Monday, September 23, 2019
Nigeria, Africa’s top oil producer, earned a total of $236.15bn from petroleum exports over the last five years, a new report by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries has shown. OPEC, in its 2019 Annual Statistical Bulletin, put the value...
Here is the full text of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Democracy Day speech.  Protocols 1.  All praise is due to GOD Almighty, who spared our lives to be present at this great occasion. We give thanks also that the democratic process has...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday gave the Inspector-General of Police, Ministry of Justice and National Human Rights Commission three months to work out the modalities for the implementation of the report of the Presidential Panel on the Reform of...
Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Monday, began his second term in office. According to a statement by the Director Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okoroafor,  Emefiele was sworn in by the Bank’s Secretary and Director, Corporate...
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has declared that Nigeria’s democracy cannot be said to be genuine until insecurity is resolved. He made the remark yesterday at a protest organised by the People’s Alternative Front, held at the Gani Fawehinmi...
President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo received their asset declaration forms from the Code of Conduct Bureau on Monday, about 24 hours to the deadline on the submission of their declared assets. The Chairman of the CCB, Prof. Muhammed...
The Federal Government has declared Wednesday a work-free day in commemoration of  the 2019 presidential inauguration. The  Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, (retd.), made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Monday in Abuja in a statement...
Former president of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday said the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Agreement will not be hindered by Nigeria’s reluctance to sign up to the process. Obasanjo made the remark in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during...
Barring any last-minute change in plans, President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday (today) give his assent to the 2019 appropriation bill. The assent of the President will officially make the bill become law and signal the commencement of the 2019...
Theresa May has announced she will step down as UK Prime Minister, after three bruising years that saw her fail to deliver Brexit. May said Friday she would quit as leader of the Conservative Party on Friday June 7. Her announcement...

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