Politics

2019: Abaribe urges Nigerians to vote out APC, says FG fast descending into tyranny

– Federal Government fast descending into tyranny – Senator Abaribe Senator Enyinnaya Harcourt Abaribe, a senator representing Abia South Senatorial District has urged Nigerians to vote out the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019 saying, the Federal Government under the ruling party was fast descending into tyranny. The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) chieftain said this Read more

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Buhari signs two new bills into law

AFP…… President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday assented to two new bills, Sen. Ita Enang, the Presidential Liaison to the National Assembly (Senate), has said. Enang while briefing State House Correspondents said that the new laws were the Medical Residency Training Act, 2018; and the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (Establishment, Etc) (Amendment) Act, 2018. Read more

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Plateau Killings: Bishop Oyedepo laments, says Nigeria not Fulani Republic

Founder of the Living Faith Church otherwise known as ‘Winners Chapel’, Bishop David Oyedepo has openly kicked against the continuous senseless killings in some parts of Nigeria. The Bishop who lamented recent killings in some local governments areas in Plateau State said Nigeria is not for ‘Fulani’ republic and anyone planning to Islamise the country Read more

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Diezani’s N325m Lekki land taken as court orders interim forfeiture to FG

Federal High Court, Lagos, presided by Justice Babs Kuewumi, has ordered temporary forfeiture of a landed property, valued N325 million, allegedly belonging to former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, to the Federal Government of Nigeria, The Guardian NG reports. Justice Kuewumi granted the order of temporary forfeiture of the property yesterday sequel to Read more

Business

CCNN, BUA Cement Kalambiana merger propels massive economic gains

The Board of Directors of Nigeria’s Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), and owners of the 500,000 metric tonnes per annum Sokoto Cement Plant, announces that it has informed the Nigerian Stock Exchange of its proposed merger (“Proposed Merger”) with the BUA Cement owned Kalambaina Cement Company Ltd (“Kalambaina Cement”) – owners and operators of Read more

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Plateau Killings: Soyinka says Buhari treating herdsmen with kid gloves

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday knocked President Muhammadu Buhari for his slow and late response to killings by herdsmen amid the general insecurity in the country. The former president paid a condolence visit to Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Wednesday. He said the magnitude of security Read more