Monday, 15th August 2022
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1 day ago
The Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, has attributed the prevailing poverty, political instability, insurgence and collapse of government institutions to leadership failure. Omo-Agege made the observation on Saturday at the 5th Annual Leadership Lecture/Graduation Ceremony of the Value Rebirth-Centre-LSD Leadership School, Effurun/Warri in Delta. The senator, who was represented by Mr Mathew Omonade, said…
1 day ago
Members of the House of Representatives will on resumption from their two-month yearly recess begin debate on the general principles of a bill, which seeks to establish the Police Procurement Fund.
1 day ago
The Federal Government has been urged to reduce the high expenditure on food importation to rescue the country from its current economic woes.
9 Aug
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Tuesday arrested five suspected criminals selling and taking illegal drugs under the flyover in Wuse, Abuja.
7 Aug
The current socio-economic challenges and rising insecurity may persist unless the country finds a solution to the worsening to ethnic and religious divisions.
6 Aug
The pre-season friendly between Spanish side Atletico Madrid and Italian giants Juventus which was scheduled to take place in Israel this weekend has been cancelled because of "security" concerns, the two teams announced
6 Aug
Bichi Emirate Council in Kano State, on Friday, organised a special prayer session to seek Allah’s intervention in the insecurity and other challenges bedeviling the country.
6 Aug
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Friday allayed fears of the residents over the information of a possible attack on the state, saying that there is no reason to panic.
6 Aug
Indications have emerged that unless the Federal Government takes decisive steps to curb insecurity and address the crisis in the aviation sector, economic activities across the country...
5 Aug
Edo State Government has finalised the documentation and audit of the state’s forests and is embarking on the recruitment of new forest police as part of efforts to enhance security across the state.
5 Aug
Barely 48 hours after directing Nigerian Air Force (NAF) operational and air component commanders to boost firepower against terrorists, Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao
3 Aug
The leadership of the Senate is meeting behind closed doors with service chiefs over the lingering security situation in the country.


11 mins ago
A Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced a kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, also known as Wadume, and two others, to seven years’ imprisonment. Justice Binta Nyako convicted Wadume of two of the 13-count charges against him and two others. Wadume was charged alongside Aliyu Dadje, a police inspector, Auwalu Bala, Uba Bala, Bashir Wazlri,…
27 mins ago
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says Nigeria’s headline inflation rate increased to 19.64 per cent on a year-on-year basis in July.
36 mins ago
Youths on Monday defiled the early wet wealthier and embarked on a peace walk in Kano to demand participation in the polity. The walk organised by the Centre for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI) with support from ActionAid Nigeria was designed to mark the 2022 International Youth Day celebration in Kano. Program officer at CCSI,…
37 mins ago
The Aig-Imoukhuede Foundation has invited applications for the seventh round of AIG scholarships, which offers an exciting opportunity for exceptional Nigerians currently working in the Nigerian public sector to attend the University of Oxford for one year and undertake a Master’s in Public Policy degree.
54 mins ago
Barring any last minute change, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, will rejig his cabinet to reposition political structure ahead of 2023 general elections. Ganduje has already sent names of eight Commissioner designates to the state house of assembly to replace the empty ministries who had remain vacuum in the last four months. Presenting Ganduje's notice of…