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Outgoing NYSC Corps Members To Receive 100k As Parting Gift From Buhari – (Latest Update)
Reports with no genuine source have buzzed the Social Media and Blogosphere that the Special Adviser on media and communication to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adeshina on Monday in Abuja announced that the plan of president Buhari-led government is to pay a sum of N100,000 to all outgoing Batch ‘ C’ corpers as they pass out of NYSC.
#MinisterialScreening: Buhari Offers Enelamah Cabinet Appointment, Dumps Ibeto
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki at today’s plenary announced that President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Okechukwu Enyinna Enelamah, the head of the Nigeria’s biggest private equity firm to join his cabinet.
ASUU Talks Tough Over Single Treasury Account
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has condemned the federal government orientated policy of single treasury account (STA), describing it as detrimental to the growth of the university system.
#MinisterialScreening: Fashola Schools Senators, Read 20 Remarkable Quotes
Erstwhile Governor of Lagos state, Babatunde Fashola appeared before the senate this morning for screening. The flamboyant overly charismatic governor made his presence felt as expected, as he left all the distinguished senators mesmerised.
#MinisterialScreening: Amaechi Will Not Be Screened Today – Senate
Following the failure of Senator Samuel Anyanwu’s led Ad-hoc Committee on Ethics, Public Petitions and Privileges to submit their report at today’s plenary, the Nigerian Senate has disclosed that former governor of Rivers State who was billed to be screened today will not be part of the exercise despite his name being reflected on the order paper.
Money For Hand, Gas For Ground: Nigeria Vows To Cut Gas Supply To Ghana
Nigerian government had on Monday threatened to cut gas supply to the Aboadze Thermal Plant in Ghana following the failure of the Ghanaian government to settle its indebtedness to the Nigerian gas authorities.
NNPC Debunks Media Reports On Reduction Of Fuel Price From N87 To N57
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has discredited reports of reduction in pump price of petrol from N87 per litre to N57, describing the report as false.
Buhari Was Misled Into Appointing Kachikwu As NNPC GMD – Presidency
Reports have emerged that the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari will appoint another person as the group managing director for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC if Ibe Kachikwu’s ministerial nomination is approved by the senate.
I Won’t Trade Words With Tinubu – Saraki Declares
Following the recent spate of criticism of disloyalty, indiscipline leveled against him by a certain political bigwig, Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has on Sunday declared that he was not ready to join issues with National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Hajj Stampede: Death Toll Rises To 145, About 165 Nigerian Pilgrims Still Missing
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has on Sunday confirmed that 145 Nigerians were killed in the Sept. 24 Hajj Stampede in Mina, Saudi Arabia.