DANGER: Obnoxious anti-social media bill passes second reading despite protest

The groundswell of opposition from Nigerians against the Bill to regulate the use of social media in the country, seems not to have cut any ice with Nigerian Senators, as it passed a second reading on Wednesday, on its way to passage into law. The controversial Bill titled: “A Bill for...... read more


Gang-raped, 13-year-old girl commits suicide believing she's pregnant

A 13-year-old girl who believed she was pregnant has killed herself after she was allegedly gang-raped by six men in Bangkok. The young girl, who has only been identified by her nickname Pinkie, is reported to have died just before midnight on Friday in the capital of Thailand. The alleged gang rape...... read more


Buhari to Jonathan: You're a patriot, hero of democracy, an inspiration to generations

President Muhammadu Buhari, spared words in eulogising former President, Goodluck Jonathan, describing him as a democrat and an inspiration to Nigeria, whose sacrifice would continue to resonate in the nation's history. The President, poured out the encomiums, on Wednesday while feliciating with the former President on the same day he turned...... read more


I need Special Crimes Court law urgently, Buhari pleads with NASS

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja called on the National Assembly to fast-track the passage of the Special Crimes Court Bill. Speaking at the National summit on ‘‘Diminishing Corruption in the Public Service’’ organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices  and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in collaboration with the Office of the...... read more


Stop worshiping and glamourising thieves in power, Adeboye tells Nigerians

“In the community where I grew up, if anyone is found to be a thief, he or she will be ex-communicated from the community but today people give excuses for corrupt leaders because he or she is from their tribe or culture.” These were the exact words with which the General...... read more


PDP To Senate: Choose Nigerians over Buhari, reject 'toxic' VAT increase

Passing the anti-people Value Added Tax (VAT) bill will tantamount to choosing President Muhammadu Buhari over Nigerians, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), told the Nigerian Senate on Friday. The party, in a statement by its spokesman, Kola Ologbodiyan, urged the Senate to assert its independence and refuse to allow the President...... read more


Presidency: Feud between Buhari and Osinbajo too costly to contemplate

It will take a toll from the vow of providing good governance to Nigerians, if President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo descend into quarrelling with each other, the Presidency, said on Friday. Presidential spokesman, Garuba Shehu, while dismissing stories of a frosty relationship between the two, which was accentuated...... read more


Osinbajo has more aides than Buhari – Presidency

The Presidency, on Friday, revealed that Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, maintains multiple aides, far more in number than those of President Muhammadu Buhar, an apparent move to pour cold water on the raging controversy over the recent sack of 36 aides of the VP, in a fell swoop. The action, said...... read more


Monday is public holiday, says FG

Monday, October 11, has been declared a public holiday by the Federal Government to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, according to Mohammed Manga, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, Thursday in Abuja. The statement on behalf of the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf...... read more


Presidency: There’s no rift between Buhari and Osinbajo

It is not true that President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo are having problems in their relationship, the Aso Rock, clarified on Wednesday.   The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters Senator Babajide Omowurare made this clarification while briefing journalists at the National Assembly. Responding...... read more


Oshiohmole to Buhari's critics: Our President not Mongo Park, he can work from anywhere

To those criticising President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract Act (amendment) Bill, in London, on Monday, a rebuke came on Tuesday from the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole. Oshiohmole, who spoke when he led members of the National Working Committee...... read more


Nigeria to neighbours: Borders remain closed until you do these...

Nigerian borders will remain closed until the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) countries respect rules of origin, the Federal Government said on Monday, adding that the country would no longer tolerate repackaging of imported goods. In addition, the country, said through the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama that...... read more


FRSC: We don't know how Kano Assembly got CHIP WHIP plate number

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has launched an immediate investigation into how the Chief Whip of Kano State House of Assembly, acquired the CHIP WHIP plate number that has been trending in the media since it drew the attention of the public, on Saturday. Apparently embarrassed by the expose, the...... read more


Buhari to Atiku: Sheathe your sword, you can’t fight forever

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, extended an olive branch to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, with whom he squared up in the February 2019, presidential election and subsequently in the courts. Reacting a few hours after the Supreme Court, confirmed him as the winner of the election and threw out Atiku’s...... read more


BREAKING: It’s all over! Buhari is President – Supreme Court *Atiku, PDP lose bid

Only a few munities was it required for the Supreme Court, to on Wednesday, throw out the appeal of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and affirm President Muhammadu Buhari as validly elected in the February 23, 2019 presidential election. A seven man panel of the court, headed by Justice Tanko Ibrahim...... read more


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