Troops of the Nigerian military have arrested a Boko Haram fuel supplier, identified as Mai Mustapha, and one Madu, who coordinates procurement of food for the terror sect. Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said in a statement on Thursday that the fuel supplier and food coordinator were arrested by troops at Jehu […]
Nigerians are currently waiting on President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint advisers and members of his cabinet to kick-start his administration, this is coming after 1 week of the new government in office.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday arraigned the last batch of the accused persons in the hearing of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s N8bn mutilated currency fraud suit at the Federal High Court in Ibadan.
That Thing They Call Severance Pay; Former President Jonathan and His Cabinet Have To wait till 2016 to Collect Theirs
Former President Goodluck Jonathan; his deputy, Namadi Sambo; immediate past ministers and presidential aides as well as non-returning federal lawmakers will wait till next year before collecting their severance allowances, according to an investigation done by The PUNCH. What is severance pay then? Its that payment you give to past government officials, who don’t have […]
A group, Advocacy for Societal Rights Advancement and Development Initiative, has instituted a fresh suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to stop the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, from swearing the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday.
President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday said he would never be a part of any action that can lead to Nigeria’s disintegration. He said the predictions that the country would cease to exist in 2015 could have come true if he had not taken the decision to concede defeat in the March 28 Presidential election.
According to the Minister of State for Health, Mr Fidelis Nwankwo, the disease is not in anyway related to the Ebola virus disease as was earlier speculated. The outbreak of a mysterious disease in Ode-Irele, Ondo state which has claimed the lives of about 18 people has been attributed to the the consumption of contaminated […]
The Borno State-based pastor, Kallamu Musa-Dikwa, who accused CAN of collecting N7bn from President Goodluck Jonathan to campaign against the All Progressives Congress Presidential candidate in the March election, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari(retd.), has insisted that the christian body collected the said amount. Musa-Dikwa insisted on Monday in Kaduna that the Jonathan-government gave CAN N7bn.
FG opines that Satellite technology fetches Nigeria N116bn…The question is, is there anything to show for it?
Director-General of National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA, Prof. Seidu Onailo Mohammed says Communication Satellite is making a huge remittance to the economy by raking in about $90 billion in 2011 alone, comprising Satellite Television, Satellite radio and broadband. In addition, he said that about $16 billion revenue also accrued to the industry in […]
FEDERAL Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) and the Nigerian Singer-Songwriter, Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj in its efforts to projecting the country to the rest of the world. The Minister of Tourism, culture and National Orientation, Chief Edem Duke who made this known in […]