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We Have Proven We Can Contain Boko Haram – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said his administration has demonstrated the ability to contain the activities of Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria, especially in the North East. The President who is in Turkey said the improved security situation in the region was an eloquent testimony to the efforts of his administration in combating terrorism since he came into office in May 2015. ...

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Jonathan hits Buhari, says APC is govt of lies, propaganda

As the countdown to the December 9 elective national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) begin, Nigeria’s immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Thursday took the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to the cleaners, saying the All Progressives Congress (APC) government is being run on lies and propaganda. Speaking in Abuja  Thursday while receiving in audience one of the national chairmanship ...

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Jonathan accuses APC of propaganda

      Former President Goodluck Jonathan has lashed out at the present administration, saying that the ruling All Progressives Congress runs a government of lies and propaganda. Jonathan stated this in Abuja on Thursday while receiving one of the chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof Tunde Adeniran at his private residence. Jonathan insisted that the PDP, which controlled government at ...

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EFCC to take over assets belonging to Patience Jonathan’s foundation, former first lady fights back, accuses EFCC of abusing judicial process

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, filed a motion before the Federal High Court in Abuja, seeking to take over assets belonging to Ariwabai Aruera Reachout Foundation owned by wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience. EFCC, in an ex-parte motion that was signed by its lawyer, Mr. Benjamin Manji, applied for an order of interim attachment/forfeiture ...

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Edo PDP To State Government: Stop Calling Pensioners Miscreants, Pay Them Their Money

Chris Nosa Nehikhare SPS, PDP   The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has described recent attack on the state pensioners by the Head of Service as “unkind and mischievous”. The state Head of Service, Mrs Gladys Idahor called the protesting retirees miscreants.   In a press statement signed by Mr. Chris Nosa Nehikhare, Publicity Secretary of ...

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Forum Of PDP States Chairmen Ends Its Meeting In Uyo, Issues A Communique, Passes Vote Of Confidence On NCC, PDP Govs

Group photo of the PDP states chairmen who attended the Uyo meeting, on Wednesday, 18th Oct, 2017 A meeting of the Forum of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP State Chairmen was held yesterday, October 18, 2017, in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.   The meeting which was presided over by the Chairman of the Forum of PDP State Chairmen in Nigeria, and ...

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NPA vs INTELS: Reps divided along party lines

INTELS is hiring Nigerians and if they must cancel that concession, they must follow due process (Hon. Sergious Oseasotie Ogun, PDP, EDO)     Lawmakers in the House of Representatives were, yesterday, divided along party lines over allegation of unlawful termination of concession agreement between INTELS Nigeria limited and the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA. The issue of legality or otherwise ...

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2019: APC’ll adhere to constitution on Buhari’s ambition

Ahead of the 2019 general elections and the raging debate as to whether to give an automatic return ticket to President Muhammadu Buhari, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said it would abide by its rules in the choice of its next presidential candidate. Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State disclosed this, yesterday, in Abuja shortly after an expanded ...

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PDP Chairmanship: Daniel as chair‘ll kill the party- Kashamu

 Senator Buruji Kashamu  Senator Buruji Kashamu (PDP, Ogun East) has said it would amount to “a monumental disaster” if former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel is elected National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the December 9 convention.  Reacting to Daniel’s official declaration to contest the position, the lawmaker said Daniel was the least qualified among those ...

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President Buhari Arrives In Turkey For D-8 Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Turkey where he will be participating in the ninth summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday. The President arrived at the Esenboğa International Airport in Ankara, the country’s capital at about 6:20 pm (Nigerian time) on Wednesday. He was received by Nigeria’s Ambassador to Turkey, as well as the Governor of Ankara and ...

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