Reps In Rowdy Session Over Shiites, Police Clashes

  There was a rowdy session in the House of Representatives on Tuesday over the recent clashes between members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and the police. Speaker of the House, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, had led members into the chamber for proceedings of the day. With no announcement or communication from the Presidency, … Continue reading Reps In Rowdy Session Over Shiites, Police Clashes

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Four Chinese Indicted In US For Aiding North Korea’s Weapons Programme

  Four Chinese nationals have been indicted for financial dealings with sanctioned North Korean companies involved in producing weapons of mass destruction, the US Justice Department said Tuesday. Ma Xiaohong, the head of Dandong Hongxiang Industrial Development Co. Ltd (DHID) and three top executives of the Chinese company were indicted by a federal grand jury in New … Continue reading Four Chinese Indicted In US For Aiding North Korea’s Weapons Programme

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Breakdown Of Buhari’s Ministerial List By Gender, Region

  President Muhammadu Buhari has finally forwarded the names of ministers-nominee to the Senate, to put an end to the long wait on the list. Eight weeks after he was sworn in for another term in office, the President submitted the list of those who will form his new cabinet for confirmation. Senate of the … Continue reading Breakdown Of Buhari’s Ministerial List By Gender, Region

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Buhari’s Ministerial List Uninspiring, Waste of Time – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list as colourless, stagnant and uninspiring.

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12 Ex-Cabinet Members Buhari Included On Ministerial List

  President of the Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan, Tuesday read the list of 43 people nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari as ministers. He said the Senate has fixed Wednesday to screen the nominees for confirmation. READ ALSO: Ngige, Akpabio, Keyamo, Aregbesola, Others Make Buhari’s Ministerial List President Buhari forwarded the ministerial list to the lawmakers … Continue reading 12 Ex-Cabinet Members Buhari Included On Ministerial List

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Nigerians Analyse President Buhari’s Ministerial List

  Two months after President Muhammadu Buhari was inaugurated into office of the President, the ministerial list has been sent to the Senate for confirmation. Senate President Ahmad Lawan read the list of 43 nominees on the floor of the Senate and he noted that the screening of the nominees will commence on Wednesday. The … Continue reading Nigerians Analyse President Buhari’s Ministerial List

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CBN Plans To Restrict Forex For Milk Importation

  Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, has confirmed plans by the bank to restrict foreign exchange for the importation of milk. Mr Emefiele who made this known on Tuesday while addressing journalists at the end of the two-day meeting of the monetary policy committee of the bank, said that owing to … Continue reading CBN Plans To Restrict Forex For Milk Importation

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Plane Loses Tyre While Landing In Lagos Airport

A near-mishap was recorded today at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos when an Air Peace flight lost one of its tyres while landing. The plane was coming from Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital when the incident occurred. READ ALSO: Air Peace Plane Overshoots Runway In Port Harcourt A passenger onboard the flight … Continue reading Plane Loses Tyre While Landing In Lagos Airport

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Chairman Channels Media Group Seeks Probe Of Owolabi’s Killing

The Chairman of Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh, has condoled with the family of the Precious Owolabi, a youth corps member who was killed while serving with Channels Television.

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‘Force At 40’: Philippines Goes Wild For Pacquiao

  Fans in the Philippines roared their approval and rose to their feet Sunday, imitating the punches of Manny Pacquiao, as they declared that their idol was still a boxing force at the age of 40 with his stunning victory over American Keith Thurman. Filipinos from street vendors to lawmakers went wild, pumping their fists in the … Continue reading ‘Force At 40’: Philippines Goes Wild For Pacquiao

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