Category: Politics

Buhari, security chiefs meet

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with members of the National Security Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria...

One Killed At Inauguration Of Bayelsa APC Acting Chairman

At least one person has been reported killed during the inauguration of the Acting Chairman of the Bayelsa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress in Yenagoa, the...

Edo Speaker Impeached, Kabiru Ajoto Sworn In

The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Justin Okonoboh, has been impeached and a new speaker, Kabiru Ajoto, sworn in. Honourable Okonoboh was impeached on...

You can’t win corruption war without sanctions, monitoring: Sanusi tells FG

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has declared that the war against corruption launched by the Federal Government can be won in six months if there are...

Pro-Biafra group, BZF, announces ‘interim cabinet’ members

A Pro-Biafra group, Biafra Zionist Federation (BZF), led by Chief Benjamin Igwe Onwuka, yesterday announced an “interim government in Nigeria.” Onwuka, who addressed...

You’re lazy, sultan tells northern governors

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar, yesterday condemned what he considered as the lazy attitude of some northern governors to governance.   The sultan said...

Political rivals Wike, Amaechi meet face-to-face in Rivers

Political rivals, Governor Nyesom Wike and the former Governor and current Minister of Transport, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi have placed their differences aside to meet...

#NotTooYoungToRun: Youths Celebrate As Senate Passes Age Reduction Bill

Nigerian youths under the #NotTooYoungToRun movement, have continued to celebrate the passage of the age reduction Bill by the Senate. The House on Wednesday passed the...

Deal reached to send Russia sanctions bill to Trump’s desk

House and Senate Republicans have reached a deal that is paving the way to send a bill to President Donald Trump’s desk that slaps Russia with new sanctions and...

PDP To Hold National Convention On August 12

The National Executive of the Peoples Democratic Party has fixed August 12, 2017, to hold a none-elective national convention in Abuja. The decision comes after a series...