Sunday, June 25, 2017

Mark, Ogbeha mourn Obaro of Kabba

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark and Senator Tunde Ogbeha today  mourned the passage of the Obaro of Kabba in Kogi state, Oba  Michael Folorunsho Olobayo,  describing his death as the loss...

Sokoto Establishes Due Process Office

In line with global best practices, the Sokoto State Government has established a Due Process Office that will ensure efficient and effective monitoring of all public contracts and other related duties for the overall...

Saraki Calls for Legislation to Address Marternal Mortality on International Day of the Midwife

As the Inaugural Global Midwifery Conference in Nigeria rounds off in Abuja, in commemoration of the International Day of the Midwife, the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has congratulated midwives across the nation...

Dogara condoles with Kano over death of students

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the parents, government people of Kano state over the loss of students who had gone to represent the state at...

Amb Hamzat Ahmadu Passes On

A death has occurred of Ambassador Hamzat Ahmadu, Walin Sokoto. He died at a private hospital in Lagos on Sunday, aged 92. An accomplished diplomat and technocrat, the deceased served as Personal Secretary to two Nigerian...

Mark Mourns Oba of Benin

OrderPaperToday - Immediate past President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has described the passage of the Oba of Benin,  Omo N'Oba N' Edo Uku Akpolokpolo  Erediauwa as a monumental loss to the nation. Senator...

Ekweremadu Condemns Enugu’s Attack

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has condemned in strong terms, the killing of unarmed Nigerians in Uzo-Uwani Council of Enugu State, by persons suspected to be armed herdsmen. This is even...

Buhari, Gowon, Saraki, Dogara for Ekweremadu’s Book Launch

President Muhammadu Buhari, former President Yakubu Gowon, Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, are among eminent Nigerians, billed to grace the public Presentation of the book: “Who will...

Mark celebrates his 68th birthday with Agatu IDPs

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark yesterday marked his 68th birthday with the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Agatu local government area of  Benue State rendered homeless aftermath of the massacre that...

Saraki: I’m Happy that the Trial Has Commenced

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said he is glad that his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal on asset declaration in 2003 has finally commenced. Saraki said the proceedings of today has...

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NCC Assures Subscribers of Network Integrity of Etisalat

The attention of the Commission has been drawn to a planned takeover of Etisalat by a consortium of banks.   As a result of...

Reps to grill PEF boss over irregularities on petrol claims

By Lizzy Chirkpi OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee on Review of Pump Price of Petrol has summoned the Executive Secretary of Petroleum...

How HMOs made away with N351bn health insurance funds

By Alex Okoro OrderPaperToday - Health Maintenance Organisations (HMOs) have reportedly made away with N351billion released by government to fund health insurance for citizens. This was revealed by...

NCC pushes for speedy passage of infrastructure protection bill

OrderPaperToday – The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) has said its push for a speedy passage of the National Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill by the...

EU announces €143 million support package for North East

The European Union (EU) Commission on Thursday in Brussels, Belgium, announced a support package of €143 million to help the early recovery and reconstruction needs in...