Tag: petition

Kola MuhammedJuly 9, 2021

First cattle, now dogs: Nigeria’s unending drama of fundamental animal rights | The #YNaijaCover

It’s not every time one gets to see the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation come out to ...

tosin adesinaMay 7, 2018

PDP has just reported the FG to the UN, but it might be too little too late

The main opposition party in Nigeria the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suddenly woken up to its responsibilities of strengthening ...

AzeezNovember 25, 2017

Despite Buhari’s directive, power firm refuses to reinstate sacked manager

The Senate has directed its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions to investigate failure by the Niger Delta Power Holding ...

AzeezOctober 11, 2017

‘Buhari received Kachikwu’s petition after media leak’

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu submitted his petition to President Muhammadu Buhari, only after it was leaked ...

AzeezOctober 9, 2017

I am not mandated to discuss contracts with you | Baru replies Kachikwu

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru on Monday responded to the allegations made against ...

AzeezOctober 3, 2017

NNPC GMD is destroying my reforms | Kachikwu petitions Buhari

Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu has written a petition against the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum ...

AzeezOctober 1, 2017

100 Oando shareholders petition National Assembly, allege corporate governance abuse

Over 100 shareholders of the troubled Oando Plc have written a petition to the National Assembly alleging corporate governance abuse, ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Ekiti PDP petitions Makarfi, rejects imposition of Fayose’s deputy

The Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has written a petition to the National Caretaker Committee, rejecting the imposition ...

AzeezAugust 22, 2017

NJC appeals judgment restricting investigation of Justice Ademola

The National Judicial Council has appealed against a judgement of the Federal High Court which stopped it from inviting Justice ...

AzeezAugust 18, 2017

Kano lawmaker safe, as constituents withdraw recall petition

Galadima Kuki, lawmaker representing Bebeji Constituency in the Kano State House of Assembly is safe, as his constituents have withdrawn the ...

AzeezJuly 27, 2017

EFCC, FIRS absent as Reps investigate Patience Jonathan’s harassment petition

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Federal Inland Revenue Service on Wednesday failed to appear before a committee ...

AzeezJuly 6, 2017

Patience Jonathan petitions reps over alleged harassment by security operatives

Patience Jonathan, wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has petitioned the House of Representatives over alleged harassment by security operatives. Gogo ...

EditorJune 23, 2017

Melaye Recall: Bad Belle Bello? Nobody cares really

by Alexander O. Onukwue INEC received the petition for the recall of Dino Melaye, together with six bags containing the ...

Op-ed EditorJune 19, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Petition for the FG to restore Nigeria’s true federalism

by Peregrino Brimah This petition is initiated in the interest of the progress and prosperity of Nigeria. Restoring Nigeria’s True Federalism is a ...

ToluApril 14, 2017

#OpenNASS: Over 7,000 Nigerians demand that the breakdown of the National Assembly Budget be made public

“There is not a crime, there is not a dodge, there is not a trick, there is not a swindle, ...

AzeezMarch 28, 2017

PDP crisis: NJC dismisses Makarfi’s petition against Justice Abang

The National Judicial Council has said Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja did no wrong in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 24, 2017

“I see Sowore in befitting prison uniform” | Dino Melaye says in petition to the IGP

by Dolapo Adelana Senator Dino Melaye has said publisher of online newspaper, Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore will go to jail. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 22, 2017

Falana petitions Buhari over invasion of Amnesty International

by Dolapo Adelana Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has condemned the invasion of the Abuja office of Human Rights ...

AzeezMarch 12, 2017

Over 100,000 people sign petition for Barcelona’s match against PSG to be replayed

A petition calling for Barcelona’s 6-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League to be replayed has received the ...

AzeezMarch 12, 2017

FG planning to kill Nnamdi Kanu | Family petitions EU, US

by Azeez Adeniyi The family of embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has alleged that ...

AzeezFebruary 25, 2017

PDP crisis: BoT petitions police over Sheriff’s takeover of secretariat

by Azeez Adeniyi Following the takeover of the Peoples Democratic Party’s national secretariat by national chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff, the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 22, 2017

NGO petitions NBC to stop #BBNaija

by Dolapo Adelana A non governmental organisation, CitizenGO has petitioned the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to stop airing reality TV ...

AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

EFCC invites ex-OAU VC, bursar over alleged fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has invited a former Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Prof. ...

AzeezJanuary 30, 2017

Just In: Petition to cancel Trump’s UK state visit gathers one million signatures

One million people have signed a petition demanding Britain to cancel a planned state visit by US President Donald. This ...

AzeezDecember 30, 2016

ASUU submits petition to EFCC over alleged N3bn fraud

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Thursday accused the Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Prof. Abdulganiyu Ambali, and the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 18, 2016

Kano anti-graft agency recovers N1.15bn cash, properties

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission says it has recovered more than N1.150 billion in cash and properties ...

AzeezDecember 16, 2016

APC submits petitions to INEC, police over Rivers rerun

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State on Friday submitted its petitions over the rerun election in the state ...

AzeezDecember 7, 2016

Patience Jonathan writes House of Reps over EFCC’s “incessant harassment”

Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience Jonathan has written a petition to the House of Representatives urging it to ...

AzeezNovember 22, 2016

Former senator refuses to attend public hearing against army

A former senator, Magnus Abe has said he would not attend the public hearing of a petition written against the ...

AzeezOctober 26, 2016

Edo election: Tribunal asks PDP to serve APC by substituted service

The Edo State Governorship election Tribunal has asked the Peoples Democratic Party and Young Democratic Party to serve their petitions ...

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