Politics

NBA Conference: Muslim lawyers demand disinvitation of Tony Blair, Obasanjo, Wike

The Muslim Lawyers Association of Nigeria (MULAN) has accused the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) of “selective justice and a slant application of the rule of law” in its dis-invitation of Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, as a speaker at its...

Donald Trump Jr: The son who is Trumpier than Trump

On the first night of the Republican Party convention, the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr, took centre stage and commanded the nation's attention.

"Trump's policies have been like rocket fuel to the economy," Mr Trump said...

FG warns parents against sending their children to Northern Cyprus schools

The federal government has warned parents against sending their children to universities in Northern Cyprus owing to “incessant and mysterious killings of Nigerian students”.

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora...

Obaseki in meeting with Secondus, Wike, Tambuwal others

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State is currently meeting with some governors elected on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to firm up his defection to the party.

Vanguard was reliably informed by a top PDP official that...

Appeal Court Affirms Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC Chairman

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has affirmed the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress.

In a judgment delivered by Justice Mohammed Lamido, the three-man panel dismissed Oshiomhole's appeal...

Lai: Atiku spreading falsehood on Nigeria’s debt profile

Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, says former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar is spreading a false and frightening report on the country’s debt profile.

Atiku had raised concerns on the country’s rising debt profile....

2023: I have no intentions taking over from Buhari, says Fayemi


The governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has said he has no plans to take over from the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, in 2023.

Mr Buhari is expected to complete his two-term tenure of eight years in 2023, and there are...

I can’t read Buhari to know if he’s okay with me – Oshiomhole

The national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has played down the possibility of President Muhammadu Buhari not being satisfied with his leadership.

Mr Oshiomhole told journalists Thursday he had no...

As Senate approves Buhari’s $22.7bn request, Nigeria could service Chinese loans till 2040

The Senate on Thursday gave nod to the $22.7 billion loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari, bringing Nigeria’s external debt stock to nearly US$50 billion, amid lawmakers and public’s concerns the approval was without scrutiny.

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Police Seal APC Secretariat In Abuja, Bar Staff, Journalists From Accessing Facility

Despite a court order obtained by the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, setting aside his suspension, armed policemen on Friday sealed the National Secretariat of the party in Abuja.

Both...

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