The presidential committee investigating the discovery of $43.4m by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, has written to suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayo Oke. The...
 The first Vice-President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Seyi Akinwunmi,on Tuesday said the Super Eagles had put behind them the disappointment of defeat by Croatia to face the next matches. He said that the Eagles were now ready to go for the maximum points in their remaining encounters in Group D...
The Commonwealth has secretly begun considering who might succeed the Queen as its head, the BBC reported. The issue is hugely sensitive because the role is not hereditary and will not pass automatically to the Prince of Wales on the Queen's death. The Commonwealth has set up a "high level group"...
President Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday approved the appointment of a 30-member tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee for the negotiation of a new salary scheme for workers in the country. This move comes as a relief to workers who have waited for over a year for discussions to kick off...
By Sunday Isuwa, Abuja  A Nigerian based in the United States of America, Mr Dipo Adesina has said that many Nigerians in the diaspora are now investing heavily in the nation's agricultural potentials back home. According to Dipo, like most people, he was not interested in agriculture or farming but when...
Spanish police have arrested a Russian programmer following US allegations of large-scale hacking. Pyotr Levashov was held in Barcelona on Friday and is remanded in custody. Spanish police said Mr Levashov controlled a botnet called Kelihos, hacking information and installing malicious software in hundreds of thousands of computers. The arrest was part...
The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said that the National Assembly was ready to legalize a new Minimum Wage for Nigerians. The former Kwara State governor, however, said that the legislature was only waiting for the executive to make a formal presentation to the National Assembly on the...
The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Mohammadu Buhari, today reiterated his commitment to address the issue of bad roads in South East geopolitical zone. The president made this known in Abakaliki while addressing stakeholders of the state at the exco-chambers during his one day working visit to...
Gunmen on Monday morning abducted 15 occupants of a Lagos-bound bus belonging to God is Good Motors. The passengers and driver were reportedly ordered out of the vehicle before they were marched into the bush. Also Read: 2019: Why North-east Deserves To Produce PDP Presidential Candidate – Gombe The hoodlums had taken...
The Nigerian Senate, on Thursday, adjourned plenary for 3 weeks, to commemorate the 2nd anniversary of the 8th Assembly marked on Friday, 19 June 2017 and Eid-El-Fitri festival. It is also expected that, Muslim faithful across the world would be celebrating the feast of Eid-El-Fitri on 25th and 26th June...

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