INEC Announces Number Of Eligible Voters In Lagos
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State said 6,609,115 residents were eligible to vote in the 2019 General Elections in the state. Mr. Sam Olumekun, the Resident Electoral Commissioner disclosed this at a workshop on Lagos State Election Security Strategic Plan for 2019 Elections. Also Prince Adelani... Read more
Pope Francis Declares Murdered El Salvador’s Archbishop, Oscar Romero & Pope Paul VI Saints
Thousands of people are converging on the Vatican for the canonization of Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero, two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church. Pope Paul VI oversaw the modernising church reforms of the 1960s, while Archbishop Romero was a human rights icon murdered... Read more
Nigeria Back To Decree 2 Era – Atiku Reacts To Buhari’s Controversial Travel Ban List
Nigeria’s former Vice President and presidential candidate of the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has warned that the Executive Order 6 (EO6) under which the President Muhammadu Buhari has placed 50 high profile Nigerians under watch and restricted their movement, is a throwback to... Read more
SERAP Attacks Buhari Over Controversial Ban On 50 High-Profile Nigerians, Calls It Illegal & Repressive
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has said that “The order banning 50 alleged high-profile corrupt Nigerians from travelling abroad without any legal basis and a judicial authorization is clearly arbitrary, repressive and illegal, as it breaches constitutional rights and the country’s international obligations, which protect the rights... Read more
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Debunks Reports Of Endorsing President Buhari’s Re-election Bid
Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has denied media reports that she has endorsed the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. Okonjo-Iweala took to her twitter handle to react to a newspaper publication in which she was quoted as endorsing President Buhari while giving a speech at a United... Read more
One Person Killed As Governor Tambuwal’s Motorcade Is Attacked
The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that one other person who was injured during the incident had... Read more
We Were Not Consulted – South East Leaders Knock Atiku For Picking Peter Obi As VP
Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the South East, have raised objection on the method their party’s presidential running mate, Peter Obi was chosen and announced without their consultation, Vanguard reports. The leaders who meet in Enugu on Saturday, said they only heard about Obi’s choice in... Read more
Real Reason Why Atiku Picked Peter Obi As His Running Mate
The Director General of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation, Otunba Gbenga Daniel yesterday revealed why former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, was picked as the running mate to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. In a statement last night, Daniel said... Read more
Federal Government is asking for help from the International Monetary Fund(IMF), to improve tax collection.
The finance minister, Zainab Ahmed said, Federal Government is asking for help from the International Monetary Fund(IMF), on improving  tax collection, especially  from the International Oil Companies(IOCs). She told reporters about the sidelines of the ongoing 2018 International Monetary Fund(IMF) Meetings, in Bali and Indonesia, that government has to be... Read more
77-Year-Old Gang Leader Of Indian Hemp Dealers Arrested By Police
During a patrol in mohd badaru village in katsina,policemen arrested a gang of notorious Indian Hemp dealers led by a 77-year-old one Mohd Badaru of Chammi Village of Batagarawa Local Government of Katsina State. This was disclosed to newsmen in Katsina by the state Commissioner of Police while parading... Read more
INEC Gives Update On 2019 Election
The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday said that more than 80 million registered voters are expected to vote during the 2019 general elections. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this in a paper he presented at the 14th All Nigeria Editors Conference holding in Asaba, Delta State. Yakubu,who... Read more
“You have all eternity to think inside the box  (coffin); hence, now is the time to think outside the box”. I couldn’t agree less because considering the rate of technological advancement and global digitization; customers are looking for something different, something creative and something unique. They have been constantly... Read more
Senate Approves N234 Billion For INEC To Conduct 2019 Elections
The Senate has approved N234.51 billion for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the 2019 elections, Sun News reports. The sum was approved at plenary, on Thursday. The 10-week recess of the National Assembly had delayed the approval, sparking fears that the 2019 elections might be postponed.... Read more
2019: Why No Yoruba Should Vote For Buhari – Shiite
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) from the South West have urged the Yoruba nation not to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 election for being “shallow minded.” IMN said Buhari should be voted out by the Yoruba ethnic group for disrespecting the rule of law.... Read more
Atiku 2019: Osinbajo Could Be Replaced As Buhari’s Running-mate
The possibility of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) settling for a replacement for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo from the Southeast and intrigues by politicians jostling to be chosen are some of the reasons the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) standard bearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, might delay the announcement of... Read more
Breaking News: Court Upholds Buhari’s Executive Order On Seizure Of Assets Linked To Corruption
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday upheld the validity of the Presidential Executive Order 6 of 2018 which provides for the interim seizure of assets linked to ongoing criminal trials and investigations, Punch Metro reports. President Muhammadu Buhari had on July 5, 2018, issued the Presidential Executive... Read more