• Donald Trump’s pledge to kill Obamacare, faces reality check

    Donald Trump’s pledge to kill Obamacare, faces reality check

    With his shock victory in the race for the White House, President-elect Donald Trump at last, is in position to deliver on one of his most strident campaign promises: to repeal Obamacare.

    With fellow Republicans in control of the US Congress, Trump has the means and ostensibly a mandate from his party to gut the law. But he may find the reality is more challenging.

    Exit polls suggest Trump rode to victory in no small part on the support of those battleground […]

  • APC senators pledge support for Buhari

    APC senators pledge support for Buhari

    The joint caucus of All Progressives Congress (APC) and Labour Party in the Senate yesterday pledged support for the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government.

    Members of the joint caucus said at a press conference in Abuja that they are stoutly behind the policies and programmes of President Buhari led administration.

    Senate Chief Whip, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, in a speech said that they are shocked at the partisan reaction of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senators to the on-going investigations and recovery of public […]

  • Power outage: DISCOs pledge to provide transformers to Nigerian communities

    Power outage: DISCOs pledge to provide transformers to Nigerian communities

    Nigerian Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOs) have pledged to provide transformers to communities where required, saying the effort was to improve power supply in the country.

    This was contained in a communique issued to journalists in Kano State at the end of the 6th monthly meeting of the minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola, with operators of the power sector in the state yesterday.

    The operators stated in the communique that they recognised the need for the DISCOs to reinvigorate their […]