The Federal government has revealed that Nigeria’s gas reserve has recorded a slight increase from 206.53 trillion cubic feet in 2021 to 208.62 trillion cubic feet (tcf) in January 2022. Gbenga Komolafe, the chief executive of the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission disclosed this over the weekend in Abuja. According to him the nation’s oil […]
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced that it would continue its ongoing strike action which has paralyzed academic activities in the nation’s universities by another 12 weeks.
Governor Godwin Emefiele of the Central Bank of Nigeria has filed a lawsuit seeking clarification as to whether or not he could remain in office while running for president. The suit was filed on Monday at the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court by Mr Emefiele’s lawyer Mike Ozekhome. Mr Ozekhome confirmed the development […]
Mr Umar also appealed to the international community, particularly the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), to assist in the negotiations needed to secure the release of the captives. The chairperson of the civil rights group, the Movement for Unity and Progress (MUP), Dangiwa Umar, Wednesday, appealed to the Nigerian government to hasten efforts […]
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday visited the Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II where he reiterated his desire to serve the country. Osinbajo visited the revered monarch as he continues consultations ahead of the 2023 presidential race. The former lecturer, who said he has been exposed to various areas of governance […]
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday formally declared his intention to run for President in 2023. His declaration ends months of speculation over his interest in the 2023 presidential race and widens the pool of candidates for the position. It also puts him in direct confrontation with his former boss in Lagos State, Bola Ahmed […]
The coalition of Irigwe youths, ethnic youth nationalities from the northern zone, the Christian Association of Nigeria, Plateau State chapter, youth, and women wings today gathered at the new government house protesting the continued killings in Bassa communities.
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri, ABUJA The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, sacked Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State and his Deputy, Dr Eric Kelechi Igwe, following their defection from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC. The court, in a judgement that was delivered by Justice Inyang Ekwo, […]
The candidate of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency bye-election, Hon. Musa Agah Avia has emerged winner of the polls. Agah, who is the current member representing Irigwe/Rukuba Constituency in the Plateau State House Assembly, polled a total of 40, 343 votes to emerge a winner.Agah was closely […]
Upon recommendation by the National Divisional Council, the PSHA, has confirmed for a substantive role, the appointment of Hon. Justice Blessing Lyop Dalyop as the president of the Plateau state Customary Court of Appeal. The house made its ruling on Tuesday, 15th of February 2022, during her plenary session held in Jos. Recall that Hon. […]