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Saraki, Dogara visit President Buhari in London; His health has improved tremendously – Speaker Dogara

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, August 17, 2017, received Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of the Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara at the Abuja House London. Picture shows three in a relaxed atmosphere. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health …

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HISTORIC: FG hands over Presidential Lodge, Marina to Lagos…State promises to preserve architectural finesse, beauty

  The Federal Government on Thursday handed over the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government in fulfillment of the promise of President Muhammadu Buhari to entrust the edifice to the State for tourism development.   In a brief but impressive ceremony held at the main conference room of …

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Alleged missing N11 trillion electricity fund: SERAP asks ICC to investigate Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked Mrs. Fatou Bensouda Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC) to use her “good offices and leadership position to investigate whether the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments …

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Lake Chad Basin: France may be sponsoring Boko Haram- Group claims in letter to French President; Demands probe…Seeks abolition of economic interests

An international civil rights organisation, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), Nigeria, has asked President Emmanuel Macron of France to order an immediate investigation into the alleged involvement of his country in the increasing wave of Boko Haram terrorists in the Lake Chad Basin.    The organisation premised its demand on the fact that …

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Presidency will not muzzle the media – Femi Adesina assures at GOCOP Conference as Peter Obi, Onanuga, Ogunbiyi, Onigbinde speak on diversification of the economy

The Presidency has assured that the Muhammadu Buhari administration would not muzzle the media.  Presidential Media Adviser, Femi Adesina, gave the assurance on Thursday while speaking at the First Annual Conference of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers, GOCOP, held at Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos. Adesina said that the President …

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GOCOP Conference: Governors, Service Chiefs, Lai Mohamed, Dangote, Peter Obi, Leo Stan Eke, others confirm attendance

The Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), a group for the highest strata of Nigerian media professionals in online publishing, has secured firm assurances of the presence of eminent Nigerians at its 1st Annual Conference. With the theme: “Sustaining Growth through Diversification of the Economy,” the conference will hold on …

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Ambode seeks NERC’s approval for 3,000 mw Embedded Power project …As Commission pledges to support State govt’s bid

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday sought a no objection letter from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) for the State Government’s Embedded Power Programme. Governor Ambode, who led some members of the State Executive Council, lawmakers and other critical stakeholders to a meeting at the NERC’s headquarters …

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Reconstruction of Oshodi/Int’l Airport Road begins September – Ambode …Says govt has earned trust of Lagosians …Assures new waste management policy will make state cleaner, healthier …Holds 8th Town Hall meeting in Badore

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said that work on the proposed expansion and reconstruction of the Oshodi-International Airport Road would commence next month. The Governor, who spoke at the Third Quarter Town Hall Meeting, the 8th in the series, held at the Badore Ferry Terminal, Lagos also …

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Boko Haram: Service Chiefs relocate to Maiduguri; Chart new counter insurgency operational strategy

BY ABDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI In line with Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo’s directive, that the Service Chiefs should relocate to Maiduguri, Chief of Defense Staff, General Gabriel Olanisakin, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Yusuf Tukur Buratai and Chief of Air Staff, Marshal Sadique Abubakar have arrived Maiduguri, Tuesday, …

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