Tribunal sacks Melaye, orders fresh elections

Tribunal sacks Melaye, orders fresh elections The National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Lokoja on Friday sacked Senator Dino Melaye as the Senator for Kogi West. In its …

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JUST IN: Why I shunned PFN panel on Busola Dakola, by Fatoyinbo

  Founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has explained he shunned the panel set up by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) to probe the rape …

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Oyo-Ita is not corrupt, says C/River Deputy Speaker

Winifred Oyo-Ita The Deputy Speaker of Cross River House of Assembly, Mr Joseph Bassey, has expressed confidence in the character and integrity of the Head of Service of the Federation, …

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Labour, FG meet again over minimum wage adjustment

President Muhammadu Buhari The Federal Government and the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council are scheduled to meet on Friday to try and finalise negotiations on the consequential adjustment on the …

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Internet fraud: FBI nabs more Nigerians in U.S.

FBI agents Scores of Nigerians have been arrested in U.S. by the Federal Bureau of Intelligence (FBI) in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and …

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NNPC fails to remit N77.92b, says NEITI

The Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) on Thursday accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of under-remitting N77.92billion to the Federation Account in 2017. The report which is pilot …

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Electricity: 55 % of Nigerians still in “darkness” – Clean Tech

Electricity transmission lines   Clean Tech Hub, a Non Governmental Organization which focuses on research, policy development and consumer awareness on climate resilience, says 55 per cent of Nigerians lacked …

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Buhari re-appoints Adesina, Shehu, others

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Mr Femi Adesina as his Special Adviser (SA) on Media and Publicity and Malam Garba Shehu as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) …

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EFCC investigation: No cause for alarm, says Ambode

  •Former Lagos State Governor Ambode Former Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has reacted to the investigation of his administration by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The …

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Nigerian doctor stabbed to death in Ukraine, Embassy kicks

A knife with blood   The Nigerian Embassy in Ukraine has petitioned the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Police Department in Kharkiv demanding full investigations into the circumstances …

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