Buhari to PDP: Stop playing irresponsible politics with Plateau killings

*As govs meet security chiefs on solution By Lawrence Olaoye and Ese Awhotu with agency report President Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to stop playing irresponsible and infantile politics with the latest crisis in Jos,…

FAAC stalemate ‘ll delay salary payments in states – Adeosun

By Lawrence Olaoye Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has said that the stalemate at the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting which hindered the sharing of June allocations to states would result in delay of payments of June salaries by…

Codeine: Addicts now use lacasera, tomtom to form “gigabyte” solution – NDLEA

From Mustapha Adamu Kano Following the ban on importation and sell of codeine syrup by the federal government, the addicts reportedly have resorted to finding alternatives in Kano State. The state Commander of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA),…

Power: Reps summon ex MDs, staff of NDPHC over $30bn spending

By Christiana Ekpa Abuja The House of Representatives, adhoc committee investigating the allegations of constitutional Breaches, Impunity and other infractions of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) led by Rep Darlington Nwokocha yesterday summoned all former Managing Directors, Management…

Why we establish Mediation Center in Appeal Court – Bulkachuwa

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, yesterday, commissioned the court Mediation Center to replicate litigation at the appeal level. According to Bulkachuwa, with the birth of the mediation center litigation will cease…

Promote peace, unity, Sultan urges Nigerians

From Raji Bello Sokoto Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar Sa’ad lll has called on Nigerians to emulate the role played by the National Youth Scheme Corp (NYSC) in promoting peace and unity in Nigeria. He described scheme as a…

FG’s policy in mining yielding results, says Buhari

By Lawrence Ilaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Federal Government’s key policy objective of rejuvenating the mining sector was being realised as witnessed by the diversification of the economy and broadening of the country’s revenue base. According to…

Plateau again! Stop this progrom now

It is unfortunate that human lives have become one per penny in this country. The rate at which neighbours now hack one another to death has become alarming. There have been killings especially in the north-east by the Boko Haram…

Morocco trip: When Buhari gets unmatched honour abroad

King Mohammed VI of Morocco extended a hand of friendship to President Muhammadu Buhari late 2016 when he was at the head of a 300 member delegation on a state visit to Nigeria. After signing some bi-lateral economic and diplomatic…

Scientists develop new malaria vaccine

Australian scientists on Thursday said they have taken a crucial step in developing a new malaria vaccine by using a novel “atomic-scale” blueprint to track how the parasite invades human cells. “With this unprecedented level of detail, we can now…