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Buhari opens up on ‘two Nigerians found honourable’ during his military rule

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that only two Nigerians were found honourable during the trial of public office holders during his military rule. Speaking during a town-hall meeting with Nigerians in Dubai,  United Arab Emirates(UAE), the President who recalled how he sent President Shehu Shagari and other top government …

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Be security conscious – NYSC charges corps members

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has advised corps members serving in Jigawa State to be security conscious and aware owing to the prevalence of kidnappings in the country. Director-General of the corps, Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure gave the advice in Dutse on Tuesday while on a familiarisation tour of the …

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PHOTOS: Buhari delivers keynote address, meets world leaders at AIM2019 in Dubai

President Muhammadu Buhari delivered a keynote address at the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai on Monday, the Presidency has said. The President is visiting Dubai on the invitation of His Highness, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rachid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President, Prime Minister of Ruler of Dubai, the official Twitter handle of …

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Obaseki Showcases Edo’s Exciting Business Opportunities At Dubai Investment Meeting

BENIN CITY – Pitching the state as an investor’s delight in Nigeria, Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has taken time off from his annual vacation to step up engagement with prospective investors for the array of blossoming industrial and enterprise parks in the state at the 9th edition of the …

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Election results: Jigawa govt bans celebrations as Gov Badaru invites opposition

The Jigawa state government has banned rallies and celebration by supporters of winners of the just-concluded state house of assembly and governorship elections in the state. Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar stated this shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared him the winner of Saturday’s election. Governor Badaru won …

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Jigawa: Appoint competent commissioners, APC chieftain tells Badaru

A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Jigawa state, Alhaji Ibrahim Gambo Dantalan has called on Governor Mohammed Badaru Abubakar to appoint competent and credible people into his cabinets to fast track developments in the Nextlevel of his administration. The Governor was further advised to pick those that …

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Alleged N1.35bn Fraud: Court admits more evidence against Sule Lamido

A Federal High Court in Maitama, Abuja, on Friday, admitted more documents presented to it by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in evidence against a former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, and others. Mr Lamido is being prosecuted alongside his two sons: Aminu Sule Lamido and Mustapha Sule …

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Lagos silent on amount spent on Tinubu, others’ pension benefits

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Lagos State Government has refused to disclose how much it has spent on houses, vehicles and allowances of its former governors and ex-deputy governors. The PUNCH had in December 2018 written a letter to the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello, requesting to know …

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Just in: INEC chairman defends commission’s budget before National Assembly

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, alongside his team, has defended the electoral commission’s budget before the National Assembly’s joint committee on INEC. Professor Mahmood and other members of the electoral commission defended the budget in the early hours of Monday, April 8. READ …

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Just in: Former PDP presidential aspirant Sule Lamido, his sons ask court to release their int’l passports

Former governor of Jigawa state and former presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, his sons and three others have filed an application requesting court to release their international passports. Legit.ng gathers that TransparencIT Nigeria made the disclosure on its Twitter page on Monday, April 8. According …

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