BREAKING: At last, Adeosun resigns as Finance Minister, over NYSC scandal The scandal of forging her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), certificate, may have eventually consumed Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who was said to have reportedly resigned from office on Friday. Adeosun, who was appointed into office, in November 2015, by President Muhammadu Buhari Adeosun, has faced intense public opprobrium over...... read more
DANGOTE shines again *Emerges winner at 2018 Nigerian Risk Awards For Dangote Group, it is yet another laurel on an already heavily-decked head, with its emergence as winner of the 2018 prestigious Nigerian Risk Award (NRA) which recognises organisations who have made measurable impact within their sector through the effective application of good governance, risk management and internal control systems and...... read more
Saraki: Nigeria is broken, join me to rebuild it *Read full Presidential declaration Let me say, once again, how wonderful it is to see so many talented and purposeful young people at this first edition of the Public Dialogue Series with Political Parties on Youth Candidacy and Party Primaries. Looking at you, I see future leaders who present themselves as capable and worthy to...... read more
Thank you for holding leaders to account, Buhari tells David-West at 82 From President Muhammadu Buhari, it was all praises for Professor Tam David West, one his allies and former Minister of Petroleum and Energy under his government as a military Head of State. Buhari, who took time to congratulate the university don, on his 82ndbirthday, was particularly enthused over his penchant for...... read more
Richard Akinola @60: You’re a man of truth, fearless advocate, lover of democracy – Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday, described foremost journalist, human rights and pro-democracy activist, Richard Akinnola, as a fearless Nigerian, always eager to speak truth to power. Congratulating the rights activist on his 60th birthday, Buhari, attributed the emergence of the democracy currently existing in the country to much of his pro-democracy activities....... read more
Don’t release money to Pinnick, Giwa warns Dalong *Insists on NFF chairmanship Ambassador Chris Giwa, still contesting the chairmanship of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) with Amaju Pinnick, despite a touted letter to the Federation of International Football Federations (FIFA), by the Federal Government recognising the latter, has fired a warning to Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung not to release any money to...... read more
Obi: Odili, a blessing to Nigeria, humanity *Hails Wike for honouring ex-Rivers gov “To all of us who passed through Christ The King College (CKC), Onitsha, Senior Odili is an a source of pride. He was the first CKC product to become a governor and served the people of Rivers State to the best of his ability for eight eventful years.” These were some...... read more
Mrs. Buhari shines in S'Korea *Bags doctorate degree, leadership award Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, will on Monday 13th August, 2013, be decorated with a Doctorate in Humanity (Honoris Causa) by Sun Moon University, Asan, South Korea. The letter conveying the award, which was presented by Professor Hong Young-Shik at the State House, recently, states: “I have been directed...... read more
Buhari storms Yenagoa in August as Bayelsa finalises work on airport project President Muhammadu Buhari, will storm Yenogoa, the Bayelsa State capital to commission the brand new airport, single-handed built by the state government, as one of the legacy projects it says would change the economic fortunes of the state and bring about prosperity for the people. The multi-billion naira international airport, said...... read more
BREAKING: Buhari picks ex-CBN deputy Gov as FERMA Chairman Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the appointment of former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Tunde Lemo, as the new Chairman of the Federal Emergency Road Maintenance Agency. The president also appointed a new managing director and six members of the board of FERMA. Senate president Bukola Saraki,...... read more
New minimum wage due in August -TUC The President of the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, Mr. Bobboi Kaigama, announced on Wednesday that a new amount agreed on by the Federal Government and labour to serve as Nigeria’s new minimum wage would be announced next month. Bobboi, who made the disclosure in an interview with the labour correspondent in...... read more
LPPC elevates Amucheazi, 30 other Lawyers to SAN The Legal Practitioners‘ Privileges Committee (LPPC) has elevated 31 legal practitioners to Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN). Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Mrs Hadizatu Mustapha, who stated this added, “The Legal Practitioner` Privileges Committee at its 133rd plenary held July 12 has elevated thirty-one legal practitioners to the inner bar....... read more
Government-owned Radio Nigeria Staff carry placards, protest poor welfare Workers on Monday shut down the Kaduna station of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) over alleged poor welfare and working condition. The workers gathered within the office premises with placards chanting solidarity songs and calling on government to come to their aid. Some of the inscriptions on the placards...... read more
Macron’s visit a good omen, reflective of Nigeria’s cultural potentials — Obi There is a lot to celebrate over visit of French President Emmanuel, Macron to Nigeria, particularly the need for the country to take its cultural identity and potentials more seriously, former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has said. Obi, foremost motivational speaker currently preoccupied with how the Nigerian government...... read more
At last! CJN swears in Justice Kafarati as FHC Chief Judge The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has sworn in Justice Adamu Abdul Kafarati as the substantive Chief Judge of the Federal HIGH Court. At the well-attended function at the Supreme Court complex, Justice Onnoghen charged Justice Kafarati  to always be guided by the Constitution, remain courageous and firm....... read more
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