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APC NEC Dissolves National Working Committee

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been dissolved. This formed part of decisions taken on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at the meeting of the APC National Executive Council held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Channels TV reports that the Party took the decision to […]

Ghana President Apologises Over Demolition Of Nigerian Mission

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has called President Muhammadu Buhari Over the demolition of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra. In a telephone conversation on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, President Akufo-Addo expressed his sincere apology over the unfortunate incident that has sparked reactions from the Nigerian Government. The Senior Special Assistant to the President, Mr […]

Gov. Makinde Swears In Justice Aderemi As President, Customary Court

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has charged people in positions of authority to always act with humility and a sense of tomorrow. The Governor, who gave the charge on Thursday, June 4, 2020, while swearing-in Honourable Justice Aderonke Aderemi as the President of the Customary Court of Appeal, Oyo State, noted that whatever position anyone […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 338 New Cases, Total Infections Now 5,959

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed that the Country has recorded 338 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. In a tweet on its official handle late Sunday, May 17, 2020, the NCDC said Lagos State had recorded 177 new cases, while Kano State has 64 cases. Other regions with new cases include […]

Tenure Of NDDC Interim Management Committee Extended

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the tenure of the Professor Keme Pondei-led Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from May 1 to December 31, 2020. According to a communique by the President’s Special Aide, Mr Femi Adesina, the extension is to cover the period of the forensic audit of the NDDC, […]

COVID- 19 Pandemic: President Buhari Addresses Nigerians On Cumulative Lockdown

President Muhammadu Buhari hss addressed Nigerians on the cumulative lockdown order on FCT Lagos and Ogun States on COVID- 19 Pandemic. The President made the address on Monday, April 27, 2020 at the State House, Abuja. Read full statement below: Fellow Nigerians I will start by commending you all for the resilience and patriotism that […]

ECOWAS Leaders Call For Cancellation Of Debts Owed By African

The Presidents of ECOWAS Countries are calling for the cancellation of all debts owed by African Countries. They made the call on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at the opening session of the ECOWAS Extraordinary Summit where the Leaders made their various contributions via a video conference call. The teleconference, which had President Muhammadu Buhari in […]

“Coronavirus Drawing People Closer To God” -Revd Dr Ayokunle

As the world agonise and feel the pains of the ravaging Coronavirus, a Christian Cleric has described the pandemic as a blessing in disguise. The President, Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN), and National President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention, Revd Dr Olasupo Ayokunle, pointed out that the outbreak of COVID-19 is drawing people closer to […]

Buhari Appoints Yemi-Esan As HoS; Retires Oyo-Ita

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the retirement of Mrs Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita from the Federal Civil Service with effect from Thursday, 27th February 2020. This is according to a communique by the Permanent Secretary (General Services Office), Mr Olusegun A. Adekunle (Esq), who wrote on behalf of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. […]

UK Says Nigerian High Commission Owes ₦3.3 Billion Traffic Fee

The United Kingdom says the Nigerian  High Commission in  London owes £7.1m (₦3.3bn) in congestion charges and parking tickets. Giving the breakdown on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, the UK Foreign Office said Nigeria was owing  £7,063,965  in congestion fees and £47,165  in parking tickets. The figure amounts to more than two times the entire 2020 […]