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September 15, 2018 6:01 AM El-Rufai makes new appointment

Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-rufai has approved the appointment of AIG Mohammed Murtala Abbass as Special Adviser in Security/Coordinator, Operation Yaki. This was contained in a statement issued to newsmen in Kaduna on Friday and signed by the Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity. According to the statement 20

August 24, 2018 5:50 AM How we felt when Ortom, Tambuwal, Ahmed dumped APC for PDP – Okorocha

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Thursday described the defection of some governors of the All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party as painful. He said this in Daura, Katsina State when he led other APC governors to visit President Muhammadu Buhari to felicitate with him in the spirit of the season. Okorocha said: “We had wished 25

August 23, 2018 3:56 PM More APC Governors Visit Buhari In Daura — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

More governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have visited President Muhammadu Buhari at his hometown in Daura, Katsina State. The visit comes barely 24 hours after Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, and his Plateau State counterpart, Simon Lalong, among other dignitaries paid homage to the President. President Buhari told the delegation 40

August 21, 2018 12:04 PM Buhari Treks 800 Metres Back Home After Performing Eid el-Kabir Prayer In Daura, — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

President Muhammadu Buhari joined thousands of Muslim faithful to observe the two raka’at Eid el-Kabir prayer in Daura, Katsina State on Tuesday. Buhari performed the annual sacrifice of slaughtering of the ram immediately after the prayer session and trekked for over 800 metres from the prayer ground to his private residence amidst chanting of `Sai Baba’ 22

August 17, 2018 6:17 PM Omokri slams Oshiomhole over comment that government houses should not be occupied by entertainers

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has taken a swipe at the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole over his statement that “government houses should not be occupied by entertainers”. The former media aide, while reacting to Oshiomhole’s statement, posted a photograph of him dancing during the rally 45

August 15, 2018 8:36 AM Nigeria To Receive Yellow Fever Vaccines From WHO

12 million doses of Yellow fever vaccines have been pledged to Nigeria in 2018 and another 19 million in 2019 by The World Health Organisation (WHO) to support Nigeria’s campaign against the disease Ms Charity Warigon, WHO Communications Officer, said in a statement in Abuja. Warigon said that it would ensure all persons aged nine months to 45 years 21

August 13, 2018 7:04 PM Presidency mocks lawmakers over National Assembly ‘drama’

The Presidency has urged the National Assembly members to stop their “drama”. Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity stated this when he addressed State House correspondents in Abuja on Monday. He was reacting to the outcome of last Saturday’s polls in Bauchi, Katsina and Kogi states, where candidates of the All Progressives 21

August 13, 2018 7:47 AM APC claims third National Assembly seat in 24 hours

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the bye-election in Bauchi south senatorial district, securing its third National Assembly seat in 24 hours. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had earlier announced candidates representing the ruling party, winners in Katsina north senatorial district and Lokoja/Kogi federal constituency 24

August 12, 2018 11:19 AM APC Wins Senatorial Election In Katsina

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Babba Kaita as the winner of the Katsina Senatorial Bye-election. Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Hudu Abdullahi, declared the candidate of ruling party as the winner of the election 37

August 9, 2018 1:39 PM Osinbajo In Daura, Visits Emir

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, met the Emir of Daura, His Royal Highness, Farouk Umar Farouk at his palace in Katsina State. According to Laolu Akande, the media aide of Osinbajo on his Twitter handle, @akandeoj, the Acting President went to the state to headline the State Senatorial election campaign rally in Daura and paid a visit to the Emir. During 24