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Daily Archives: January 23, 2020

Senate Mace Saga: PDP calls for urgent inquest

Senate Mace Saga: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for urgent inquest into the security breach that characterized Wednesday’s invasion of the Senate and forceful removal of its mace. DAILY POST reports that thugs suspected to be loyal to [...]

April 21, 2018 General

Former Abia speaker, Martins Azubuike reacts to invasion of APC secretariat by thugs.

The Former Speaker of the Abia state House of Assembly, and a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress ,APC, Rt. Hon. Martins Azubuike, has condemned the alleged invasion of the Abia state Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, by [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Snatching of Nigerian senate mace blessing – Senator Ibrahim

Senator Abu Ibrahim from Katsina South Senatorial District, has said the mace snatching incident at the Senate was a blessing in disguise. He said the invasion of the Senate by thugs has provided an opportunity for lawmakers to reassess the [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Military has turned Nnamdi Kanu, parents into ghosts – Family

Family of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has expressed anger and worry over the conflicting reports concerning his whereabouts. The family, speaking through Prince Emmanuel Kanu, called on the military to tell them where their [...]

April 21, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

How Buhari government failed northern youths – Shettima [INTERVIEW]

Yerima Shettima is the National president of the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, and a major actor in the emergence of Muhammadu Buhari as the nation’s President in 2015. But Shettima who is now regretting his roles and those of [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Health Workers Strike: We are unmoved by FG’s ‘No Work no Pay’ threat – JOHESU

The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) have called a bluff of the federal government’s threat to invoke the ‘no work no pay rule’ rule should the unions persist in continuing with their strike. The strike has crippled health care delivery in parts [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

EXCLUSIVE: How Saraki’s National Assembly spent N6.6billion Adeosun largesse on exotic cars

Nigeria’s National Assembly has paid out a total N6.6billion for purchase of exotic cars for its members. Official documents obtained by this newspaper showed that the purchases were made by the three arms of the federal parliament—the Senate, the House [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Army launches four-month final onslaught on Boko Haram with Operation Last Hope

The Nigerian Army has said it would launch a final onslaught against Boko Haram terrorists around the Lake Chad region with a view to not only ending their activities, but also resettle Internally Displaced Peoples (IDPs) to their various communities. [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Amaechi defends linking of Nigerian railway with Niger Republic, N215.1b budget

Following outcry by Nigerians over the plan of the Federal Government to link Nigerian railway to Maradi in Niger Republic, the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi has explained that the railway construction to Maradi was to link Lagos seaport to [...]

April 21, 2018 Government and politics

Nigeria’s debt level under control, says Adeosun

In spite of the warning by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that debt levels in African economies were rising, Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, yesterday said Nigeria’s debt level was still sustainable and under control. According to the News [...]

April 21, 2018 Economy