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PDM withdraws petition against Buhari’s victory

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed a petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) challenging the re-election of President Muhammadu...

US place visa ban on Nigerians who undermined 2019 polls

The United States has announced an urgent imposition of visa restrictions on Nigerians it accused of trying to undermine democracy at this year’s general elections....

Absenteeism: FG sacks 2,525 N-Power beneficiaries

Federal Government has sacked 2,525 beneficiaries of its N-Power programme for absenting themselves from their primary places of assignment across the country. In a...

Senate suspends recess to screen ministerial nominees

The Senate has postponed its annual recess for one week in order to conclude the screening of ministerial nominees whose names were forwarded to the Red chamber by...

CBN retains MPR at 13.5 percent

The Monetary Policy committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria has agreed to retain the Monetary Policy rate at  13.5%. Governor of the apex bank, Godwin Emefiele...

Screening of ministerial nominees begins Wednesday, says Lawan

Screening of ministerial nominees will commence on Wednesday, says Senate President Ahmad Lawan. Lawan said this after reeling out the list on the floor of the upper...

Proscribe IMN within 7 days, Coalition of Ohanaeze youths asks FG

The Coalition of Ohanaeze Youth Groups has given the Federal Government 7-day ultimatum to proscribe the activities of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN,...

See Full list of Ministerial nominees submitted by President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his list of ministerial nominees to the senate for screening and approval. The list which has a total of 43 names was sent to the...

Fifteen killed as gunmen attack Katsina Village

Yet to be identified gunmen have attacked Zango community in Katsina State, north-west Nigeria, killing no fewer than 15 people. A witness who confirmed the attack said...

CBN licences three news banks

The Central Bank of Nigeria has issued licenses to three new banks, taking the number of licensed banks in Nigeria, from 21 to 23. This was published on the CNB’s...