President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate in response to the lawmakers’ indictment of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, and consequent call for his removal and prosecution.
– Former governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi has said Nigeria economic recession is unlikely to end this year – The governor said efforts are not yet being made by the government to end economic recession – The governor calls on Nigerian political parties to stop opposing each other and come together to build the...
China must strengthen its nuclear arsenal to “force the US to respect it” in response to the stance of new US President Donald Trump, a leading newspaper said Tuesday.
The Federal Government will not do anything to stifle press freedom, because it is keenly aware that a free press is vital to the success of any democracy, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said.
An Abuja High Court has again reaffirmed the bail granted former National Security Adviseer, Colonel Sambi Dasuki and five others in the arm deal trial involving $2.1bn.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has appealed to the National Assembly to approve the $30bn loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. Amaechi made the appeal during the Second Presidential Business Forum, which was presided over by Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday.
The Nigerian Senate has read a letter sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari re-nominating Mr Ibrahim Magu, as the substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Gambia’s central bank deposits are “intact”, a spokesman for President Adama Barrow said on Monday, a day after the new leader had said there was no money left in the state coffers.
Nigeria will continue to work together with other African countries to ensure that the African Union becomes a stronger and more robust organisation for the benefit of the continent and its people, the Vice President of Africa’s biggest economy, Yemi Osinbajo, has said.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his vacationing boss, President Muhammadu Buhari have been in touch, by phone reviewing local and international developments including the situation in Gambia.