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 […]

Buhari Attends Passing Out Parade Of New EFCC Detectives In

President Muhammadu Buhari is at the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna State for the Passing Out Parade ceremony of the Detective Inspector Course of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The passing out parade highlights months of intensive Military Training and grooming of the Cadets, in preparation for a challenging and exciting career […]

Buhari Attends Induction Of Nigerian Air Force New Combat Helicopters

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, attended the induction of three attack helicopters, two Agusta 109P helicopter and one Mi-171E helicopter, saying the Federal Government would do all it can to tackle insecurity. The President noted in his address that the Government would not fail the trust Nigerians reposed in him, adding that the diversification of […]

‘Pastor Andimi’s Faith Should Inspire All Nigerians’ -Buhari Writes

President Muhammadu Buhari has eulogized the CAN President executed by Boko Haram, and criticizes terrorist efforts to divide Christians and Muslims in Africa’s most populous State. Nigerians everywhere have been mourning the death of Pastor Lawan Andimi, taken by Boko Haram for his refusal to denounce his Christian faith. President Buhari writes: I did not […]

Kenya Ex-President Is Dead

A former President, who ruled Kenya with an iron fist for two decades as the East African country’s second President, Mr Daniel Arap Moi is dead. The death of Mr Moi, who died at the age of 95 was announced by the office of the current President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. President […]

Senate Plans Public Hearing On Buhari’s $29 Billion Loan Request

The Senate has said it will seek the opinion of stakeholders on the foreign loan borrowing plans of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). The 8th National Assembly had rejected the President’s proposed borrowing of $29.96 billion because the proposal was not accompanied by expenditure details and President Buhari presented the request again to […]

National Assembly Resumes Plenary After Recess

The National Assembly complex in Abuja witnessed the presence of members of the Senate and House of Representatives following their resumption from recess. The lawmakers arrived in scanty numbers on Tuesday at their respective legislative chambers after the break which lasted almost six weeks. At the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly, President of the […]

NLC Urges FG To Re-Visit Electricity Privatization Agreement

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the Federal Government to re-visit the electricity privatization agreement and allow States, individuals and corporate organizations to generate and distribute electricity independent of the national grid. The President of the NLC, Mr Ayuba Wabba, made the request in an exclusive interview with Channels Television, where he spoke on […]