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August, 2017

 

Buhari’s Plane Touches Nigeria At Exactly 4.36PM After 103 Days In London Vacation

Buhari’s Plane Touches Nigeria At Exactly 4.36PM After 103 Days In London Vacation At exactly 4:36pm, the plane conveying President Muhammadu Buhari touched down at Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport in Abuja. Buhari spent four minutes inside the aircraft before disembarking. He was welcomed by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Abba Kyari, chief of staff, service chiefs and some of his aides. Buhari took salute from the presidential guards’ brigade while cultural groups sang and danced to welcome him back home. The president, who appeared in traditional attires with a cap to match,Read More


Lagos State House of Assembly News

Lagos Assembly to sue Nollywood actress, Ufoma Ejenabor over allegations of assault The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday said it will take a legal action against claims made by a Nollywood actress, Ufoma Ejenabor. Addressing a media briefing on the issue, Segun Olusesi, the Chief of Staff of the Assembly, said the House will make the issue a deterrent case. The incident,which happened on October 29 on Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, had two different accounts from the two parties. While Ufoma claimed one of the vehicles (the Pilot) inRead More


Senator Ali Ndume Shuts Up Senate President…National Assembly’s 17-Years World Records

Senator Ali Ndume Shuts Up Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Breaks National Assembly’s 17-Years World Records Reports showed that the suspended Lawmaker and former Majority Leader, Ali Ndume, sponsored the highest number of bills (67 bills) at the Senate, while Senate President, Bukola Saraki, managed to sponsor only one bill. Saraki’s bill on the establishment of the Nigerian Academy of Science, was passed on July 5, 2017. Aside from having the highest number of bills, Ndume is serving a 6-months suspension slammed on him by the Upper Chamber. In terms ofRead More


Bukola Saraki, Yakubu Dogara Visit President Buhari in London

Bukola Saraki, Yakubu Dogara Visit President Buhari in London President Muhammadu Buhari, has played host to the leaders of National Assembly, Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, at the Abuja house in London According to a photo shared on Twitter by the Nigerian Presidency (@NGRPresident), the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday, paid a visit to President Muhamamdu Buhari who has been staying in London, the British capital for over 100 days on medical vacation. The details of the highRead More


PIONEER STATUS HELP TO BRING COMPANY INTO TAX ……. AN INTERVIEW​ WITH YETUNDE SADIKU

PIONEER STATUS HELP TO BRING COMPANY INTO TAX NET, NIPC AND LEGISLATORS ARE PARTNERS IN PROGRESS……. AN INTERVIEW​ WITH YEWANDE SADIKU KINDLY INTRODUCE YOURSELF My name is Yewande Sadiku. I am the Executive Secretary and Chief Executives Officer of Nigeria Investment Promotion Council. (NIPC) WHAT IS PIONEER STATUS? Pioneer Status is an industrial development in the income tax incentive provided for industrial tax relief. Pioneer Status is a tax holiday which grants qualifying Industries and products relief from payments of corporate income tax for an initial period of three years,Read More


PRESIDENT BUHARI VERSUS PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN’S REGIME

PRESIDENT BUHARI VERSUS PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN'S REGIME The National Vice-Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (South-East), Chief Emma Eneukwu, and former governor of the old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, have slammed former President Goodluck Jonathan over his claim that his government had good economic programmes.Jonathan had, at the Non-Elective National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party held in Abuja on Saturday, claimed that his government had a sound economic team.According to Jonathan, his government provided focused leadership through institutional reforms which he said impacted positively on the fundamentals forRead More


SENATE SCRAPS NYSC, SHOCKS NIGERIANS WORLD-WIDE

SENATE SCRAPS NYSC, SHOCKS NIGERIANS WORLD-WIDE The Senate President, Bukola Saraki-led 8th National Assembly, has scrapped the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Decree from the 1999 Constitution, under review. The development came up in the recent Senate review and consideration of 33 Bills for passage. The Bills are contained in the report of the Joint Committee of the National Assembly on the review of the 1999 Constitution. Many Nigerians have expressed concerns on its consequences in the lives of youths and national development. Ene Ede, Gender Advisor, National Democratic Institute,Read More


DEADLY DISEASE BREAKS OUT IN SENATE PRESIDENT, BUKOLA SARAKI HOME town LEAVES MANY DEAD.

DEADLY DISEASE BREAKS OUT IN SENATE PRESIDENT, BUKOLA SARAKI HOME town LEAVES MANY DEAD. Since the recent reported case of a strange ailment that broke out in Oro-Ago community, in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has allegedly avoided that community. Leaders and members of the community, said no fewer than 70 persons have died of the strange ailment. According to Punch, a large number of the community had died since the outbreak of the illness, with the Senate President paying deaf hears toRead More


LEAVE​ BUHARI ALONE,HE VIOLATED NO LAW,SAYS SENATE

LEAVE BUHARI ALONE, HE VIOLATED NO LAW, SAYS SENATE The Senate has cautioned the sponsors and participants in the protests by a coalition of civil society organizations, operating under the aegis of #OurMumuDonDo, and demanding for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari over his medical vacation in the United Kingdom to stop heating up the polity with their unreasonable demands. In a statement signed by its spokesman, Dr. Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, the Senate said the protesters were only creating unnecessary tension in the country and seeking to divert the attentionRead More


PRESS RELEASE : Ozubulu Massacre; A Sacrilegious Act, a Black Sunday- Ekweremadu

PRESS RELEASE Ozubulu Massacre: A Sacrilegious Act, a Black Sunday- Ekweremadu The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has described as beastly and sacrilegious the Sunday massacre of worshippers at St. Philip’s Catholic Church Ozubulu, Anambra State. Ekweremadu, who also described the day as a black Sunday, not only for Anambra State, but also the entire nation, called on the security agencies to fish out the killers and bring them to justice.   He said: “I received with a deep grief the news of the blood-curdling killing atRead More