PDP suspends Senator Buruji Kashamu

The Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu has been suspended by the National Caretaker Committee (NCC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This was announced in a statement via the party’s official twitter account. The reason for his suspension was not stated as at the time of this report. […]

PDP rules out special concession for Atiku, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ruled out granting special concession to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and others who defected from other parties.It however declared that Atiku has made no request for any special concession. Chairman of PDP national caretaker committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, who made this known while inaugurating the convention planning committee […]

Trump denies asking FBI stop Flynn probe

Donald Trump: denies obstruction of justice by asking FBI stop Flynn probe US President Donald Trump denied Sunday having asked then FBI director James Comey to stop investigating ex-national security advisor Michael Flynn, as the Russia meddling probe darkened what would otherwise have been a victorious week for the Republican president. Trump appeared to be […]

NIGER STATE PETITION GALORE!

House of Assembly flooded with petitions on Gov. Abu Sani Commissioners nominee list submitted to the House for screening. Majority of the Petitioners allegedly wrote condemning the procedure selecting the nominees which they claimed lacks transparency. Members of the Nomination Committee set-up by Mr. Governor and Party Officials at both the State and Local Governments […]

Oil prices to rise as OPEC extends cuts to 2018

Minister of State for Petroleum Ibe Kachikwu with OPEC Secretary General By Racheal Ishaya Oil prices are expected to rise further as Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC extends the production cut deal to Dec. 2018. Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister, Mr Khalid al-Falih made this known on Thursday in Vienna, in a press conference at the […]

Buhari approved my meeting with AGF, Malami – Maina

The embattled former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari okayed his meeting with the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. The ex-pension boss said this in continuation of the video he sent to Channels TV, where he had before told Buhari […]

Ba zan bi Atiku Abubakar ba — Bindow

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionAtiku ya ce APC ta gaza Gwamnan jihar Adamawa da ke Najeriya Umar Jibrilla Bindow, ya ce ba zai bi sahun tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasar Atiku Abubakar wurin ficewa daga jan’iyyar All Progressives Congress (APC) mai mulkin kasar ba. A makon jiya ne Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ya fice daga jam’iyyar, yana […]