On behalf of 50 Religious Groups, we are pleased to notify the General Public that, the attached mentioned NGOs hereby endorse His Excellency Dr. Abubakar Sani Bello for another four (4) years tenure due to His excellent leadership and dedication to the service of humanity. We are passionately appealing to the Nigerlites to come out […]

EFCC arrests Atiku’s finance director

Babalele Abdullahi with Atiku Abubakar The Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday arrested Babalele Abdullahi, finance director of group of companies owned by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar. In a statement by Mr Atiku’s statement, Paul Ibe, the arrest was aimed at making the PDP candidate concede victory […]

Atiku inaugurates legal team, says ‘stolen mandate must be retrieved’

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has inaugurated a legal team to challenge the outcome of the February 23 presidential poll in court. Paul Ibe, his media adviser, revealed this in a statement on Saturday. The legal team is headed by Livy Uzoukwu, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN). President Muhammadu […]

Speaker for North Central – Ibraheem Dooba

If the struggle for the office of the senate president of 2015 and the subsequent power grab of Saraki is any indication, it is almost a done deal that the office has already been zoned to the Northeast. And the incumbent Senate Leader, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, will likely be the chosen- even though Senator Ali […]

Family of 6 burnt to death in Kano

A family of six on Saturday lost their lives in a midnight inferno at Bawo Road in Kano metropolis. According to a Platinum Post report, the fire outbreak killed one Isaiah Jonathan, his wife, his three children including a newborn baby and the younger sister of his wife. A source said the fire incident started […]


The 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections have come and gone. These elections have produced a new president elect and new elected members of the Senate and House of Representatives. I congratulate the Nigerian electorate who conducted themselves peacefully during the voting process; they were enthusiastic to exercise their democratic rights of electing candidates of […]

Leon Balogun returns to training

Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun has resumed training for Brighton and Hove Albion, NationSport reports. The 30-year-old suffered a shoulder injury picked in training three weeks ago and, according to manager Chris Hughton, will miss out on a fourth consecutive match when the Seagulls host Huddersfield Town in a Premier League clash at the American […]

Maternal health: Kano wins $8.1m, emerges 2018 MNCHW North-West champion

Kano State has earned $8.1 million emerging the overall winner of the 2018 North-West Matenal, Newborn and Child Health Week (MNCHW) programme. The feat followed the commitment of Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje’s administration in Saving one Milion lives Programme on the platform of offering low cost intervention to Pregnant Women and Children under the age […]

I’m committed to Sanwoolu’s victory, says Ambode

LAGOS State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has denied a newspaper report alleging that he was working with the agents of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded presidential election. Rather, he said, he is busy working for the election of the Lagos State governorship candidate of the All […]