff for the conduct of Osun governorship election on September 22. INEC is only interested in the processes of the election.