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Nigeria’s Cybercrimes Act will be amended -FG

The Federal Government has stated that the Federal Ministry of Justice is committed to pursuing the amendment of the Cybercrimes Act, which many lawyers,...
Court

SERAP takes legal action against FG, over ‘attacks on journalists

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the Federal Government and state governments to ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja. As a result...
Michael Pompeo

Mike Pompeo urges Nigerian government to hold election free of ‘intimidation’

The United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo has called on the federal government and political leaders including the military to ensure that the...
Muhammad Babandede

FG to close borders, deport unlicensed foreign election observers

Ahead of February general elections, the Nigeria Immigration Service has said that entry points into the country would be closed, especially land borders, as...
The World Bank

Group urges FG to investigate syndicate issuing fake CAC certificates to NGOs

The relevant federal government agencies have been urged to investigate a fraudulent syndicate issuing fake certificates from Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) to civil society...
SERAP

SERAP Urge Nigerian Government to Retract Its Selective Looters List

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately withdraw the clumsy, arbitrary and selective looters’ list,...
Chibok girls

#DapchiGirls: SERAP to FG: Freed Girls Must Get Unrestricted Medical Care

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “prioritise the well-being of the released Dapchi girls by...
Ikoyi-dollars

3 Whistleblowers Drag FG Over 5% Commission Charge

A band of whistleblowers Monday filed a lawsuit against the federal government at the Federal High Court in Abuja restraining the Buhari administration from...

Coalition Mounts Pressure on FG to Brand IMN a Terrorist Group

The Coalition Of Civil Society Organizations For Transparency and Good Governance (COCSOTGG), has called on the Presidency and the Attorney General of the Federation...
Buhari

Nigerians Will Soon Know The Identities of Suspected Looters’

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abukabar Malami SAN has disclosed that “President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all relevant agencies...
Court

SERAP Prays Court to Stop Ex-governors From Milking The State

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government over its “failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers...

IPOB: Lawyers Calls for Nnamdi Kanu’s Lawyer Arrest

Legal practitioners, under the aegis of Lawyers of Conscience (LAWCONS) have called for the immediate arrest of Ifeanyi Ejiofor, the lawyer to IPOB leader,...
military

FG begins military withdrawal from Abia

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu on Sunday said that the Military has begun scaling down its deployment to Abia state, signalling mission semi-accomplished for the one...
Taxes

FG Starts Scrutinizing Tax Records of Contractors

As part of efforts to improve tax compliance levels, the Federal Government has commenced reviewing the tax compliance records of all contractors who received...
Biafra agenda

Igbo Group Points Out FG Unfairness Against Kanu,

Following the threat to re-arrest the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, by the federal government, Ohanaeze Ndigbo in a...
illegal refiners

FG unveils vision to turn illegal refineries to shareholders of proposed modular refineries

Per Second News---The federal government Sunday reveals plan to sell crude oil directly to illegal oil refiners, Per Second News gathered. Under the plan being...
recession

Nigeria: Consistent Growth In Agric Despite Recession

Third Quarter GDP figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, reveal a consistent growth in Agric and Solid Mineral sectors, indicating the...

Shell Nigeria theft saga

Barely three months after the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and other oil and gas companies...
Nigeria and IMF

Nigeria drowns more in dept as it falls on WB, China & Japan

The federal government Thursday said it had approved an external borrowing plan of Low cost, long-term loans (1.25% interest, 20yr tenor)" from the World...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Ex-senate President Urges FG To Sue US Congressman Over Statement

Ameh Ebute, former senate president, has asked the federal government to lay a formal complaint against Tom Marino, the US Congressman who recently accused...
Rail Project

Nigeria and Chinese firm sign agreement on Lagos-Calabar rail work

The Guardian reports that Nigeria’s minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi said the first segment of the rail line, which comprises Calabar, Uyo, Aba...

FG Wont Reward Criminals – Gen. Paul Boroh

He advised the bunkers and pipeline vandals to retrace their steps or be ready for the consequences of their actions. ‎ Speaking during a briefing in...

Ghana to benefit from AfDB’s climate-smart initiatives

Ghana is to benefit from the African Development Bank's (AfDB) 2.1 billion U.S. dollar Climate Investment Fund portfolio (AfDBCIF), the bank's 2014 annual report...

FG Asked To Make Full Report On NNPC Missing $20billion Available

With almost a week gone since the House of Representatives passed a resolution requesting the Federal Government to lay the Forensic Audit Report on...
Governor Kashim Shettima

PDP Urges FG to Ban Civilian JTF from Holding Guns in Borno

From. Sadiq abubakar Maiduguri The executive secretary of Muhammad Imam for 2015 Governor campaign organisation under the platform of the PDP, Alhaji Shettima Barma has...

FG Petitioned To Expedite Action On Synagogue Collapse Report

The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to expedite action on the release of...
TB Joshua's SCOAN, Releases Statement On Collapsed Church Building.

FG Under Pressure To Publicize Collapsed SCOAN Report

The federal government has been urged to release the report of its investigation into the collapse of the six-storey building belonging to the Synagogue...

Rivers APC Jabs FG Over Intended Arrest Of Rotimi Amaechi

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has described as totally unacceptable, the kite being flown by the Federal Government about the possible...

Remedy Continued Drop In Oil Price-TAN Tells FG

From Chuks Collins, Awka Following the 2015 Federal Budget of N4.3trillion presented to the National Assembly by the Minister of Finance Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala with...
Borno State

NUT Calls on FG to Assist Families of Slain Members in Borno

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has, called on the federal government to assist the families of slain? teachers who were killed by Boko...