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Senate shut motion to scrutinize Buhari’s Democracy Day speech

Lawmakers at the 9th National Assembly have thrown out a motion to debate President Muhammadu Buhari’s Democracy Day speech in plenary. Quoting Order 52 of the Senate...

Lagos gets new Chief Judge

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu says he is committed to sustaining the reform in the judicial sector. Sanwo-Olu made the assertion at the swearing-in of Justice...

Nigeria’s oil revenue hit N85trn in 5 years

Nigeria is now the highest oil revenue earner in Africa, after the country made about N85 trillion ($236.2 billion) from oil between 2014 and 2018, says the...

74 killed as MNJTF troops, insurgents clash

Sixty four Boko Haram insurgents have been neutralized by troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF). In a statement, Spokesperson for the Force, Colonel...

Gunmen kidnap wife of Taraba NLC Chairman

Abigail Peter, wife of the chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (Taraba state)  has been abducted by unknown gunmen. The victim was abducted at the early hours of...

Rochas Okorocha sworn in as senator

Former Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has been sworn in as senator representing Imo West Senatorial District in the federal House of Representatives. The former...

Man United host Chelsea on opening day of 2019/20 EPL season

Manchester United will begin their Premier League campaign at home to Chelsea after the fixtures for the 2019-2020 season were confirmed on Thursday. Ole Gunnar...

APC, PDP to nominate presiding officers of the 9th Assembly

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress and  Peoples Democratic Party are set to send the names of their candidates to the presiding officers for announcement...

BREAKING: Buhari, Weah hold meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and Liberian President, George Weah, are currently in a closed-door meeting at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. No details have been provided...

FG to lift vehicle importation ban from Benin

After a successful implementation of the bilateral electronic connectivity programme between Nigeria and Republic of Benin, the Federal Government is set to lift the ban...