2020 Budget: Buhari stops ministers, other government officials from foreign travels
The government directs all ministries, departments and agencies to liaise with the committees of the National Assembly for their schedules of budget defence.
Dino Melaye loses again, Appeal Court upholds sack from Senate
The judgment delivered Friday morning showed that Mr Adeyemi and his party, the APC, prevailed over Mr Melaye, INEC and the PDP.
Why Nigerian Army has not defeated Boko Haram – Theatre Commander
“I know this has been on the table for years. When this is done, Nigeria can forget about Boko Haram.”
INTERVIEW: The Legacies I Left For Nigeria — Ex-President Jonathan
Former President Jonathan speaks about his tenure, what he delivered for Nigeria and what the country needs to do to be a buoyant economy and enduring democracy.
#HealthDialogue: Osinbajo, Gombe Emir, other stakeholders to address Universal Health Coverage in Nigeria
The event is themed “Universal Health Coverage – The role of State and Non-State Actors in Healthcare funding and support.”
Former patient describes Abalaka as “liar, murderer” over claim of HIV cure
Mohammed Farouk says Mr Abalaka used 30 Nigerian soldiers as guinea-pigs, allegedly killing 29 of them.
Buhari vows to cut Nigeria’s huge cost of governance
The Chairman of PACAC, Itse Sagay, says Nigeria is lucky to have Mr Buhari as president.
Court strikes out ex-Boko Haram’s spokesperson’s N500m damages suit
Mr Konduga was convicted by a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Abuja and sentenced to three years imprisonment for criminal intimidation in 2011.
UPDATED: 2020 Budget: Buhari slashes allocation to social investment programmes by 94%
Mr Buhari had given N500bn to SIP in each of the previous budget cycles but has allocated N30bn in 2020
World Bank, IMF, others ‘publishing inaccurate data about Nigeria’ — Buhari
Mr Buhari addressed the country’s historically poor collection of records and statistics needed for national planning.
SPECIAL REPORT: Inside National Assembly’s two decades of lawmaking, scandals and looting
Members of our fourth republic National Assembly are occasionally public-spirited and at times lawless. They serve with a combination of commitment, self-centredness and atrocities
Buhari inaugurates, sets agenda for Economic Advisory Council
Mr Buhari urges members of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council to consider their work as the most important national assignment at this time.
Nigeria to spend a quarter of 2020 budget on debt payment
Debt servicing is featuring prominently in the N10.3 trillion budget announced by President Buhari on Tuesday.
Borno govt in fresh recruitment of traditional hunters to help fight Boko Haram
The government of the beleaguered state wants to recruit 10,000 men to join the fight against the insurgents
Police, military culpable in Taraba killing of officers — Panel
The Defence Headquarters releases findings of a probe panel, which blamed both the police and military for the August 6 killing of three police officers.
APC can be destroyed by its crisis, party’s governor warns
“The absence of coordination (between the executive and the legislature) has produced crisis of trust which if care is not taken can destroy our party and the political process.”
How I was sexually harassed in UNIBEN – ex-NDDC boss
Mrs Semenitari says prior to her Facebook comment she had never publicly spoken about her experience at the university.
#NES25: Girl-child education, panacea for unchecked population growth – Emir Sanusi
Mr Sanusi said the country’s huge population was clearly a liability that could be turned into an asset.
Buhari presents Nigeria’s 2020 budget to National Assembly (LIVE UPDATES)
Messrs Lawan and Gbajabiamila were, in June, elected Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively.
EXCLUSIVE: #SexForGrades: UNILAG’s letter suspending randy lecturer
The lecturer was exposed in a 13-minute video by BBC Africa where an undercover journalist disguised as a 17-year-old admission seeker.
Anyone who blocks my convoy should be shot – Nigerian governor
The governor says it does not matter even if such persons are shot dead.