British High Commission Speaks On Ban Of 50 Politicians By Buhari

The British High Commission to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright has backed the travel ban placed on 50 high profile Nigerians by the President Muhammdu Buhari administration. Recall that thirteen former governors and seven ex-ministers have been barred from travelling out of the country, under Executive Order 6 (EO6) issued by President Muhammadu Buhari. The restriction followed the

EFCC! Come Out, I Am Here For You – Fayose

Fayose Storms EFCC Office, Abuja With Spare Cloths, Beddings And Spare Slippers. EFCC last night laid ambush at Former Ekiti state Governor, Ayo Fayose’s Abuja Residence.This is unprecedented for a sitting Governor to be invited by EFCC while in office and to report a day after he handed over. There is no charges against Fayose

2019: Buhari, Atiku To Speak At Restructuring Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar are expected to speak on restructuring at the “Handshake across Niger” summit ahead of 2019 general election. Buhari is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) while Abubakar is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 presidential election. Also expected to speak at

Buhari Disburses N1.5bn To Poor Households In Bauchi State

Some 20,344 poor households in Bauchi state have reportedly received disbursements of N1.5bn under the federal government’s conditional cash transfer scheme. The Nation reports that the coordinator of the scheme in the state, Jibrin Yusuf, on Monday, October 15, said the funds were disbursed in Bauchi from 2016 to date. Enduring Another 4 years With

Saraki Named DG, Atiku’s Presidential Campaign

Senate President Bukola Saraki has been named the director-general of campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku , which had been subject of media speculation for days, was confirmed to THISDAY this morning by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, who said zonal coordinators had also been named after

Adebayo Shittu Sues NYSC, Says ”I Wasn’t Invited’

Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, who was screened out of the APC governorship primaries in Oyo state last month for not having the mandatory NYSC certificate, has sued the National Youth Service Commission, NYSC, claiming he was never invited for service after he graduated from the Obafemi Awolowo University OAU in 1978. Adebayo Shittu who filed the suit

Petrol Subsidy To Exceed $3.85bn Estimate – Financial Derivatives Company (FDC)

A bi-monthly update report on the state of Nigeria’s economy prepared by Lagos-based economic research and analyses firm, Financial Derivatives Company (FDC), has disclosed that with the rising prices of crude oil at the international market, petrol subsidy will exceed $3.85 billion initial estimate by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.

Petrol Subsidy To Exceed $3.85bn Estimate – Financial Derivatives Company (FDC)

A bi-monthly update report on the state of Nigeria’s economy prepared by Lagos-based economic research and analyses firm, Financial Derivatives Company (FDC), has disclosed that with the rising prices of crude oil at the international market, petrol subsidy will exceed $3.85 billion initial estimate by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.

2019: WHO WEARS THE CROWN? BY: AGADA IKECHUKWU

it was an American legislator John Milson, who said “ Every cloud has a silver lining”. But some clouds can be dark that it will require an uncommon magnifier to sight the lining. No election can be said to be totally rosy, there must be hurdles and obstacles to be crossed. With the shodding vaporization

Adams Oshiomhole Destroying APC To Atiku Abubakar’s Advantage – Patrick Eholor

Chief Patrick Eholor, the Deputy Director-General, Atikulated Agenda 2019, has said that Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the All Progressives Congress (APC), is on a suicide mission to destroy the party before the 2019 general elections. Eholor, in a statement signed by Mazi ThankGod Ofoelue the group’s National Secretary, maintained that instead of helping President Muhammadu Buhari

“I Have Never Taken Any Dime From Any Political Candidate In My Life – Bishop Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, (Winners’ Chapel), Bishop David Oyedepo, has insisted that he never received bribe from any politician. Oyedepo said this during his Sunday sermon titled: “Convenant day of open doors”. The fiery cleric, who was last week criticized for attending the reconciliation meeting between PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar

2019: Why Buhari Deserves Re-election – Babachir Lawal

Babachir Lawal, the immediate-past Secretary to the Government of the Federation has said that President Muhammadu Buhari deserves to be re-elected in 2019 following his development strides. He said: “I know very well that President Buhari has done very well to be re-elected over and over again, I wonder whether those still in doubt have

Atiku Is Not Corrupt — Dansadau

Senator Seidu Dansadau, a governorship candidate in Zamfara State, says former Vice President Atiku   Abubakar is not corrupt even as he accused clerics and the media as the main blocs of influencers of the erroneous but unsubstantiated accusation that Atiku is corrupt. Dasadau, who is also the Chairman of the National Rescue Mission,NRM, one of

Travel Ban: Buhari Is A Tyrant – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the placement of travelling restrictions on 50 high-profile Nigerians. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the party gave the rejection in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday in Abuja. Ologbondiyan described the restriction as a ‘draconian step’ clearly targeted

2019: Why Nigerians Must Reelect Me – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to Nigerians to vote for him again in order to continue his work towards a better Nigeria. Mr Buhari spoke during a meeting with religious leaders at an interfaith seminar in Abuja. “I am proud to say that our country has moved on, the era of free money, lack of

Treasury Looters Have Eaten Nigeria’s Seed Of Growth For Breakfast – Tinubu

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has said that the three years of APC administration is not enough to re-engineer the country. He further emphasized that the treasury looters have “eaten” Nigeria’s seed of growth and development. He said: “Nigerians adopted democracy; we are going to live through this democratic government. We

Buhari Must Go, Says Obasanjo As He Arrives Indonesia

Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo arrived Bali, Indonesia Friday evening calling the international community to support regime change in the forthcoming presidential elections in 2019. Obasanjo in January called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019. The rhetorical escalation was backed by new statements endorsing the candidacy of his former deputy, Atiku

‘Probe Your Wife Over Alleged Missing N2.5b

A public commentator and member of Adamawa Elders Forum, Alhaji Suleiman Baba Jada, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to prove to Nigerians that he is not selective in his anti-corruption war by directing Economic and Financial Crimes commission (EFCC) to probe his wife Aisha Buhari how she got N2.5 billion she accused her ADC SP

Obasanjo To Secure US Visa For Atiku – APC

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has alleged that former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has initiated moves to secure a United States’ visa for Atiku Abubakar. Mr Abubakar, a former vice president and a presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 presidential election, was endorsed by Mr Obasanjo on Thursday. The APC in

2019: Buhari Is The Best, Atiku And Obasanjo Will Lose

The Presidency has dismissed as `well-rehearsed theatre’ the reported endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, saying `they will lose together’. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, stated this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. The presidential aide said that Obasanjo’s

Buhari Is Healthier Than 80% Of Nigerians –Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has described the age and health of President Muhammadu Buhari as superb for governance. He said the two indices and experience of the President could not be found on those who were eyeing the presidential seat in the 2019 general elections. Reminded that Buhari seemed to

INEC Is Bias – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole yesterday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of bias. This came after the electoral body yesterday barred the party in Zamfara State from fielding candidates in next year’s general elections, accusing it of failing to hold primaries within the stipulated time. READ MORE:Governor

Why I Forgive Atiku – Obasanjo

I am happy to welcome the distinguished leaders of goodwill who have led the PDP Presidential Candidate and my former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, to my humble abode and I welcome the Presidential Candidate himself. Let me start by congratulating President-to-be, Atiku Abubakar, for his success at the recent PDP Primary and I took note of

APC Is Dead In Taraba – ‘Mama Taraba’

Aisha Alhassan, former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development and the governorship candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP) in Taraba State, says she is confident of victory in 2019 general elections with her new platform. Mrs Alhassan, a former senator, expressed the optimism on Wednesday in Abuja when she visited the UDP national

Buhari Answers All Atiku Questions With Achievements

The Presidency on Thursday morning released 64 achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the agricultural sector. Buharis media aide, Lauretta Onochie, released the achievements in a statement on Facebook titled ‘Sixty Four Achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in Agricultural Sector’. Atiku Wants Buhari To Answer These Questions List of achievements below: “1) The