Monday, 09 December, 2019

Day: October 16, 2019

The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, on Wednesday, charged the cabinet members to hit the ground running immediately, declaring that the team is in a hurry to transform the state.He also reaffirmed the administration’s determination to deliver a state that Read more…

The running mate to the All Progressives Congress (APC) flag bearer in the November 16 Kogi State governorship election, Governor Yahaya Bello, Chief Edward Onoja, has resigned his position as Chief of Staff. A letter by the Secretary to the Read more…

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has said that it had recovered over 200 properties including plazas, bungalows and mansions, from suspected corrupt individuals in the last eight months.Chairman of the Commission, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, who Read more…

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) totally rejects the repressive decision of the President Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal Government to further squeeze Nigerians by imposing a N5000 fee for national identity cards.The party says the very idea of ID Read more…

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the reduction of overseas tours by ministers, permanent secretaries and chief executives of government agencies to eight per year, and must be strictly for official purposes. In a new guideline on fiscal prudence issued today Read more…

Former Nigeria’s Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode is 59  today. And Fani-Kayode said he gave only God the praise for sparing his life to witness such a wonderful day. ”59 years today! I say thanks be to God because every second Read more…

Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed October 21, 2019 for the hearing of the application filed by pro-democracy campaigner and Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, and co-defendant, Olawale Bakare popularly known as Mandate for Read more…

In a bid to reduce Nigeria’s recurrent expenditure, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) is planning to scrap hazard allowances for state governors and review allowances earned by all political office holders in the country. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Read more…

The International Monetary Fund (IMF)has recommended thatthe Central Bank of Nigeria unifies the exchange rate system for stronger economic growth in the country. The IMF gave this advice during the unveiling of the World Economic Outlook report released in Washington DC.  The global body made it known Read more…

Nigeria’s total debt stock rose to N25.7 trillion (US$83.8 billion) as of the end of June 2019. This is contained in the latest report released by the Debt Management Office (DMO). This figure increases net borrowing to about N754 billion According to Read more…