The Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has approved a new pump price after weeks of promises that it will retain N165. NNPC, in a notice to fuel marketers, directed them to change the petrol price on pumps to N179 per litre from N165 per litre effective today (Tuesday). This was even as the company […]

The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan has been impeached. Olaniyan was impeached by members of the state House of Assembly on Monday. The deputy governor was impeached around 11:30 am by the lawmakers. The House of Assembly is dominated by members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The lawmakers during the […]

THE Senate through its Panel on Public Accounts has ordered the arrest of the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency, Dr Bashir Jamoh, for allegedly paying $5mn to a legal firm as a professional fee for the recovery of a $9.3bn loss. The $5m was paid for the intelligence-based tracking of a global […]

The price of crude oil climbed above the $100 mark on Sunday hitting $101.16/barrel after trading around $98/barrel since Tuesday, as oil marketers in Nigeria maintained an increased pump price for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, higher than the approved rate. Industry figures seen on Sunday showed that Brent, the international benchmark for crude, […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has lent its voice to the ongoing industrial dispute between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as it has announced plans to commence a 2-day nationwide protest on Tuesday, July 26, in solidarity with the ongoing strike action by the lecturers union. The planned protest […]

Popular actress, Ada Ameh is dead, according to The NationShe died in Warri, Delta State around 11 pm on Sunday, a source who pleaded anonymity said on Monday morning.Ameh was said to have been a guest of an oil company toyshop and his family when she suddenly collapsed.It was gathered that she was rushed to […]

The Osun State Governor and the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the just concluded governorship election, Adegboyega Oyetola, in his reaction to the announced result by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has appealed to his supporters to remain calm. Oyetola, who lost the election to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) […]

The Zamfara State Government has suspended the Emir of Sabon Birnin Yandoto of Tsafe Local Government Area of the state, Aliyu Garba Marafa, for turbaning a notorious repentant bandits’ leader, Adamu Aliero, as Sarkin Fulani (leader of Fulani). This was contained in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Kabiru Balarabe, on Sunday […]

The Nigerian Customs Services has deactivated Five Star Logistics Limited terminal from its portal at the Tin Can Island port over N97.3 million debt. This was disclosed by the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) on Friday and confirmed by the Customs Service in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria. The Customs […]

The Anambra State House of Assembly on Friday passed the state 2022 Revised Appropriation Bill of N169.6 billion. The approval came more than 55 days after Gov. Charles Soludo presented the bill to the House. The passage followed the adoption of the report of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriation during the plenary in […]


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