Wednesday, 14 April, 2021

Day: April 5, 2021


The Parliament’s oversight role to monitor and oversee Government and Sate expenditure will soon be strengthened if the Public Finance Amendment Bill is passed into law. The Bill will amend the Public Finance Management Act and was gazetted last week Read more…


A swarm of small earthquakes has hit the Los Angeles city in the United States, rattling the nerves of many residents, who were jolted awake by two of the stronger quakes. A magnitude-4.0 earthquake was reported at 4:44 am on Read more…


Russian President, Vladimir Putin has signed legislation formally granting him the right to stay in power until 2036. Putin’s second consecutive and fourth overall presidential term ends in 2024, the year when Russia’s previous Constitution would have required him to Read more…


The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has imposed a curfew in Aba and Umuahia metropolis between 10pm and 6am daily from Monday, April 5 till further notice. The decision, according to the government, was as a result of Read more…


 … says deceased lived a good life of active, selfless service to humanity The leadership of the Great Ife Alumni Association of the Obafemi Awolowo University, (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Monday expressed shock over the death of the Publicity Secretary, Pan Read more…


In Nigeria, the latest public-spirited project in State of Osun, the food free-of-charge project, manifesting the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) accountability to the people of the state. The party, answerable to the electorate every inch, depends on the support Read more…


FORMER legislator Prince Madubeko Sibanda has lamented the decimation of parliament’s Media, Publicity and Broadcasting Services committee following a combination of death, promotion and some expulsions on MDC Alliance MPs. Sibanda was chair of the committee when he got recalled Read more…


A businessman, Uchenna Njoku, has been allegedly killed by his younger brother, Chukwuma, during an argument over N3,000 debt at the deceased’s residence in the Odokekere area of Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, PUNCH reports. It Read more…


The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, says preliminary investigation has revealed that the overnight attack on the Imo State Police Headquarters and a correctional facility was carried out by members of the Eastern Security Network which was established by the Read more…


Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. A political rights activist in Kogi State, Austin Okai, has debunked claims that youths descended on two middle-aged protesters who were pasting Buhari-Must-Go posters in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital. Okai alleged that the state Read more…