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PDP Officially Broke, Set To Sack Half Of Its Staff

The loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections seem to have affected the party financially as More...

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Gov. Okowa Vows Not To Succumb To Any Blackmail

…Says ‘We’ll Welcome only Constructive, Positive Criticisms’ Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said More...

Speaker House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara (l) with the leader of the Gbajabiamila Group, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila during the meeting between the Presidency and All Progressives Congress Caucaus in the House of Representatives at the State House, Abuja.

Speaker Dogara, Gbajabiamila Mend Fence, Factions Merge

The two contending factions of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the House of Representatives – the one, loyal to the Speaker, More...

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Osun: Civil Societies Task IG, DSS Over Justice Oloyede’s Safety

The Civil Societies Coalition for Emancipation of Osun State (CSCEO) has charged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) and the Directorate More...

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Ekiti House Permits Fayose To Convert Bank Loans To FG Bonds

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has passed a resolution permitting the state government to participate in the restructuring of commercial More...

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Aregbesola: Osun Judge, Assembly Panel Disagree Over Probe Modalities

Justice Olamide Folahanmi of Osun State on Tuesday, July 28 insisted that except she was given the copy of the reply by the state governor, More...

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Ex-Gov. Akpabio Emerges Senate Minority Leader

A former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio representing Akwa Ibom North West senatorial district Tuesday emerged More...

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APC Lashes PDP, Says Party Cannot Provide Virile Opposition With Convoluted, Hollow Statements

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the PDP as a party cannot provide any worthwhile opposition to the APC-led Federal Government More...

Court Halts Planned Ladipo Market Demolition

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A Lagos State High Court in Ikeja Friday ordered the authorities of Mushin Local Government Area in Lagos to suspend their plan to demolish parts of the popular auto spare parts More...

US Provides $997m For Dangote’s Refinery In Nigeria

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The United States Trade and Development Agency on Thursday in Lagos announced a grant of $997.4 million (about N251.3 billion) as training support for the proposed refinery by More...

FG Commends Lottery Commission Over N5bn Remittance

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The Federal Government has commended the National Lottery Regulatory Commission for remitting close to N5 billion to the cofffers of the National Lottery Trust Fund, which has More...

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PDP Officially Broke, Set To Sack Half Of Its Staff

The loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections seem to have affected the party financially as the party is set to reduce its work force by More...

Gov. Okowa Vows Not To Succumb To Any Blackmail

…Says ‘We’ll Welcome only Constructive, Positive Criticisms’ Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that he would not “give in to blackmail” More...

Investments In Girls’ Education Impacts Child Marriage

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The theme for this year’s celebration of the Day of the African Child, “25 Years after the Adoption of the African Children’s More...

Mandate of the UN Special Rapportuer on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders

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‘Human rights defenders play a crucial role in exposing and seeking accountability for violations by both More...

Nasarawa United Appoint Kabiru Dogo As Interim Coach

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Nasarawa United have named Kabiru Suleiman Dogo as interim coach after the resignation of the ex- head coach, More...

‘I don’t explode with happiness’ – Mourinho Says Beating Arsenal, Wenger Is Nothing Special

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says beating Arsenal and Arsene Wenger is “nothing special” as he prepares to take on the Gunners..

Di Maria Fined For Man Utd No-show

Manchester United have fined Angel Di Maria two weeks’ wages in what is expected to be one of the final acts..

Taliban’s Mullah Omar Died In 2013, Afghan Government Says

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Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar died in April 2013 in Pakistan, a spokesperson for Afghanistan President More...

China Detains 49 For Smuggling Frozen Foods

No fewer than 200 tonnes of smuggled frozen meat have been seized by coast guards in South China’s Hainan Province. The..

Notorious South African Preacher Arrested After Feeding Congregation Snakes

A preacher in South Africa who allegedly ordered his congregation to consume live snakes has been arrested on animal cruelty charges,..
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Okowa, DESOPADEC and vested interests

IT was Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the former Central Bank Governor (now Emir of Kano) who in January 2014 enriched our..
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President Buhari’s Speech At The US Institute For Peace, USIP

I am delighted to be here this morning, and I wish to thank the United States Institute for Peace (USIP), the..
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INTERVIEW: Femi Adesina Says Buhari Will Probe Jonathan

The special adviser to President Buhari on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, has revealed some of the plans of the presidency..