Amaechi slams Wike says nobody can set Nigeria on fire

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has lambasted Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for saying the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will set Nigeria on fire if he doesn’t implement the demands of the South-South people. South-South leaders including Wike had demanded the restructuring of the country in line with the principle of true federalism, saying it will guarantee …

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FG can no longer bear electricity tariff shortfalls – Buhari

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has said the tariff shortfalls in the power sector being borne by the Federal Government are no longer sustainable. Buhari said this on Thursday at the inauguration of Eko Electricity Distribution Company’s Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition-Distribution Management System Centre in Lagos. He said the SCADA system would help EKEDC monitor and respond …

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Senate summons communications minister Pantami over insecurity

The Senate on Wednesday, mandated its committees on Legislative Compliance and Communications to summon the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami. The panel was asked to impress on the Minister, the need to implement the resolutions of the Senate regarding security issues related to the mandate of his ministry. The red chamber took the decision following a …

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FCCP: Senate rejects South-West nominee Yinka Osoba, confirms seven others

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointments of seven nominees to the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission. This was just as the Upper Chamber rejected Mrs. Yinka Osoba Akpata as Executive Commissioner to represent the South West on the Commission. The confirmation of the nominees followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Trade and Investment. …

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Fashola says Nigerian will reinstates APC in 2023

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has expressed confidence that Nigerians will vote and re-elect the All Progressives Congress (APC) again in 2023 saying the opposition parties are not thinking. According to Mr. Fashola, if APC keeps to its promises it will retain power beyond 2023. Speaking with journalists in Abuja, the Minister said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party …

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Nnamdi Kanu: Igbo’ll resist attempt to arrest Abaribe – MASSOB replies Arewa youths

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has said people of the Southeast would resist any attempt to arrest Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe for standing surety for Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. MASSOB was reacting to a remark by the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, calling for Abaribe’s arrest. AYCF National …

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Federal Government ignores religious leaders to implement CAMA bill

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) says it will begin the implementation of the Companies and Allied Matters Actores (CAMA) on January 1, 2021. CAMA, which repealed and replaced the extant Companies and Allied Matters Act, 1990, was signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari in August. But the law became a subject of controversy within Christendom as some clerics argued …

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