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Nnamdi Azikiwe airport records 3.36m passengers in 9 months

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), says a total of 3.36 million passengers travelled through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja between January…

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Anambra Assembly Speaker impeached

The Anambra State House of Assembly Speaker, Rita Maduagwu has been impeached by the lawmakers. Twenty of the 30 members in the House impeached the Speaker…

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Buhari’s aide describes Atiku as largest employer of ghost workers

Media aide of President Muhammedu Buhari, Lauretta Onochie has described Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as the largest employer of ghost…

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Nigerian govt to sack teachers without basic qualifications by 2019

The minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has said that all teachers in the nation’s educational system without basic qualifications will be sacked by December…

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You have no moral right to call anybody a bigot – Northern CAN to El-Rufai

The Public Relations Officer, Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, 19 northern states and Abuja Rev. Joseph Hayab, has observed that Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir…

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Obasanjo reveals ways governors are stealing local government funds

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has accused Governors of routinely stealing the money meant for the Local Governments. The ex-President said this has rendered the LGs incapable…

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Magu snubs question on Ganduje bribery video, speaks on Alison-Madueke’s extradition

Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday refused to answer a question on bribery allegations against the Governor…

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Buhari assents to Extradition Act, four others

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to five bills, including the Extradition (Amendment) Act 2018, Federal Capital Territory Appropriation Act, 2018 and Nigerian Centre For Disease…

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I stand for state police – Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he is an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state police. Osinbajo made this submission while…

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Again, Court stops Kano Assembly from investigating Ganduje

A Kano High Court on Monday upheld its earlier order halting the state House of Assembly Investigative Committee from investigating the bribery allegation against Gov….

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N650m fraud: Court refuses to transfer ex-FCT minister’s case

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday dismissed applications for case transfer filed by Sen. Ayo Adeseun and Olanrewaju Otiti, seeking transfer of a…

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Teleology takes over 9mobile, appoints directors

Telecoms firm, Teleology Nigeria limited on Monday announced the constitution of a new board of directors for Nigerian telecommunication company, 9 mobile. A statement by…

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FG spends N2.7trn on agriculture, infrastructure – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government expended N2.7 trillion on agriculture and provision of other critical infrastructure…

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UI graduates 7,577 first degree students with 201 First Class

As the week-long convocation ceremony of the University of Ibadan, UI, begins on Monday, the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka has disclosed that…

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2019: I will build a prosperous Nigeria – Ezekwesili

Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr.Oby Ezekwesili, on Monday said she would work to build and deliver a prosperous Nigeria…

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Fashola: Buhari govt delivers visible results on power

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola said the Buhari Government has fulfilled its promise of power supply through generation of additional electricity…

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Journalist petitions police over alleged attempted murder

A broadcast and investigative journalist, Mr Babatunde Bamigboye, has accused some members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) of allegedly attempting to…

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Defection: Why we couldn’t impeach Saraki, Dogara – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has given reason it gave up the plan to impeach the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and the Speaker of the…

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N5.8bn NEMA fraud: Osinbajo asked to resign

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Timi Frank, has given Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, seven days to resign over alleged…

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PDP will sweep 2019 general elections – Ortom

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue State has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would win the 2019 presidential election overwhelmingly. Ortom stated this on Monday…

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