Senate Presidents Mourn Late Dr Alex Ekwueme , Nigeria’s First Vice President

Nigeria’s current Senate President Bukola Saraki and the immediate past senate president Senator David Mark  expressed grief over Ekwueme’s death. Saraki in a statement in Abuja that Ekwueme was a rare personality and an exceptional leader who dedicated himself to the development of the country. The statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and […]

Breaking: President Mugabe Officially Steps Down After A 37 Year Rule In Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe Tuesday, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda told lawmakers, ending a 37-year rule defined by brutality and economic collapse   “I Robert Gabriel Mugabe in terms of section 96 of the constitution of Zimbabwe hereby formally tender my resignation… with immediate effect,” said speaker Mudenda, reading the letter. More to […]

President Buhari Advocates For Rule Of Law In Zimbabwe’s Emerging Leadership Crisis

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm in Zimbabwe and respect for the country’s constitution. The call was made in a statement issued on Friday by Mr. Femi Adesina, the President’s spokesman. According to the statement, President Buhari is urging all political and military stakeholders in Zimbabwe to avoid any action that may spark conflict in the […]

Labour Leader Assassinated In Okene , Abuja and Kogi NLC Chapter Mounts Pressure

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged security agencies to fish out the murderers of Comrade Abdulmumuni Yaqub killed at Okene, Kogi State. He was the branch Chairman of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Science Technology Technical Education Board (STTEB). NLC President Ayuba Wabba in a statement yesterday condemned the killing, demanding for a swift […]

Carbonated Drinks: House Of Reps Quizzes Manufacturers On Health Standards.

The House of Representatives has cautioned manufacturers of carbonated drinks and fruit juice to ensure that the health of consumers take precedence over profit-making This was the resolve at the continued public hearing by the ad-hoc committee investigating the production and distribution of drinks manufactured by the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) and other drinks marketed […]

NASS Set To Initiate Probing Of Previous Administrations Over Privatization Of Several Government Properties In The FCT

The Nigerian Senate has announced that it will soon begin a rigorous investigation into the controversies surrounding the concession and privatization of some government property in the Federal Capital Territory to the tune of N2.7 billion. It described the entire process as a national disaster and leadership failure. The upper legislative chamber said it was […]

APC NEC Meeting: Full Text Of President Buhari’s Speech

MR. PRESIDENT’S REMARKS AT THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC), TUESDAY 31ST OCTOBER 2017, AT THE NATIONAL SECRETARIAT, ABUJA   Protocols,   May I warmly welcome everybody to this important meeting of our party’s executive body. Let me on a personal note thank you all for your prayers and good wishes, which […]