President Buhari Says Rule Of Law Is Subject To Nation's Security And National Interest – Nigerian News – African News Network | Latest African News | Nigerian News | Breaking News
Connect with us

Nigerian News

President Buhari Says Rule Of Law Is Subject To Nation’s Security And National Interest

Published

on

President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Sunday that the principle of Rule of Law must be subject to the supremacy of the nation’s security and national interest.

He said where national security and public interest were being threatened; the individual rights of those allegedly responsible must take second place.

Buhari made the statement at this year’s Nigerian Bar Association Annual General Conference in Abuja.

The president also enjoined lawyers to work for national cohesion ahead of next year’s general election.

Nigerian News

PPPRA Cautions Oil Marketers On Distorting Fuel Price

Published

on

By

PPPRA Cautions Oil Marketers On Distorting Fuel Price

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency on Tuesday cautioned oil marketers against distorting the approved pump price of petrol.

PPPRA secretary Abdulkadir Saidu says the agency is in charge of fixing the price of white petroleum products – petrol and kerosene, the approved cost of PMS at retail filling stations has not changed beyond N145 per litre.

Saidu has also advised oil marketers to ensure that there was no price distortion in their respective retail outlets, adding that PPPRA would continue to carry out its oversight function of monitoring depots and filling stations across the country.

He said this would ensure strict adherence to the regulated price and stop other forms of fraudulent practices at retail outlets.

Continue Reading

Nigerian News

NIM President Calls ON Political Leaders In Nigeria To Reveal Salaries And Allowances

Published

on

By

NIM President Calls ON Political Leaders In Nigeria To Reveal Salaries And Allowances

The president of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Professor Olukunle Iyanda, has called for the disclosure of remunerations of political leaders in the country.

He frowned on the refusal of national assembly members to reveal their salaries and allowances.

Speaking at the nim’s continuing learning and development programme in Abuja, Iyanda accused politicians of elevating themselves above service to the nation.

Iyanda lamented that Nigerian lawmakers are the highest paid in the world; yet, Nigeria is not among the top 10 richest nations.  He said they should not earn more than Federal Permanent Secretaries.

Continue Reading

Nigerian News

Gombe State Government Confirms Death Of 4 Lassa Fever Patients

Published

on

By

Gombe State Government Confirms Death Of 4 Lassa Fever Patients

The Gombe state government has confirmed the deaths of four Lassa fever patients from the 53 suspected cases recorded in the state.

Acting state epidemiologist, Nuhu Bille, has advised members of the public to imbibe the culture of reporting cases of fever to hospitals for adequate action and treatment.

Continue Reading

Trending

Subscribe to ANN News Alert

Be the first to receive the latest news from Africa and around the world.

%d bloggers like this: