Latest News in Nigeria Today Saturday 18th May 2019
These are the Latest News in Nigeria Today from Guardian newspaper.
…As Anglican Primate says Nigeria is in short supply of good politicians
By Luminous Jannamike
ABUJA – Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerians to pray and support the federal government’s effort towards tackling the security challenges rocking the nation, saying constant prayer was the secret behind the achievements of his five-year administration.
Jonathan said this even as the Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev.
Continue reading I overcame challenges in govt through prayers – Jonathan at Vanguard News.
An Edo-based socio-political group, Obaseki/Shaibu Movement (OSM), has hailed Governor Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, for prudent deployment of the state’s resources in engendering economic development and improving the lives of Edo people.
Continue reading Group hails Obaseki/Shaibu’s prudent use of state’s resources at Vanguard News.
The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has Commissioned a number of projects in the State built by Governor Rochas Okorocha, Congratulating the people of the State for the great achievements of the governor.
Continue reading My passion for Imo made me a crazy man – Okorocha at Vanguard News.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday urged the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss the suit filed by Imo Governor Rochas Okorocha challenging the commission’s refusal to issue him a certificate of return.
Continue reading INEC challenges jurisdiction of court on Okorocha’s suit at Vanguard News.
Contrary to the widespread rumour that former Military President,General Ibrahim Babangida is dead, it has been confirmed that he is alive, hail and hearty.
Continue reading IBB not dead, hail and hearty. at Vanguard News.
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday received top African football legends at the Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, urging countries in the continent to look inward and explore the possibility of using sports to grow their economies, saying sports remain a veritable tool to foster growth and development.
Continue reading Ambode receives Diouf, Kanu Nwankwo, Finidi George, Zokora, other at Vanguard News.
The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, has unveiled achievements of her ministry as the clock ticks for her exit, revealing that Nigeria’s foreign reserves stood at $44.69 billion as at May 13, 2019.
Continue reading Zainab unveils scorecard as foreign reserves hit $44.69bn at Vanguard News.
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday commissioned the new digitized central storage facility of the State Treasury Office (STO), saying it was gratifying to note that the financial outlook of the State is very positive.
Continue reading Lagos finances are secure, says Ambode at Vanguard News.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has filed a 19-paragraphed affidavit to disqualify the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, from presiding over the petition challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election.
Continue reading Atiku Vs Buhari: Bulkachuwa is wife, mother of APC … , PDP insists at Vanguard News.
THE Senate, yesterday, agreed with the House of Representatives to approve a bill that will make June 12, the nation’s Democracy Day.
Continue reading Reps passes Bill to make June 12, Democracy Day at Vanguard News.
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