Onnoghen: Adesina, Oyeniyi Disagree Over Legality Of Procedure

  Mr Femi Adesina and a political scientist, Akinloye Oyeniyi, have disagreed over the procedure that led to the conviction of Justice Walter Onnoghen by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Adesina who is the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity insisted that the Federal Government followed due process in the case. … Continue reading Onnoghen: Adesina, Oyeniyi Disagree Over Legality Of Procedure

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FG To Audit Increased Petrol Consumption, Says Kachikwu

  The Federal Government has put in place measures to check the consumption of 56 million litres of petrol a day, declared by the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA). The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, admitted that the figures have spiked since 2016 when the country consumed 35 million litres … Continue reading FG To Audit Increased Petrol Consumption, Says Kachikwu

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Easter: Ayade Calls For Peace, Prayers For Leaders

  The Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has called on Christians to imbibe the virtues of peace, love, sacrifice and forgiveness. As Christians across the country celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, he noted that the attributes he mentioned represent the core values of Easter. “Today represents a very significant moment … Continue reading Easter: Ayade Calls For Peace, Prayers For Leaders

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Minimum Wage: NLC Praises Buhari For ‘Doing The Needful’, Demands Immediate Implementation

  The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the new 30,000 Naira Minimum Wage Bill into law. The union commended the President’s decision in a statement by its General Secretary, Dr Peter Ozo-Eson. It, however, demanded that the law be implemented immediately, noting that the process had … Continue reading Minimum Wage: NLC Praises Buhari For ‘Doing The Needful’, Demands Immediate Implementation

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Rivers PDP Suspends 15 LGA Party Chairmen Indefinitely

  The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has placed 15 of its Local Government Area (LGA) chapter Chairmen on indefinite suspension. The party announced this in a statement on Friday by its secretary in the state, Samuel Okpoko. Okpoko explained that the State Executive of the party held an emergency meeting … Continue reading Rivers PDP Suspends 15 LGA Party Chairmen Indefinitely

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Easter: Wike Advocates Love, Fayose Asks Nigerians To Keep Hope Alive

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and former Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, have felicitated with Christians on the celebration of Easter. In a statement by his electronic media assistant, Simeon Nwakaudu, Governor Wike urged the people to emulate Jesus Christ by making sacrifices that would advance the course of development. He said that Easter … Continue reading Easter: Wike Advocates Love, Fayose Asks Nigerians To Keep Hope Alive

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Third Mainland Bridge Video: No Cause For Alarm – Fashola’s Aide

  A Special Adviser to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has called for calm from Lagos residents over a video of the Third Mainland bridge showing a weak portion on one of its expansion joints. Hakeem Bello insisted that there is no cause for alarm and the joint is one of … Continue reading Third Mainland Bridge Video: No Cause For Alarm – Fashola’s Aide

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Our Challenges Are Never Insurmountable, Dogara Tells Nigerians At Easter

  The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has asked Nigerians not to lose hope despite the challenges facing the country. He made the appeal in a series of tweets on Friday, in commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ as Christians celebrate Easter across the world. In his message to Nigerians, the … Continue reading Our Challenges Are Never Insurmountable, Dogara Tells Nigerians At Easter

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Army Kills Seven Suspected Bandits, Lose Soldier In Zamfara

  Troops have killed seven suspected armed bandits in Aljumana Fulani and Ketere villages in Zamfara State. A statement by the acting Information Officer of Operation Sharan Daji (OPSD), Major Clement Abiade, revealed that the success was recorded by own troops and those deployed in Operation Harbin Kunama III of the Nigerian Army. Major Abiade … Continue reading Army Kills Seven Suspected Bandits, Lose Soldier In Zamfara

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AC Milan Fined 86,000 Euros For Acerbi’s Jersey Prank

    AC Milan and the Serie A club’s players Tiemoue Bakayoko and Franck Kessie have been fined a total of 86,000 euros ($97,000) for holding up Lazio defender Francesco Acerbi’s shirt like a trophy after Saturday’s 1-0 win over their Champions League rivals, according to Italian media. Milan agreed with the Italian Football Federation … Continue reading AC Milan Fined 86,000 Euros For Acerbi’s Jersey Prank

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