Category: Features

Alleged N1.4b fraud: NBA president insists on retaining office

Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) President Paul Usoro has said he would not resign his position despite the pending fraud case against him. The EFCC, last week, filed an...

Gov. Ambode orders strict enforcement of traffic laws

The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered the full enforcement of the state traffic law to bring sanity on Lagos roads. He also ordered the state...

Man City will not be banned from Europe – Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he has been assured by senior figures at the club that they will not be banned from European competition for Financial Fair...

President Buhari pushing Nigeria to the brink – PDP

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday for the fourth time, rejected assent to the Electoral Bill which was passed to him to sign into law by both the Senate and the...

Osinbajo – FG to float People’s Money Bank next year

The Federal Government yesterday said it would float People’s Money Bank in the country next year. It added that the bank, when established, will have branches in all...

Nigeria expecting 18 fighter aircraft from US, Italy, says military

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Friday said the Nigerian military was still expecting to take delivery of 18 fighter aircraft from the United...

Atiku Abubakar emerges opposition’s consensus candidate

The Coalition of United Political parties, CUPP, the umbrella body of about 45 major opposition parties , few hours after a closed door deliberation at the Yar’ Adua...

Buratai – Newly promoted officers to move to North East

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday hinted that some of the newly promoted senior officers will be moved to the North East to strengthen the...

Court remands former Kebbi gov, two others

The Federal High Court sitting in Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State, on Thursday, remanded the immediate past Governor of the state, Alhaji Usman Dakingari, and two others in...

Reps approve June 12 as Democracy Day

The House of Representatives has approved that June 12 be marked as Democracy Day in Nigeria. The approval followed the adoption of a report on a bill seeking to amend...