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FG announces plans to start prosecuting parents who refuse to send...

The Federal Government has said work is ongoing to criminalise parents who refuse to send their children to school, adding that such parents may also be prosecuted.

FG Bans Boeing 737 Max Airplanes from Nigeria

The federal government has banned Boeing 737 Max airplanes from flying into Nigeria’s airspace until further notice. 

FG approves visa fee waiver for elections observers

Sequel to the re-scheduling of the 2019 general elections to Saturday, February 23 and March 9, 2019, the Federal Government has approved visa fee waiver for foreign observers who were in the country to monitor the polls.

FG pushes for the removal of Onnoghen as CJN, NJC chairman

The Federal Government has filed a motion before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, asking for the removal of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen...

Resign before it’s too late – Group advises CJN

The embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen has been asked to honourably take the exit door before it is too late.

NBA, SANs, CUPP react as FG orders freezing of CJN’s bank...

The Federal Government has ordered that restrictions be placed on five bank accounts belonging to the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Niger Delta militants threatens fire and brimstone on Nigeria if Buhari...

A coalition of Niger Delta agitators, under the aegis of Niger Delta Watchdogs and Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators, have vowed to shut down Nigeria if the Federal Government...

New minimum wage to face yet another crisis

The moves by the Federal Government and the organised labour to finalise the new minimum wage issue this month face yet another crisis.

Buhari government is the worst ever – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Saturday described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst Federal Government ever in the country’s history.

ASUU insists strike continues until FG implements offers

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Thursday said the ongoing strike would not be called off until the Federal Government fully implemented...

Buhari agrees to release N15.4bn as ASUU, FG finally reach agreement!

The academic staff union of universities, ASUU, and the federal government have finally reached an agreement on Monday, after a two-hour meeting in Abuja. 

FG orders military to vacate Daily Trust offices

The Federal Government on Sunday night directed the military authorities to vacate all premises of the Daily Trust Newspapers in Abuja, Maiduguri and Lagos.

Nigerians lacking electricity isn’t FG’s problem – Fashola

If you don’t have electricity, it is not the Federal Government’s problem, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has declared.

ASUU tells it members to prepare for long strike

The president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, has told striking lecturers in public universities to brace for a longer strike.

ASUU strike: FG withdraws threat to activate `no work no pay’...

This was disclosed by the National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, in a chat with Vanguard.  

I never said Buhari was cloned – Nnamdi Kanu replies FG

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has told the Federal Government that he never said President Muhammadu Buhari was cloned.

ASUU strike: Falana warns FG against implementing no-work-no-pay policy

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has said the ‘no work, no pay’ policy by the Federal Government, is not applicable to members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), who are currently on strike.

FG orders VCs to stop paying striking lecturers salaries

The federal government has ordered vice-chancellors of public universities to stop the salaries of lecturers who are on strike.

We have degraded Boko Haram – FG insists despite continuous killings

The Federal Government of Nigeria has insisted that the Boko Haram sect has been degraded. It, however, blamed the resurgence of the insurgents...

Strike continues as FG, ASUU couldn’t reach an agreement

The Federal Government and leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Universities met on Monday at the Ministry of Education headquarters, Abuja, to review the grey areas in the 2017 Memorandum of Action, trying to reach a middle ground.