Buhari approves the decamping of my followers from APC -Amosun

At a meeting hosted by Amosun at his ABEOKUTA residence yesterday, Amosun assured his supporters of his “winning formula” saying he had President Buhari’s support.

Buhari approves the decamping of my followers from APC -Amosun

Amidst growing reports of his romance with some other parties in Ogun State, the Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has told supporters that President Muhammadu Buhari has granted him permission for his preferred governorship candidate, Hon. Abdul Kadir Adekunle Akinlade and his 26 consensus candidates for House of Assembly to decamp from the […]

Minimum Wage: Governors insist they can’t pay N30,000

“Now you say N30, 000, how many of us can pay? We will be bankrupt.

Minimum Wage: Governors insist they can’t pay N30,000

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum says it will re-strategize and dialogue with President Muhammadu Buhari on the issues associated with the proposed N30, 000 minimum wage. To drive the process, the forum has constituted a committee to meet the president to work out a formula to quickly resolve the issues. Chairman of the forum and Governor […]

Power outage hits Lagos international airport

Passengers were stranded on Tuesday at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos state following a power outage.

Power outage hits Lagos international airport

Passengers were stranded on Tuesday at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos state following a power outage. The passengers were said to have been kept in the dark for hours as immigration officials did not not address the anxious crowd. According to Yemisi Adegoke, a BBC reporter, the airport did not switch to another alternative […]

Video: Angry Nigerian actor vent his spleen on corrupt immigration officials

Aremu Afolayan venting his spleen against immigration officials at the airport

Video: Angry Nigerian actor vent his spleen on corrupt immigration officials

Aremu Afolayan venting his spleen against immigration officials at the airport. President Buhari, please do something about this. We need action. Heads must roll Welcome to Nigeria, land of frustration. Nigerians are sharing this video of Nollywood actor, Aremu Afolayan, venting about his experience with officials at the Murtala Mohammed airport. Cable News Network (CNN) […]

N5.8bn NEMA fraud: Osinbajo asked to resign

The House of Representatives in its investigative report had indicted Osinbajo after its investigation into the fund disbursement.

N5.8bn NEMA fraud: Osinbajo asked to resign

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Timi Frank, has given Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, seven days to resign over alleged flagrant violation of the Constitution and the Public Procurement Act in the approval of N5.8billion as intervention funds for the North East in 2017. The House of Representatives in its […]

Lagos-Ibadan expressway will be completed by 2021

Thamm Olaf, operations manager, Julius Berger, says the Shagamu-Lagos end of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway project will be completed by 2021.

Lagos-Ibadan expressway will be completed by 2021

Thamm Olaf, operations manager, Julius Berger, says the Shagamu-Lagos end of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway project will be completed by 2021. According to PUNCH, Olaf said this when the senate committee on works inspected the project on Sunday. He was quoted to have said the project, which was supposed to be completed in 2017, was stalled […]

2019: I will build a prosperous Nigeria – Ezekwesili

Ezekwesili urged Nigerians to trust in her capacity to deliver, saying she had the track record and experience to make the country an economic giant.

2019: I will build a prosperous Nigeria – Ezekwesili

Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr.Oby Ezekwesili, on Monday said she would work to build and deliver a prosperous Nigeria if elected. Ezekwesili, a former Vice-President of World Bank, made the pledge while speaking with newsmen in Lagos. The presidential candidate spoke on her blueprint to lift 80 million Nigerians […]

Access Bank to acquire Diamond Bank

Talks on the acquisition are on, according to sources, who said the fusion is set for the first quarter of next year.

Access Bank to acquire Diamond Bank

Access Bank is set to add Diamond Bank’s portfolio to its assets in the next few months, The Nation has learnt. Talks on the acquisition are on, according to sources, who said the fusion is set for the first quarter of next year. It was gathered that both financial institutions have reached an agreement in […]

Budget delay: Senate, Presidency trade blame

‘You often send window dressing documents’ — senator blames executive for budget delay

Budget delay: Senate, Presidency trade blame

Biodun Olujimi, senate minority leader, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of unjustly blaming the national assembly over the delay in the passage of the 2018 budget. The senator said contrary to Buhari’s claim that the lawmakers delayed the passage, what the executive usually sends to the legislative chamber is “window dressing documents”. Buhari presented the budget […]

EFCC confirms moves to extradite Alison-Madueke

“As things stand now, there is no need for that since the UK Government is already investigating her,’’ he had said.

EFCC confirms moves to extradite Alison-Madueke

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that the process for the extraditing former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs Deziani Alison-Madueke from the United Kingdom has begun. Acting Spokesman of the commission, Mr Tony Orilade, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. There have been calls […]

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