Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State in Nigeria's south-west region says his government has no plan to sack workers, following the compulsory leave order given recently.
Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara has said that each of the 36 states of the federation will get at least N20 billion from the Federal Government for infrastructural development.
Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton blamed Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Director James Comey for her defeat in Tuesday’s presidential election.
The new governor has promised to utilise the agricultural potential of the state to improve on the living standard of the people. He also pledged to improve on the legacies of his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole.
Over 1,500 card readers have been earmarked by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the Federal Constituency bye-election in Ifako-Ijaiye, Lagos.
As the December 3 bye-election for Ifako-Ijaiye Federal Constituency draws near, Lagos APC has expressed optimism that it would again win the election to replace late Hon. Elijah Adewale, an APC member.
Godwin Obaseki has been sworn in as Governor of Edo State in Nigeria's south-south region. He takes over from Adams Oshiomhole whose eight-year tenure elapsed on Friday.
There is tight security within and around the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium, as Edo State Governor-elect Godwin Obaseki prepares to take oath of office.
On the eve of his departure as Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole appointed four new Permanent-Secretaries. He also commissioned 9 mega projects in his last one week in office.
Liberia's president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is saddened by Hillary Clinton's loss in the just-concluded US presidential elections. She's also very worried about Trump's plan for Africa.
Rivers State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), on Thursday accused Governor Nyesom Wike of interfering with police investigation of those arrested for printing fake INEC result sheets.
Nigeria's anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has stated that all looted funds recovered are paid into the consolidated revenue account of the Federal Government.
According to Minister of Mining and Solid Minerals, Kayode Fayemi, the session marked one year in office of the ministers. They used the occasion to review progress made by the administration as well as its challenges.
The President blamed past governments for profligacy and misplaced priorities which led to depletion of the nation's treasury and the current economic decline and infrastructure deficit the nation is going through.
Republican candidate Donald Trump beats Hillary Clinton in the race to the White House. Trump polled more than the minimum 270 electoral college votes required to win the battle for the White House.
Supporters of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump find themselves in a wave of deflation and elation as election results come trickle in. Concise News captures some moments in pictures.
Republican Donald Trump was poised for a possible shock victory over Hillary Clinton in Tuesday’s historic US presidential election, as a string of early gains for the Republican jolted world markets and stunned her supporters.
Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has been confirmed as the rightful occupant of Creek Haven, Yenagoa. This follows the Supreme Court's dismissal of an appeal filed by Timipre Silva.
The party's publicity secretary alleges that contracts worth billions of naira are being awarded to a crony of the governor as a means to further empty the state treasury.
Democratic party candidate in the ongoing US election, Hillary Clinton, cast her vote early Tuesday near her home in New York State, as America chooses it's next president.