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Atiku visits Fayose, canvasses support for PDP candidate *As his nationwide consultations gather speed

Former Vice President and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) frontline presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday visited Ekiti State for a strategic review meeting with Governor Ayodele Fayose where he also rallied support for Prof. Kolapo Olusola, the PDP governorship candidate in the State in the July 14 Governorship election. A …

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Windstorm, downpour, wreak havoc in Bauchi metropolis; Wife, children of NAN Correspondent escape death

  By Mohammed Ahmed Kaigama/ Amina Ahmed Heavy rainfall and windstorm on Saturday destroyed property in Bauchi metropolis, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Although there were reports of injuries, the authorities are yet to ascertain whether or not some people had lost their lives. The downpour, which started …

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Well continue to build on mutually beneficial relationships, President Buhari assures outgoing Ambassadors

Nigeria will continue to deepen relationships with her allies, particularly those with whom she shares mutually beneficial interests, President Muhammadu Buhari has assured. Receiving the outgoing Ambassadors of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, and Republic of Turkey at State House, Abuja, Thursday, the President, according to a statement by …

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Pastor Adeboye ministers at RCCG North America Convention; Kunle Ajayi, Nathaniel Bassey, Tim Godfrey to perform

Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG,  his wife, Pastor Mrs. Folu Adeboye and other Anointed Ministers of God are to minister at the 22nd Annual Convention of the RCCG North America holding from Wednesday, June 13 to Friday, June 15, 2018. …

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President Buhari arrives Abuja after his 2 day official visit to Morocco

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after two-day official visit to Morocco where he was received and accorded `five-star’ Royal reception by the Moroccan leader, King Mohammed VI. The presidential aircraft conveying the President and some members of his entourage back home from Rabat, Morocco, landed …

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Buhari signs bill granting financial autonomy to State Houses of Assembly, Judiciary

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Constitution Fourth Alteration Bill, which grants financial autonomy to the State Houses of Assembly and the States’ Judiciary. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Ita Enang, confirmed this development to State House Correspondents …

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Buhari summons service chiefs, heads of security agencies again; Buhari Directs immediate gazetting of Presidential Order on June 12; Reactions trail Order

  By Ismaila Chafe, Dorcas Jonah, Martins Abochol, Olukayode Babalola President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday summoned service chiefs and heads of security agencies for the third time in the week at the presidential villa, Abuja. The President had on Monday met behind closed doors with the service chiefs and selected …

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Corporate Governance: Stock Exchange lauds Dangote Cement, calls for more partnership

Management of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has lauded Dangote Cement for its adherence to best corporate governance practices even as they called for more partnerships between the two organizations. Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Exchange, Mr. Oscar Onyema gave the commendation while welcoming the Group Managing Director of Dangote …

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