ARCHIVES FOR: NOVEMBER 2017

Politics: The Senate is close to a final vote on the GOP tax bill — here's what to expect

The Senate is nearing a vote on the Republican tax bill, here's what's in the bill and how likely...


Politics: Trump's favorite polling firm found the winner of his 'fake news trophy': Fox News

The pollster Trump once praised as "one of the most accurate in the 2016 Election" just found that the...


Jonathan described subsidy scam as ‘oily business’ – Saraki

John Alechenu, Abuja The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said former President Goodluck Jonathan was never desperate for power,...


Convention: PDP begs govs, aspirants for money, okays 13 panels

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja Less than three years after losing the 2015 presidential  election, the Peoples Democratic Party is broke,...


Ningi on George

The National Organising Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party, Senator Abdul Ningi, has said Chief Bode George remains the...


NLC warns el-Rufai against further sack of workers

By Victor Ahiuma-Young LAGOS—NIGERIA Labour Congress, NLC, yesterday asked Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State to stop further mass...


IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in...


Why we didn’t take $5.5bn loan —Adeosun

By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA—THE  Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that the Federal Government has raised $3...


2019: NEC, Afenifere, Junaid, others differ on Buhari

Adelani Adepegba  and Olaleye Aluko The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere; Northern Elders Council and a  Second Republic lawmaker, Dr....


Politics: Republicans are scrambling to make gigantic last-minute changes to their tax bill that could include future tax hikes

Senate Republicans were told their "trigger" idea would not comply with Senate rules, so they're re-writing their bill to...