INTERVIEW: ₦37 billion for NASS renovation wasteful, needless — Nigerian Lawmaker
The lawmaker also speaks on reducing the cost of governance and the appropriateness of constituency projects.
SSS arrests alleged mastermind of viral video of Buhari’s fake marriage to two ministers
One of the ministers reported the matter to the SSS after the fake video was circulated.
Concerns for Nigeria, regional security as Turkey approves troops for Libya
President Muhammadu Buhari has repeatedly blamed the situation in Libya for the flow of arms bandits and terrorists used in Nigeria.
Gunmen invade Kogi community, kill 19, burn houses
Tawari community is a few kilometres off Gegu town along the Lokoja-Abuja highway.
Many killed as troops engage Boko Haram in Adamawa
This latest attack is coming barely three days after a visit by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai to troops in the front line of the battle.
China, Russia urge restraints as killing of Iranian general divides U.S. Congress
Friday’s fatal airstrike against Qassem Soleimani has reignited concerns about Middle-East conflict and debates around U.S. presidential war powers.
U.S. airstrike kills top Iranian general, Iran vows revenge
President Donald Trump ordered a military operation that targeted the leader of Qasem Soleimani, a commander in Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps.
Residents flee to mountains as Boko Haram attacks Adamawa villages
The attack which commenced at about 6 p.m. lasted for many hours.
Alleged Corruption: Magu reacts to Fayose’s Salsa dancing video
Mr Fayose, a former governor of Ekiti State, is currently being prosecuted for a N2.2 billion fraud by the EFCC.
Saraki reacts to demolition of father’s ‘home’ by Kwara govt
“You have displayed a gesture of goodwill and passionate love. We assure you that justice shall prevail in a not too distant future,” Mr Saraki assures his supporters.
Ondo govt condemns mass movement of ‘foreigners’ in rural community
The men, who were conveyed to the community in trucks, reportedly disembarked in Ajowa-Akoko community on Sunday evening.
Malabu Scandal: Court approves detention of Adoke for another 14 days
The EFCC took custody of Mr Adoke on December 19, 2019, upon his arrival from Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Reduce lawmakers by two-thirds; we’re too many, unsustainable – Reps member
“Truth is that we can not afford what we currently operate but we are living in denial,” the lawmaker said.
How we quelled protest while demolishing Saraki’s house – Kwara Govt
“The reclamation exercise began in the early hours of Thursday to avoid any needless confrontation,” the Kwara government said.
Amid protests, Kwara govt demolishes Saraki’s home
According to eyewitness accounts, the building, popularly called Ile Arugbo, was demolished at about 4:00 a.m.
ANALYSIS: Nigeria LNG Train 7: Little step with giant global significance
With over $10 billion to be invested, officials say the project will boost foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country.
Nigerian tourism agency indicted for failing to remit unspent funds, illegal payments
The Auditor-General recommended sanction for the NTDC DG, Folorunsho Coker.
Power minister speaks on appointment of ex-level 12 official to head electrification agency
“The president is serious about power reforms and has said it several times,” the minister said.
Arsenal vs Manchester United (LIVE UPDATES): Arteta gunning for first win
Arsenal will be hoping to start the New Year and decade on a bright note.
EXCLUSIVE: Buhari appoints Level 12 officer, lacking ‘vast experience’, as head Rural Electrification Agency
The appointee was described as an expert with “vast knowledge and experience in power sector development.”
Saro-Wiwa: Britain resisted sanctions on Abacha regime for commercial reasons, documents show
Recently declassified documents have revealed that the British government resisted the imposition of sanctions on Nigeria after the execution of the “Ogoni 9” because its commercial interests would be affected.