Umar Nasko

Niger: Let Nasko Be

By Danladi Ndayebo Weeks after Umar Muhammad Nasko has been established as the best man to succeed Governor Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu as the next chief executive of Niger State, a few dissidents still haul insults at him. The PDP candidate for the February 28 governorship election in Niger State is certainly not a saint, but […]

Inauguration of APC Niger Gubernatorial Campaign Team

   Abubakar Sani Bello and the Deputy Governor of Niger State, Hon. Ahmed Musa Ibeto at the venue of the occasion   Jonathan Vasta, the PRO of APC Niger   The chairman of APC Niger State, Engr. Imam delivering his welcome address   Ahmed Ibeto, the Deputy Governor of Niger State addressing members of the […]

Troubles As Jonathan Campaigns In Katsina

Goodluck Jonathan yesterday visited Katsina State yesterday in the course of his presidential campaign, but not everything went smoothly. According to Leadership, speaking in the home state of the former President. Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Jonathan noted that but for Yar’Adua he would not have been President. The country leader made a claim about his late […]

MY DEPUTY’S DEFECTION WONT CHANGE ANYTHING – GOV ALIYU

MY DEPUTY’S DEFECTION WON’T CHANGE ANYTHING – GOV ALIYU Wednesday, 21 January 2015 Written by Aliyu M. Hamagam, Minna Niger State Governor Babangida Aliyu yesterday said that the defection of his deputy, Ahmed Musa Ibeto, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) would not affect his right and privileges. Ibeto […]

PDP not part of Fayose’s death-wish advert, we respect Buhari – Fani-Kayode

By Wale Odunsi   The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign organisation has distanced itself from the controversial death-wish advertorial authored by the Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose. Fayose in the said advertisement, published in two national newspapers, warned Nigerians against voting for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, […]

REMARKS BY, ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATES, NIGER STATE AT A DINNER WITH DISTINGUISHED MEMBERS OF PRESS AT BRIGHTER SUITES MINNA ON SATURDAY 17TH JANUARY 2015

Distinguished Gentlemen of the Media The Journey of our Democracy from 1999 to date will not be complete in the annals of Nigeria History without the mention of our esteemed gentlemen of the media. The media has played a significant role in entrenching democracy, rule of law, fundamental Rights and Freedom in our Society despites […]

Seasons of Defection

There is a serious defection aroma blowing across the wave, length and breath of Niger State causing a devastating constipation to the PDP leadership in Niger State. Just yesterday the Deputy Chief Servant Hon Ahmed Musa Ibeto of the PDP defected to APC with over 200 of his supporters with 3 former members of the […]

Jonathan Campaigns In Half-Empty Stadium

President Goodluck Jonathan and his presidential campaign team were reportedly campaigning to an half empty stadium when he and his team arrived in Sokoto today in continuation of his nationwide campaign tour. A Sahara Reporter correspondent at the event said the Shehu Kangiwa Square was scantily-attended, with only a few to cheer him despite high hopes of […]