Finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, reportedly resigns

There are strong indications that Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has resigned from the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to several sources in the ministry, Adeosun resigned over allegations

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Emefiele elected chairman of sub-regional monetary zone

By Johnson Samson The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has been elected chairman of the West Africa Monetary Zone (WAMZ) at the ongoing sub-regional meeting in

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I will settle rift with Obasanjo after winning PDP primaries – Atiku

By Bologi M. Maikudi Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has said there is no serious issue of disagreement between him and his former boss, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. The Presidential hopeful

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Buhari appoints Magaji Bichi new SSS DG

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of State Security Service (SSS) with effect from September 14, 2018. Senior

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Court orders FG to pay detained journalist, Jones Abiri, N10m damages

By Waheed Kolawole, Abuja A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, has ordered the federal government to pay N10 million in damages to journalist, Jones Abiri, who was detained for

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Man United’s Shaw could play against Watford after suffering concussion

Manchester United defender Luke Shaw could play in Saturday’s Premier League game at Watford, a week after suffering concussion while playing for England, BBC reports. Shaw was taken off on

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Africa can produce another Ballon d’Or winner – Weah

Liberian President George Weah has said the African continent is capable of producing another winner of world’s best player award. Weah said he wants his country to emulate Nigeria in

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Dogara reportedly dumps APC, pick PDP nomination form

By Bologi M. Maikudi There are indications that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has finally quit the All Progressives Congress and joined the Peoples Democratic Party.

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2019: Ambode denies rift with Tinubu

By Johnson Samson Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has denied the existence of any rift with the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Both the social and traditional

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Nigerian govt approves 3 new constitution, electoral act amendment bills to strengthen INEC’s Independence

By Ahmed Idris The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved three bills – Constitution Alteration Bill 2018, Electoral Act amendment Bill 2018 and Electoral Offences Commission Bill 2018 –

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