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President Buhari lamented: “Speaking from personal experience, a chief executive of a state, a qualified lawyer, trained, the treatment of local governments, what they did, this is my personal experience, if the monies from the federal government to state governments is 100 million (naira), let’s put it at 100 million. 50 million will be sent […]

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says Nigeria is in good economic standing, and is not broke. While speaking at the 6th edition of President Muhammadu Buhari’s scorecard presentation organized by the Ministry of Information, the Minister emphasised that the country is in good economic standing. She added that the country […]

The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has assented to the bill which guarantees the right of females to inherit and own property in their father’s family, thereby making it a law in the state. He described it as historic, positively disruptive and capable of setting the society on the path of equal opportunities and sustainable […]

The federal government has paid members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) full salaries for the month of November 2022. According to Punch, the eight month arrears remained withheld by the Federal Government. A senior member of the union at the Bayero University Kano made this known in an interview with Punch corespondent […]

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has sought a legal advice on the ruling which sentenced him to three-month imprisonment for contempt of court. Justice Mobolaji Olajuwon of the Federal High Court, Abuja, had on Tuesday sent the IGP to prison while ruling on a suit filed by a former police officer, Patrick Okoli, […]

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has finally provided reason for the recent fuel scarcity being experienced in Lagos, Abuja, and some other major cities. In what appears to be their first official reaction to the crisis in the downstream oil industry, the NNPC has blamed the fuel scarcity and long queues at the […]

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd will tomorrow seal a Memorandum of Understanding on gas pipeline project with National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines of Morocco and the ECOWAS Commission. The MoU is expected to drive the execution of the 7,000km Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline project. In preparation of the signing of the agreement scheduled to […]

The Federal Government has resolved to take the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the lingering strike. This disclosure is contained in a statement issued on Sunday by the Head, Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Olajide Oshundun, who said that the Federal Government took the decision after […]

The death of Queen Elizabeth II marks a monumental and disruptive moment in the history of the nation. For many decades, there has been one consistent face on all over stamps, coins and notes, and her initials adorn postboxes, uniforms and government signage all across the UK. Thus, changing all this will be a huge […]

Kenya’s Supreme Court has upheld the election of William Ruto as the president-elect of the country. Ruto, Kenya’s Deputy President, was declared winner of the August 9 election by the Independent and Electoral Boundaries Commission. Raila Odinga had filed a suit challenging the election results as announced by the IEBC in August. Delivering the ruling […]


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