Monday, February 6, 2023

National Assembly

February 1, 2023

2023 elections will be best-organised polls in Nigeria, Lawan tells EU observers, Odinga

“The thing that motivates us more is what we have been able to give to INEC. I think INEC is a princely institution. We have always prioritised INEC.”

former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Senate President Ahmad Lawan
January 31, 2023

Atiku should seek forgiveness for selling country’s assets, not beg Nigerians for votes: Smart Adeyemi

The Kogi APC senator said the former vice-president should seek forgiveness for selling the country’s assets, rather than seek to occupy the presidential seat.

Smart Adeyemi and Atiku Abubakar
January 28, 2023

Nigeria’s data protection market value hits N5.5 billion, claims Pantami

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy was speaking at the 2023 Global Data Privacy Week on Saturday in Abuja.

Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami
January 25, 2023

Senate suspends plenary till February 28

Mr Lawan said the Senate would start its recess today (Wednesday) to enable senators to participate fully in the campaigns for their return or their political parties.

Nigerian Senate
January 22, 2023

Association proposes commission to promote minority tribes in Nigeria

The association has proposed the establishment of a National Minority Tribes Development Commission (NMTDC).

Minority tribes in Nigeria
January 21, 2023

Former lawmaker Olemija dumps APC, joins PDP in Ondo

Mr Stephen Olemija said he dumped the APC for lacking internal democracy, saying a few ‘lawless’ clique controls the party.

Stephen Olemija
January 21, 2023

CBN approves cash swap agents to collect up to N10,000 old notes from unbanked citizens

The public banker said the so-called cash swap policy will aid Nigerians living in rural areas to exchange their old naira notes for new ones from January 23.

CBN and new naira notes
January 18, 2023

Senate asks INEC to conduct credible 2023 general election

The Senate has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that the 2023 general election is free, fair and credible.

Nigerian Senate
January 17, 2023

Electronic data collection from states, LGs ready by March: RMAFC

The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) says the electronic data collection from states and local governments will be finalised in March.

MUHAMMED SHEHU and RMAFC