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December 9, 2018 3:30 PM 2019: Why gathering of politicians against Buhari is divine – Keyamo

Spokesman of the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation, Festus Keyamo, SAN, has suggested that it was the will of God that some bigwigs of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, dumped the party and President Muhammadu Buhari. According to him, it was divinely designed that most politicians Nigerians have been complaining about are now converged 15

December 9, 2018 10:23 AM Jubril of Sudan: Nnamdi Kanu reveals why Apostle Suleman, Adeboye are not true prophets, hails Oyedepo

But, reacting, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital and New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi described The cleric as a ‘hater of Buhari,’ questioning why the cleric would go to a far length to discredit Buhari. Also reacting to Oyedepo’s statement, Kanu in a live broadcast on Saturday said the pastor’s reaction was an example of how religious 17

December 9, 2018 10:08 AM 2019: Osinbajo, Atiku, Jonathan meet [PHOTOS]

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN his wif,e Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, yesterday, met with former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan; and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The politicians met at the Interdenominational commendation service of Madam Goldcoast Dickson Mama Gogo, mother of the Gov. Seriake 16

December 9, 2018 6:42 AM 2019: Ben Bruce reacts as Peter Obi’s account gets frozen, attacks EFCC

Ben Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East has condemned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for freezing the account belonging to Atiku Abubakar’s running mate, Peter Obi. The Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) had on Saturday in a statement cried out over the stoppage of transactions on all accounts belonging to its Vice presidential 13

December 9, 2018 5:52 AM Flights suspended as FAAN withdraws services

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has notified airlines of the withdrawal of its services to Osubi Airport, Warri, Gombe Airport and Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2) over alleged indebtedness. Arik Air’s Communications Manager, Mr Adebanji Ola, confirmed the development in a statement issued in Lagos on Saturday to NAN. The statement 16

December 9, 2018 5:30 AM FIFA Women’s World Cup 2018: Nigeria in tough group with France, Norway

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have been drawn in Group A alongside hosts France, Korea Republic and Norway, for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. The draw took place at the La Seine Musicale on Boulogne-Billancourt in Paris, where the opening game will take place. South Africa, who have qualified for their first tournament, will face Germany 16

December 8, 2018 8:37 PM 2019: I have no preferred presidential candidate – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that he has no preferred candidate in the forthcoming general elections. Obasanjo said he would not tell Nigerians to vote or not to vote for any particular candidate, but should vote wisely. Obasanjo, who some people believed had decided to support Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples 21

December 8, 2018 11:29 AM Immigration recovers 700 PVCs from non-Nigerians

The Nigeria Immigration Service has said it retrieved more than 700 voter cards, from non-Nigerians living in the country. The Comptroller-General of NIS, Muhammad Babandede, disclosed this at the 2018 NIS award presentation in Abuja on Saturday. According to Babandede, the service was fully involved in the election process, to ensure that no foreigner 18

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 21

December 8, 2018 6:24 AM Buhari approves NYSC, Law school for National Open University graduates

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Amendment Act, to allow the institution to operate as all other universities in the country. With the assent, graduates of the NOUN can now participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and the Nigerian Law School. Presidential Assistant on National Assembly 21