Home »

APC membership revalidation not meant to witch-hunt anybody – Governor Bello

 From John Adams, Minna Niger state Governor and National Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC) membership registration and revalidation exercise, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has assured party members that the ongoing party revalidation and registration exercise is not meant to favour or work against any member of the party. The governor also said that the exercise […]

‘FG did not seize N26bn’ – Amnesty Office

From Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa The Amnesty Office has cleared the air on the controversy trailing the purported seizure of funds belonging to it, declaring that the funds were unspent funds that were returned to the coffers of the Federal Government. According to the Amnesty Office, it is expecting the Federal Government to roll the unspent money […]

Endorsement of Okonjo-Iweala for WTO job, an important turnaround for US, Nigeria relations – Buhari

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said the endorsement of Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the job as Director-General of World Trade Organization (WTO) is an important turnaround in the relations between Nigeria, the African continent and the United States under the Joe Biden administration. He welcomed pronouncement of the Office of the […]

Rivers community begs Buhari for intervention over NLNG Train 7 project

From Tony John, Port Harcourt The Finima community in Bonny Local Government Area of Rivers State has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in an impending crisis among the host families, in view of the commencement of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG), Train 7 project, in the area. Sunday Sun gathered that the brewing crisis followed […]

South-East not fairly treated, Northern elders tell Buhari regarding service chiefs’ appointments

 0 From Okwe Obi, Abuja The Coalition of Northern Elders for Peace and Development (CONEPD) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of being unfair for excluding the South-East in the recent appointments of the federal Service Chiefs, describing it as an ‘injustice being done to the Igbo nation.” CONEPD National Coordinator Engr Zana Goni, in a statement, […]

COVID-19: Obiano shuts down Nnewi market over non-compliance with safety protocols

From Obinna Odogwu, Awka Anambra State Governor Chief Willie Obiano has ordered the immediate closure of Agbaedo Nnewi New Motor Spare Parts Market for one week over non-compliance with COVID-19 safety protocols. Commissioner for Trade and Commerce Mr Uchenna Okafor said in a statement that the governor had directed that the market be closed because both […]

COVID-19: FG suspends Emirates airline from operating in Nigeria

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended Emirates’ operations in Nigeria effective after 72 hours from Thursday midnight for violating the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 directives and protocols. This follows the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recent COVID-19 policy restricting Nigerian passengers from transiting through other airports into Dubai city. The Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 […]

Task before Marwa, new NDLEA boss

President Muhammadu Buhari recently appointed former military governor of Borno and Lagos states, Maj.-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (retd)  as the Chairman/CEO of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). Marwa, who has since assumed duty, replaced Col. Muhammad Abdalla (retd), whose tenure expired in January 2021.   His appointment came at a time of frightening […]

Sanwo-Olu swears in 18 new permanent secretaries

By Lukman Olabiyi Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday sworn in 18 new permanent secretaries. The governor who charged the appointees on professionalism, held that their role as permanent secretaries is crucial to the success of his administration. He said: “you are the drivers of this administration’s T.H.E.M.E.S agenda in our ministries, departments, and agencies, which […]

Gov. Wike blasts Senate for confirming ex service chiefs as ambassadors

Headlines

Endorsement of Okonjo-Iweala for WTO job, an important turnaround for US, Nigeria relations – Buhari

Categories

Plot to nail Tinubu before 2023 thickens as EFCC steps up probe

Browse Africa & World Politics

Featuring Top 3/2065 of Africa & World Politics

Browse National Politics

Featuring Top 5/1075 of National Politics

Anarchy spreading fast in Nigeria, former head of state sounds warning

Browse NNP Columnists

Featuring Top 10/1448 of NNP Columnists

Tension as Sule Lamido lambasts Tinubu, Fashola over attack on Fulani in South-West

Advertisements

--

FEATURED VIDEOS

With new Ohaneze leadership, Igbos ready to play politics beyond the Niger

ARCHIVES

February 2021
S M T W T F S
« Jan   Mar »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28  

© 2021 New Nigerian Politics. All Rights Reserved. Log in - Designed by Gabfire Themes