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INEC Says Smart Card Reader Is No Longer Reliable

1 month ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday admitted that the smart card reader has lost its efficacy and vibrancy in relation to the electoral process.

UN Restores Assistance For Anti-Graft War, Insecurity

1 month ago /

The United Nations (UN) has restored its support to the Muhammadu Buhari administration’s fight against corruption, insecurity and other challenges.

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Seeks Justice For Air Peace Boss Allen Onyema

1 month ago /

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Tuesday said it was worried about the United States (U.S.) indictment of Air Peace Chief Executive Officer Allen Onyema and the plan to probe him in Nigeria.

Group Decries Deficient Budgetary Allotment For Army

1 month ago /

A non-political pressure group, Global Peace and Life Rescue Initiative, (GOPRI), has appealed to the National Assembly to increase the allocation to the Nigerian Army in the 2020 Budget.

Governor Of Plateau State Presents N71 Billion For 2020

1 month ago /

Plateau state governor Simon Lalong has submitted a budget estimate of N71.5 billion to the state house of assembly as the budget for the 2020 fiscal year with a promise to commence payment of new minimum wage from next year.

Buhari Calls For Special Courts’ Creation

1 month ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday renewed his call for the establishment of special courts to enhance speedy administration and dispensation of justice.

APC Governors Should Pay Minimum Wage, Says Oshiomhole

1 month ago /

All Progressives Congress (APC) governors were told on Monday to champion the implementation of the new minimum wage.

Nigeria Experience GDP Growth By 2.28 Per Cent

2 months ago /

The nation’s Gross Domestic Product increased to 2.28 per cent in real terms in the third quarter of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

Police Seeks Information About A One-Year-Old Boy Missing In Ondo

2 months ago /

The Nigeria Police Force in Ondo State have called on the public to give useful information to the command that could lead to the rescue of a one-year-old boy, Kolawole Gold.

APC Leaders Set For NEC, After Caucus Meeting

2 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressives Congress leaders are set for the party’s National Executive Committee meeting to be held today.

Dino Melaye Storms INEC Office With 21 Video Clips, Demands Cancellation

2 months ago /

A former chairman, Senate Committee of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Dino Melaye, on Wednesday protested at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Abuja where he demanded cancellation of the Kogi West Senatorial election.

Court To Deliver Judgment In PSC Suit On December 4

2 months ago /

The Federal High Court Abuja will on December 4, deliver judgment in the suit filed by the Police Service Commission against the Nigeria Police Force over the recruitment of 10,000 constables.

House Of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, Swears In Three (3) New Members

2 months ago /

The Speaker of the House of Representatives has sworn in three members who replaced lawmakers sacked by various courts.

Buhari Writes Senate Over Six Aviation Bills

2 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, transmitted a letter to the Senate, seeking consideration and passage of six Aviation Bills.

Seek Advice From The Embassy Before Business Venture In Dubai

2 months ago /

Nigerian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Mohammed Rimi, has advised Nigerians coming to Dubai for genuine businesses to consult with the Embassy or the Consulate before embarking on such ventures.

Relief On The Price Of Petrol Now N18.68/Litre

2 months ago /

The current open market price for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol is N163.68 per litre, the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency stated on Monday.

APC Wins Governorship Election In Bayelsa State

2 months ago /

David Lyon, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, has won the Nov. 16 election in Bayelsa State.

Yahaya Bello Wins Governorship Election in Kogi State

2 months ago /

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has dedicated his victory in last Saturday’s governorship election to the entire people of the state and his mother.

FRSC Condemns Human Overloading In The North

2 months ago /

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has decried excessive human overloading by commercial drivers in the north declaring that it would no longer be tolerated.

Buhari Grieves For Ex-Minister, Alex Akinyele

2 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has sympathised with the family of a former Minister of Information, Alex Opeyemi Akinyele, who died on Thursday night.