… I’m ready for probe – Ex-minister
The former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has denied claims she spent $2.1 billion out of the Excess Crude Account without authorization and has offered to face any inquiry over the allegation.
Ngozi Okonjo Iweala
Reacting to Monday’s claims agai…Okonjo-Iweala denies spending money without authorization
… I’m ready for probe – Ex-minister
The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended the deadline for the Bank Verification Number exercise till October 31.
A statement by the CBN said the decision to extend the BVN registration was due to passionate appeals from the public for the extension of the exercise after the expiration of the…CBN extends BVN deadline
Activities were paralyzed Tuesday in Ekwulobia, Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra state as traders, young and old trooped out to protest the dumping of alleged Boko Haram suspects in the prisons in the area.
As early as 7.30am, placard carrying protesters, including some…Boko Haram: Protest paralyses Anambra community
Ahead of the 2016 governorship election in Edo state, a socio-Political group in the state, the Edo Visionary Network, Tuesday charged the leaders and people of Edo Central senatorial district to realize their dream of producing the next governor of the state after the expiration of Governor…Group seeks support for Osunbor’s governorship bid
The inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Tuesday said the withdrawal of military checkpoints will restore the police mandate of ensuring internal security.
Arase also disclosed that force top hierarchy has concluded arrangements on dress code for the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS)…Checkpoints’ withdrawal will restore police mandate – IGP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has initiated moves to reconcile its aggrieved members in the six geopolitical zones across the nation.
Grievances and discontents arising from the conduct of the party’s last primary elections nationwide had degenerated into divisions leading some aggrieved m…PDP moves to reconcile aggrieved members
The National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Tuesday, reiterated that the steps taken so far by President Muhammadu Buhari, within 30 days of the life of his administration, especially in tackling corruption and insecurity has outpaced the six y…Why I said Buhari’s 3 weeks better than Jonathan’s 6years – Lai Mohammed
Prof. Attahiru Jega on Tuesday bowed out of office as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission.
He handed over to Mohammed Wali, a national commissioner of the INEC from Sokoto State, whose five-year tenure will also expire on August 11, 2015.
Prof Attahiru Jega, INEC …Jega bows out of INEC, hands over to Wali
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, generated about N8.1trillion between 2012 and May 2015, but paid only N4.3trillion to the federation account, Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole, said Monday, citing new details from the federal economic council meeting.
The balance of the oil…REVEALED: “In three years, NNPC generated N8.1 trn, gave Nigeria N4.3 trn
The Buhari administration may be considering merging all debtor airlines in the country into a national carrier, capable of serving the West and Central African regions, with Nigeria as the regional aviation hub.
That is part of the recommendations by the Ahmed Joda transition committee, which…EXCLUSIVE: Joda Committee to Buhari: Merge debt-ridden Arik, Aero, others to form national carrier