Budget Implementation Will Be A Major Focus – Gbajabiamila

The majority leader of the House of Representatives, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila says a 100 per cent budget implementation will be one of the major focus of the 8th Assembly now that the principal officers of the National Assembly have been chosen and the lawmakers are set for work. Gbajabiamila told

Nigerian Army Pulls Out 33 Generals

Thirty-three retired Generals of the Nigerian Army Corps of Artillery were on Friday pulled out of service in Kaduna State, North-west Nigeria. The retired officers comprise of 12 Major-Generals and 21 Brigadier Generals, including a former General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Lawrence Jokotola.

Robbers Attack Commercial Bank In Kogi State

Armed robbers, on Friday morning, attacked a commercial bank in Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State and killed two policemen in an attempt to break into the banking hall. Channels Television gathered that the gunmen, numbering four, arrived at the premises of the bank which is situated along the

Nigeria, Neighbours Have Increased Capacity To Deal With Boko Haram – Buhari

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, says that with the formation of a stronger regional coalition, Nigeria and other neighbouring countries have an increased capacity to deal with Boko Haram and other terrorist groups. President Buhari said this on Friday during a conversation with the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative and Head

HIV Can Be Flushed Out By Cancer Drug, Researchers Say

There is good news from the health world where researchers say the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug. Already, the anti-retroviral therapy, kills the virus in the bloodstream, but leaves “HIV reservoirs” untouched.

MH370 Search: Officials Predict Debris Is Part Of Plane

Search and rescue officials involved in the MH370 search have said that they are quite optimistic that the debris found on the Indian Ocean Island of Reunion is that of the missing flight. Martin Dolan, who heads Australia’s search efforts, also said that the operation was continuing “in the right

Buhari Goofs! Nigerian President And His 5 Most Awful Blunders

We all make mistakes, it is naturally an interesting imbued phenomenon, however, when you are the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria – presiding on the affairs of over 170million people – the term ‘blunder’ should but be a false god. President Muhammadu Buhari has been voyaging a lot

EXPOSED: 22 APC Northern Senators Working Against Buhari (See List)

Not less than 22 Northern senators elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC are reportedly working against the seamless operation of the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration. According to The Nation, the senators allegedly teamed up with 46 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senators in the Red Chamber

PDP Seeks Review Of INEC And DSS Heads’ Appointments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the review of the appointments of the acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Mrs Amina Zakari, and that of the Director General of the Department of State Services, Mr Lawal Daura.

 The acting National Chairman of the PDP, Mr

Osun NLC Suspends Strike Again, Recalls Workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Osun State has again suspended its ongoing eight weeks industrial action, with a call on Workers to resume work immediately. The workers union ended the strike after it singed another Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) with the State government at the Governors Office in Abere,

Buhari’s Service Chiefs To Undergo Screening On August 4

The Senate President of Nigeria, Bukola Saraki, has on Wednesday announced that the screening of the recently appointed Service Chief will hold on Tuesday, August 4. This disclosure was made known during the constituting of the Senate Selection Committee, Rules and Business Committee, Ethics and Privileges Committee and ad hoc

Senate Asks Buhari To Constitute North-East Rehabilitation Committee

The Nigerian Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to establish a Presidential Intervention Committee on the rehabilitation of the north-eastern part of the nation, devastated by activities of the Boko Haram terrorists. The Senate reached the resolution after an observation by Senator George Sekibo, a Peoples Democratic Party member representing

Court Refuses To Stop Speaker From Setting Up Committees

A Federal High Court in Abuja has again declined to stop the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, from appointing principal officers and standing committees for the House of Representatives. While ruling in an ex parte motion brought by Honourable Abubakar Lado and Olanipekun Jimoh, seeking to