Arrested INEC staff: APC tells police to deepen investigation

The  All Progressive Congress, APC, Akwa Ibom State chapter has alleged that the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, is trying to sabotage police investigation on an alleged illegal possession of card readers by an INEC staff The Chairman of the party, Mr Ini Okopido made this known at the weekend during a press briefing at the […]

Northern Group Wants Emir Sanusi To Resign

Leadership Nigeria Newspaper adverts@leadership.ng ADVERTISE WITH US NEWSNorthern Group Wants Emir Sanusi To ResignPublished 1 min ago on 1 min ago By Agency Report Delegates of the Northern Coalition for Democracy and Progress (NADP) on Thursday, May 23, called for the resignation of Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. The decision was taken after NADP […]

Buhari felicitates with Clark at 92

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has extolled the virtues of Nigeria’s former Information Minister, Chief Edwin Clark on the occasion of his 92nd birthday anniversary. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, in a statement in Abuja on Saturday, said the President paid tribute to Chief Clark, who served […]

Sokoto govt. to form joint community watch volunteers to fight banditry

By Habibu Harisu Sokoto State Government has commenced mobilisation of herdsmen, farmers and other community members to form joint groups of volunteers to provide security to their communities. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the groups are meant to complement the efforts of security agencies in tackling banditry and other crimes. According to […]

Yoruba youths set agenda for Southwest governors

By Yemi Adeleye The Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide (YCYW) on Saturday urged Southwest governors to prioritise security of the region and key into late Obafemi Awolowo’s ideologies to return the region to its glory days. The Founder and President of the group, Oladotun Hassan said this in a statement in Lagos. He said that […]

Govs, FG set for collision over LG allocation • Governors insist on status quo

THE stage appears set for an inevitable collision between state governors and the Federal Government over the monthly allocation from the Federation Account to the country’s third tier of government. Many state governments have practically taken over the management of local government funds by superintending over the disbursement of same. While some states take over […]