Politics

House Seeks Stiffer Punishments for Sellers, Smokers of Indian Hemp in Nigeria

A Bill seeking imprisonment and stiffer punishments for cultivators, sellers and smokers of cannabis otherwise called Indian hemp in Nigeria is currently before the...

National Assembly Spends Billions Of Naira On Constitution Review

The perennial constitution amendment exercise by the National Assembly is characterised by proposals that keep resurfacing despite gulping billions of naira yearly,...

APC’s Abiru wins Lagos East senatorial bye-election

All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Tokunbo Abiru, has been declared winner of Lagos East senatorial bye-election, in Epe Local Government Area. INEC collation...

Low Turn Out in Lagos East bye-Election.

The bye-election to fill the vacant Lagos East Senatorial Seat and the Kosofe Constituency 2 in the Lagos House of Assembly witness high voter apathy. The election which...

Sack of service chiefs not tied to public opinion-Presidency

Amid rising reports of insecurity and killings by insurgents, which has escalated calls for sacking of service chiefs, the presidency has said the demands for the sack...

Insecurity: President Buhari reacts to Boko Haram killing of farmers in Borno State, describes it as insane

  President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed grief over the killing of farmers on rice fields at Zabarmari, in Jere Local Government of Borno State, describing the...

Breaking: Boko Haram beheads 43 farmers in Borno

  Forty-three farmers in Koshobe village of Jere Local Government Borno State have been reportedly executed by suspected members of Boko Haram on Saturday. The...

Fuel, Electricity Hike: FG, Labour Meeting Adjourned To Monday

The rescheduled meeting between the federal government and the organized labour over recent hike in fuel price and electricity tariff has ended without both parties...

Court rules out suit by SERAP against Minister, NBC

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has struck out the case filed by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) against Minister of Information and...

Adamawa Senator Abbo defects to APC

Senate member, Elisha Abbo has officially defected from the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Adamawa North Senator made...