Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Abuja

May 23, 2022

Reps postpone resumption of plenary to June 7

The postponement of plenary is to allow lawmakers to participate in their party primaries that are currently being held across the country.

House of Reps
May 23, 2022

Emefiele withdraws lawsuit, backs down from presidential contest

His membership in the ruling party, however, is likely to keep generating anger amongst Nigerians and foreign investors who believe the CBN should be an independent institution.

Gavel and CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele
May 23, 2022

2023: APC postpones screening of presidential aspirants

No fewer than 25 presidential aspirants will be screened by the APC Presidential Screening Committee to contest for the party’s 2023 presidential ticket.

Rotimi Amaechi, Bola Tinubu and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
May 22, 2022

Deborah Samuel: Enough of “theocratic rhetoric” on Islam’s virtues, Soyinka tells Muslims

Mr Soyinka said Muslims should stop with the “rhetoric” on what Islam was or not and show action in their “pietistic condemnations”.

Wole Soyinka and Ibrahim Maqari
May 20, 2022

Abuja scavenger to sweep court, receive counseling for wandering

The scavenger begged for mercy as he has a family to feed.

Court Gavel used to illustrate the story
May 20, 2022

FCT High Court, APC colluded to extend council chairs’ tenure: PDP

It is even more worrisome that the FCT High Court presided over by Hon

Mohammed Bello/PDP/APC
May 19, 2022

Electoral Act: FCT minister suspends inauguration of new council chairmen, councillors

The minister based his actions on an Abuja court injunction which relied on recently passed Electoral Act.

May 19, 2022

POS operator jailed for stealing employer’s N153,000

Court sentenced a 26-year-old point of sale (POS) operator Chukwu Philip to six months imprisonment for stealing his employer’s N153,000.

POS machine
May 19, 2022

Dei-Dei Violence: Fire service condemns attack on station

“No Nigerian has the right to take (the) law into his or her hands, talk more of vandalising firefighting equipment, threatening firemen.”

Federal Fire Service