Sacking Service Chiefs’ll Threaten National Unity — Presidency

The Presidency on Tuesday said sacking service chiefs would create cracks in the country and threaten national unity. The Presidency added that there were processes that should be followed in the disengagement of heads of security agencies insisting that “at the right time, those processes will be followed.” The Secretary to the Government of the... Continue Reading →

Find Cure For Coronavirus And Get N36M Reward – FG Challenges Nigerian Scientists

The Federal government today challenged Nigerian scientists to find a solution to the dreaded Coronavirus currently threatening the world. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu who gave the charge also pledged an N36million Prize for any Nigerian scientist who finds the cure. The  Minister spoke at the send forth party organized in... Continue Reading →

Plateau Declares Friday Public Holiday, Celebrates Forgiveness Day

The Plateau State Government has again declared Friday, (today) as a work-free day to celebrate the day of forgiveness and reconciliation. Governor Simon Lalong had on February 7 last year inaugurated the ‘Garden of Forgiveness’ in Jos, the state capital. The Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Danladi Atu, in a statement on Thursday said ... Continue Reading →

Witches & Wizards Flying Are Not Your Problem, The Government Is – Catholic Priest (Video)

A Catholic Priest preached to his congregation yesterday that the witches and wizards who fly at night are small witches, unlike the big ones which are found in the Government. According to the priest, witches and wizards that fly at night and with a broom or turn into birds in Nigeria, Christians have power over... Continue Reading →

FG Puts Debt Stock At $83bn, Says Nigeria Not In Trouble

The Nigerian Government has put the total public debt stock of the nation at $83 billion. The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. Lai Mohammed, disclosed this while addressing a press conference on Monday in Ikeja, Lagos State. He decried that the country’s debt stock was being misrepresented by those he described as scaremongers. According... Continue Reading →

Iraqi Protesters Torch Buildings, Block Roads Over PM Pick

Iraqi anti-government protesters blocked roads and bridges in Baghdad and the country’s south Thursday after torching several buildings overnight. The demonstrators oppose the entire political class and have vented their anger against leaders who are negotiating to nominate an establishment insider as the next prime minister Voice Of Africa reports. “The government is hostage to... Continue Reading →

Lagos Assembly Screens Three Commissioner Nominees, Eight Others

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Friday screened three commissioner nominees presented to the House by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The eight-member Ad-hoc Committee of the House also screened eight others nominated for the House of Assembly Service Commission and Lagos State Civil Service Commission PM NEWS reports. The three commissioner nominees screened by the... Continue Reading →

Nigerian Governors React To Aisha Buhari’s Criticism

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) says state governors are not the sole target of a comment by First Lady Aisha Buhari that things are ‘getting out of hand’ in the country without the governments doing much about it. Mrs. Buhari, who has criticized various government organs in the past, took a swipe at the governors,... Continue Reading →

Lagos Government To Close Down Mosques, Churches & Others In A Bid To Control Noise Pollution

In a bid to control noise pollution, the Lagos State Government has said it will not hesitate to close down any mosque, church, night clubs and others, which constitute an environmental nuisance The SUN News reports. Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Tunji Bello, in a statement, yesterday stated that the Lagos State Environmental... Continue Reading →

Tension in Zaria over plans to outlaw beer

There was confusion in Sabon Gari area of Zaria in Kaduna State on Thursday over the proposed bill to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol The SUN News reports. The hearing of the proposed bill took place at the Sabon Gari Local Government Area secretariat where emotions flew. Sabon Gari is a settlement for... Continue Reading →

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