Wednesday , October 16 2019
Breaking News
Home / News (page 532)


HID: Jonathan, Wife Visit Awolowo’s Home In Ogun

Former president Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience, on Wednesday visited the Ikenne residence of the late HID Awolowo to condole with the family. Jonathan, who was accompanied by ex–governor Gbenga Daniel, Hon. Mulikat Adeola and Jide Adeniji, among others, said the deceased epitomized the virtuous woman described in the …

Read More »

Eid-el-Kabir: Saraki Urges All To Fear God

President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has urged Muslim faithful and the citizenry in general, to make the fear of God the foundation of their lives. Saraki, in a goodwill message on the occasion of Eid-el-Kabir, said the event symbolised the fear of Allah and the desire of man …

Read More »

Eid-el Kabir: Security, Well-being Of Nigerians Are My Highest Priority – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with all Nigerians of the Islamic faith as they celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. President Buhari also congratulates all Nigerian Muslims who are currently in Saudi Arabia to participate in the rites of the Hajj. As they join the global Islamic community in celebrating Eid-El-Kabir, President Buhari …

Read More »

APC Bayelsa Primary: Oshiomole Is A Liar, Mischief-maker, Says Sylva

Winner of the All Progressives Congress governorship primary held on Tuesday in Bayelsa State, Chief Timipre Sylva, has described Governor Adams Oshiomole a liar  and mischief-maker. In a statement by his Media Adviser, Doifie Buokoribo , Sylva dismissed claims by Oshiomhole, who headed the APC Electoral Committee, that he had …

Read More »

Kashamu Seeks To Restrain FG From Seizing N20Bn Property

Senator Buruji Kashamu has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to restrain the Federal Government from seizing his property worth N20 billion over drug trafficking allegations. In a fresh application, he sought an order of perpetual injunction restraining the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) and the Attorney-General of …

Read More »

Amaechi Sues PDP, Claims N300m Damages For Embezzlement Allegations

Immediate past governor of Rivers State Chibuike Amaechi has filed a N300 million damages suit against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the party’s Chairman in Rivers State Felix Obuah and two others for accusing him falsely of owning foreign accounts and funds embezzlement. Amaechi said, “It would be recalled that …

Read More »

Boko Haram: Dismiss Shekau’s Audio Message – DHQ

Defence Headquarters has asked Nigerians to dismiss the purported audio message from Boko Haram leader, Mallam Abubakar Shekau and draw more confidence from the military’s continuing success in the fight against insurgency. According to DHQ in Abuja, the audio clip is fake and the Boko Haram sect which it describes …

Read More »

Code of Conduct Tribunal: Saraki Pleads Not Guilty To 13 Charges

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, this morning appeared before the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja to defend himself in an allegation of13 false declaration of asset levied against him. Saraki, who was absent from the last hearing at the tribunal, appeared before Justice Umar Danladi, Chairman of the tribunal, who …

Read More »

Oil Price Plunge: Depend On Internally Generated Revenue – DMO Advises States

Following the current decline in the price of crude oil, Debt Management Office has called on all states of the Federation to work hard towards dependence on their internally generated revenue in order to bridge the financial gap. Dr. Abraham Nwankwo, Director-General, DMO, made the call on Monday in a …

Read More »

Labour: NUPENG Threatens Strike Over Chevron, Workers’ Crisis

The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers has threatened that it would embark on a nationwide strike if the Federal Government, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and other relevant agencies failed to intervene in the crisis between Chevron Nigeria and its contract workers. NUPENG on Monday gave the government …

Read More »
Social Media Auto Publish Powered By :