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April 21, 2018 4:13 PM Atiku Abubakar speaks on ‘marrying second wife in Dubai’

Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar has spoken up on rumours making the rounds that he married a second wife last weekend in Dubai. The ex-vice president, in a statement by his media office on Saturday, dismissed such reports as blatant lies. The statement explained that Atiku was in Dubai with family and Obi of Onitsha to grace the wedding ceremony 18

April 20, 2018 9:42 AM Russia 2018: Don’t play for Barcelona again until after World Cup – Ruggeri tells Messi

Ex-Argentina World Cup star, Oscar Ruggeri has advised forward, Lionel Messi not to play again for Barcelona until after the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Ruggeri, a former Real Madrid star, wants the 30-year-old to call Barca’s president, Josep Maria Bartomeu and inform him that he wants to dedicate his time for the Albiceleste before the World Cup kicks 21

April 19, 2018 9:44 AM How Buhari mortgaged future of Nigerian youths – Fayose

Fayose, writing on his Twitter page, stated that the future of youths in the country was “mortgaged by past leaders like President Buhari”. He wrote: “Nigerian youths are hardworking, intelligent and enterprising. Their future was mortgaged by past leaders like President Buhari, who had everything at their beck and call as youths. “I imagine the youths 24

April 18, 2018 5:50 PM What Atiku said about thugs snatching mace at Senate

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has described the invasion of the Senate chamber by hoodlums and the carting away of the mace as a ‘dangerous precedent and an assault on Nigeria’s democracy by anti-democratic elements’. Reacting to the incident Atiku told newsmen in Abuja that, “I am utterly embarrassed, shocked and outraged by this ugly development 26

April 18, 2018 4:56 PM Saraki reacts to hoodlums’ snatch of Senate mace

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has commended the leadership and all members of the Senate for standing up firmly in defence of democracy and the rule of law with their decision to defy those who mobilized an attack against the Red Chambers of the National Assembly in which the mace was forcefully taken away. Saraki, speaking from Washington where he is attending 21

April 18, 2018 11:57 AM Vice President Osinbajo presides over scanty FECThe Sun News

Only a handful of ministers were present at Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in the United Kingdom for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). At 11.02 a.m., when the meeting commenced, only 18 ministers 20

April 17, 2018 2:30 PM NMA declares JOHESU 'illegal'The Sun News

JOHESU: The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has dismissed the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) as an illegal body that should not be accorded any recognition by Nigerians. It said the threat by JOHESU to commence indefinite strike by midnight, on Wednesday, was uncalled for because their demands were driven by envy. NMA President, Prof. Mike Ogirima 22

April 17, 2018 11:24 AM Festus Keyamo Appointed Spokesperson Of Buhari 2019 Campaign

Legal Practitioner and Human Rights Activist, Festus Keyamo SAN has been appointed as the Director, Strategic Communications (Official Spokesperson) for President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 Presidential Campaigns. The appointment is contained in a letter dated 16th April, 2018 and signed by the Director General of the Buhari 2019 Campaign Organization 22

April 16, 2018 7:11 PM IBB hosts PDP chairman, Secondus in Minna [PHOTOS]

Uche Secondus, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday met with former military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, famously known as IBB. The meeting between the leadership of the former ruling party and Babangida took place at the latter’s Hilltop Mansion in Minna, Niger State. In a tweet, Secondus said the meeting 19

April 16, 2018 6:18 AM Ohanaeze shortlists Ozobu, 2 others as Nwodo’s replacement

The Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, has announced the shortlist of three names for possible replacement of the embattled President-General of the apex-Igbo socio-cultural organization. However, in a statement obtained by DAILY POST on Sunday, three persons have now been shortlisted for his replacement. They are all from Enugu State, same as Nwodo. The position 20