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January 8, 2019 10:27 AM What Nigerians should do to governors owing salaries in 2019 – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians not to re-elect state governors in 2019 who failed to pay civil servants salaries in their first terms. Buhari said Nigerians’ votes should go to those who are competent and would deliver. Buhari stated this in an interview with the Hausa service of the Voice of America, which was aired Tuesday morning 23

December 17, 2018 4:32 PM Girl dies after being detained by hospital over unpaid medical bill

A sickle cell patient identified as Onyinye Ezeanyika this morning died in a mission hospital in Onitsha, after being detained by the hospital management over unpaid accumulated bills. DAILY POST gathered that Onyinye had been detained for one year and six months by the hospital, after she and her family were unable to pay a bill of N1.2million given 27

November 23, 2018 8:01 AM Electoral Act: Presidency gives update on bill Buhari rejected thrice

Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Ita Enang, has assured that the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill is receiving due presidential attention. He said the bill, which was passed for the fourth time on Oct. 23 by the Senate and transmitted for assent on Nov. 8, was being looked into. “It was transmitted on Nov. 8. So it is receiving 33

November 1, 2018 7:25 PM Ganduje: Fourth video of Kano governor allegedly collecting bundles of dollars emerges [VIDEO]

A fourth video has surfaced online showing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, allegedly receiving wards of dollar bills believed to be bribe. In the video, Ganduje could be seen receiving stacks of dollar bills while a voice was heard saying “so far, we have received a total of $145, 000.” The video showed Ganduje, speaking with his guests while 30

July 12, 2018 11:40 AM Can Obj, Atiku’s CUPP Serve Nigeria A Hot Cup Of Coffee? By Fredrick Nwabufo

In Nigeria, alliance politics is a historical staple. In the 1960s, the NCNC and NPC forged an alliance to stabilise the newly independent country. But the marriage segued from harmony to divorce. The skirmishes among the political parties – NCNC, NPC and AG – heightened the political temperature of the country to a frightening degree, and eventually 32

July 8, 2018 1:22 PM Shehu Sani reveals how Buhari, National Assembly can settle rift

Senator Shehu Sani, who represents Kaduna Central Senatorial District, has proposed solutions to the long-running feud between President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and members of the National Assembly. In a Facebook post he titled, ‘Immediate recipe for peace between the Presidency and the Parliament’ on Sunday, Sani identified at least seven 29

July 5, 2018 2:11 PM Community drags BEDC to court for non-supply of electricity Community drags BEDC to court for non-supply of electricity

Residents of Edjemuoyavwe community in Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State, have dragged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) to court over alleged oppression. The community, in the suit number HCH/29/2018, before the state High Court, Oghara, demanded explanation as to why they had been in total darkness for over seven 50

July 4, 2018 7:23 AM Nigerians applaud Mikel Obi for playing against Argentina despite father’s kidnap

Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi seems to have won the heart of Nigerians following the release of his father from the den of kidnappers. Mikel Obi, speaking on his father’s release, revealed that he was told his father had been kidnapped before the Super Eagles team played against Argentina in the ongoing World cup. Nigerians have taken to social media 35

June 29, 2018 6:27 AM Buhari signs two new bills into law

Presidential Liaison to the National Assembly (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, told State House Correspondents that the new laws were the Medical Residency Training Act, 2018 and the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (Establishment, Etc) (Amendment) Act, 2018. According to Enang, the medical law enacts and regulates the Medical Residency 34

June 28, 2018 5:14 AM Akwa Ibom: We’re not rubber- stamp lawmakers -LawrenceThe Sun News

From the time we went into office, we embarked on empowerment programmes like scholarships and paying stipends to some of our constituents, for example, in my case, I have over 35 people I pay allowance to from inception till date. Last month we paid bursary to about 300 students from my constituency. On this one, the state assembly is seen to be the peoples’ 34