Buhari, Others Spent N64billion on Foreign Trips in 2015-Adeosun
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has informed members of theHouse of Representatives that the federal government spent N64 billion on foreign trips. The minister, who addressed the lawmakers at plenary on theongoing sectorial debates on how to diversify the economy, said governmentwas trying to reduce the huge... Read more
Buhari appoint Ishaq Modibbo Kawu as NBC Boss and Bayo Onanuga as MD, NAN
  The Federal Government has appointed the Chief Executives of six information-related parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The appointments were announced in Abuja on Wednesday by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. The new Chief Executives are: Mr. Ishaq Modibo Kawu – Director-General,... Read more
Militants  Blow Up Another Agip Pipeline
Plans by the Buhari administration to checkmate the incessant attack on pipeline by militants in the Niger Delta seems not to be yielding results as  Militants in the Niger Delta region have once again  blown up another pipeline belonging to the Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) in Ikembiri, Southern... Read more
 Keyamo, 49 others for SAN award
For popular human rights lawyer, Barrister Festus Keyamo, this is a palatable news. This is because the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee has penciled down his name and the names of 49 legal practitioners for admission into the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria for 2016. The Secretary of... Read more
After the waiting game…Buhari Signs 2016 Budget into Law
At long last, President Muhammadu Buhari few minutes ago signed into law, the 2016 Budget.At hand to witness the ceremony held at held at the Presidential Villa Abuja, the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo; Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Speaker, Hon Yakubu Dogara. The Minister of Budget and National Planning,... Read more
Detained Kaduna Journalist, Jacob Dickson Regains Freedom After 7 Days In Prison
Detained Kaduna journalist, Jacob Dickson has finally regained his freedom after 7 days in prison. The embattled journalist who was detained on the order of the Kaduna State government, Nasir El- Rufai, was released on Thursday. He, however, expressed gratitude to his colleagues and human rights organizations in the... Read more
President Buhari too old to tame Fu;lani Herdsman- Ayodele Fayose
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has said that President Muhammudu Buhari is too old to tame the rampaging Fulani herdsmen adding that the people of Ekiti State are fully prepared to take vengeance on nomadic cattle Fulani herdsmen if they dare destroy farmers’ crops any longer across the state. Fayose spoke... Read more
EFCC Arrests Laitan Adesanyo, CEO Lenoil over Diezanigate
  For Laitan Adesnya, the Chief Executive Officer of Lenoil, these are indeed sad moments. Laitan is unhappy on account of the  continuation of the probe into how the Peoples Democratic Party allegedly bribed some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission before the 2015 presidential election, the Economic... Read more
EFCC Quizzes Emeka Mba and Board Members Over Sales of Spectrum To MTN
A former Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Emeka Mba and nine ex-members of the board are to explain to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) all they know about the sale/lease of 700Mhz spectrum to MTN for $171million (about N34,114,500,000.00). They are also to explain payment... Read more
Buhari Upturns Jonathan’s Abnormality as Pinnacle Communications assured of Playing its Role in Digitization Programme
To say the era of conducting government business with total disregard for the rules and impunity is over is like stating the obvious. The Minister of Information Alhaji Lai Mohammed exhibited this when restored Pinnacle Communications Limited, one of the licensed signal carriers under the Digital Switch Over (DSO)... Read more