Tuesday, August 20, 2019
The presidency on Sunday said President Muhammadu Buhari was not to blame for the seemingly late presentation of the budget of the electoral commission, INEC, for the 2019 election. Rather, the presidency said, in a statement by presidential spokesperson Garba...
Defectors who dumped the All Progressives Congress left because the party could not offer them what they wanted, All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Bola Tinubu, has said. Mr Tinubu’s public reaction comes few weeks after the gale of defections...
By Eric Elezuo The Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, has ordered the sack of all special assistants from the service of the state with immediate effect. The termination order was contained in a tweet by the Sokoto State Government to...
The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Rivers State Government have been trading blames over the suspension of Saturday’s by-election for Port Harcourt III Constituency. The election was meant to fill the vacancy created in the state House of Assembly...
Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has described former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, as a renowned icon of peace and a great son of Africa. In a tribute to Mr Annan who died Saturday at the age of 80, Mr...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday promised that his administration would jail more looters who caused the nation’s economic woes. Buhari made the promise in an interview he granted shortly after he returned to the country from London, United Kingdom where...
The Federal Government budgeted N242.45 billion for the execution of the 2019 general elections to be conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. President Muhammadu Buhari made this known in a letter sent to the National Assembly for scrutiny and approval of the...
Senators have demanded a judicial probe into the invasion of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services last Tuesday. Towards this end, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isa Hamma Misau,  and his counterpart in...
Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Electoral Matters have alleged duplication of items in the 2018 Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) budget currently before them. The committee chaired by Aishatu Dukku (APC-Gombe) sat on Wednesday to consider approval...
The troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna on Thursday said it had eliminated five bandits and recovered arms in Birnin Gawri Local Government Area in Kaduna State. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations 1 divisions Nigerian Army, Muhammad Dole,...

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