The National Executive Committee rose from from a meeting on Thursday with the adoption of direct primary to chose presidential candidate for All Progressives Congress (APC).
Month: August 2018
President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki has, as widely expected, finally declared to run for the office of the president of Nigeria under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019.
The Nigerian Police has given a new date to former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, to honour its invitation.
The Nigeria Police have threatened to use firearms to defend themselves after an angry mob, reportedly irated by the killing of a youth by the police, lynched police sergeant, Collins Esiabor on Wednesday at the Ogba area of Lagos.
Serena and Venus Williams will clash for the 30th time on Friday with a place in the last 16 of the US Open at stake.
A human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to let the courts decide what constitutes a threat to national security instead of allowing security agencies to disobey court judgments under the guise of national security.
Eight people were killed and 95 houses burnt when attackers invaded Abonong and Zayit communities in Foron District of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau, NAN reports.
The UK Government has announced a new £70-million programme to create 100,000 jobs in Nigeria, says the Minister of State for Africa, Harriett Baldwin.
Two people were killed on Wednesday in the South African township of Soweto, police said, in an outbreak of rioting and looting targeting foreign-owned shops.
British Prime Minister, Theresa May, arrived at the FMDQ Security Exchange building, Victoria Island, Lagos, for a meeting with the Nigerian business community.
Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defence and Security partnership, as well as Economic Development Forum.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with the British Prime Minister, Theresa May at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.