FG Extends VAIDS Deadline To June 30

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) to June 30, 2018. The short extension after the original March 31 date is based on the appeals of professional bodies and individual taxpayers. However, no further extension of time will be approved after June 30. The President added […]


Buhari Declares For Second Term

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that he will be seeking the party nomination to fly the party flag in the 2019 presidential election. The party NEC also approved waiver for members of the National Working Committee and other leaders across all levels wishing to contest party […]

Air Passengers, Commuters Stranded As Lagos Blocks Major Roads Over Buhari’s Visit

Many residents of Lagos are groaning as a result of the vehicular restriction on major roads in the state, compounding the traffic gridlock in the metropolitan city. The roads were blocked because of President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day visit to the state. As part of measures to control the traffic situation, the Lagos state government declared […]

Lagos Declares Holiday, Diverts Traffic As Buhari Visits 

Thursday, March 29, has been declared a work-free day in Lagos by the state government,according to a statement issued on Tuesday. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, said the measure would enable Lagosians come out enmasse to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari who is on a two-day visit to Lagos State. The statement urged […]

Niger Delta Elders Say Olu Of Warri’s Visit To Buhari Deceitful

The people of Ugborodo Community, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, have told President Muhammadu Buhari that the recent visit of the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, to him at the Presidential Villa was a sham, restating their total support for the establishment of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko. President Buhari last […]

Buhari Seeks African Single Market To Tackle Unemployment, Poverty

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday called for the speedy establishment of a single, unified market in Africa. This, he said, would increase trade, create more jobs and reduce poverty. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President made the call while presenting Nigeria’s position in favour of […]

New Year: Buhari Addresses Nigerians On Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday make a national broadcast to commemorate the New Year. According to a statement on Sunday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the address would be broadcast at 7am. The two-paragraph statement read, “On the occasion of the 2018 New Year, President Muhammadu Buhari will […]

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One Voice Coalition Laments State Of The Nation, Wants Sincerity From FG

A civil society group, One Voice Coalition has addressed the media on current state of the nation, calling on the Fedreal Government to be sincere to Nigerians. The event which held at the Centre for Constitutional Governance, Ilupeju, Lagos, featured journalists and members of the civil society organisations who held a passionate brainstorming session addressing […]