Buhari says he’s fit to rule, next 4-yrs ‘ll be tough

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that the next four years of his administration will be tough. The President also said that he has proven his fitness to rule as he went round the 36 states of the federation during the campaigns. President Buhari stated this when members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, led […]

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THE TRAILBLAZING BLACK FEMALE DOCTOR THAT AMERICAN HISTORY FORGOT

It’s somewhat hard today to appreciate just what an accomplishment the 145-page treatise A Book of Medical Discourses in Two Parts represents. Even the title of the 1883 work is misleadingly modest. One of the first American medical guides to offer advice for women and children, the book deals with treating everything from infant bowel complaints to […]

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NBC slams N500,000 fine on NTA, AIT, Channels, 42 others over political broadcast [Full List]

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has sanctioned 45 Television and Radio stations across the country over violation the country’s broadcasting code during the 2019 electioneering campaigns. The Director-General of the commission, Ishaq Modibbo Kawu, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Abuja on Friday, added that a fine of N500,000 was slammed on each […]

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Why we suspended Amosun, Okorocha, Usani, Okechukwu, queried Akeredolu – APC releases full statement

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended the Governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun and the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for anti-party activities. Also suspended by the APC NWC over anti-party activities are the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani and the Director-General of […]

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Abdulsalami: We’ve presented Atiku’s grievances to Buhari

Abdulsalami Abubakar, chairman of the National Peace Committee, says his group has presented the grievances of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to President Muhammadu Buhari. Abubakar, who met with Atiku and some opposition leaders on Thursday, disclosed this to state house correspondents after he and some members of the committee […]

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Atiku Denies Giving National Peace Committee Six-Point Demand for Buhari

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the last presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has denied a report published by a newspaper (not The Politico) that he gave a six-point demand to the Peace Committee of Abdulsalami Abubakar to be presented to the Buhari administration. In an interview with The Politico, Atiku’s spokesman, […]

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President Buhari receives in audience Members of the National Peace Committee in State House on 1st Mar 2019

Peace Committee 2: President Buhari with L-R: Catholic Bishop Matthew Kukah, Former Head of State Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, Cardinal John Onaiyekan, Rev. Fr. Atta Barkindo and APC National Chairman Adams Oshiomole as He receives in audience Members of the National Peace Committee in State House on 1st Mar 2019

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Nigeria Election: Labour gives new directive to Buhari on Minimum Wage

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to and enforce the new minimum wage Act as soon as passed by the Senate. Mr Bashir Lawal, ASCSN Secretary-General, made the appeal on Thursday in Lagos in a congratulatory message to the president on his re-election, NAN reports Lawal said that […]

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Nigeria election: We’ll not stand, watch repeat of 1966 bloodshed – 17 Biafra groups blow hot

A coalition of groups agitating for the sovereign state of Biafra has expressed disappointment over the conduct and result of the 2019 Presidential election. The coalition said that “what passed Saturday as Presidential and National Assembly elections can best be described as a sham and at best, a rape of democracy.” The coalition include: Movement for the […]

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Nigeria election: We’ll revenge killing of Biafrans in Lagos – Dokubo frowns

A former Niger Delta militant leader, Alhaji Asari Dokubo, has vowed that people of Biafra would revenge the killing of Igbos in Lagos State. The ex-militant leader was reacting to the violence that occurred during the presidential election in the Niger Delta and in Lagos State. In a video obtained by us, Dokubo also condemned the killings in […]

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