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Daily Archives: July 8, 2018

Supreme court affirms Ugwuanyi’s election as Enugu governor

The Supreme Court, yesterday, declined to remove Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi from office over allegation that he was illegally nominated by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to contest the April 11, 2015 governorship election. The apex court dismissed as [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

David-West gives reason Buhari must not re-contest, speaks on alleged move to Islamize Nigeria

A former Minister of Petroleum and Energy, and a strong supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof Tam David-West, has given reason he would not want the president to return to power in 2919. David-West also told the President that the [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Why Nigerian government must apologize to Fela – Ben Bruce

The Senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, Ben Bruce, has called on the Federal Government to apologize to Music legend, Fela Kuti, for sending him to jail. Ben Bruce said this while reacting to French President, Emmanuel Macron’s visit [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Galadima opens up on cause of fight with Buhari, lists his sacrifices for President

The National Chairman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC and the old ally of Muhammadu Buhari, Buba Galadima, has explained how his face-off with the President started. DAILY POST reported on Friday that Galadima led the splinter group from [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

NYSC certificate: PDP tells Buhari to arrest, prosecute Kemi Adeosun

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack, arrest and arraign his Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun for alleged criminal forgery of her NYSC certificate. PDP warned President Buhari not to provide a [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Sheikh Gumi lists reasons Buhari must be removed

Fiery Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmed Gumi, has said that President Muhammadu had performed worse than the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan in every area. He said Buhari was just a common man and wondered why people seem to be afraid [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari has reduced country to his level, says Lamido

Former Jigawa State Governor and presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, has urged Nigerians to join hands to lift the country, stressing that President Muhammadu Buhari has reduced the country to his level. Lamido, [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Fayose condemns DSS alleged brutality of detained PDP member

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has condemned the alleged inhuman treatment meted out to a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) supporter, Mr. Aborisade Sunday, who was detained by the Department of State Services (DSS). Describing the DSS action of allegedly chaining [...]

July 8, 2018 Government and politics

Osinbajo, Gowon, Gambari, others canvass effective leadership for Africa

Eminent politicians and diplomats from Africa, yesterday, called for effective democratic values, accountability and sense of patriotism to overcome marginalisation and impunity in the continent. They also urged leaders to exemplify deeper sense of commitment to the social and economic [...]

July 8, 2018 Africa

Lawyers urge legal action against ‘unconstitutional’ Presidential Executive Order

A flurry of scathing criticisms by legal practitioners have trailed the Presidential Executive Order No. 6 of 2018, which seeks to restrict dealings in assets suspected to come from proceeds of corruption. While some wonder the rationale behind the order [...]

July 8, 2018 General