Imo Budgets N276bn For 2019

Imo State Government, Thursday, presented a budget of N276,818,017,812 for the state’s 2019 fiscal year. Presenting the budget to the State House of Assembly, the State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha noted that this is the last budget of the administration believing that it would carry the state through. Presenting the budget tagged, “Budget of Consolidation and […]

Things will be harder than before, Buhari warns Govs, leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari has, Friday, warned governors and other leaders in the country to brace up for tougher times ahead, especially as regards the economy and infrastructural development of the country, saying things will be harder than before. President Buhari gave the statement in a message to the 36 state governors during a closed-door meeting […]

Customs Impounds Armoured Vehicles In Edo Anambra State

The Zone “C” of the Nigeria Customs Service Thursday impounded, 22 exotic cars including armored vehicles of various models, bags of foreign rice bearing an overall duty Paid Value (DPV) of N591 million have been impounded by the Benin mobile patrol team, Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone C of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). The […]

2019 presidency: Ben Bruce replies Charlyboy, insists ‘Atiku is an option’

The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Ben Murray-Bruce, has reacted to remark by maverick entertainer, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar was not an option in 2019. Charlyboy had insisted that Abubakar was not a viable alternative to President Muhammadu Buhari. The co-convener of OurMumuDonDo advocacy […]

No need to panic – Rivers APC Campaign organization assures supporters

A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has fixed 7th of January 2019 for the ruling of a case filed by the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, seeking the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, not to recognise any candidate from the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State for the 2019 general elections. Presiding judge, […]

Police arraign four ‘Eiye’ members in Lagos

Four persons have been arraigned at an Ogudu Magistrate Court in Lagos over alleged membership of a secret cult, ‘Eiye’ confraternity. The Prosecutor, Insp. Lucky Ihiehie, told the court that the accused and others still at large committed the offences on November 27 at 10pm at Iyana-Ipaja. Ihiehie said the suspects, Bayole Adewale, 27; Yinka […]

2019 election: Donald Duke signs peace accord, tells INEC what to do about vote-buying

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, presidential candidate, Donald Duke, on Thursday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to sanction politicians involved in vote buying. Speaking after signing the 2019 peace accord at the Kukah Centre, Abuja, Duke stated that such action would serve as a deterrent to others. The former Governor of Cross […]

NYSC: Seven corps members face disciplinary measures in Nasarawa

Seven corps members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State are to face disciplinary measures for committing various offences during their service year. Mrs Zainab Isah, NYSC Coordinator in the state, who made this known Thursday in Lafia, during the Passing out Parade (POP) for the 2017 Batch “B” Stream II corps […]