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Identity: FG tracks 51.7m account holders through BVN

Identity: FG tracks 51.7m account holders through BVN

…as banks register 6m in 2021     The quest by the Federal Government to keep a tab on bank account holders in the country is yielding results as over 50 million individuals and businesses…

Clark: How Buhari, APC encouraged return of Boko Haram insurgency

Clark: How Buhari, APC encouraged return of Boko Haram insurgency

Leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Clark, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) of creating the environment for the resurgence of the  Boko Haram sect and…

Oyetola lauds Osun Speaker for his support, leadership qualities

Oyetola lauds Osun Speaker for his support, leadership qualities

Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has lauded the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Timothy Owoeye, for his genuine passion for the Oyetola administration and for generously giving back to his constituents in the…

NCDC: Nigeria records 1,547 COVID-19 infections

NCDC: Nigeria records 1,547 COVID-19 infections

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) stated that Nigeria has recorded 1,547 cases of COVID-19 infections as of December 26, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 237,561 since the outbreak of the…

Sri Lanka closes Nigeria, German embassies from January 2022

Sri Lanka closes Nigeria, German embassies from January 2022

…Foreign reserves plunge to $1.58 billion Foreign debts and high import bill have prompted Sri Lanka to close its High Commission in Nigeria and consulates in Germany and Cyprus, effective from January 2022. The country…

Insecurity in S’W: Akintoye unveils PAJAWIRI mobile app to track kidnap victims

Insecurity in S’W: Akintoye unveils PAJAWIRI mobile app to track kidnap victims

Poised to put an end to the incessant security breaches in Yoruba land, foremost historian and leader of the umbrella body of Yoruba self-determination groups, Ilana Omo Oodua, Prof Banji Akintoye, has unveiled an innovative…

Shippers in dilemma over trapped cargoes in China

Shippers in dilemma over trapped cargoes in China

…as 10,000 empty containers rot at ports More than 10,000 containers are currently decaying at the seaports as scarcity of the boxes hit China to transport Nigerian trapped cargoes to the seaport.According to the Shippers…

IPPIS: 1,173 Foreign Mission workers may forfeit January salaries

IPPIS: 1,173 Foreign Mission workers may forfeit January salaries

The Federal Government has said it may suspend the salaries of 1,173 of its workers by January 2022 over the failure to upgrade their records on the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS). In…

National Assembly members bombed Electoral Bill with direct primaries –Sagay

National Assembly members bombed Electoral Bill with direct primaries –Sagay

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, has thrown his weight behind the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to withhold his assent to the Electoral Act (amendment) Bill passed…

Why Buhari won’t sign Electoral Bill, by Malami

Why Buhari won’t sign Electoral Bill, by Malami

…states financial implications of President’s assent for political parties …says FG financing capital projects with recovered loot The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has said President Muhammadu Buhari decided…