Why House is Investigating Legality of Special Presidential Panel – Dogara

ABUJA: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has explained that the House is investigating the Special Presidential Investigation Panel to ascertain where it got the powers to investigate public officers as it is not listed among the agencies listed to discharge that function in the constitution. Hon Dogara said while speaking at

Buhari’s 2019 Bid and Matters Arising – Garba Shehu

The country is gearing itself up for the General Elections in February next year and with President Muhammadu Buhari announcing that he will bid for the governing Party, APC’s ticket to run fo a second term, all hell has been let loose by the chaotic, ill-prepared opposition camp. A joke on WhatsApp last week was

Speaker Dogara Warns Premium Times to Retract Libelous Story or Face the Consequences

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has demanded for retraction of story by an online news portal Premium Times in which they alleged that federal ministry of finance made illegal payments of funds to him and Senate President Bukola Saraki. Reacting to the story via his verified Twitter handle

Military kills one insurgent, repels others

Troops By Rabiu Sani One insurgent has been killed in a successful operation to repel rampaging Boko Haram at Gamboru-Ngala in Borno. Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, the Director, Army Public Relations, in a statement said that several others fled in the operation. Chukwu said: “”troops of 3 Battalion on operation LAFIYA DOLE had successfully repelled Boko

Bandits kill 30 in fresh attacks in Zamfara

File Photo: The victims of Zamfara attack by gunmen in February. Fresh killings reported in two LGAs Bandits have again killed about 30 people in Kabaro and Danmani villages in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State. A witness, Mr Shuaibu Kabaro,   in Maru  said that the suspected gunmen attacked the two communities and the

Itsuokor UNILAG student wins Mathematics competition

Daniel Itsuokor: wins Mathematics contest Mr Daniel Itsuokor, a 400 level student of mathematics, University of Lagos (Unilag) has emerged overall best out of 56 participants in mathematics competition organised by National Mathematical Centre (NMC). Unilag also triumphed over 14 other universities that participated in the competition. Professor Peter Onumaiye, who represented Prof. Stephen Onah,

Kim Jong Un says no more nuclear tests in North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un flanked by his lieutenantsNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un: says no more nuclear tests North Korea will suspend nuclear and missile tests effective immediately and abolish a nuclear test site in the northern part of the country in a bid to pursue economic growth and peace on the Korean

Nigerians in UK rally support for Buhari

Buhari for 2019 presidential election. Some Nigerians on Friday converged in front of the Nigerian High Commission in London, to rally in support of President Muhammadu Buhari. The President is resetting the country on the part of growth and development, Mr. Stephen Kifordu, from Delta State who is the leader of the group, said on

Fake News from Premium Times on Appropriation, Payments and Control

Kemi Adeosun, Abuja: My attention has been drawn to a smear campaign by an online medium, Premium Times, alleging “illegal sharing of pN10 billion from the national treasury.” The entire report is mischievous and made-up, negates the ethics of journalism, and displays a worrying lack of understanding of Appropriation, Payments and Control. It should therefore

By His Grace I am The Youngest DCP in Nigeria Today – Abba Kyari

Finally, after 10months, the Police Service Commission (PSC) released the Promotion For All the 45 Police Officers involved in the Arrest Of Nigeria’s Most Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Evans and 21 of his gangmembers including 2 Serving Military Personnel. Recoveries of 7 Mansions and landed properties worth billions Of naira in Nigeria and Ghana. Cars, Trucks,