• Telecoms Tariff Hike: Why senate rejected plan -Saraki

    Telecoms Tariff Hike: Why senate rejected plan -Saraki

    Senator Bukola Saraki, Nigeria’s senate president has revealed why the Senate today rejected the plan by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), to increase the price of internet data, adding that the Senate will continue to make sure Nigerians had access to affordable Internet.

    He said, “Today, the Senate condemned the proposed increase of data tariffs by Service Providers, in line with the directive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

    “We strongly believe that we must protect the Nigerian people that sent us to […]

  • No doctor has been sacked – Prof Atoyebi

    No doctor has been sacked – Prof Atoyebi

    The Registrar of the National Postgraduate Medical College, Prof. Oluwole Atoyebi, on Wednesday said the federal government has not sacked any doctor from Federal Tertiary Health Institutions in the country.

    “No doctor has been sacked” he maintained, while speaking on Channels TV, adding that “while the resident doctors have been told to suspend the strike, the Ministry has been told by the Speaker to the rest the directive, for now, and that has been agreed by all parties”, he said.

    After a […]

  • N10m Bribe: Why I Implicated Umar, CCT Chair, Witness Tells Court

    N10m Bribe: Why I Implicated Umar, CCT Chair, Witness Tells Court

    Mr. Ali Gambo Abdullahi, former Personal Assistant to the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Chairman, told an Abuja High Court on Tuesday that Mr. Danladi Yakubu Umar, the CCT chairman, met severally in his chamber with an accused person, Mr. Rasheed Taiwo Owolabi, a retired Deputy Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, who was standing trial before him on false assets declaration charges.

    Abdullahi told the court while giving evidence in the trial within trial on the disputed statement he made […]