JUST IN: Kano speaker, deputy to get life pensions, foreign medical trips, other perks

The Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed into law the Pensions Rights of Speaker and Deputy Law 2019, which will enable the two presiding officers earn life pensions after leaving office. Apart from the life pensions, DAILY NIGERIAN gathered, the speaker and the deputy speaker will enjoy foreign medical trips and brand new […]

Kaduna Dry Port officially commences operation

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi says the Kaduna Dry Port will greatly provide the needed stimulus for massive economic growth in Kaduna state and the country at large. The minister stated this on Tuesday in Kaduna at a ceremony to mark the commencement of cargo delivery by rail to the inland dry port. The […]

Buhari vs Atiku: Tribunal Issues Important Notice To Atiku

Tribunal Issues Pre-hearing Notice The 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has been served a pre-hearing notice by the presidential election petition tribunal. Recall Atiku is contesting the 2019 presidential election result which declared Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner. The nation’s electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission had declared Buhari winner of the polls, […]

No fresh probe of Saraki, EFCC clarifies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission yesterday dismissed report of fresh probe of Senate President Bukola Saraki. Acting spokesman of the anti-graft agency, Tony Orilade, in a statement yesterday in Abuja, made the clarification following a trending report insinuating that the nation’s number three citizen was being freshly investigated over his stewardship as Kwara governor […]

Otedola’s ill health stalls Farouk Lawan’s subsidy trial

By Alexandra Oladipo The of trial of a former member of House of Representatives, Mr. Farouk Lawal, pending before the FCT High Court was stalled on Tuesday due to the ill health of the prosecution witness, Femi Otedola. Lawan, who was the Chairman of House of Reps Adhoc Committee on Petroleum Subsidy Regime, is being […]

Ban on motorcycles: Army liaised with Governors – Namdas

By EricJames Ochigbo  The Spokesman of the House of Representatives, Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas, has said that any measure that would be taken to ensure security lives and properties should be encouraged by all peace loving Nigerians. Namdas made the call while reacting to the ban on the use of motorcycles in the North West and […]

El-Zakzaky Distributes Ramadan Goodies From Detention

The detained cleric instructed the distribution of the items last week when a section of his family members were allowed a rare visit along with the foreign medical experts that came in to assess his health situation. Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) on Monday gave out foodstuffs […]

Nigerians To Get Vehicle Loans At 6% Interest Rate Ω

A new ownership scheme that will enable Nigerians to acquire vehicles with ease will soon be launched by the federal government. Under the scheme, according to the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Nigerians aspiring to own vehicles but without the needed funds can obtain soft loans from the participating banks to do so. […]