Thursday, 29 February, 2024

Month: November 2023


The Peoples Democratic Party has criticized the proposed N27.5 trillion budget for the 2024 fiscal year by President Bola Tinubu to the National Assembly as deceitful, adding that it has no mechanism for economic recovery. Vanguard reported that Tinubu, on Read more…


President Vladimir Putin, whose picture was shown between two giant images of an ancient Orthodox icon on Tuesday, warned the West ahead of elections in March 2024 that any foreign meddling in Russia would be considered an act of aggression. Read more…


The Russian economy has successfully overcome the “addiction” to Western technologies and is developing a competitive domestic market, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. During a meeting with participants in the 3rd Congress of Young Scientists in Sochi, Putin commented Read more…


Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, yesterday, directed the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) to provide infrastructure in areas earmarked for building of justices residential houses. The minister gave the directive after inspecting the sites for the construction of Read more…


The Senate has rejected a bill seeking to replace a member of the Legislature in the event of resignation, death or vacancy by simply nominating a replacement as against conducting a fresh general election to fill the vacancy. The Legislature Read more…


A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, sitting at Maitama, on Tuesday, commenced full-blown hearing on the case the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Read more…


The Supreme Court issued a hearing notice dated 25th October 2023, notifying the Labour Party (LP) and its candidate in the Presidential Election, Mr Peter Obi, that judgment would be delivered in their appeal to the Supreme Court in Appeal Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor A community leader in Igbedor in Olumbanasa, Anambra West LGA of Anambra State, Engr. Obulum Paul has applauded Gov Charles Soludo of running an emphatic government. Engr Paul who was reacting to the governor’s visit to Olumbanasa Read more…


Former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, President Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and all five living current and former first ladies — Jill Biden, Melania Trump, Michelle Obama, Laura Bush and Hillary Clinton — gathered at a memorial on Read more…


South Africa’s Ambassador to Russia Mzuvukile Maqetuka commented on the Israel-Hamas hostilities and Russia’s grain deliveries to Africa in an exclusive interview to RT on Monday. Speaking to RT during the Primakov Readings, an international forum in Moscow, Maqetuka said Read more…


Kiev has signed contracts with two private recruitment companies in order to appeal to those who have evaded conscription, The Guardian reported on Monday, citing Aleksey Danilov, the secretary of Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council. President Vladimir Zelensky said Read more…


The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has called for a proper dialogue between the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, South East governors and other stakeholders to seek a better way to save the Igbo traders and their investments from further destruction in Lagos State. Read more…