2019: Obasanjo not to be taken seriously anymore – Presidency
The president’s aide said “the slightest wind can make Mr Obasanjo change his mind again.”
Kwara Boat Mishap: Senate calls for construction of Lafiagi-Niger road
The lawmakers mandated the National Inland Waterways Agency (NIWA) to enforce the use of life jackets by passengers
Electoral Act: APC Reps will stop override of Buhari’s veto – Gbajabiamila
The House Leader said the APC members would not be part of any move to override the president
Jonathan mischaracterised Obama in new book – U.S. govt
Mr Jonathan had accused former US president, Barack Obama, of displaying an unusual level of bias ahead of Nigeria’s presidential election in 2015.
The Convergence (Day 3): 400 young candidates gather in Abuja (LIVE UPDATES)
Today is the final day of the three-day event which commenced Monday.
FULL TEXT: Details of 2019 election peace accord presidential candidates signed
There are 91 registered political parties in the country, but it was not clear how many parties signed the accord.
INTERVIEW: Abdulsalami Abubakar speaks on Atiku, Ezekwesili, others’ absence at peace accord signing
The committee chairman says there is still room for those absent to sign the accord.
Dasuki challenges Nigerian govt’s right to continue prosecution despite disobeying court order
The accused wants the government to obey a court order for his release.
Police Recruitment: Over 104,000 apply for 10,000 slots in 12 days
Niger State has the highest number of applications of 7,985 while Bayelsa has the lowest with 347.
UPDATED: 2019: Why I did not attend signing of peace accord — Atiku
President Muhammadu Buhari and other presidential candidates were present at the signing of the crucial pact on Tuesday.
2019: Atiku absent as presidential candidates sign peace accord in Abuja
President Buhari was amongst those who have arrived to endorse the pact which was drafted by the National Peace Committee.
Reps committee threatens to block aviation agencies’ 2019 budgets
Lawmakers angry heads of the agencies did not appear before the committee to defend the budgets
Nigeria ‘deeply grateful’ to Switzerland over return of stolen funds – Buhari
The president also praised the European country for its support for internally displaced persons in the North-east
ASUP set to commence strike Wednesday despite government’s invitation
The union laments failure of the federal government to implement the 2009 and 2017 agreements.
Alleged Diezani Loot: EFCC set to arraign Fidelity Bank MD, ex-First Bank director over $153.3 million
An executive director at First Bank, Dauda Lawal, will also be arraigned.
Uproar in Senate as lawmakers disagree over EFCC nominees
South East senators allege marginalisation of their geopolitical zone in appointments to the commission.
#TheConvergence: You don’t need money to win elections, PDP lawmaker tells young candidates
He said the young candidates need people, resolve and connections to win the elections.
Nigeria, an investment destination of choice – Osinbajo
The vice president spoke with a group of German investors in Berlin.
UPDATED: ASUU strike continues as lecturers meeting with govt ends
ASUU has been on strike since November 4.
2019: Ogun PDP crisis worsens as two governorship candidates launch separate campaigns
Ladi Adebutu and Buruji Kashamu are recognised by the national leadership of the PDP and INEC respectively.