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Nwoye decamps to APC

Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2013 poll in Anambra State and the member representing Anambra East and West in the House of Representatives, Chief Tony Nwoye has abandoned the PDP for All Progressives Congress, APC.

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President calls for speedy passage of pending bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on lawmakers to give accelerated  consideration and speedy passage of some bills pending before them as they approached the completion of one legislative year on June 9, 2016. He made this call while speaking at

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PDP Reopens National Secretariat

The National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party reopened for business today. It would be recalled that the secretariat, which was sealed off by armed policemen, on May 22 after the leadership tussle in the party worsened has been a

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Serge Aurier: Ivory Coast international arrested in Paris

Ivory Coast international Serge Aurier was arrested and placed in police custody on Monday after he was involved in an incident in Paris. The 23-year-old, who plays for French side Paris St Germain, is alleged to have had an altercation

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Marcus Rashford: Man Utd striker signs new deal until 2020

Manchester United’s 18-year-old striker Marcus Rashford has signed a new deal which will keep him at Old Trafford until June 2020. He scored twice on his first-team debut against Midtjylland in February and finished the season with eight goals in

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Nigerians Must Start Patronizing Own Products- FG

The Federal Government says it intends to make Nigerians look inwards by buying products, especially vehicles made in the country. This assertion was made by the minister of science and technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, in Abuja on Monday. Onu said

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FG Moves To Retrieve Loans Granted To Banks

The Federal Government has set up an inter-agency committee on recovery of loans granted to commercial banks and corporate organizations by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). The committee, which was inaugurated last Thursday in Abuja by the Minister of

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Lawmakers To Commence Electronic Voting System- Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has announced the imminent commencement of an electronic voting system for members of the lower chamber. Mr. Dogara said the adoption of the system was in tandem with the legislative goals

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I Will Defend Democracy Until I Die- Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said he will devote the rest of his life to the defence of democracy in Nigeria. The former governor of Lagos State said this in a statement, titled,

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How PDP Jobbers Delay FCT Cabinet—Investigation

The inclusion of repentant chieftains of the ousted Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, into the yet to be constituted cabinet of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT administration, may be delaying the emergence of mandate secretaries by the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad

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