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Buhari condoles with Goje over wife

By Abdullahi M. Gulloma Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Sen. Danjuma Goje over the passing on of his wife, Hajiya Fatima Yelwa Goje. In a letter of condolence to the former Gombe state governor, delivered by the federal ...

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PDP, APC have failed Imo people – Ehirim

Former chairman of Owerri Municipal Council on the platform of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Oshieze Vincent Ehirim, says the party and the current ruling party in the state, All Progressives Congress (APC) have failed Imo people. According to him, it ...

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LG poll: ADP slams N350,000 nominations fee

The Action Democratic Party (ADP), has described as outrageous the N350,000 nomination fee stipulated by the Plateau Sate Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), for candidate vying for chairmanship in the February 2018 Local Government Councils elections in the state. State chairman ...

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EYC plans to promote Nigerian youths

By Binta Shama Abuja President, ECOWAS Youth Council (EYC), Mr. Emmanuel William, has unveiled the plans of the association to identify and promote young Nigerians who have contributed to the service of humanity. William disclosed this recently in Abuja while ...

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KNSG, Indonesia to partner on food processing

By Bashir Mohammed Kano Kano state government will create enabling environment for Indonesian investors to invest in the state’s agricultural sector, towards revamping food production for local consumption and export, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has disclosed. He said Kano “will ...

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Yobe approves N1bn for capital projects

By Musa M. Buba Damaturu The Yobe state executive council meeting, presided over by Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, yesterday, approved capital projects across the state to the tune of over N1billion. Briefing journalists after the meeting, the Commissioner for Home Affairs, ...

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Gbenga Daniel accuses EFCC of persecution

A national chairmanship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has described his ongoing trial by the Economic and Financials Crimes Commission (EFCC) as persecution and not prosecution. Daniel, a former governor of Ogun state spoke Wednesday ...

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NEC meeting: Has APC survived implosion?

  Before the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) held its due National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting last week, political analysts had foreseen  chaos in the party, but the APC proved them wrong as it staved off impeachment moves against the ...

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Ojougboh accuses Okowa of mismanaging N1trn

By Amaechi Okwara Asaba The former vice chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Cairo Ojougboh, has accused Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, of mismanaging N1trilion received from federal allocation and Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). Dr. Ojougboh, who ...

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Assembly commends PDP, ENSIEC on council poll

  By Raphael Ede Enugu The Enugu State House of Assembly (ESHA) Tuesday commended the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Enugu State Independent National Electoral Commission (ENSIEC), for conducting a peaceful local government election last Saturday. Speaker of the ...

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10 Zamfara parties endorse Marafa for gov

By Sanusi Muhammad Gusau No fewer than 10 opposition political parties in Zamfara State have unanimously endorsed Senator Kabir Garba Marafa to contest the 2019 governorship election under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A statement signed by ...

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Anambra guber: Northern youths back Ezeemo

Northern youths resident in Anambra State have backed the candidate of the Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA) in the forthcoming governorship election, Mr Godwin Ezeemo. They said the resolve to support Ezeemo was borne out of many developmental strides, which they ...

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Buhari urged to forget 2019

  By Bode Olagoke Abuja Former Special Adviser on Project to ex-Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano state, Engr. Mauzu Magaji, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to consider the adverse effect ...

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‘Labour’ll appraise 2018 budget’

By Moses John Abuja President of the Nigerian Civil Service Union (NSCU), Kiri Mohammed, said yesterday in Abuja that the Congress “will critically appraise the budget presented to the National Assembly yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari. Kiri, who is the ...

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Edo NMA begins strike Friday

By Patrick Ahanor Benin City Edo state chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has said that it would begin a three-day warning strike from November 10, 2017, over the government refusal to fix “problems” confronting the health sector. The ...

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