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Justice Mohammed Uwais, former Chief Justice of Nigeria, on Monday said in Abuja that the credibility of the 2015 general elections has changed the negative mindset of Nigerians towards the country’s electoral process. Uwais noted that Nigerians’ belief that a credible election was impossible has changed drastically owing to the …

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FG To Probe N4tr Contractor Debt Owed By Jonathan’s Govt

How did the 28 Federal ministries, their departments and agencies under the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan incur N4 trillion debt to contractors? Who issued the jobs and did they pass through due process? If so, did the contractors complete the assigned jobs? These and more are the duties which …

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Nigeria Lacks Quality Information Management System – IIM Boss

The Institute of Information Management (IIM) has said that Nigeria lags behind other nations in quality information management system. Dr. Oyedokun Oyewole, President/Chairman, Governing Council of IIM who spoke with journalists on Monday during a press briefing at the institute’s office in Lagos, said Nigeria is in dire need of …

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Boko Haram Activities Will End Soon – GOC

General Officer Commanding 2 Division Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Sanusi Muazu has said that Nigerian army would soon bring the activities of Boko Haram to an end in the country. Muazu gave the assurance at the weekend during the closing ceremony of 2 Division Nigerian Army Inter Brigade Competition held …

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Buhari Moves To Resolve NASS Rift

Apparently wary of the negative impact the lingering National Assembly leadership crisis is having on the current administration, President Muhammadu Buhari has commenced last-minute moves to settle the fracas in the legislature once and for all. Accordingly, the president will, for the first time since the crisis erupted, meet with …

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Sack, Prosecute Samuel Ukura, Auditor-General For Covering Up Corruption – CSNAC

The Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), a coalition of over 150 anti-corruption organizations aimed at combating corruption, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari to act swiftly and decisively to sack, investigate and prosecute Samuel Ukura, Auditor General of the Federation for covering up some corrupt individuals. Mr Olanrewaju Suraju, Chairman …

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PDP: Buhari Has Scammed Nigerians; No, Opposition Is ‘Too Blind With Hatred’ To See President’s Efforts – APC

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of scamming Nigerians with “a list of empty campaign promises.” The party also accused the Buhari administration of taking the glory for the achievements of the PDP government in the past 16 years. Chief Olisa Metuh, spokesman of the …

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JAMB Justifies UNILAG’s Post-UTME Cut-off Mark

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said the 250 marks outlined by the University of Lagos (UNILAG) as its cut-off marks for the 2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination is justified. The Board said the mark is aimed at ensuring that Nigerian universities admit only the top best in …

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Investigate Chlorine Tank Explosion In Jos Thoroughly – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday ordered a thorough investigation of the chlorine gas tank explosion in Jos, Plateau State, at the weekend. No fewer than eight people died and 101 others injured, some of them in unconscious state after inhaling chlorine from a cylinder that exploded at the treatment plant …

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Chlorine Cylinder Explosion: 112 Still In Jos Hospitals, Area Cordoned Off – NEMA

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that 112 injured persons were still on admission in four hospitals following Saturday’s explosion of Chlorine cylinder used for water treatment at Lamingo plant of the Plateau Water Board. The NEMA North-Central Coordinator, Alhaji Abdulsalami Mohammed, told NAN that three more persons had …

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