Kaduna Local Government Areas Adopting Reforms – PERL Engagement Participants

As a result of stakeholders influence, local government areas in Kaduna Stare are now open to reforms that will ensure accountability and growth. This was disclosed on the day-two of the Participants to Engage, Reform and Learn (PERL) Agenda for Second Quarter Participatory Political Economy Analysis and Reform Engagement as it resumed on Tuesday. The […]

Police effect court order, chase away Kano PDP caretaker committee members

Police personnel from the Kano State command on Monday dispersed members of the caretaker committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) They stormed the secretariat while the officials were holding a meeting at Sokoto Road in Kano metropolis. The police acted on a subsisting court order against the formation of the caretaker committee by the […]

How I will end godfatherism in Adamawa – Bindow

The Adamawa State Governor, Mohammed Bindow on Tuesday disclosed how he will end the conundrum of godfatherism in the state. Bindow disclosed that his re-election for a second term would end “the politics of godfatherism in the state”. Addressing delegates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and party executives from Adamawa Central Senatorial District, the […]

2019: Gov. Ortom cries out as Buhari withdraws Paris club refund from Benue

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has cried out over the decision by President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to withdraw the Paris Club refund from the state’s account. The Governor, however, urged the people of the state to remain calm, following the decision of the Federal Government to withdraw the final tranche of Paris club refund initially […]

Nigeria Air: Why Nigerian government suspended national carrier – Lai Mohammed

The Nigerian government has given reasons for the suspension of the country’s national carrier, Nigeria Air. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed disclosed that Nigeria Air was suspended due to investor’s apathy. Recall that the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, a few weeks ago revealed that Nigeria Air, which was supposed to […]

CACOL demands sack of Buhari’s Minister over corruption

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has backed the calls by workers in the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, who are demanding the sack of Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah as Minister. The workers, under the aegis of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, are accusing the Minister of corrupt practices, high […]

2019: What Abdulsalami Abubakar told INEC chairman, Yakubu about violence during elections

As the 2019 elections inch closer, a peace committee led by former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, on Tuesday met with the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. The meeting between the Abdulsalami-led committee and the INEC boss was centered around having a peaceful 2019 general election. Speaking during the […]

EU, UK, US finally react to inconclusive Osun governorship election

The missions of the European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States have reacted to the inconclusive Osun governorship election. EU, UK and US noted they also observed the voting in Osun State on September 22. Their joint statement was made available to DAILY POST Tuesday afternoon by the Information Officer of the US […]

Osun rerun: Details of Saraki’s meeting with Adeleke revealed

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has revealed what he told the Osun governorship candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke, when they met on Monday. According to Saraki, he assured the lawmaker that the party remains undeterred and determined, to ensure he becomes the next Governor of the state. “I visited the Governorship […]

Osun Rerun: Do not be afraid to vote – Adeleke begs electorate

The Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate for the Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has appealed to the electorates not to be afraid to vote for him on Thursday. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC had on Saturday declared Osun election inconclusive after the difference between the two leading parties, the PDP and the All […]