Nigerian News

The president of the federal republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has on Monday in Abuja received the National Minimum Wage Report of the Presidential Technical Advisory Committee on its Implementation, with a pledge to review it speedily The PTAC,...
Thirty-five years after retirement from military service, former Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Col. Peter Obasa (retd), has made a passionate appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to pay his gratuity and pension. Speaking with journalists in his...
The Senate on Wednesday adjourned plenary until April 2 to enable its standing committees to work on the 2019 Appropriation Bill. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that heads of Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) are expected to appear...
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Sen. Bola Tinubu, has on Wednesday refuted all rumors flying around that he was in Kano and was involved in meddling with the state’s rescheduled elections. Tinubu in a statement said he...
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday set up an investigative and advisory committee on the Ita-Faji Building Collapse, which happened at No. 53, Massey Street, Ita-Faaji, Lagos Island. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr. Rotimi Ogunleye, during...
A Yola High Court has issued an order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting supplementary governorship election in Adamawa. INEC who had scheduled a supplementary election for March 23 after the initial March 9 election was declared...
The Commissioner for Local Government Affairs in Kano State, Alhaji Murtala Sulegaro, has denied claims that he, the Deputy Governor and other government officials, were arrested for disrupting the collation process during last Saturday’s Governorship Election. Sulegaro said this in...
Hundreds of Women on Tuesday were seen embarking on a peaceful demonstration, asking the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to release the result of the March 9 governorship election in Sokoto State. Hence, in other words, they were protesting...
Violence, voter apathy and vote-buying were notable incidences which evidently marred the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections that took place in the country on Saturday across the whole country. Reports from most parts of the country revealed...
Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo today, the 8th day of March 2019, turns 62 years. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was born on March 8, 1957, in Lagos. He attended the Igbobi College, Lagos, University of Lagos from 1975 to 1978, and...