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How pressure from Nigerians forced Senate to make U-turn on electronic transmission

THE SENATE, on October 12, bowed to pressure from Nigerians by reversing its earlier opposition on electronic voting. The upper chamber made provisions for electronic...

Senate confirms nominees for Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission

THE Senate has confirmed the appointments of four persons nominated to the board of the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission (NURC) by President Muhammadu Buhari. The...

Senate confirms EFCC secretary, other board members

THE Senate has confirmed the appointments of five persons nominated to the board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by President Muhammadu...
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Buhari writes Senate, wants confirmation for new ICPC, RMAFC commissioners

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm five persons as commissioners for the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). The...

Buhari writes Senate, seeks amendment to PIA

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Nigerian Senate to amend the recently signed Petroleum Industry Act (PIA). In the letter read by the Senate President...

FG’s borrowing is for the benefit of Nigeria –Senate

THE Nigerian Senate has shown its support for the most recent loan of $4.054bn and €710m ($839m) request by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Chairman of...
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Amid concern for Nigeria’s rising debt, Buhari seeks approval for fresh $4bn, €71m loans

AMID concerns for Nigeria rising debt, President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate for a fresh approval for over $4 billion and €710 million...

One month after dodging Senate vote on e-transmission, Stella Oduah dumps PDP for APC

THE senator representing Anambra North in the National Assembly Stella Oduah has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the ruling All...

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Naira redesign: Ganduje asks Buhari to postpone Kano visit over ‘untold hardship’

KANO State governor Abdullahi Ganduje has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to postpone his official visit to the state. Ganduje made...

Two years after he was killed, Pelumi’s family says corpse yet to be released

THE family of Pelumi Onifade has said the Lagos State government has not released his corpse for burial two...

Multiple sit-at-home orders threat to Igbo Presidency — Group

MULTIPLE sit-at-home orders in the South-East could deprive the Igbo of the chance to win the 2023 presidential election,...

APC accuses PDP’s Jandor of violence

THE Lagos State chapter of the All Progress Congress (APC) has accused the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic...

EFCC arraigns four over alleged forgery

THE Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, January 27 arraigned the quartet...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

2023 presidential election: Behold politicians being touted as Nigeria’s next messiahs

ABOUT 18 months to the 2023 presidential elections, a...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...
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