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Sanwo-Olu flags off construction of 250 roads, power projects

Sanwo-Olu flags off construction of 250 roads, power projects

As part of the moves to extend his developmental agenda to the grassroots, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday flagged off the execution of 377 state-wide projects across all wards in the state,…

Troops kill 21, lose 3 soldiers in shootout with bandits in North-West

Troops kill 21, lose 3 soldiers in shootout with bandits in North-West

Yesterday was a Black Friday as reports reveal the series of killings recorded across the geo-political zones of the country. In Katsina State, the Nigerian Troops under Operation Sahel Sanity yesterday said it killed 21…

…we won’t rig elections, Akeredolu tells Wike

…we won’t rig elections, Akeredolu tells Wike

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has urged his Rivers State counterpart to exercise some restraints over what he described as spurious alleagations ahead of the October 10 governorship election noting that he won’t rig…

Reps ready for e-parliament, says Gbajabiamila

Reps ready for e-parliament, says Gbajabiamila

The House of Representatives is set for electronic conduct of its legislative activities on the floor of the chamber when it reconvene on Tuesday, Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila said yesterday. Gbajabiamila, who assured that the e-parliament…

Ondo guber: INEC, security agencies under pressure to scuttle people’s will –Wike

Ondo guber: INEC, security agencies under pressure to scuttle people’s will –Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday alleged that pressure was being mounted on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies to scuttle the will of Ondo people during the coming governorship election. Wike,…

NLC, TUC mobilise workers for Monday’s strike

NLC, TUC mobilise workers for Monday’s strike

• PENGASSAN, NUPENG, others gear up for action Despite two court orders obtained by the Federal Government to stop their proposed industrial action, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have…

I WASN’T ‘HAPPY’ CONGRATULATING OBASEKI –BUHARI

I WASN’T ‘HAPPY’ CONGRATULATING OBASEKI –BUHARI

Going back to APC will dent my integrity –Edo gov President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed he was not happy to congratulate Governor Godwin Obaseki over his recent governorship election victory in Edo State because he…

Ambassador: Why Nigerians have difficulties renewing passports in Germany

Ambassador: Why Nigerians have difficulties renewing passports in Germany

The Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Hon. Yusuf Maitama Tuggar, has revealed that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic was mainly responsible for the difficulties being experienced by Nigerians seeking to renew their passports or apply for the…

Budget: FG mulls re-introduction of cash management

Budget: FG mulls re-introduction of cash management

The Federal Government has concluded arrangement to re- introduce cash management function into fiscal budget management, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, has hinted . The adoption of cash management implies…

JUST IN: APC suspends Fayemi

JUST IN: APC suspends Fayemi

  The State Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has suspended Governor Kayode Fayemi. According to a statement released by the party on Friday, the governor was suspended due to…