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Senate asks Supreme Court to reinstate Onnoghen, says Buhari can’t remove CJN

2019-01-29T10:54:27+00:00

The Senate on Monday filed a suit before the Supreme Court praying for among others, an order reinstating Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. The Senate action came after it cancelled its scheduled plenary earlier billed for Tuesday (today). The Clerk of the Senate, Mr Nelson Ayewoh, who announced the cancellation in a statement signed by him, did not give reasons for the action. He only explained that the federal lawmakers would resume on February 19. But the Special Adviser (Media) to the Senate President, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, in a statement explained that the cancellation was due to [...]

Senate asks Supreme Court to reinstate Onnoghen, says Buhari can’t remove CJN 2019-01-29T10:54:27+00:00

Minimum Wage: FG to Send Proposal to NEC Thursday

2019-01-16T10:28:07+00:00

The Federal Government is set to present the N30,000 new National Minimum Wage proposal to the National Economic Council on Thursday (tomorrow) for further consultations. This was the key resolution of an extraordinary meeting of the Federal Executive Council, which ended in Abuja on Tuesday night. President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the meeting at the Presidential Villa. State governors, the Central Bank of Nigeria and some major Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government constitute the NEC. The Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed, informed State House correspondents after the FEC rose that deliberations centred on the minimum wage. Mohammed did not [...]

Minimum Wage: FG to Send Proposal to NEC Thursday 2019-01-16T10:28:07+00:00

Buhari Asks African Youths To Lead, Win Fight Against Corruption

2018-12-10T11:49:29+00:00

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged youths in Africa to lead and win the fight against corruption in order to reverse the negative trends in the continent. The President said this on Sunday in Abuja during the African Youth Congress Against Corruption. He added that success can be achieved in the war against corruption in Africa if the youths harness their energy towards the fight. “The young people of Africa, this fight against corruption is for you to lead and to win. In order to reverse the negative trends of corruption and its implication for Africa. “The youths of Africa must use [...]

Buhari Asks African Youths To Lead, Win Fight Against Corruption 2018-12-10T11:49:29+00:00

APC Primaries: President Buhari urges losers not to defect

2018-10-08T10:33:23+00:00

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated winners of All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries across the country and urged the losers to learn and demonstrate sportsmanship. In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President Buhari urged the losers of the primaries to accept the outcomes without bitterness or resentment. “In every competition, someone has to win and someone has to lose, but those who lost should not abandon the party or lose their enthusiasm for the advancement of the party,” he said. President Buhari also advised Nigerian politicians to learn from several aspirants like Governor [...]

APC Primaries: President Buhari urges losers not to defect 2018-10-08T10:33:23+00:00

Buhari meets Tinubu ahead of Lagos APC gov primary

2018-10-02T09:33:58+00:00

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The meeting which was held inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja, came barely 24 hours before the APC governorship primary for the state slated for Tuesday. It was gathered that the state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, was, however, not part of the meeting Buhari had with Tinubu. A Presidency source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, confirmed the meeting. “There was a meeting. But I don’t know what the meeting was about,” the source said. Tinubu and other critical stakeholders in [...]

Buhari meets Tinubu ahead of Lagos APC gov primary 2018-10-02T09:33:58+00:00

LEGEND OF THE DAY

2018-09-21T11:06:36+00:00

Today on legend of the day, we will celebrate legends who have left their comfort zones, sacrifice their resources, energy, time and even lives for the sustenance of peace in Nigeria be it as an Individual, Government, Civil Societies Organization, Traditional Leaders, Religious Leaders, Security Agencies and many more. Death or alive, we celebrate and acknowledge your immense contribution towards ensuring we live in a peaceful environment. We celebrate you for raising your voice in condemning crimes, advocating for justice, protecting lives and properties, advocating for peaceful coexistence, providing humanitarian aid, protecting the rights of people especially those in the IDPs [...]

LEGEND OF THE DAY 2018-09-21T11:06:36+00:00