‘Bandits Have More Budget Than Nigerian Army’: Reps Asks FG For More Funding

  The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Army, Abdulrazak Namdas, has asked the Federal to increase the funding for the Nigerian Army. Namdas made this call on Friday during a visit to Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri at the Government House in Yenagoa, adding that bandits have more budget when compared to the … Continue reading ‘Bandits Have More Budget Than Nigerian Army’: Reps Asks FG For More Funding

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CCB Summons Suspended EFCC Boss, Magu

  The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has summoned the suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. Magu is expected to appear before the bureau on November 17 with documents of all his landed properties. In a letter signed by CCB’s Director of Intelligence, Investigation and Monitoring, the bureau … Continue reading CCB Summons Suspended EFCC Boss, Magu

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N170 Fuel Price Wicked, Unbearable, Says PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rejects an increase in the pump price of fuel to N170 per liter by the All Progressives Congress (APC) government, describing it as wicked, unbearable, and unacceptable, particularly given the prevailing excruciating economic crunch already foisted on Nigerians by the Buhari administration. The party insists that this increase in … Continue reading N170 Fuel Price Wicked, Unbearable, Says PDP

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Sanwo-Olu Launches Nigeria’s ‘First Assembled Electric Car’

  The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday participated in the official launching of what has been described as Nigeria’s first assembled electric car. The electric car, named ‘Hyundai Kona’, was assembled by Stallions Automobile factory. In his remarks at the launch, Sanwo-Olu said the state government will provide charging points for electric cars, … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu Launches Nigeria’s ‘First Assembled Electric Car’

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72 Lawyers Elevated To Senior Advocates

  The Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee has elevated 72 lawyers to the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria. At the 143rd plenary session of the Committee held on Friday in Abuja, the legal practitioners were awarded the rank as a mark of excellence and for having distinguished themselves as Advocates and Academics. The new … Continue reading 72 Lawyers Elevated To Senior Advocates

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ASUU Strike: We Are Going Back To The Negotiation Table, Says Ngige

  The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, says he will be going back to the negotiation table with leaders of the Senior Staff Association of Universities (SSANU) and other stakeholders in the education sector to ensure that the current impasse is resolved.  Speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Senator Ngige said he … Continue reading ASUU Strike: We Are Going Back To The Negotiation Table, Says Ngige

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ASUU Strike: We Are Going Back To The Negotiation Table, Says Ngige

  The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, says he will be going back to the negotiation table with leaders of the Senior Staff Association of Universities (SSANU) and other stakeholders in the education sector to ensure that the current impasse is resolved.  Speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Senator Ngige said he … Continue reading ASUU Strike: We Are Going Back To The Negotiation Table, Says Ngige

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‘Slight Increase’ In Petrol Price Due To Demand And Supply – NNPC

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Friday said the “slight increase” in the ex-coastal price and ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, is due to the fluctuating realities of demand and supply. The NNPC’s position was made known in a statement signed by its spokesman, Kennie Obateru. READ ALSO: … Continue reading ‘Slight Increase’ In Petrol Price Due To Demand And Supply – NNPC

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Do Not Be Frightened By Stories Of Insecurity In Northeast, Says Gov Ishaku

  The Taraba State Governor, Arc Darius Ishaku has urged investors willing to develop the state not to be frightened by stories of insecurity in the North-Eastern part of Nigeria. He said though Taraba is located in the region, it is not affected heavily by insecurity, caused by Boko Haram Insurgency. While describing Taraba as … Continue reading Do Not Be Frightened By Stories Of Insecurity In Northeast, Says Gov Ishaku

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Biden Wins Georgia, Defeats Trump With 306 Electoral College Votes – US Media

  Democrat Joe Biden won the US presidential race after he won Georgia and its 16 electoral college votes, US media reported on Friday. Victory in Georgia is a first for Democrats since Bill Clinton did it in 1992. Biden’s victory brings his tally of electoral college votes to 306 in the state-by-state Electoral College … Continue reading Biden Wins Georgia, Defeats Trump With 306 Electoral College Votes – US Media

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