NEXT LEVEL… The Wife of the Niger State Governor Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello has called on Nigerlites to shun violence during campaigns and forthcoming elections.

The Wife of the Niger State Governor Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello has called on Nigerlites to shun violence during campaigns and forthcoming elections. She stated that a peaceful Nigeria and Niger State is more important for the continuous peace of the country. The Wife of the Governor urged Nigerlites to come out in their numbers […]

Famous Kannywood artistes thrill crowd at Buhari’s campaign in Kano

Prayer time: Governor Ganduje, 3rd left, Aisha Buhari and Mrs Ganduje at the Kano rally. First on second row, is General Abdulrahman Dambazau, Minister of Interior. Photo Sunday Aghaeze. Kano – Prominent Kannywood Artistes on Thursday thrilled the crowd at President Muhammadu Buhari re-election campaign rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium in Kano. Buhari […]

Why I endorsed Ganduje for second term, by Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has shed lights over his endorsement of the governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, despite mounting corruption allegations against the governor. The governor came under fire in October last year when DAILY NIGERIAN published video clips showing Mr Ganduje allegedly receiving bribe from a contractor. The presidency in a statement Thursday by […]

Onnoghen: NBA, Osinbajo reach resolution

A 12-man Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, team has met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo following the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, according to The Nation. The meeting was to reach resolution on the row over the CJN’s suspension. The meeting which was held at the Presidential Villa was to seek […]

NYSC, best organisation to handle INEC elections – Coordinator

The Coordinator of NYSC in FCT, Bello Ballama, said on Thursday that the corps is the best agency to handle elections being organised by the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC in the country. Mr Ballama said this during an assessment visit to GSS Wuse, one of the training centres for INEC ad-hoc officials, for the upcoming […]

Extortion: EFCC charges Nigerians to report errant officers to police

The Economic and Crimes Commission, EFCC, Thursday said it has uncovered extortionist activities of some former staff of the commission who still parade themselves as being in the employ of the commission. It also alleged that the ex-workers are using the false identity to defraud unsuspecting members of the public. EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade said […]

Smuggling: Nigerian govt urged to cancel 35% import levy on new vehicles

Nigerian freight forwarders on Wednesday called for an outright cancellation of the 35 per cent levy imposed on new vehicles imported into the country. The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents, ANLCA, made the call in a statement signed by its Vice President, Dr Kayode Farinto. ANCLA urged the Federal Government to review its automotive […]

Appeal Court rejects Metuh’s request to travel abroad for medicals

The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by a former Spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, seeking to upturn the decision of a Federal High Court, Abuja, not to release his international passport for him to travel abroad. Mr Metuh who is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, […]

Boko Haram: I will be willing to investigate military hierarchy – Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has said that his government would be willing to investigate the military hierarchy as a way of tackling the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, if elected. Mr Abubakar said this at a town hall meeting tagged: ‘’The Candidates”, organised by the MacArthur Foundation in collaboration […]