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Nigerians are still shamelessly corrupt – Prof. Sagay.

Prof. Itsey Sagay The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration had made a lot of progress in the fight against corruption, but Nigerians are still shamelessly corrupt. Sagay...

Senate summons NIMASA DG to appear before it.

The Senate Joint Committee on Navy, Marine Transport and Finance on Wednesday, asked the Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Mr Dakuku Peterside, to appear before it unfailingly on Thursday. The committee is...

Sanwo-Olu flags-off rehabilitation of roads in Ikorodu

Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu today officially flagged-off the Rehabilitation/Upgrading of Itamaga-Elepe, Ijede Road, Phase 1 in Ikorodu LGA. Area to be covered: Itamaga to Ewu Elepe Total distance: 6.05Km. CONTRACTOR: Arab Contractors Nigeria Ltd. -...

Court orders recovery of pensions, entitlements paid to Saraki, Akpabio, other ex-govs

A federal high court in Ikoyi has asked the federal government to recover pensions and allowances received by former and serving senators as ex-governors. The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) disclosed the ”landmark judgement”...

Police arrest woman for poisoning her step daughter in Katsina

The police in Katsina State have arrested one Aisha Abubakar, 38, for allegedly killing her stepdaughter by poisoning. This is contained in a statement signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah and...

Lawan swears-in Smart Adeyemi as Senator

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan on Wednesday swore-in Senator Smart Adeyemi to represent Kogi West Senatorial District. Adeyemi emerged victorious at the bye-election recently conducted in the district by the Independent National Electoral Commission. He defeated Senator...

National Security: President Buhari Pledges Total Commitment To Safer, Secure Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday, December 4, 2019 in Abuja launched the National Security Strategy 2019 document with a pledge that his administration ‘‘remains fully and unreservedly committed’’ to achieving a safer and a more secure...

FG to arraign Ifeanyi Ubah over N135bn debt

The Federal Government has filed criminal charges against Ifeanyi Ubah and his Capital Oil and Gas Industries Limited over an indebtedness of N135bn to the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria. In the charges filed before...

2020 budget: Reps committee presents final report, increases budget

The House of Representatives committee on appropriations has submitted the final reports on the 2020 appropriations bill. The Chairman of the committee, Muktar Batera laid the report on Wednesday. According to the report of the committee,...

Buhari’s daughter, Hanan bags first class in photography at UK university

First Lady, Aisha Buhari has announced the graduation of one of her daughters, Aisha Hanan Buhari Jnr, with a first class degree. However, what ought to be a celebration of brilliance and academic excellence with...