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January 16, 2019 7:04 AM Presidential debate: They want to disgrace Buhari, it’s not by force to attend – Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has noted that the much anticipated presidential debate is not by force for President Muhammadu Buhari to attend. According to him, the President talks to Nigerians almost on daily basis and should not be crucified for failing to attend the debate. Buhari’s political 41

January 15, 2019 8:26 PM Buhari launches new Nigerian passport with 10-year validity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, launched a new enhanced security Nigerian passport with 10 years validity. Buhari performed the ceremony at a meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The FEC meeting was held a day earlier, to enable the President participate in the All Progressives Congress (APC) rallies 25

January 14, 2019 5:57 PM INEC begins recruitment ahead of 2019 elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has commenced recruitment to fill some ad-hoc positions, ahead of the forth coming general elections. INEC disclosed that interested Nigerians can apply for the role of registration Area Technology support. In a tweet on its verified Twitter handle, the electoral umpire said applicants can also apply 19

January 13, 2019 7:22 PM 2019 election: Archbishop of Lagos tells Nigerians candidates to vote

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has advised the electorate to vote into power, in the 2019 general elections, those they could trust. Martins gave the advice at the solemn dedication ceremony of St John’s Catholic Church, Igando, Lagos. He said that voters should not engage in selling of their Permanent Voter Cards 21

January 10, 2019 5:51 AM Why Buhari, Atiku will lose presidential election – Moghalu

Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) says he would defeat the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Feb. 16 presidential poll. Moghalu, at a town hall meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, said that Nigerians were “tired of recycled politicians’’ and that the Peoples Democraric Party (PDP) was not an option 29

January 9, 2019 10:31 AM Publish proof of any shady deal involving my wife, son – Buhari dares Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerians with proof of any shady deals involving his wife, Aisha and son, to make such evidence public. Buhari, speaking on Arise TV, said Nigerians with allegations against his wife and son being involved in corrupt acts should publish it with proof. The President described as unfair, allegations that he was protecting 26

January 8, 2019 7:31 PM Tension as MC Oluomo is stabbed during APC rally in Lagos

There is tension in some parts of Lagos State, after Musiliu Akinsanya, an official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), popularly known as MC Oluomo, was stabbed in the neck during a rally organized on Tuesday, for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Among those that were hit by the bullet 20

January 8, 2019 7:17 PM 2019: Buhari reveals why he doesn’t want state police, says Lagos richer than Federal Government

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Lagos State is richer than the Federal Government. President Buhari said while revealing why he does not want to be a part of State Police, even though it was a good initiative. The President spoke in an interview with Arise TV aired on Monday night. He said, “It may be more efficient, which was why I congratulated 21

January 8, 2019 10:27 AM What Nigerians should do to governors owing salaries in 2019 – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians not to re-elect state governors in 2019 who failed to pay civil servants salaries in their first terms. Buhari said Nigerians’ votes should go to those who are competent and would deliver. Buhari stated this in an interview with the Hausa service of the Voice of America, which was aired Tuesday morning 23

January 7, 2019 7:46 PM 2019: APC reacts as Court restrains INEC from recognizing its candidate in Rivers

The All Progressives Congress (APC), said it was studying the Federal High Court ruling, restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognising any of its candidates for the forthcoming general elections in Rivers State. DAILY POST had reported that a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt on Monday restrained INEC from recognising 24