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BREAKING! 2020 budget: FG releases N295b, $220m for capital projects

The federal government has released the sum of N295 billion for some selected critical infrastructural projects under the 2020 budget.

12 SANs lead Sanusi’s freedom battle, hearing begins today

The deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, on Thursday instituted a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking an order...

Court begins trial of case against Ajimobi

By Rotimi Ojomoyela A Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, yesterday, commenced the trial of the suit...

Soyinka reproves Ganduje, says Sanusi a reformer

“…the protagonist of that “progressive” order enjoys near-absolute immunity, thus, even when it has disgraced its status and violated its oath of office, caught literally with its pants down in open defecation, it can still pretend to act in the interest of progress, modernity and public well being”

12 SANs lead Sanusi’s freedom battle, hearing begins today

By Gbenga Adeniji,  Adelani Adepegba, Ade Adesomoju, Umar Mohammed, and Tony Okafor The deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi,...

Video: Man charges at Buhari in Argungu

By Kunle Sanni A man on Thursday charged at President Muhammadu Buhari and had to be stopped by security...

Governor Sule, Emir Of Lafia Visit Sanusi In Awe

The Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule and Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Sidi Bage have visited deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi...

Senate passes bill to strip Nigeria president, vice president of immunity

A bill at the Nigerian Senate is seeking to strip presidents and vice presidents of immunity in criminal matters during their stay...

APC removes all Oshiomhole’s pictures and banners from party secretariat

The notice for the NEC meeting, which was issued by the acting National Secretary of the party, Chief Victor Giadom, has created a crack in the National Working Committee (NWC), with the camp loyal to Oshiomhole against it, while the Giadom group is pushing for it.

Sanusi would have remained an Emir if President Buhari had intervened – Abdulsalam Abubakar

A former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has revealed that if President Muhammadu Buhari had intervened in the misunderstanding between Sanusi...

Sanusi’s successor, Ado Bayero, cried after picking his appointment letter

He assured us that patience leads to success. Now, we have seen the lessons taught to us in reality. I urge people to believe in Allah and be of brothers’ keepers in a bid to bring development to purchase emirate, Kano and Nigeria as a whole.”

Kwara officials forged 326 students’ signatures to steal bursary, witness tells court

By Biola Azeez, Ilorin. Trial of the immediate past chairperson of the Kwara State Scholarship Board, Alhaja Fatimoh...

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The Corrections boss while commiserating with the families of the fallen heroes, charged serving personnel to brace up for the emerging security challenges confronting the Service.

17 arrested in Enugu over armed robbery, cultism, other vices

Preliminary investigation shows that the car was stolen from where it was parked at Abakaliki Road, Enugu by the criminal gang, who abandoned the vehicle and fled due to intense pressure mounted by the Operatives. However, discreet investigation to fish out the fleeing suspects has commenced.

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