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PDP is finished if we pick wrong chairman – Jonathan

      A former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has advised members of the Peoples Democratic Party no to make the mistake of making wrong choice of National Working Committee  members at the December convention. Jonathan gave the advice when he received an aspirant for the party’s national chairmanship position, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, at his residence in Abuja on Tuesday. He cautioned ...

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Kanu’s co-defendants seek separate trial as Fani-Kayode asks Army to produce Kanu

The Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, ordered Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, a Jewish High Priest, Emmanu El-Shalom Oka BenMadu, and an accountant, Tochukwu Uchendu, to appear before it on November 20 to explain the whereabouts of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. The court maintained the trio, who stood surety for the IPOB leader, ...

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Kachikwu vs Baru: Senate postpones probe, to begin next week

THE planned probe of Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, over alleged award of $25 billion contract without due process, insubordination and abuse of office as contained in the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu’s leaked letter to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Senate has been postponed.   Kachikwu and Baru Speaking, ...

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$5.5bn loan: World Bank has confirmed our fears — PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the warning issued by the World Bank against the rising dept profile of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration was a confirmation of its earlier warning, last week, to government to shelve the move. The party stated this, yesterday, in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye. The party, which a ...

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God Forbid, Says Obasanjo About Return To PDP (VIDEO)

  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said God forbid that he returns to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, saying if he does so, it is like the proverbial dog returning to its vomit. Obasanjo said during a visit by a delegation led by chairman of the PDP, Ahmed Makarfi, at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta, Ogun state, on Tuesday. ...

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President Buhari To Attend D-8 Summit In Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari will Wednesday depart for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday, October 20, 2017. Prior to the D-8 Summit, President Buhari, at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, would participate in an official working visit to Ankara, the capital city. This was contained in a statement ...

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Senate To Buhari: Sack Fashola, Appoint Separate Minister Of Power

Nigerian Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a separate Minister of Power to oversee the activities in the sector, which currently has Mr. Babatunde Fashola as minister. The Upper House said with the privatisation of the sector, the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, is rapidly expanding its project implementation activities, rather than limit its role of providing policy ...

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I Wonder How Workers Feed Their Families, Buhari Tells Governors

‘I Wonder How Workers Fjeed Their Families’, Says Buhari In Meeting With Governors President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances. The President was also worried about the welfare of the workers who he said have not been paid for months, despite interventions by the Federal Government. ...

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Gov Yahaya Belllo Of Kogi Kicks Start 2nd Term Mobilisation For PMB, Says Kogi people want Buhari beyond 2019,

Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has reiterated the determination of the people of the state and Nigerians in general to ensure President Muhammadu Buhari continues his “good work for the nation beyond 2015”. Addressing a cross section of the media in Abuja, Sunday, Bello said President Muhammadu Buhari remains the “unbeatable candidate for the APC”.   “We are a ...

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Buhari receives 12-yr old that financed his election with N5,785

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Monday, received a twelve-year old girl, Nicole Benson that contributed N5,785.00, which she saved from her lunch and pocket allowance for the president’s election campaign in 2015, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.   The President also received two other young admirers who have shown high interest in his administration, and prayed for his recovery during ill health. ...

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