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Daily Archives: October 19, 2018

ACF fires back at Nwabueze over attack on Buhari

The Arewa Consultative Forum, has slammed the Chairman of The Patriots, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, for alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war as aimed at Islamising Nigeria. Nwabueze had reportedly said the appointment of northerners as heads of major security [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

2019: Buhari’s govt an all round failure, anyone can defeat him – Rep Edionwele

A member of the House of Representatives, Hon Joseph Edionwele has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration as a failure and noniredeemable. Speaking on the Peoples Democratic Party taking power from the All Progressive Congress in 2019, Edionwele, who represents Esan [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

Pastor Adeboye warns Nigerian government on insecurity, unemployment

The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has called on Nigerian government to stop the increasing rate of unemployment in the country. Adeboye made the call at a thanksgiving and prayer programme organised [...]

January 14, 2018 Religion

Herdsmen attack: Emir Sanusi admits being patron of Miyetti Allah, names Sultan of Sokoto, others

The Emir of Kano , Muhammadu Sanusi II has admitted being a patron of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN. The former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor also named the former Sultan of Sokoto, Abubakar III, [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

Nigerians yet to see change in power supply, says Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, said Nigerians were yet to see change in electricity supply. He stated this in Abuja while speaking at the investiture of Adekunle Mokuolu as President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE). Obasanjo asked a [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

Wife of suspected Badoo kingpin cries out to Buhari, IGP

Wife of wanted Badoo kingpin, Mrs. Abimbola Alaka, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, the Inspector General of Police and well-meaning Nigerians to save her husband and family from embarrassment, and ensure her family’s safety. Badoo is a notorious cult [...]

January 14, 2018 Crime

Dankwambo vows to boost non-oil revenue

Gombe State governor, Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo, has restated his determination to boost the non-oil revenue sectors of his state. He made the remarks at the Faculty of Agriculture, International University of Africa, Khartoum, Sudan. The governor was in Sudan alongside [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

AMAC budgets N7bn for 2018, capital expenditure gulps N3.8bn

The Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) has proposed a N7 billion budget for 2018, as against the N6.1 billion it budgeted in 2017. Of the sum, N3.8 billion, representing 54.2 per cent, has been set aside for capital projects. AMAC [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

How Buhari, VP Silence Aided Killings, by Ortom

The Senate Ad hoc Committee on Security Infrastructure yesterday expressed shock that President Muhammadu Buhari, his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo, the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, and the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, all ignored several warnings of the planned [...]

January 14, 2018 Government and politics

DR Congo army launches new operation against Ugandan rebels

The Congolese army on Saturday announced a new operation against armed groups, notably the ADF Ugandan Islamist rebels suspected of murdering 14 UN peacekeepers last month. Army vehicles transported some 300 troops to the operation’s headquarters near Beni in the [...]

January 14, 2018 Military