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Senate Puts Off Amendment Of Code of Conduct Law

The Senate, Wednesday, suspended the ongoing amendment of the Code of Conduct Act earlier referred to its committees on...


I Will Not Resign Senate Presidency, Saraki Declares

Senate President Bukola Saraki on Friday said he would not yield to growing calls from Nigerians that he should...



FEC Permits Lagos State For $200 million World Bank Loan

The Federal Executive Council, today approved an additional $200m loan from the International Development Association, an arm of the...


Kachikwu And Others Have Called For Emergency OPEC Meeting

Reuters reports that the Minister of State for petroleum resources Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, announced on Tuesday while addressing...


I collected N53m From Anenih – Yakasai

Following the letter written to the EFCC by the former Chairman of PDP Board Of Trustees, Tony Anenih, explaining...


Gov. Wada Sets Up Transition Committee For Handing Over

Governor Idris Wada of Kogi State  has constituted a Transition and Steering Committees  in Lokoja, capital of the state to...


Appeal Court Upholds Akpabio’s Election

An Appeal Court on Friday, upheld the election of Minority Leader of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio. This conflicts with...


NSA’s Payments Were Compensation For Boko Haram Attack – Nduka Obaigbena

Nduka Obaigbena, Editor-in-chief and chairman of THISDAY, says the N550 million payments he received from Sambo Dasuki, former national...


Meet 9 Of The African Youngest Presidents

9) John Dramani Mahama, Ghana (Age: 57) – John Dramani Mahama born 29 November 1958 has been the president...


[Election Hang-Over] Kogi Speaker Impeached To Ensure Power Balance In The State

The Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Momoh Jimoh has been impeached. The impeachment of...


Reps Members Accuse PPMC Of Sharp Practices

The House of Representatives has accused the Pipelines and Products Marketing Company (PPMC) authorities of engaging in actions that subvert...


6 Things You Need To Know About Africa’s Newest Finance Minister David Van Rooyen

The new finance minister is an academic Van Rooyen holds a number of qualifications, his most significant being an...


[DASUKIGATE] Jonathan’s Govt Spent Billions On Arms, But Abused Trust – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that former administration of Goodluck Jonathan spent billions of naira and millions of dollars...


Reps Pass Motion To Stop Operations In All Refineries

The House of Representatives has passed a motion urging the executive to stop the operations of all refineries in...


FG Should Encourage Foreign Direct Investment – Gov. Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has urged the Federal Government to encourage Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), saying it...


Oshiomhole Retires Head of Service, Permanent Secretary

Governor Adams Oshiomhole has directed the Edo State Head of Service, Mr Jerry Obazele, to proceed on retirement. The...


Review Nigeria’s Foreign Policy, Senate Tells Buhari

The Senate has asked the Buhari Government to review the objectives of Nigeria’s foreign policy with a view to ensuring...


Buhari Upholds Democratic Tenets, Says His Government Is Committed To Free Speech

The presidency has released a statement reaffirming the Buhari’s administration to the protection of free speech in keeping with democratic...


Bayelsa Guber Result:Here’s Why INEC Declared Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the Bayelsa State governorship election as inconclusive. The electoral body also...