Category Archives: National News

#ENDSARS : Please Don’t Embark On Another Round Of Protest, Yahaya Bello Appeals To Nigerian Youths

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has warned youths against engaging in another round of #EndSARS protests against police brutality. Recall that Nigerian youths had taken to the streets in October to protest against continuous harassment and extra-judicial killings by

You Can Kick Start Impeachment Process Against Buhari – Fayemi Tackles PDP Lawmakers

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has stated that it is the prerogative of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives to begin impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari. Bgtnews recall that the leader of the

PDP Lawmakers: Buhari Is Incapable To Rule Nigeria

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives has called on Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Babatunde Fashola and other members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to declare President Muhammadu Buhari incapable to discharge his functions. In

ASUU Gives Fresh Update On Reopening Of Universities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday insisted that the union would not end the nine month strike until the Federal Government pays all its members their salaries. The President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, in an interview with

Sack Your Chief Of Staff , APC Tells Ikpeazu

Says Abia CoS Has Money To Throw Around While Our Roads Are Now Death Traps The All Progressives Congress, Abia State chapter, on Sunday, asked Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to sack his Chief Of Staff, Dr. ACB Agbazuere. BGT NEWS recalls

Jonathan Hit God When He Fought Me – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Saturday, disclosed why he abandoned former President Goodluck Jonathan for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. The former Rivers State Governor noted that Jonathan offered him every opportunity to remain in the Peoples Democratic

Trump Withdraws Visa Reciprocity Fees For Nigerians

The Federal Government on Saturday announced that the United States has removed all visa reciprocity fees for Nigerian citizens seeking visas to the US with effect from December 3. Bgt News Understands  that this was made known by the Ministry

#EndSARS: No Youth Was Killed At Lekki Toll Gate – Buratai

Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, says spiritual warfare helped prevent deaths during military intervention at the Lekki toll plaza, Lagos state, on October 20. Controversies have trailed army involvement in the #EndSARS protests against police brutality, particularly the shootings

Ndume Withdraws As Maina’s Surety

Senator Ali Ndume has asked his lawyers to kick start  the process for him to withdraw as the surety of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT).   Recall that Ndume had stood surety for Maina

Nobody Can Stop The Judicial Trial of #EndSARS Protesters – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says being a member of #EndSARS protest is not an immunity from being investigated or charged for any offence or breach of the laws. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on Friday