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2023: Emefiele withdraws suit seeking eligibility to contest presidential election

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has withdrawn his lawsuit seeking an order to run for president without resigning from the apex bank....

2023 Elections: APC fixes new date for screening of presidential aspirants

The All Progressives’ Congress (APC) has announced a new date for the screening of its presidential aspirants for the 2023 general elections. This was made known by...

President promises to fight insecurity, says his government will not rest until peace is restored

President Muhammadu Buhari has re-echoed his government’s resolve to restore peace to every part of the country. Buhari said this on Monday during the 58th anniversary...

BREAKING: Nigeria’s GDP grows by 3.11% in Q1 2022

Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 3.11% year-on-year in real terms in the first quarter of 2022, indicating the sixth consecutive quarter of positive...

WHO issues fresh COVID-19 alert, warns against relaxing efforts

The World Health Organisation, WHO has warned countries that COVID-19 is not over. The Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tedros Ghebreyesus, spoke...

Oil firms on tight supply as U.S. driving season looms

Oil prices gained on Monday with U.S. fuel demand, tight supply and a slightly weaker U.S. dollar supporting the market. Brent crude futures rose 97 cents to $113.52 a...

Insecurity in South-east is politically motivated – Umahi

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State says he believes insecurity in the South East is politically-motivated and also ruled out foreigners as the masterminds. The...

FG appoints Nwabuoku as acting Accountant-General Of The Federation

The Federal Government has appointed Anamekwe Nwabuoku as the acting Accountant General of the Federation. Nwabuoku’s appointment was conveyed in a letter dated May...

Police probes beheading of Anambra lawmaker

The Nigerian Police Force have opened investigation into the beheading of Okechukwu Okoye, the lawmaker representing Governor Charles Soludo’s community in Anambra...

South-east APC Presidential hopefuls meet in Abuja, promises to support any Igbo candidate

Presidential aspirants from the South-east under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has resolved to support anyone among them eventually selected as the...