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May 29: Federal government declares four days celebration

The Federal Government has outlined a four-day activities to mark the 2018 Democracy Day, from today to May 29. Mr Lawrence Ojabo, Director Press, Office of...

Nobel laureate Professor Soyinka urges federal government to seek help internationally to end killings

Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has advised the Federal Government to solicit the support of the international community to combat insecurity in the country. Soyinka...

Senate to transmit 2018 budget to Buhari today

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki,  says the National Assembly would transmit the 2018 Appropriation Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari today. Saraki said this...

We killed 68 bandits in Zamfara – Army

The Nigerian Army says it has killed 68 bandits, arrested six suspected kidnappers and recovered 17 motorcycles in Zamfara from April to date. The Brigade...

Reps propose N2m fine, two-year jail term for Codeine abuse

A bill seeking a N2m fine and a jail term of two years for persons who contravene the ban placed on Tramadol and Codeine...

Buhari meets Senate team over IG-Saraki row

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met a delegation from the Senate over the face-off between the Senate and the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. Members of the...

Buhari govt has invested $10bn in infrastructure — Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government has invested close to 10 billion dollars in infrastructure development in the last three years. He said the...

$16bn power projects: Buhari attacks Obasanjo, ex-President reacts

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday threw a jibe at former President Olusegun Obasanjo for spending $16bn on power projects during his tenure as the President without...

CJN panel blames prosecutors, others for corruption trial delays

The Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee inaugurated by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnogen, about six and half months...

Gov, groups disagree on farmers, herders clashes

Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu and some groups at a town hall meeting have advanced different reasons as the root causes of the lingering...
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