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Buhari Inaugurates NEC

*Urges NEC to focus on security, education, health, agriculture President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the new National Economic Council (NEC), with tenure from 2019 to 2023 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja The inauguration ceremony started around 1.23pm when President Buhari arrived the Council Chamber for the Council chaired by …

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Sanusi Blocks Ganduje From Sacking Him

Governor Umar Ganduje has been restrained from implementing reports of the anti-corruption commission which indicted Emir Sanusi. A Federal High Court sitting in Kano State granted the ex-parte motion Sanusi filed on Tuesday against the governor and his attorney-general. The court also restrained the state’s Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission …

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Abducted Catholic Priest Escapes While His Captors Were Asleep

Kidnappers released him due to pressure from us—POLICE BENIN—A cleric, Reverend Father Isaac Agabi, who was abducted last Sunday by herdsmen,  has regained his freedom. Father Agabi, who is the priest in charge of Holy Name Catholic Church, Ikpeshi, in Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, was kidnapped along …

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I Joined APC To Champion Tinubu 2023 Ambition-MKO

A former Organizing Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Hon. Mutiu Kunle Okunola on Tuesday said he dumped the PDP for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to support the National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, if he decides to run for 2023 presidency. He …

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Thugs Beats Oshiomole, Other Lawmakers-elect In Edo

THE crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly degenerated into a violent confrontation Tuesday evening as 15 Iawmakers-elect, including Mr. Seidu Oshiomhole (Etsako West 11), the younger brother of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were attacked by some suspected hoodlums. Some of …

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Terrorism: Buhari Condemns Attack, Commiserate With Families

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned attacks which occurred in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, and also expressed his condolences to the people of Zamfara and Sokoto states over recent attacks they suffered in the hands of bandits. The suicide bomb attack took place at a viewing centre in …

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Appointments: Buhari, APC Governors In Crucial Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and Governors, who are members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), are currently meeting at the State House, Abuja. The meeting started with the arrival of the president to the council chamber of the State House at 11:37am. The governors in attendance are of; Yobe, Osun, Ekiti, …

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Job creation: EBAFOSA Gives Incentive To Boost Tomato Production

The United Nations Ecosystem Based Adaptation for Food Security Assembly (UNEP-EBAFOSA) has proposed an incentive for tomatoes famers in Nigeria to boost production as well create job for the mass unemployed in the country. The group however urges stakeholders in the tomato industry to take advantage of its proposed incentives …

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Egypt’s Former President Mohamed Morsi

An Egyptian police Vehicle is parked inside a cemetery after the former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi was buried in Cairo on June 18, 2019. (Photo by Khaled DESOUKI / AFP) Egypt’s first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi was buried in Cairo on Tuesday, his lawyer said, a day after he collapsed in …

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