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August 9, 2018 3:30 PM Benue account: What EFCC should rather focus on – Shehu Sani

The Senator representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani has advised that the Economic and Financial Crimes and Commission, EFCC, should be focused on fighting corrupt individuals rather than freezing state government’s accounts. The Kaduna lawmaker disclosed this on his Twitter page, warning that collective punishment stalls governance 64

August 6, 2018 5:51 PM Nigeria may be ruined after 2019 – Ex-NERC boss, Sam Amadi

Dr. Sam Amadi, former Chairman of the National Electricity Regulation Commission (NERC) has declared that “it looks like Nigeria will be ruined after 2019”. He made the comment on his Facebook page in reaction to the gale of defections in recent weeks. Amadi lamented that defections from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party 75

August 5, 2018 2:48 PM 2019: Why Igbo should support Buhari's re-election bid, by Okorocha– The Sun News

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has stated that the Igbo have every reason to support the-re election bid of President Mohammadu Buhari. According to the governor, “In the election of 2015, Igbo never gave him the support he deserved. We were the least in the six geo-political zones in the support for Buhari in 2015 and that has left a political 36

August 2, 2018 2:22 PM Defections: Saraki, Tambuwal, others honest, those in APC corrupt, afarid of Buhari – R-APC

The Chairman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC, Buba Galadima, has said those running from President Muhammadu Buhari are honest Nigerians. He said this during the opening of the secretariat of the Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, in Abuja. He also noted that those who defected from the All Progressives Congress Congress, APC, are honest 63

August 2, 2018 10:43 AM Ghanaian president swears in new electoral commission chair– The Sun News

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has sworn into office a new chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC). He said it was the quality of their work that would reassure Ghanaians that the country’s democratic system of government would be properly nurtured by an electoral system that allowed the voices to be plainly and loudly heard. The swearing-in 54

August 1, 2018 7:10 AM Ekweremadu: Buhari harasses opposition, protects thieves in APC – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has decried what it called the harassment of the Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, opposition leaders, and dissent voices by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led-Federal Government. The party, in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Tuesday in Abuja, accused the government 42

July 31, 2018 8:10 AM Buhari reveals what will happen to recovered illegal assets

President Muhammad Buhari has said all recovered illegally acquired assets would be sold. The President said this while responding to a question during an interactive session with the Nigerian community in Togo at the Nigerian Embassy. He said when the recovered assets were sold, the money would be paid into the country’s treasury. Senior Special Assistant 35

July 31, 2018 6:51 AM Benue: Buhari’s aide, Sagay rubbishes attempt to remove Governor Ortom

Professor Itse Sagay, Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has described attempt by eight APC lawmakers to remove Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom on Monday as a joke. DAILY POST reports that the ongoing crisis in the state house of assembly took a new turn on Monday as eight lawmakers served an impeachment notice 33

July 30, 2018 11:23 AM BREAKING: Kano Assembly Impeaches Speaker

The Speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Abdullahi Atta, has been impeached. About 27 lawmakers on Monday morning signed the impeachment notice which was served to the Speaker upon his arrival at the House. The former Speaker is being accused of incompetence, corruption, and failure to carry other members of the Assembly along. The Major Leader 120

July 25, 2018 5:47 AM Presidency reveals those opposing Buhari

The Presidency on Tuesday disclosed why some Nigerians are opposing President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad on his verified Twitter page, said those fingered in corruption charges, amongst others, were in opposition of the president. He also cited politicians who lost their second term ambition 43