Category: News

Customs overshoots FG’s revenue target before year end

NIGERIA Customs Service, NCS, has overshot its revenue target for the year by N241.6million despite the economic recession. NCS spokesman, Joseph Attah, who disclosed...

City ‘planning talks’ to extend Guardiola’s contract

Manchester City are planning talks with manager Pep Guardiola at the end of the season as the Premier League leaders seek to tie him to a long-term deal, reports said on...

Fayose blames FG for fuel scarcity as PENGASSAN begins strike

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) said it had mobilised its members for a nationwide strike beginning from today following...

Pension fraud: AGF seeks Maina’s arrest

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami (SAN) has asked a Federal High Court in Kaduna to declined jurisdiction over a suit by...

Osinbajo, Gowon, Dogara, Adebayo attend Christmas Carol at Villa

VICE President, Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon and the General Overseer of the...

Governors approve $1b oil cash to fight Boko Haram

Governors yesterday backed the Federal Government’s plan to spend $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to fight the Boko Haram insurgency. Edo State...

Army to remain responsive, apolitical,Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday, assured Nigerians that the army would remain responsive and apolitical in the discharge of its...

Parties now 67 as INEC registers 21 associations

Nigeria now has 67 political parties. This followed  yesterday’s registration of 21 parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The electoral...

1,317 Nigerians returned from Libya in 10 days

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says a total of 1,317 Nigerians have voluntarily returned from Libya in the last 10 days having been stranded in the...

2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Dubai Marathon winner eyes gold

The number of gold labeled athletes eager to compete at the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, slated for February 10, keeps growing by the day. The latest runners to...