Atiku Abubakar Condemns DSS Court Invasion To Rearrest Sowore

Atiku Abubakar on Friday said he experienced “extreme anguish of spirit” while watching the invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by operatives of the Department of State Service. Sowore was freed on Thursday evening, but during a court appearance on Friday (today), DSS operatives disrupted court sitting as they attempted to rearrest him. Taking […]

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Buhari leaves Nigeria for Equatorial Guinea on Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, November 29, 2019, embark on a trip to Malabo in Equatorial Guinea for a summit. After the summit, the president will return to his country home, Daura, in Katsina State for a five-day visit. Explaining the purpose of his trip to Malabo, the presidency on Thursday, November 28, 2019, […]

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APC member calls for amendment of constitution to allow Buhari contest third term

Charles Enya, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi state, has filed a suit, seeking the amendment of the constitution to allow President Muhammadu Buhari get another term in office. According to Daily Trust, Enya, who served as organising secretary to Buhari during the 2019 general election, filed the suit (FHC/AI/CS/90/19) before […]

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Buhari travels 47 days in just 171 days since his second term

After spending over 400 days in office on foreign trips, most were although for medical treatment of an undisclosed ailment in the UK, in his first four years in office, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has embarked on several foreign trips in his first few months as his second term began. Since he was sworn in […]

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El-Rufai Kneels, Begs For Forgiveness of Governor Yahaya Bello

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State went all out on Thursday, going down on his knees to canvass support for Governor Yahaya Bello’s re-election bid. El-Rufai who is also the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Gubernatorial Campaign in Kogi State made the gesture at a mega rally held for the governor in the state […]

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APC governors give Oshiomhole ultimatum to resign

The Progressives Governors Forum has asked the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman Adams Oshiomhole to convene a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting to address the party’s challenges or resign his position. “It is either Comrade Oshiomhole respect the provision of the party constitution and convene superior organ meeting to deliberate on all our challenges, or […]

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Buhari Will Seek A Third Term In Office – Femi Falana

Human Rights Lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has been working against the media to prepare the grounds for the launch of his third term campaign. According to him, Nigeria has gone to the dogs and only the media can assist us. He believes the President […]

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My parents never believed in educating the girl child — Bauchi gov’s wife

The wife of Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State, Aishatu, said on Saturday that she never went to school in her parent’s house and that she had no formal education as of the time she married her husband because her parents never believed in educating the girl child. Speaking in Bauchi at the ‘Naija Youth […]

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Oba of Lagos, Obaseki, Edo Varsity Chancellor Attacked at Oshiomhole’s House

Damaged vehicles after thugs attacked Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, and other guests at the the residence of former Governor of Edo State and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.) The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and […]

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Buhari leaves For UK on 2-week Private Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday departed Makkah via Abdulaziz International Airport Jeddah for Unitted Kingdom after he successfully performed the Lesser Hajj. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the President left Makkah for Jeddah at about 1.30pm (local time) while his presidential aircraft took-off for London at exactly 3.05pm. The departure was after all […]

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Anytime I Call God, He Always Picks My Calls – Dino Melaye

Maybe, it’s not be a good period for the member representing Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye, as the court has sacked him as a lawmaker and ordered a fresh election in his constituency, he still keeps his head up, despite the turbulent period. Stepping out for the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) campaign rally ahead of […]

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Zahra Buhari: My Hausa is not fluent, I attended schools with White children

Zahra Buhari Indimi, daughter to President Muhammadu has revealed she is unable to speak Hausa language fluently, to the shock of Nigerians. Zahra made this revelation at a BBC Hausa event while announcing the winners of a literary competition. Muhammadu Buhari hails from Daura, a typical Hausa community in Katsina state while Aisha, his wife […]

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No Donation Has Come To Us, Onitsha Fire Victims Lament

Victims and landlords of last week fire disaster in Onitsha, Anambra State, have cried out that they have not received any money or donation from th numerous Nigerians who visited the scene to commiserate with them. This was made known to newsmen when victims who disclosed this when they stormed the office of Chairman of […]

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Nigeria to import doctors from Europe, United States

Health Minister Osagie Ehanire said yesterday that Nigeria would employ the services of medical experts from Europe and America. The disclosure came at a time that some stakeholders are expressing concern about the migration of health workers from the country. Ehanire said officials of the ministry were in touch with foreign embassies for specialists who […]

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Buhari orders release of N600 billion for capital expenditure

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday said he has ordered the release of N600 billion for capital expenditure in the next 3 months “The Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning has been directed to release N600 billion for Capital Expenditure in the next 3 months,” Buhari said in his Independence Day broadcast. Buhari had budgeted […]

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Why Buhari didn’t hand over to Osinbajo when he travelled in April

President Buhari said it is not constitutionally compulsory for him to hand over power to the Vice President. President Muhammadu Buhari has explained why he didn’t hand over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, when he travelled to the United Kingdom on a private visit from April 25 to May 5, 2019. The president said […]

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Buhari removes Festus Keyamo as Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs

Festus Keyamo, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN) who was initially announced as the minister of state for Niger Delta affairs, is now the minister of state for labour and employment. According to a statement issued on Tuesday by Willie Bassey, director of information at the office of secretary to the government of the federation, […]

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How I Was Maltreated In DSS Detention – Sowore

The co-convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr.Omoyele Sowore, who has been in the detention of the Department of State Services (DSS) since August 3, 2019, has accused the DSS of maltreating him. The National Legal Adviser of African Action Congress (AAC), the political party on whose platform Sowore contested the presidential race in this year’s general […]

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You’re too small to diminish me, Peter Obi tells Ngige

The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the February general elections, Mr. Peter Obi,  has said the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige cannot diminish him. He said Ngige’s achievement as the governor of Anambra State was too little to erase his (Obi’s)  achievements and reputation before the people of  […]

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Pastor Tunde Bakare declares himself Nigeria’s next president

A video of senior pastor and founder of Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare, with claims that he will be Nigeria’s next president has been widely shared on social media platforms and media reports as a recent video. Two separate reports published on Monday, 23 by news platforms, Vanguard and Legit, claimed that the politician pastor […]

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