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BREAKING: Reps approve June 12 as Democracy Day

The House of Representatives has approved that June 12 be marked as Democracy Day in Nigeria. The approval followed the adoption of a report on a bill seeking to amend the Public Holidays Act 2004. Considering the report at the [...]

December 6, 2018 Government and politics

Every step APC took failed, says Atiku at North Central rally

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday berated the All Progressives Congress, saying steps taken by the APC since 2015 had ended in failure. He declared that the party was [...]

December 6, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari has finally made himself a symbol of mockery around the world !!

Buhari has finally made himself a symbol of mockery around the world Instead of Buhari to debunk the matter here in Nigeria, he Buhari decided to defend himself in far away Poland, about the cloning allegation by Nnamdi Kanu. now [...]

December 5, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari is dead and this impostor Jubrin will be exposd – Bishop Oyedepo

The General overseer of the Living faith Church aka Winners Chapel, David Oyedepo is heard probing claims that President Muhammadu Buhari may have died in London 2017, and that Nigeria is being ruled by his double. The clergy while quoting [...]

December 5, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari says, I”m not a clone, watch my video here

Buhari says, I”m not a clone, watch my video here  [...]

December 4, 2018 Government and politics

YORUBA LEADERS ADOPT ATIKU FOR PRESIDENCY

Some prominent Yoruba leaders under the aegis of South-West Forum has adopted the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 election. At the end of the colloquium tagged, “2019: South-West Speaks”, the Yoruba leaders [...]

December 4, 2018 Government and politics

2019: AGAIN, OKOROCHA-IN-LAW DUMPS DPP FOR AA

Uche Nwosu, son-in-law to Governor Rochas Okorocha has reportedly decamped from the Democratic Peoples Party(DPP) to the Action Alliance party (AA).     Nwosu, who was formerly in the All Progressives Congress,APC, is still contesting to become the next governor [...]

December 4, 2018 Government and politics

BREAKING: ALL OGUN ASSEMBLY MEMBERS, COMMISSIONERS DUMP APC

No fewer than 26 lawmakers from the Ogun State House of Assembly have defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Allied Peoples Movement (APM). Reports gathered that the aggrieved aspirants backed by Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, had [...]

December 4, 2018 Government and politics

‘This Is The Real Me’ — Buhari Speaks in Poland On Being Cloned

“A lot of people hoped that I died during my ill health. It is real me,” Buhari said. President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to speculations on being cloned. He spoke on the subject on Sunday in Kraków, Poland, according to [...]

December 3, 2018 Government and politics

2019 Presidency: I Will Kill Myself If Buhari Do Not Win – Man Vows

A Nigerian man has vowed to commit suicide if President Muhammadu Buhari does not win the 2019 presidential election.     The man was seen in Abuja standing in the middle of the road with a banner that reads:   [...]

December 3, 2018 Government and politics

Ezekwesili: I Will Provide Affordable, Uninterrupted Electricity If Elected President

The candidate of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, has assured Nigerians of development in the power sector if she wins the presidential election in 2019. In a statement on Sunday, she promised that uninterrupted power supply [...]

December 3, 2018 Government and politics

How I will defeat Boko Haram – Atiku Abubakar

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has revealed part of his plans on how he intends to defeat Boko Haram, if elected into office. According to the former Vice President, since terrorists are themselves human beings, and [...]

December 2, 2018 Government and politics

LAGOS 2019: Agbaje brags, I will beat Sanwo-olu flat

The People’s Democratic Party(PDP) Governorship Candidate in Lagos, State, Mr Jimi Agbaje, says he will beat All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Babajide Sanwo-olu, flat in the 2019 election. Agbaje expressed the confidence while addressing his supporters at the formal [...]

December 2, 2018 Government and politics

Panic as Aisha Buhari set to park out of Aso Rock Villa

Report just reaching us from our sources in Aso Rock the seat of administrative power suggest that the first Lady Aisha Buhari is set to park out of the villa over unsatisfactory conduct by what sources claim to be the [...]

December 2, 2018 Government and politics

I am a descendant of Abraham, just like Bishop Crowther — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has taken a swipe at those accusing him of attempting to Islamise Nigeria, describing himself as “a descendant of Abraham just like Bishop Crowther”. Crowther was the first Anglican bishop in Nigeria. A linguist, he translated the [...]

December 1, 2018 Government and politics

BREAKING NEWS!! Sudanese Government Reacts Over Jubril Allegation, And Reveals Next Plan Of Action Against Nigeria

Jubril Allegation: Following the claim by the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu stating that a Sudanese citizen has taken over the government of Nigeria, the government of Sudan has set out plans to carry out intensive investigation and [...]

December 1, 2018 Government and politics

US Visa: Leave Me Alone And Focus On ‘Jubril From Sudan’ — Atiku Fires Back At Presidency

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubarkar has urged the presidency and the Federal Government to leave him alone and focus their attention on addressing the concerns over the identity of the occupant of the [...]

December 1, 2018 Government and politics

Epe did not enjoy special privilege under Ambode, say traditional rulers

Traditional rulers in Epe division of Lagos East senatorial district have dismissed insinuation that the area enjoyed special attention in terms of infrastructural development under the administration of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. The traditional rulers, led by the Oloja of Epe [...]

December 1, 2018 Government and politics
Buhari

Buhari to Nigerians: Don’t politicise religion

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned against politicising religion in Nigeria, saying Muslims and Christians can flourish together.This is contained in an opinion piece written by the President on religion published in the Church Times, UK’s largest Anglican newspaper and made [...]

December 1, 2018 Government and politics

Resign, PDP tells INEC chairman, police IG

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday called for the resignation of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Mahmood Yakubu and Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris. At its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in [...]

November 30, 2018 Government and politics

Army finally release casualty figures of Metele attack

The Nigerian Army has revealed that 23 of its personnel were killed and 31 others wounded when the Boko Haram insurgents overran the military base at Metele in Borno state. This was contained in a statement released by the Army [...]

November 29, 2018 Military

VP: Atiku visits Ekweremadu, explains choice of Obi

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday visited the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, to seek his understanding over the choice of Mr Peter Obi as his running mate. On the entourage [...]

November 28, 2018 Government and politics

Jonathan, Saraki, Oshiomhole, others eulogise Anenih

Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday joined other Nigerians in paying tribute to the late elder statesman, Chief Tony Anenih. In a tribute during the requiem and a session of tributes in honour of the famed ‘Mr. Fix It’ of Nigeria’s [...]

November 28, 2018 Government and politics

Adamu urges FG, states to commit 15% of budget to education

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has said that if conscious attempt must be made to redeem the education sector, states and the Federal Government must begin to commit at least 15 per cent of their yearly budgetary resources to education. [...]

November 28, 2018 Government and politics

Oyetola takes office, promises prompt payment of salaries in Osun

Governor Adegboyega of Osun State has pledged to prioritise the welfare of workers and retirees by ensuring prompt payment of salaries and entitlements. In his inauguration speech yesterday in Osogbo, the new chief executive said he would not betray the [...]

November 28, 2018 Government and politics

Reps probe spending of counter-insurgency funds

The House of Representatives yesterday ordered an immediate probe into the use of funds appropriated for the war against insurgency in the country. The resolution followed the adoption of motions moved by Mohammed Sani Abdu, Isaac Gyang and Hassan Saleh [...]

November 28, 2018 Government and politics
Buhari

Buhari’s to blame over Boko Haram killings – South African mercenary

AFP: A South African mercenary who fought Boko Haram jihadists in Nigeria spoke out on Sunday against President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of the Islamist insurgency, blaming “poor political decisions” for an upsurge in violence. In a statement posted to Facebook [...]

November 27, 2018 Government and politics

Atiku turbaned as 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate

Former Vice President and the Presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has been formally turbaned the 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the position of Waziri makes the former Vice President next to [...]

November 25, 2018 Government and politics

Expert calls for re-organisation of NYSC to IT Camp

An Information Technology (IT) expert, Mr Sunday Folayan, has called for the conversion of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme into an IT Camp. Sunday Folayan, the Co-Founder of the Nigerian Network Operators Group (ngNOG), made the call during [...]

November 25, 2018 Government and politics

PDP drags Buhari to UN for allegedly militarising electoral process

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reported President Muhammadu Buhari to the United Nations (UN) over alleged plots by the Presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to scuttle the conduct of the 2019 general elections, particularly, the presidential poll. [...]

November 24, 2018 Government and politics
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