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Senator Godswill Akpabio visits Tinubu amid rumours of dumping PDP for APC

A former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, yesterday, visited the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in his Lagos home. This happening barely 48 hours after the Senate Minority Leader visited the [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

Ozubulu moves to abolish burial fees – Aghaonu, Town Union chair

Ozubulu moves to abolish burial fees: Mr. Chris Aghaonu is the Chairman of Ozubulu Development Union, Lagos Branch. In this interview, Agbaonu speaks on his plans for the union among other issues. On Ozubulu town I am a lawyer and [...]

August 5, 2018 Societal issues

PDP can win 2019 presidential poll if Saraki runs – Primate Ayodele

AMIDST the carpet-crossing drama in the National Assembly, Primate Elijah Ayodele of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Oke Afa, Isolo, Lagos, has predicted tougher times for the country and, in particular, the ruling All Progressives Congress in the coming year. In [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

2019: Go and settle with your God, not me; Atiku tells Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his erstwhile deputy, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, clashed, again, yesterday, after the former, said God will not forgive him if he supports Atiku’s presidential bid ahead of 2019 elections. Atiku, not one to shy away from [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari’s aide, Obla reveals when Senator Akpabio will decamp from PDP to APC

Godswill Akpabio, the Senate Minority Leader will on Thursday defect from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Assistant on Prosecution, Okoi Obono-Obla has claimed. In a Facebook post on Saturday, [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

Afenifere chieftain, Adebanjo explains why Buhari will lose 2019 election

why Buhari will lose 2019 election: Ayo Adebanjo, a chieftain of Yoruba socio-political organisation, has insisted that the defection of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and other bigwigs from the All Progressives Congress, APC to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

INTERVIEW: How Buhari, Osinbajo conceived N-Power, school feeding, other SIPs- Presidential aide

The Nigerian government’s Strategic Intervention Programme (SIP) was aimed at giving the present administration a channel to reach and touch the lives of the most vulnerable people in society. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on SIP, Ismaeel Ahmed, [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

U. K. rejects Nigeria’s vegetables, other edibles

U. K. rejects Nigeria’s vegetables: A large consignment of vegetables and other edibles exported from Nigeria to the United Kingdom, were at the weekend returned due to failure to meet up with international procedures. This is coming exactly 10 months [...]

August 5, 2018 Health issues

Saraki’s defection, fresh intrigues in Kwara politics

The defection of Bukola Saraki and Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed from APC to PDP didn’t come as a surprise to the newly inaugurated caretaker committee of the APC in Kwara. According to the Publicity Secretary of the APC in [...]

August 5, 2018 Government and politics

15 years on, FG seeks revival of brass, Olokola gas projects

About 15 years after the conception of Brass and Olokola Liquefied Natural Gas projects, the Federal Government, at the weekend, said revival of the projects were being considered to achieve projected revenue objectives and create over 5, 000 jobs. Minister [...]

August 5, 2018 Oil & Gas