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May 27, 2018 3:02 PM APC sweeps Nasarawa poll as opposition reject resultsThe Sun News

The Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has declared the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of all elective positions contested during Saturday’s council polls. Declaring the results on Sunday, chairman of the Commission Mr Henry Omaku declared that the APC won all the chairmanship positions across the North Central state’s 20

May 26, 2018 6:57 PM Bauchi Gov Abubakar begins consultation to select new deputy

Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has opened talks to choose a new deputy governor. Lukman Abubakar, his special assistant on communication, said this in a chat with DAILY POST on Saturday. “Governor Abubakar has confirmed that consultations with critical stakeholders on new Deputy Governor starts next week. “I think he is wrong. Go to the House 26

May 25, 2018 8:46 PM 3 Years in Office: Enugu Muslim community endorses Ugwuanyi for second term

Muslims in Enugu State on Friday unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwunayi for a second term in office for promoting peace, security, national unity and good governance in the state. Rising from the Jumat prayers commemorating this year’s Democracy Day held at the Central Mosque, Owerri Road, Enugu, which was attended by Gov. Ugwuanyi in company 21

May 24, 2018 2:59 PM BREAKING: Another mace snatched as lawmakers scamper for dear lives

Pandemonium enveloped the Gombe State House of Assembly, on Thursday during an attempt to impeach the Minority Leader, Ahmed Usman Haruna. It was gathered that efforts to impeach the Minority Leader failed after a physical confrontation among members which resulted in the whisking away of the House Mace, its symbol of authority. A member against the impeachment 20

May 21, 2018 8:38 AM Congress: Sokoto APC adopts Tambuwal’s aide as chairThe Sun News

The All Progressives Congress (APC), in Sokoto State, on Sunday, conducted its state congress by consensus with emergence of Hon. Sadik Isah Achida. Achida, who is the current Commissioner for Information and Home Affairs, replaces Alhaji Usman Danmadamin Isah, who has been nominated for confirmation as Commissioner by the Sokoto state House of Assembly 19

May 19, 2018 6:01 PM APC congress: Gov. Abubakar forcing Dogara to join another party – Bauchi lawmaker

A member of the Bauchi state House of Assembly representing Lere/Bula constituency, Hon. Aminu Tukur says the All Progressives Congress, APC, under Governor Mohammed Abudullahi Abubakar is forcing the House of Reps Speaker, Yakubu Dogara to dump the party for another ahead of the 2019 elections. Tukur, who spoke following the party’s state congress held in Bauchi 22

May 19, 2018 4:50 PM APC holds peaceful congress in KogiThe Sun News

The All Progressive Congress (APC) held a peaceful state congress at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja, the state capital, on Saturday. Chairman of the State Congress Committee, Alhaji Ali Mohammed Magashi, explained that a total of 1,017 delegates which cuts across the 21 local government areas of the state were accredited for the exercise. He said the party 37

May 19, 2018 4:22 AM Dangote, Ganduje, others step out for Abdusamad Rabiu’s dad burial In Kano

Thousands of eminent Nigerians, including the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, attended the funeral prayer of Kano businessman, the late Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u penultimate Friday, May 11. The respected philanthropist is the father of billionaire businessman and owner of Bua Group, Abdulsamad Rabiu. The funeral prayer was held at the Sheik Muhammad 21

May 17, 2018 7:20 PM Ramadan: Atiku addresses Muslims

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged Muslims to use the Ramadan period to pray for unity in the country. Atiku made the call in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, as Muslims the world over commenced fasting in the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting 18

May 16, 2018 3:58 AM Reps quiz Stanbic IBTC chief over N1 billion account in alleged breach of TSA policy

The House of Representatives yesterday quizzed the managing director of the Stanbic IBTC bank, Mr Demola Sogunle as to why operated an Hyprep account of over N1 billion belonging to the Federal ministry of Environment allegedly in breach of the treasury single account (TSA) policy. The House, via, it’s Mr Abubakar Nuhu Damburam led ad-hoc committee probing 16