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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Ministerial list: Buhari ‘lobby’ Saraki, Dogara, other NASS leaders

NEWSVERGE gathered that the meeting will allow Buhari familiarise with the lawmakers, especially as he will count on the support of the Senate to...

Tribunal dismisses petition against Delta Speaker

By Austin Oyibode   The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, Wednesday, upheld the election of Rt. Hon. Monday Igbuya, Speaker of...
Saraki leads NASS delegation to 137th IPU in Russia

Why we pass vote of confidence on Saraki – Umaru

The Senator representing Niger East Senatorial District of Niger State, Senator David Umaru, on Wednesday, said that the passing of vote of confidence on...

CACOL on Buhari’s ministerial nominees – unwarranted long wait

The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders CACOL, while reacting to the list of ministerial nominees just submitted to the Senate, had described the long wait...
Buhari presides over FEC meeting

Fashola, Amaechi, Fayemi, Audu Ogbe in Buhari’s ministerial list, says Saraki

Samuel Oyejola, Abuja   Senator Bukola Saraki, President of the Nigeria Senate on Tuesday read out the names of 21 nominees sent to the House by...

Nigeria: Unity Party calls for part-time legislature

A politician, Prince Rotimi Paseda, of Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN), has suggested a part-time legislature for the country to reduce what he described...
Mile2/Seme Border Expressway will be completed by 2019 — Ambode

Lagos Assembly denies rift with Ambode

The Lagos State House of Assembly has denied fighting Governor Akinwunmi Ambode by constıtutıng a 15-man screenıng committee to subject his cabınet nominees to...
Unpaid salary: Ekiti workers begins 3-days fasting and prayer

N9.6b bailout fund: Group demands explanations from Fayose

A socio-political group, in Ekiti State, known as Ekiti Youth Vanguard (EYV) has challenged Governor Ayodele Fayose to explain how he spent the N9.6...
Bayelsa poll: APC blasts PDP over plans to manipulate supplementary election

Bayelsa guber poll: PDP is planning to cause mayhem – APC

The campaign organisation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate, in the forth coming Bayelsa State election, Timipre Sylva, has alerted the people...
Eid-el-Kabir: Right time to fix Nigeria – Bello

Appointment: 500 Niger youths protest marginalisation

Over five hundred youths from Niger East Senatorial Zone B, on Sunday, protested the marginalisation ‎melted to them by the State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar...