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FG Now Feeding Almost 10M Pupils In 32 States

3 months ago /
Nation 

The presidency says the Buhari administration’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, now feeds over 9.8 million pupils daily in 32 states as Yobe State joins the programme.

BREAKING: NJC Recommends Appointments Of Justice Tanko

3 months ago /
Nation 

The National Judicial Council, NJC, has recommended the appointments of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria and eight others as Heads of Court.

PDM Party Clashes Over Petition: National Chairman Seeks Withdrawal

3 months ago /
Nation 

The  National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Movement Party, Frank Igwebuike, has told the court of appeal of its intention to withdraw the party's petition by its presidential candidate, Aminchi Habu in the February 23 election seeking nullification of the poll that produced president Muhhamadu Buhari as the winner.

Edo Assembly Crisis: Senate Wades In, Sets Up Ad-Hoc Committee

3 months ago /
Nation 

Senate on Wednesday waded into the raging crisis in the Edo State House of Assembly when it reached a decision to set up an ad-hoc committee to establish the state of affairs in the State Assembly.

Kogi Polls: Yahaya Bello Picks Nomination Form

3 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, is the first aspirant to pick the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship nomination and expression of interest form after paying 22.5 million Naira.

Buhari Set To Send Ministerial Nominees' List To Senate, Lawan Reveals

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigerian Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the Senate will before the end of this week, receive the list of ministerial nominees from President Muhammadu Buhari.

BREAKING: Sir Kim Darroch Resigns As UK Ambassador To US

3 months ago /
International News 

Sir Kim Darroch has resigned as UK ambassador to the US amid a row over leaked emails critical of Trump administration

BREAKING: Gunmen Abduct Adamawa Permanent Secretary

3 months ago /
Nation 

Gunmen have abducted Emmanuel Piridimso, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Mineral Resources, in Adamawa State. 

Why Sagay Can’t Comment On FG’s Decision To Drop Goje’s Case

3 months ago /
Nation 

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, has said that he cannot speak on the decision of the Muhammadu Buhari-led government to drop the prosecution of Gombe Central senator, Danjuma Goje, because he did not have details of the matter.

Taraba Governor, Ishaku Calls RUGA Settlements Colonialism

3 months ago /
Nation 

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has said the Federal Government should cancel RUGA settlements, rather than suspending it.

US Set To Enlist Military Allies In Gulf, Yemen Waters

3 months ago /
International News 

The US says it wants to create an international military coalition to safeguard waters around Iran and Yemen.

Pogba Has Never Been A Problem - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

3 months ago /
Sports  

Manchester United manager,  Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has said that Paul Pogba has "never been a problem" and there is an "agenda" against the France midfielder.

Osinbajo On Human Capital Development

3 months ago /
Business and Economy  

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has continued to emphasize the firm commitment of the Buhari administration on Human Capital Development, stating that the Federal Government is creating economic opportunities for young people, and ensuring a conducive environment for businesses to thrive in the country.

Buhari Congratulates Nigerian Writer

3 months ago /
Arts and Culture 

President Muhammadu Buhari has on behalf of all Nigerians congratulated Nigerian writer, Lesley Nneka Arimah, for winning 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing.

Buhari Reviving Education

3 months ago /
Education 

President Muhammadu Buhari says reviving the educational sector, with a renewed focus on teaching valuable lessons like integrity in schools, will require giving priority to the welfare and training of teachers, who directly create the enabling environment for learning.

Shiite Protesters Storm National Assembly, Security Men Shot

3 months ago /
Nation 

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, also known as Shiites, on Tuesday, stormed the National Assembly and shot a police officer and a civil defence officer.

Nigeria/Netherlands Sign Agreement

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria and the Netherlands have signed a trade and international cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening economic relations between both countries.

Buhari Meets NNPC New Management

3 months ago /
Nation 

The New Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Meles Kyari has promised to make NNPC a global company of excellence.

Ex Liverpool Star: I’ll Pay Anything To Get Stolen Dog Back

3 months ago /
Sports  

The 29-year-old, without a club after being released by the Champions League winners this summer, posted a video to Instagram on Tuesday showing a broken glass door, which he said was where thieves broke in and took his dog as well as a number of bags.

Real Madrid Boss Zidane Approve Mariano Diaz To Join Tottenham

3 months ago /
Sports  

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has given his approval to let Mariano Diaz join Tottenham if it means signing Christian Eriksen.