Atiku’s home state, Adamawa endorses Buhari, Gov Bindow for re-election

Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa on Saturday passed vote of confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Muhammadu Bindow, urging them to go for second term in 2019. The meeting was attended by party elders, members of National Assembly, State Assembly, elected council chairmen and party executives from all levels. Addressing […]

Nigerian govt reinstates ex-pension boss, Maina despite being wanted by EFCC

Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, has​ ​confirmed the​ ​reinstatement of sacked chairman of the defunct Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina. Maina​ ​was secretly recalled to the service and promoted to head a directorate in the Interior ministry. In 2013, Maina was declared wanted by​ ​the​ ​Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFC​C. ​ […]

Opposition party aware of my achievements – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, says his government has degraded the Boko Haram insurgents to the point that even “the opposition party” recognised that there was a considerable improvement of security in the North-East since he assumed power. Buhari said this during a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khakan Abbasi of Pakistan, on the sidelines of […]

Nigeria, Pakistan Joint Commission to be revamped — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Istanbul said the Nigeria-Pakistan Joint Commission will be revamped as a veritable platform to strengthen economic and trade relations between both countries. President Buhari gave the assurance at a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khakan Abbasi, on the margins of the ninth D-8 summit in Istanbul, Turkey. The […]

PDP to hold 76th NEC meeting

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced Tuesday as the date for its 76th National Executive Council, NEC, meeting. The opposition party made this known in a notice of meeting signed by its national secretary, Ben Obi, on Saturday. Mr. Obi said before the NEC meeting, the National Caretaker Committee of the party will meet […]

WHAT IS THIS ZONING PALAVER IN NIGER – Audi

Zoning was never in PDP constitution. But they sat down and agreed to embrace zoning. They supported zoning as if it was a revelation from God. From 1999 – 2007, their party which they benefitted from, zoned their governorship position to Zone A. Deputy Governor to Zone B, and speaker house of Assembly to Zone […]

37 job openings for young Nigerians in UN: Amina Mohammed

There are 37 career openings for young Nigerians under the United Nations bureaucracy, according to UN deputy secretary-general, Amina Mohammed. Mrs. Mohammed disclosed this at a Cultural Night organised by Nigerians working at the United Nations Systems. She said the openings are available via the Junior Professional Officers’ (JPO) Programme, including internship for young graduates. […]

Buhari directs Ministry to convene summit on education

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education to convene a ministerial summit on education within the next few weeks. The president gave the directive on Saturday in Ilorin, in his address at the 33rd Convocation of the University of Ilorin. The president was represented by Prof. Abubakar Abdulrasheed, the Executive Secretary of the […]

2019: Anybody can contest presidency, says Akande

Against the widespread belief that President Muhammadu Buhari would still be the sole candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 election, a former Governor of Osun State and ex-National Chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, yesterday said that anybody, who had interest in the presidency was free to show interest as […]

MINNA TECHNOLOGY MEET-UP……GOOGLE DEVELOPERS GROUP (GDG MINNA)

INTRODUCTION…. Software developers, applications managers, computer analysts, gadgets addicts and handheld device users converged in Minna at old ERC for technology meet-up which is a Google community developer’s group that bring together likes mind in the field of cyberspace and information super highways. THE MEET-UP…… The Minna Google Technology Developers community meet-up is part of […]