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A statement by the Senate said Ashafa made the call on Monday while chairing the budget defence session organised by the committee in respect of ministry.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has reorganised its combat structure in the north-eastern part of the country for increased operational efficiency.
Nigeria's vice-president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, is reportedly in a meeting with some northern leaders behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) on Friday, December 8, paraded 28 suspects arrested for alleged kidnapping and armed robbery on the Kaduna-Abuja expressway.
Reverend Fr. Pius Oyeniyi, a Catholic priest, has delivered a divine warning against looting the treasury to Nigerian politicians ahead of the 2019 elections.
Former president Goodluck Jonathan has declared that the Peoples Democratic Party has become a reference point as Nigeria moves toward another election.
A former governor of Niger Babangida Aliyu on Saturday, December 9, said the Peoples Democratic Party will fight corruption, to reduce poverty in Nigeria.
Some beneficiaries of the social intervention programme dubbed N-Power Scheme in Abuja urged the federal government to pay them their monthly stipends.
Lauretta Onochie has come hard on Nigerians complaining of maginalisation of some zones of the country as she celebrated President Muhammadu Buhari’s official.
Joshua Iginla said this in reaction to the sordid tales from migrants about their experiences in Libya after some of them were reportedly sold into slavery.
The Nigeria police have amended the murder charges instituted against Maryam Sanda, who allegedly stabbed her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to death recently.
The report further quoted a source as saying the NJC had forwarded its recommendation for Ademola’s compulsory retirement to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The cry for the federal government to scrap the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is taking a new momentum with a planned protest by Nigerians in nine states.
Federal Capital Territory minister Muhammed Bello has convened an emergency security meeting as a response to alerts issued by some foreign embassies.
The bill aims to make the appointment for the post of Group Managing Director (GMD) of the NNPC subject to the screening and confirmation of the Senate.
President Muhammadu Buhari added that it was instructive that the senior officer displayed a high level of discipline during his two-year stint as commander.
Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday, December 5, presented himself at the PDP headquarters and was welcomed by a mammoth crowd of supporters.
Chief Lekan Ojo, who is also a security expert, spoke in Abuja, declaring his support for Atiku and saying he would campaign for the former vice president.
Tiku added that Nigerian youth are watching events as they unfold in the country with ripe attention on the activities and action of some past leaders.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, who chairs the party's convention planning committee, disclosed the warning to the would-be aspirants after the committee's meeting.
The inspector general of police Idris Ibrahim on Monday, December 4, ordered the immediate reorganization of the special anti-robbery squad across the country.
The federal government has assured citizens of adequate protection as security measures have been put in place to block any terror attack in the capital.