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December 26, 2018 3:49 PM Lawmakers who booed Buhari at NASS behaved like animals, tolerate them – Sagay tells Nigerians

Professor Itse Sagay SAN, Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), on Wednesday said senators and Reps members, who booed President Muhammadu Buhari when he presented the 2019 budget in National Assembly, behaved like animals. Sagay said the action of the lawmakers did not come to him as a surprise as they only demonstrated 80

December 16, 2018 4:54 PM Why NASS should boycott Buhari’s budget presentation — CUPP

Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has called on members of the National Assembly, to boycott presentation of the 2019 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement by its first national spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, on Sunday, the coalition said the step was necessary to show resentment to the Buhari administration 79

December 15, 2018 10:10 AM Fani-Kayode hails Peter Obi for knocking out Osinbajo, others

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to Friday night’s vice presidential debate between Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the VP candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Peter Obi and other candidates. DAILY POST had reported that on Friday night, five candidates contesting for the vice presidency, engaged in a debate 81

December 8, 2018 5:54 PM Shehu Sani reacts as Nuhu Ribadu bags international award on anti-corruption

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, has congratulated the pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Nuhu Ribadu, for his Global Anti-Corruption award. Ribadu bagged the outstanding award on anti-corruption campaign, which was administered by Doha, Qatar-based think tank, Rule of Law and Anti-corruption 71

December 8, 2018 5:52 PM Nigerian leaders should be like Ribadu – Buhari hails ex-EFCC chairman on global recognition

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Malam Nuhu Ribadu, for winning the Anti-Corruption Lifetime Achievement Award. The President noted that being one of eight recipients from five continents of various categories of the Award organised by the prestigious Sheikh Tamin Bin Hamad 53

December 8, 2018 6:31 AM 2019 presidency: Okupe blasts PDP reveals why party will never rule Nigeria again

Ditan Okupe, the son of former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, has given reasons the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will never produce a president in Nigeria again. According to Ditan, whose father in an ardent supporter of the PDP and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the party failed Nigerians in 16 years of its reign 80

November 29, 2018 1:47 PM BREAKING: Court sends SUBEB Chairman to 41 years imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State, has sentenced the Chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Murtala Adamu Jengebe to 41-year in imprisonment. Nigerian leading anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) disclosed this via its official Twitter handle, @officialEFCC on Thursday 60

November 25, 2018 9:55 AM Boko Haram: What Buhari must do now – SERAP reacts to killing of soldiers

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a commission of inquiry to investigate the spending of defence and military budgets between 1999 and 2018 in order to promote transparency and accountability in the sector. SERAP said the probe would ensure that the funds meant for military 79

November 24, 2018 9:44 AM What Jimi Agbaje said about Nigeria disintegrating

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has urged Nigerians against calling for the disintegration of the country but to clamour for good governance through restructuring. According to him, without restructuring, there can be no democratic society in the country. He said this yesterday at the Nnamdi 63

November 23, 2018 6:52 AM ‘My Transition Hours’- Jonathan’s ex-aide hits back at Presidency

Reno Omokri, the former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has fired back at the presidency over statement countering claims of corruption in President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. The Presidency said the allegation lacked empirical evidence to back the claims and that the 16 years of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was a waste, especially 82