PDP loses 6 members to APC, now minority at Kogi Assembly

Six members of Kogi State House of Assembly, elected under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have officially defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Announcing their defection on the floor of the House on Thursday, the members cited the leadership crisis bedeviling the PDP at the national level, as reason for […]

PDP loses 6 members to APC, now minority at Kogi Assembly

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BREAKING: Nigerian Senate rejects Magu as EFCC Chairman

The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, on Wednesday, refused to confirm Mr. Ibrahim Magu as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). President Muhammadu Buhari had late last year submitted the name of Mr. Magu to the Senate, for confirmation as substantive Chairman of EFCC, having served in acting capacity […]

BREAKING: Nigerian Senate rejects Magu as EFCC Chairman

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Reps summon Security Chiefs over incessant Fulani herdsmen’ attacks in Benue

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, vowed to summon the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Chief of Army Staff and other heads of security, over the continuous attacks on Benue people and others, by Fulani Herdsmen. To achieve this aim, the House unanimously resolved to set up an Adhoc Committee, to undertake the investigation and report […]

Reps summon Security Chiefs over incessant Fulani herdsmen’ attacks in Benue

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Lawmaker urges FG, Benue government to disarm herdsmen in Agatu

A member of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Adamu Entonu, on Thursday, urged the Federal Government to urgently intervene in the raging crisis between fulani herdsmen and the Agatu community in Benue. Entonu, who represents Apa/Agatu Federal Constituency of Benue State, made the call in a press conference in Abuja. He accused both the […]

Lawmaker urges FG, Benue government to disarm herdsmen in Agatu

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Peace Corps slams N2bn suit against Police, DSS, AGF, over alleged unlawful arre‎st

The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), has slammed a N2bn suit against the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Inspector General of Police (IGP) and the Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), over the arrest and detention of its National Commandant, Amb (Dr.) Dickson Akoh and 49 others. The security agencies had on Tuesday, […]

Peace Corps slams N2bn suit against Police, DSS, AGF, over alleged unlawful arre‎st

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60th birthday: Dogara describes Osinbajo as a patriotic Nigerian

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has eulogized Nigeria’s Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, for demonstrating exceptional capacity, humility and patriotism in handling the affairs of state. In a congratulatory message to mark Professor Osinbajo’s 60th Birthday Anniversary, Dogara commended the Acting President for exhibiting abiding faith and commitment to the […]

60th birthday: Dogara describes Osinbajo as a patriotic Nigerian

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