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House of Reps threaten to withhold MDAs’ 2022 budget

The House of Representatives has warned that any ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) that fail to implement the 2021 budget will be turned back...

N20b Bailout loan: EFCC withdraws forfeiture case against Kogi govt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has withdrawn its suit seeking the forfeiture of the N20 billion bailout funds granted to the Kogi...

62 killed, 624 injured in road crashes in Adamawa – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Adamawa Sector Command, says no fewer than 62 persons were killed and 624 injured in road accidents between January...

Nigeria’s inflation falls to 16.63% in September – NBS

Inflation rate in Nigeria declined for the seventh consecutive month to 16.63% in September. The Statistician-General of the Federation, Simon Harry, while speaking at a...

Buhari meets Pastor Tunde Bakare in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari received the current Overseer of The Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Friday. The...

We’ve killed 250 bandits, captured 600 – Defence chief

The Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Lucky Irabor, a general, says security agencies have so far neutralized 250 bandits and captured over 600 since...

2022 Budget: Buhari, Osibanjo to spend N3.6 billion on feeding, travels

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo plan to spend N3.57 billion on feeding and travel expenses next year. This is contained in the...

Lagos postpones reopening of airport Apapa-Oshodi flyover

The Lagos government has announced that the ongoing repair of the airport flyover along the Apapa-Oshodi expressway has been rescheduled for completion. The Commissioner for...

FG directs TV stations to feature sign language interpreters in news presentation

The Federal Government says it will direct the  Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to compel public and private television stations to feature sign language interpreters during...

University of Ibadan appoints Kayode Adebowale as new VC

Kayode Adebowale has emerged as the 13th vice-chancellor of Nigeria’s premier university, the University of Ibadan. The announcement was made by the chairman of the...

NiMet predicts 3-day sunshine, thunderstorms across Nigeria starting Friday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms from Friday to Sunday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Thursday in Abuja predicted sunny skies to...

Nigerian Military finally confirms death of ISWAP leader, Al-Barnawi

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor, has confirmed the killing of Leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu...

House of Reps passes 2022 budget for second reading

Just like the Senate, the House of Representatives has passed the 2022 Appropriation Bill for second reading after a two-day debate on the general...

Buhari reappoints Milland Dikio as head of Amnesty Programme

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of Colonel Milland Dikio (Rtd) as Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) for another one-year...

 Iyiorchia Ayu emerges northern consensus national chairmanship candidate

A former Senate President, Iyorchia Ayu, has emerged the northern consensus candidate for the position of National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ayu...