Tag: National

Mallam Salihu Sagir Takai National News Nigeria Sagir Takai murder case

Police summons PDP guber aspirant over alleged murder

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Kano, Mallam Salihu Sagir Takai, is to appear before Kano state police command for alleged homicide. In a statement issued by the state command spokesperson, SP Magaji Musa Majiya, Monday said Takai was invited to answer questions at the Police headquarters in […]

Abdullahi Ganduje Kano State National News Nigeria

Bribery video: Kano Assembly sets up 7-man investigative committee

The Kano State House of Assembly on Monday constituted a seven-man committee to investigate the authenticity of the video recording of alleged bribing taking by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje. The video of Ganduje allegedly receiving bribe from a contractor was published by an online Newspaper, Daily Nigerian. The committee was constituted […]

Abdu Bulama money laundering National News Nigeria

Ex-minister, 4 others reappear in court over alleged N229m money laundering

The former Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Abdu Bulama and four others on Monday reappeared before a Federal High Court Damaturu on a seven-count charge of criminal conspiracy and money laundering. Bulama was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) with Mohammed Kadai, a former Commissioner for […]

NYSC Certificate: Shittu drags APC to court over disqualification
Adebayo Shittu NYSC APC National News Nigeria

NYSC Certificate: Shittu drags APC to court over disqualification

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu. The Ministry of Communications was quoted as making a statement issued by Mrs Pauline Sule, deputy director<br /> The Minister for Communications has sued the ruling All Progressives Party at the Federal High Court, Abuja for disqualifying him from contesting for the governorship of Oyo […]

Boko Haram National News Nigeria Nigerian Air Force Operation Lafiya Dole

NAF decimates Boko Haram hideout in Bogum, Borno

The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) hideout and neutralised several insurgents at Bogum in Northern Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, made this known in a statement on Monday. […]

Buhari meets aggrieved APC members of HoR
ALL Progressives Congress APC Buhari Muhammadu Buhari‎ National News Nigeria

Buhari meets aggrieved APC members of HoR

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday summoned aggrieved members of the House of Representatives under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting between the president and the aggrieved members which […]

Executive Order 6: FG goes all out on corruption
Abubakar Malami Donald Ibebuike HURIWA Muhammadu Buhari‎ National News Nigeria PDP

Executive Order 6: FG goes all out on corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari • Travel Restriction Placed On More Than 50 High Profile Nigerians • Their Financial Transactions Under Watch • Buhari Foisting Full-blown Fascism On Nigeria- PDP • President So Desperate To Remain In Power, Acting Like A Dictator- Fani-Kayode •Lawyers Decry Action • Action Primitive, Political Witch-hunt- HURIWA […]

Buhari bans ’50 high-profile’ persons from travelling out of Nigeria
Breaking News Executive Order 6 Muhammadu Buhari‎ National News Nigeria

Buhari bans ’50 high-profile’ persons from travelling out of Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: BAYO OMOBORIOWO About 48 hours after a court backed Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on an executive order aimed at firming up his campaign against graft, the government has said that 50 high-profile Nigerians have now been banned from leaving the country. “A number of enforcement procedures […]

Boko Haram National News Nigeria Texas Chukwu

Boko Haram sect members “neutralised”, wound 6 soldiers in repell attack

The Nigerian Army said that six soldiers sustained injury while repelling Boko Haram insurgents in an ambush at Arege area of Borno on Friday.Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, Army Director, Public Relations, announced this in a statement he issued in Maiduguri on Saturday. He said that scores of the insurgents were neutralised […]

Economic Recovery and Growth Plan means investing in Nigerians – Osinbajo
Muhammadu Buhari‎ National News Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo

Economic Recovery and Growth Plan means investing in Nigerians – Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says investing in Nigerians is a major pillar of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice-President Laolu Akande said that Osinbajo spoke on Friday […]

Nigeria seeks advice on Illicit flows, tax evasion by multinationals
IMF Mrs. Zainab Ahmed National News Nigeria tax evasion

Nigeria seeks advice on Illicit flows, tax evasion by multinationals

[FIL EPHOTO] Minister of Finance, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed The Federal Government has taken twin issues of illicit financial flows, and tax evasion being committed by multinational companies to the international community for possible solutions that would stem the tide. However, Nigeria has been advised to evolve an efficient disaster response […]

APC accuses Obasanjo of lobbying U.S. to withdraw Atiku’s alleged entry ban
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ALL Progressives Congress APC National News Nigeria President Olusegun Obasanjo

APC accuses Obasanjo of lobbying U.S. to withdraw Atiku’s alleged entry ban

Former vice president Abubakar Atiku, former president Olusegun Obasanjo, PDP national chairman Uche Secondus in Abeokuta, Ogun state The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday alleged that the former President Olusegun Obasanjo was facilitating an entry visa for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, […]

Unresolved issues delay formal announcement of Obi as Atiku’s running mate
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar Anambra Mr. Peter Obi Mr. Uche Secondus National News Nigeria

Unresolved issues delay formal announcement of Obi as Atiku’s running mate

At the announcement of Peter Obi as vice president candidate for Atiku A Few unresolved issues yesterday delayed the official announcement of former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, as the running mate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. A source close to the National Chairman of […]