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APC to hold National Convention in April

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday said it would hold its National Convention in April.... Read more


We will use pension fund to finance infrastructure in Nigeria - Osinbajo

The Federal Government is working on "how to tap into the huge pension fund to finance infrastructure in the country," Vice President Yemi Osinbajo disclosed at the World Economic Forum holding in Davos, Switzerland on Wednesday.... Read more


Senator Ahmed Makarfi says PDP is government-in-waiting

The Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) on Wednesday said it was not just an opposition party but a government-in-waiting... Read more


Aisha Buhari expresses pain over accidental bombing in IDP camp

The wife of the president, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, feels really pained by what she described as the erroneous bombing of Rann in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State by the Nigerian Air Force fighter jet... Read more


IMN demands unconditional release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky

The Shuhadah Foundation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has demanded the unconditional release of Shiek Ibrahim Zakzaky in compliance with an order of an Abuja Federal High Court.... Read more


Minister orders investigation into accidental bombing in Borno

The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has ordered a full scale investigation into Tuesday’s accidental bombing of civilian target by the military in Rann, Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno.... Read more


Nigerian government confirms deployment of fighter jets, soldiers to Gambia

The Nigerian government has confirmed that it has deployed fighter jets and at least 200 soldiers to join their Senegalese counterparts for a Gambian mission.... Read more


Nigerian Air Force fighter jets, troops deployed to Gambia

The Nigerian Air Force on Wednesday deployed troops and fighter jets to Gambia, as part of the Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS) mandate to enforce the December 1, 2016 election result in Gambia.... Read more


Senegal asks UN to back ECOWAS action in Gambia

Senegal on Wednesday presented a draft resolution to the UN Security Council seeking support for ECOWAS efforts to press Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to step down, diplomats said.... Read more


IPOB announces Trump solidarity rally

A pro-Biafra group on Wednesday announced its intention to hold a rally in Nigeria in support of Donald Trump on his inauguration day as US president.... Read more


Court to hear ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan’s suit against EFCC on Feb. 13

A Federal High Court Lagos, on Wednesday fixed February 13 to hear a suit by an ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan against the EFCC seeking to unfreeze her account.... Read more


2017 Budget: Senate sets oil benchmark at $44.5 per barrel

The Senate on Wednesday approved the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) and set oil benchmark for 2017 budget at 44.5 dollars per barrel.... Read more


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APC to hold National Convention in April
The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday said it would hold its National Convention in April.
Read More...

We will use pension fund to finance infrastructure in Nigeria - Osinbajo
The Federal Government is working on "how to tap into the huge pension fund to finance infrastructure in the country," Vice President Yemi O....
Read More...

Senator Ahmed Makarfi says PDP is government-in-waiting
The Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) on Wednesday said it was not just an opposition party but a government-in-waiting
Read More...

Aisha Buhari expresses pain over accidental bombing in IDP camp
The wife of the president, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, feels really pained by what she described as the erroneous bombing of Rann in Kala Balge Local Gove....
Read More...

IMN demands unconditional release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky
The Shuhadah Foundation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has demanded the unconditional release of Shiek Ibrahim Zakzaky in compliance with an....
Read More...

Minister orders investigation into accidental bombing in Borno
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has ordered a full scale investigation into Tuesday’s accidental bombing of civilian target by the mili....
Read More...