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The Presidency and the leadership of the National Assembly resolved grey areas in the 2017 budget

The Presidency and the leadership of the National Assembly on Wednesday resolved grey areas in the 2017 budget, it was learnt yesterday. The different positions of the two arms of government on some areas was said to have threatened the early passage of the Appropriation Bill. The Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, and the

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Group of furious youths demonstrated in Abuja against attacks on Nigerians in South Africa

Members of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) protesting in Abuja against xenophobic attacks in South Africa...yesterday GROUP of furious youths demonstrated yesterday in Abuja against attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. Their protest raised the tension between the two countries over xenophobic attacks on Nigerians. Many Nigerians have lost properties and

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Police reopened the national secretariat of the PDP for National Chairman Ali Modu Sheriff

But that seemed to have escalated the main opposition party’s leadership crisis. The Ahmed Makarfi faction called on the police to flush out Sheriff. He should wait for the legal battle for the party’s control to end, the faction said. Sheriff, accompanied by some members of his National Working Committee (NWC)

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Gionee Communication to launch a brand new smartphone A1, at the Mobile World Congress

Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd, will launch a brand new smartphone A1, at the Mobile World Congress (MWC). Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised annually by the Groupe Speciale Mobile Associatio (GSMA) in Barcelona, Spain. Groupe Speciale Mobile Association (GSMA) is an association of mobile

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INEC resolves to discipline 25 personnel indicted in the Rivers state re-run elections

INEC said that the indicted members of staff of the commission were going to be prosecuted by the police for their alleged role in the re-run. A statement by Mt. Solomon Soyebi, INEC National Commissioner, said that internal disciplinary measures would be taken against the members of staff. . He said that the

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Philippine court has ordered the arrest of Leila de Lima, a leading critic of President Duterte, over illegal drug charges

A court in the Philippines has ordered the arrest of Leila de Lima, an opposition senator and a leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte, over illegal drug charges. De Lima, a vocal opponent of Duterte’s bloody anti-drug campaign, is accused of orchestrating a drug trafficking ring when she was justice secretary

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