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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 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 […]

Justice Osatohanmwen Obaseki-Osaghae of the National Industrial Court in Abuja has ordered the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission to immediately put in place a machinery to start the upward review of salaries to some judicial officers. The judge gave the ruling on Thursday in a case filed by a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Sebastian […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced a new deadline for the Continuous Voter Registration exercise as July 31, 2022. This is contained in a press release signed by the National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC, Festus Okoye, on Friday. According to the statement, the extension was as a result […]

The Federal Government has stated that there is no Collective Bargaining Agreement between it and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, which currently awaits signing by  the President.  The Minister of Labor and Employment, Chris Ngige, said even when such a Collective Bargaining Agreement is produced between unions and the Federal Government, it is not the President that signs but the […]

The Federal Government has directed the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), to allow Nigerians in diaspora to return to Nigeria with their expired International Passports. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, gave the directive on Wednesday, in Lagos, while responding to a complaint by a Nigerian-American citizen, Jamiu Kasumu, at the Alausa Passport Office, during his unscheduled […]

Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered a nationwide total ban on the use of Police SPY Vehicle Number Plates. Force Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, who announced this in a statement on Wednesday said all SPY number plates currently in use would be confiscated. “This is irrespective of whether it is authorised, or […]

The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) has announced the planned formal launching of the upgraded Lagos State Resident Identity Card (LAG ID Card), on Wednesday, July 20. This was made known by the General Manager of LASRRA, Engineer (Mrs.) Ibilola Kasunmu said the new LAG ID Card will be […]

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said that it has arrested one of the suspects, Suleiman Sidi, who escaped during the terror attack on Kuje prison, last Tuesday. In a statement signed by the NDLEA Director, Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi on Monday, it was revealed that the suspect was arrested at a motor […]

To mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration, the Federal Government has declared Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th July 2022, as public holidays. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, announced this in a statement by the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Dr Shuaib Belgore. Aregbesola congratulated all Muslims and Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora on the […]


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