Senate adopts direct primaries for political parties

Nigerian Senate has adopted use of direct primaries for political parties for all elective positions.The approval on Tuesday was sequel to motion for Re-...
Chiwetalu Agu

DSS flies Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu to Abuja, denies him access to family

The Department of State Services (DSS) has flown veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, who was arrested by soldiers in Onitsha last week to Abuja...

AfDB to design bonds to tackle Nigeria’s security crisis

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said it is ready to assist Nigeria in designing and implementing ‘Security-Indexed Investment Bonds’ to raise more resources...

At last, Senate empowers INEC to determine transmission of election results

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday, reconsidered the electoral act amendment bill and has empowered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to determine the best...

Supreme Court reserves judgment in N66bn suit by governors against FG

Nigeria's Supreme Court on Monday reserved judgment in a suit filed by the 36 state governors seeking order to compel the Federal Government to...
Innocent Gamboro Umar

NPA’s Gamboro Umar elected acting president of Apapa Club

The General Manager, Board Secretary/Legal Adviser of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Innocent Gamboro Umar, has taken over as the Acting President of the prestigious...
Boko Haram terrorists

Bandits attack Catholic seminary in Kaduna, kidnap students

Bandits on Monday night attacked St. Albert the Great Institute of Philosophy, a Catholic-run major seminary situated in Fayit community in Kagoma Chiefdom in...
Godwin Obaseki

Edo hasn’t passed anti open grazing bill because it can’t be implemented – Obaseki

Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has explained why the anti-open grazing law is yet to be enacted in his state is that the...
Ndubuisi Kanu

Court orders Nigerian Navy to hand over remains of Ndubuisi Kanu to Imo, Abia...

A High Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on Monday, ordered the Nigerian Navy to convey the body of the late retired Rear Admiral Ndubuisi...
Bakare and Buhari

Pastor Bakare meets Buhari in Aso Rock

Former vice presidential candidate and founder of Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare, is meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari...