Soyinka, Anyaoku, Ezekwesili, Bakare, others, launch Third Force Movement in Feb

Professor Wole Soyinka, Professor Pat Utomi, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Barrister Olisa Agbakoba, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Mr. Fela Durotoye are among dignitaries expected to be present at a summit where... Read more »

Obasanjo to launch Ogun chapter of Coalition Movement

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, is expected to launch Coalition for Nigeria Movement on Thursday in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. The ex-president had last week, in a 13- page open letter written to... Read more »

FG to woo power sector investors with 40% stake in Discos

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that the Federal government will use portions of its 40% shares in the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) to raise funds... Read more »

FG makes U-turn on cattle colonies, asks states to end farmers/herdsmen clashes

The Federal government has backed down on it proposal to establish cattle colonies for herdsmen across the states of the Federation. The proposal had generated controversy in parts of the country. According... Read more »

Buhari writes Saraki, promises to review national security architecture

President Muhammadu Buhari has resolved to review the country’s security architecture to tackle security challenges confronting the country. The president stated this in a letter dated January 25, 2018 to President of the... Read more »

Senate summons IGP over failure to arrest Benue killing suspects

The Senate on Wednesday summoned the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, over the failure by the Police to arrest perpetrators of killings in Benue State. The Senate had on January... Read more »

National Judicial Council queries, suspends Abia acting Chief Judge

The National Judicial Council has declared as illegal, the removal of the Chief Judge of Abia State by the House of Assembly. The council says it has also queried and suspended Obisike... Read more »

Coalition Movement not out to favour Buhari, others

Donald Duke, a former governor of Cross River State and one of the leaders of the Coalition for Nigeria has debunked reports that the newly-formed political movement would benefit President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more »

N3.1b Fraud: Suswam pressured witness to change statement – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), alleged on Wednesday  that a witness in the ongoing trial of former governor of Benue State, Mr. Gabriel Suswam, was pressured into changing his statement.... Read more »

Ogun, 8 IPPs sign deal for 286mw of power from solar, gas, waste

The Ogun State government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with eight selected independent power providers to generate 286 megawatts of electricity. The projects, christened ‘Light Up’ with a total cost... Read more »
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