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By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:00 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

A former U.S. State Department specialist, Mathew Page, has suggested that the U.S. civil forfeiture case to seize $144 million of assets from two cronies of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, might just be the start of her legal troubles with America. The U.S. Justice Department last week filed an asset […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:45 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

NNPCThe Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is still engaging in discussions for the importation of crude oil from the Niger Republic for the Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) despite its apparent inactions for one year after the plan was unveiled, THISDAY has learnt. Inadequate maintenance and vandalism of crude oil pipelines have led to […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode says the latest picture showing some APC Governors, party Chairman, John Oyegun and President Muhammadu Buhari, purportedly taken in London, is “old and fake.” This is contained in snippets of his news article sent to DAILY POST on Monday. He said: “I have been reliably informed that the picture was […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

1. Lagos Island: APC 14,692; PDP 925; 2. Ikoyi Obalende: APC 7,112; PDP 756; 3. Agboyi-Ketu: APC 10,701; PDP 1,759 4. Ikorodu West: APC 3,088; PDP 555 5. Ikeja: APC 6,191; PDP 990 6. Ejigbo: APC 4,876; PDP 1,079 7. Badagry West: APC 5,300; PDP 935 8. Lagos Island East: APC 9,060; PDP 1,128 9. […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:20 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

After a 77-day absence, President Muhammadu Buhari, who is undergoing treatment for an undisclosed medical ailment in the United Kingdom, Sunday met with governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and party leaders in London. His meeting with the party chieftains, presidency sources confirmed to THISDAY Sunday night, was an affirmation of […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:18 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

In order to consolidate on the achievements of the Commission in the last general elections, the Prof. Mahmood Yakubu-led Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) embarked on a number of its assignments much earlier than it has ever done since the advent of this democratic experience in 1999. The latest is the Continuous Voters Registration exercise […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:51 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The nation’s foreign reserves reached $30.5 billion last week as a result of increased global oil prices, checks by LEADERSHIP on the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) website have revealed. Data from Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) revealed that basket of 14 crudes stood at $47.48 per barrel last week from $45.21 a barrel […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:49 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

As floods continue ravage Lagos metropolis, the Lagos State Government on Sunday ordered owners of properties erected on drainage channels and impeding the free-flow of water, saying it will have no option than to demolish the buildings. The Government, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, expressed dismay that […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it has posted 2,000 corps members to Gombe State for the 2017 batch ‘A’ stream II service year. NYSC spokesperson in Gombe State, Margaret Dakama, said in a statement that the orientation course would hold from July 26 to Aug. 15. “In Gombe State, about 2,000 prospective corps […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 02:11 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Pandemonium erupted Wednesday on Creek Road, Apapa, Lagos, when dozens of truck drivers attempting to access the Apapa seaport went on the rampage over the death of one of their colleagues and set the Diamond and Sterling Bank branches on fire. The aggrieved drivers had targeted the banks, following the death of their colleague who […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 02:37 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that $5 billion are spent on generators every year by Nigerians, adding that this is unacceptable. Dogara made this known during a Public Hearing on the review of legislation on power, yesterday in Abuja. This is just as the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, […]



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