Category: Politics

VC, Yemi Osinbanjo says Nigeria still suffering from Malabu scandal

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is still suffering the consequences of the lack of transparency involved in the award of OPL 245 to Malabu Oil and Gas Ltd in...

My government not based on lies, propaganda – PMB replies Goodluck Jonathan

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday denied claims by his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, that he runs a government of lies and propaganda. Buhari maintained that...

Terrorism: Concern as 1,000 Turks face extradition

One thousand Turks are facing extradition from Nigeria on the request of the Turkish government, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has said. The 1,000...

FG recovered N140 billion from revenue leakages, says Senate

The Senate yesterday said that through its probe of revenue leakages, the collection banks had remitted N140 billion to the Federal Government through the Central Bank...

Delay in visa issuance: We’ll retaliate, FG warns countries

The Interior Minister, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd) has warned that Nigeria would no longer tolerate delay in issuance of visas to its nationals from any country....

Senator Saraki implores World Leaders for collective fight against terrorism

Senate President Bukola Saraki says it is the collective responsibility of world leaders to combat terrorism, reaffirming Nigeria’s commitment to the fight. Saraki...

Marginalisation of Ndigbo: Buhari not a sectional leader – Adesina

Marginalisation – The Presidency has dismissed allegations/insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari is marginalizing the South East region especially in the area...

Zuma warns South Africans over killing of Nigerians

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa says the killing of Nigerians by South Africans must stop. The high rate of killings has been very worrisome. Just last week, two...

Buhari, AGF ask court to dismiss suits seeking Magu’s sacking

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), have asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to...

I will restructure ‘Senseless’ EFCC When I Become President – Gov. Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has described the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC as a ‘senseless’ organization, in dire need of restructuring...