Security agencies were in a frenzy of activities in Abuja from early Sunday when Radio Biafra, the controversial mouthpiece of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) returned to the airwaves with a 6.am to 7.am broadcast announcing the shocking sack of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu as IPOB leader. That announcement sacking Continue Reading
The Christian Association of Nigeria has denied endorsing the presidential ambition of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose. The statement quoted CAN’s Director of National Issues, Bishop Stephen Adegbite, as stressing that “it is not in the organisation’s character to endorse politicians but to pray to God to choose the Continue Reading
Sokoto, Katsina state governors pay condolence visit to Bola Tinubu whose eldest son died yesterday (Photos)
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina and Sokoto state counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal, paid a condolence visit this morning to the National Leader of their party and former Lagos state governor, Bola Tinubu, who lost his eldest son, Jide. Jide died yesterday, November 1st in a Lagos hospital.
bola tinubu. President Muhammadu Buhari put a telephone call through to Asiwaju Tinubu to offer his deepest condolences to the Tinubu family over the loss of Jide. Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari has joined his party chieftain Bola Tinubu to mourn the demise of his son Jide. Tinubu, a chieftain of Continue Reading
President Muhammadu Buhari has just written the House of Representatives seeking to present the estimates of the 2018 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, November 7. All things being equal, the 2018 budget will be presented to the joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, Continue Reading
APC national leader, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu has lost his first son, Jide Tinubu. Late Jide was a law graduate of the University of Liverpool, England. He obtained a Masters degree in Maritime Law from the University of London and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1999. Details Continue Reading
APC national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has dispelled the rumour of an existing cabal in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet, saying it was both myth and fake news. Tinubu spoke with State House Correspondents after a closed door meeting with Buhari ahead of the party’s caucus meeting in Abuja. On whether Continue Reading
Former Governor of Gombe State and member of the Senate, Danjuma Goje, has lost his wife, Yelwa. The death was announced on Monday in a statement issued by his son, Ahmed Mohammed Goje, on behalf of the family. The statement read, “With gratitude to Allah (SWT), I regret to announce Continue Reading
Last night the President and Vice President had a private dinner with senate president, Bukola Saraki and Speaker Yakubu Dogara at the State House. Also present last night were Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, SSA-P NASS (Senate), Ita Enang and SSA-P NASS (HOR) Sumaila Kawu.
Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano, first lady of Anambra state was spotted in the market buying food items just weeks before the 2017 gubernatorial election. Her husband, Governor Willie Obiano will be contesting in the state’s next governorship election which will take place on the 18th of November.
Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose’s white Mercedes Benz G-Wagon has caught fire in Lagos, while in motion. Fayose’s spokesman, Lere Olayinka, revealed that the SUV, said to be worth N44m caught fire while being driven to the airport on Tuesday. Fayose was not in the vehicle. According to a statement Continue Reading
The death of a director in the Kogi Civil Service, who committed suicide, has drawn the attention of the House of Representatives to the non-utilisation of bailout funds and the non-payment of salaries in Kogi state. The House of Representatives has mandated its Ad Hoc Committee on Bail-out Funds to Continue Reading
The last has not been heard about Governor Ibikunle Amosun alleged infidelity with a certain female corp member who deliver a set of twins for the governor. The governor on Friday threatened to fish out those purveying rumours and falsehoods against him, and have them sent to jail.He was speaking Continue Reading
Some stakeholders in the oil sector are expressing concern, following the planned award of a $2.317 billion gas pipeline contract from the North-Central to North-West by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The anxiety is coming against the background of feelers in the sector that “a consortium well connected in Continue Reading
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar says despite fighting a civil war the Igbo have been able to rebuild their region, but that the north still has mud houses. He spoke on the background of the need for Nigeria to be restructured. Addressing a coalition of youth groups under the aegis of Play Continue Reading