Shettima, Osinbajo, Ganduje, Akande, others to discuss transitional politics in APC

December 13, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Vice President Kashim Shettima, former Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), his predecessors and governors of the ruling party are scheduled to discuss transitional politics next week. The APC leaders will gather at a public presentation of a book authored by the immediate-past National Vice Chairman of the party (North-west), Salihu Moh Lukman, in Read More

CBN @65: VP Shettima, Cardoso, others to speak at Cowries to Cashless lecture and launch

November 5, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Vice President Kashim Shettima and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Yemi Cardoso, are among eminent personalities scheduled to appraise the existence of CBN in the last 65 years. It is believed that in the last 65 years of CBN in Nigeria, the banking landscape has witnessed tremendous changes, strategic reform: Increase in capital requirements, number Read More

Updated: Tinubu, Shettima qualified to contest 2023 presidential election, PEPT strikes out APM’s petition

September 6, 2023 Kehinde Osasona, Abuja 0

The presidential election petition tribunal Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by the Allied People’s Movement (APM) against the election of President Bola Tinubu. The Justice Haruna Tsammani-led panel dismissed the petition while ruling in a preliminary objection filed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tinubu, Kashim Shettima and Kabiru Masari, who were 1st to Read More

Pictures: Shettima, Abass observe #EidPrayer in Abuja

June 28, 2023 Admin III 0

Vice President, Kashim Shettima, on Wednesday, was joined by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Tajudeen Abbas, to observer Eid prayer in Abuja. They were also joined by the Deputy Senate President, Sen. Barau Jibrin, with other Muslim faithful at the National Eid ground in Abuja for Eid prayers.

Breaking: Shettima decorates acting IGP Egbetokun [PICTURES]

June 20, 2023 Admin III 0

Vice President, Kashim Shettima, on Tuesday decorated the acting Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun. President Bola Tinubu had announced the immediate replacement of Usman Baba, who was previously appointed by former President Muhammadu Buhari in 2021. Egbetokun becomes the 13th Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police since 1999. Details loading

Tinubu’s inauguration: APC rallies Natives’ support for smooth transition

April 27, 2023 Admin III 0

Ahead of May 29th inauguration of the new President, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has rallied support of a pro-democracy group, The Natives, for the smooth transition between between President Muhammadu Buhari and the incoming administration of the President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The Natives with over twenty million members across the country, comprises of all the tribes, ethnic nationalities Read More

Presidency: APC unveils Renewed Hope Ambassadors to mobilise votes for Tinubu 

February 7, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has launched the Renewed Hope Ambassadors of Nigeria under the directorate of Civil Society Organisations of its Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) to take message of its campaign manifesto across the country. The Ambassadors are expected to mobilise votes nationwide, sensitive the voters and preach the message of hope as it contained in the manifesto Read More

Presidency: APC launches ‘Thinking Caps’ App to woo youths for Tinubu

February 1, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the general elections, the Presidential Campaign  Council of the ruling All progressives Congress (APC) has launched an application titled: The “Thinking Caps” to bridge knowledge gap among the young Nigerians, especially the millennials. The app, among others, is also expected to educate, provide vital information and publish the requisite capacity to think out of the box and provide Read More

North-east APC group blasts Keyamo over ‘cheap blackmailers’ comment, rejects Shettima

January 14, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Some youths of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on the aegis of the North-east APC Stakeholders Forum has blasted the spokesman of the party’s Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) Festus Keyamo, for describing them as ‘cheap blackmailers’ over their stand against the vice presidential candidate of the party, Kashim Shettima. The group, however, insisted that it has withdrawn their support Read More

North-east APC youths withdraw support for Shettima over mass defection to PDP

January 12, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Some youths of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on the aegis of the North-east APC Stakeholders Forum said they have withdrawn their support for the vice presidential candidate of the party, Senator Kashim Shettima, for allowing massive defection into the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In a statement released Thursday in Abuja, signed by its Chairman, Hon. Shaibu Baffa Tilde, Read More

VIDEO: Watch as Shettima mocks Peter Obi, calls him ‘Giringori’

November 11, 2022 Admin III 0

The Vice presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Kashim Shettima, has referred to the Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi as a popular comedy character, Giringori.Shettima stated this at a political meeting recently. In a video making the rounds on social media, Shettima could be heard saying;”Peter Giringori Obi. I call him Giringori. Giringori is my play Read More

2023: Competence, track records ‘ll determine Nigerians’ choice of next President – GATS

September 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

An independent campaign group for the emergence of the Tinubu-Shettima ticket in the 2023 Presidential election on the aiges of Grand Alliance for Tinubu-Shettima 2023 (GATS-2023), has said Nigerians will place emphasis on the political attestations of various presidential candidates in arriving at their choice in the 2023 election. In a statement sent to Blueprint from London Thursday by the Read More

Kashim Shettima: Dress doesn’t diminish the man

August 24, 2022 Admin III 0

The past 48 hours, have seen an explosion of stories, pictures, videos and memes, about Kashim Shettima, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the APC. These have been directly sourced, from his dressing, at the conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, in Lagos, on Monday. For the social media denizens, it was an opportunity to humour a leading Nigerian politician, as Read More

Dressing code: Onanuga berates Shettima’s critics at NBA conference 

August 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Director, Media and Publicity of the Tinubu Presidential Campaign Council, Bayo Onanuga has criticised Nigerians who attacked the vice-presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Kashim Shettima’s outfit at the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) Annual General Conference. Shettima was dragged by a section of Nigerian tweeps for wearing an oversized suit and sneakers combo and not unbuttoning Read More

Breaking: Church leaders at Shettima’s unveiling show proof of ordinations, ministries 

July 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Bishops and Clerics whose attendance at the formal unveiling of former Borno Governor, Senator Kashim Shetiima, as the running mate to APC’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, sparked media controversy and insinuations of sponsored impersonation have offered proof of their status as ordained clerics and founders of Christian ministries. The Christian leaders also clarifying the widespread misunderstanding that Read More

Shettima unveiling: I didn’t invite fake Bishops – Tinubu

July 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has responded at critics who accused his team of hiring street urchins and dressing them as Christian clerics during Wednesday’s unveiling of his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima in Abuja. The former Lagos state governor, however, denied the claims. In a statement through his campaign organization, Tinubu Read More

Breaking: Coalition of Bishops, Pastors storm Shettima’s unveiling as Tinubu’s running mate

July 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Contrary to the position of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), a coalition of Bishops and some pastors have arrived at the Musa Yar’adu centre, venue of the official unveiling of Senator Kashim Shettima as the vice presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The Bishops in their numbers were seen dressed in their cassock. CAN had rejected Read More

2023: APC national stakeholders make U-turn, rally support for Tinubu/Shettima ticket 

July 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Stakeholders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who had initially rejected the idea of Muslim-Muslim ticket by its presidential candidate Bola Tinubu, has changed its position, asking party leaders to close rank for victory in 2023. The group had rejected the idea of Muslim-Muslim ticket, urging APC presidential candidate to consider a competent Christian from the North Read More