Tuesday, August 20, 2019
A Nigerian Engineer, based in Canada, Jude Igwemezie, has won a $500 million contract to build a monorail network in Iraq. Mr. Igwemezie, who was also trained in Canada, heads TransGlobim International, the engineering company that won the bid. The...
Timothy Owoeye, an Osun State lawmaker seen on a viral video depicting him as bathing in the market square for ritual, was a victim of a ritual syndicate which had operated in the state for a long time, reports...
Six members of the Ondo State Executive Council have complied with the directive of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu that all political appointees, who have obtained nomination forms to contest the forthcoming primary of the party, should resign. The affected political officers...
The All Progressives Congress has said the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, like the Senate President Bukola Saraki, must resign or be prepared to be impeached. Saturday Punch reported that the APC acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini...
The Ambassador of Nigeria in Doha, Qatar, Amb. Abdullahi Wase is dead. A statement in Abuja on Saturday by the spokesman, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tope Elias-Fatile, said Wase, a non-career ambassador from Plateau State, had been sick for a...
By Eric Elezuo Many has described it as a sad trend in the political life of the Jagaban of Borgu, former Governor of Lagos State as well as revered national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola...
The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning Hajia Zainab Ahmed, another northerner, has been tipped to replace Mrs Kemi Adeosun, the Finance Minister, who reportedly resigned his position Friday. Sources disclosed that Hajia Ahmed will not need to...

2019: Lagos PDP Woos Ambode

The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday said it would welcome Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode into its fold if he decided to dump the All Progressives Congress. The Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Taofeek Gani, made...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday named Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Service. This was disclosed in a statement by the Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. Bichi replaces Matthew Seiyefa...
The Ekiti State House of Assembly has approved the N10 billion supplementary budget presented by Governor Ayodele Fayose. At a sitting which commenced at 12pm on Wednesday, 14 lawmakers, including Kola Oluwawole, the speaker, went through the proposal within an...

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