2023: Atiku, Tambuwal, Saraki, others in race for PDP’s presidential ticket

By Dirisu Yakubu As the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, finally resolved its internal squabbles ahead of the October 31 national elective convention, no fewer than five persons have reached advanced state of consultations to vie for the Presidential ticket of the party in the 2023 election. The party at the end of its 92nd National […]

Attack on NDA: No where is safe any more in Nigeria, bandits are in total control — Retd AVM Ararile

By Kingsley Omonobi, Dapo Akinrefon, Evelyn Usman & Ibrahim Hassan …Fury as bandits attack NDA, Kill 2 officers …Kidnap one officer, injure another ….NDA vows bandits’ll be apprehended ….I suspect insider collaboration — CDS …NDA invasion worrisome — Col Agbede …This should be turning point in fight against banditry — Brig Gen Usman Shock, dis […]

40 years after, Nigeria going back to what it was in 1980 – Sanusi

Former Emir of Kano, Sanusi By Ibrahim Wuyo Former Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi ll has said that Nigeria as a country has made no progress in the past 40 years. “In 1980, Nigeria’s GDP per capital on purchasing power parity basis was $2,180. In 2014, it appreciated by 50 per cent to $3,099. According […]

COVID-19 scare: Buhari, delegation to go on isolation after London trip

COVID-19 scare: Buhari, delegation to go on isolation after London trip Buhari and his delegation in London By Terhemba Daka, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari and members of his delegation to the United Kingdom are to go on isolation after spending about two weeks in London. This is coming after Ambassador Sarafa Tunji Isola, the UK High […]

FG told my ‘kidnappers’ I’m with Kenya Islamist terrorists— Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu By Dennis Agbo The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, who is in the custody of the Department of State Services, DSS, has said the people that abducted him in Kenya were told that he had links to the Islamists terrorists in that country. According to the Biafra […]

Reps move to strip President of powers over ministries, agencies of govt

By Tordue Salem – Abuja A Bill for an Act to delete section 315 of the 1999 Constitution that gives the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Governors the powers to “modify” laws relating to the administration of ministries and agencies of government, is before the House of Representatives. The Bill entitled: Constitution […]

We got Nnamdi Kanu via ‘cross-border cooperation’— Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, ABUJA THE Presidency, on Tuesday, stated that it got the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, due to “cross-border cooperation” in a well-coordinated “international operation.” They said after Kanu was nabbed, he was then handed over to National Intelligence Agency, NIA, and then returned to Nigeria […]

Our position on Nnamdi Kanu — BRITISH GOVT

Nnamdi Kanu By Anayo Okolie, Vincent Ujumadu, Victoria Ojeme, Chimaobi Nwaiwu, Hassan Wuyo *Family protests extradition, alleges abduction from Kenya, says it violates international law *No going back on Biafra struggle — IPOB *He must not die in custody, Fani-Kayode warns *FG competent in handling security matters — ACF The British High Commission in Nigeria […]

Threats to bomb nation’s oil installations unnecessary, Presidency tells Niger Delta Avengers

President Muhammadu Buhari The Presidency has frowned at threats by a group, Niger Delta Avengers, to bomb nation’s oil installations unless their demands including restructuring of the federation were met by the Federal Government within 90 days. Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, condemned the threats in a […]

Onochie is a British citizen, cannot be INEC commissioner in Nigeria, CSOs tells NASS

Onochie is a British citizen, cannot be INEC commissioner in Nigeria, CSOs tells NASS By Matthew Ogune, Abuja A coalition of civil society organisations (CSOs) Wednesday asked the National Assembly to reject the nomination of Lauretta Onochie as Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) commissioner because she is a British citizen. Speaking during a press conference in Abuja […]

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