PDP’s Dubai meeting meant to destabilise Buhari’s next level – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has alleged that the recent meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) was meant to create disharmony in the governance of Nigeria. Oshiomhole has also stated that the Nigerian borders with neighbouring countries should remain closed until they

You’ll handover Bayelsa to Lyon, Oshiomhole tells dickson

National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said that Governor Seriake Dickson has resorted to using ‘terrorist’ tag on his party’s governorship candidate David Lyon because of the aspirants intimidating qualities. Oshiomhole spoke yesterday in Abuja while addressing Bayelsa State APC stakeholders and aggrieved governorship aspirants during a reconciliatory

Buhari returns toll gates on Federal roads

The Federal Government on Wednesday said that plans were at the advanced stage to return toll gate on the federal highways. The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola disclosed this while briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa

Lagosians should pay more taxes to allow developmental projects – Governor Sanwo-olu

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos state, has urged more residents to pay their taxes to enable the state government to carry out its developmental projects. Sanwo-Olu gave the advice on Tuesday while answering questions on ‘The Platform Nigeria’, an event organised by The Covenant Christian Church Place, Iganmu, Lagos. According to the governor, less than

Nigerian Senator receives N36 million monthly, yet Nigerians are jobless – Emir Sanusi

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reduce the monthly salaries of the National Assembly members and ministers. The Emir also lamented that military personnel defending the country are earning meagre salaries while lawmakers and ministers earn a lot. Sanusi gave the charge through a statement addressed to President Muhammadu

Buhari’s government is the best since 1960 – MURIC

As Nigeria marks its 59th independence anniversary, an Islamic human rights organization has identified the Buhari administration as the best since independence. Making this assertion is the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) in its independence day message signed by its Director, Professor Ishaq Akintola and circulated to the media on Tuesday, 1st October, 2019. According to

Six times Buhari has disobeyed court orders

The refusal of the Department of State Services to release Omoyele Sowore , the publisher of SaharaReporters, an online news platform from its custody has brought to mind several other instances where the government ignored court orders. From unlawful imprisonment to outright refusal to obey court directives , below are some of the instance where

For Buhari’s sake, so many projects go to Daura

Many projects have been completed with several still ongoing. Some are still being planned as sites have been allocated for them. Some of the projects include rehabilitation or expansion of existing ones, re-activation and completion of those abandoned as well as new ones. Heavy-duty machines and construction sites can be seen at different locations executing

Go back to South Africa, Obasanjo advises returnees

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised Nigerians who were evacuated from South Africa to be ready to go back to the country if a bilateral commission meeting scheduled between President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President , Cyril Ramaphosa yielded a positive outcome . The former President also enjoined the leadership of South Africa and

Two DSS officers die in auto crash

The Department of State Service on Friday September 27, 2019 lost two of its personnel in a fatal car crash. A statement by the Public Relations Officer, Department of State Services, National Headquarters, Abuja, Dr Peter Afunaya, indicated that the incident occurred in the evening at Gidan Busa Katari, along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway. “The team

FG to drag judge before NJC for granting Sowore bail

There were indications last night that the federal government was contemplating reporting Justice Taiwo Taiwo, to the National Judicial Council (NJC) on account of his decision to grant bail to the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. Justice Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja admitted Sowore to bail on Tuesday and dismissed

Banker charged to court over RUGA’s comment

Banker, Francis Agumobi, on Friday appeared in a Wuse Zone 6 Chief Magistrates Court, Abuja, for allegedly accusing his kinsman of acquiring land for RUGA project. NAN reports that Agumobi of Okija, Anambra State, is charged with four counts of criminal conspiracy, forgery, defamation of character and injurious falsehood. The Prosecution Counsel, Victor Okoro, alleged

Pastor Tunde Bakare tells Buhari to overhaul Nigeria’s education system

Pastor Tunde Bakare of the Latter Rain Assembly has urged the Nigerian Government to completely overhaul the education system in the country to produce quality graduates. Bakare made the call on Friday while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeriaat the ongoing Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Annual Goalkeepers meetings in New York, United States.

Osinbajo should sue Aisha Buhari for saying ‘trader moni under his nose failed – Timi Frank

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has said that now that the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has sued him, it is time for the RCCG’s pastor to prove several allegations he made against former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Senate President Bukola Saraki,

October 1: Tinubu will deliver independent day lecture not 2023 declaration – Tinubu crusaders

The National Convener of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Crusade Organization (ABATCO) has described the online publication claiming that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu may kick start 2023 presidential campaign on October 1st as false and untrue. The Group described the twisting of event slated for 1st of October, 2019 in Oshodi Isolo Local Government Area of

We are not financially independent ― INEC confesses

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that truly the commission is not Independent. Head of Certified Trainer, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mrs Hajia Garba Safia, made this known during a two days Zonal Training organised for Electoral Security Personnel for Kogi 2019 Governorship Election supported by the European Centre for Electoral support

N90bn Scandal: ‘Stop threatening media houses, sue me’ – Timi Frank tells Osinbajo

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has challenged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to sue him instead of threatening Media Houses over his latest revelation of N90 billion used for the last general elections. Frank said he was anxiously waiting to receive court summon

FG to establish varsity for deaf people

The Federal Government has reached an agreement with Gallaudet University in the United States for the establishment of a University for the Deaf either in Abuja or Sagamu, Ogun State. The Nigerian National Association of the Deaf, which broke the news, also said that a series of meetings had been held with the National Universities

N90b FIRS Election Fund: ‘Osinbajo is the chairman of Yahoo Yahoo in Nigeria’- Timi Frank

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has said the ongoing travails of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is allegedly due to corruption Frank revealed through a statement on Monday in Abuja that he has reliable information from his sources in the presidency to the