Friday, May 24, 2019
The Senate has been advised to ignore the reasons given by President Muhammadu Buhari for not signing the Electoral Act 2010 Amendment Bill passed by the National Assembly. Based on the advice from the Senate’s Legal Department, the upper chamber...
The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, will today take the oath of office to begin another four years tenure. As part of the three days programme marking the second term inauguration of Obiano, and his deputy, Dr. Nkem Okeke, the United...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Kano, attended the grand wedding fatiha of Aliko Dangote’s daughter, Fatima, and her groom, Jamilu Abubakar. The wedding fatiha between Fatima and Jamilu, son of a former Inspector-General of police, Muhammad Abubakar, took place...
The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday dismissed an appeal by Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, challenging the validity of the process of his recall embarked upon by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The unanimous judgment of a three-man panel...
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Thursday criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of killings by herdsmen in the country, as well as his response to the abduction of over 73 schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe State, last month. The renowned writer...
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday held a traditional engagement of his daughter, Damilola, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. State House correspondents were not allowed to cover the reception which was held at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa. The...
The National Judicial Council has recommended the compulsory retirement of two judges. The two judges recommended for dismissal are Theresa Uzokwe, Chief Judge of Abia State and Obisike Oji of Abia State High Court. The council said it recommended Ms. Uzokwe’s...
A former aide of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s claims in Damaturu, Yobe, that he handled the recent abduction of 110 Dapchi schoolgirls ‘much better’ than Mr. Jonathan treated a similar incident in Chibok...
The House of Representatives has said it will override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Peace Corps Bill he had earlier rejected. The implication of this is that the lawmakers will pass the bill into law without Buhari’s assent if...
Front line Yewa politician, Senator Iyabo Anisulowo has lauded the unprecedented landmark achievements of Otunba Bimbo Ashiru in the present administration in Ogun State, describing him as a worthy gubernatorial material capable of moving the state forward. Senator Anisulowo stated...

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