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Nigerian Senate Kicks off her First National Assembly Open Week in Abuja!

The Nigerian Senate has kicked off First National Assembly (NASS) Open Week 2018 yesterday, 16th July, in Abuja. NASS Open week is a 4 day event  which aims at promoting public knowledge and understanding of the workings of the legislature and create an opportunity for interaction between legislators and key stakeholders. The event which is being facilitated by the National Institute for ...

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#EkitiGuber2018: Civil society Coalition Disregards Final Results,To Release Findings by Wednesday

Coalition of observer groups and Civil Society Organisations that observed and monitored the Saturday July 14th Governorship elections in Ekiti State have condemned the announcement of the All Progressives Congress APC candidate John Kayode Fayemi as the winner of the elections. In a press statement, the group said the election does not reflect what they saw on ground and its ...

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Nigerian Govt may stop supplying electricity to Togo, Niger, Benin republic

The Federal Government has called on international customers who receive electricity from Nigeria to either pay their bills or be disconnected. DAILY POST reports that Nigeria sells power to the Republics of Togo, Niger and Benin, and classifies the West African countries as international customers. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, who confirmed this to newsmen in ...

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#Ekitiguber: Fani Kayode criticises Buhari govt over alleged plot to assassinate Fayose

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has cautioned the present administration against any plan to assassinate Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose. Fani Kayode writing on his Twitter page said any attempt to assassinate Fayose would not make the All Progressives Congress, APC win the election come Saturday. DAILY POST earlier reported that security operatives, just a few days to ...

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Sokoto State Boosts Agriculture with 15,000 Metric Tonnes of Fertiliser – Partnership with IFAD a blessing!

The sokoto state Government has commenced distribution of 15,000 metric tones fertiliser, loaded in 500 trucks, for the 2018 wet season farming. The fertiliser will be sold to farmers at the heavily subsidised rate of 4000 Naira per bag. The state governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal flagged off the sales in Tureta local Government area of the state, where ...

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FG targets assets of 11 Ex-Govs, 10 ex-Ministers, 135 others under graft trials by Soni Daniel

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, signed into law an Executive Order No. 6 targeting the assets of no fewer than 11 former governors, ministers and other politically exposed persons, who served in the country between 199 and 2015. President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday signed an Executive Order to improve his administration’s fight against corruption. With the coming into effect of ...

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Mr President: “Nigerians Demand Justice, Fairness, Peace and Security” – Prof. Jerry Gana

The severe deterioration and very disheartening level of insecurity in our nation today has reached an intolerable height that calls for a total condemnation by all lovers of peace, security, democracy and harmony. The senseless and incessant butchering of human lives and the attendant destruction of homes and properties of the ordinary citizens of Nigeria, from Plateau, Benue, Nasarawa, Kaduna, ...

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Egyptian Parliament Passes Cybercrimes Law to Legitimize its Efforts to Curb Free Speech!

Couple of weeks ago, the Egyptian parliament approved a draconian Law on Combating Information Technology Crimes, also known as the Cybercrimes law, which compels Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Egypt to censor content and collect data on users at the behest of the government and outlines harsh punishments for individuals. Violators of this law can face up to five years ...

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“We need to listen to Governor Aminu Tambuwal” – Anayo Ude

The media has been awash with reports on the recent comments of the Governor of Sokoto state, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, CFR, on the wanton killings around the country. In the comments credited to the erudite former Speaker on state of insecurity in the country he took to the cleaners the security policies of the present federal administration led ...

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“Nigeria requires Leadership that understands 21st Century Challenges” – Tambuwal by Segun Afolabi

The call for a review of Nigeria`s security architecture by the Governor of Sokoto State and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, is coming at the right time and with the right tone and emphasis. It is also coming from someone who, I am sure, many Nigerians have been waiting to hear from for a ...

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