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June 20, 2018 4:06 PM How Buhari, party leaders destroyed APC – Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, on Wednesday described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a lifeless party. Melaye said this while lashing out at the leadership of the ruling party. Melaye accused President Muhammadu Buhari of controlling the party like a car steering. He tweeted, “A party in power is supposed 19

June 7, 2018 10:44 AM Dino Melaye: Court allows Senator to travel to US, gives reasons

A Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Wuse, Abuja has granted Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye leave to travel to the United States, US, for medical treatment. The embattled lawmaker was arraigned before the court on May 2 on charges bordering on his alleged escape from a police vehicle in Abuja on April 24, 2018. But at the resumed hearing yesterday 19

June 6, 2018 5:35 AM Nsukka: Making fortune from palm wine

Wherever there is palmwine there is truth, so says a popular saying. From time immemorial, tens of hundreds of rural dwellers, especially in the South East, have depended heavily on palm wine tapping to eke out a living. It is therefore a common feature to see men climbing palm trees to tap palmwine. Decades ago, palm wine tappers and sellers were seen as the least 18

June 5, 2018 6:34 PM Senate screens 23 NPC nominees [Full list]

The Senate Committee on National Identity Card and National Population on Tuesday commenced screening of 23 nominees as members of the National Population Commission. The nominees are Nwanne Nwabushi, Abia; Dr Clifford Zirra, Adamawa; Mr Chidib Ezeake, Anambra; Mr Isah Buratai, Borno; Navy Capt. Charles Ogwa (rtd), Cross River. Others are Richard Odibo 21

May 30, 2018 3:42 PM Dino Melaye: PDP reacts to Senator’s defection from APC to its fold

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the defection of Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye from the All Progressives Congress, APC, to its fold. However, reacting to Melaye’s defection, PDP’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan welcomed the embattled lawmaker into the party. Ologbondiyan, who took to his official Twitter handle wrote: “This Morning 24

May 29, 2018 7:30 AM Buhari speaks on N-Power, reveals amount recovered from TSA, whistle-blowing

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said his government’s policies, including N-Power, were yielding results. In his Democracy Day speech, Buhari noted that the Whistle-Blowing Policy has helped to recover over N500 Billion. “Home Grown School Feeding Programme – About 8.2 million pupils are currently being fed from 24 States of the Federation with over 75,000 Catering 25

May 20, 2018 5:24 AM Dino Melaye mocks APC over parallel congresses

The senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over parallel congresses in some of their state chapters. Different factions of the APC have conducted their own congresses in Enugu, Imo, Delta, Kogi, etc. “Congratulations to the 72 new State Chairmen of APC. Every where na double double 26

May 19, 2018 4:50 PM APC holds peaceful congress in KogiThe Sun News

The All Progressive Congress (APC) held a peaceful state congress at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja, the state capital, on Saturday. Chairman of the State Congress Committee, Alhaji Ali Mohammed Magashi, explained that a total of 1,017 delegates which cuts across the 21 local government areas of the state were accredited for the exercise. He said the party 44

May 19, 2018 3:06 PM APC Congress: Gov. Bello’s aide emerges party’s factional chairman in Kogi

The Special Adviser to the Kogi State Governor on Political Matters, Hon Abdullahi Bello has emerged a factional chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kogi State. Bello was elected on Saturday at the State APC Congress held at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja. DAILY POST gathered that the Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello led other 19

May 16, 2018 11:51 AM BREAKING: Melaye Granted Bail

The embattled Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye has been granted bail by a Kogi State High Court sitting in Lokoja. In his ruling on Wednesday morning, the Kogi State Chief Judge, Justice Nasiru Ajana said he had considered the health situation of the third defendant, hence the need to admit him to bail with the sum of N10 million 25