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I did my best during general elections as IG of Police – Abba

Immediate past Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, yesterday said he did his very best and delivered a credible and peaceful election to the country during the 2015 general elections. Abba spoke during the official handing over and taking over ceremony at the Force Headquarters. He said, “I want to thank the Almighty God, for seeing […]

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Account For N13.4bn WDP Funds, APC To Aliyu

Niger State All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on Governor Mu’azu Aliyu to account for the N13,426,000,000 funds he deducted and failed to release to the Ward Development Project Committees from 2010 till date, before he can seek forgiveness from Nigerlites. The amount, the party said, was contained in Gazzette vol. 13 in Niger State […]

Taraba Re-run: APC Accuses T Y Danjuma of Bribing INEC with N2b To Favor PDP

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Taraba state has alleged that the former minister of Defence, Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma induced INEC not to declare senator Aishatu Jummai Alhassan, the gubernatorial candidate of APC winner of the past guber polls in the state. The Youth mobilisation leader of Aisha campaign, comrade Bala Abubakar Maina who spoke […]

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Gov Aliyu’s mocking the people with his apology – APC

All Progressives Congress, APC, Niger State chapter, has considered the recent apology by Governor Babangida Aliyu in his statewide broadcast as mockery to the people. “The recent apology by the chief servant of Niger State, Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu, during a statewide broadcast is most suitable considering the fact that he has plunged Niger State […]

Abuja professionals beg Buhari to appoint Kwankwaso FCT Minister

Some Abuja based professionals have called on the incoming president, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to appoint Kano State governor and Senator-elect, Engineer Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso, as the next minister for the Federal Capital Territory. Kwankwaso contested for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, but lost the ticket to Buhari last year. Spokesperson for […]

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‘Jonathan failed because he didn’t keep to one-term agreement’ – Governor Aliyu

The Chairman Northern States Governors’ Forum and Niger state governor, Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu has said the defeat of the President Goodluck Jonathan and the Peoples Democratic Party at the just concluded general election was the price of the failure to honour the single term agreement entered with the north in 2011. Aliyu who spoke […]

Kano Police declare Ex-Commissioner wanted over alleged electoral offence

The Police in Kano have declared wanted a former Commissioner in the state, Alhaji Musa Iliyasu, for allegedly sponsoring thugs to disrupt last Saturday’s Governorship and state Houses of Assembly elections. Iliyasu allegedly disrupted the polls at Kauran Mata Ward in Madobi Local Government Area of the state. The Police Commissioner, Mr Ibrahim Idris, disclosed […]

Finally, Senate Swears In David Umaru

Adesuwa Tsan and Jonathan Nda-Isaiah The Senate yesterday finally swore in David Umaru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the senator representing Niger East after the Appeal Court granted him victory last month. Senate president David Mark administered the oath to Umaru after the Senate leader Victor Ndoma-Egba moved a motion that Umaru be […]