Home / Tag Archives: Politics

Tag Archives: Politics

nnamdi

Shuaib Labaran: Nnamdi Kanu Denied Being An IPOB Member

Shuaib Labaran, the lead counsel to the Federal Government on the trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has said he (Kanu) denied membership of IPOB. The Federal Government has laid charges of treason ...

Read More »
Femi Gbajabiamila

We need to increase the minimum educational qualification for presidents and lawmakers — Gbajabiamila

Speaker of the house of representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has stated that there is a need to amend the constitution to increase the educational qualification for election into the office of the president. Gbajabiamila also wants the academic qualification of other ...

Read More »
new chief laws

Culture Conflict: “Ogun State Governor’s Prince Dapọ Abiodun Signs New Chiefs’ Law”

Obas In Ogun State Are To Be Buried Accordingly To Their Faith Upon Joining Their Ancestors! Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has signed into law a bill that provides for how traditional rulers and chiefs are to be selected, appointed, ...

Read More »
Wike

“From Ekiti to Akure no Road”- Gov. Wike Jokingly mocks Gov. Fayemi.

In what looks like a joke among the two statemen. Governor wike throws a jab at his Ekiti state governor counterpart. Saying from Ekiti to Akure, there is no road.

Read More »
Hadi Sirika, minister of aviation

Omicron Red List: FG to ban flights from Canada, UK, Saudi Arabia as from Tuesday

The federal government says it will restrict airlines coming from Canada, United Kingdom, and Saudi Arabia into Nigeria from Tuesday, December 14. Hadi Sirika, minister of aviation, who disclosed this on Sunday in Lagos explained that it was to reciprocate ...

Read More »
Femi Gbajabiamila

Lawmakers reject bill to empower Nigerians to sue the government for not providing basic welfare

The House of Representatives has rejected a bill seeking to make the provision of basic welfare compulsory. The bill, sponsored by Sergius Ogun (PDP, Edo), sought to amend section 6 of the 1999 Constitution by allowing the judiciary to entertain ...

Read More »
Diezani’s

Appeal Court affirms forfeiture of Diezani’s $40m jewellery

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has dismissed an appeal by the former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, challenging the forfeiture of her jewellery worth $40million to the Federal Government.The court held that there was no substance in ...

Read More »

Senate approves Buhari’s $16bn, €1bn loan requests

The senate has approved $16,230,077,718 and €1,020,000,000 loans requested by President Muhammadu Buhari.The upper legislative chamber also approved grant components of $125 million. The president had made the request for the facilities in an addendum to the 2018-2020 borrowing plan ...

Read More »
fashola

#EndSARS: Many people don’t know that Pres. Buhari can’t sack police officers — Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says it is surprising that many Nigerians don’t know that the president doesn’t have the power to sack police officers. Speaking at an event in Lagos, on Friday, November 5, the minister said ...

Read More »
Prof Charles Soludo

Insecurity In Anambra Politically Motivated , Says Soludo

The All Progressives Grand Alliance candidate for the Anambra gubernatorial election, Prof. Charles Soludo, has said the insecurity challenges in the state is politically motivated.Soludo stated this during the Anambra Gubernatorial Debate organised by Arise TV on Monday, noting that ...

Read More »