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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 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 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, […]

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 […]

The chairman of Lagos State Parks and Garages management committee, Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, has said that the killing of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate in 2020 could not be connected to the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu. Oluomo said it was rather a political game by Tinubu’s […]

The Federal Government will present the certificate of registration to the Congress of Nigerian University Academics (CONUA), a breakaway faction of the Academic Staff Union of Universities  (ASUU), in Abuja today (October 4th) This is in an attempt to clip the wings of the ASUU. Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige will do […]

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, October 3, as a public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 62nd Independence Day anniversary. This was announced in a statement by Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, the minister of interior, on behalf of the federal government on Wednesday. Aregbesola, in the statement, noted that though the country is going through […]

The Labour Party’s #ObiDatti23 Forward Ever Rally scheduled to be held on October 1, 2022, suffered a setback on Wednesday as a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos ordered the party and its supporters not to converge on the Lekki Toll-Gate. The court also held that while Obi’s supporters cannot stop at the Lekki toll […]

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila; and Deputy Speaker, Ahmed Wase, on Thursday, led chairmen of relevant committees to a meeting over the lingering crisis between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Government representatives at the meeting were the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folashade Yemi-Esan; […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has splashed N200m on Team Nigeria’s athletes to the just-concluded World Athletic Championship in Oregon, USA and Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, UK. Speaking at a special reception organised for the athletes at the State House in Abuja on Thursday, President Buhari announced N200 millon reward for Team Nigeria contingent to Birmingham Games […]


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