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FG to pay N20,000 monthly to 1,000 youths for drainage clearing

Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Works and Employment, said the federal government will employ 1,000 youths who will be paid a monthly stipend of N20,000 for drainage and canal maintenance. Keyamo, made this known while addressing the journalists on Friday, May 29, in Abuja in an update to the newly-established Special Public Works programme […]

Nigerian officials in trouble as Buhari govt probes leakage of memos

President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has reacted angrily to the leakage of memos to the public allegedly by government officials. The Nigerian government bemoaned that state documents, including classified ones, were being sent out by public officers. Announcing that the matter is under investigation, it described the development as, “embarrassing.” The federal government declared that perpetrators […]

Buhari to address Nigerians on Monday

Buhari will decide on whether or not the country should go ahead with the second phase of the easing of the lockdown. President Muhammadu Buhari. [Twitter/@BashirAhmaad] As the first phase of the gradual easing of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown ends, President Muhammadu will address the nation in a broadcast on Monday, May 17, 2020. The national […]

Lagos Assembly asks Sanwo-Olu to account for

The Lagos House of Assembly on Thursday asked Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to account for expenses incurred from donations received in support of the fight against COVID-19 pandemic in the state. Governor Babajide-Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State. (BusinessDay) At the plenary presided over by the Speaker, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, the House asked Sanwo-Olu to introduce a co-chairman […]

BREAKING!!! Judge Who Annulled June 12 Election Is Dead

Dahiru Saleh, the judge who pronounced the annulment of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, is dead. Details of his death are sketchy but according to report gathered by 9news Nigeria he died in Bauchi state and would be buried in his hometown of Azare, still in Bauchi on Thursday evening. Until his death, he […]

IPOB Banishes Controversial Journalist, Kemi on All Social Media Platforms

Popular Nigerian Controversial Journalist, Kemi Olunloyo is nowhere to be found on all her social media platforms, these include her Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts, Igbere TV reports. Recall that the journalist had earlier took to her social media accounts to peddle unfounded rumours that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi […]

COVID-19: FG breaks silence on ‘expired rice’ sent to states

The Federal Government on Monday assured that all the rice distributed to states, were certified fit for human consumption. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Social Development and Disaster Management, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, stated this while addressing newsmen in Abuja today. Farouq claimed that the rice was accessed by the National Agency for Food Drug Administration […]

BREAKING: Germany grants Nigeria ₦8.9bn debt relief

The Republic of Germany said it has granted Nigeria debt relief amounting to ₦8.9 billion (€22.4 million) on account of the coronavirus pandemic. Also, the German government said it has successfully campaigned in the G20 group of countries and the Paris Club group of creditor countries in favour of a debt moratorium for countries heavily […]