Strong government institutions panacea to volatile politics – PGF DG

Dr Salihu Lukman, Director-General, Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), has said that strong government institutions would help in managing the country’s volatile politics. He said this in a statement titled:” Nigeria’s volatile politics and the All Progressives Congress (APC) report on True Federalism” on Saturday in Abuja. Lukman added that the recommended governance reform initiatives contained […]

Austin Eguavoen: Fashioning a football brand, style for Nigeria my mission

The National Technical Director (NTD), of the Nigeria Football Federation, Augustin Eguavoen has revealed that his mission at the secretariat of Nigeria’s football governing body will be to fashion out a brand of football style peculiar to Nigeria.Fielding questions from SportingSun in Abuja recently, the former Super Eagles captain and chief coach, dismissed the insinuation […]

Pirates free six Ukrainian sailors, two others

Six Ukrainian sailors captured by Nigerian pirates in the Gulf of Guinea on December 16, last year have been released. Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, who made the disclosure in a post on Instagram on Saturday the Ukranian nationals had been held captive for a month and a half after they were abducted with two nationals […]

‘How to fix Nigeria’s worsening corruption stain’

• Former NBA Boss Urges Lawyers To Resist, Report Corruption• Contemplating Mosaic Law Failure Of Extant Laws, Judiciary – Lawan• Independent, Incorruptible Judiciary Required To Win Anti-graft War – Dim The Federal Government’s criticism of Transparency International (TI) over the country’s poor ranking in the latest Corruption Perception Index notwithstanding, some legal practitioners are worried […]

Nigeria to compete in $20.6b methanol market

Signs $3.6b FID To Harness Gas, Reduce Carbon Emission  Years after wasting huge amount on the importation of methanol, the Federal Government has disclosed its intention to compete in the global methanol market with a new investment. The Federal Government and some private sector investors sealed the Final Investment Decision (FID) on the Brass Fertiliser and Petrochemical […]

Buhari Appoints New ADC as Abubakar Proceeds on Promotion Course

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new Aide-De-Camp in the person of Lt. Col. YM Dodo, a development, which emerged Saturday. With this, however, Buhari made a significant change in his personal security architecture.His appointment, it gathered, followed the exit of the former ADC, Col. ML Abubakar, who has gone for a promotion course.A source […]

Fresh Fears Over Future Of APC

There are fresh fears over the future of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as the Director-General of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Salihu Lukman, claims the leadership’s indifference to the growing mutual ethnic tension in the country could be the greatest undoing of the party. Lukman made the observation in a statement he personally signed […]

Anger as 10 APC governors accompany Buhari to Daura for APC registration

The main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party; Yoruba Socio-political group, Afenifere; and some individuals have expressed surprise that 10 governors of the All Progressives Congress could abandon their state duties to accompany the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to revalidate his membership of their party in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State on Saturday. The […]

Igboho: Gani Adams Wants Arsonists Arrested, Police Trail Hoodlums

The one-storey building, located in Ibadan, the state capital, was gutted by fire around 3am on Tuesday, damaging property that Igboho put at N50m. The Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has asked the police to arrest arsonists responsible for the fire at one of the houses of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho. […]