• Nigerians sues Senate over N5.5bn Car Budget

    Nigerians sues Senate over N5.5bn Car Budget0

    The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and some other civil society organizations in the country have dragged the Senate before the Federal High Court in Lagos seeking an injunction restraining National Assembly Service Commission from spending N5.550 billion to buy cars for the lawmakers. In the suit filed by SERAP, BudgIT, Enough is Enough

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  • TICAD7: Buhari welcomes prospective investors to Nigeria

    TICAD7: Buhari welcomes prospective investors to Nigeria0

      President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, 29 August at the Seventh Tokyo International Conference African Development (TICAD7), in Yokohama, Japan says Nigeria has very attractive investment opportunities with some of the highest ‘Returns-on-Investment’. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity confirm this in his statement. President Buhari at his Nigeria’s Statement

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  • We haven’t received names of cleared ministerial nominees – Presidency

    We haven’t received names of cleared ministerial nominees – Presidency0

    Twenty four hours after the Senate confirmed 43 ministerial nominees forwarded to it for screening, the Presidency, yesterday, said it was yet to receive the list of those cleared. Fielding questions from journalists, yesterday, in Abuja, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, disclosed that the Presidency has not

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  • Breaking: Apkabio, Keyamo, Lai Mohammed, 39 Others Make Ministerial List

    Breaking: Apkabio, Keyamo, Lai Mohammed, 39 Others Make Ministerial List0

    The list was read by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan after a 20 minutes closed door session during today’s plenary. Some of the nominees are : Ikechukwu Ogar Mohammed Musa Bello Godswill Akpabio Chris Ngige Sharon Ikpeazu Adamu Adamu Maryam Katagun Timipre Sylva George Akume Mustapha Baba Shehuri Festus Keyamo Clement Ike Richard Adeniyi Adebayo

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  • Atiku versus Buhari: Tribunal rejects PDP’s request for extension of time

    Atiku versus Buhari: Tribunal rejects PDP’s request for extension of time0

    The presidential election petitions tribunal, on Friday, July 19, turned down a request by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar, its presidential candidate, for an extension of time to conclude their cases. Channels Television reports that the chairman of the tribunal, Justice Mohammed Garba, while rejecting the request, noted that the court would

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  • Obasanjo Writes Buhari, Says Insecurity Now Threatens Nigeria’s Existence

    Obasanjo Writes Buhari, Says Insecurity Now Threatens Nigeria’s Existence0

    Concerned with the worrisome development of security issues in the country the nation’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has again, written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo said the security challenge issue could no longer be treated with nonchalance, saying it is affecting the foundation and existence of the country as an entity.

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