2019: APC endorses Buhari’s tomorrow at convention

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) holds its National Convention where the candidacy of President President Muhammadu for 2019 presidential election will be ratified tomorrow (Saturday), October 6, 2018. Penultimate Friday, the APC conducted direct presidential primary which enabled all card carrying members of the party across the 36 states, including the Federal Capital Territory […]

Fighting corruption is a must, Buhari tells Mbeki

Former President of South Africa, Mr Thabo Mbeki (left) with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja yesterday. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday told a former South African President, Thabo Mbeki that for his administration the fight against corruption is non-negotiable. Mbeki heads the African Union High Level Panel on Illicit Flows from Africa. […]

APC primaries: Bello of Niger calls for calm

FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInWhatsApp Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has called for calm among residents of the state during and after the ongoing All Progressive Congress primaries in the state. Bello made the appealed on Thursday when he addressed youths from two political parties who blocked the road around Maje and some parts of Suleja. The youth were […]

Federal Polytechnic Nekede No.1 in Nigeria: NBTE

Federal Polytechnic Nekede Owerri: ranked No.1 in Nigeria By Philip Yatai/Kaduna The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri in Imo is the best polytechnic in Nigeria, according to the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE). The Executive Secretary of the Board, Dr Masa’udu Kazaure made this known in Kaduna on Thursday, at the end of the Second […]

Nothing can stop our national Convention – PDP

Nothing can stop out national convention – PDP By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that no plan can stop its Saturday’s national convention to elect its presidential candidate for 2019 general elections. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said this while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the party’s National […]

How I paid $1m ransom to Evans: Witness

Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans: collected $1million ransom By Chinyere Omeire A witness, Izuchukwu Ezeuko, on Thursday told an Igbosere High Court in Lagos how he dropped $1 million dollar ransom for the alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans. The ransom was to save Mr. James Uduji, then held hostage by Evans. Ezeuko, […]

Riot in Epe after man killed at APC Primary

Just for illustration: Voters queue to vote but hoodlums strike in Epe By Idris Olukoya/Epe Some houses and vehicles were burnt in Epe, Lagos East, on Thursday as political violence erupted following the killing of a supporter of one of the aspirants contesting to represent the All Progressives Congress in the House of Representatives election […]

Insurance firm AIG sues Kardashian’s bodyguard

Kim Kardashian:bodyguard sued by Insurance firm AIG Two years after Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in Paris, her insurance company, AIG is suing her former bodyguard and his security firm in the United States for $6.1 million. The lawsuit was filed on Wednesday in Delaware by AIG, which  accuses Pascal Duvier and the company […]

APC assesses fallout from primaries

Adams Oshiomhole, Chairman of APC By Emmanuel Mogbede The All Progressives Congress (APC) has moved a step further as its governors met with President Muhmmadu Buhari and later with the leadership of the party to assess the fallout of the primaries conducted across the country, The meetings were conducted as a family to boosting the […]