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Covid-19: Buhari Lifts Ban on Religious gathering, as Schools across Nigeria Remain Shut

The Nigerian Government led by President  Muhammadu Buhari has lifted the ban on religious gathering across the country. This means…

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CBN reacts to videos, pictures of new N2,000 and N5,000 in circulation

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reacted to the circulated videos and pictures that claimed it had introduced N2,000…

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More stimulus package for MSMEs coming, says FG

The Federal Government will soon roll out additional stimulus packages for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) across the country.…

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Kaduna Governor El-Rufai cries out as bandits take over Northwest

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has lamented over the high spate of banditry in the Northwest. El-Rufai told State…

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Increasing Cases Of COVID-19 May Overwhelm Our System – Health Minister

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, on Wednesday, said the increasing number of new COVID-19 cases may have an overwhelming…

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Make Diaspora Voting Possible, Former Minister, Prof Tunde Adeniran, Tells Nigerian Government

Professor Tunde Adeniran, former Minister of Education and Ambassador of Nigeria to Germany, has asked the Nigerian Government to facilitate…

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COVID-19: Nigeria considers morning, afternoon classes for schools resumption

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has said it will soon release guidelines for the reopening of schools across…

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Alleged NDDC N40 billion scandal: Senate attacks Akpabio, says blackmail won’t stop probe

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio on Wednesday came under serious knocks for trying to blackmail the…

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Edo guber: Aspirant says APC `progressives’ to produce consensus flag-bearer

A leading governorship aspirant in the upcoming Edo gubernatorial elections announced on Tuesday that his faction of the APC had…

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NDDC engaging in illegal spending of billions, refuses to submit budget performances – House of Reps

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, took swipes on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), describing it as a “corrupt”…

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Nigeria Air Force Is Loyal to President Buhari – Air Marshal Abubakar Sadique

Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Abubakar Sadique, has said that the Air Force is loyal to President Muhammadu…

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Nigerians blast Abike Dabiri, Pantami on social media

Nigerians on social media have expressed their disappointment over what they described as a public show of shame between the…

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INEC Releases Policy Framework For Conducting Elections During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released a framework for the conduct of elections during the COVID-19 pandemic. The…

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NNPC reacts as Nigerians condemn appointments of ‘only Northerners’

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says its appointments always adhere to the principle of transparency and accountability. Kennie Obateru,…

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Atiku Congratulates Chief Edwin Clark on His 93rd Birthday

Nigeria’s former Vice President 1999 – 2007 and PDP Presidential candidate in the 2019 Presidential election has joined Nigerians to…

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Eid-El-Fitr: Keep Your Spirits Up In Spite Of COVID-19, Buhari Tells Muslims

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the COVID-19. According to him, the…

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Buhari Appoints Prof Obioma As NECO Registrar/CEO

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Godswill Obioma as the new Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations…

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Buhari signs Executive Order on financial autonomy for state legislature, judiciary

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, signed into law an Executive Order to grant financial autonomy to the legislature and the…

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FG Removes Ministers Power to Sack Heads of Agencies

The President Muhammadu Buhari’s Federal Government has removed the power bestowed on Ministers to sack and replace heads of agencies…

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Nigeria Is Heading Towards Recession – Finance Minister

The nation’s finance minister, Zainab Ahmed, says the coronavirus pandemic and falling oil prices are set to force the economy…

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Buhari’s FG declares Monday May 25, Tuesday May 26 Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday May 25 and Tuesday May 26 as public holidays to mark the Eldi Fitri…

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Breaking: Buhari Fires NECO REGISTRAR, PROF UWAKWE

President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved Professor Charles Uwakwe of his duty as the Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the…

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Breaking: APC now ‘nest of lawlessness’, laments APC Deputy National Chairman

Deputy National Chairman, North, of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Sen. Lawal Shuaibu has lamented what he described as…

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Presidency Debunks Anticipated Monday Presidential Broadcast on COVID-19 Lockdown

The Presidency through Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity has debunked reports that President Muhammadu…

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Natonal Lockdown: President Buhari Set to Address Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday 18th May, 2020, 7pm address the nation in a broadcast as the first phase…

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INTERVIEW: Cost of Nigeria’s oil production unsustainable – Sylva

In this interview with Premium Times, the Minister State for Petroleum Resources, Timipreye Sylva, said in spite of the challenges posed…

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NASS Leaders Meeting with FG For the Amendment of #10.59trn 2020 Budget passed in Dec.

Earlier on Thursday, the Leadership of the National Assembly met with the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning on…

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NGF Demands the Suspension of Infectious Diseases Bill in NASS

The Nigerian Governors Forum(NGF) Chaired by Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, has moved against the Control of Infectious Diseases Bill,…

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Nigeria Cannot Afford Luxuries During an Austerity – Atiku to Buhari

Former Nigeria Vice President and People’s Democratic Party presidential candidate in the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday…

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Alhaji Ismaila Isa Funtua Covers Apples Bite International Magazine May Edition

Renowned Second Republic Minister, Statesman, Magnate and Administrator Alhaji Ismaila Isa Funtua, has been revealed as the May Edition cover…

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Orji Kalu: EFCC SET FOR FRESH, IMMEDIATE RE-TRIAL

Few hours after the Supreme Court of Nigeria passed a judgement, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is said to…

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President Buhari reveals total amount in COVID-19 donation accounts

As the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 continues to roll out measures on how to curtial the spread of the…

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Breaking: Former Chief Judge of FCT High Court who annulled June 12 1993 Election Dies in Bauchi

A former Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory High Court Dahiru Saleh is dead. Dahiru was the Judge who…

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Malami Explains Reasons He Called Repartriated Abacha Loot ‘Assets’

Nigeria’s Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has faulted those criticising him for describing the recently repatriated Abacha…

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Ex-IGP Abba Gets appointment as New Chairman of Police Trust Fund Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Suleiman Abba, Nigeria’s former Inspector General of Police as new Chairman of Police Trust Fund…

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Nigeria’s oil revenue dries up and may be so for next 3 years – Bloomberg Analysis

Despite Brent-crude futures rallying in recent weeks, Nigeria, is facing a fast-looming future without reliance on fiscal revenue from its…

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Breaking: Nigerian Senate wants Police Force decentralized, insists on community Policing

The Ahmed Lawan led 9th Senate on Tuesday, moved for the decentralization of the Nigeria Police Force thereby insisting on…

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Banks To Suspend Plans To Layoff Staff, See Why

The Central Bank of Nigeria and the Bankers’ Committee have suspended layoff by banks in view of the Coronavirus Disease.…

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THANK YOU FATHER FOR PUTTING ME TO WORK – CHIEF TONY OKOROJI RECOUNTS

The COSON chairman Chief Tony Okoroji took to the social media to recount on the positive risks and roles he…

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Atiku reveals how to pull Nigeria from economic brink

Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice President, has urged Nigeria to diversify its economy to pull the nation from the brink.…

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