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March 21, 2018 8:11 PM Ekweremadu reacts to FG’s move to confiscate his assets

Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, says he has no asset to be forfeited to the federal government as he has declared all his assets with the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) as required by law. This is contained in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media), Mr Uche Anichukwu. Reacting, his aide said “The attention of the Office of the Deputy 16

March 19, 2018 7:09 AM Benue killings: Nigeria Police speaks on Buhari querying IGP Idris over disobedience

The Nigeria Police has reacted to report that President Muhammadu Buhari queried the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris for allegedly not obeying his order. The police said claims by Presidency officials that Buhari had queried Idris as a result of the matter was false. He was said to have spent one day in the state and jetted out to Nasarawa 19

March 17, 2018 5:56 AM Real Madrid strike Lewandowski agreement

Spanish giants, Real Madrid have reached a ‘principle agreement’ with Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski for a transfer this summer. Spanish media outlet, El Mundo Deportivo disclosed that the Polish international’s agent, Pini Zahavi has agreed a move with the Los Blancos representatives, with only Bayern left to authorize the deal requirement 14

March 16, 2018 1:16 PM Electoral Act: Sagay carpets NASS, tells INEC what to do if lawmakers override Buhari

Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, SAN has criticised the National Assembly for reordering the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, election sequence. The constitutional lawyer insisted that what the law says on the matter is clear. He noted that it is only INEC that had been empowered to organize 20

March 15, 2018 7:39 AM Osun 2018: Jettison zoning, allow robust contest – Youth coalition tells APC

A coalition of progressive youths in Osun State under the umbrella of Osun Progressive Youths Alliance (OPYA) on Wednesday called on leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state to jettison the idea of zoning the governorship contest to a particular area in the state. OPYA declared that the contest should be free for any of the zones 18

March 15, 2018 1:44 AM Olam Nigeria invests $1bn in agric sector

Nigeria Limited has invested about $1 billion to boost productivity in the nation’s agricultural sector. The company’s Vice President, Reji George, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the investment was made over the last 26 years of the firm’s operation in Nigeria. He said the company’s goals in Nigeria include to ensure food security, attainment of self-sufficiency 20

March 14, 2018 2:12 PM Police arrest lunatic who hacked two pupils to death in Ogun

Police in Ogun State have arrested the suspected lunatic who hacked to death two pupils of St. John’s Anglican School, Agodo in Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of the state. The suspect, Lekan Adebisi, had on Monday stormed the primary school at break time and hacked two pupils, aged four respectively, to death. He however fled the scene immediately 21

March 13, 2018 6:17 PM EPL: Patrick Vieria expresses interest in becoming Arsenal manager

Arsenal legend, Patrick Vieira, has admitted he would love to manage the club “one day”, but says it would be “out of order” to entertain the idea until Arsene Wenger leaves. Vieira, who has been the head coach of New York City FC since 2016, says he “adores” Wenger, whose future is the subject of increasing speculation. “I think that if it is the end of the story 26

March 13, 2018 3:34 PM INEC speaks on Buhari’s rejection of bill re-ordering elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to put assent to the National Assembly’s amendment of the Electoral Act. The Director, INEC Voters Education and Publicity, Oluwole Uzzi, when contacted by DAILY POST, said, “We would work with the existing arrangement. The status quo remains 28

March 13, 2018 12:34 PM Senate Lifts Ban On Screening Of Buhari’s Nominees

The Senate has approved that the nominees for the positions of Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and members of the Monetary Policy Committee be screened for confirmation. Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions, Senator Rafiu Ibrahim, raises a point of order at the plenary on Tuesday to urge the lawmakers 21