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“No School Under My Watch Will Participate In Scheduled WAEC

The Minister of Education, Mr Adamu Adamu has announced that no Unity Schools will participate in the scheduled WAEC exams. Mr Adamu stated this after the Federal Executive Council meeting held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. He said none of the Schools under his Ministry will resume until Schools are considered safe. The Minister urged […]

86 Nigerians Arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

Eighty six Nigerians have arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, via Air Sudan. The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this in a tweet on Friday, July 3, 2020, but did not reveal where they returned from. According to the NIDCOM Boss, the returnees will go on […]

Coronavirus: FG Approves Evacuation Flight For Stranded Nigerians In US

The Federal Government is to evacuate another batch of stranded Nigerians from New York, the United States of America. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Consulate in New York via a statement issued on Friday, June 26, 2020. It noted that the Nigerian Government had approved a third evacuation flight from the Newark Liberty International […]

Appeal Court Affirms Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC National Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomole as a member and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ruling on the interlocutory appeal filed by Comrade Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the appellate Court upheld the decision of the Federal Capital Territory High Court delivered […]

FG Fines UK-Based Airline ₦1 Million For Violating Aviation Regulation

The Federal Government has fined a UK-based airline with the sum of ₦1 million by for violating COVID-19 commercial flights’ ban regulation. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says the fine was the maximum penalty provided for in the country’s civil aviation regulations. The Federal Government had banned international and local flights in the country […]

Reps Question Health Minister On Whereabouts, Activities Of Chinese Doctors

Lawmakers at the House of Representatives have questioned the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, demanding full details of the activities and whereabouts of the Chinese Doctors. The Lawmakers at their plenary on Tuesday, May 19, 3020, said they are not satisfied with the statement of the Minister that the Chinese Doctorate are not guests […]

Senator Accuses Military Of Abandoning Constituency In Sokoto

The Lawmaker representing Sokoto East Senatorial District, Senator Ibrahim Gobir, has accused the Military of abandoning the people of his constituency in the time of distress. He made the allegation during plenary on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at the Senate Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. In his contribution to a motion raised by […]

Buhari Asks Senate To Confirm New SEC DG, Three Commissioners

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm Mr Lamido Yuguda as the new Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The President’s request was contained in a letter read by the Senate President, Mr Ahmad Lawan, during plenary on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly in […]

Banditry: Senate Asks Buhari To Extend Military Operations To Sokoto,

The Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the ongoing Military operations against bandits to Sokoto, Niger, Kaduna, Kebbi and Zamfara States. The Lawmakers made the appeal on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, during plenary at the Senate Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Senator Aliyu Abdullahi who sponsored the motion recalled that the […]

COVID-19: WHO Meets African Traditional Medicine Experts For Cure

The World Health Organisation says it met with 70 traditional medicine experts in a bid to find a cure for the Coronavirus pandemic. WHO African Region while disclosing this via its Twitter handle on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, said an agreement was reached with the herbal medicine experts on clinical trials of their remedies. The […]