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National Assembly passes Nigeria’s 2017 budget of N7.44 Trillion

It's only fair to share...The National Assembly has passed the 2017 Appropriations Bill, raising the budget from N7.28 billion earlier proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari in December last year, to N7.44 trillion. The Appropriations Committees of the Senate and the House of Representatives separately presented their harmonised reports of the budget for consideration and subsequent passage on Thursday. According to ...

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Tension in Niger Delta over cancellation of three oil blocks by NNPC won by indigenes of the region in 2007 bid

It's only fair to share...  The relative peace in the oil-rich Niger Delta region, which enabled Nigeria to produce about 2 million barrels of crude oil per day in recent months is seriously being threatened, following the cancellation of three oil blocks won by indigenes of the region in the 2007 bid round by the Federal Government.   The three ...

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Osinbajo put through sheer humiliation since PMB’s return from UK and before he went back – Fani-Kayode

It's only fair to share...‘All Yorubas In Osinbajo’s Security Detail Have Been Replaced’ – Fani-Kayode Raises Alarm Femi Fani-Kayode, a prominent thought leader in Nigeria, has revealed that the security detail assigned to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been changed and every single Yoruba person has been reassigned and replaced with officers that are not from the South West and ...

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Rivers Rerun: 15-man probe panel of IG Ibrahim Idris declared illegal by Justice Gabriel Kolawole

It's only fair to share...Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 declared the 15-man probe panel constituted by the inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, to investigate the violence, killings, destruction of property and other criminal activities that took place during and after the December 10, 2016 National Assembly re-run election in Rivers ...

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Attempts to deny VP Osinbajo the role of Acting President is, omnious, grave, and dangerous – Femi Fani – Kayode

It's only fair to share...‘If Osinbajo Can’t Be Acting President, Then Nigeria Needs To Break Up!’ says Fani-Kayode Since Tuesday, May 9, 2017, Nigerians who have reacted to the news that ailing President Muhammadu Buhari omitted to mention that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will be an acting president in his letters to the National Assembly on his departure on indefinite ...

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Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly Monday Igbuya impeached

It's only fair to share...The Delta State House of Assembly has impeached its speaker, Monday Igbuya (PDP-Sapele). Mr. Igbuya was temporarily replaced with Sheriff Oborevwori (PDP-Okpe). Chief Monday Igbuya was on Thursday, May 11 impeached over allegations of financial misappropriation and highhandedness. About 22 out of the 29 members of the House of Assembly supported Mr. Igbuya’s removal. ShareIt's only ...

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Xenophobic South Africa: Two Nigerians shot dead in Western Cape Province

It's only fair to share...The Nigeria Union in South Africa said on Wednesday that two Nigerians were shot dead in Western Cape Province of that country. Mike Ibitoye, the Chairman of the Union`s chapter in the province, told the News Agency of Nigeria on telephone from Cape Town, South Africa, that the Nigerians were shot by unidentified assailants. “Mr Ernest ...

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Nigerian soldier shoots judiciary staff of Akwa Ibom State in the face [LOOK]

It's only fair to share...Doctors at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, UUTH, Akwa Ibom State, are battling to save the life of a man who was shot in the face by a soldier in Uyo. The shooting, which has left residents of the city in shock, occurred on Wednesday around 12.45 p.m. at Asutan Street, off Wellington Bassey Way, ...

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Between 2 police checkpoints! 10 Fulani Herdsmen rob travellers along Abuja-Keffi Expressway

It's only fair to share...A gang of armed Fulani herdsmen on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 attacked travellers on the busy Abuja-Keffi Expressway, making away with valuables and a huge amount of cash.   According to an eyewitness report by Punch, the robbery took place at 10am along the busy highway close to a village called Barde, after Gidan Waya in ...

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My thoughts on the unlawful arrest and detention of Dr Ifeanyi Ubah by DSS

It's only fair to share...By ClemAguiyi | One of the greatest attributes of democracy is that it guarantees to the people the freedom of choice; the freedom to choose how they are governed and who governs them. This freedom presupposes that no one is victimized on the account of their political choice, hence democracy thrives on plurality. But here, our ...

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