PDP To Kashamu​: You Are Parading Fake Governorship Flag,

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday lampooned Senator Buruji Kashamu, saying he is brandishing alleged fake PDP gubernatorial flag in Ogun State. The party, in a statement signed by its national publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, described as the height of ridicule, Kashamu’s purported presentation of himself as Ogun governorship candidate of the PDP […]

2019: Governors absent as Oshiomhole, NWC meet with APC governoship candidates

Majority of governors of Nigeria’s ruling party, APC, were on Thursday absent at a meeting called by the national chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, and the party’s National Executive Committee. Mr Oshiomhole said 20 new governorship candidates of the party and nine sitting governors were expected at the meeting, which he said was being […]

CSOs Protest At US Embassy In Abuja, Say No To Granting Atiku ‘Politically-Motivated Visa’

A group of civil society organisations under the aegis of Forum of Non-Governmental Organisations In Nigeria have besieged the US Embassy in Abuja to advise against granting American Visa to Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Bearing placards as they marched to the embassy on Wednesday, the protesters urged the officials […]

 ATIKU IS NOW PDP’S ALADDIN –TINUBU

The national leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Tuesday, took a jibe at the Presidential candidate of the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar; labeling him Aladdin (a pain killer), political prostitute, a corrupt man who oversaw the personalization (privatization) of national assets. Share […]

BELLO CANVASSES FOR MORATORIUM ON STRIKES, INDUSTRIAL ACTION, BY UNIONS, AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has pleaded with all Unions and professional associations to place a 5-Year moratorium on strikes and all forms of industrial action as a patriotic sacrifice that would give the country a chance to lay strong foundations for economic development and nation building. Share on: […]

Buhari has laid solid foundations for national development -FCT Minister

Fig. FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello in a group photograph with the Buhari Continuity Organization led by their Chairperson, Mrs. Zainab Yusuf Ojudana (4th Left) when the group paid a courtesy call on the FCT Minister in his office recently.  Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has called on Nigerians […]

Why we arrested Deji Adeyanju, two others — Police

The police on Wednesday said they have detained political activist, Deji Adeyanju, as well as two others who were part of a demonstration on Wednesday morning. Police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, said in a statement Wednesday afternoon that Mr Adeyanju, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams were arrested in Abuja on allegations of criminal defamation and breach […]

Buhari Ignored Intelligence On Borno Killings, South African Firm Alleges

Amid allegations of negligence against President Muhammadu Buhari in the latest killing of soldiers at Matele village in Borno State by a South African firm, Specialised Tasks, Training, Equipment and Protection International (STTEP), the Defence Headquarters yesterday sought support for the troops battling the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East On the Facebook page […]

I never said I will probe Fayose – Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has clarified his stance on the fate of the immediate past governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose. Fayemi spoke with State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Fielding questions whether he would probe his predecessor, Fayemi explained that there […]

2019 presidency: Atiku, Amaechi clash in Abuja

Spokesperson of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Segun Sowunmi, and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, have clashed over the privatisation programme of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, when Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was president and Atiku his vice. Amaechi and Sowunmi clashed at the first 2019 presidential debate hosted by The Osasu Show and held at NAF […]

Real reasons I lost 2015 presidential election — Goodluck Jonathan

Immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, has revealed how former governors of his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who defected to the then opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) because they were “blinded by ambition” and a barrage of “fake news,” cost him his bid to be reelected for a second term in office. Mr. Jonathan made the […]

Jonathan is an Inspiration To Every Nigerian Youth – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Goodluck Jonathan, former President, as an inspiration to every young Nigerian. The President said this on Monday in a statement issued by Femi Adesina, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, on the occasion of the ex-president’s 61st birthday. “President Muhammadu Buhari joins Nigerians in sending warm greetings to former […]

Out of 36 states, I paid Buhari’s ‘election money’ in 30 yet received no patronage – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki has in a leaked audio attributed his major grouse with President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to the alleged suffering of Kwara State indigenes due to the absence of federal appointments despite committing resources to the president’s electoral success in 2015. Share on: WhatsApp

BREAKING: Judge orders Abaribe, others to pay N100m over Nnamdi Kanu’s absence

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe and two others who stood as sureties for the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, to pay N100 million each for their inability to produce the missing Biafran activist in court. Justice Binta Nyako, who gave the order amending […]

I’ll boycott trial until Nigerian govt obeys my bail rulings, Dasuki tells court

A former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki, on Tuesday wrote the court informing it of his resolve to avoid court hearing until the prosecution obeys the court’s ruling on his bail. Mr Dasuki is facing trial at an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court for alleged illegal possession of firearms among other charges. […]

What My Government Will Do If I’m Elected As President – Ezekwesili

The presidential candidate of the Alliance Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr Oby Ezekwesili on Monday unveiled her manifesto and programs for the 2019 presidential election. Dr Ezekwesili presented the manifesto at a press conference in Lagos, which she titled “From Poverty Central To Prosperity: How The ‘Oby’ Ezekwesili Presidency Will Lift 80+ Million Nigerians […]

Fear Of Buhari: Advert Agencies Turning Down Atiku Adverts

Advert agencies in Nigeria are turning down offers from Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for fear of backlash from President Muhammadu Buhari’s government, SaharaReporters has been told. Although the official window of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for commencement of political adverts is November 18, politicians have been staying […]

APC National Vice Chairman ‘expelled’

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sokoto State has announced the “expulsion” of the party’s national vice chairman, North West, Inuwa Abdulkadir, for alleged anti-party activities. Trouble began for Mr Abdulkadir after a member of the party from his Magajin Gari Á’ward, Naibi Abubakar, wrote a complaint letter to the ward chairman of the party […]

Name Of APC Candidate For Imo Governorship Missing From INEC’s List

After the release of the names of governorship candidates in Imo State by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday, it was observed that the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate was not represented on the list even though that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Emeka Ihedioha, former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, […]

Crude oil production in the USA reaches world record high

The United States is now the world’s biggest crude oil producer, pushing Russia and Saudi Arabia to the back seat. In the week ending November, the U.S. crude production hit a whopping 11.6 million bpd, according to Energy Information Administration (EIA) data released on Wednesday. That’s a threefold increase from the U.S. low reached a […]

NIGERIA-BRITISH TIES RESONATE AS PRINCE CHARLES VISITS PRESIDENT BUHARI

Prince of Wales, Prince Charles Philip Arthur George of United Kingdom arrived Nigeria on a three-day business and cultural tour  today, Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Travelling  aboard a Boeing 737, Royal Aircraft emblazoned in the Union Jack, (the British flag) he  touched down at the Presidential Wing of the Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja […]

BREAKING: Four APC Reps quit party

Nigeria’s ruling party, All Progressives Congress, has lost another four of its members in the House of Representatives to other political parties. The lawmakers, Dada Awoleye (Oyo), Segun Williams (Ogun), Lawali Hassan and Adedapo Lam-Adesina (Oyo), announced their defections on Tuesday. While Mr Awoleye defected to the Accord party, Messrs Williams, Hassan and Lam-Adesina defected […]