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Adams Oshiomhole

Oshiomole in closed-door meeting with APC senators

He made a similar visit to the House of Representatives last week.

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar III [Photo Credit: Daily Trust]

Sultan berates religious leaders, journalists over controversial comments, actions

“Terrorism has no connection to religion or ethnicity,” he said.

Victor Uwajeh, Special Investigator, Presidential Panel for Recovery of Public Properties. [Photo credit: The Nation]

Buhari administration sacked me for refusing to go after opposition politicians only — Special Investigator

Victor Uwajeh mentions some politicians he was allegedly asked to target by a presidential anti-graft panel.

File photo of President Muhammadu Buhari and Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

Buhari to Obasanjo: You have questions to answer over $16bn power projects

“Where was the power after a former president claimed to have spent $16 billion on the project?”

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and Ali Ndume at the investigative hearing

Mace Theft: I won’t answer your questions, Omo-Agege tells investigative panel

Omo-Agege is accused of leading thugs to the Senate chamber to steal its mace.

Gunmen used to illustrate the story.

Gunmen abduct commissioner’s wife, six children

The commissioner says the kidnappers have not made ransom demand.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki and President Muhammadu Buhari. [Photo credit: Nigeria Today]

Saraki vs IGP Idris: Senators in closed-door meeting with Buhari

The nine-member Senate committee is led by Bukola Saraki.

Mace Theft: Omo-Agege, Ndume appear before investigative panel

The senators are expected to answer questions on their roles in the invasion of the Senate chamber last month.

EFCC operatives

Shagari, four others docked for alleged N500 million fraud

The accused allegedly received the money from ex-minister Diezani Alison-Madueke.

Dame Patience Jonathan

$15 million Ownership: Patience Jonathan’s suit against EFCC stalled

The former first lady is claiming ownership of the money.

Port Harcourt Refinery

No Nigerian refinery worked up to 50% capacity in 2017 – NNPC

The NNPC says there are plans to get the refineries utilising up to 90 per cent of their capacities by 2019.

Why Nigeria must borrow to fund budget, capital projects – Official

“The National Assembly passed the budget last week and we know it was higher than what the executive presented.”

Bukola Saraki

Senator tackles Saraki for ‘dictatorship, lack of integrity in Senate’

“We have Senators’ President now, instead of Senate President. I speak the truth a lot even if I’m alone, and I stand by it,” says Mr Ndume.

nigerian soldier

Soldiers kill 35 armed persons in Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa, Zamfara – DHQ

One soldier was killed during the attacks.

National Mourning: Group dares police, to hold rally at Abuja unity fountain

The Abuja police commissioner had placed an indefinite ban on protests at Unity Fountain.

Okoi Ofem Obla

Court orders arrest of Buhari’s probe panel investigator

Mr Uwajeh was accused of defrauding Nigerians.

Picture of Baraje led nPDP and APC deputy chairman north

APC says new PDP grievances ‘genuine’

The Kawu Baraje-led nPDP says its complaints were being addressed by the party.

Lai Mohammed

15 Nigerian offices failed to remit N8.1 trillion under Jonathan — Minister

Mr Mohammed says the amount is the equivalent of a year’s budget.

Church symbol used to illustrate the story.

Killings: Catholic Church to protest in Abuja

The protest will hold on Tuesday.

John Nwodo

Ohanaeze Ndigbo seeks 6-year single term for president, governors

The pan-Igbo group also demanded one additional state in the South East geo-political zone

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar

Reports claiming Atiku visited Jang in prison ‘fictitious’ — Prisons Service

The presidential aspirant purportedly went to Jos Prison to see the former Plateau governor accused of N6.3 billion fraud.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjovisits Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti.

UPDATED: 2019: Obasanjo in closed-door meeting with Afenifere

The former president visits Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti.

Abdulmumin Jibrin confronting speaker Yakubu Dogara on 2018 budget. [Photo credit: Reps official Facebook account]

Abdulmumin Jibrin hints at ‘fresh budget padding’

Mr Jibrin was suspended by his colleagues in September 2016 for 180 legislative days over similar allegations.


37,062 candidates shortlisted in new police recruitment

Only 6,000 Nigerians will eventually be selected for a career at the foremost security agency.

1) Kunle Ogunleye aka Arrow 35yrs native of Kwara State who was arrested yesterday in Oro town in Kwara State.

Police arrest ‘most-wanted’ Offa robbery suspects

At least 17 people were killed in the April 5 attack on banks in the Kwara community.