*2020 BUDGET: NASS APPROVES CAPITAL EXPENDITURE OF N11.35BN FOR POLICE TRUST FUND

THE National Assembly yesterday approved a total sum of N11,352,457,101.70 for the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (NPTF) as Capital expenditure for the 2020 fiscal year. The National Assembly has also…

FG will restore peace, sanity in two months — Lawan

Senate President Ahmad Lawan, has given a two-month timeline for the country to achieve a more secure and peaceful environment. The Senate President gave the reassurance on Monday while speaking…

CRYPTOCURRENCY BAN: SEC, CBN TO PROVIDE LEVEL FIELD FOR INVESTMENTS

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have agreed to collaborate and conduct research with a view to finding ways of regulating the cryptocurrency…

Plane crashes in Abuja

A chartered flight is reported to have crashed in Abuja. According to eyewinesses, the plane was totally burnt. A Twitter user has the video below:

LCC: WHY WE NEED TO REOPEN LEKKI TOLLGATE

The Lekki Concession Company (LCC) said the company needs to reopen the Lekki Tollgate to be able to retain its staff and pay pending debts. Yomi Omomuwasan, the LCC manager,…

EDINSON CAVANI GETS TWO- MATCH BAN FOR HORRO TACKLE

Edinson Cavani has been suspended for Uruguay’s upcoming games against Argentina and Bolivia as a result of his horror tackle on Richarlison last November. The 33-year-old Manchester United forward received…

OONI OF IFE FINALLY REPLIES SUNDAY IGBOHOLO

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has accepted the apology tendered by popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho. He said Igboho, who apologised on Wednesday in…

I’ll TELL BUHARI THAT OPEN GRAZING IS OBSOLETE, SAYS BAKARE

A friend and former running mate to President Muhammadu Buhari, Pastor Tunde Bakare has revealed that top on the priority of what he would advise the president the next time…

[FULL STATEMENT] EL-RUFAI SPEAKS ON INSECURITY IN NIGERIA

On February 3, 2021, the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, issued a statement on the nation’s insecurity. The statement reads : The government of Kaduna State notes with…

I didn’t say Buhari has disappointed Nigerians -Tunde Bakare

Founder and General Overseer of Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has denied stating President Muhammadu Buhari has failed Nigerians. Bakare had in an Instagram live interview with the…