​The Senate on Wednesday directed its Committees on Petroleum Downstream, Gas Resources to investigate the remote and immediate causes of gas tanker explosions in parts of the country, with a view to preventing a recurrence and report back in two weeks. The resolution was reached sequel to the consideration of...
The Director General of National Information Technology Develoment Agency (NITDA), Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, has promised the Agency's willingness to offer full support to the tech community in Nigeria to innovate ways of exit and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Mallam Inuwa made this known yesterday during his speech via...
*All Our Facilities Stock With Medicines-Official There are indications that the health facilities in the Nigerian Correctional Services, may be without the required medications to treat the inmates in the custody of the Correctional Services (prisons). An inmate who chose to be anonymous told TheFact Nigeria that when they take ill,...
The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has urged Muslim faithfuls across the world especially in Nigeria to remember health workers and Coronavirus patients as they fast and pray in the holy month of Ramadan. The African foremost monarch in a statement signed by...
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has once again extended lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and FCT by one week. This, he attributed to the increasing cases of the Coronavirus pandemic in the country. Details later...
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the lockdown order for Lagos Ogun as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for additional 14 days. Buhari said in a live broadcast to Nigerians today that the decision was taken after having carefully considered the briefings and Report from the Presidential Task Force...
The National Judicial Council(NJC) under Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Mohammed, has approved the appointment of 70 judges to different courts in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement released on Sunday, by the NJC spokesperson, Soji Oye. The statement said, four of the judges were appointed as heads of...
The Federal Government has completed the payment of the April 2020 salaries of Armed Forces personnel in the country. The Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) Department in the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation confirmed that as at Friday 8th May, 2020, the Armed Forces personnel...
President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday assured Nigerians that the country will overcome economic challenges facing the nation as a result of dwindling revenue from crude oil sale. Lawan stated this in a speech delivered to welcome lawmakers back from a five-week recess embarked on by the...
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has commended the Yobe State government for ordering an investigation into the mystery deaths recently reported in some parts of the state. Lawan had expressed concern at the reports that many people have died of yet unknown cause(s), particularly in Gashua, Nguru and Portiskum...