Nigerian Government Holds Closed-Door Meeting With Herdsmen Over Insecurity

A Federal Government delegation on Friday met with the national leaders of Miyetti Allahh Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) as part of efforts to curtail security challenges in the country. “That is the main reason we have come to Kebbi State to dialogue with leaders of herdsmen as part of the process. The criminals […]

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Femi Fani- Kayode Denies Declaring Support For Pres. Buhari

A previous Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has denied reports claiming he dumped the Peoples Democratic Get-together (PDP) and pronounced support for President Muhammadu Buhari. The PDP chieftain was responding to hypotheses making the rounds that he dumped support for the presidential competitor of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar following the arrival of Zainab […]

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EFCT Night Clubs Raid: Erring Officers To Face Stiff Penalty – Police

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has pledged to mete out stiff penalties on any officer found guilty of the alleged harassment and molestation of women at the Caramelo Night Club raid in Abuja. The Command, in a press statement on Friday by ASP Danjuma Tanimu, said a high powered team has been constituted to […]

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OGHA To New LG Auditor-General: Be Prudent, Accountable, Transparent In Office

The Ogun State House of Assembly has charged on the new Auditor General for the local Government, Mr Lamidi Mulero to bring his wealth of experience to bear in the new office through promotion of prudency, accountability and transparency in the running of the local Government council. The Speaker of the Assembly, Rt Hon. Suraju […]

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Centre tasks journalists on accuracy, accountability

The Premium Times Centre For Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), has reiterated the need for Journalists across the country to ensure accuracy and accountability in the reportage of events. Mr Dapo Olorunyomi, the Executive Director of PTCIJ gave the charge during a four-day prerequisite training organised by the centre for five maiden Dubawa Fellows on Thursday in […]

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Senate President commiserates with Melaye over mother’s death

The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki has commiserated with his colleague and friend Senator Dino Melaye over the passing of his mother Deaconess Comfort Melaye. Melaye, representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, had taken to his twitter handle @dino_melaye to announce the passing of his mother. He wrote: With total submission to […]

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Gani Adams advises Nigerians to impact society positively

Iba Gani Adams, Aare-Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, within the week, advised Nigerians to shun vague lifestyles, maintaining that in so doing they will positively impact the society. Reiterating the place of purposeful living as non-negotiable in building a progressive nation, he added that progress can hardly be recorded when peace is lacking. The Yoruba leader who […]

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FEC approves N4.6 billion for construction of seven model schools

The Federal Executive Council on Thursday approved N4.6 billion for the construction OF seven model schools to be located in the six Geo-political zones of the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made this known when he briefed State House correspondents at the end of the Council meeting which was presided […]

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Folashade Tinubu-Ojo instals computer village market leaders

The President-General, Association Of Commodity Market Women And Men Of Nigeria, Folashade Tinubu-Ojo, on Thursday installed Adeniyi Olasoji and Abisola Azeez as ”Babaloja” and ”Iyaloja” of the popular Computer Village. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mrs Tinubu-Ojo installed the market leaders at an elaborate ceremony in Ikeja. Some traders had staged protests […]

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