INCASE YOU MISSED THIS: “We remain committed to Women Education” – Sada

By Fodio Ahmed The Deputy National President of Federation of Muslim Women’s Association in Nigeria, FOMWAN, Mallama Farida Sada Yusuf has reiterated the readiness and commitment of the organization towards educating, sensitizing and empowering Nigerian Women for a better Society. Mallama Sada gave the assurance when the Niger State Chapter of FOMWAN paid a courtesy […]

FG committed to supporting local manufacturers –Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday said that the Federal Government was passionately committed to supporting local manufacturers to excel in their various business concerns. Osinbajo, who was on a visit to the Onitsha industrial layout known as Onitsha harbor yesterday, tsaid that he was sent by the President Mohammadu Buhari to come and have a […]

Reps ask FCT minister to halt demolitions

The House of Representatives has asked the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mohammed Bello to direct the department of development control to stop further demolitions of small and medium businesses, pending the outcome of engagement with the committee on FCT. The House also urged the minister to immediately commence review of the Abuja […]

What happens to governance when the president will not govern?

Our Constitution places the power of the Executive in one person, the President. At the same time, the Constitution, conscious of the fact that the President cannot alone execute the vast array of governmental processes, requires that ministers, advisers and heads of parastatals be appointed to help the President carry out the huge responsibility of […]

Fed Govt, ASUU get two-week deadline to resolve issues

Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki yesterday brokered a two-week deadline for the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to settle three outstanding issues. The three issues out eight are said to be outstanding. The resolution of the issues would avert a nationwide strike planned by ASUU. Saraki personally participated in resumed negotiation […]

No justifiable reason to shift Ondo election, INEC tells PDP

Olusola Fabiyi The Independent National Electoral Commission has said that there was no justifiable reason to shift Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State. It said it was ready for the election and that all necessary steps had been taken to have peaceful election. Chief Press Secretary to the Chairman of the Commission, Mr. Rotimi Oyekanmi, […]

Governorship Battle In Ondo: How Parties, Candidates Will Perform

Despite the call for postponement by some of the parties, the governorship election in Ondo State will hold on Saturday as scheduled. There is an increased tempo of campaigns and political activities by the various actors. The drumbeats of war are dying down. The candidates are reaching out. And as the Election Day draws near, […]


Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has commiserated with the Chairman of LEADERSHIP Group Limited, Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah over the recent demise of his mother-in-law, Hajiya Kudirat Remawa. In a condolence message issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, the governor described as painful the death of Hajiya Remawa who stood […]

My favourite food is garri and dry fish – Senator

Sen. Solomon Olamilekan (Lagos West Senatorial District), popularly known as Yayi, on Thursday said that having soaked “garri”’ and dry fish as a meal gave him more satisfaction than any other food. Olamilekun, a member of the Senate Committee on Finance, said in Lagos that garri and dried fish was his favourite food. He said, […]

PDM splits as faction constitutes caretaker c’ttee

Munir Garba Waziri-led caretaker committee, which draws its membership from the six geo-political zones, will spend three months to work out modalities to host a national convention for the purpose of electing new leaders of the party. The NEC dissolved all the national principal officers for allegedly compromising on the oath they subscribed to. A […]