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Buhari addresses Nigerians ahead of this weekend’s governorship and state assembly...

President Buhari has addressed Nigerians ahead of the second and final phase of the 2019 general elections which comes up on Saturday, March 9, with Nigerians voting for governors and members of Houses of Assembly in the states.

Senate Election Results: See seats won by APC, PDP so far

Senate President Bukola Saraki has lost his seat following the National Assembly results released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).According to the results...

President Buhari calls on Nigerians, foreign observers to have faith in...

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians, local and foreign observers to have faith in the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to conduct tomorrow’s rescheduled presidential and National Assembly polls without hitches.

Osun PDP calls APC a party full of liars

Speaking in an interview, the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Bola Ajao, reacts to the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly...

APC, PDP defy INEC, vow to continue election campaigns

Political parties participating in the 2019 general elections have said they will not obey the directive of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC...

Bride-to-be laments over postponed elections!

As the impact of the postponement of the 2019 elections continues to be felt across Nigeria, Miss Rita Osawende, a bride-to-be has lamented its impact on her marriage plans.

With N30k minimum wage, It will take 38 years to earn...

The presidential candidate of African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, says if elected into office, he would cut the jumbo pay of the national assembly members.

APC reacts to Obasanjo likening Buhari to Abacha

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday, took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing him and “his hatchet men” of running an autocratic government similar to the administration of the late military dictator,  Gen. Sani Abacha.

I apologise to Nigerians for supporting Buhari in 2015 – Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Friday apologised to Nigerians and the people of the state for supporting the election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015.

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.

Photos: Tragedy in Ekiti as truck conveying Ondo APC senator’s rice...

Tragedy struck in Iworoko town, few minutes drive from Ado- Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital on Saturday night after an articulated vehicle rammed into a market located at the centre of the town.

Reduce reckless expenses, pay N30,000 minimum wage – NLC tells governors

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Thursday attacked the Nigeria Governors’ Forum for saying that there would be economic crisis in Nigeria if President Muhammadu Buhari...

Buhari, governors may clash as FG sets up advisory panel over...

Indications emerged in Abuja on Wednesday that President Muhammadu Buhari might clash with governors if he presented a bill to the National Assembly...

NLC wants to force us to print more money – Buhari...

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) wants to force his government to print more money to meet their demands.

I wasn’t even present that day – Dino Melaye speaks from...

The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has denied being part of the lawmakers that booed President Muhammadu Buhari...

Shehu Sani reveals the real reasons North is ‘extremely poor’

The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani on Monday pointed out why Northern Nigeria is in “extreme poverty”.

Buhari, lawmakers may clash again over National Assembly 2018 funds

President Muhammadu Buhari may be in for another showdown with members of the National Assembly on resumption of plenary in January if the executive fails to release funds appropriated to the federal parliament in the 2018 budget.

Saraki sues National Assembly workers over strike

Nigeria’s Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki has sued workers of the National Assembly for embarking on industrial action over unpaid allowances.

Read full speech delivered by President Buhari during the 2019 budget...

Earlier today, President Buhari presented the 2019 budget to the joint session of the National Assembly amidst rowdiness of lawmakers.Below is the full text...

Nass crisis: Worker’s welfare is our cardinal policy – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, says welfare of workers is a cardinal policy of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.