Group calls for rotation of power in Borno

A group of stakeholders from southern Borno on Saturday called for the rotation of political positions in the state. The group, under the auspices of the Southern Borno Movement for Rotation of Power (SBMOP), made the call at its maiden summit tagged: “Borno and the Challenges of Leadership,” in Maiduguri. Malam Ibrahim Usman, the Chairman […]

Atiku Abubakar: I’ll devote 21 percent of budget to education if elected

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to devote 21 per cent of the Federal budget to education if elected President next year. The Waziri Adamawa said this in response to the feat by Apple Inc which became the first private company in the world to be worth $1 trillion on Thursday, August […]

General Buratai reiterates Army’s commitment to Nigeria’s unity

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Saturday, assured Nigerians of the Army’s commitment toward unity and indivisibility of the country. He made this known at the 60th Passing Out Parade of the Nigeria Military School held in Zaria, Kaduna State. Represented by the Commandant, Depot, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Victor Okwudili-Ezugwu, the army […]

Katsina APC: Defection can’t affect President Buhari’s re-election

The Katsina State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Saturday said the exit of some bigwigs from the party to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will not stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019. The state Chairman of APC, Shitu Shitu, who disclosed this while reacting to the defection that is rocking […]

Pro-Saraki senators insist PDP now majority in Senate

Isa Misau and Rafiu Ibrahim, senators representing Bauchi central and Kwara south respectively, have warned against any move to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki. They said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmakers in the senate outnumber those of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Saraki left the APC for the PDP after the ruling party lost […]

‘YAN KWANKWASIYYA SUN MIKA WUYA GA APC A JIHAR JIGAWA

  Mabiya Darikar Kwankwaasiyya Suna ci Gaba Da Yi wa Tafiyar Kwankwaasiyya Tawaye Tun Ranar Da Shugaban Kwankwaasiyya Engr Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, Ya Bayyana Ficewa Daga Jam’iyyar APC Zuwa PDP. Jiya Juma’a Wasu ‘Yan Mabiya Darikar Kwankwaasiyya Suma Sun Ajiye Jajayen Hulunansu, Inda Kwamishinan Kudi Na Jihar Jigawa Hon Namadi Kafin Hausa, Ya Jagoranci Karbarsu. […]

Mega Party dissolves into PPN in Ekiti

Over 4,000 members of executive of the Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN) in Ekiti State across the wards, councils and state levels have dissolved into the Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN). MPN State Publicity Secretary, Rev Moses Ajagunigbala, said the move by the erstwhile MPN members was informed by the need to belong to a […]

Melaye drags Police to court over refusal to release international passport

Senator Dino Melaye has dragged the Police to court for contempt of court over failure yo release his international passport following an order from Magistrate Court. Melaye claimed that on July 25, 2018, an Abuja Chief Magistrate Court ordered the Police to release his international passport to him following “a notice of discontinuance” filed by […]

Amaechi visits Ambode

Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday visited the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, revealing that work on the Apapa corridor of the Lagos-Ibadan Rail project would commence next week. Amaechi, who spoke to journalists after a strategic meeting with the Governor and his team at the Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, said […]

Ugwuanyi Can Never Defect From PDP – Enugu Youth

A political group, Enugu Youths Coalition has debunked rumours that the Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi is planning to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement signed by its National Coordinator, Dr. Edwin Obune, the group assured that Ugwuanyi will never defect, while thanking those who […]