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Lawmaker questions removal of Northern Senators Forum chairman

The pro-Buhari lawmaker was removed for alleged “mismanagement”.

Labour Party Rep defects to APC

The defection is the first from a minority party other than PDP.

Jonathan, IBB, absent at Council of State meeting

An unusual face at the meeting is Gov. Fayose, who is attending a meeting chaired by Mr. Buhari for the first time.

Buhari to meet former Nigerian leaders

Thursday’s meeting is the third to be hosted by Mr. Buhari since his assumption of office in 2015.

2019: Why I was removed as Northern Senators’ Forum chairman – Pro-Buhari Senator

Abdullahi Adamu criticised his colleagues on the 2019 election sequence.

police bribe

Perception of corruption worsens in Nigeria – Transparency International Report

In West Africa, Nigeria is the second worst performer out of 17 countries.

Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja

How we spent N65 million on website – Nigerian govt

An exclusive story by PREMIUM TIMES revealed the expenditure by the office of the SGF.

Amnesty International accuses Nigerian security forces of widespread abuses

The report lists a number of atrocities committed against Nigerians.

Nigerian govt saves N4.5 trillion from court claims – AGF

“The ministry presented a scorecard from 2015-2017.”

Dasukigate: EFCC grills Nigeria’s former Army Chief Ihejirika

Mr. Ihejirika, 62, led the Nigerian Army from September 2010 to January 2014.

FEC approves $6.7 billion for Ibadan-Kaduna rail project

The FEC also approves reconstruction of Bill Clinton Drive, Abuja.


School attack: Buhari sends three ministers to Yobe

The president has also directed military and security agencies to take immediate charge and control of the school.

Nigerian Army

Yobe school attack: 30 girls yet to be accounted for – Police

“As I am talking to you, I have no evidence to say that they were abducted or they were not abducted.”

Don’t blame federal govt for poor state of primary health care facilities – Minister

The Senate on Tuesday asked the Federal Government to put primary health care centres across the country in good shape.

APC Chieftain Bola Tinubu meets Buhari

My husband was treated poorly after helping APC win 2015 elections — Remi Tinubu

The senator says her husband was ‘trashed’ after the APC assumed power in 2015.

Stop tagging ethnic groups as criminals, Sultan pleads with Nigerians

“Herdsmen crisis is simply economic survival which needs to be tackled and resolved,” he says.

Oby Ezekwesili

Yobe schoolgirls’ incident: Ezekwesili condemns Nigerian government’s ‘silence’

“God forbids that the presidency, President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerian army continued to keep the public in suspense any further.”

2019: Senator who criticised his colleagues because of Buhari apologises

A group of 10 senators had criticised the re-ordering of election timetable.

Monkey carted away N70 million in senators’ farm house – Shehu Sani

“There are some things some of my colleagues will not say but I’m not used to holding back.”

Foremost Christian evangelist Billy Graham is dead

He was 99.

Nigerian Senate Chambers

Pro-Buhari senator removed as chairman Northern Senators Forum

The senator last week led a protest against his colleagues’ decision.

Ajaokuta Steel plant

INTERVIEW: Nigeria must complete Ajaokuta, even if it means borrowing to do so – Dogara

“Even if it means borrowing to complete this project, it would serve as a national pride, not only for Nigerians.”


Court freezes accounts of Navy Admiral who received billions controversially

The money was transferred from the account of the Nigerian Navy.

Dana Air

Analysis: Dana Air’s many troubles and aviation regulation in Nigeria

Two weeks before Tuesday’s accident, another one happened.

Udom Emmanuel

Akwa Ibom, Rivers receive highest as FAAC disbursement increased 25% in 2017

Mr. Orji said FAAC disbursed a total sum of N6.418 trillion in 2017.