REVEALED: Complainants To Give 30-day Written Notice Before Suing Amotekun Officials Under Agency’s Law

  A provision in the proposed law of the Western Nigeria Security Network known as ‘Operation Amotekun’ has stated that the regional security outfit cannot be challenged in court until after a 30-day written notice had been issued by an aggrieved member of the public, SaharaReporters can confirm. A copy of the bill sighted on Monday by our correspondent also stated that...

Police Summon Nigeria Senate President Saraki Over Offa Bank Robbery

Police Summon Nigeria Senate President Saraki Over Offa Bank Robbery
Police Summon Nigeria Senate President Saraki Over Offa Bank RobberyPolice Summon Nigeria Senate President Saraki Over Offa Bank Robbery.• IGP on frame up mission, says Senate president. • Persecution may collapse democracy, says HURIWA.Just few weeks back, the Nigerian senate president called for united nation over the police trying to associate him with criminal case scandal. But just...

FG Nigeria Releases N460 Billion For 2018 Budget

FG Nigeria Releases N460 Billion For 2018 Budget
FG Nigeria Releases N460 Billion For 2018 Budget FG Nigeria Releases N460 Billion For 2018 Budget.Four hundred and sixty billion naira has been released for the implementation of the 2018 budget, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, has disclosed.A statement by Mr. Paul Ella Abechi, the Special Adviser on Media and Communications to the Minister of...

$10 Million Industrial Park: Delta Governor Okowa Trying To Waste State Funds, Claims APC

  The Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has lambastedthe state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, over plans to provide a $10-millioncounterpart fund for prospective investors towards the construction ofKwale Industrial Park in the state.Governor Okowa had on Tuesday in Shenyang, China his readiness toprovide $10-million.Reacting to Okowa's pronouncement, the state chapter of the APC, in astatement on Thursday,...

APC NEC Meets Over Oshiomhole, Others

The fate of embattled National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, appears to be hanging in the balance as the National Executive Committee of the party meets in Abuja on Friday (today). There is a strong debate among party faithful over whether Oshiomhole should continue his job as chairman of the APC. The Progressives Governors Forum had last week...

Standard Chartered Women In Technology Incubator Cohort 3

Standard Chartered Women In Technology
Standard Chartered Women In Technology Incubator Cohort 3 The Standard Chartered Women in Technology Incubator Kenya is Africa’s leading women in tech incubator, aligning with calls for more diversity in technology and for more opportunities for women to develop entrepreneurial and leadership excellence. The program is an initiative of Standard Chartered in partnership with Strathmore University‘s @iBizAfrica.The program combines world class...

I Have No Political Candidate, I’m An Elder Statesman For Greater Nigeria Say Obasanjo

I Have No Political Candidate, I'm An Elder Statesman For Greater Nigeria Say ObasanjoThis days Obasanjo is always at the news headline for his rigorous statement, not just criticizing, but pointing out fact how the current Nigeria can have a focus and ambitious government leading the Nation to it applauding glory...

Buhari Signs 2019 Budget, Caution National Assembly To Make It Less Difficult

Buhari Signs 2019 Budget, Caution National Assembly To Make It Less Difficult
Buhari Signs 2019 Budget, Caution National Assembly To Make It Less Difficult • N’Assembly’s adjustments will hamper execution, Buhari warns.• Dogara: Executive, legislative divergence normal.Following the signing of the 2019 budget into law yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari, analysts have advised him to ensure proper implementation to stimulate economic activities.However, the president has warned that the adjustments made to the...

BREAKING: Edo Governor, Obaseki, Seeks Oshiomole's Arrest, Petitions Police, DSS

  The political crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress in Edo State on Monday took a new twist as Governor Godwin Obaseki called for the arrest of the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. The request for Oshiomhole's arrest was contained in a petition submitted to the Inspector-General of Police and Director-General of...

Plateau Indigenes Blast Governor Lalong For Appointing Hausa-Fulani As Council Chairman

Plateau Indigenes Blast Governor Lalong For Appointing Hausa-Fulani As Council Chairman
  A group, Autochthonous Persons of Jos (APJ), has condemned Governor Simon Lalong’s appointment of a non-indigene and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Shehu Bala, as the management committee chairman for Jos North Council Area. Spokesperson for the APJ, Theresa Azi Nyako, at a press briefing on Tuesday, said, “We want to state in clear, unmistakable and unambiguous...

REVEALED: Humanitarian Affairs Minister Refuses To Approve School Feeding Program Payment For Lagos, Imo, Kogi, Benue

  There are growing concerns over the refusal of Sadiya Umar Farouk, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, to approve payment for the National Home Grown School Feeding Program for Lagos, Imo, Kogi and Benue states, SaharaReporters has learnt. The NHGSFP is part of the National Social Investment Programme with the main objective of alleviating poverty through...

Nigeria Getting To Point Of Anarchy, Boko Haram Rehabilitation Suspicious –CAN

  The Christian Association of Nigeria has said that the rehabilitation and de-radicalisation of Boko Haram suspects was a pointer that the nation was nearing anarchy. The group made its position know in a speech by Samson Ayokunle, CAN President, in commemoration of the abduction of Leah Sharibu in Abuja. He said, “The setting free of so-called ex-Boko Haram terrorists under...

Apply For Africa Innovates Award For 2018 African Social Innovators

Apply For Africa Innovates Award For 2018 African Social Innovators
Apply For Africa Innovates Award For 2018 African Social InnovatorsApply For Africa Innovates Award For 2018 African Social Innovators.Africa Innovates for the SDGs is a new award for African social innovators with exceptional ideas and initiatives linked to any of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates for the SDGs...

Saraki: Atiku’s Presidency Will Bring Nigerians Together And Provide Jobs, Security

Saraki: Atiku’s Presidency Will Bring Nigerians Together And Provide Jobs, Security Senate President Bukola Saraki has assured Nigerians that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, PDP presidential candidate, would unite Nigerians, provide jobs and end insecurity, if elected into office.Saraki gave the assurance on Friday in Makurdi, during the Atiku/Obi Presidential campaign rally held at the Aper Aku stadium.He appealed to the electorate...