Category: Politics

Yoruba will Produce Next President In 2023 – Group Says

The Yorubas are optimistic that the South-western part of Nigeria will produce the next president of Nigeria. The Afenifere Renewal Group, ARG, in Ekiti State, yesterday, expressed confidence that the Yoruba nation would produce the country’s next president in 2023. Speaking with newsmen in Ado-Ekiti, State Coordinator of ARG, Mr. Bunmi Awotiku noted that the […]

Show More Respect To Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan Tells Omokri

By Adesina Michael Former presidential aide and staunch critics of the APC led administration, Reno Omokri, has revealed that ex-president Goodluck Jonathan called him and appealed to him to show more respect and kindness to President Muhammadu Buhari. Recall that Jonathan and the People’s Democratic Party lost to the All progressives congress and President Buhari […]

Minister, Rotimi Amaechi Begs People Rivers State For Forgiveness On Easter

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has stated that he and leaders of other political parties need to beg for forgiveness form the people of Rivers State over the pains they’ve brazenly suffered. Amaechi, a former governor of the state, pointed out that the state is now always in the news and almost always for the […]

Why Buhari Is Part Of Nigeria’s Problem And Not Solution – Buba Galadima

Buba Galadima, former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Nigerian leader has become one of the problems the country has. Mr Galadima, a close friend of the president during their days in the opposition parted ways with Mr Buhari after their political party was factionalised. Buhari had sought the position he is now […]

Onnoghen’s Dismissal: We’ll React Formally – PDP

By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will react formally to Thursday’s sacking of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan has said. Onnoghen was dismissed by Code of Conduct Tribunal yesterday in a judgment by its chairman, Danladi Umar who also barred […]

Buhari Gives Ministers 1 Week To Submit Performance Report

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly asked all ministers to submit comprehensive status reports about their policies, programs, and projects to the Presidential Audit Committee by April 24. According to Punch, the directive to the ministers was contained in a presidency statement released in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and […]

I’m Far More Qualified Than Atiku – Buhari Tells Tribunal

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to allegations contained in the petition by Atiku Abubakar and his party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) before the presidential election tribunal. Buhari, in a response filed on April 16 by a team of lawyers led by Wole Olanipekun (SAN), faulted the claim by Atiku and the PDP that he […]

President Buhari Orders Customs Boss, AGF, 12 Others To Submit Hand Over Notes

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered Customs Comptroller General, Hameed Ali, the accountant general of the federation and 12 other heads of agencies under the Ministry of Finance to submit their handing over notes latest by April 23. The directive was contained in a circular with reference no: FMF/PSSD/HON/32 dated April 8, 2019 and signed by […]

Our Government Should Bury Their Head In Shame – Laura Ikeji Blast FG

Laura Ikeji who shared her thought on the current state of Nigeria on Instagram, stated that our government should bury their head in shame. Laura Ikeji who decried the invasion of privacy by security officials, depression, no money in circulation, no good roads and electricity, said our government should bury their head in shame for […]

Buhari’s Government Has Failed Nigerians – Northern Elders

President Muhammadu Buhari has been blasted by the The Northern Elders Forum, NEF, stressing that the current insecurity in the North showcases leadership failure and irresponsibility of governance. Speaking to newsmen after the forum’s meeting in Zaria, the NEF Chairman, Prof. Ango Abdullahi called on President Muhammadu Buhari to demonstrate higher level of concern and […]

President Buhari Arrives Chad

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived N’Djamena to participate in the Extraordinary Session of the Conference of Head of States and Government of the Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential aircraft conveying the president and members of his entourage, including some of his personal aides and three […]

Landlord Ejects Friday Opurum, Traffic Warden Awarded By Governor Wike

Report has it that the voluntary traffic warden who bagged the Rivers State Merit Award last year, has been forced out of his house in Port-Harcourt, the state capital. Mr. Friday Opurum was decorated last year by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike and was promised several benefits including a house amidst fanfare and […]

Atiku Abubakar Is Not A Nigerian, APC Tells Tribunal

The All Progressive Congress (APC) and the winner of the February 23, 2019 Presidential Election, has filed a motion at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja that the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the poll, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is not a Nigerian and therefore not qualified to have stood for the election. […]