Photo of a BRT Bus Primero Transport Services Ltd., operator of the Lagos Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) may withdraw its services on May 25, due to logistics problems and other issues, an authoritative source disclosed on Friday. The source said that the company might likely run out of diesel and other supplies that would likely […]
<p class="">The United States intends to end its military partnership with Nigeria. </p> <h1>The United States is looking at considerably reducing its military presence on the African continent, in order to free up resources and manpower for Asia and Russia. </h1> <p class=""><strong><em>AP</em></strong> reports that the timing of the U.S. decision is especially critical in […]
President Buhari Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday his government was not in a hurry to withdraw military personnel from trouble spots across the country. The President in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the withdrawal of the military from areas […]
Iraqi protesters have retreated from outside the U.S. embassy in Baghdad, the Iraqi military said on Wednesday, according to media reports. This is coming a day after the protesters, angered by U.S. airstrikes on an Iran-allied militia, attacked the building. “All protesters have withdrawn and all aspects, which accompanied these protests, have ended,” Iraq’s Joint […]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Sunday revealed why the commission withdrew from the alleged N25 billion fraud filed against former Gombe State Governor, Danjuma Goje by the commission. According to the anti-graft agency, the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation which has the constitutional power to take over any criminal case […]
LEADERSHIP : The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal Government not to grant approval for any new gas project that does not abide by the zero gas flare policy. The Association while commending the gas commercialisation plan of the federal government which seeks to end gas flaring […]
The two lawyers say they have been going through immense pressure and will be unable to continue to represent the defendant The post Metuh’s lawyers ask to withdraw from trial, cite alleged threats to lives appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">Ogunyemi said ASUU will engage the Vice Chancellors when the strikes is suspended.</p> <h1>The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Prof Biodun Ogunyemi has said the union would sanction some Vice Chancellors who may have been uncooperative in the ongoing strike.</h1> <p class="">Ogunyemi said this in an interview with the News […]
Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), and a civil society group, Access to Justice, on Sunday faulted the travel ban placed on about 50 prominent Nigerians by the Federal Government which claimed to be fully implementing the Executive Order 6 recently issued by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The All Progressives Congress has said that former president Olusegun Obasanjo “has made moves to secure United States entry visa for the presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar“. The APC Acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, said this in a statement on Friday. “It is learnt that that the former President who during and after […]
An 18-year-old boy has gone missing after his mother sent him to an ATM point to withdraw cash. The story was shared by one Newton Samson on Twitter, who is now seeking for help in locating the missing boy. According to Newton, the missing boy’s name is Steven and is the only child of his […]