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Why court declared Unachukwu the sole candidate for NBA National Publicity Secretary

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) position for the National Publicity Secretary has been settled as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Abuja has declared John Austin Unachukwu as the rightful candidate for the office. In the suit

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Ikpeazu lifts Aba curfew

Okezie Ikpeazu, governor of Abia state, has lifted the 6pm to 6am curfew imposed on the commercial city of Aba. Enyinnaya Appolos, the governor’s chief press secretary, who disclosed this, said it is as a result of the improved security situation

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Buhari ‘directs’ MDAs to compile names of looters for publication

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed relevant ministries, departments, and agencies to compile documents of names of public officials from whom funds have been recovered so far. According to the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Abubakar Malami, Attorney General of

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Plateau killings: Air force deploys fighter aircraft, troops

The Nigerian Air Force has deployed its troops and fighter aircraft including the L-39ZA aircraft and the EC-135 attack helicopter to Jos, Plateau State, to join the military efforts in curtailing the herdsmen’s killings in the state. This deployment was

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How Patience used Jonathan’s aide to launder N 5.1BN – Witness

The prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of a former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa Tuesday, told Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos, how Mr Dudafa allegedly laundered several billions of Naira for

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Buhari leaves for Turkey after presiding over FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of federal executive council (FEC) in the presidential villa, Abuja. The FEC meeting which st_arted at about 10am, was attended by the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Habiba Lawal, acting secretary to the

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No visa on arrival for Africans – Nigeria Immigration Service declares

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says there was no policy for issuance of visa on arrival Africans visiting the country. One of the benefits of the Federal Government’s Ease of Doing Business initiative is an issuance of visa on arrival

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LAUTECH students resume lectures Monday

Lectures will resume in Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, next Monday, October 23, 2017. This followed the decision of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), LAUTECH to suspend its prolonged strike at its congress held on Tuesday.

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Unpaid workers salaries worries Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite of interventions by the Federal Government. He showed his displeasure on Tuesday while receiving a group of

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Prison warder commits suicide after photos showing her hugging and kissing an inmate went viral (photos)

A prison warder whose photos showing her hugging and kissing an inmate committed suicide on Monday, after the images went viral on social media. Four pictures showing the unidentified female prison warder from the Losperfontein Correctional Service Centre near Brits in

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