Senate rejects devolution of power to states

Senate rejects devolution of power to states By Christiana Ekpa and Ikechukwu Okaforadi Abuja Senate, yesterday, rejected the recommendations by its committee on the review of the 1999 constitution (as More...

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At last, Osinbajo swears in Ocheni, Hassan as ministers

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo By Lawrence Olaoye Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has charged the two newly sworn-in ministers to be exemplary More...

NCC sensitizes law enforcement agencies on telecommunications in Gombe

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) From David Hassan, Gombe As part of the effort to enhance speedy awareness among the populace, Nigerian More...

We’ll end Biafra agitations in 3 months, Peace Corps boss boats

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Commandant of National Unity and Peace Corps of Nigeria, Dr. Chinedu Nneji has vowed that the corps will More...

Presidential transition bill will address chaotic, hostile hand over after election – Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara By Umar Muhammad Puma The Speaker of the House of Representatives, More...

Election: How fraud, exposes, manipulations in Traditional Sports Federation

Election on the 13th June in pavilion 9A was for the Traditional Sports Federation. Results were declared and reported. The names of More...

You have no power to ban ASUU, NLC tells Kogi governor

The Kogi state governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello Gov. Bello has no power to proscribe the union and such power does not reside with him More...

The Many Faces of resturcturing

The word ‘restructure’ means so many things to so many people. In Nigeria socio-political milieu, its connotation ranges from devolution More...

FG flags off $495m World Bank assisted irrigation scheme

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo By Mohammed Usman The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has flagged off the world Bank assisted More...

Senate rejects devolution of power to states

Senate rejects devolution of power to states By Christiana Ekpa and Ikechukwu Okaforadi Abuja Senate, yesterday, rejected the recommendations by its committee on the review of More...

FG gets N3.38bn AfDB loan for potatoes production in Plateau

African Development Bank Group (AfDB) By Lawrence Olaoye The federal government has secured a N3.38 billion loan for Plateau state for the mass production and development of More...

Tambuwal commits advisers to performance bond

Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Tambuwal By Paul Efiong All special advisers working in Sokoto state have been committed to a performance bond by Governor More...

Makarfi to PDP Members: No more hate speech, insult in our opposition to APC

By Ali Alkali Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmad Muhammad Makarfi has called on members of the party to avoid opposition More...

PDP begins move to unseat APC government in Kogi

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State has said that it is set to wrestle power from the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2019. It assured that the party is More...

Governors’ London visit to Buhari

Seven state governors Tuesday night packed themselves off to London, UK, supposedly to pay recuperating President Muhammadu More...

Let’s discuss, but keep Nigeria one

Support for the ongoing debate on whether or not to ‘restructure’ Nigeria came from the Presidency itself recently More...

Economy: Nigeria may slip into Protracted Recession -CBN warns

By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has warned that...

FG celebrates two years of uninterrupted power supply in Kaduna communities

By Musa Adamu The federal government has celebrated two years of uninterrupted solar power supplies to...

NEITI urges FG to transfer all oil revenue savings to Sovereign Wealth Fund

By Etuka Sunday The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has called for the transfer of...

Hajj: Board begins airlift of FCT pilgrims Saturday

National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Capital Territory Muslim Pilgrims’ More...

No religious agenda in Jaiz ‘Takaful’ insurance scheme- official

There is no religious motive behind the introduction Jaiz ‘Takaful’ insurance into the insurance market, in January, according to the company’s..

Residents urged to safeguard public infrastructure

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has called on residents to support the Administration’s efforts to safeguard public infrastructure by..

Did the Putin-Trump ceasefire kill the Astana talks?

By Alexey Khlebnikov On July 9, the new ceasefire brokered by the US and Russia kicked off in southwest Syria. More...

Middle Eastern supporters of Turkey’s failed coup

By Ismail Numan Telci The July 15 coup attempt in Turkey sent shockwaves throughout the world, including Arab countries. Many Arabs,..

In their own voices: The Latest Afghan Diaspora

By Ahmad Fawad LamiBy Ahmad Fawad Lami One is a sixth-grader who braved walks through Balkan forests to join his brother..

1 in 10 Babies Received No Vaccinations in 2016

Nearly one in 10 infants worldwide, or 12.9 million, received no vaccinations in 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday...

On Buhari: ‘sickness’ as constitutional offence

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com During President Buhari’s first medical sojourn in London, I wrote a title, ‘ON..

What successful people don’t do at the end of workday

The last 10 minutes of your workday are equally as important as the first 10. “Whatever you do right before leaving..