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July 16, 2018 12:05 PM 2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st– The Sun News

Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed 19

July 13, 2018 8:16 PM APC crisis: Oshiomhole meets Kwankwaso, Tambuwal

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has met with former Kano State Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state, in his latest round of peace talks with aggrieved members of the party. Oshiomhole had earlier met with Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu 19

July 12, 2018 9:44 AM Atiku, Shehu Sani react to recent killings in Sokoto

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has condemned the recent attack in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Atiku, reacting said the killings of Nigerians show that Nigeria’s internal security is broken. “I’m saddened at reports of killings in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. “With thousands killed while our country 19

July 11, 2018 6:37 PM Nigeria Police Academy gives update on examination, admission [See requirements]

In continuation of admission process into the 6th Regular Course of Nigeria Police Academy (POLAC) Wudil, Kano, the entrance examination into the Academy has been scheduled to hold on Saturday 14th July, 2018. DSP Anjuguri Manzah, Police Public Relations Officer FCT Police Command, made the announcement in a statement sent to DAILY POST on Wednesday 23

July 4, 2018 7:38 AM Wike attacks Amaechi over project claim

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesome Wike has reacted to a claim by the immediate past Governor of the State, Chibuike Amaechi that he (Wike) was commissioning projects he started before leaving office in 2015. But speaking when he received the Governor of Sokoto, Aminu Tambuwal at the Government House in Port Harcourt yesterday, Wike said Amaechi did not have a meaningful 21

July 4, 2018 7:36 AM Wike a promise keeper, I’m tempted to commend him so highly – Gov. Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has described the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, as a promise keeper. Tambuwal said the Governor was committed to the development of Rivers State. Tambuwal spoke on Tuesday during a visit to Rivers State, where he also inaugurated the College of Medical Sciences building at the Rivers State University. He said, “I am tempted 22

June 29, 2018 7:29 PM Gov Tambuwal denies links with perpetrators of Plateau killings

The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has called on Nigerians to ignore a “satanic video” linking him to the killing of over 200 persons in some villages of Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau State. Tambuwal, who was on a condolence visit to the Government and people of Plateau State, alongside governors of Bauchi, Zamfara, Benue 29

June 21, 2018 11:42 AM Tambuwal appoints ex-PDP spokesman, 5 others as special assistants

The Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has appointed Alhaji Yusuf Dingyadi as his Senior Special Assistant. Dingyadi was a former Publicity Secretary of the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The appointment was contained in a statement on Thursday signed by Professor Bashir Garba, Secretary to the State Government, SSG. Other 27

June 14, 2018 6:16 PM Nigeria Immigration Deputy Comptroller-General, Raymond Jaja is dead

The Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, on Thursday announced the death of its Deputy Comptroller-General (DCG) in charge of Border Management, Mr Raymond Jaja. The service announced Jaja’s demise in a statement signed by its Comptroller-General (C-G), Mr Muhammad Babandede, in Abuja. The C-G said that the deceased who hailed from Opobo town in Rivers 24

June 14, 2018 5:46 PM Ibadan Chief Imam defies NSCIA, MUSWEN, Sultan’s order, celebrates Eid-Fitri (PHOTOS)

The Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh AbdulGaniyu Agbotomokekere on Thursday defied a directive by the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar and the Muslim Ummah of South West Nigeria (MUSWEN) by celebrating the Eid-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan fast. But, the Chief Imam despite the directive 26