Niger Governor Forwards Commissioner Nominees to Lawmakers

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has forwarded eighteen (18) names of Commissioner Nominees for compilation to the State House of Assembly. Speaker of the House, Rt. Marafa Ahmed Guni at the plenary of the House read the executive communication to the Assembly. Hon. Binta Mammam, member representing Gurara Constituency at the 8th Assembly […]

Why Buhari’s government is failing – Ango Abdullahi

The spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) Ango Abdullahi, has blamed the seeming failures of President Muhammadu Buhari’s failures to bring visible development to the people on the political system in the country. According to him, Buhari is a good man who found himself in a wrong system that hamstrung the realization of his […]

Gov. loses two security aides within four days

Two security operatives attached to the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, have lost their lives within four days apart. The deceased included an operative of the Department of State Services (DSS), Wale Aderemi, and a mobile police officer, Busoye Olayinka. It was gathered that the incident has thrown the Governor’s Office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta into […]

El-Rufai’s Morbid Fixation with Death of His Political Opponents

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D There is no doubt that Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai embodies one of the most morbidly toxic strains of political intolerance in Nigeria. He exteriorizes his discomfort with opposition by literally wishing death upon his opponents or claiming credit for their death. At a Kaduna APC stakeholders’ meeting last Saturday, […]

Federal government traces secret account in Paris to IPOB…

Emerging reports say that the federal government has traced a secret bank account to Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) group. The Nation reports that available intelligence says funds in the account were used by IPOB for its activities across the world. Some Nigerians were also discovered to have made huge deposits into the account in […]