Corruption, source of Nigeria’s economic woes, says AGF Malami

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has attributed current political, social and economic problems in Nigeria to corruption. Malami, who delivered the keynote address at... Read more »

Bishop Oyedepo differs on proposed sale of national assets

Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church and Covenant University has advised the Federal government on how to get Nigeria out of the current economic recession. Oyedepo added his voice to... Read more »

Illegal Repatriation of Funds: CBN bars banks from paying MTN dividends

Banking services providers to MTN Nigeria have been barred by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) from remitting dividend payments from the Nigerian subsidiary to MTN Group, until further notice. Senator Dino... Read more »

Five confirmed dead in plane crash

French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, confirmed on Monday that an aircraft had crashed at Malta International Airport, killing all five French people on board. “The plane crash caused the death of... Read more »

EFCC recovers over N325m from politicians, individuals in North-east

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has recovered N325,181,919 from politicians and individuals in the Northeast zone and secured five convictions in its operations across the region. EFCC Head... Read more »

Group writes Buhari, accuses Okorocha of tyranny

A group of professionals reffered to as Concerned Imo Citizens’ Group has raised the alarm against Governor Rochas Okorocha over what they described as his dictatorial governance. This, they claimed, is dragging... Read more »

Anambra attains 210,000mt target in rice production

The Commissioner for Agriculture in Anambra, Mr. Afam Mbanefo, said on Monday that the state has reached its target of achieving self-sufficiency in rice production. Mbanefo made the disclosure at a Commodity... Read more »

Militancy: Joint Military Force arrests 5 suspected vandals, repel vessel hijack attempt

The Joint Military Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, said Sunday that it arrested five suspected pipeline vandals and repelled a hijack attempt of a vessel by heavily armed sea... Read more »

Catholic bishop wants 2014 Confab report revisited

Catholic Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Felix Ajakaye, has reiterated the need for the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to consider the recommendations of the 2014 confab to move Nigeria forward. Ajakaye, who advised... Read more »

Osun Assembly lauds Aregbesola, Ajimobi over LAUTECH resolution

Osun House of Assembly has commended Governor Rauf Aregbesola and his Oyo counterpart, Abiola Ajimobi, for the peaceful resolution of the joint   ownership crisis of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. A... Read more »
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