FG proscribes Benin PTA, reaffirms illegality of NAPTAFGC

The federal government has proscribed the Parents Teachers Association (PTA) of the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) Benin, Edo State indefinitely for acts bordering on gross misconduct, lawlessness and outright

Read More

SERAP threatens to sue Buhari over judges’ arrest

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has threatened to institute legal action in local and foreign courts against President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Government over the arrest  judges

Read More

We’ll sustain raid on judges’ homes – DSS

The Department of State Services has justified its Friday night raid on the homes of judges across the country as part of measures to rid the judiciary of corrupt practices.

Read More

Order release of arrested judges now, NBA tells Buhari

The Nigerian Bar Association has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to order the immediate, unconditional release of judges arrested by men of the Department of State Services on Friday night.

Read More

Buhari felicitates with veteran journalist, Ben Lawrence, at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated veteran journalist, poet and author, Ben Lawrence, who turns 80 on Sunday. “President Buhari felicitates with the family and friends of the renowned and fearless

Read More

FJSC recommends Omnoghen as new CJN

The Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC) has forwarded the name of Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen to the National Judicial Council (NJC) for recommendation to President Muhammadu Buhari as the

Read More

FG to spend N3.5bn on 320 prison vehicles

The Federal Government has approved N3.5 billion for the purchase of 320 operational vehicles to ease the movement of  inmates to courts. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, told State

Read More

Why we can’t construct new roads – FG

The Federal Government has said it cannot undertake the construction of new roads due to lack of adequate provision in the 2016 budget. Speaking to State House correspondents after Wednesday’s

Read More

Business leader, Samuel Owori, will become first Ugandan to head Rotary International – 2018-19

Samuel “Sam” Owori of Kampala, Uganda was today confirmed president-nominee of Rotary International – a humanitarian service organization that unites leaders committed to improving lives and bringing positive, lasting change to

Read More

Buhari orders sale of #7bn Presidential jets

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the sale of two aircrafts in the Presidential Air Fleet (PAF) worth 7 billion naira. The Presidency on Tuesday confirmed that newspaper advertisements for the

Read More