Tinubu to attend AU meeting in Ghana

All appears set for President Bola Tinubu to depart Abuja for Accra, Ghana, to participate in the Sixth Mid-Year Coordination Meeting of the African Union (AU). The meeting will also deliberate on the Regional Economic Communities (RECs), the Regional Mechanisms (RMs), and the African Union Member States. Tinubu in his capacity as the Chairman of…

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Ndume should put Nigeria first rather than seeking to divide and distract the government – Deputy House of Reps spokesperson

Hon. Philip Agbese, Deputy Spokesperson of the House of Representatives, has advised Senator Ali Ndume to adopt the principles of teamwork and collaboration following his removal as Majority Whip of the Senate. Addressing journalists in Abuja on Thursday, July 18, Agbese remarked that Ndume’s removal was in line with standard parliamentary practices observed globally. He…

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Emir Sanusi Laments ‘Unbearable’ Hardship In Nigeria

The 16th Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has expressed deep concern over Nigerians’ severe economic hardships. His comments came during a ceremony for the distribution of free fertiliser to 52,800 smallholder farmers across Kano State’s 44 local government areas on Thursday. Addressing the gathering at the Government House, alongside the newly appointed second-class Emirs of…

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Labour Rejected Tinubu’s Offer To Pay ₦250,000 Wage And Hike Petrol Price – NLC

The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Joe Ajaero, says the Organised Labour rejected a proposal by President Bola Tinubu to pay ₦250,000 minimum wage and increase petrol prices. “Accepting ₦70,000 was the best way to save Nigerians from further hardship,” Ajaero said on Channels Television’s Politics Today programme on Thursday shortly after Labour met with…

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Delta police apprehend three suspected armed robbers, kidnappers in Delta

The Delta State Command’s operatives have apprehended three individuals suspected of being involved in armed robbery and kidnapping. Among the suspects are Tega Dierunaba, aged 44, Chibiuke Anuforo Cosmas, aged 42, and Sunday Moses Pam, aged 36, who is believed to be involved in distributing arms. Intelligence-led investigations led to their capture in various locations…

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Nigerians to show $10K balance and pay N640k to obtain a Document Verification Number before they can obtain UAE visa

The United Arab Emirates have some conditions that Nigerian travellers are expected to fulfil in order to get a visa to visit the Arab nation.   On Monday, July 15, Mohammed Idris, Minister of Information and National Orientation, announced that the three-year dispute between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Nigeria has been resolved and…

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Nigerians Can Now Obtain UAE Visas — Minister

The Federal Government has reached an agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to allow Nigerian passport holders to obtain visas for travel to that Arab nation starting today, July 15, 2024. The Minister of Information, Mohammed Idris, disclosed this on Monday when he briefed State House correspondents following the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC)…

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