Saraki loses again as Tribunal refuses to quash corruption charges

The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday  dismissed an application by the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, for the charges against him to be quashed. Saraki is standing trial for alleged false declaration

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Mikel named Super Eagles captain

Barely 24 hours to the African Cup of Nations qualifier against the Pharaohs of Egypt, Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi, has been named the new Super Eagles captain. The immediate past

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Myanmar finance minister nominee Kyaw Win has fake degree

The man proposed as Myanmar’s new finance and planning minister has a fake degree in finance, it has emerged. Kyaw Win admitted buying the bogus PhD from a fictitious online

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Labour Minister Woos United Arab Emirates On Skills Export

By Yabagi Mohammed [B]uilding on the recent visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the United Arab Emirates, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Mr. Chris Ngige has urged the United

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$2.1bn arms deal: Dasuki’s absence stalls trial

The trial of the embattled former National Security Adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd) was stalled on Wednesday  because both the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Economic and Financial

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Court pardons self-confessed Boko Haram agent

A self-confessed Boko Haram agent, Lawrence Ugwu, has begged a Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Abuja, to forgive his criminal intimidations to his former employer. Mr. Ugwu, former staff of Top View Hotel, Abuja, was arraigned on

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Fuel crises to persist till May, I am not a magician, says Kachikwu

The Federal Government has said that Nigerians will have to endure the ongoing fuel scarcity in the country for the next two months. Speaking to State House correspondents on Wednesday

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PSC unveils portal for recruitment of 10,000 policemen

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Wednesday unveiled internet portals for the recruitment of 10,000 police following directives by President Muhammadu Buhari. The portals are www.psc.gov.ng or www.npf.gov.ng. A statement

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Iwobi recovers from food poisoning, to feature for Eagles against Egypt

Arsenal teenage sensation, Alex Iwobi, has recovered from the food poisoning he suffered on Tuesday and has now been confirmed fit to play for the Super Eagles in the African

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Senate passes N6.06trn 2016 budget

The Senate on Wednesday passed the 2016 budget with a reduced figure of  N6.06 trillion naira. President Muhammadu Buhari had  presented a N6.08 trillion proposal in December 2015. The Senate passed N6,060,677,358,227

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