Monday, 25th October 2021
Breaking News:


3 days ago
The Senate, yesterday, took a swipe at the Federal Government for placing an embargo on employment, even as recurrent expenditure continues to soar yearly.
13 Oct
The Senate, yesterday, bowed to outrage and outright rejection of the 2021 Amended Electoral Act by Nigerians earlier in July as they upturned their position against electronic transmission...
13 Oct
Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, has advocated a special revenue status for the territory.
13 Oct
The Senate, yesterday, began consideration of the 2022 appropriation bill without details at disposal of lawmakers.
11 Oct
A development economist, Dr. Chiwuike Uba, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the early presentation of the 2022 Budget proposal to the joint session of the National Assembly.
8 Oct
These are confused and confusing times for our nation. Nothing seems to add up. Our political leaders are torn between what would swell their swollen bank accounts
6 Oct
Against the doomsday scenario trailing unrestrained borrowing by the Federal Government, plans to de-emphasise debt acquisition next year is lofty on its face value; it will become commendable
6 Oct
The Senate, yesterday, vowed it would force the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Gen. Muhammad Buba Marwa (rtd) and National Security Adviser
5 Oct
President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawan, has urged Nigerians, irrespective of political persuasion, religious belief and ethnicity to come together and surmount the challenges
4 Oct
The Senate President, Senator Ahmed Lawan during a speech titled ‘Beholding the Silver lining in Nigeria’ delivered to mark the 2nd anniversary of the 9th Senate under his leadership
23 Sep
The Senate, yesterday, endorsed the 2022-2024 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF-FSP).
23 Sep
Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has strongly defended the decision to rely on foreign loans to fund developmental projects in the country.


6 mins ago
Pressure is growing on the European Central Bank to respond to rising inflation in the eurozone, as its counterparts in the United States and the United Kingdom signal willingness to take action.
12 mins ago
An FCT High Court sitting at Apo has discharged the former Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dr Mounir Gwarzo, from the offence of conferring unfair and corrupt advantage on himself.
56 mins ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 165 new infections and 26 additional deaths from the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.
1 hour ago
Colombia's government announced Sunday it is working towards extraditing the country's most-wanted drug trafficker "Otoniel" to the United States, a day after he was captured in a major operation in the jungle.
1 hour ago
An avalanche Sunday on a snow-capped Ecuadoran volcano, the highest peak in the country, killed at least three climbers and left three others missing, officials reported. The avalanche struck a group of 16 mountaineers while at an altitude of 6,100 meters (20,000 feet) on the dormant Chimborazo volcano, according to responders. "There are three missing…