Atiku counsels R-APC, PDP, others on next action after MoU against Buhari

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar says more work needs to be done to ensure the success of the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) by the various opposition parties. The main objective of the agreement is to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Atiku, who earlier on Monday hailed the partnership, advised on what […]

NCS Niger collects N846m as revenue in 6 months-Comptroller

The Niger Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has collected about N846m as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) from January to June. Mr Benjamin Binga, Comptroller of Customs in charge of Niger, Kwara and Kogi Commands, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Tuesday. […]

PDP-led coalition good move to re-unify Nigeria – APP

National Chairman, Action Peoples Party (APP), Mr Ikenga Ugo-Chinyeri, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led coalition, which emerged on Monday, is not a merger but platform to re-unify Nigerians. Ugo-Chinyeri told News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that the Coalition for United Political Parties (CUPP) was a timely action taken by 39 political parties in […]

Torres signs for Japan’s Sagan Tosu

Former Spain striker Fernando Torres has announced he is joining Japanese top flight side Sagan Tosu as a free agent after leaving Atletico Madrid last month. “We have had offers from every continent. My new team will be Sagan Tosu of Japan,” the 34-year-old Torres said at an event held at the gym he owns […]

20 investors eye Nigeria automotive sector- Minister

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Okechukwu Enelamah has described the visit of over 20 foreign investors and consultants from the automotive industry as a boost for the development of the sector. Enelamah said this in a statement signed by his Strategy and Communications Adviser, Mr Bisi Daniels in Abuja on Monday. “It […]

PDP ta yi kawance da jam’iyyu 40 ‘don kayar da Buhari’

Hakkin mallakar hotoTWITTER/PDP Babbar jam’iyyar adawa a Najeriya PDP ta kulla wani sabon kawance da wadansu jam’iyyu fiye da 40 da ke kasar, gabanin babban zaben shekarar 2019. Jam’iyyun sun sanar da hakan ne lokacin wani taro da suka yi a Abuja ranar Litinin, inda suka yi wa kawance lakabi da Coalition of United Political […]

UN to reactivate Peace Committee ahead of Nigeria’s 2019 polls

Guterres: hints that a national peace committee will be reactivated for Nigeria By Prudence Arobani/New York As Nigeria’s 2019 general election draws near, the UN said there is the need to reactivate the National Peace Committee, which played critical roles in ensuring a peaceful 2015 presidential election. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stated this in the […]

Kenyatta like Buhari, seeks return of looted funds

President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta: Desperate to recover stolen wealth, President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya has taken after President Muhammadu Buhari, clamouring for repatriation of loots stashed overseas. Buhari, African Union (AU) anti-corruption czar, has led the way for other African countries to fight corruption in its facets. Kenyatta and his visiting Swiss counterpart, Mr. […]