INEC gives APC, PDP, others deadlines

Ahead of primaries, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given deadlines to political parties on nomination and withdrawal of candidates.   The electoral commission also foreclosed the adjustment of…

ASUU: Ex-minister faults state varsities, protests rock South-West, Edo

The immediate past Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, has faulted lecturers of state universities who are participating in the going strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities.…

Northern Governors, Gumi Condemn Murder of Deborah, Appeal for Calm

Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) and Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, yesterday, joined the growing number of groups and individuals that have condemned last Thursday’s mob killing of Deborah…

Resignation directive: Amaechi, Sylva, Tallen, others to go today

Friday’s resignation of Minister of State (Mines and Steel Development) Uche Ogar increased the number of ministers who exited to contest election to four. Those who resigned earlier are: Emeka…

National Assembly transmits amended Electoral Act to Buhari

The National Assembly has transmitted the amended Electoral Act 2022 to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for assent, newmen has learnt. It was learnt on Sunday that the…

Emefiele meets Buhari as SGF clarifies quit order

Twenty-four hours after President Muhammadu Buhari ordered top government employees seeking political offices to resign, Central Bank of Nigerian (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, visited him at Aso Villa yesterday. Details…

2023: APC Presidential Aspirants Walking on Landmines

There are indications that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may be walking on political landmines ahead of the 2023 elections following the refusal of some of its serving ministers…

Buhari approves allowance for retired soldiers

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved the payment of debarment allowance for retired military personnel. The military veterans, under the aegis of Coalition of Concerned Veterans, had…

2023: PDP throws race for presidential ticket open

After months of speculations, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has finally thrown open the contest for its presidential ticket to all aspirants in the race. The decision was taken at…

ASUP declares two-week strike, says decision considerate

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has appealed to well-meaning Nigerians to prevail on the government so that the polytechnics across the country are not shut indefinitely. The union’s National…