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The Kogi state government on Wednesday countered the claims of the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators (ALTON) over the shutting down of facilities in the State, saying the action was based on court orders. The government added that the closure was based on the refusal of the affected service providers...
Workers of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly have lamented the closure of the Assembly complex to normal activities, describing it as an act of impunity and executive rascality. The Assembly workers who are under tree shades, around Udo Udoma Avenue and other adjourning streets were denied access into...
US president, Trump and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman US President Donald Trump thanked Saudi Arabia on Wednesday for lower oil prices — a day after pledging the US would remain a “steadfast partner” of the kingdom despite the murder of a dissident journalist. “Oil prices getting lower. Great! Like...
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Musa Abaji as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He made this announcement via a letter he sent to the Senate on Tuesday. In the letter which was read by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, he said the appointment was according to the advice...
The Presidency have described Ms Priti Patel, report on Nigeria as baseless and lacking in substance, saying that the Buhari’s administration recovered 1360% more cash than that of Peoples Democratic Party PDP’s 16 years. The former secretary of state for International Development in the United Kingdom (UK) had in a...
"NNPC took it upon themselves to award the contract, claiming that an executive order issued from the Presidency demands that the contract be awarded immediately. The terms of reference of the contract is meant to last for five renewable months, coming with some other conditions spelling out penalties that...
A former Secretary of State for International Development of the United Kingdom, Priti Patel, has warned investors to be wary of investing in Nigeria. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); In an op-ed for City A.M., Patel, who is a member of the British parliament, claimed that...
APC Unsettled As African Powerful Man Throws Weight Behind Atiku Ex-Ugandan Vice President, Dr. Gilbert Bukenya, has waded into Nigeria’s 2019 elections and according to him he would have voted for Atiku Abubakar if he was a Nigerian. Dr. Gilbert Bukenya who served as the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Makrere,...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); ENUGU—THE Enugu West senatorial candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mrs Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu, has said she will defeat the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekwerema-du, in the polls through her policy trust which she said was lacking in her rival. She outlined...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Moscow and New Delhi sealed a deal on four Russian guided-missile frigates for the Indian Navy. The two warships will be built in Russia’s Kaliningrad region, and two more are to be constructed on a shipyard in India’s Goa. ...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The president of Uganda, YOWERI MUSEVENI,has blasted president Buhari as the most useless President that ever happens to that great country Nigeria. According to YOWERI, a leader should not expose his citizens, Nigeria is a great and an outstanding country in...
Former Ghanaian President, John Mahama, has said former President Goodluck Jonathan, accepting defeat in 2015 before the announcement of the final of the presidential elections, did not come as a surprise. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Mahama, who is the Special guest of honour at Jonathan‘s...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he personally handed the report of the 2014 National Conference to his successor, President Muhammadu Buhari, with the hopes that he would implement the report. Jonathan said rather than implement the report, Buhari went on to...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); “The Igbo people of Nigeria held a 1 day non-partisan and inclusive summit convened by elders, traditional and religious leaders on Wednesday 14th November 2018 to consider Ndigbo’s place in the polity especially in the light of the forthcoming 2019...
MyTransitionHours Former President Goodluck Jonathan has railed against the conduct of Barack Obama, describing the former U.S. president as overbearing and ‘condescending’ in his message to Nigerians ahead of the 2015 general elections. Mr Jonathan said Mr Obama displayed an unusual level of bias during the 2015 elections, issuing a video...