SERAP wants Buhari to probe Ganduje

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to order a second probe of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano. The governor is already being probed by Kano House of Assembly over the widely circulating video clips allegedly showing Ganduje receiving bribe. SERAP asked the President to direct the Attorney General of the […]

FCT MINISTER LAUDS UN AGENCIES FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS …Abaji MDG Water Project set for completion. 

The Minister, Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has lauded the UN and its agencies for their human development efforts in the Territory in particular and Nigeria in general. Malam Bello acknowledged the positive contributions of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) towards improving the living standards […]

Senator Adeleke Arraigned, Released on Personal Recognizance

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the recent Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, was arraigned on Wednesday and granted bail on personal recognizance by the Abuja division of the Federal High Court. Senator Adeleke, his brother, Sikiru Adeleke, and three others were arraigned on a four count charge of examination malpractice. The others […]

Nigeria Police arrest 400 Shi’ites in Abuja

Police in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) said 400 members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shi’ites, had been arrested in connection with Tuesday’s violent protest in the territory. Commissioner of Police in the area, Bala Ciroma, stated this when he presented the suspects to the media at the command’s headquarters in Abuja […]

FCTA warns Okada, Keke to stay off the city centre

  The Federal Capital Territory Administration has warned tricycle and commercial motorcycle operators in the FCT to stay off the city centre or risk having their vehicles confiscated. The FCTA Director of Security, Mohammed Maikasuwa, who gave this warning in Abuja on Friday, October 26, 2018, said Tricycles and Motorcycles, popularly known as Keke and […]

FCTA PARTNERS SHIPPERS COUNCIL ON $150 MILLION DRY PORT, TRUCK TRANSIT TERMINAL

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) and the Nigerian Shippers Council are to establish a dry port and truck transit terminal valued at over $150 Million. This, according to both parties, is a response to the city’s key place as a national capital and its rising profile as a commercial hub.  Share on: WhatsApp

PDP Submits Saraki’s Name To INEC As Its Senatorial Candidate For Kwara Central

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has sent the name of the President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, to the Independent National Electoral Commission as a senatorial candidate. The name of Saraki was among the list of candidates submitted to the commission in Abuja on Thursday night. Saraki, who represents Kwara Central […]

What we are doing to free Fayose from EFCC custody – Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), said efforts had begun to secure release of former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, from Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody. Mr Ozekhome said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday. Mr Fayose, whose tenure as governor ended on […]

FG did everything possible to save Hauwa killed Red Cross worker

*Expresses shock, sadness over the dastardly killing by Boko Haram The Nigerian Government has said it was shocked and saddened at the killing of another aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman by Boko Haram on Monday, despite the actions taken by the government and the widespread appeal to save the young woman. In a statement issued […]

2019 ELECTIONS: ERA OF LACK OF TRANSPARENCY OVER! BUHARI   

  The President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has assured Nigerians of free, fair and credible elections come 2019, with a firm declaration that the “era of lack of transparency and accountability in the electoral process is over.” He charged electoral officials to discharge their responsibilities bearing in mind that everybody would give account […]

OKITIPUPA PEOPLE HAIL  GOVERNOR AKEREDOLU’S WIFE ON FOWOSO WOMEN EMPOWERMENT.

  The people of Okitipupa, an oil rich Local Government Area in the south senatorial district of Ondo State, have lauded the wife of Ondo State Governor, Her Excellency, Chief Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, for her transformational leadership through the Forum for Wives of Ondo State Officials (FOWOSO) women empowerment program across the state.  Share on:

REVEALED: Gov. Ganduje caught on camera receiving $5m bribe

  Nigerian security agencies are currently analysing a number of video clips showing a Nigerian governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, receiving $5 million bribe. Multiple contractors who spoke with DAILY NIGERIAN on the condition of anonymity said the governor personally receives from 15 to 25 percent kickbacks for every project executed in the state. Sources familiar with […]

Lagos APC defies NWC, declares Sanwo-Olu governorship candidate.

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu as winner of Tuesday’s governorship primary. This was contrary to the position of the Clement Ebri-led National Working Committee appointed electoral panel, which had earlier nullified the election that produced Sanwo-Olu as winner. Ebri had said that the primary would […]

Ribadu makes u-turn in Adamawa APC governorship primaries

Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has indicated interest to participate in the rescheduled Adamawa APC governorship primaries election, hours after he withdrew from the race. Alhaji Salihu Bawuro, the Director-General, Ribadu campaign organisation, made the announcement at a news conference in Yola on Monday. The state APC governorship primary is rescheduled for Thursday. Ribadu withdrew from the […]

Minimum wage: Labour gives warning of nationwide strike.

The organised labour has served warning of an imminent nation-wide strike over Federal Government delay in the implementation of a new national Minimum Wage. Mr Joe Ajaero, President, United Labour Congress (ULC) gave the warning in a communique issued after its meeting on Monday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the […]

BACK TO SCHOOL VISITATION: GOVERNOR AKEREDOLU’S WIFE URGES ONDO TEACHERS AND STUDENTS TO STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE.

As schools resume for academic activities for the new session, Teachers and Students of Ondo State have been advised to pursue excellence in the teaching and learning process in the state. Share on: