Breaking News :Kaduna Govt Relaxes 24-Hour Curfew

The Kaduna State Government has reviewed the 24-hour curfew initially imposed on the state as a result of violence that has led to the murder of more than 50 persons. A statement by Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor (Media and Publicity) on Wednesday, noted that “Effective tomorrow, Thursday, 25th October 2018, residents […]

Breaking News :Usman Yusuf, Executive Secretary Of NHIS, Has Been Suspended.

Usman Yusuf, a professor and Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has been suspended. A source very close to the NHIS told SaharaReporters on Thursday that the suspension was ordered by the NHIS board chaired by Dr. Enyantu Ifenne, a paediatrician with an impressive track of academic, professional and public advocacy accomplishments. […]

Sen Victor Umeh Defense Council Motion splits Senators

Senator  were split down the middle party lines yesterday over alleged exclusion of the South from the National Defence Council. Trouble started after Senator Victor Umeh, who represents Anambra Central, sponsored a motion on the ‘Urgent need to appoint a representative of the South East into the National Defence Council and the National Security Council,’ […]

Ikechukwu Ekweremadu :I’M STILL IN PDP.

  I am presently out of the country on a prescheduled engagement. In the past 24 hours, I have been inundated with calls from friends and political associates seeking clarification on the rumours of my departure from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which has dominated the media. Let it be known that my path in […]

FG Moves To Reduce Number Of Children Per Mother

Federal Government has said it was working hard to come out with a policy that would limit the number of children that a mother could have in Nigeria. Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed disclosed this on Tuesday while responding to questions during a session at the 24th Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja. She said the traditional rulers […]

Northern Group Urges Atiku To Drop Peter Obi As VP Or Forget 2019

Northern Youths Leaders Forum (NYLF) has called on the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, to reconsider his choice of Peter Obi as running mate, if he hopes to enjoy the total support of the north and win the 2019 general elections. The group, which says it serves as the umbrella body […]

Breaking News: Court Grants Fayose N50m Bail

Ayodele Fayose, former Governor of Ekiti State, has been granted bail in the sum of N50 million. His second appearance before the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday, lasted less than 30 minutes. He was also asked to provide a surety who must have landed property in Lagos. The guarantor is also […]