2019: Our 20m Members Will Vote For Buhari – Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), a Fulani socio-cultural group, has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid and pledged to mobilise 20 million votes for him in the 2019 presidential election. National President of the association, Alhaji Muhammadu Kirowa, made the declaration, yesterday, at the 2018 Annual General Meeting of MACBAN, held

APC Announces 2019 Presidential Campaign Council (Full List)

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has released the names of members of its Presidential Campaign Council for the 2019 elections. They are as follows: CHAIRMAN President Muhammadu Buhari CO-CHAIRMAN Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu DEPUTY CHAIRMEN 1. The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo. 2. The APC National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole VICE CHAIRMAN NORTH Senator George

Boko Haram Terrorists Attack Goniri Town In Yobe

Troops of 120 battalion stationed in Goniri, Gujba local government area of Yobe State have reportedly inflicted heavy casualties on Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to infiltrate the town through the western axis of the town. It was learnt that the assailants, who came in droves at about 7pm yesterday, met their waterloo at the

50,000 Sokoto PDP Members Reject Tambuwal, Join APC

In a major blow to the second term ambition of Sokoto Governor Aminu Tambuwal, 50,000 members of his Peoples Democratic Party have switched allegiance to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The defectors were received by Sen. Aliyu Wammako, the APC strongman and Tambuwal’s former godfather. Among the defectors were former Special Advisers to Gov. Aminu

2019: Amosun Flags Off Campaign, Mocks APC Leadership

The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, on Thursday flagged off his campaign for a senatorial seat, saying he was a victim of envy within the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Amosun who has been at loggerheads with the national leadership of the party, following his failure to secure the governorship ticket for Adekunle

Akwa Ibom Launches Airline

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has announced the take off of the Akwa Ibom State owned new airline company. The governor who disclosed this, weekend during the annual state Christmas carol, on the theme, “Let the people say Amen,” said that this will be the first state government owned airline in Africa  and

2019: PDP Is Expired Product, Buhari Will Win Massively – Oshiomhole

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman All Progressives Congress(APC) has expressed optimism that his party will win the 2019 presidential election convincingly. Oshiomhole, who spoke on Thursday with State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) is  not an option. According

Buhari Mourns Teacher, Saida Kaita

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday offered condolences over the death of Alhaji Sanda Kaita, Magajin Rogo of Katsina, his former teacher and a retired school administrator. President Buhari in a condolence message to the Emir of Katsina, the government and people of the State, described his late metal work teacher in Katsina Secondary School as a

2019: Akpabio Gets New Appointment From Buhari

President Buhari has appointed former Senate Minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio as the National Coordinator of the Presidential Support Committee Pastor Mfon Okon, the Akwa Ibom state Coordinator of the committee, who disclosed on Thursday, in Uyo said four indigenes of the state have also been appointment into the committee. They include Lady Valerie Ebe,

Atiku Owns Keystone Bank – APC

Aide to President Buhari, Tolu Ogunlesi has said that the PDP’s Presidential candidate in the 2019 elections has a significant amount of shares in the bank via a pension’s fund company. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and some powerful Northern interests may have successfully acquired the last of the three nationalized banks, Keystone Bank, through

Buhari Retaining IGP To Rig 2019 Elections – Buba Galadima

Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation, Buba Galadima, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is retaining the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, beyond his term in office just to rig the 2019 elections. Galadima said this on a Lagos-based national television station programme, yesterday. “The tenure of the IGP, Ibrahim

Atiku A Product Of Faulty System – Buhari


How Buhari Govt Spent Over N623bn On Fuel Subsidy In 2018

The Nigerian government incurred N623.17 billion on petroleum products supply under-recovery cost between January and November this year, a summary of the monthly estimates of the expenditure by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has shown. The document obtained by PREMIUM TIMES was part of details of NNPC financial operations submitted to the Federation Account

2019: Why Buhari Is Confused Man – Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari telling him not to blame Nigeria’s system for his failure but to own up to his responsibilities. Atiku said this on Wednesday in response to President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement on his fight against corruption when he reacted

APC Thugs Destroyed PDP Campaign Bill Boards In Kwara

Information reaching Native Reporters is that APC youths have started destroying PDP Presidential campaign bill boards across the state. The statement available to Native Reporters reads: *OUR SILENCE IS NOT COWRADS* On the eve of the visit of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to Kwara state to launch the 10, 10 kobo cash handout to selected

Buhari Is Not Competent To Rule Nigeria – Aisha Yesufu

Foremost activist and co-founder of the Bring Back Our Girls Movement, Aisha Yesufu has taken a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari over his handling of the recent spate of killings in Zamfara state, North-West Nigeria. Aisha in a minute and 43 seconds video recording made available to our correspondent accused the President of playing the

Ganduje Awards N15bn Contract For Construction Of 2.5km Flyover

Kano State government has awarded contract worth N15.28 billion for construction of 2.8 km long flyover bridge in the metropolis. According to a statement by Aminu Yassar, the Director–General, Media and Publicity to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, the bridge would be constructed from Kofar Mata to Murtala Muhammed Way in Kano metropolis. Mr Yassar added that the contract

I Never Give Chance To Cabal, Buhari Tells Wife

President Muhammadu Buhari said that his wife’s Aisha, allegation that his government has been hijacked by cabal is false. Saying that the allegation was her business…and that it shows that he is a real democrat… Buhari went to ask that those alleging that cabal have taken over his government should come out and say those

We Have Recorded Significant Progress In Our Economy In 2018 – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari on Monday sent warm greetings to Nigerians, particularly Christians, as they celebrated Christmas, the birth of Jesus Christ. But he quickly acknowledged that 2018 was a mixed year of mindless bloodletting and the recovery of the country’s economy from recession, among other challenges. He wrote, “I felicitate with all Nigerians, particularly our Christian

13 Political Parties Adopt Patrick Obahiagbon For Senate

The Action Democratic Party (ADP) and 12 other political parties in Edo, have adopted Mr Patrick Obahiagbon and Mr Washington Osifo as their candidates for the 2019 National and State Assembly elections respectively. Naija Politico learnt that the parties, under the auspices of Progressives Registered Political Parties (PRPP), announced the adoption of the two APC