Category: Politics

DSS, police ask INEC to postpone Edo governorship election

The Department of State Services (DSS) and the Nigeria police have asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone Saturday’s governorship...

Troops arrest another wanted Boko Harm commanders

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said that troops fighting to rid the North East of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists have arrested one of the group’s wanted Commanders....

Nigerian government rejects call to increase fuel price

The Nigerian government will not increase the pump price of petrol despite a demand that it should do so, officials have said. The forum of former Group Managing...

Wake up to your duties, Fashola charges Federal works, housing Controllers

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN has chided Federal Controllers of works and Housing on the need to wake up to their...

Economy, Insecurity: Buhari has disappointed Nigerians – Ekiti PDP Boss

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State, Mr Gboyega Oguntuase, has said the economic recession currently ravaging the nation and the resurgent of the...

Nigeria deeply divided, says UN report

A report just released by the United Nations, UN, on Nigeria’s Common Country Analysis, CCA, has revealed a deeply divided society on the basis of the plurality of...

Political appointments: no part of Nigeria is left out, says Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government, yesterday, described as baseless and out of tune with reality the letter by congressman, Tom Marino, who had called on the United States of...

Suspected Boko Haram members arrested in Kano

The Department of State Services (DSS) in collaboration with the military, has arrested suspected two high profile members of Boko Haram. Ibrahim Abubakar and Idris...

Nigerians head back to the farm to beat recession

Too broke to pay for costly imports of rice and palm oil, Nigeria is looking to agriculture to help lift itself out of a recession. The once-flourishing sector was...

I never warned Buhari against second term bid – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has denied that he warned President Muhammadu Buhari against seeking re-election in 2019. Obasanjo who was reacting to the...