Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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Politics

How National Assembly inflate 2017 budget figures

The House of Representatives on Thursday, passed the 2017 budget of N7.44 trillion, nearly six months after it was presented by President Muhammadu Buhari...

Five new political parties set for INEC’s registration

The number of registered political parties may increase to 45 soon, with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) giving the nod to five associations...

Why Buhari didn’t attend FEC, by Mohammed

INFORMATION, Culture & Tourism Lai Mohammed has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari did not chair the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting yesterday. He needed...

Jonathan accuses Buhari’s govt of harassing his family

  Former President Goodluck Jonathan believes that his family is being hounded by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. He said he lost the 2015 election because...

How Jega’s action impacted 2015 election, by Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the action of former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, must have influenced the...

Court dismisses Obanikoro’s N100m suit against EFCC

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday struck out the N100m fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by a former Minister of State for...

Breaking: Senator Isiaka Adeleke dies at 62

Senator Isiaka Adeleke A senator in the current 8th Assembly, and a three term senator representing Osun West senatorial district, Isiaka Adeleke has been confirmed...

Memo to Buhari: I have no apologies, says El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday said he was disappointed that a private memo he sent to President Muhammadu Buhari on the...

Ex-President Jonathan Indicted In Malabu Oil Scam Probe

  Former President Goodluck Jonathan probably received as much as $200 million to approve the controversial $1.3 billion sale of OPL 245 oil field, Italian...

They try to assasinate Wike 5 times in eleven months– Commissioner

Governor Wike Nyesom's was under threat of assasination 5 times in just 11 months, state commissioner for information, Dr. Austin Tam-George said. The commissioner  attributed...

Saraki, Ben Bruse, Melaye, Akpabio, others makes list of Sahara Reporters’ suspected ‘Thieves and Rogues’ in Senate

The current National Assembly is filled with long list of those having skeleton in cupboards and facing one financial crime charges such as embezzlement,...

Protesters at N/Assembly, say ‘Saraki is a curse’

Protesters in their hundreds have blocked the entrance to the National Assembly in Abuja. The Protesters were said to be seeking the immediate recall...

My ambition is to set Osun free from bondage, bad governance, Omisore replies APC

Former Deputy Governor of Osun State and the governorship candidate of the party in the 2014 governorship election, Dr Iyiola Omisore, has maintained that...

PDP senators ’didn’t accuse Tinubu, EFCC of conspiracy’

The Senate Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday denied reports that it accused All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu...

Ali’s uniform controversy a distraction —Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, took a look at the ongoing controversy between the Senate and the Comptroller-General of...

Senate flexes muscles with Presidency over SGF, Magu

‘No confirmation of RECs without Lawal’s, Ag. EFCC chair’s sack’ SENATORS bared their fangs against the Presidency yesterday. They suspended the screening and confirmation of...

Kogi Assembly crisis deepens as House suspends member

The crisis rocking Kogi State House of Assembly became messier, yesterday, as the House suspended one of its members, Friday Sani, for six months...

Paris Club refund: We’ve done nothing illegal —Govs

Again, the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, said, yesterday, that there was no illegality in the disbursement of the Paris Club loan refund. The refund was...

Senate probe Malaye over certificate as ABU speaks today

The Senate, on Tuesday, decided to investigate the allegation that an armoured Range Rover car said to worth N298m and seized by the Nigeria...

Senate to investigate Dino Melaye’s certificate scandal

Nigerian Senate will investigate Senator Dino Melaye's Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria certificate scandal. Former Senate leader, Ali Ndume raisesd a point of order on Tuesday...

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Osinbajo makes clarification on 2023 presidency ambition

Nigeria’s vice-president, Yemi Osinbajo, has no intention of contesting to be president in 2023, according to his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,...

“I am a virgin and I await Ned Nwoko to come and take me as 6th wife” – Lady says

A Nigerian lady identified as BabyFire has taken to twitter to express her desire to become Ned Nwoko‘s sixth wife, claiming that she is...

US denies Hushpuppi bail despite his lawyer’s claim that he runs legit business

Suspected Nigerian fraudster, Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi has been denied bail in the United States despite efforts by his lawyer, Gal Pissetzky to make...

“They honestly don’t make them like you anymore” – Ebuka’s wife celebrates him on his birthday

Media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu is a year older today, July 24th, and his wife, Cynthia has taken to Instagram to celebrate him. Cynthis shared an...

EFCC presents witnesses against Mompha’s alleged accomplices

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has presented witnesses against Mompha’s alleged accomplices, Kayode Phillips and Hamza Koudeih. They were arraigned on November 28,...