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October 14, 2018 5:45 PM APC vs PDP: Wike speaks on Atiku’s chances against Buhari in 2019

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, will dethrone the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government in 2019. He spoke at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Sunday during a Special Thanksgiving Service for the successful hosting of 2018 PDP National 25

October 14, 2018 11:29 AM Buhari reacts to death of Justice Edozie

President Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to a former Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, Justice Dennis Edozie, describing him as an accomplished jurist who diligently applied the law in principle. Buhari in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja, condoled with the family of the deceased jurist 20

October 14, 2018 8:32 AM EPL: Manchester United to land Aaron Ramsey at third attempt

Manchester United are hoping to land Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey at the third attempt. Ramsey is set to quit the Emirates next summer, after the Gunners withdrew a contract offer that had been on the table. The move has put Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward on high alert, after two failed attempts already to land the midfielder. Former United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson 28

October 13, 2018 9:58 AM Monaco confirm Thierry Henry as new manager

Henry will take his first steps into management at the club where he began his professional career and has signed a three-year contract. “In the first place, I thank AS Monaco for giving me the opportunity to coach the team of this club which is so special to me. “I am very happy to come back to AS Monaco and extremely determined to meet the challenges 20

October 11, 2018 7:04 PM Saraki’s aide reacts as Obasanjo meets Atiku, Oyedepo, Sheikh Gumi

Special Assistant to Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on International Relations, Bamikole Omisore, has reacted to the meeting of political bigwigs with former president, Olusegun Obasanjo. Writing on Twitter, Omisore posted an image of Obasanjo, former vice-president Atiku Abubakar, Sheikh Gumi and called it a “welcome development”. “Any gathering that brings 21

October 11, 2018 12:18 PM BREAKING: Ekiti Speaker, Deputy impeached

The Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon Kola Oluwawole and his D, Mr Sina Animaun have been impeached. The impeachment was carried out this afternoon by 14 members of the House. According to a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Stephen Gbadamosi, those who carried out the ‘illegality’ were provided police cover and they prevented 17

October 10, 2018 3:35 PM Ayade reinstates appointees who resigned to contest primaries

Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade has approved the reinstatement of all appointees in his government who resigned their positions to contest the just concluded party primaries, but lost. A statement issued in Calabar, Wednesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Christian Ita, directed the affected appointees whose appointments were not subjected 21

October 10, 2018 10:23 AM Benue: Why Akume is after me – Gov. Ortom reiterates

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has warned Senator from the North Western part of the state, Goerge Akume against godfatherism in the state. Ortom warned that the type of godfatherism being practised in Lagos State will not work in Benue State. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and ICT, Tahav Agerzua, the governor said Akume, who was a former 18

October 8, 2018 3:01 PM You’re loaded with ethnic hatred – Buhari’s aide blasts Fani-Kayode

Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital, New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi, has described former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode as “one of the most bigoted humans on earth”. Ogunlesi made the statement in a post on his Twitter page criticizing the former minister for his statements against Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria. “Fani Kayode (FFK) 30

October 8, 2018 12:02 PM Okupe speaks on Saraki’s defeat at PDP convention

The former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, has declared that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki was never meant to emerge as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Saraki, who was a leading PDP Presidential aspirant had lost the party’s ticket to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar over the weekend 22