North-West Development Commission bill introduced to Senate

A bill seeking the establishment of the North-West Development Commission has been formally introduced in the Senate. Sponsored by Senator Jibrin Barau, the bill was read for the first time...

Federal government restates commitment to the new minimum wage.

The Federal Government says it is working toward early implementation of the much-anticipated new minimum wage. Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha stated this on Thursday in Abuja,...

PMB promises his supporters reward for hard work and loyalty

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured his supporters that their handwork and loyalty would be adequately rewarded. Buhari gave the assurance in Abuja while delivering a speech at the inauguration of...

PMB to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, requesting to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill to a Joint Session of the lawmakers on Wednesday, December 19. The letter was...

Gbajabiamila: APC will thwart any plan to override PMB’s veto to sign Electoral Act

The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, says APC house members will thwart any plan to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto to sign the Electoral Act...

Atiku signs the Peace Accord

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has signed the Peace Accord. The former Vice President used the occasion to appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into...

NRM unveils presidential campaign policy document

The National Rescue Movement, NRM has unveiled its presidential campaign policy document, vowing to overhaul the education and healthcare sector of the country if elected into power. Speaking at the...

2019 Budget: FG liaises with NASS on presentation date

The Federal Government is liaising with the National Assembly on a date for the presentation of the 2019 budget estimates to the Legislature. The Minister of Budget and National Planning,...

South-East Development Commission Bill passage justice for Igbos – Oduah

A member of the National Assembly, Sen. Stella Oduah, says passage of South-East Development Commission Bill by the Senate is justice for Igbo people. Oduah, who is one of the...

INEC moves to stop vote buying, hawking before 2019 elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decided to intensify voter education at the grassroots as part of efforts to discourage vote-buying and hawking during the 2019 elections. Prof. James...
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AfDB approves $7.24b for 2019 borrowing programme

The Board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved $7.24 billion for institution’s 2019 borrowing programme to be raised from the capital markets. The...

Nigeria Elections Debate Group says the selection of presidential debate participants was fair and...

Nigeria Elections Debate Group says the selection process that saw the emergence of five political parties as participants in the coming Presidential debate was...

Sowore protest exclusion from planned presidential debate

Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the...