Monday, February 24, 2020
NEW YEAR BROADCAST TO THE NATION BY GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, JANUARY1, 2015.   Dear Great People of our nation, 1.         I greet and felicitate with you all as we enter the New Year today. As...
The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba, has reiterated the Nigeria Police Force's commitment to upgrading maternity facilities in all Police hospitals across the country and making them available to members of the public. Highlights: Police boss made the statement on Monday The...
The Nigerian government has launched an agricultural programme that will give young Nigerians an opportunity to explore farming as a business. Highlight:  President Goodluck Jonathan launched the programme on Tuesday in Abuja The Programme will help create job for Nigerian youths The government...
Amid great grief, encomium has been pouring in for former Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria and media aide to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Mrs Oluremi Oyo, who died on Wednesday in the United Kingdom, where she was...
    - Condemns the attack - Commiserates with the affected families - Calls on President Buhari and security agencies to be more proactive   The Honourable Member representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency, Hon. Shaba Ibrahim said he received with a heavy heart and with rude...
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday granted an injunction stopping lawmakers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from reconvening the House of Representatives from recess, ordering that the House should maintain status quo. Highlights: The All progressives Congress...
As anti-Islam sentiments grow in the wake of the Paris terror attack that claimed at least 129 lives, and the downing of a Russian passenger jet in which 224 souls perished, American civil rights leader, the Reverend Jesse Jackson...
The Nigeria Police Force has established a committee with the responsibility of preventing and managing communal clashes that have claimed several lives mostly in the north central region. Highlights: The committee was inaugurated on Monday The committee is expected to bring to...
Heads of Nigeria's armed forces have been asked to recapture territories already taken over by members of the Boko Haram terrorist group. Highlights: The task was given to the military heads at a meeting between Senate Committee on Defence and Army...
Western leaders at the G20 Summit that opened on Saturday in Australia have rebuked Russia about its role in the Ukraine crisis. Highlights: Prime Minister of Canada and US President told Russian President that Russia needs to leave Ukraine The two-day summit...