Communications minister urges National Assembly to pass NIPOST Reform bill

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu has called on the National Assembly to expedite action in deliberating and subsequently passing the Postal Reform Bill and other related bills. He explained that the bills before the

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Quit notice: Igbo, Arewa leaders’ meeting ends in deadlock

The committee set up to review the quit notice given to Igbo people in the north met on Monday with no outcome of their deliberations yet. Leaders of the northern coalition groups and representatives of the Igbo resident in the

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Make Buhari foreign minister if he does not resign — Fayose

Mr. Ayodele Fayose, Governor of Ekiti State, on Tuesday said if ailing President Muhammadu Buhari refuses to resign, he should be made the “Minister of Foreign Affairs”. Gov Fayose, who was speaking at a People’s Democratic Party (PDP) forum in

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Charly Boy slumps, others wounded as police fire tear gas at anti-Buhari protesters

Popular musician, Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charly Boy, has, Tuesday, reportedly collapsed in Abuja following inhalation of tear gas canisters shot at him and other protesters demanding that President Muhammadu Buhari resumes office or resigns if incapable of continuing his duties

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Anambra Shooting: Health Minister assures quality treatment

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Hon Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole has assured His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano that his ministry had placed on standby, a team that can be urgently deployed to beef

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Reps threaten arrest of T.Y Danjuma, TETFUND, boss over failure to appear

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts (PAC), on Tuesday threatened to arrest of the National Coordinator of the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNEI), Gen. Theophilus Danjuma and the ‎the Executive Secretary as well as ‎accounting officer of

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Drug dealer, philanthropist…meet ‘Bishop’ believed to be the target of Anambra shooting

The name Aloysius Ikegwuonu has been trending on social media since the devastating attack at St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Ozubulu, Anambra state. Recall that on Sunday, July 6, unknown gunmen had invaded the St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Ekwusigo

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NNPC to raise FG’s earnings by $30bn

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has disclosed that the four major investments it recently embarked upon with key upstream joint venture partners are capable of providing incremental revenue to the national treasury by over $30 billion within the next

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One person injured as police attempt dismissing anti-Buhari protesters in Abuja

One person has been reported injured on Tuesday, in Abuja, when policemen fired tear gas canisters at protesters. The protesters, who started yesterday are demanding the return of President Muhammadu Buhari who has been on medical leave in London, the

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Why I kept my marriage secret – D’banj

Nigerian singer, D’banj has revealed why he kept his marriage with Didi Kilgrow in 2016 secret. Last year, the pop star secretly tied the knot with his girlfriend Didi. D’banj who recently returned to Nigeria after spending time in the

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