Power sector was sold to clueless investors, says Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki on Tuesday criticised how the power sector was privatised, saying it was sold to individuals who had no idea about how to run it. He said the mistakes of past governments “born out of ignorance, selfish interests and fraud”, brought Nigeria to this point. Saraki said this at a workshop on […]

ATIKU WELCOMES IBB AS HE WISHES PMB QUICK RECOVERY

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar (Turakin Adamawa) welcomed the former Nigerian President Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida back from his medical check-up abroad, while wishing President Muhammedu Buhari a quick recovery and back to Nigeria from London where he’s currently attending medication. Vice President Atiku Abubakar thank the Almighty Allah for sparing the lives of the […]

IBB ON KURE

I have known Abdulkadir for over to three decades. I first knew him as a young engineer and an administrator. He later became a political leader. His trajectory was one of a steady rise. He grew to become my friend and a confidant. He was of course always a brother. Abdulkadir was simple, humble, honest, […]

STOP USING KURE’S DEATH TO WIN FAVOURS FOR YOUR TAINTED PDP – APC NIGER

A chieftain of the ALL Progressive Peoples Party and a famous politician has called on the Niger State PDP – Chairman Barr. Tanko Beji to desist from using the name of the Late Humble and Amiable Governor of Niger State Engr. A.A. Kure to seek for cheap political recognition for his comatose party in the […]

LESSONS OF HISTORY

A few years ago the Save Nigeria Group led by most APC chieftains like Lai Mohammed, elrufai, Amaechi and co, did this…

Sleep Deprivation Increases Asthma Risk

Scientists have raised the alarm over the impact of sleepless nights on health, saying it can result in asthma in adulthood. These were some of the findings of a new study published in the ‘European Respiratory Journal.’ According to the researchers, those who struggle to nod off most nights are more than twice as likely […]

Only Buhari Can Declare His Health Status –Osinbajo

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has declared that only President Muhammadu Buhari can disclose the state of his health to the public. The Acting President stated this while fielding questions from State House Correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja yesterday. His words: “I think that the health status of Mr. President is an issue that only […]

Senator to sponsor 36 youths to acquire skills in Jigawa

Sen. Abdullahi Muhammad (APC) representing Jigawa Northwest Senatorial District, is to sponsor 36 youths in his constituency to acquire skills for self reliance, his Personal Assistant, Alhaji Munir Uba, has said. Uba told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Tuesday that the sponsorship would cost the lawmaker over N5 million. He said […]

Three days to go, Presidency may still confirm Onnoghen as Chief Justice – Official

Three days to a constitutional deadline to confirm Walter Onnoghen as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, the presidency has given the clearest indication yet that it may still confirm the judge. The spokesperson to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo,  Laolu Akande, gave this indication on Monday in an interview with PREMIUM TIMES. When asked if Mr. […]