Friday, 12th August 2022
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17 Mar
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) will conduct a minor tariff review every six months to reflect the economic situation, especially the disparity between naira and other major currencies, specifically the dollar.
17 Mar
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up a 37-member committee to determine suitable zoning formula for all elective offices, particularly the Presidency, Senate Presidency and House of Representatives Speakership.
17 Mar
The meeting was emotionally charged, yesterday. There was rapt attention, as over 70 members of All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the Senate gathered to hear the former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, appeal to them to give him their support.
Nigeria Senate
17 Mar
The Federal Government, yesterday, said it was yet to take an official position on the Senate’s rejection of President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for expunging Section 84 (12) from the Electoral Act 2022, but indicated willingness to exploit all legal options.
17 Mar
So many misconceptions around the extradition request by the United States for the embattled DCP Abba Kyari, but for a fact, the authorities are processing it, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has stated.
17 Mar
No fewer than 17 Yoruba self-determination activists have urged two federal high courts sitting in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State and Osogbo, Osun State, to stop the governorship elections slated to hold in the two states and the 2023 general elections.
17 Mar
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has issued warning letters to two judges of the state High Courts and placed one on its “watch list” over acts bordering on judicial misconduct.
17 Mar
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has carpeted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) latest trial and ‘political persecution’ of former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu.
17 Mar
A 12 -year-old girl (name withheld) was bathed with a mixture of hot water and oil by her auntie, one Christiana Nfon Ipkebe, over missing N500 in Cross River State.
17 Mar
Some residents of Awka, the Anambra State capital, yesterday, expressed concern at the restriction of members of the public from attending today’s inauguration of Governor-elect, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo.
17 Mar
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reiterated its resolve to protect interest of members in federal and state tertiary institutions for better conditions of service and access to education.
17 Mar
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, Assistant Director -General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, and other stakeholders...


A suspect in a deadly 2015 Islamic State group attack on a Saudi mosque blew himself up while being arrested by security forces in Jeddah this week, Saudi officials said on Friday.
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The Game’s new album “Drillmatic: Heart vs. Mind” includes a 10-minute diss track, “The Black Slim Shady,” targeted at fellow rapper Eminem.  Throughout the song, The Game takes many shots at Eminem, referencing his biggest songs, matching his flow, and parodying his pop cultural references.  At the begging of the track, a short skit shows…
13 mins ago
Erik ten Hag expects Marcus Rashford to remain at Manchester United despite rumours this week that Paris St Germain has made contact with the forward's representatives.
38 mins ago
Houston rapper, Megan Thee Stallion has officially released her second album "Traumazine." A followup to her first album "Good News," "Traumazine" includes features with Key Glock, Rico Nasty, Latto, Pooh Shiesty, and Jhené Aiko, Dua Lipa and Future. The 18-track album follows Megan's ongoing legal battle with her record label 1501 Certified Entertainment, which she…
1 hour ago
The Federal Government has flagged off the disbursement of Grant for Vulnerable Groups (GVG), with 4,537 vulnerable residents benefitting in Jigawa.