Police arrest APC chieftain over allegation against Minister
Operatives from the office of the Inspector General of police have arrested a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, James Okugo Nwanjoku, over alleged social media comment...
Senate resumes ministerial screening with Fashola
The Senate has resumed the screening of the remaining ministerial nominees with the reappointed nominee from Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), appearing before it.
Onyema, Okechukwu, Ibekaku, others emerge national delegate
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema, Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, and Presidential Assistant on Justice Reforms, Juliet Ibekaku, yesterday, emerged national delegates to the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in parallel congresses of the party held in Udi Local Government Council, Enugu State. While Okechukwu and two…
No parallel congresses in Enugu, APC leaders insist
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State yesterday dismissed allegations that there were parallel congresses in the state, saying the exercise was peaceful.This follows as the Charles Babagbale Appeal Panel for the congress commenced sitting to look into petitions and complaints of party members.
Why Nigeria can’t rely on donors’ funding, by UNFPA chief
At a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema in Abuja, yesterday, Osotimehin said there has to be a larger commitment where the government should plan to transit out of “donor support over time.”
No evidence of sexual misconduct against Rep members, says Onyema
Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyema has said that there was no evidence to substantiate allegation of sexual misconduct by three members of the House of Representatives in the United States.
Senate queries SGF, minister over lopsided appointment of ambassadors
The Senate has invited the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and the Foreign Affairs Minister to appear before it to explain the lopsidedness in the nomination of the 47 ambassadors just sent to the Upper chamber by the President.