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Daily Archives: April 6, 2020

Why Nigerians will re-elect Buhari – Jibrin

The lawmaker representing Bebeji/Kiru constituency in the House of Representatives, Dr Abdulmumin Jibrin, has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari will be re-elected in 2019. Jibrin, who was a guest on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019, was confident that the defection of [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

NASS siege: Buhari must be impeached – Omokri tells Senators

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has charged Senators to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari.   Omokri said the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo’s sack of the acting Director General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Lawal Daura should not stop [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

NASS invasion an impeachable offence – Ohanaeze

The Igbo apex socio-political organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, described the invasion of the National Assembly by security operatives as an impeachable offence in the constitution of the country. Ohanaeze made its position known in a statement issued in Abakaliki by [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

ASUU threatens to embark on fresh strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) rose from its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in Calabar yesterday and said it could no longer guarantee that its members would continue to work if Wole Babalakin, negotiating on the part of [...]

August 8, 2018 Education

Oshiomhole now a gangster, nuisance in Nigeria – Ihedioha

Former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha has also condemned yesterday’s invasion of the National Assembly complex by a team of DSS operatives. Ihedioha, who said the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, was [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

Governor Emmanuel sacks commissioners who welcomed Akpabio

Two commissioners in Akwa Ibom who received a senator, Godswill Akpabio, at the airport in Uyo have been sacked by Governor Udom Emmanuel. The sacked commissioners are Victor Antai of Culture and Tourism, and Ibanga Akpabio of Labour, Productivity and [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

Reviewed NYSC allowance will come with new minimum wage, DG assures

NYSC allowance will come with new minimum wage: Director-general of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Zakari Kazaure, has reassured corps members of the upward review of their allowance, saying it would take effect with the new national minimum wage. [...]

August 8, 2018 Military

Oil sector fast losing attraction, says SPE

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has said Nigeria’s oil and gas sector is fast losing its relevance, given the realities of today’s marketplace.According to the body, an economy like Nigeria that depends largely on the sector was taking an uncalculated [...]

August 8, 2018 Oil & Gas

ADP urges more transparency in Lagos State revenue, debt profiles

Lagos State chapter of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) has urged the state government to be more transparent and accountable in reporting its revenues and debt profiles to its citizens. It said the state government should adopt ‘an open government’ [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics

Benue youths allege plot to assassinate Ortom

TIV Youth Organisation (TYO) has alleged of plot to assassinate Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State.Its President General, Comrade Timothy Hembaor, at a news conference yesterday in Makurdi maintained that the plan was being perfected by ‘Abuja Forces’ “as the [...]

August 8, 2018 Government and politics