Suspended PDP deputy national chairman joins APC, meets Buhari
The defection was announced by a presidential spokesperson.
UPDATED: Finally, Nigerian govt sets date for minimum wage bill
The NLC has agreed to the date but warned it would not tolerate a breach.
Nigeria lost $2.8 billion to ‘oil-related crimes’ in 2018 – UN
The report says there was an increase in drug trafficking throughout West Africa and the Sahel.
Despite public outcry, Daily Trust editor remains in detention after army raid
Daily Trust’s Uthman Abubakar has reportedly been handed over to the SSS for further interrogation.
FIRS generates N5.3 trillion in 2018, highest in Nigeria’s history – Official
“FIRS’ generation of N5.3 trillion is significant as it was at a period when oil prices averaged $70 per barrel.”
In new recording, Amaechi depicts Lagos as ‘glorified village’
Mr Amaechi has been in the eye of a storm in the last 48 hours following other controversial comments.
Amina Zakari’s family explains INEC commissioner’s relationship with Buhari
The PDP and other opposition figures had accused President Muhammadu Buhari of plotting to use Amina Zakari to rig the forthcoming elections.
Defiant Amaechi speaks after secret tape release, attacks PDP
The minister claims Mr Buhari’s next four years will be different from the 16 years of the PDP.
Court nullifies all APC primaries in Rivers, stops party from 2019 elections
Two factions of the party had conducted parallel primaries, which produced two candidates.
Armed soldiers raid Nigerian newspaper offices, arrest journalists
Daily Trust said military authorities were unhappy with its coverage of the recent losses to Boko Haram.
With govts failing, Nigerian youth take over fight against ‘menstrual period poverty’
Advocates want women sanitary pads to be given out free like condoms.
Under Buhari, Nigerians are hungry, poverty is growing — Amaechi says in secret tape
In an earlier recording, Mr Amaechi appeared to be describing Mr Buhari as a leader that does not listen and care.
Atiku campaign releases secret tapes quoting Minister Amaechi as abusing Buhari
The PDP candidate says the tapes have further exposed Mr Buhari as lacking capacity to govern Nigeria.
EXPLAINER: Is Amina Zakari, 2019 presidential election collation centre head, Buhari’s niece?
Is the woman tasked with manning the presidential poll collation centre related to Candidate Buhari? PREMIUM TIMES finds an answer.
INTERVIEW: My fear about INEC, 2019 presidential election — Moghalu
Mr Moghalu provides a detailed outlay of how he can tackle poverty and Boko Haram as president.
2019: Kwara braces for landmark general elections as Saraki fights for political life
The Senate President has since 2003 had the state in his grip but there are indications the next polls may be different.
FACT-CHECK: Did convicted Joshua Dariye make donations to Buhari’s campaign?
A verified Twitter account shared a message of the alleged donation by Mr Dariye.