NSA decries election violence in Kogi, Bayelsa

• As INEC wants security at PU identified by names By Lateef Ibrahim The National Security Adviser, NSA, and Co-chair of Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) Maj.- Gen. Babagana Monguno (rtd), has decried the violence witness during the recent Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections, did spite the level of preparedness More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Jigawa: NGO trains 140 women in politics

From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse ‎ A Non Governmental Organisation (Village Development Initiative) advocating for women participating in politics has trained 140 women on how to mobilize and enlighten the women to More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Reps to encourage youth development – Gbajabiamila

By Christiana Ekpa The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has assured that the green chamber, under his leadership would encourage Nigerian youth to realise their potential. He expressed More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Nigeria unemployment, time-bomb – Ekweremadu

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu in Abuja said the large number of graduates from Nigeria’s tertiary institutions without the nation’s capacity to absorb them “constitutes More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Reps probes Lagos Hospital over death of robbery victim

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate alleged negligence by one -Jolad Hospital in Gbagada, Lagos State for allegedly refusing to treat a victim of armed robbery attack, leading More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Senate to legalize Constituency project in budget

By Musa Adamu The Senate on Wednesday sought to provide legal backing to the provision of Constituency Projects in Nigeria’s annual budget by a minimum of twenty percent. The move to do so was initiated with the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Senate moves against illegal influx of foreign vessels

By Musa Adamu The Senate on Wednesday mandated its Committees on Local Content Legislative Compliance and Petroleum Downstream to investigate the influx of foreign vessels into Nigeria’s coastal region and the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Senate probes N20trn unremitted stamp duties

By Musa Adamu The Senate has mandated its Committee on Finance to investigate the non-remittance of over N20 trillion into the Federation Account by Central Bank of Nigeria, an amount collected as stamp duties from More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Senate to immortalise late Bukar Mustapha with Daura poly

By Musa Adamu The Senate on Tuesday passed for second reading a bill which seeks to rename the Federal Polytechnic in Daura, Katsina State, to immortalise late Senator Mustapha Bukar. Late Bukar represented Katsina More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Petroleum Tankers Safety Bill passes 2nd reading in Senate

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi A bill seeking to reduce frequent accidents by petroleum trucks on Nigerian roads on Tuesday scaled through the second reading in the Senate. The bill, sponsored by Senator Ifeanyi Ubah (YPP, More...