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September 21, 2018 6:33 PM Oyo 2019: APC clears Buhari’s minister, Adebayo Shittu despite NYSC saga

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committee on Friday cleared the Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu for the gubernatorial primary in Oyo State. The go-ahead clearance given to Shittu to contest the primary election of the ruling party in the Pace Setter State is coming few days after a revelation was made that the lawyer-turned-politician 16

September 20, 2018 6:08 PM APC governorship aspirant steps down for Buhari’s in-law, gives reasons

Markus Gundiri, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State, has pulled out of the race and joined forces with President Muhammadu Buhari’s in-law, Mahmood Ahmed. Gundiri disclosed this at the farm house of Babachir Lawal, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, in Hong, Adamawa, on Thursday. He promised 24

September 20, 2018 4:34 PM Rotimi Amaechi gets another appointment from Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi as the Secretary/Director General of his campaign team. This was contained in a statement signed by Buhari’s spokesperson, Garba Shehu, on Thursday. A terse statement sent to DAILY POST said Amaechi will subsequently appoint other members of the Buhari-Osinbajo 20

September 20, 2018 10:58 AM Tambuwal carpets APC, Buhari govt at PDP parley

A presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Aminu Tambuwal, on Wednesday met leaders of the South-West geo-political zone. The Sokoto Governor told PDP supporters and delegates at the Osun state secretariat, Wednesday evening, that there is the urgent need to provide a credible alternative that will oust the All Progressives 23

September 20, 2018 8:19 AM What Tambuwal said about suspension of Nigeria Air

Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Wednesday made the disclosure while addressing newsmen. According to Sirika, the decision to suspend the procurement of Nigeria Air, was taken at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Reacting,cTambuwal in a post on his Twitter page, queried the Buhari-led government for wasting money worth N1.5bn belonging 24

September 18, 2018 5:08 PM Osun guber: Don’t vote candidate who dances ‘disco’ – Oshiomhole tells electorate

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday cautioned people of Osun State against voting a candidate who will “turn the government house to a disco house.” Oshiomhole said this while addressing APC rally in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The APC Chairman said the eight years of the APC-led administration 20

September 18, 2018 1:58 PM Buhari storms Osun for APC mega rally

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday stormed Osogbo, the Osun State capital. Buhari is in the state to participate in the mega rally organised to support the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Gboyega Oyetola, ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election. Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad disclosed this on his Twitter 22

September 18, 2018 5:28 AM Fani Kayode reveals one good thing about Buhari

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation has compared President Muhammadu to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan. When asked on the difference between past administration and Buhari’s, the PDP Chieftain in an interview on Arise Tv on Monday said, ”Comparing Goodluck Jonathan to Muhammadu Buhari is like comparing Jehova God, the Lord Jesus Christ and the Living 22

September 17, 2018 6:04 AM Presidency reacts as EFCC tells Customs to watch, arrest Fayose

The Presidency has reacted to a letter by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), instructing the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, to monitor and arrest Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose anytime he wants to run away from the country. Reacting to the development, Buhari’s Aide on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie on her Twitter page called 23

September 17, 2018 5:58 AM Fani-Kayode attacks EFCC, Buhari for placing Fayose on watch list

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to a letter by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), instructing the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, to monitor and arrest Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, anytime he wants to run away from the country. Fayose, who enjoys immunity from prosecution as a governor is set to appear 24