Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Mohammed Tanko confirmed as New Chief Justice of Nigeria

He succeeded Walter Onnoghen, ousted for allegedly failing to declare some assets traced to him.

9th NASS leadership: PDP backs Ndume, Bago as Kalu withdraws from race

Mr Kalu in a statement said his decision to step down is in the interest of the ruling party and the country at large.

Buhari presents 2020 budget to NASS

Mr Buhari made the presentation of the appropriation bill to the joint session of the lawmaking arm of government on Tuesday.

Oshiomhole, Gbajabiamila set to clash over head of house committees

Mr Oshiomhole, a former governor of Edo State, in April, said his party will not cede any position to members of the opposition particularly those from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Reps seek immunity for legislative presiding officers

If it becomes law, principal officers of the legislative arm of government at the federal and state levels are going to be the beneficiaries.

9th Assembly: I Have No Hand In The Nomination Process – Tinubu

The report said the role played by the former Lagos State governor is aimed at positioning him for the presidential contest in 2023.

Senate postpones annual recess to screen ministerial nominees

This was made known on Tuesday by the Chairman, Senate ad hoc committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Adedayo Adeyeye while addressing journalist after plenary.

Nass leadership: See APC senator-elect denied accreditation despite arrival at NASS

A photograph showing the senator-elect with a certificate has been trending online yesterday but the former governor has described it as fake.

Deputy speaker of Taraba assembly impeached

He is representing Yorro state constituency.

Senate probes alleged assault on Abuja lady by Senator Abbo

Although Mr Abbo confirmed the incident actually took place, he said he was in the shop to ensure justice is done to his sister who was assaulted in the building.

Recently Published

Coronavirus: Buhari approves distribution of 150 trucks of smuggled rice

The approval is said to be one of the measures by the federal government to alleviate the pains of Nigerians.

Coronavirus: 6 new cases reported, total now 238

Of the six cases discovered, Kwara and Edo has two cases respectively while Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory have one case each.

Nigeria’s Coronavirus toll rises to 232

Presently there are 232 cases out of which 33 has been discharged having tested negative to the pandemic disease while 5 deaths has been recorded.

Coronavirus: Benue records first case, total now 89

The NCDC on Saturday afternoon announced that Benue recorded its first case while the remaining seven are from Lagos State bringing the total cases to 89.