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August 17, 2018 6:46 AM What Aisha Buhari told Nigerian military

The Wife of the President, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, has paid tributes to officers and men of the Nigerian military. Aisha said the country could not pay them enough for the survival of the country. Aisha spoke at a two-day national conference, organised by the Defence and Police Officers’ Wives Association, DEPOWA held at the National Defence College 18

August 15, 2018 2:16 PM How Osinbajo exposed Buhari ‘as being responsible’ for SARS brutality – Aisha Yesufu

Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of the BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, has reacted to the directive by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo ordering the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to overhaul the management and activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) with immediate effect. Yesufu said the directive by Osinbajo indicates that President 16

August 14, 2018 8:25 PM Osinbajo, Oyedepo, Dogara, Ortom, others hail Paul Enenche at 50 [PHOTOS]

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Reps, Samuel Ortom, Benue State governor and many others were among the dignitaries that stormed Abuja on Monday for the 50thbirthday anniversary of Dr. Paul Enenche of Dunamis International Gospel Centre. The event, which 21

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 22

August 8, 2018 12:08 PM NASS siege: Buhari’s aide reveals what president would have done

Babafemi Ojudu, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, has dismissed speculations that his principal would not have acted decisively on the Tuesday’s siege on the National Assembly, just as Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo did. “Many of you don’t seem to know President Buhari at all. He is not that kind of person (that 23

August 8, 2018 5:29 AM NASS: Senator Shehu Sani speaks on DSS siege

Senator Shehu Sani (APC/Kaduna Central), has described the siege on the National Assembly, as an “affront on democracy and an assault on freedom”. The siege, by officials of the Department of State Security (DSS), lasted several hours until the Director-General of the SSS, Lawal Daura, was sacked by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. In his reaction, Senator 17

August 7, 2018 11:23 AM Akpabio’s defection: Why I won’t rejoice yet – Don Etiebet

Former Minister of Petroleum and caucus leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Akwa Ibom State, Chief Don Etiebet, has said the defection of former Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio is still a rumour until he personally confirms he has truly decamped. Akpabio, a two-term PDP governor of Akwa Ibom state, is expected to defect 21

August 7, 2018 5:44 AM 30 Senators hold ‘midnight meeting’ to impeach Saraki, Ekweremadu

No fewer than 30 All Progressives Congress (APC) Senators allegedly gathered in the wee hours of Tuesday morning to finalize plan to impeach Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy Ike Ekweremadu. A source told DAILY POST that the alleged meeting was held around 12:30am in Abuja. The lawmakers were said to have allegedly met with Lawal Daura 18

August 6, 2018 7:29 AM Defection: PDP speaks on Akpabio’s defection to APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the speculations on defection of the Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The party said it was not aware of the moves by the former Akwa Ibom State governor. The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, told Daily Sun, yesterday that Akpabio 15

August 5, 2018 8:43 AM PDP Members Jittery As Akpabio Plans Defection To APC

There were indications that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is in serious talks with the Minority Leader in the Senate, ex-Governor Godswill Akpabio; a move that has unsettled the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Akpabio might defect to the APC any moment from now once the “terms” are wrapped up, THE NATION learnt yesterday. The APC is upbeat about 20