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PMB: I will shock those calling me ‘Baba Go Slow’ in my second term

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President Muhammadu Buhari says those who describe him as ‘baba go slow’ during his first administration will be in for a shock during his second term. Buhari said this during a media chat which was aired on Nigerian Television Authority. He said he would ensure police and judicial reform in his second

ASUU hints on fresh indefinite strike, warns FG

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday, called on Nigerians to pressurize the Federal Government to honour their agreement to forestall fresh strike. The union’s President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, in Lagos. Ogunyemi said that “Government

ASUU threatens strike as FG shows no commitment to implement 2019 agreement

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Wednesday said that its members should not be held responsible if there is any disruption in the university system, as the Federal Government had not shown commitment to carrying out the 2019 Memorandum of Action. The ASUU National President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi,

Stop beating the drums of war, FG warns PDP

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FG warns PDP to desist from heating the polity. The federal government says the kind of politics being played by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) constitutes a threat to the nation’s democracy. Addressing state house correspondents at the presidential villa in Abuja on Wednesday, Lai Mohammed, minister of information, said the PDP

Corruption allegation or not, FG can seize assets – Osinbajo

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government can seize assets from citizens who cannot explain the source of their wealth. The vice president made this known on Tuesday while declaring the anti-corruption conference organised by the office of the vice president and the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) in

Nigeria to invest more in space technology

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu says the Federal Government will increase investment in space science technology because of its tremendous benefit to the nation. One disclosed this during the commissioning ceremony of the Astronomy Observatory Complex of the Centre for Basic Space Science, in Ebirimiri, Agu Umakashi,

FG Secures Release Of Zainab Aliyu

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The Federal Government has secured the release of Zainab Aliyu who was arrested in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja on Tuesday. He said the government has been able to establish the innocence of Zainab and the

Workers Day: FG Declares One-Day Public Holiday


The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, May 1, as public holiday to celebrate the 2019 Workers’ Day. The Minister of Interior, Lt.- Gen. (Rted) Abdulrahman Dambazau, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerian workers on their commitment and sacrifice toward building a greater Nigeria. Dambazau made the