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Federal Government Stops Diplomatic Relations With Taiwan, Closes Abuja Office

The Federal Government on Wednesday says she will no longer recognise Taiwan as a country but rather pledged support for One China. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this while answering questions from newsmen after a joint news conference with the Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs in …

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Ban On Vehicle Importation By Land Has Been Suspended By The Senate

The Senate has called on the Federal Government to suspend action on enforcement of the ban on the importation of vehicles through land borders. This followed the unanimous adoption of a motion by Sen. Barau Jibrin (APC-Kano), which was co-sponsored by four other senators, at plenary on Wednesday. The senate …

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Good News! World Bank Reveals When Nigeria’ll Get Out Of Recession

Months after plunging into its worst recession in over two decades, the World Bank projects that Nigeria will get out of recession, and grow its GDP by one 1% in 2017. The bank said in a statement on Wednesday, “Sub-Saharan African growth is expected to pick up modestly to 2.9% …

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Why I Was Removed As Senate Leader, Ndume Opens Up

Mr. Ndume had stepped out of the chamber to observe his early afternoon prayer when Mr. Saraki read the letter. The APC caucus, Mr. Saraki said, also chose Ahmed Lawan to replace Mr. Ndume. Mr. Lawan was until his new role the chairman of the Senate committee on defence, a …

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Why death penalty was included in Lagos kidnapping law – Oshun

The Chairman of the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on Public Account, Hon Moshood Oshun, says the inclusion of a death penalty in the recently passed bill against kidnapping by the Assembly was to deter people of the state from taking up such vices. In a statement signed by …

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Adeboye’s ‘resignation’ – FG suspends FRC law

The Federal Government has suspended the controversial law which led ‎Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye to step down as the National General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). The Corporate Governance Code, which was enacted by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC), was going to see other …

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FG Releases N388 Billion To 17 States, See Full List Of Benefiting states

President Muhammadu Buhari has released developmental funds to some states in Nigeria to salvage the imminent case of insolvency. The Federal Government has released N388.304 Billion to 17 States as part of the N522 Billion bail out funds approved by President Muhammadu Buhari for some states with Governor Ayo Fayose’s …

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Tinubu Reacts To Buhari’s Payment Of N5000 Stipend

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has heaped praises on President Muhammadu Buhari for the commencement of the payment of N5,000 each to the poor and most vulnerable under the Conditional Cash Transfer programme of the present administration. Asiwaju Tinubu, who made this known …

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I feed my children with my personal money despite living in Aso Rock – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has said she feeds her children with her personal money. And that the State House, Abuja caters for her welfare only when it was necessary. According to Aisha, she had not been accorded the official privileges given to her predecessors as the Fist …

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Wife Of The President,Aisha Buhari Reacts To Report That She Fleece Nigerian Commission In UK

Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said there was no truth in a media report accusing her of colluding with some government officials to fleece the Nigerian High Commission in London every time she travels to the United Kingdom. An online news portal, Sahara Reporters, had …

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