Buhari Congratulates George Weah On Election As Liberia’s Next President

     President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a congratulatory message to George Weah on his election as the next President of the Republic of Liberia. The President in the letter to Weah also commended the Liberian people on the peaceful conduct of the historic presidential run-off election, stressing that “this is another plus on Africa’s democratic scoreboard.” […]

Finally, Sultan Dasuki Family Speaks Out: Release Sambo Dasuki Now

By Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki Progressive Association – December 29, 2017 Sultan Dasuki and Sambo Dasuki SULTAN IBRAHIM DASUKI PROGRESSIVE ASSOCIATION Dogon Daji House, No 5 Maiduguri Road Sokoto Release Sambo Dasuki Now! A Statement of Press Conference on Dasuki’s Two Years of Incarceration on December 28, 2017 at NUJ Press Centre, Sokoto, Sokoto State “As […]

Court Sentences Ex- Katsina PS to 7 Years in Jail for fraud

By Wilson Uwujaren – December 29, 2017 EFCC Court Sentences Ex- Katsina PS to 7 Years in Jail for Fraud A former permanent secretary in the administration of former governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shehu Shema, Yusuf Sule Saulawa was today December 29, 2017 convicted by Justice Sanusi Tukur  of the Katsina State High Court […]

Niger inaugurated petrol monitoring task force.

Niger state government has inaugurated a task force to monitor sale of petroleum products, especially premium motor spirit (PMS), to checkmate sale of the product above the approved price of N146.50 The task force members are: 1. Special Adviser on Special Duties……..Chairman 2. DG, SOU/ICT and Public Enlightment. 3. Rep of Nigerian Army. 4. Rep […]

Zamfara: DPR dispenses 8,000 litres of petrol to motorists

DPR dispenses 8,000 litres of petrol to motorists in Zamfara By Ishaq Zaki The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed 8 filling stations in Gusau for allegedly selling petrol above N145 and dispensed 8,000 litres of the product free of charge to motorists. The Operations Controller in charge of DPR field office, Gusau, Mr […]

Petrol scarcity: Transport fare increases in Kano

Tricycle operator in Kano increase fares By Ramatu Garba It is no longer news that petrol is scarce in Kano metropolis, what is now news is that commercial tricycle operators on Friday increased their fares by about 70 per cent. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the petrol scarcity had reduced the number […]

Police arrest soldier for hijacking petrol tanker

IGP, Mr Ibrahim Idris By Suleiman Shehu The Police Command in Oyo State has arrested a soldier serving at 81 Battalion, Makola, Ibadan, for allegedly hijacking a fuel-laden truck along Akobo, Iwo road. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Abiodun Odunde, made the disclosure in Ibadan while presenting the suspects to newsmen at […]

Police kill 4 in Adamawa, saves Rep member

Police confirms killing of 4 in Adamawa By Muhammad Auwal Adam The Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the killing of four people at Kamale village in Michika Local Government Area of the state. The command’s Spokesman, SP Othman Abubakar, told the newsmen that the member representing Michika/Madagali Federal Constituency, Rep. Adamu Kamale, narrowly escaped the […]

Senate Accuses Buhari, NNPC Of Illegally Subsidising Fuel

     *Says Corruption Now Rules In Oil And Gas IndustryThe Senate knocked the federal government for allegedly subsidizing the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petrol by N26 per liter to cushion the landing cost put at N171 per liter while the official selling price remained at N145 per litre. The Group Managing Director […]

Presidency Lists Buhari’s 16 Most Striking Achievements In 2017

     *Declares 2018 As Nigeria’s Year Of Infrastructure Presidency has listed 16 striking achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2017 as part of efforts to impress it on Nigerians that contrary to wider criticisms, the government of President Buhari has scored highly in many quarters. According to the stewardship of President Buhari reeled out by […]