INEC Server: Atiku invites Microsoft, IBM, Oracle to testify

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is insistent that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) stored election results in a server and has said he will... Read more »

Buhari prepares to dissolve cabinet, directs ministers to submit status report

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to dissolve his cabinet as he prepares to wind down his first term in office. Buhari, who was recently re-elected for a second term in office, in... Read more »

Presidency: I’m far more qualified than Atiku, Buhari tells tribunal

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to allegations contained in the petition by Atiku Abubakar and his party, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) before the presidential election tribunal. Buhari, in a response filed... Read more »

No subsidy removal until solution is found, says Finance minister

The Federal Government has said that until it is able to find the right formula to cushion the effect of subsidy removal, it would not contemplate removing subsidy. Minister of Finance, Zainab... Read more »

Senate reconvenes April 24 to pass 2019 budget

The much awaited report of the 2019 Appropriation bill was laid in the Senate and House of Representatives Wednesday. The Appropriation Committees of the two chambers submitted a harmonized budget report for... Read more »

Malabu scandal: Court orders arrest of Adoke, Etete, others

Justice Musa Senchi of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Jabi has ordered the arrest of former Ministers of Justice and Petroleum Resources – Mohammed Adoke and Deazia... Read more »

Court dismisses suit against 9mobile sale

The Federal High Court in Lagos Wednesday dismissed a suit by Spectrum Wireless Communications Limited against Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services (EMTS), owners of 9mobile. The plaintiff challenged the sale of Etisalat (which... Read more »

NUC processing applications for 303 new private varsities

The National Universities Commission (NUC) says it is currently processing applications for 303 new private universities to cater for the demand of tertiary education in the country. The Executive Secretary of NUC,... Read more »

OAU students protest alleged proscription of unionism

Students of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, on Tuesday took to the street to protest against the alleged proscription of the students’ union by the management of the institution. The... Read more »

FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays to mark Easter

The Federal government has declared Friday 19th and Monday 22nd April 2019 public holidays to mark this year’s Easter celebration. Minister of Interior, Lieutenant Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (Retd) who made the... Read more »
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