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Minister of Youths endorses Nigerian Peace Corps; Says signing of Bill will save Nigeria from great dangers

Nigeria’s Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Barr. Solomon Selcap Dalung, has raised strong advocacy for the establishment of the Nigerian Peace Corps. Dalung said, when signed into law, the Peace Corps would save Nigeria and Nigerians from the menace of criminality, as its core mandate was to engage the …

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President Buhari receives report of Investigation Committee into allegations against suspended SGF, DG NIA

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Investigation Committee into the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayo Oke from Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at the State House. August 23, 2017. Pictures …

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Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan may face trial as ICC hears SERAP’s petition on N11tn electricity sector scam

The International Criminal Court, ICC, in The Hague is considering the petition on the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar‘Adua and Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria, anti-corruption advocacy …

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President Buhari receives Vice President, Professor Osinbajo at State House; Speaker, Dogara, confirms receipt of President’s resumption letter

President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday, August 21, 2017, received in audience, Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo at the State House in Abuja. This is as Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara,  has acknowledged the receipt of the communication from President Muhammadu Buhari notifying the House of Representatives of …

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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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