Adamawa’s female Senator Binta Masi Garba surprised by APC’s ‘automatic ticket’

Senator Binta Masi Garba: surprised that she got automatic ticket to contest for Senate in Adamawa North By Yakubu Uba/Yola The only female senator from the North in the National Assembly, Sen. Binta Masi Garba of Adamawa North Senatorial, said the ‘automatic ticket’ granted her by the All Progressives Congress to re-contest in 2019, came […]

Obasanjo in secret talks with Afenifere

Obasanjo: meets some members of Afenifere By Olawale Jokotoye/Abeokuta Members of the Pan Yoruba Socio-cultural group, Afenifere, on Tuesday held a closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun, over the 2019 polls. The meeting which started around 3.30 p.m lasted about two hours. Mr Yinka Odumakin, who addressed newsmen on behalf of […]

Abdulsalami, Gowon advise 2018 NNPC science quiz finalists

Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar By Edith Ike-Eboh Two former heads of state have on Tuesday advised participants of the 2018 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) National science quiz competition  to be committed  with their studies as future leaders of tomorrow.  Gen. Yakubu Gowon and Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar gave the advice at the grand finale of the competition […]

Gov. Sani-Bello: I didn’t endorse automatic tickets for NASS members

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello, has dissociated himself from the alleged automatic tickets for current National Assembly (NASS) members in the just concluded Primaries in the senatorial zones of Niger State. Gov Sani Bello in a statement signed on his behalf by his Chief Press Secretary Jibrin Ndace distanced himself from the “automatic ticket […]

Atiku “Flag off” Campaign With Granddaughter

Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party may have flagged off his campaign at home. The candidate was welcomed back home by his grandchildren after a rigorous primary in Port Harcourt, Rivers State at the weekend. Pictures speak louder. Atiku posted on his twitter handle the photograph of himself carrying […]

NDLEA decries high-level abuse of tramadol, cough syrup among youth, women

The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Muhammad Abdallah, has decried high-level of abuse of tramadol and cough syrup among Nigerian youth and women. Abdallah said this while delivering Nigeria’s statement on ‘Crime Prevention, Criminal Justice and World Drug Problem’ at the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters, New York. “Nigeria is witnessing a high […]

PDP candidate throws shot at Tinubu over imposing Sanwo-Olu as next Lagos Governor

Jimi Agbaje, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 Lagos governorship election, has taken a swipe at former governor, Bola Tinubu, for trying to impose former commissioner, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as the state’s next governor. Sanwo-Olu is the elected candidate of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC) for next year’s election and won the party’s primary […]

Minimum wage: Stalemate as govt insists on N25,000

Negotiations byTripartite Committee on a new National Minimum Wage have run into a stalemate, following the Federal Government’s stance that it cannot afford more than N25,000 per month. But Labour and Organised Private Sector, OPS, have agreed on a N30,000 minimum wage per month. This is even as President of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Ayuba […]

APC Ba Za Ta Shiga Zaben 2019 A Zamfara Ba — Jam’iyyun Adawa

Jam’iyyun adawa a jihar Zamfara sun bukaci hukumar zabe mai zaman kanta da ta shelanta cewa, jam’iyyar APC mai mulki a jihar ba ta da ‘yan takara a zabuka masu zuwa, saboda a cewarsu jam’iyyar ta gaza gudanar da zabukan fid da gwani kafin ranar 7 ga watan Oktoba kamar yadda ka’idojin zabe suka shata. […]

A Yau Kwamitin Sauraren Kararrakin Zabe Na APC Zai Kammala Aikinsa

A yau ne, ake sa ran kwamitin sauraren kararrakin zaben fidda gwani da Shugaban APC na kasa, Adams Oshiomhole ya kafa a karkashin jagorancin Farfesa Osaheimen Osunbor zai kammala aikinsa. ‘Yan jam’iyyar APC da dama ne suke korafin rashin adalci a yayin zabukan fitar da gwani da aka yi a makon jiya. See Translation @Rariya