Politics

Nigeria must “kill” NNPC – El-Rufai

The governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el Rufai, has said Nigeria must do away with its “corrupt” oil company, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, or stand the risk of itself being destroyed.

“If you don’t kill the NNPC, it...

Bukola Saraki Releases A Press Statement After Tweets Went Wrong

Bukola Saraki released Press statement after goofing on twitter on Service chiefs appointment not subject to approval by the senate.
 

Court grants ex-Gov. Lamido, sons bail

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted former Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State, and his two sons, bail.

Mr. Lamido and his sons are facing money laundering charges, brought against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes...

Fuel Subsidy Removal Is Now Illegal, Dogara Warns

The speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday warned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government that the removal of the contentious fuel subsidy without constituting a price control board in line with the Price...

Sule Lamido, Sons Arrive Abuja Court

Former Governor Sule Lamido and his two sons, Mustapha and Aminu, incarcerated in Kano Prison on the orders of a Federal High Court judge since last week, appeared in an Abuja court today, ostensibly to fight for bail.

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Saraki Goofs, Says No Need For Senate Confirmation For New Service Chiefs

Even though the matter of whether Nigeria’s military chiefs must by screened and approved by the National Assembly had long been settled by the courts, the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Monday claimed that the Service chiefs...

I Chose New Service Chiefs On Merit, Says BUHARI

In an apparent bid to re-jig the nation’s security apparatus in the wave of growing insurgent attacks and suicide bombings, President Muhammadu Buhari, 45 days after assuming office, yesterday sacked all the service chiefs and appointed...

Oshiomhole Suffering From Numerical Diarrhea, Says Okonjo Iweala

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Finance Minister, has stated that Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state is suffering numerical diarrhea after he alleged that she took $1billion to fund the re-election bid of former president Goodluck...

GBAMTV EXCLUSIVE!!Press Release: Writer sues ThisDay, Fani-Kayode over doctored information

Writer sues ThisDay, Fani-Kayode over doctored information

Abuja, Nigeria ( July 14, 2015)- An Abuja-based writer and activist, Sodiq Alabi has filed a lawsuit against ThisDay Newspapers and Femi Fani-Kayode, the media director of...

Okonjo Iweala Withdrew $1bn For Jonathan’s Re-election — Oshiomhole

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has accused the former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of illegally taking $1 billion from the federation account to prosecute the re-election bid of former President Goodluck Jonathan.
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