Friday, November 22, 2019

Constituency project: Court orders interim forfeiture of N116 million

By Olusola Adeoye    Justice A. Muhammad of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, granted an order for interim forfeiture of N116m alleged to be...

Gombe governor vows to recover alleged Ibrahim Dankwabo’s ‘loot’ at all...

By Iheoma Nnabugwu Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya, has vowed to retrieve all looted funds and property allegedly taken away by the...

2023: We’ll bank on Goodluck Jonathan, Bukola Saraki, Nyesom Wike

By Agencies The Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, has said the PDP BoT...

President Buhari congratulates Anglican primate-elect

By Olusola Adeoye  President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Most Rev. Henry Ndukuba, on his election as the Primate-elect of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican...

Federal government commended for siting projects in Daura emirate

By Agencies  The coalition of 42 political associations in Daura emirate has commended the federal government for sitting projects that would accelerate the rapid...

Stakeholders lament deplorable state of federal roads, urge government intervention

By Agencies Some stakeholders have lamented the deplorable state of federal roads in their respective areas, saying the situation is adversely affecting the socio-economic...

UNGA74: Nigeria’s day in the sun – Presidency

By Olusola Adeoye The Presidency has described the 74th United Nations General Assembly, which begins fully on Monday, as Nigeria’s “day in the sun’’. Mr Femi...

NBS: Average price for kerosene, diesel, petrol rose in August

By Brendan Umoren The average prices paid by consumers for kerosene, Automotive Gas Oil (diesel) and Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) increased in August, the Nigeria...

Official: Central bank, governors agree to develop agric sector

By Agencies The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and governors of the 36 states of the federation on Thursday agreed to pool resources to develop...

Nigeria records 20,000 snake bites yearly – minister

By Olusola Adeoye An average of 20,000 cases of snake bites are recorded in Nigeria annually, the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has said. He...

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