Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has advocated for financial autonomy for judicial and legislative arms of government.
He emphasised that financial independence of the judiciary has become necessary, explaining that "we cannot hope to achieve the separation of powers as well as checks [...]
Wife of the Senate President, Mrs. Toyin Saraki, has expressed high hope in the ability of the security agencies to rescue the over 110 science secondary school girls abducted by suspected Boko Haram insurgents at Dapchi, Yobe State.
Saraki, who is the president of Well-being Foundation in Afri [...]
The Commandant of the Nigerian Peace Corps, Dickson Akoh, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari was misled into rejecting the Peace Corps bill.
Speaking at a press briefing organised by the Council of Commandants and Board of Trustees of the corps in Abuja last Friday to review the develo [...]
The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has called on some personnel of the Nigeria Police Force, occupying one of its resettlement sites in Galuwyi Shere, to vacate the place to allow contractors complete renovation of work on schedule.
Director, Resettlement and Compensation [...]
The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has said that the 40th anniversary of the labour movement was an opportunity to reflect on the decades of struggle for better welfare for workers and Nigerians at large.
Chairman, organising committee, Comrade Peter Adeyemi, said this in a press conference in A [...]
The Bank of Industry, BOI, has commenced the disbursement of N2 Billion loan scheme to selected entrepreneurs in Benue State.
Presenting the cheques to 38 beneficiaries, the Managing Director of the bank, Mr. Olukayode Pitan, stated that the beneficiaries of the over N300 Million loan had satis [...]
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, cannot conduct credible polls in the forthcoming 2019 general elections basing its allegations on the recant local government elections conducted in Kano where it was alleged that under [...]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, last Wednesday arraigned one Chimezie Chuta before Justice Mojisola Dada of the State High Court, Lagos on one-count charge bordering on stealing to the tune of $56,000.
The offence is contrary to Section 285(7) of the Crim [...]
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