Pantami urges young innovative Nigerians to monetise social media data

By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ibrahim Pantami yesterday urged young innovative Nigerians to monetise social media data into fortune for themselves. Dr. Pantami spoke at 29th Convocation Lecture of the Federal University of…

2023: PDP mulls merger talks to oust APC

Says presidential ticket open to all By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said that it is not averse to merger with other political parties of like minds in the country…

Don’t politicize Nigerians’ concerns over insecurity

….PDP tells presidency By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has counseled the presidency not to attempt to politicize or trivialize demands by Nigerians for the resignation of its government as a response to its evident failure to…

Buhari in closed-door meeting with ex-President Jonathan

….Holds stormy session with security chiefs By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with his predecessor, ex-President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa. The meeting, held behind closed door, lasted for about thirty minutes. The outcome of the parley…

NECO, DSS to partner on Curbing Exam Malpractice

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The National Examinations Council (NECO) has seek for partnership with the Department of State Services (DSS) in curbing all kinds of malpractice in the conduct of the Council’s examination. Chairman of NECO Governing Board, Dr. Abubakar…

Reps probe Killings of innocent Nigerians by Police, NSCDC, Others

*Summon IGP, NSCDC Boss over Imo killing of politician Other movers of the motion Reps are Miriam Onuoha (APC, Imo), and Ozurigbo Ugonna, who noted with concerns that the purpose of security agencies in Nigeria is for the protection of…

$1.09b Malabu oil: Court issues warrant arrest against Etete

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja Justice Abubakar Idris Kutigi of a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Gwagwalada has ordered the arrest of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dauzia Loya (Dan) Etete and two others. The warrant order was following an…

Insurgency: Ex-Senate President writes Lawal, condemns Abaribe’s statement

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Former President of the Senate, Senator Ameh Ebute has called on the Senate president, Ahmed Lawan, to convoke and lead the Northeast reconciliation and peace to end Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorism bedeviling the area. Elder statesman…

Insurgency: Ex-Senate President writes Lawal, condemns Abaribe’s statement

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Former President of the Senate, Senator Ameh Ebute has called on the Senate president, Ahmed Lawan, to convoke and lead the Northeast reconciliation and peace to end Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorism bedeviling the area. Elder statesman…

Buhari receives Elumelu, Otudeko, Omatseye other 2019 NPOM awardees

By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday received the 2019 awardees of the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) award in the State House. The President in his comments described the 2019 awardees as diverse and outstanding. The awardees include…