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Daily Archives: June 30, 2019

N32.83bn welcome package

Lawan, Gbajabiamila, Omo-agege, Others To Receive N32.83bn Welcome Package

President of the Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan; his deputy, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila; Deputy Speaker, Mr Ahmed Idris, and 465 other lawmakers are set to receive at least N32.83bn welcome package, investigation [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
SERAP

SERAP Urges Orji Kalu, Goje, Okorocha, Others To ‘stop Collecting Pensions’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged all former governors now in the ninth Senate to “publicly commit to stop collecting pensions from their states while they serve as senators, return ‘pensions’ already collected to the public treasury, and [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
Anthony Iwenjiora Burial

Anthony Iwenjiora Burial: GEJ, Patience, Obi, Ihedioha Visit Obi Of Onitsha

Anthony Iwenjiora Burial: Imo Governor, Ihedioha visits Obi of Onitsha The Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, CON, on courtesy visit to the Obi of Onitsha, His Royal Majesty, Igwe Nnaemeka Alfred Ugochukwu Achebe, at his Royal [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
MVAA

MVAA: Lagos State Govt Calls For Collection Of Unclaimed Drivers’ Licence

The Lagos State Motor Vehicle Administration Agency (MVAA) has called on members of the public who had applied for drivers’ licences but are yet to collect same to visit stations where they applied and processed their documents for collection. A [...]

June 30, 2019 Transportation
Charles Idahosa

We were in Edo when Oshiomhole passed budget with nine lawmakers – Idahosa

A chieftain of All Progressives Party, APC, Charles Idahosa, in this interview, accuses the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole of masterminding the crisis in Edo State chapter of APC. With what happened in the House of Assembly, [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
Arraign Bukola Saraki

EFCC To Arraign Bukola Saraki For Diverting N12 Billion From Treasury Kwara State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has begun the process to arraign Bukola Saraki, immediate past President of the Nigerian Senate for allegedly diverting money from the treasury of the Kwara State. The EFCC is alleging that Saraki illegally [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
ECOWAS Adopts ECO As Name Of Single Currency

ECOWAS Adopts ECO As Name Of Single Currency

Abuja – The Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday adopted ECO as the name of the single currency to be issued in January 2020. The leaders at their 55th Ordinary Session in Abuja endorsed the name [...]

June 30, 2019 Economy
Mr. Nsima Ekere

Election Tribunal: Nsima, APC Apprehensive Over Failed Electronic Gadgets

The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the just concluded general elections Mr. Nsima Ekere and his party caucus, are apprehensive following their inability to produce Audio/Video evidence from the multimillion naira surveillance gadgets they used during [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
Niger President Replaces Buhari As ECOWAS Chairman

Niger President Replaces Buhari As ECOWAS Chairman

Niger President Replaces Buhari As ECOWAS Chairman Mahamadou was elected at the 55th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS leaders on Saturday in Abuja, taking over from the outgone President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria. A communiqué read by Mr. Mustapha Suleiman, [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku

Atiku, PDP Urge Supreme Court To Grant Them Access To INEC Server

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections, Atiku Abubakar and his party have approached the Supreme Court to grant them access to a supposed server purportedly used to transmit election results by the Independent [...]

June 30, 2019 Government and politics