Senate Demands FG To Conduct Census In 2018

The Senate on Tuesday advised the Federal Government to conduct housing and population census in 2018. In the motion entitled “A call for The Federal Government to Expedite Action on the Planned 2018 National Census”, the sponsor, Sen. Suleiman Hunkuyi, reminded the government of constitutional provision for conduct of census. He recalled that the last […]

Read More

Nigeria At 56: US Sends Congratulatory Message

The United States of America has congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of the country’s 56th Independence anniversary. The U.S, in a statement signed by its Secretary of State, John Kerry, said there is still much work to be done to provide economic opportunities for all, end corruption, win the fight against Boko Haram and ensure […]

Read More

‘Nigeria Must Dump Oil For Agriculture’- Tinubu

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has predicted that the current economic downturn would soon be a thing of the past adding that it is not ‘our own making’. He stated this in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Nigerians. Tinubu said: “During this Season of Eid-el-Kabir, I wish to felicitate with […]

Read More

‘Economic Woes Have At Least, Made Nigerians More Prudent In Spending’- Ngige

Amid the clamour for political restructuring of the country to make for equity, stability and good governance, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration at the centre is not averse to restructuring the country. The administration’s position, he said, was at variance with the misgivings […]

Read More

Buhari Invites Investors, Orders Intense Oil Search In The Northern Region

The federal government has said that it will provide incentives to investors who are willing to invest in oil and gas exploration in Nigeria’s frontier basins. The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Maikanti Baru disclosed this recently when he hosted members of the Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) […]

Read More

Falana Says, Military Has No Legal Authority To Declare Civilians Wanted In War Against Boko Haram

Activist lawyer, Femi Falana, on Monday, said the Nigerian Military has no “legal authority” to declare three civilians wanted in connection with the battle against Boko Haram insurgency. Recall that the Army recently declared a journalist; Ahmed Salkida, a lawyer; Aisha Wakil and a social worker, Ahmed Bolori wanted over their links with Boko Haram […]

Read More
Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.