By Ignatius Okorocha The Senate yesterday at plenary postponed the planned probe of the Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, over alleged award of $25 billion contract without due process. The upper chamber also resolved...
Insists on autonomy for generation, transmission to Agencies By Ignatius Okorocha Dissatisfied with the current handling of power generation, transmission and execution of rural electrification projects in the country, Senate yesterday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to as a matter...
Dr Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says the corporation had stocked over two billion litres of petrol. In a statement by Mr Ndu Ughamadu, Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Baru...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of Federal Executive Council (FEC) in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting which started at about 10 a.m., was attended by the Vice-President,...
Premium Times reports that governors from the 36 states have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to approve the balance of 50 per cent Paris/London loan refund for them ahead 2018 budget. The chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, and governor...
Orji Chukwuma, a prosecution witness, in the ongoing trial of former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 told Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday signed University of Petroleum Resources Bill with a pledge to continue to support the socio-economic development of the Niger Delta region. The President made the pledge while signing bill to establish University of Petroleum Resources,...
The governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has revealed that contrary to the sanctimonious posturing of his predecessor, former Governor Peter Obi, the state was saddled with a huge domestic debt of N127 billion when he left office...
By Sam Omatseye The president has always seen silence as a mark of dignity in a time of crisis. When he opens his mouth eventually, he spews out venom that neither gives him nor the office he occupies any form...
By Charles Ogbu. For three days now, three whole days, a grave moral tragedy has been taking place in Miango town located in Bassa local govt area of Plateau state The govt-protected Fulani terrorists have been killing defenceless men, women and...