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US expresses readiness to help Nigerian youths get quality education

US expresses readiness to help Nigerian youths get quality education

US expresses readiness to help Nigerian youths get quality education
Edo APC condemns expulsion of House of Reps deputy chief whip, vows to sanction those behind it

Edo APC condemns expulsion of House of Reps deputy chief whip, vows to sanction those behind it

The Edo state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday, September 25, in Benin described the purported expulsion of the deputy chief whip of the House of Representatives, Pally Iriase, as a nullity.

Edo APC condemns expulsion of House of Reps deputy chief whip, vows to sanction those behind it
Days after rescuing APC chairman’s son from a kidnapper, police foils another attempt in Borno

Days after rescuing APC chairman’s son from a kidnapper, police foils another attempt in Borno

The police command in Borno state, on Tuesday, September 25, confirmed it had foiled another attempted kidnap of Ibrahim Ahmed, an eight-year-old son of APC chairman of Askira Uba Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Muhammed.

Days after rescuing APC chairman’s son from a kidnapper, police foils another attempt in Borno
Provide our financial statements from 2007 to 2018 - Ebonyi govt tells banks

Ebonyi state government directs banks to provide its financial statements from 2007 to 2018

The Ebonyi govt has directed banks that have financial dealings with it to immediately submit its accounts statements from 2007 to September, 2018. It said the statements should cover its functional, dormant and closed accounts.

Ebonyi state government directs banks to provide its financial statements from 2007 to 2018
EFCC drags former minister, 4 others to court over alleged N229m money laundering

EFCC drags former minister, 4 others to court over alleged N229m money laundering

A former minister of science and technology, Abdu Bulama, alongside four others have appeared before a Federal High Court sitting in Damaturu on a seven-count charge of criminal conspiracy and money laundering.

EFCC drags former minister, 4 others to court over alleged N229m money laundering
New dawn as Abuja metro line begins commercial train service

New dawn as Abuja metro line begins commercial train service

Abuja Rail Mass Transit on Monday, September 25, commenced commercial train services on the Airport-Idu-central area metro line. Okey Ugwuanyi, the airport station manager, said the development came after a month free service.

New dawn as Abuja metro line begins commercial train service
2019: Plateau governor’s SSG, commissioner resign

Governor Lalong’s SSG, commissioner resign to run for office in 2019

Rufus Bature, secretary to Plateau state government and Hitler Dadi, commissioner for special duties and intergovernmental relations, on Sunday, September 23, resigned their appointments to contest in the 2019 elections.

Governor Lalong’s SSG, commissioner resign to run for office in 2019
Ortom orders immediate disbursement of N14.9bn Paris Club fund to beneficiaries

Ortom orders immediate disbursement of N14.9bn Paris Club fund to beneficiaries

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has directed the state's finance ministry to immediately disburse the N14.9 billion Paris Club fund for the payment of salary arrears, pensions and gratuity of workers and retirees.

Ortom orders immediate disbursement of N14.9bn Paris Club fund to beneficiaries
2019: PDP inaugurates Governor Okowa as chairman, national convention planning committee

2019: PDP inaugurates Governor Okowa as chairman, national convention planning committee

The deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Elder Yomi Akinwunmi inaugurated the committee on behalf of the chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja.

2019: PDP inaugurates Governor Okowa as chairman, national convention planning committee
New minimum wage: Labour set for nationwide strike

New minimum wage: Labour set for nationwide strike

The organised labour has began preparation for its nation-wide strike over federal government delay in the implementation of a new national minimum wage.Joe Ajaero, president, United Labour Congress (ULC) said in a communique.

New minimum wage: Labour set for nationwide strike
Lagos 2019: We stand with Ambode - Yoruba group declares support for governor, condemns ‘gang up’ against second term bid

Lagos 2019: We are alarmed by gang up against Ambode - Yoruba group declares support for governor, amidst tussle with Tinubu

The Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum says it stands with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state over his second term ambition. The forum said this in a statement by its secretary general, Akin Malaolu, on Monday, September 24.

Lagos 2019: We are alarmed by gang up against Ambode - Yoruba group declares support for governor, amidst tussle with Tinubu
Drama as 324,000 applicants jostle for 4,000 FRSC jobs, as agency begins recruiting (photos)

Drama as 324,000 applicants jostle for 4,000 FRSC jobs, as agency begins recruiting (photos)

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has begun recruitment and physical screening for about 324,000 applicants who applied for 4,000 jobs in the agency. The corps marshal of the FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, made the disclosure.

Drama as 324,000 applicants jostle for 4,000 FRSC jobs, as agency begins recruiting (photos)
FSARS commanders undergo 2-week training on human rights

FSARS commanders undergo 2-week training on human rights

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has on Monday, September 24, in Lagos, commenced a two-week training on human rights for Federal Special Anti-robbery Squad (FSARS) commanders nationwide to reposition the outfit.

FSARS commanders undergo 2-week training on human rights
2019: Borno governor orders 27 APC stakeholders to mobilise votes for Buhari

Mobilise votes for Buhari - Governor Shettima orders APC stakeholders

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno has ordered All Progressives Congress (APC), stakeholders in the state to return to thier respective wards for the purpose of producing high number of votes for President Muhammadu Buhari.

Mobilise votes for Buhari - Governor Shettima orders APC stakeholders
Tension as PDP leaders disagree over national convention venue

Tension as PDP leaders disagree over national convention venue

There are indications that the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have yet to agree on a venue for party’s presidential primaries fixed for October 6, following a sharp disagreement between the party’s leaders.

Tension as PDP leaders disagree over national convention venue
Osun: INEC reacts to allegation of giving out uncollected PVCs ahead of rerun

Osun: INEC reacts to allegation of giving out uncollected PVCs ahead of rerun

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has described as irresponsible and baseless, the allegation that uncollected Permanent Voter Cards were being released ahead of the Osun State Governorship rerun election.

Osun: INEC reacts to allegation of giving out uncollected PVCs ahead of rerun
Kwankwaso sneaks into Kano, meets with top supporters

Kwankwaso sneaks into Kano, meets with top supporters

Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso on Monday, September 24, reportedly sneaked into the ancient city of Kano where he addressed his supporters at his Milla Road residence in Kano metropolis. He appealed to his followers to remain calm.

Kwankwaso sneaks into Kano, meets with top supporters
Just in: House of Reps deputy chief whip expelled by APC, party gives reason for action

Just in: APC expels deputy chief whip of House of Reps over alleged anti-party activities

Honourable Pally Iriase, the deputy chief whip of Nigeria's House of Representatives, was, on Monday, September 24, expelled from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state for alleged anti-party activities.

Just in: APC expels deputy chief whip of House of Reps over alleged anti-party activities
2019: Nyako emerges ADC governorship candidate

2019: Nyako emerges ADC governorship candidate

Senator Abdul-Azeez Nyako, representing Adamawa Central Senatorial District, on Monday, September 24, emerged the African Democratic Congress (ADC) gubernatorial candidate for 2019 general elections in Adamawa.

2019: Nyako emerges ADC governorship candidate
You have caused us serious embarrassment - APC queries chieftain for attending PDP rally

You have caused us serious embarrassment - APC queries chieftain for attending PDP rally

Letep Dabang, Plateau All Progressives Congress chairman, who signed the query said that Yahaya Kwande, a former ambassador to Switzerland attended and spoke at a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) function in Jos.

You have caused us serious embarrassment - APC queries chieftain for attending PDP rally
Defamation: Court adjourns Dokpesi’s N5bn suit against Lai Mohammed, AGF until October 23

Defamation: Court adjourns Dokpesi’s N5bn suit against Lai Mohammed, AGF until October 23

FCT high court, Apo, on Monday, September 24, adjourned until Oct.23, the alleged N5billion defamation suit, instituted by Chief Raymond Dokpesi against the minister of Information and Culture and attorney-general.

Defamation: Court adjourns Dokpesi’s N5bn suit against Lai Mohammed, AGF until October 23
Dissolve the 2 factions in Enugu - APC chieftain writes Oshiomhole

Dissolve the 2 factions in Enugu - APC chieftain writes Oshiomhole

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Dennis Aghanya, has called on the party’s national working committee (NWC) to dissolve the two factions in Enugu state. Aghanya stated this in a letter sent to Oshiomhole.

Dissolve the 2 factions in Enugu - APC chieftain writes Oshiomhole
NASS resumption postponement demonstrates its insensitivity to pressing national issues - ANRP

ANRP slams NASS for postponing resumption, calls it insensitive

The National Assembly (NASS)'s postponement of its resumption to Tuesday, October 9, has been described by the Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) as a show of its insensitivity to so many pressing national issues.

ANRP slams NASS for postponing resumption, calls it insensitive
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