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NNPC under fire over Nigeria’s oil money

State Commissioners of Finance, who are key stakeholders in the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) are seeking to stop the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) from collecting and remitting royalties into the Federation Account.

Reps to question Obasanjo, Jonathan, Adeosun, others over Abacha loot

A panel of the House of Representatives will question former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan over the recovery of money stolen by a former military Head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha.

After all the noise and drama he’s finally down –  Garba Shehu mocks Fayose

Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on media and publicity, says Ayodele Fayose, governor of the state, is down at the moment.

Ekiti Election: NBC Shuts Down Ekiti Broadcast Service

Immediate closure of the Ekiti Broadcast Service has been ordered by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on grounds of breaching provisions of the Broadcasting Code.According to the NBC, the Ekiti Broadcast Service breached the Electoral...

I will join others to save Nigeria from shipwreck, Obasanjo vows, explains PDP exit

Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Saturday, said he will lead Nigerians to save the country from shipwreck and unseat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.He said this during a breakfast meeting with the members of...

Photos: Okada riders jubilate over Fayemi’s victory

Supporters of Kayode Fayemi, governor-elect of Ekiti state, on Sunday rode motorcycles on the streets of Ado-Ekiti, capital of the state, to celebrate his victory.

Video: watch moment INEC declared Fayemi governor elect

Four years after he was massively rigged out of office by the Goodluck Jonathan-era Peoples Democratic Party, Dr John Kayode Fayemi will return to the Ekiti State Government House in October, to continue his...
Kayode Fayemi says Fayose’s probe panel is unlawful

Excited Fayemi promises to  restore Ekiti values

The governor-elect of Ekiti state, Kayode Fayemi, has described his victory in Saturday’s governorship election as one for reclaiming the land and restoring Ekiti values.
Fayose, Ojudu shade each other over campaign billboards

Breaking: EFCC taunts Fayose on Twitter, warns of imminent arrest

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has warned of an imminent arrest of the Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose via a Twitter post it released on Sunday, over a failed poultry project.Fayose’s administration...

Saraki is a‘double agent’ – APC chieftain calls out Senate President

The deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has challenged Senate President Bukola Saraki to make his intentions clear on whether he wishes to remain with the party or not.

Breaking: Fayemi wins as Voters accuse APC, PDP of buying votes

The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Ekiti State governorship election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has emerged winner of the poll held on Saturday.As the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Dr Kayode Fayemi...

Chelsea Appoint Maurizio Sarri, after Conte’s sack

Maurizio Sarri has succeeded Antonio Conte as Chelsea manager on a three-year deal, the club announced on Saturday.The 59-year-old former Napoli head coach, Maurizio Sarri becomes Roman Abramovich’s ninth full-time manager in his 15 years...

Exemption certificate: ‘Come clean on Adeosun’ Sagay urges NYSC

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has called on the NYSC to immediately release its findings on the status of Adeosun.Sagay said this during an interview with one of...

Lives, properties lost as Flood wrecks havoc in Abeokuta

Many lives and properties were lost on Friday following a torrential rain that resulted into a flood in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.vehicles submerged in flood after heavy downpour It was gathered that two children of the...

Breaking: Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title

Germany’s Angelique Kerber shattered Serena Williams’s dreams of an eighth Wimbledon title and record-equaling 24th Grand Slam singles trophy with a 6-3, 6-3 win in the final on Saturday.It was Angelique Kerber's third title...

President Buhari to visit Netherlands on Sunday

President Muhammadu Buhari will visit the Netherlands on Sunday to participate in activities to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, at The Hague.In a statement signed...

Obama recommends Chinua Achebe, Chimamanda Adichie books for summer reading

Former U.S. President, Barack Obama, has recommended Chinua Achebe’s “Things Fall Apart” and Chimamanda Adichie’s “Americanah” among six books for the 2018 Summer reading list.

FG begins screening to weed out ghost workers

The Federal Government, will on Monday, July 16, commence screening of about 330, 820 civil servants in Determination to weed out ghost workers and curtail excesses in personnel costs.Head, Civil Service of the Federation,...
Violence erupts in Kaduna, 7 killed, cars, houses burnt

73 killed, 50 villages burnt in Taraba

At least 73 persons have been killed and 50 villages burnt following a renewed violence between the Hausa-Fulani and Yandang communities in Lau local government area of Taraba state.

#EndSARS: Police replaces Lagos SARS commander

Peter Gana, chief superintendent of police, has been appointed as the new head of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) in Lagos state.

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