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Stolen vehicle A Toyota Camry car with Registration no: ABJ249AD, Chassis no: JT2BF22K5X0194237 and Engine no: IMZO743642 had been reportedly stolen where it was parked at GMT Hotel, Ring Road, Oshogbo, Osun State capital on Saturday. The car was golden colour as at the time it was stolen and anybody with useful information should please contact […]

Saraki, Dogara arrive in London to see Buhari

Saraki, Dogara arrive in London to see Buhari

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have arrived in London to see President Muhammadu Buhari at Abuja House in London, Daily Trust has reliably gathered. Saraki, Dogara left the country this morning to meet President Buhari who has been in London on medical vacation since last […]

‘I don’t know what the issues are’, says bank manager testifying against Saraki

‘I don’t know what the issues are’, says bank manager testifying against Saraki

‎Nwachukwu Amazu, head of the fund transfer unit of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), on Tuesday said he did not know much about the documents he testified on. Amazu said this while being cross-examined by Paul Usoro, counsel to Senate President Bukola Saraki, at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Earlier, he had testified that […]

MTEF, Aviation Crisis, CAMA, UBEC Amendment to Occupy Senate This Week

MTEF, Aviation Crisis, CAMA, UBEC Amendment to Occupy Senate This Week

The passage of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) preparatory to working on the 2017 budget, amendment of the Company and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) and the Universal Basic Education Act as well as the continuation of the Ministerial Briefing on the proposed closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja, […]

FG declares Dec 26th, 27th 2016,  Jan 2nd 2017 public holidays

FG declares Dec 26th, 27th 2016,  Jan 2nd 2017 public holidays

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday December 26th, Tuesday December 27th, and Monday January 2nd 2017 as Public Holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year Celebrations respectively. The announcement is contained in a statement released by the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, yesterday.

Senate rejects Magu as EFCC chairman

Senate rejects Magu as EFCC chairman

The Nigerian Senate has rejected the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The lawmakers said they could not okay President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Mr. Magu based on security report available to them. The spokesperson for the upper legislative chamber, Aliyu Abdullahi, revealed this Thursday […]

Kuforiji-Olubi, 1st female ICAN president dies

Kuforiji-Olubi, 1st female ICAN president dies

Former minister of commerce and first female president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAN), Bola Kuforiji-Olubi has been pronounced dead. The late octogenarian, who was conferred an award of the Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON) in 2002, celebrated her 80th birthday less than two months ago in Lagos died on Saturday. […]

2016 Budget: How revenue shortfall affected Kwara govt performance

2016 Budget: How revenue shortfall affected Kwara govt performance

Loses N8bn in 11 months …as KWSG perfects 2017 document By Mumini AbdulKareem Kwara State Government failed to achieve many of the projections of the 2016 budget owing to shortfall in the revenue that accrued to the state, National Pilot can report. This is coming on the heels of over N8 billion revenue lost between […]

Hillary Clinton: This is painful and will be for a very long time

Hillary Clinton: This is painful and will be for a very long time

Hillary Clinton has conceded defeat in an emotional speech in New York – urging her supporters to not give up hope, and to strive to uphold American values. Flanked by her husband Bill and daughter Chelsea, the 69-year-old looked resolute and composed, despite the evident pain of the situation. She admitted it was painful – […]

Obama: ‘We are now all rooting for his success’

Obama: ‘We are now all rooting for his success’

“Yesterday, before votes were tallied, I shot a video… in which I said to the American people.. the sun would come up in the morning and that is one bit of prognosticating that actually came true. “I know everybody had a long night. I did as well.” Obama said he spoke with “president-elect Trump” at […]