EFCC chair: Replace Magu now, activist tells Buhari

A renowned civil rights activist, Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to shop for replacement of the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu with substantive nominee by sending the name of such nominee to the upper chamber of the National Assembly for confirmation.

EFCC chair: Replace Magu now, activist tells Buhari

……warns Sagay against disobedience to court order A renowned civil rights activist, Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to shop for replacement of the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu with substantive nominee by sending the name of such nominee to the upper chamber of the National Assembly for confirmation. He […]

Fulani herdsmen killing because of anti-grazing law – Inspector General Of Police says

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has told the Senate that suspending the anti-open grazing laws passed by some states is one way to end deadly clashes between herders and farmers.

Fulani herdsmen killing because of anti-grazing law – Inspector General Of Police says

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has told the Senate that suspending the anti-open grazing laws passed by some states is one way to end deadly clashes between herders and farmers. Mr. Idris appeared before the Senate Committee of Police in response to the Senate’s summon on Tuesday. The Senate had given the police […]

Fuel scarcity: Saraki calls committee out of recess

Fuel scarcity: Saraki calls committee out of recess

In a bid to end the ongoing fuel crisis and the untold hardship it is presently unleashing on Nigerians, President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, directed the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) to cut short its recess and immediately convene a meeting with industry stakeholders. Chairman of the Senate Committee […]

Stop blame game, let’s create jobs for Nigerian youths – Saraki

Stop blame game, let’s create jobs for Nigerian youths – Saraki

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on the federal government, the National Assembly, the private sector and the civil society, to as a matter of urgency, focus attention on youth unemployment and development crisis facing the county. He said, it would do the country no good to continue to cast […]

I can have affair with female colleagues – IGP writes Senate

I can have affair with female colleagues – IGP writes Senate

Nigerian Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris has challenged the lawmaker representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, Senator Isa Misau to prove where the law stopped him from having a romantic relationship with a female colleague. The IGP was challenging the accusation that he had  had an affair with his female junior colleague which led […]

I’m not here to answer your questions – IGP tells senators

I’m not here to answer your questions – IGP tells senators

Ibrahim Idris, Inspector-general of police (IGP), did not entertain any question from the senate committee probing the allegations which Isah Misau, senator representing Bauchi central, levelled against him. Idris had initially refused to appear, making the lawmakers to threaten him with a warrant for his arrest. Misau had accused the IGP of illegally receiving money […]

N8.612trn 2018 budget will steady the economy – Buhari

N8.612trn 2018 budget will steady the economy – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented about N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation bill to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure would drive rapid economic recovery. He said at the session that with a benchmark of 45 dollars per barrel at an exchange rate of N305 to a […]

10 things Saraki said during budget presentation

10 things Saraki said during budget presentation

Below are key points from the speech of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the presentation of the 2018 appropriation bill on Tuesday. 1.As the country gradually recovers, it is important to reset the fundamentals that drive our economy – so we do not slide back into recession. We must reassess the relationship between oil […]

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