Tinubu's team denies "London meeting with CJN", says the president-elect still in France

Nigeria, March 24 -- The campaign team of Bola Tinubu has denied the report of a clandestine meeting between the president-elect and the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Olukayode Ariwoola, in the UK. The c... Read More

Bill to legalise Cannabis suffers setback in Nigeria's parliament

Nigeria, March 24 -- A bill that seeks to legalise cannabis in Nigeria has suffered a setback in the House of Representatives. The consolidated bill, sponsored by Miriam Onuoha (APC, Imo), Benjamin K... Read More

Presidential Election: Keyamo writes SSS, calls for arrest, prosecution of Peter Obi, Datti over "end of democracy" comments

Nigeria, March 24 -- The Minister of Labour and Employment (State), Festus Keyamo, has written a letter to the State Security Services (SSS) calling for the arrest of the presidential candidate of the... Read More

Buhari signs copyright, medical laboratory science, technology bills into laws

Nigeria, March 24 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law the Copyright Bill and the Federal College of Medical Laboratory Science and Technology Bill. Nasiru Ila, the Senior Special Assist... Read More

Naira Policy: Reps urge CBN to commence overhaul of online banking platforms

Nigeria, March 23 -- The House of Representatives has asked Central Bank to direct all commercial banks to overhaul their online banking service platforms to ease electronic banking operations. The r... Read More

Tinubu jets out to Paris, London to "rest", plan transition

Nigeria, March 22 -- The president-elect, Bola Tinubu, has travelled to Paris, France and the United Kingdom to rest and plan the transition programme ahead of his inauguration on 29 May. Tunde Rahma... Read More

Embattled Reps Majority Leader attends plenary despite ongoing trial

Nigeria, March 22 -- The majority leader of the House Representatives, Ado Doguwa, on Wednesday, attended plenary session for the first time after his bail by the Federal High Court in Kano. Mr Doguw... Read More

#AbiaDecides2023: PDP seeks to use result from one LGA to upturn 90,000 votes margin - LP

Nigeria, March 22 -- The governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in Abia State, Alex Otti, has alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state is seeking to use results from the O... Read More

We'll act on Electoral Offences Commission Bill before end of 9th assembly -Gbajabiamila

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the 9th National Assembly will ensure passage of the Electoral Offences bill before it winds down in June.... Read More

Tinubu speaks on violence during governorship polls, says healing process must begin now

Nigeria, March 21 -- The president-election, Bola Tinubu, says he is saddened by the reported cases of infractions during and after Saturday's governorship and state house of assembly elections. Mr T... Read More