Why northern leaders fear restructuring – Ekweremadu
Mr Ekweremadu explains how the north can be persuaded to support restructuring.
Why 36 Governors will work for Buhari`s re-election – NGF Chairman
The NGF chair says governors across the federation will rather vote for Mr Buhari even if they belong to opposition political parties
Major shake up in Nigeria Air Force, 72 senior officers redeployed
The newly posted and redeployed senior officers are expected to take over their new offices not later than January 25.
INEC will deliver credible elections, Buhari assures EU election observers
The observers promise to be neutral in their mission.
Reps reject committee report on Atiku’s firm, Intels
The House had in 2017 set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate and ascertain if due process was followed in the termination of contract between NPA and Intels.
Council of State endorses INEC preparations for General Elections
The council also observed a minute silence for late president Shehu Shagari.
DPR generates N1.3trn as revenue, $200m from ‘legacy indebtedness’ in 2018
An official explains how DPR is working ‘assiduously’ to shore up government revenue.
SDP youth wing gives party 24 hours to present Jerry Gana as presidential candidate
The party leadership is split over court declaration of Jerry Gana as the candidate
Obasanjo an election “rigger without peer” – Tinubu
Mr Tinubu says Mr Obasanjo lacks the moral compass to criticise Mr Buhari.
National Council of State pegs minimum wage at N27,000
The council’s meeting was presided by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.
2019: EU’s election analysts, observers arrive Nigeria
The team will observe elections in the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria
Row as Italy accuses France of exploiting Africa and fueling migration
Italy’s deputy PM wants the EU to impose sanctions on France.
CJN Onnoghen absent again as tribunal resumes alleged assets fraud trial
The top jurist issued a fresh summon to appear for trial today.
Police refuse to release Dino Melaye despite meeting bail conditions
The opposition lawmaker was arrested on January 4.
World Economic Forum starts amid economic, political worries
Brazil’s new far-right President, Jair Bolsonaro, will hold the first keynote speech.
UPDATED: One dead, many injured as platform collapses at Buhari’s Borno campaign
Witnesses say at least 50 people were injured.
ASUU strike continues as lecturers meeting with FG ends without agreement
At least six other meetings have been held between ASUU and the FG.
Obasanjo’s attack on TraderMoni reflects either his ignorance or mischief — Presidency
Vice Presidency Osinbajo reacts to the former president’s attack.
ASUU Strike: Resolve all issues today, Buhari orders Ngige
The president pleaded for “a little sacrifice from all sides.”
Stop Onnoghen’s trial now, follow due process, NBA tells Buhari
Mr Onnoghen is facing trial on six counts of alleged false asset declaration.
ASUU Strike: Another govt meeting with lecturers commences
Prior to Monday’s meeting, at least six others have been held between both parties.