Saturday, December 15, 2018

NATIONAL NEWS

ATIKU, DUKE, EZEKWESILI ABSENT AS PARTIES SIGN PEACE ACCORD AHEAD 2019...

Presidential candidates gathered yesterday in Abuja to pledge their commitment to a peaceful election next year. But frontline contender...

NO AMOUNT OF BLACKMAIL CAN STOP MY SUPPORT FOR BUHARI –...

The governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in Imo State, Uche Nwosu, has restated that no amount of cheap blackmail will...

BUHARI THANKS SWISS GOVT. FOR RETURNING STOLEN FUNDS

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, thanked the government and people of Switzerland for their support in resuscitating the economy, especially the return...

SENATE REJECTS CONFIRMATION OF EFCC NOMINEES

The Senate on Tuesday rejected the confirmation of four nominees as members of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), amidst rowdy...

SENATE PAYS DARIYE N85.5M ALLOWANCES IN PRISON

Six months after his conviction by a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Senator Joshua Dariye is still receiving the N750, 000 salary...

ONDO TO OFFSET ACCUMULATED GRATUITIES, PENSIONS – AKEREDOLU

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has promised that his administration will start clearing accumulated gratuities of retired workers as from January with...

INEC INSISTS ONLY CARD READERS’LL BE USED FOR 2019 ELECTIONS, NO...

Despite President Muhammadu Buhari declining assent to the fourth version of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...

SENATORIAL SEAT: CRISIS ROCKS KADUNA PDP

Few months to the 2019 general elections, a crisis has erupted in the Kaduna State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

RAID ON ATIKU’S SONS’ HOME: PDP NOW HAS PENCHANT FOR FAKE...

The Presidency has reacted to a statement by the opposition party, the PDP, alleging invasion of Aliyu and Mustapha Abubakar’s home, in...

OSHIOMHOLE: AGGRIEVED APC MEMBERS HAVE A RIGHT TO BE AGGRIEVED

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Monday said members of the party have a right to...