'I’m glad senate didn’t confirm me' - EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, said on Thursday that he was glad the Senate refused to confirm him as the substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency.   The acting chairman said this before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja where he was testifying...... read more
Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Osinbajo appointed as members of drug abuse committee President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appointed his wife, Aisha, and the wife of the Vice-President, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, to serve on the Presidential Advisory Committee on the Elimination of Drug Abuse in the country. The committee is chaired by a former Military Administrator of Lagos state, Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (retd.)...... read more
Muhammadu Buhari: Africa must unite against corruption President Muhammadu Buhari has called on every African, especially the younger generation to collaborate on every front towards ensuring that corruption becomes a thing of the past on the continent. Named in January 2018 as the African Union Anti-corruption Champion, President Buhari made the call Sunday when he declared the 2018...... read more
' I am not Jubril from Sudan' - Buhari President Buhari has led to rest the widespread speculation that he is Jubril from Sudan. “It is real me, I assure you. I will soon celebrate my 76th birthday and I will still go strong”, he said. In an interactive session with Nigerians yesterday in Krakow, Poland, a bold Nigerian in...... read more
Gov Obiano’s Wife allegedly Tears His Shirt In Public For Inviting Mistress To State Function   The home of the governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano is currently on fire. Obiano was recently humiliated by his wife in the presence of guests. The governor got so carried away and blinded by love that he invited one of his mistresses to a state function. And in...... read more
Amidst controversy, Senate confirms Buhari’s nominee for EFCC secretary The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Olanipekun Olukoyede as the Secretary of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Mr Olukoyede, who is the current Chief of Staff to the acting Chairman of EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, was nominated as secretary to the commission by President Muhammadu Buhari, in a letter dated September 10,...... read more
Atiku visits Ekweremadu ...explains choice of Obi The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday visited the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, to seek his understanding over the choice of Mr Peter Obi as his running mate. On the entourage of Atiku were the Director General of...... read more
Executive asked us to cut MDAs’ budgets for 2019 elections – Senator The Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions, Rafiu Ibrahim, says the Senate’s decision to review the supplementary budget of the Independent National Electoral Commission and security agencies for the 2019 general elections is based on a request from the Executive. He said the insinuations that the senate...... read more
It’s N30, 000 or strike - NLC The Nigeria Labour Congress has threatened to go on strike if the Federal Government fails to approve and implement the N30,000 minimum wage recommended by the tripartite committee. The General Secretary of the Trade Union Congress, Mr Musa Lawal, said this while reacting to comments by the Minister of Information, Lai...... read more
FG denies approving N30,000 minimum wage The Federal Government said on Wednesday the N30,000 minimum wage proposal contained in the report of the tripartite committee set up by the Federal Government was still a recommendation and had not been approved. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who spoke with State House correspondents after the weekly...... read more
Labour strike: Aviation unions vow to cripple local, international flights The unions in the country’s aviation sector have declared their intentions to partake in the indefinite strike scheduled to begin on November 6. The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) had announced the strike as a means to press home the demands for an upward review of minimum wage from N18,000 to N30,000....... read more
NHIS crisis: Reps panel begins probe An ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives has begun an investigative hearing into the raging crisis at the National Health Insurance Scheme. The committee, which is headed by Mr Nicholas Ossai, is already grilling the Chairman of the Governing Council of the NHIS, Dr. Enyantu Ifenne, on why it...... read more
BREAKING: Buhari visits Kaduna to intervene in crisis President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Kaduna State. His visit is part of efforts aimed at finding a lasting solution to the consistent killings in the state in recent times. Buhari is expected to meet with religious and traditional leaders as well as other stakeholders. Details later…  ... read more
APGA explains Ararume’s emergence Imo State Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Peter Ezeobi, at the weekend, said that the party’s choice of Senator Ifeanyi Godwin Ararume as the governorship standard bearer of the party in the state was a landmark decision collectively taken to ensure the party emerges victorious in next year’s poll....... read more
INEC blocks APC from fielding candidates in Zamfara for 2019 elections The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has banned the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC from fielding candidates for elective positions in Zamfara state for the 2019 elections. According to the electoral body, the decision was taken as a result of the failure of the party to elect its candidates within the...... read more
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