Senate in rowdy session over Buhari’s appointments

Passes Agency for National Ethics and Values Bill 2018 The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Federal Character to look into allegations of lopsidedness in appointments by President Muhammadu Buhari. The committee has till next […]

Bloodbath threatens stability, Sultan warns

Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III • Dino Melaye escapes alleged assassination plot • Yahaya tasks security agencies on violence in Kogi Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, yesterday condemned the wave of violence across […]

Fayemi meets Buhari at presidential villa, denies vote buying

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi (left), presenting his Certificate of Return to President Muhammadu Buhari, Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu, and Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, at the state House in Abuja…yesterday • Hints on […]

Buhari meets Saraki in Aso Rock, NEC silent on revenue sharing crisi­s

Nigeria's senate president Bukola Saraki . President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday m­et with Senate President Bukola Saraki ­at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Saraki arrived the Villa at about 6:02 p.m.­ and proceeded straight for a closed-doo­r […]

Support group alleges plot to link Atiku with herders’ attacks

PHOTO: ATIKU ABUBAKAR/GUARDIAN NIGERIA The Atiku Renaissance Group has accused the Federal Government of planning to link former Vice President to the raging killings by herdsmen in parts of the federation. Its Secretary-General, Awwal Tahir, […]

Traffic party on Lagos roads as tankers’ takeover enters fourth day

• ‘Operation Restore Sanity’ begins today • Lagos seeks postponement of Third Mainland Bridge closure • Residents want evacuation directives backed with action Four days after the lawlessness drivers and owners of articulated trucks unleashed […]

AIB, UNILAG sign MoU on material lab usage

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on the use of its metallurgical laboratory at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport […]

FG to complete abandoned projects in Ebonyi varsity

The Federal Government has pledged to complete all abandoned federal government funded projects in Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State. President Muhammadu Buhari made this known when he commissioned some ecological projects initiated and […]

Twitter appoints Okonjo-Iweala to board of directors

Okonjo Iweala Social media giant Twitter Inc has announced the appointments of Nigeria’s former Minister of finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to its board. Okonjo-Iweala was appointed alongside Robert Zoellick as new independent directors with immediate effect, […]