Tuesday, October 16, 2018
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered the Inspector General of Police to produce the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu in court on August 14. Justice Stephen Pam gave the order after Mr Adegboyega Awomolo, SAN,...
By Eric Elezuo With all eyes on the October 5 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Primaries ahead of the February 2019 elections, the stage is set for not less than 12 heavyweights of the Nigerian political space to slug it...
President Muhammadu Buhari will begin another round of vacation from Friday. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists on Wednesday. Adesina said Buhari would be away...
Members of the House of Representatives will suspend legislative activities for one day on Tuesday (today) to mourn their late colleague, Ms Funke Adedoyin, reports The Punch. The members had gone on annual recess since July 24 and were to resume...
President Muhammadu Buhari will be marking his third anniversary later this month with a lecture, dinner/gala night and national broadcast. Buhari was inaugurated President on May 29, 2015. Details of events outlined to mark this year’s Democracy Day were published on...
Senator Shehu Sani has condemned derogatory comments on President Muhammadu Buhari made by U.S. President, Donald Trump. Mr Trump was reported by Financial Times (FT) to have described the Nigerian President as ‘lifeless’ after a meeting both had in April. Mr...
Twenty-three out of the 24 members of the Kwara State House of Assembly on Wednesday defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party. Only the member representing Ojomu/Balogun Constituency of Offa Local Government Area, Mr. Saheed...
The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State over the rescheduled governorship primary assumed a new dimension on Tuesday night as the government alleged that the national chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomhole, had plans to impose a...
A coalition of civil society groups, #OurMumuDondo, has stormed the Force Headquarters, Abuja, to demand the release of detained Premiums Times reporter, Samuel Ogundipe. Led by popular musician, Charlie Boy, the protesters insisted on the release of the reporter, noting...
The acting Director General of the Department of State Services, Mr Mathew Seiyefa, has recalled officers he transferred out of the headquarters of the agency when he resumed office on August 1. The decision to recall the officers followed the...

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