INTERVIEW: Opposition politicians after my life – Governor Al-Makura

  Last week’s rumours of Governor Tanko Al-Makura’s death sparked controversy in Nasarawa State. In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Mr. Al-Makura says his life is in danger and that opposition politicians who are desperate to take control of the state, are targeting him. Excerpts: PT: You recently travelled out of the country, fuelling speculations […]

Nigeria’s Peace, Stability More Important Than Winning Election – Gumi ,

Kaduna-based Sunni scholar and cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi needs no introduction. However, his recent comments on the aspirations of both President Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari have generated heated debates in the polity. In this exclusive interview with BODE GBADEBO on the eve of 2015, the cleric reiterates his warnings over the likely dangers […]