Transition: I’m disappointed in Jonathan’s govt. – Buhari

By Muhammad Umar Puma. The President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, received an interim report of the Transition Committee he set up to assist him to transit smoothly to the Presidency. Buhari, More...

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Transition: I’m disappointed in Jonathan’s govt. – Buhari

By Muhammad Umar Puma. The President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, received an interim report of the Transition Committee he set up to assist him to transit smoothly to More...

Senate begins probe of fuel scarcity

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Senate has put machinery in motion yesterday to probe the lingering fuel scarcity in the country, as it has mandated its committees on Petroleum Resources More...

Senate confirms Hajj Commission chairman

By Ikechukwu Okoforadi The Senate on yesterday approved the appointments made by outgoing president Goodluck Jonathan into the board of the National Hajj Commission ( NAHCON). This More...

PDP stalwart asks Mu’azu to account for N9b party funds

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi. A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart in Bauchi state, Bibi Dogo, has asked the National chairman of the party, Adamu Mu’azu to account for the More...

Tambuwal won’t disappoint Sokoto people – Community leader

From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna A community leader in Kaduna state, Alhaji Abdullahi Usman, yesterday expressed confidence on the incoming Sokoto state Governor-elect, Amnu Waziri More...

Jonathan and last minute dismissals

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has, in the last two months, literally being on a “roll” firing and hiring More...

Revisiting oversea training stoppage

The recent federal government decision suspending oversea training for civil srvants did not come as surprise More...

Pension Fund’ll Alleviate Sufferings of Nigerians – PenCom DG

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos. The Director General of the National Pension Commission (PenCom), Mrs Chinelo Anohu-Amazu...

FG settles 98% of PHCN staff, BPE tells protesting NUEE

By Etuka Sunday. The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has informed the National Union of Electricity...

Brent crude hits $66 per barrel

Oil rose for a second day on Thursday and briefly reached $66 a barrel, supported by...

Is Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza playing the terror card?

In his first appearance since last week’s coup attempt, Burundi’s President Nkurunziza focused on the threat More...

A defector’s story: How I broke ranks with Somalia’s militants

One of the most senior figures to defect from Somalia’s al-Qaeda-linked militant group al-Shabab has urged his former colleagues to stop..

How Panama is tackling gangs with carrot-and-stick approach

“They killed one of our guys and we didn’t do anything, no vengeance, nothing, nothing at all,” says 18-year-old Jesus We..

Again, protesters besiege FCTA, demanding audience with minister

By Stanley Onyekwere. For the umpteenth time, hundreds of protesters yesterday stormed the premises of the Federal More...

NGO marks World Cultural Diversity Day in Abuja

Stories by Stanley Onyekwere As the world marks the 2015 United Nation’s World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development,..

Sanitation: Bala unveils six new AEPB’s waste management equipment

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed yesterday unveiled six additional solid and liquid waste management equipment for..

Bullying victims ‘more likely to be obese’

Children who are bullied in childhood are at greater risk of obesity, strokes and heart attacks later on, researchers have found...

Still on Fayose’s stomach infrastructure

By Olalekan Waheed Adigun. Nigerians by now must be getting used to the latest addition to their glossary of political terms-“Stomach..

4 benefits of showing up early to work every day

Everyone knows that guy. He’s always at his desk before everyone else, making the rest of the team wonder if he..