Tag archive for ‘Presidency’
By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Why FG introduced new social media policy—Presidency

The Presidency on Tuesday said that the rationale for the introduction of a new social media policy is to enhance government’s media platform. The Special Assistant to the President on Digital and New Media, More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Presidency hits Jonathan, says no major capital project completed under him

In what appears a fight back, the Presidency on Monday gave a knock to former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, saying no major capital project was completed under the regime. Spokesman of President More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Incessant conflict between Presidency and National Assembly normal—Akintola (SAN)

Says 2014 confab report, solution to Nigeria’s problems Legal icon, Chief Niyi Akintola(SAN), has said that the implementation of the 2014 confab report will douse the tension and solve the problems confronting More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

The Nigerian people and the struggle for supremacy between the Presidency and the Senate, by Niran Adedokun

A report in the Monday edition of The PUNCH indicated that leaders of the All Progressives Congress recently met over the festering crisis between the Presidency and the Senate. The latest disagreement, which has More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 8th, 2017

Magu: Senate replies Osinbajo, says presidency must sack Magu

As Magu gives Osinbajo thumbs up Says secession, Boko Haram issues are evidence of corruption fighting back The senate on Friday insisted that the Presidency must sack the acting Chairman of the Economic and More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, July 7th, 2017

Why the presidency must disclose Buhari’s health status now—Southern Christian Elders

Southern Nigeria Christian Elders (SONCEF) and a coalition of Niger Delta militants groups on Thursday joined a long list of stakeholders demanding immediate disclosure of President Muhammadu Buhari’s health More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Budget 2017: Rift between N’Assembly, Presidency deepens as senate asks Fashola to resign if …

Probes NPA over alleged $3b fraud Strong indications emerged on Wednesday that the rift between the National Assembly and the Presidency over the handling of the 2017 budget might have deepened. This is because More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Recalled Judges: NJC lied—Presidency

  ‎By Toyin Akinfolajimi The Presidency, last night, accused the National Judicial Council (NJC) of false claims in its bid to recall five out of the judges that were earlier suspended over corruption allegation. This More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, June 11th, 2017

Recalled Judges: NJC fires back at presidency

Says it’s decision was based on rule of law and fairness The National Judicial Council (NJC) has fired back at the Presidency over the latter’s allegation that the former was on a trip to bungle the anti-graft More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Presidency blasts NJC for reinstating judges under probe

Says NJC condoning corruption, working against Buhari The Presidency has taken the National Judicial Council (NJC) headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen to the cleaners for reinstating More...