Wednesday, 29th November 2023


23 Jun
The long-standing contention over disparity in the employment treatment given to holders of university degrees against their counterparts in polytechnics and colleges of technology has inevitably been dragged into the 10th National Assembly...
16 Jun
The immediate past governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has urged the 10th National Assembly (NASS) to hit the ground running and make sure that they do not fail Nigerians.
14 Jun
The Speaker of the 10th House of Representatives, Hon. Tajudeen Abbas, has made a promise that he and his members will give Nigerians the good governance they deserve.
11 Jun
There will be an election for our bi-cameral National Assembly leadership on Tuesday, June 13, 2023. The two critical positions that seek to alter the balance of power in Nigeria are number three and four positions according to the National Order of Precedence...
11 Jun
The handdog expression on the faces of stakeholders this evening, when former Senior Special Assistant to the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria (Country Risk Assessment and Evaluation), Felix Alaita, who steered the idea of an Executive Bill...
9 Jun
Ahead of the 10th National Assembly’s (NASS) inauguration on Tuesday, June 13, by President Bola Tinubu, conversations on how Nigeria can have a legislature that is not an appendage of the executive have dominated political space.
8 Jun
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba on Thursday commended the National Assembly (NASS) for its historic passage of the Police Pension Board Bill.
8 Jun
The inauguration of the 10th National Assembly (NASS) has been scheduled to take place at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja on Tuesday, 13 June, 2023, according to a communique.
7 Jun
Presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has met with lawmakers elected on the platform of the party in Abuja, ahead of inauguration of the National Assembly, next week.
30 May
There are plans by the National Assembly to review the Public Procurement Act guiding award and execution of contracts in federal universities. Already, the Senate Committee on Public Procurement will today hold a public hearing on the bill for an act
29 May
The House of Representatives, yesterday, convened an emergency session to amend the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act, aimed at raising the total advances the bank can make to the Federal Government from five per cent to 15 per cent.
22 May
All things, either good or bad, must come to an end in due season. The fate of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) is no exception.


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LAGOS, Nigeria, 29 November 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-   FBS, a leading global broker, collaborated with the charity organization Helpers Social Development Foundation (HSDF) to improve the educational experience for students at Community Primary School Imezi-Olo in Ezeagu Local Government Area, Nigeria. Global broker funded the purchase of school supplies, uniforms, and whiteboards that over 100 students would…
35 mins ago
LUSAKA, Zambia, 29 November 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Africa CDC and the Mastercard Foundation have entered a new phase of their partnership on the Saving Lives and Livelihoods initiative in the aftermath of WHO’s declaration of the end of COVID-19 pandemic as a public health emergency of international concern. The Saving Lives and Livelihoods initiative, a bold…
1 hour ago
In a touching story that unfolds in Abia state, Nigeria, Israel Kennedy found himself facing a poignant decision when his home church, the Assemblies of God Church in Aba, declined to officiate his wedding with fiancée Miss Rose due to her pregnancy. The unexpected twist occurred just hours before the scheduled ceremony, leaving the couple…
1 hour ago
A non-governmental organisation, Alliances for Africa, AfA has inaugurated an 30-man committee tasked with the responsibility of tackling and ending violence against women and girls prevalence in Imo State.
1 hour ago
The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Benjamin Okezie Kalu has decried the exodus of medical professionals from the country.
1 hour ago
Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons, (NAPTIP), Professor Fatima Waziri-Azi, has called on partners in the fight against Sexual and Gender Based Violence, (SGBV), to step up advocacy efforts towards preventing and tackling the issue.
1 hour ago
Singapore has said it is considering building artificial islands off its east coast to protect low-lying areas against rising sea levels caused by climate change. Engineering and environmental impact studies for the "Long Island" project will start in 2024 and take five years to finish, National Development Minister Desmond Lee said Tuesday. Land reclaimed for…
1 hour ago
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the November governorship poll in Imo state Sam Anyanwu has vowed to "recover his stolen mandate" through legal means. Anyanwu described the declaration of Hope Uzodinma of the ruling All Progressives Congress as a "rape of democracy". He insisted that the election was marred by "all manner…
1 hour ago
Foreigners entering Russia could be required to sign a "loyalty agreement" upon arrival, pledging not to criticise Moscow's offensive in Ukraine, under new rules being prepared by the interior ministry. Russia has waged an unprecedented crackdown on dissent and ahead of a 2024 presidential election, expected to prolong President Vladimir Putin's long rule until at…
2 hours ago
The Lagos State Taskforce says it will henceforth arrest and charge to the mobile court anyone found guilty of blockading inner streets for parties or social events. The Chairman of the agency, CSP Shola Jejeloye, in a statement on Tuesday, said it was selfish and inconsiderate for some people to deliberately take actions that cause…