Army tightens noose against Boko Haram – Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai (L), giving instructions to one of the soldiers in trench in frontline in Borno North By Johnson Eyiangho The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says in spite of pocket of attacks by remnant of Boko Haram terrorists in Borno North, the army is tightening the noose […]

Presidential Villa roundup from Sept. 9 to Sept. 15, 2018

President Buhari receives the nomination forms purchased by the Nigeria Consolidation Ambassador Network at the State House in Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari commenced his weekly activities at the presidential villa on Tuesday, Sept. 11, when he received the presidential nomination and expression of interest forms of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from a group, the […]

Kemi Adeosun’s resignation, show of honour, integrity – APC

APC hails Adeosun over resignation By Emmanuel Mogbede The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the resignation of Mrs Kemi Adeosun as Minister of Finance and acceptance of same by President Muhammadu Buhari is an action of honour, strength, character and integrity. Mr Yekini Nabena, the APC acting National Publicity Secretary, said this in a statement […]

Stop predicting my defeat, return Abacha loot – Buhari carpets HSBC

President Muhammadu Buhari has lambasted HSBC for saying his second term would stunt the economy.HSBC Bank Plc is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. The financial institution had in a recent report predicted that President Buhari will lose the 2019 presidential election.A statement on Saturday by his spokesman, Garba […]

OPC leader, Gani Adams loses father

The death has been announced of Pa Lamidi Adams, father of the Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Otunba Gani Adams.Pa Adams passed away in the early hours of Saturday in a private hospital in Lagos at the age of 80. This was confirmed in a statement personally signed by Gani Adams and made available to […]

Lalong Mourns Wase, Ambassador Of Nigeria To Qatar

Governor Simon Lalong has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari over the demise of H. E. Dr. Haruna Bawa Abdullahi Wase, the Ambassador to Qatar. The Governor who was speaking in Shendam, described the deceased as an illustrious son of Plateau State, regretting that he passed on at a crucial time, when his peace advocacy was […]

2019: Pro Northern Groups Tackle Wike Over Tambuwal

Northern Groups under the auspices of Pro-Peoples Democratic Party of Nigeria on Sunday lambasted Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State for allegedly plotting to impose Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State as a consensus Presidential Flag bearer for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The group who spoke through its Northern Coordinator, Honorable Aliyu I. […]

Buhari acquires 30 aircraft, activates 13 in 3 years

The Chief of Air Staff, Sadiq Abubakar, has said that the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, acquired 30 aircraft and activated 13 grounded ones in the last three years. Mr Abubakar, an air marshal, disclosed this on Saturday at the inauguration of the new Headquarters of Air Training Command, and the Sports complex at the Air […]