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Nigeria Launches Another Economic Blueprint

44 minutes ago /
Nation 

Nigeria has launched another economic blueprint aimed at accelerating human capital development by the year 2030.

Debarred Lawyer Detained

2 hours ago /
Nation 

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has remanded a debarred lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye in Kuje Prison pending the hearing of his bail application on a charge bordering on fraud allegation and extortion.

FG Reviews Policy Document On Cotton, Textile And Garment Sector

3 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigerian government is building consensus and understanding on a clear roadmap to revitalize and ensure sustainable development in the Cotton, Textile and Garment, CTG, sub-sector.

Buhari Appoints Hassan As Environment Minister

3 hours ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the   appointment of Suleiman Hassan as the Minister of Environment, following the  resignation of the Minister of State, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, who resigned to take up a traditional role as Emir of Nasarawa.

Supreme Court Affirms Abubakar As Bauchi State Governor

3 hours ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court on Thursday struck out a suit seeking to dethrone the Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar.

Court Sets January 7 Date For Ruling In Case Seeking To Exclude APC From Elections In Rivers

3 hours ago /
Nation 

A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has fixed January 7, 2019, for judgement in a case by the Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, asking the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, not to allow the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state field any candidate in the 2019 elections.

Anglican Primate Okoh, Gov. Akeredolu Enjoin Politicians To Avoid Provocative Utterances

4 hours ago /
Nation 

The Primate, Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion, Nicholas Okoh, wants politicians to avoid provocative statements that will tear the country apart as Nigeria prepares for the 2019 general elections.

Court Of Appeal President Charges Judges To Dispense Justice Fairly

4 hours ago /
Nation 

The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has charged judges of the court to be fair and just in their activities during the forthcoming election petitions.

Court Rules APGA Has No Candidate For Anambra South Senatorial Election

17 hours ago /
Politics 

An FCT High Court, has nullified the All Progressive Grant Alliance (APGA) primary election conducted for the purpose of nominating its candidate for 2019 Anambra South Senatorial District election.

PDP Lawmakers Want Nigeria Returned To Parliamentary System

17 hours ago /
Nation 

A Group Of 71 Lawmakers In The House of Representatives, Mostly From The Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Have Canvassed For The Return Of Nigeria From The Presidential To The Parliamentary System Of Government.

Senate Approves Niger delta Amnesty Programme

18 hours ago /
Nation  Niger Delta 

The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill on rehabilitation and reintegration to give legal backing to the Niger-delta amnesty programme.

House Of Reps Threatens To Boycott Budget Presentation

18 hours ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives on Thursday threatened to boycott the presentation of the 2019 appropriation bill in protest of alleged comments made by the minister of budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, that the National Assembly is to blame for the delay in the presentation of the 2019 budget estimates.

Osinbajo Attends Intra-Africa Trade Fair In Cargo

19 hours ago /

Nigeria's Vice president Yemi Osinbajo arrived Cairo the Egyptian capital on Thursday for the intra-Africa Trade fair.

Buhari Cautions Against Hasty Reforms In Oil And Gas Industry

19 hours ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown his weight behind moves to institute reforms in the nation's oil and gas industry but cautioned against hasty decisions to avoid negative outcomes.

Fire Guts D.R. Congo Electoral Commission Depot

19 hours ago /

Fire has gutted an electoral commission depot in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, in the violent run-up to a presidential vote.

Super Sand Eagles Qualify For Finals Of Africa Beach Nations Cup

19 hours ago /
Sports  

Nigeria Super Sand Eagles are through to the finals of the Africa beach Nations Cup after they beat host Egypt seven- six to advance to Friday’s final.

Cross-River, UNFPA Inaugurate Response Centre For Gender-Based Violence

19 hours ago /
Nation 

In a response to the increase in gender-based violence, Cross-state government, in collaboration with the United Nations population fund has inaugurated a prevention and response centre in Calabar.

It Has Become Mandatory For Nigeria To Assist The ECOWAS Sub-Region - Muhammadu Buhari

20 hours ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says in his capacity as President of Nigeria and Chairman of ECOWAS, it has become mandatory for Nigeria to assist the sub-regional body.

Presidency Holds Extended NEC

20 hours ago /
Nation 

The presidency has announced that there will be an extended National Economic Council (NEC) on Friday, February 14.

Cross-river To Boost Economy With Beach Polo

20 hours ago /
Business and Economy   Nation 

Sports lovers and spectators coming for the 2018 carnival Calabar will have more than the usual to watch as preparations are in top gear for the maiden edition of beach polo tournament.


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