HEADLINES

  • I am returning home to the PDP, says Atiku in a Facebook video message
  • PDP: We are indeed glad that Atiku has realised the unbridled lies of the APC
  • Emulate Atiku and return to PDP, Ekweremadu tells former members
  • Atiku has helped me but i won't follow him anywhere, i will stick by Buhari - Lalong
  • Buhari will defeat Atiku anytime and anywhere even in Adamawa - Presidency
  • See Convention as a means to regaining power, Dickson tells PDP members
  • PDP is set to turn around the fortunes of Nigeria's democratic process - Tsauri
  • Terror alert: No cause for alarm, Minister assures Nigerians of watertight security

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Lagos bans cart pushers, wheelbarrow operators ahead flag off CLI

Lagos bans cart pushers, wheelbarrow operators ahead flag off CLI

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The Lagos Government has announced the ban on the operations of cart pushers and wheelbarrow operators, saying their ..

Bello sacks 1,774 workers, retires eight Permanent Secretaries in Kogi 'in public interest'

Bello sacks 1,774 workers, retires eight Permanent Secretaries in Kogi 'in public interest'

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Kogi Government on Sunday confirmed the compulsory retirement of eight permanent secretaries, some directors and dism..

Killings across Nigeria reprehensible and unacceptable, says Buhari

Killings across Nigeria reprehensible and unacceptable, says Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and outrage at reports of killings of innocent persons in Omoku, River..

No amount of intimidation or killings will make us repeal anti-grazing law - Ortom

No amount of intimidation or killings will make us repeal anti-grazing law - Ortom

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Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom has stated that the the anti-open grazing law is not targeted at any ethnic group and wo..

Okorocha defends sister's appointment as Commissioner for Happiness

Okorocha defends sister's appointment as Commissioner for Happiness

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Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha who came under fire in the social media over the appointment of his sister, Ogechi Olol..

Terror alert: No cause for alarm, Minister assures Nigerians of watertight security

Terror alert: No cause for alarm, Minister assures Nigerians of watertight security

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The Federal Government on Sunday assured that adequate security measures have been adopted to thwart any terror attac..

Put smiles on the faces of workers, pay them their salaries, Buhari tells governors

Put smiles on the faces of workers, pay them their salaries, Buhari tells governors

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday directed state governments to ensure payment of outstanding workers' salaries in..

Maina speaks from hiding, says Buhari is surrounded by many corrupt people

Maina speaks from hiding, says Buhari is surrounded by many corrupt people

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Wanted former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, says he is ready to rev..

Corruption has defied solution, Magu cries

Corruption has defied solution, Magu cries

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The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has said corruption in Nige..

Leave Buhari alone and join hands with us to fight corruption, Minister tells the media

Leave Buhari alone and join hands with us to fight corruption, Minister tells the media

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has appealed to the media to stop 'mocking' the Federal Govern..

I never bought any property from the EFCC, Falana fires back at Malami

I never bought any property from the EFCC, Falana fires back at Malami

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Lagos based lawyer, Femi Falana, has berated the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for claiming th..

I know the economy, they say we are out of recession, It's statistical deception - Falae

I know the economy, they say we are out of recession, It's statistical deception - Falae

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A former Minister of Finance, Olu Falae, says the Administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has performed below pa..

Boko Haram has been massively degraded, its members put on the run - Buhari

Boko Haram has been massively degraded, its members put on the run - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has described Boko Haram’s wicked methods of using innocent children for suicide bomb at..

Buhari approves N164.7m for payment of school fees of 106 Chibok girls in AUN

Buhari approves N164.7m for payment of school fees of 106 Chibok girls in AUN

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N164.7 million for the payment of second semester school fees of the freed 10..

Restructuring of Nigeria is innevitable, says Deputy Senate President

Restructuring of Nigeria is innevitable, says Deputy Senate President

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Senate Deputy President, Ike Ekweremadu, says restructuring Nigeria is inevitable for all-inclusive advantages it wil..

Ohanaeze mourns Ekwueme, says his death a colossal loss to Igbo people and Nigeria

Ohanaeze mourns Ekwueme, says his death a colossal loss to Igbo people and Nigeria

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President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nwodo, has described the death of former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme as a..

Ekwueme, Second Republic Vice President dies in London

Ekwueme, Second Republic Vice President dies in London

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Former Vice-President, Alex Ekwueme, 85, has died in a London clinic, the family confirmed on Monday.

Ekwue..

This government will lie itself into a corner it cannot escape from before 2019 - Omokri

This government will lie itself into a corner it cannot escape from before 2019 - Omokri

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A former Media Aide to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari..

A Minister under Jonathan picked the pocket of Nigeria for billions of dollars - Tinubu

A Minister under Jonathan picked the pocket of Nigeria for billions of dollars - Tinubu

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Bola Tinubu, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Thursday in Abuja said the Goodluck Jonathan Admi..

Be ready to spend time in jail if you steal public funds, Buhari warns

Be ready to spend time in jail if you steal public funds, Buhari warns

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President Muhammadu Buhari  has warned public officers that any one that steals public funds should be ready to face..

We trusted Buhari so much that is why we approved his $5.5bn loan request - Reps

We trusted Buhari so much that is why we approved his $5.5bn loan request - Reps

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The House of Representatives Said it approved the 5.5 billion dollars loan request from the Executive because Preside..

I did not know my Ministers from Adam, they got their jobs on merit - Buhari

I did not know my Ministers from Adam, they got their jobs on merit - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has explained that many appointees in his Administration were appointed purely on merit an..

Buhari orders immediate return of Obiano's ADC

Buhari orders immediate return of Obiano's ADC

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President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris to immediately return the..

Senate blasts IGP over withdrawal of Obiano's ADC, says action is unconstitutional

Senate blasts IGP over withdrawal of Obiano's ADC, says action is unconstitutional

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The Senate has ordered the Inspector General of Police, (IGP), Ibrahim Idris to immediately restore the security deta..

Fight with Saraki and Melaye beyond personal struggle, it was for democracy - Ndume

Fight with Saraki and Melaye beyond personal struggle, it was for democracy - Ndume

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A former Majority Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, has opened up on why he headed to court to seek judicial ruling on..

Ndume returns to Senate, says he is a son of nobody who became somebody

Ndume returns to Senate, says he is a son of nobody who became somebody

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The former majority Leader of the 8th Senate , Ali Ndume, has resumed his duties as a Legislator after seven months o..

Saro-Wiwa's execution was duly considered and endorsed by government - Reps

Saro-Wiwa's execution was duly considered and endorsed by government - Reps

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The House of Representatives on Tuesday kicked against a proposal by a member, Kingsley Chinda (PDP-Rive..

Fayose's car gifts to Adebayo, Oni with the exclusion of Fayemi suspicious - Oni's Aide

Fayose's car gifts to Adebayo, Oni with the exclusion of Fayemi suspicious - Oni's Aide

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Olusegun Oni’s political campaign organisation says his rejection of a car gift from Ekiti Governor, Ayo Fayose, wa..

 Buhari in Ebonyi, says visit is affirmation of his commitment to one Nigeria

Buhari in Ebonyi, says visit is affirmation of his commitment to one Nigeria

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his campaign promise of addressing the infrastructural challenges confronti..

Ndume's suspension finally comes to an end, returns to Senate Wednesday

Ndume's suspension finally comes to an end, returns to Senate Wednesday

BY The Newsroom

Following the expiration of his suspension, the Senate has recalled its former Leader, Ali Ndume.

Ndume is ..

Presidency less important than the Armed Forces in Nigeria - Dogara

Presidency less important than the Armed Forces in Nigeria - Dogara

BY The Newsroom

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has challenged the Military on the need to gather reliable..

Buhari backs el-Rufai on test for teachers, says 'it is a very, very serious situation'

Buhari backs el-Rufai on test for teachers, says 'it is a very, very serious situation'

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President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the ongoing primary school education reforms embarked upon by the Kaduna stat..

Now is time to declare a state of emergency on Nigeria's education - Minister

Now is time to declare a state of emergency on Nigeria's education - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, said the federal government needs one trillion Naira annually, to fulfill its..

We've succeeded in clearing up Jonathan's mess - Minister

We've succeeded in clearing up Jonathan's mess - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The federal government said it is succeeding in cleaning up the rots, looting, impunity and plundering of the nation..

Fayemi did not build website with N700m, says Ministry

Fayemi did not build website with N700m, says Ministry

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The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has expressed concern over news making the rounds, especially on the soci..

Wike’s outrider pulled a pistol to assassinate me but missed target - Amaechi

Wike’s outrider pulled a pistol to assassinate me but missed target - Amaechi

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Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has replied Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike over an alleged assassination claim i..

Amaechi's convoy hits my outrider and his policemen attacked us - Wike

Amaechi's convoy hits my outrider and his policemen attacked us - Wike

BY The Newsroom

If the claim by Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike on an attempt over his life in Port Harcourt on Saturday is anything to ..

Nigeria Police rubbish 'worst in the world' ranking, say 'we're world's best'

Nigeria Police rubbish 'worst in the world' ranking, say 'we're world's best'

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The Nigeria Police said they remain the best in the United Nations Peace Keeping Operations and Africa, contrary to a..

Nigeria Police ranked worst in the world - Report

Nigeria Police ranked worst in the world - Report

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The International Police Association and the Institute for Economics and Peace, have placed the Nigeria Police at the..

Buhari inaugurates Armed Forces Council, ratifies National Defence Policy

Buhari inaugurates Armed Forces Council, ratifies National Defence Policy

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Armed Forces Council and ratified the National Defence Policy 2017 (Re..

Laughter, applause as Kyari, Eyo-Ita return as friends at FEC meeting

Laughter, applause as Kyari, Eyo-Ita return as friends at FEC meeting

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The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Head of Service, Winifred Eyo-Ita, has resolved their difference..

FG confirms death of 26 Nigerian female migrants, says it's monumental loss

FG confirms death of 26 Nigerian female migrants, says it's monumental loss

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The Federal Government said it has received reliable report from its Mission in Rome concerning the 26 suspected Nige..

Don't embark on such journeys, they are very deadly, Presidency warns Nigerians

Don't embark on such journeys, they are very deadly, Presidency warns Nigerians

BY The Newsroom

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora on Tuesday described the death of 26 Ni..

We're doing our utmost best to ensure transparency and openness - Minister

We're doing our utmost best to ensure transparency and openness - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says the "Nigeria media is acknowledged as one of the freest in..

Budget funding: We cannot turn blind eye to revenue under-performance - Saraki

Budget funding: We cannot turn blind eye to revenue under-performance - Saraki

BY The Newsroom

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has emphasised the need for government to increase non-oil revenue generation.

Buhari to National Assembly: Swiftly consider and pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill

Buhari to National Assembly: Swiftly consider and pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill

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President Muhammadu Buhari says his Administration remains committed to deepen relationship between the Executive and..

Buhari lays N8.612 trillion Appropriation Bill before National Assembly

Buhari lays N8.612 trillion Appropriation Bill before National Assembly

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said the projected expenditure in the 2018 proposed budget would drive rapid ec..

The Presidency is not competing with National Assembly, SGF tells Saraki

The Presidency is not competing with National Assembly, SGF tells Saraki

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The new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, on Monday, said the Presidency was not in..

I'll fight corruption with my last breath in spite of deliberate act to annoy me - Magu

I'll fight corruption with my last breath in spite of deliberate act to annoy me - Magu

BY The Newsroom

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, on Monday said his major pr..

Jonathan responsible for Nigeria's recession, says Osinbajo

Jonathan responsible for Nigeria's recession, says Osinbajo

BY The Newsroom

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, said the country got into recession because of the inability of previous administ..

FG to Obono-Obla: You're no longer Chairman of Panel on Recovery of Public Property

FG to Obono-Obla: You're no longer Chairman of Panel on Recovery of Public Property

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The Federal Government has dropped, Okoi Obono-Obla as the Chairman, Special Investigation Panel on Recovery of Publi..

Dogara to DSS: Device new methods to checkmate threats to Nigeria's democracy

Dogara to DSS: Device new methods to checkmate threats to Nigeria's democracy

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged the Directorate of State Services (DSS) and oth..

Appointments: Buhari did not favour the North over other regions - Presidency

Appointments: Buhari did not favour the North over other regions - Presidency

BY The Newsroom

The Presidency on Saturday reacted to a recent media report that the President Muhammadu Buhari led Administration is..

IGP commends National Assembly for proposing death penalty for kidnappers

IGP commends National Assembly for proposing death penalty for kidnappers

BY The Newsroom

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, said the police had so far apprehended about 3,000 suspected kidnappe..

Buhari okays Ekwueme's treatment abroad, to be flown out in air ambulance

Buhari okays Ekwueme's treatment abroad, to be flown out in air ambulance

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate medical treatment of former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, outsi..

Tinubu on son's death: I have suffered a grave loss that no parent would like to bear

Tinubu on son's death: I have suffered a grave loss that no parent would like to bear

BY The Newsroom

Bola Tinubu, one of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has finally found his voice just two days afte..

Ex-INEC staff: I collected N30m from Alison-Madueke for 2015 election 'logistics'

Ex-INEC staff: I collected N30m from Alison-Madueke for 2015 election 'logistics'

BY The Newsroom

A former staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Christian Nwosu on Thursday at a Federal High..

Okorocha: Buhari to visit South East soon to improve ties between the region and FG

Okorocha: Buhari to visit South East soon to improve ties between the region and FG

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to embark on tour of South East states beginning with Ebonyi to improve the relationshi..

Ekwueme in stable condition and under close medical attention, says family

Ekwueme in stable condition and under close medical attention, says family

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Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, who is currently on admission in Memfis Hospital for Neurosurgery, Enugu is repo..

PDP to Tinubu: We pray God gives you the fortitude to bear the sad loss of your son

PDP to Tinubu: We pray God gives you the fortitude to bear the sad loss of your son

BY The Newsroom

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described the death of  Jide, son of Bola Tinubu, one of the leaders of All P..

Never again would we allow Nigeria witness another civil war - Buhari

Never again would we allow Nigeria witness another civil war - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has urged all Nigerians not to allow the country to witness another civil war by their act..

Head of Service, Buhari's Chief of Staff in shouting match before Osinbajo

Head of Service, Buhari's Chief of Staff in shouting match before Osinbajo

BY The Newsroom

A heated discussion ensued on Wednesday between the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari and the ..

If Buhari fails, it means we have not done our job - New SGF

If Buhari fails, it means we have not done our job - New SGF

BY The Newsroom

The newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has promised to ensure the suc..

Death of Tinubu's son: We are so devastated by this sad news - Lagos APC

Death of Tinubu's son: We are so devastated by this sad news - Lagos APC

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The Lagos state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Wednesday condoled with one of the National leaders..

I am deeply grieved to learn of the passing away of your son, Buhari tells Tinubu

I am deeply grieved to learn of the passing away of your son, Buhari tells Tinubu

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari said he is deeply grieved to learn of the passing away of Jide, eldest son of Bola Tinubu,..

Tinubu shattered over death of first son

Tinubu shattered over death of first son

BY The Newsroom

Jide, first son of Bola Tinubu, one of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, is dead.

The actu..

Dinner with Buhari: We went to show gratitude that he has come back healthy - Saraki

Dinner with Buhari: We went to show gratitude that he has come back healthy - Saraki

BY The Newsroom

Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Tuesday pledged the cooperation of the National Assembly with the Executive to ens..

Buhari hints at Cabinet shake-up 'for fresh ideas'

Buhari hints at Cabinet shake-up 'for fresh ideas'

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday announced that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) would be expanded so as to i..

 Tinubu visits Buhari, says i am not known to shy away from talking my mind

Tinubu visits Buhari, says i am not known to shy away from talking my mind

BY The Newsroom

Bola Tinubu, one of the National Leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has dispelled the rumour of an existi..

APC: When Buhari dismissed Maina, some people say it's right, but what about Lawal?

APC: When Buhari dismissed Maina, some people say it's right, but what about Lawal?

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The All Progressives Congress , APC, said the party has been vindicated following the sack of the former Secretary to..

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