Category: News Update

2019 Elections: 87 days to go, who wins?

Ahead of the 16 February 2019 general elections in Nigeria where candidates contesting the Presidential and the National Assembly positions will be elected, Newdawnngr...

Senate

Senate probes security agencies over Kwara bye-elections

Senate has mandated its Joint Committee on Police and National Security to investigate involvement of Security agencies in the just concluded bye- election in Kwara...

Buhari

Presidency seeks Bishop’s probe for allegedly spreading Buhari’s death rumour

The Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution, Mr. Okoi Obono-Obla, has written to the Department of State Services and the Nigeria Police seeking the probe of...

Obasanjo to chair Zero Hunger meeting in Sokoto

Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo will chair activities of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Forum’s meeting in Sokoto State today. The two-day meeting in...

Approval of N5.8bn north east emergency fund: Osinbajo answers critics

The office of the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to a rumour making the rounds of a misappropriation of fund meant for the north east while he acted...

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Fayemi recalls five sacked permanent secretaries

  The five Permanent Secretaries that were retired unlawfully in 2014 by the immediate past administration led by Mr. Ayodele Fayose, have been reinstated by the...

FG’s school feeding has created 500,000 jobs for Nigerians – Princess Orelope-Adefulire

  Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), Princess Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire has said that the school feeding...

Leave Military out of politicking, BMO warns Atiku

The Buhari Media Organisation has accused the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation of clutching at straws in a bid to paint the nation’s security chiefs as partisan....

Buhari is not slow, he has done more with little resources –Fashola

Former Governor of Lagos State and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has enjoined Nigerians to vote for President Buhari in the 2019...

AU, AFRIMA shuts down Accra, unveil red carpet hosts for 5th Award ceremony

  The All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union, has announced six red carpet hosts for the 5th AFRIMA-Ghana 2018 hosted by the...