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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 […]

Owners of foreign-registered private jets, comprising top business moguls, leading commercial banks and other rich Nigerians, have dragged the Federal Government to court seeking to prevent the government from grounding their planes for allegedly refusing to pay import duty on the jets. The Federal Government had last November approved the decision of the Nigeria Customs […]

Nigerian Exchange Limited has joined six others in the African Exchanges Linkage Project to begin cross-border trading, to integrate the African capital market and free movement of investments in the region through the AELP link platform. According to PUNCH, the Exchange said, “The go-live happened when the platform was officially switched on at 0000 UTC. […]

Popular Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas AKA Hushpuppi has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment. The United States Central District Court in California on Friday sentenced Hushpuppi to 11 years in jail for fraud and money laundering. Recall that Hushpuppi was arrested in June 2020 in Dubai over an extensive fraud scheme that has robbed victims […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally broken his silence about the approval of the new naira note that has caused controversies between the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning. According to Buhari, the CBN had his backing on the decision to introduce new naira notes, adding that he […]


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