Category: News

We won’t reverse power privatization on any grounds, says Fashola

Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, says the ministry of power, under his leadership will not cancel power privatization on any grounds. Aliko...

Recovered loot in FG’s consolidated account, says EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says all looted funds recovered by it are paid into the consolidated revenue account of the federal government. The...

Court grants Fani-Kayode N50m bail

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted bail to a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani- Kayode, in the sum of N50m after he was arraigned on five counts of N26m...

Nigerian parliament rejects bill to make history compulsory subject in schools

Nigerian lawmakers today threw out a bill seeking to make history a core learning subject in the nation’s primary and secondary schools. The proposed legislation was...

Buhari inaugurates Onnoghen as acting CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated Justice Walter Onnoghen as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria. This is following the retirement of Justice Mahmud Mohammed at...

Mikel, Musa, 18 others participate in Eagles’ first training session

Captain Mikel Obi, Ahmed Musa and 18 others on Tuesday took part in the Super Eagles’ first training session at the National Stadium, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Yahoo reveals more details about massive hack

Yahoo provided more details on Wednesday about an epic hack of its services, including that the culprits may have planted software “cookies” for ongoing access to...

Egypt secures $2 billion dollars ahead of IMF bailout

Egypt’s Central Bank is bolstering the country’s foreign reserves by securing $2 billion dollars in international funding, hours before the International Monetary...

FCTA to begin prosecution of those not using pedestrian crossing

The Federal Capital Territory Administration is to begin soon the prosecution of pedestrians, who are not using the pedestrian crossing. Omolola Olanipekun, the...

Lessons from the 2016 US presidential election

It certainly came as a surprise to many people. Though all national polls in the USA indicated that the race was tightening in the run-up to the elections, almost all...