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Mugabe Says He Will Preside Over ZANU-PF Conference

Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN) Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe declined to mention he was stepping down following ultimatum by Zimbabwe’s ruling party, ZANU-PF which...

Senate Summons Fashola Over Alleged $350m NSIA Spendings

BEVERLY HILLS, November 08, (THEWILL) – The Senate, on Wednesday, voted to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN) over the alleged...

NLC Shut Down Kaduna Over Teachers’ Sack

Workers on Wednesday shut down Kaduna to protest the sack of 21, 000 primary school teachers by the Kaduna State Government. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...

Nigeria’s Senate Approves Report Exonerating MTN Nigeria Over Forex Transfers

Nigeria’s Senate approved on Wednesday a report largely exonerating South African telecoms company MTN Group Ltd’s Nigerian unit, after the business was accused of...

Over 150 Players Storm Katsina For Badminton Tourney

Over 150 badminton players across Nigeria, yesterday converged on Katsina for the first edition of the Katsina Golden Star National Badminton Championship. According to...

Senate, Ortom, Others Commiserate With Tinubu Over Son’s Death

By Christiana Ekpa and from Uche Nnorom, Makurdi The Senate has expressed sadness over the death of Mr. Jide Tinubu, son of the National leader of the All Progressives...

AMCON Hands Over Metro Plaza to NAHCON

NAHCON Commissioner PPMF, Alhaji Yusuf Adebayo, Chairman NAHCON, Barr. Abdullahi Muktar (middle), representative of AMCON, Dr. Ben  Daminabo, and Bishop Toh Ujah,...

Ndoma-Egba Condoles with Tinubu Over Son’s Demise

By Andrew Essien, Abuja  The Chairman, Governing Board of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, SAN, has expressed shock and sadness over...

Atiku’s Son, Aminu in Custody Over Child ‘Abduction’

For disobeying a court order, Aminu, the son of a former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, was on Wednesday remanded in transit cell of Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court,...

Osinbajo Meets Kachikwu, Baru Over Cash Call Exit, Others

By Lawrence Olaoye Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday met with the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, the Group Managing Director if the...

Oil Unions Threaten Strike Over N800b Debts

The petroleum downstream sector seems set for another crisis, with key unions threatening to go on strike. The Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers Senior Staff Association...

Senators Furious Over Nigerian Army Chief Buratai’s Absence at Public Hearing

Members of the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions were on Wednesday infuriated by the refusal of the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, to...

Excessive Bank Charges: CBN Recovers Over N50 Billion for Customers

As part of its efforts to protect bank customers from undue exploitation, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN said on Wednesday it has so far recovered over N50 billion...

Obaseki Sacks Perm Sec Over N283m Budget Padding

The permanent secretary in the Edo State Ministry of Youth and Special Duties, Dr. (Ms) Osayuware Idahosa yesterday lost her job over alleged  padding of the  budget...

Sparks Fly In Benue Over Workers Salary Arrears

The issue of non-payment of workers’ salaries has come to a head in Benue State as long-drawn exchange of brickbats between the government and labour leaders in the...