President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured residents of Borno State of the federal government’s readiness to fight terrorism to the end, telling the military not to give criminals a breathing space to undermine Nigeria’s interests. The president, during a visit to Borno State, commended troops for their loyalty and selfless serviceContinue Reading

The presidency has condemned the communique by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors against President Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Forum had queried loans procured by the federal government and accused the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to pump money into the economy. Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu said the positionContinue Reading

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Wednesday, said the Federal Government has repaid up to $150m out of the $2bn Chinese loan borrowed for rail construction. Amaechi spoke when he featured in Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’ programme monitored by The PUNCH. The regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),Continue Reading

Twenty-five years after the current Polling Units were created in 1996, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has created new 56,872 Polling Units, bringing the number to a total number of 176,846 from the existing 119,974 Polling Units. These will come into effect starting from the Anambra State Governorship electionContinue Reading