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Buhari’s Title: No Law States How A President Should Be Addressed, Says NBA

Prominent lawyers, including Mr. Femi Falana, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, and Jiti Ogunye,  on Wednesday, supported the decision of Punch to henceforth address the President of the country as Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) Punch NG reports. But the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr.... Continue Reading →

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Maj. Gen. Buhari: You don’t have right to change Buhari’s official title, Presidency tells Punch

The Presidency yesterday said that it was not within the power or rights of a newspaper to unilaterally change the official title of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Presidency was reacting to the editorial policy of Punch of Wednesday where the paper said it would henceforth address the President as Major General Muhammadu Buhari which was... Continue Reading →

Senate Calls For FG To Declare the State Of Emergency Over Unemployment In Nigeria

The Senate on Wednesday called on Federal Government to initiate a sustainable unemployment fund for the payment of stipends to unemployed Nigerians until such persons secure employment Pulse NG reports. The resolutions were a sequel to a motion entitled: “Escalating rate of unemployment in the country” sponsored by Sen. Ike Ekweremadu (Enugu West) during the plenary.... Continue Reading →

Nnamdi Kanu’s Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor Drags Nigeria Police To Court.

A counsel to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Barr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor has formally dragged the Nigeria Police Force to the Federal High Court over an alleged invasion of his house and killing of four occupants Daily Post reports. Ejiofor in the legal action is asking the court for an... Continue Reading →

Unemployed Nigerians Should Be Paid Stipends Until They Get Jobs – Senate Begins Talk

The Nigerian Senate has urged Federal and state governments to declare a state of emergency on the rising cases of unemployment in the country. The Senate also asked the federal government to initiate a sustainable unemployment fund to pay stipends to Nigerians who could not secure employment. This was part of the senate resolutions after... Continue Reading →

Akpabio Withdraws From Akwa Ibom Senatorial Rerun

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has withdrawn from the planned Akwa Ibom North-West senatorial rerun election. Akpabio, who was a former Senate minority leader, stated this in a letter addressed to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole Premium Times reports. The Minister,  in the letter,  dated  December 2,... Continue Reading →

Respect Rule Of Law! UK Government To FG On Sowore’s Rearrest

The United Kingdom has said it is closely following the continued detention of Convener of the #RevolutionNow movement, Omoyele Sowore while calling on the Nigerian government to respect the fundamentals for democracy. Mr. Sowore was rearrested by operatives of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) on Friday at a Federal High Court in Abuja,... Continue Reading →

Senate Investigate N20 Trillion That Has Not Been Remitted Into Federation Account By CBN

The Senate has begun probe into the non-remittance of over N20 trillion into the Federation Account by Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, an amount collected as stamp duties from Banks and Financial Institutions in the country. Consequently, the Upper Chamber yesterday mandated Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola led Senate Committee on Finance to carry out a... Continue Reading →

Impeachment: Trump To Address Charges During Senate Trial

United States President Donald Trump will address the impeachment charges revealed on Tuesday during the Senate trial phase of the proceedings, the White House said, continuing to opt not to argue the merits of the charges ahead of an expected vote by the Democratic-led House. “The President will address these false charges in the Senate... Continue Reading →

Democrats Reveals Two Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump

US President Donald Trump is facing two articles of impeachment in the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives, for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The charges will be submitted for a vote in the Judiciary Committee and, if passed, presented to the full 435-member House. If Trump is impeached he will face a trial in... Continue Reading →

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