Aisha Buhari Kicks As Governor Bindow Declared Winner Of Adamawa APC Guber Primaries

Amidst protests from the wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, Governor Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa has been declared winner of the  just concluded gubernatorial primaries of All Progressive Congress. Announcing the result on Sunday in Yola, Jibrin Ahmed, Chairman of the Party’s Electoral Committee, said that Bindow scored a total of 193, […]

Five Persons Hospitalized Over PDP Convention Venue Stampede

Five persons have been rushed to Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium Clinic following the injuries they sustained as they tried to enter the Peoples Democratic Party convention venue. The convention, which commenced on Saturday, ended on Sunday at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt, River State. Security agents had a Herculean task preventing hoodlums from taking advantage of the huge crowd […]

2019: We are set to engage PDP on issue-based campaign – Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Chairman, has said that with the emergence of President Muhammadu Buhari as the party’s presidential candidate for the  2019 election, it is set to especially engage  the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, on issue-based campaign. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr Oshiomhole stated this in his […]

Saraki, Atiku, others make 11th hour pitches for votes

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Senate President Bukola Saraki made 11th hour pitches to woo the undecided among the 3,600 delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party attending the national convention in Port Harcourt to elect a presidential candidate. Atiku promised to build Nigeria’s economy by creating wealth and jobs if elected to represent the […]

Nigerian troops kill 5 Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said its troops had killed five Boko Haram insurgents in northern part of Borno. Texas Chukwu, the Director, Army Public Relations, disclosed this in a statement issued in Maiduguri. Mr Chukwu said: “troops of Sector 3, Operation LAFIYA DOLE in conjunction with Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), while on fighting […]

Task to get Nigeria working again starts now, Atiku vows

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has reacted to his victory at the just concluded Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential primary election, saying that “the task to get Nigeria working again starts now” DAILY NIGERIAN reports that Mr Abubakar won the party’s presidential ticket by scoring 1532 votes, beating Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State who […]

Manchester United vs Newcastle: Why I changed Paul Pogba’s role – Mourinho

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has explained why he changed midfielder, Paul Pogba’s role in the second half against Newcastle United in the Premier League fixture played on Saturday. Mourinho moved Pogba into a deeper position in the second half after taking off midfielder, Scott McTominay at half-time, with midfielder, Nemanja Matic filling in at […]