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The Chairman of the Zamfara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Colonel Bala Mande, retired has described the move by the State lawmakers to impeach the Deputy Governor, Mahadi Gusau baseless and malicious. He stressed that there is a subsisting court order stopping them when they had earlier attempted to impeach him. He […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) says contrary to media reports, it has not declared a strike yet. The body of university teachers said it only instructed branches across the country to observe lecture-free days between Monday, February 7 and Wednesday 9 as part of mobilisation for a potential industrial action over the persistent […]

Super Eagle’s player William Troost-Ekong says the Super Eagles can’t afford to miss out on a place in the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar following their shocking exit from the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The Super Eagles stumbled in the second round of the competition going down to a 1-0 defeat […]

Nigeria’s Super Eagles Defender Ola Aina is confident the Super Eagles will put up a better performance at the next Africa Cup of Nations following their shocking exit from the competition in Cameroon 2021. The Eagles started the competition on a brighter note, winning all three group games against Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau, They however […]

246 Newly recruited Officers of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, have graduated from the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence, NSCDC, Training Academy. The Chairman of the ICPC, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, who was the Reviewing Officer at the Passing Out Parade of the officers, said that the coming on board of […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the suspension of the removal of fuel subsidy until further notice. Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, said this on Tuesday after meeting with the President at the Aso Rock Villa Abuja. Addressing State House Correspondents, the minister said the executive will propose 18 months extension to National Assembly […]

The National Assembly has adopted direct, indirect and consensus model of Selection of candidates for political parties, This was expressed In clause 84(2) of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill in the Harmonised Report by both chambers of the National Assembly. Editor: Paul Akhagbemhe

The All Progressives Congress APC has fixed February 26, 2022, for its national convention Chairman of the Caretaker/ Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni disclosed this at the ongoing Progressives Women Congress in Abuja He however did not state the venue of the convention. The party is expected to come up with a comprehensive […]

While the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, returned to court this Tuesday economic activities again declined in Owerri the Imo state capital. IPOB had announced a sit-at-home in solidarity with Kanu, over his trial, asking people of the South-East to remain indoors. The order was substantially complied with in […]

Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila at the resumption of plenary on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the rejection of the electoral act amendment bill by the executive. The speaker in his welcome address said the direct primary provision in the bill was intended to strengthen the foundation of democracy in Nigeria and ensure […]

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