Electoral Bill: President in dialogue with Malami, others – Presidency

Eleven days after receiving the re-amended version of the 2010 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2022 from the National Assembly for assent, President Muhamnadu Buhari seems to be in a fix on what decision to take. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate) Senator Babajide Omoworare said the president was still consulting, a development that has become a cause for Read More

How I stood strong, killed Obasanjo’s third term agenda – Ken Nnamani

October 21, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Senate President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Ken Nnamani, has revealed how he aborted the planned to amend constitution to allow for third term in office during former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Nnamani said his model of legislating was shaped by the debate about whether the legislator is an agent or a trustee. Speaking Thursday in Read More

CSOs urge Buhari to implement NDDC audit report

October 7, 2021 Joshua Egbodo 0

A coalition of Civil Society Organisations, Rivers Anti-Corruption Network (A-CORN) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to accelerate the implementation of recommendations in the forensic audit report carried out on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The group in addition called for punitive measures against culprits involved in the over N6 trillion allegedly stolen in the NDDC, as well as Read More

Breaking: Again, health workers postpone nationwide strike

October 4, 2021 Editor 0

Health workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) have postponed their proposed strike. The health bodies said they have reviewed the ultimatum for a strike scheduled to begin by Monday midnight following the outcome of their meeting with the Federal Government on Wednesday. A letter signed by Com. Biobelemoye Josiah, Read More

Buhari’s conditions to twitter ‘ll impede course of justice – SERAP

October 4, 2021 Kehinde Osasona 0

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has berated President Muhammadu Buhari over what it described as impermissible conditions imposed on Twitter. The organisation which filed a suit at ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja  challenging the legality of the suspension of Twitter, has therefore urged the President to soften his stance pending the final determination of the suit. It further rapped Read More