The Senate

Senate commits Oshiomhole’s N14.7bn loan request to C’tee

The Senate has committed the request of President Muhammadu Buhari seeking approval for $75million (N14.7billion) credit facility from the World Bank for Edo State...

NSE market capitalisation increases by N324bn, amid massive gains

The market indicators of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for the third consecutive days maintained an upward trend with the market capitalisation appreciating by N324 billion...

UI, Five Others Join ABU To Teach Deposit Insurance

Six additional tertiary institutions are to introduce Deposit insurance system (DIS) into their curricula as part of the on-going efforts toward enhancing public awareness on...

Alleged interference: DSS DG to appear before Senate Tomorrow

The Senate has commenced investigation into allegations of undue interference by the Department of State Services (DSS) in the Rivers State Election Petition pending...

FG Retires NNPC Group Executive Directors

The Federal Government has approved the retirement of all eight Group Executive Directors of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) with immediate effect.  The affected...

Buhari Goes Hard On Illegal Mining Activities

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja warned that the Federal Government will no longer tolerate illegal mining and other improper activities that have inhibited...

Customs gross N5.8bn in Oyo, Osun in 4 months

Nigeria Customs Service in Oyo/Osun Area Command said it has grossed over N5.8 billion between March and July this year while smuggling ring involving eight suspects arrested.   Muhammed...
The Senate

Senate confirms Service Chiefs

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of the newly-appointed service chiefs as forwarded to them by President Muhammadu Buhari. They include: Major-General Abayomi Olonishakin,...
Kachukwu

Buhari appoints new GMD for NNPC

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu as the new Group Managing Director(GMD) of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Kachikwu,...

NASS: Buhari Writes Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari today, August 4, sought the approval of $75 million credit facilities from the world bank for Edo state. The letter read: “I...