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Senators on Wednesday adopted a resolution to name the Kaduna International Airport after the late Abba Kyari.
Alhaji Sani Musa (313), who is believed to have won the the Niger East senatorial district primary election has headed to the court to challenge his substitution with incumbent Senator David Umaru.
Tension is mounting within the ranks of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger State over the reported substitution of the National Assembly list from the three senatorial zones of the state.
Two of the serving Senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger state, Barrister David Umaru and Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi have lost in the senatorial primaries held across the state on Tuesday.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018 without further delay, contending that his vacillation over the bill was inimical to the conduct of the impending general elections slated for the first quarter of next year.
The National Assembly Joint Committee on Electoral Matters saddled with the responsibility of looking into the 2019 general election budget proposal of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is yet to agree on what to approve for the electoral body in preparation for the elections beginning in February 2019.
The National Assembly Joint Committee on Electoral Matters which adjourned sine die on Friday is now to reconvene on August 27 to harmonise the 2019 general elections budget proposal for the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
The Joint Committee of the National Assembly on the Independent National Electoral Commission on Friday suspended indefinitely, deliberations on the N189bn budget submitted by the commission for the conduct of 2019 elections.
Protests on Saturday trailed the affirmation method adopted for the emergence of executives of the All Progressives Congress State in Niger State.
The Deputy Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Niger State chapter, Alhaji Aminu Yussuf, has been suspended over allegations of gross misconduct and anti-party activities in the State.
The Senate through its chairman, committee on media and public affairs, Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (APC, Niger North), has said while it welcomed the return of recently reinstated senator, Ali Ndume, it was not unduly excited.
A member of the Niger State House of Assembly, Mr Malik Madaki, on Saturday faulted the alleged lopsided appointments in the state by Gov. Abubakar Bello.
Rangers International F.C manager Gbenga Ogunbote says his side’s NPFL matchday-10 clash with Wikki Tourist at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu on Wednesday is a ‘must win’ game for the ‘Flying Antelopes’.
The Federal Government has flagged-off its roads for tax-refund initiative with Dangote Construction handling a 16-kilometre Ofeme Community road network in Ohuhu in Umuahia North local Government, Abia State.
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is holding a security meeting with state governors and security chiefs.
Nigerian International Junior Ajayi has signed a contract extension with the Red Devils until 2022, the player’s agent has announced on Monday.
Arsene Wenger received the Laureus Lifetime Achievement award on Monday but it was the glowing tribute from the unlikeliest of sources Jose Mourinho that caught the eye.
Orlando City has announced the signing of former Manchester United star Nani, who joins from Sporting CP in Portugal.
Dejan Lovren has not travelled to Liverpool's Marbella training camp as he continues his recovery from a hamstring injury.
Indonesia will host Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for a state visit next week, Jakarta said Thursday, part of an Asian tour that includes stops in Pakistan, India and Malaysia.
Many residents of Sagamu, Ogun State, have yet to come to terms with the news of the postponement of the Saturday elections.
Mr Gambo Ahmed, the Director of Maritime Labour and Cabotage at the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), says enforcement of the Cabotage Act is to provide jobs for Nigerians.