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FG Is Not Making Covid-19 Treatment To Look Like Secret Cult – APC Group...

A leading support group of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC Mandate Defenders has reacted to the statement credited to the Human Rights Writers...
Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State

Monica hails FG for approving the Construction of Ebonyi International Airport

Monica Chidinma Ada Eze who was recently reappointed as the Technical Assistant (TA) on Media to Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State, has...

Nigeria’s Cybercrimes Act will be amended -FG

The Federal Government has stated that the Federal Ministry of Justice is committed to pursuing the amendment of the Cybercrimes Act, which many lawyers,...
Michael Pompeo

Mike Pompeo urges Nigerian government to hold election free of ‘intimidation’

The United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo has called on the federal government and political leaders including the military to ensure that the...
Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen

FG orders CJN Onnoghen to vacate office, to arraign him on criminal charges

The Federal Government has asked the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen to immediately vacate his office as Head of...
Federal Government Shutdown Graphic for Jan. 2018

Mayor London Breed Unhappy Over Additional Burden

San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Friday complained that the federal government shutdown has caused additional burden on the employees of the city's Public...

SEMON Joins Nigerian Compatriots And Family To Mourns Former President Shagari

The South Eastern Muslims Organization of Nigeria (SEMON), on behalf of Ndigbo Muslims of Nigeria, has joined millions of Nigerian compatriots and other nationalities...

NIDO Contributes N25billion Annually To National Development Through Remittances

The permanent Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs Office, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mr. Gabriel...

INVESTIGATION: Ekiti delegates go for highest bidders

Efforts by the ruling All Progressives Congress-led federal government to make the anti-corruption war a priority, seems not to be working within its own...
Wpid Federal Government Of Nigeria

Act now before another list of looters is brought out

The federal government of Nigeria recently released names of alleged looters of the commonwealth of the nation with the hint that another list would...
Human rights lawyer Femi Falana (SAN)

Falana Hold NNPC Responsible for Missing $20.2bn

Human rights lawyer Femi Falana SAN has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to remit over $20.2bn since the return of...

Okezie Ikpeazu: Could Be That Abia Has Stood Up Again ?…. .(I)

Since the creation of Abia State in 1991, development has no doubt been slower than Abians expect, and this can be attributed to a...

Umahi’s Endorsement of Buhari for 2019 Election is Pleasant News

The news that the governor of Ebonyi state, Engr. Dave Umahi has declared support for the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari in the next...

Federal government publishes list of Paris Club refunds to states

The Federal Government Tuesday evening released a breakdown of another tranche of Paris Club refunds paid to states. A statement by the Director of Information...

Former Presidents are right to back restructuring – SESSNet

The South-East South-South Network (SESSNet) has noted with approval the support lent by former Presidents Ibrahim Babangida, ‎Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar...
former Governor Ayodele Fayose

Give states more power – Gov. Fayose to federal gov’t

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on the Federal Government to consider restructuring to give states and local governments greater powers and...
Senate President, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki

Federal prosecutors petition Appeal Court over Saraki acquittal

Federal Government prosecutors at the Court of Appeal, Abuja, has filed an appeal against the verdict acquitting the Senate President Bukola Saraki, of charges...
embassy in Sri Lanka

Nigeria to close down embassy in Sri Lanka

The federal government has decided to close its embassy in Sri Lanka, Per Second News exclusively gathered Monday. The Federal Government recently announced its intention...
Federal government

Nigeria to close down 5 embassies abroad due to lack of funding

The Federal government has planned to close down no fewer than 5 of its embassies abroad due to lack of money to continue to...
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the economy and corporate tax inversions in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington D.C., capital of the United States, April 5, 2016. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Obamacare To Increase Rates

Health insurance premiums for plans sold through the federal online exchanges will increase an average of 25 percent, significantly higher than the increase in...

Oct. 13 major Nigerian media outlets

-- The Federal Government has said it would step on more big toes in its anti-corruption war. The government said the fight...

Federal government to unveil ‘Change begins with me’ campaign amidst crisis

The federal government is set to unveil the national re-orientation campaign ''Change Begins With Me'' to the private sector. The Minister of Information and Culture,...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Ex-senate President Urges FG To Sue US Congressman Over Statement

Ameh Ebute, former senate president, has asked the federal government to lay a formal complaint against Tom Marino, the US Congressman who recently accused...
mining community

Shikira’s new ways has brought hope

We are extremely excited to announce that the Federal Government has finally bowed to public pressure and commenced the clean-up of Shikira, a small...
Laolu Akande

Presidency explains rational behind private sector exclusion from EMT

Senior special assistant to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Laolu Akande, who spoke in Abuja on Thursday, however quickly pointed out that the private sector...
Rail Project

Nigeria and Chinese firm sign agreement on Lagos-Calabar rail work

The Guardian reports that Nigeria’s minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi said the first segment of the rail line, which comprises Calabar, Uyo, Aba...
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Nigeria pronounces Tuesday, Wednesday as public holidays

To mark Eid-el Fitri celebrations, the Federal Government of Nigeria FGN has declared Tuesday, 5th and Wednesday, 6th July, 2016 as public holiday. The...
Michel Temer

Brazil’s states debts left to hang for 2016

The measure aims at giving some relief to states which have overwhelming financial problems, such as Rio de Janeiro, which declared a state of...

Grazing Reserve: Governor of Taraba denies land approval reports

The governor made the denial in a press statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Silvanus Giwa. According to the reports,...

MTN and Federal Government reach an agreement on $1.67 Billion

The fine expected to be paid over six instalments in three years. Incidentally the move raised the shares from 18 percent to 146 rand after...