Senate adjourns for Sallah break, to resume July 19

The Senate, on Wednesday, adjourned plenary to enable it proceed on the Sallah break. The Senate…

Ex-Minister, Bolaji Abdullahi decries money politics in Nigeria

Former Minister of Sports and Youths Development, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, has condemned the culture of extreme…

FG increases tax on cigarette, shisha to 30%

The federal government has increased the tax on tobacco products including shisha and cigarettes from 20…

Lagos: Security guard arrested for impregnating employer’s teenage daughter

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command, have arrested a security guard, Samuel Maikasuw, has been…

Cross River: Army accused of atrocity in Nko over Colonel, soldiers’ shooting

The Nigerian Army raid on two communities in two Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Cross River…

‘They are shooting hostages’ – Families of abducted Abuja-Kaduna train passengers cry out

The families of the abducted passengers of the Abuja/Kaduna train have raised the alarm on the…

Nigerian pilgrim dies in Makkah, Saudi Arabia

A Nigerian pilgrim, Aisha Ahmed, has died in Makkah, Saudi Arabia following an undisclosed illness. According…

FEC okays reforms to bolster non-oil revenue to N3.8trn annually

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved reforms to shore up the non-oil revenue to N3.8…

2023: Fayose abandons Atiku, demands power shift to South

The former Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, reaffirmed his commitment to power shift to Southern Nigeria…

Build modular refineries to boost petrol supply, ministerial nominee tells FG

A ministerial nominee, Henry Ikoh has admonished the federal government to establish modular refineries in Niger…