FG: Water bill not new, nothing to fear, there's no hidden agenda

The Federal Government says there is nothing new about the National Water Resources Bill now generating controversy across the land. There have been agitations across the country, with many fearing that it is part of the plot to seize lands from parts of the country for the benefits of cattle herders,...... read more


BREAKING: Abiola’s children slam N100million suit against Lagos CP

Two sons of the late Chief Moshood Kashimawo  Olawale Abiola, Kassim and Aliyu Abiola, have slammed a N100million suit against the Commissioner of Police of the Lagos State Police Command over the fire incident at the home of the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993 Presidential election. The two who were...... read more


Buhari to Adesina: It’s your turn to reciprocate *Why I backed you for AfDB job

"You're a good man," were the alluring words with which President Muhammadu Buhari, received the newly re-elected President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday, . He seized the opportunity of the visit to again congratulate Adesina and reinstated his confidence in his ability...... read more


Trump to Buhari: Why are you killing Christians? Your assertion is wrong – President

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, recounted an emotional encounter he once had with the United States President, Donald Trump, over the killings in Nigeria, where the POTUS directly linked him as culpable. The President, who spoke on Tuesday in Abuja during his second term First Year Ministerial Performance Review Retreat, recalled...... read more


Price hike: I’m yet to disappoint, everything I do is for your sake – Buhari

Again, President Muhammadu Buhari, has appealed to Nigerians to not to despair even in the face of fresh hardships occasioned by his policies, such as last week’s increase in the price of petroleum products and electricity tariffs, saying they are necessary decisions to reposition Nigeria’s prostrate economy. Buhari, who conveyed his...... read more


Trapped Abuja residents groan in traffic for hours, curse profusely, as Buhari jets out

Motorists groaned in nightmarish agony on Monday, after being trapped on the same spot for several hours on the long stretch of the Airport Road, Abuja, as President Muhammadu Buhari prepared to depart for Niamey, Niger Republic. Many of the commuters, who could not contain their anger  over the development, were...... read more


P&ID $10billion: What UK judgement means to Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari is highly upbeat over Friday’s ruling by a court in the UK opening a leeway for Nigeria to further challenge the $10billion judgement debt obtained by the Process and Industrious Development Limited (P&ID) against Nigeria.    Conveying his excitement, Buhari, maintained, in a statement by his spokesman, that...... read more


BREAKING: Air France, KLM, Lufthansa, among seven airlines barred by FG, as international flights resume

Seven international airlines, including Air France, KLM, Lufthansa, Etihad Airways, Angolan TAG, Air Namibia and Royal Air Maroc, have been barred from landing into the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, and Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, the only two facilities allowed to operate international flights at the moment. Apart...... read more


I see jubilation in Biafra, if it doesn’t happen, don’t call me a prophet – Ghanaian cleric

The popular prophet in Ghana, Prophet John Koffi has reportedly released new prophecies concerning the coming of Biafra and Nnamdi Kanu. According to the Prophet, he sees jubilation in Biafra land and the declaration of Biafra will happen very soon. He said: “I gave a prophecy concern Sudan and it came...... read more


Gbajabiamila storms Ghana to hold talks over closure of Nigerian businesses

Nigeria on Wednesday, began shuttle diplomacy to push back a major row with Ghana, its major West African neighbour, with Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, leading the troubleshooting efforts. The Speaker, who landed at the Katoka International Airport, in Ghana to immediately began talks with his Ghanaian counterpart,...... read more


Senate threatens NDDC over N20million COVID-19 palliative to members

The Senate on Tuesday challenged the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), to publicly name the Senators that allegedly got N20million each as COVID-19 palliative. The challenge particularly went to the Executive Director Projects of Dr. Cairo Ojuogboh, who echoed the submission of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godwill Akpabio, recently...... read more


SERAP sues Buhari: Tell Nigerians the whereabouts of N800billion recovered loots

President Muhammadu Buhari, would now have to explain in court, how the N800billion the Federal Government has so far recovered from looters is domiciled or if spent, on what projects. This is the latest development in the determination of the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) to get to the root...... read more


Nigeria remains a global beautiful bride – Buhari *Unfolds nine-point agenda

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday showcased Nigeria once again to the world as a country full of potentials, abundant in human and material resources and an enclave to live well and do good business. He did, on the same day he assured Nigerians and the international community that his administration will...... read more


Planes from EU won't be allowed into Nigeria, as FG goes for retaliation

"No flight from European Union (EU), countries would be allowed to access into the Nigerian airports, following the decision of Abuja to enforce the principle of reciprocity ahead of the opening of its airspace. The government says it would fully implement a tit-for-tat measure, one of the major features in international...... read more


Workers shut down Nigerian High Commission in Canada after assault on staff

Because of abuse and unruly behaviour of the citizens, no consular activities would be entertained henceforth in the Nigerian High Commission in Ottawa, Canada, following the decisions of the officials to slam an indefinite suspension on its activities.   This includes the special intervention arrangement for emergency cases “on discretionary basis,” a...... read more


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