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Senate

Senate cuts short plenary session to honor slain soldiers

The Senate on Thursday adjourned plenary in honour of the 44 soldiers killed recently by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Details later…

Senate

Vacate Akwa-Ibom Assembly – Senate tells Police

Senate on Thursday called on the Nigerian Police to quickly vacate the premises of  Akwa-Ibom state house of Assembly with immediate effect. Senator Akpan Bassey had...

President Buhari pledges support to South-east on infrastructure

  President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that all ongoing Federal projects in the South East will be funded, saying that the seven-month delay in passing this...

Offa Robbery: Saraki wants inquiry into death of key suspect

Following eventual disclosure by the Police that Michael Adikwu, the principal suspect in the deadly bank robbery attacks in Offa, Kwara State, on April 5, 2018, is...

PDP

Rigging plot: PDP set for mother of all defeat – BMO

The allegation by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman, Uche Secondus that there is a plot to rig the 2019 election has been described as an indication that...

Ogun

Amosun presents N402.63b 2019 Appropriation Bill to Ogun Assembly

Ogun State Governor, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun has presented a budget estimate of N402.63 billion as the 2019 Appropriation Bill to the State House of Assembly. Governor...

Food prices dip in Kwara, Ondo, Akwa Ibom as inflation drops to 11.26%

Food prices in four states of the country experienced negative inflation between September and October 2018. According to the consumer price index (CPI)/Inflation report...

How SA broadcasting company’s moves to scuttle digital switch-over in Nigeria failed

As the allegations and counter allegation over Nigeria’s Digital Switch over cages on,a source has alleged that a  South African broadcasting company,...

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...