Category: Politics

Hong Kong leader to withdraw extradition bill

Hong Kong’s embattled pro-Beijing leader is planning to permanently shelve a loathed extradition bill on Wednesday, local media reported, a potentially major...

Angry Mob burns MTN office in Ibadan

The Bodija, Ibadan office of telecommunication company, MTN, has been set on fire by an irate mob. The incident resulted in gridlock as vehicles passing through Agodi...

FEC meeting postponed

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting will not hold today, it was learnt last night. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on Media...

Group protest $9.6bn judgement at UK embassy

A Coalition of Civil Society Groups on Monday protested at the United Kingdom High Commission in Abuja over the court judgment granted to Process and Industrial...

P&ID rejected $250m settlement

President Muhammadu Buhari and  Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo separately  approved negotiation with Messrs Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) after the...

Fed Govt – We’re ready to negotiate $9.6bn fine with P&ID

The Federal Government has said it is ready to negotiate with the Process and Industrial Developments Ltd over a judgment by a United Kingdom court granting the firm...

Court refuses to grant Sowore’s application

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, refused to grant the motion filed by Mr Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow protests, challenging his detention for 45...

Oyo State Governor – ‘Why we revoked Moniya-Iseyin road contract’

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has announced the revocation of the N7 billion Moniya-Iseyin road contract awarded by the last administration over what he described as...

FG – We’re challenging UK court’s $9.6bn judgment in US

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, the National Intelligence Agency and the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed...

$9bn asset: Buhari asks EFCC, NIA to probe contract

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, theNational Intelligence Agency and the Inspector General of Police to conduct a...