2019: Lamido, Obasanjo meet behind closed doors

  Former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, on Tuesday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo behind closed door in his hill-top residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State over the former’s 2019... Read more »

Buhari to drop some ministers in planned cabinet reshuffle

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari is seriously considering reshuffling the Federal cabinet, which will culminate in the dropping of some ministers. This was the fallout of his meeting with members... Read more »

Restructuring underway in DPR, PPPRA, NCDMB, others

The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, in a podcast message, has reeled out government’s future plans for the petroleum sector, emphasising the need to heal some of the parastatals... Read more »

Eight killed, several injured in New York City truck attack

At least eight people have been killed in New York after a man drove a truck onto a busy bike path and emerged with a fake gun. The man, who was shot... Read more »

Jilted lover nabbed over death of 5 persons from ‘poisoned’ amala

The Police in Osun State have arrested one Razaq (surname not available) for allegedly poisoning yam flour (Amala) meal eaten by five people in Obokun Local Government Area. The five reportedly died of the... Read more »

Sagay tasks Maina to publish names of ‘real pension thieves’

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), has challenged the indicted ex-pensions task force boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, to publish names of beneficiaries of looted pensions funds.... Read more »

NCC takes steps to tackle cyber crime

In a bid to sanitize the cyber space, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has facilitated a two-day workshop to neutralize the threat posed by cybercriminals. The workshop was specifically of the Industry... Read more »

Buhari was careful about Babachir Lawal’s matter – Adesina

The Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, has faulted reports suggesting that his boss had once absolved sacked Secretary to the Government of the Federation... Read more »

Fed Account swells by N797bn VAT revenue in 10 months

Revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51 billion into the Federation Account between January and October 2017, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, revealed on Tuesday. The non-oil revenue represents 46.15... Read more »

Buhari ignored my advice on Maina, says HoS Oyo-Ita

The Head of Service of the Federation (HoS), Mrs. Winifred Oyo- Ita, has sensationally revealed the politicking behind the recall and reinstatement of a former Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on Pension... Read more »
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