Category: Politics

‘I Will Employ Graduates As BRT Drivers, Pay N100,000’ – Sanwo-Olu

The incoming governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said he will rid Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) of reckless driving by employing graduates as drivers and adding more dignity to the work. Sanwo-Olu spoke Saturday during an interactive session with his classmates at the Executive Master of Business Administration class, University of Lagos, 1998/2000 set. […]

Why It’s Difficult To Arrest, Prosecute Vote Buyers – ICPC

Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, the Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC), says checking vote purchasing is an overwhelming errand because of the vast number of individuals engaged with the demonstration. Owasanoye expressed this in a meeting with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in New York. Commercial According to him, […]

Senate Passes Bill Recognising June 12 As Democracy Day

The Senate on Thursday passed the Public Holiday Act Amendment Bill to recognise June 12 as the new Democracy Day. The bill was passed almost one year after President Muhammadu Buhari announced that the date would replace May 29 for Nigerians to commemorate the return to the civilian government. While some members of the National […]

“I Know I’m Crazy And Mad” – Outgoing Imo Governor, Okorocha

“I know I’m Crazy And Mad But I Apologize For My Style Of Governance” – Imo Governor, Okorocha . . During the inauguration of the New Imo State High Court Complex in Owerri, Okorocha declared that he is crazy and mad. He, however, anchored his declaration on his passion to make the state better than […]

GoodNews!! House of Reps Remove Age Limit On Employment

May 15, 2019 7:01 PM  Yakubu Dogara, Speaker House of Representatives The House of Representatives on Wednesday abolished age discrimination against job seekers in Federal Government Ministries, Agencies and Departments (MDAs). This followed the passage, by the lawmakers, of a “Bill for an Act to Eradicate the Age Discrimination against Job seekers in Federal […]

Imo Speaker Escapes With Mace As Lawmakers Suspend Him

Twenty-one out of the 27 lawmakers of the Imo State House of Assembly on Wednesday suspended the Speaker, Acho Ihim. The suspension of Ihim came after he had adjourned the ongoing plenary and escaped with the maze after reading a letter announcing the lifting of the suspension placed on the 27 Local Government chairmen by […]

President Buhari Host Saraki, Dogara, Others To Break Ramadan – Photos

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday hosted the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and other principal officers of the both chambers of the National Assembly to breaking of the Ramadan fast. The president hosted the lawmakers, comprising Christians and Muslims at his residence at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

May 29: Buhari To Hold Low-Key Swearing-In Ceremony, See Why

President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration for a second term on May 29, will be a low-key affair, as a number of the events slated for the inauguration will now be held during the first observance of June 12 as the National Democracy Day, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced. Lai told […]

Jonathan, Atiku, Danjuma Goje, Ned Nwoko, Nwulu Honoured At Who Is Who Awards (Pics)

The distinguished Who is Who Awards held at Abuja, over the weekend was indeed a record breaking award occasion in the history of Abuja award events. Held at the prestigious Transcorp Hilton Hotel on the 11th of May, the award recognised the impacts and contributions of prominent leaders, political actors and distinguished individuals across the […]

I Am Wiser Now – Governor Ambode

Outgoing Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, said on Monday that he had grown wiser politically, having spent four years in office. Speaking with state house correspondents during what he referred to as a “thank you visit” to President Muhammadu Buhari for inaugurating some of projects in the state, Ambode said politicians learn everyday. Asked to […]

Biography Of Hannatu Mohammed ICPC Board Member, Born 1992, Did NYSC In 2016 – Read More

Mrs. Hannatu Mohammed PROFILE: PERSONAL DATA Date of Birth: March 20th, 1992 State of Origin: Jigawa State Local Gov’t Area: Dutse Education Essence International School, Kaduna. 1995-2001 El-Amin International School, Abuja. 2001-2002 El-Amin International School, Minna. 2002-2008 (Secondary School Leaving Certificate SSCE, West African Examinations Council WAEC) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. 2009-2014 Bachelor Of Pharmacy […]