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September 21, 2018 8:17 PM 2019: Abubakar reveals his enemies, warns INEC, politicians

Former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, on Friday, said he will forever be an enemy of anyone that tried to hinder the democratic development of Nigeria or plunge the country into crisis. He also appealed to politicians to be more conciliatory in their public utterances, while warning the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to support 16

September 21, 2018 6:33 PM Oyo 2019: APC clears Buhari’s minister, Adebayo Shittu despite NYSC saga

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committee on Friday cleared the Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu for the gubernatorial primary in Oyo State. The go-ahead clearance given to Shittu to contest the primary election of the ruling party in the Pace Setter State is coming few days after a revelation was made that the lawyer-turned-politician 16

September 21, 2018 6:29 PM FRSC gives update on 2018 recruitment as screening begins Monday

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Friday asked applicants for the 2018 recruitment into different cadres to check their emails for updated information on the exercise. Screening and physical fitness assessment will hold in all state capitals from Monday 24 to Saturday 29 September, 2018. According to a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer 16

September 21, 2018 6:25 PM Femi Bamigboye: Saraki reacts to death of former Kwara Governor

Senate President Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the death of First Military Governor of Kwara State, Brigadier General Femi David Lasisi Bamigboye. Saraki, in a post on his Twitter page, applauded the contribution of the late Bamigboye to the development of Kwara State. In a condolence message, he wrote: “Rtd. Brigadier General Femi David Bamigboye, led Kwara 17

September 21, 2018 12:59 PM BREAKING: Former Kwara governor, Bamigboye is dead

First Military Governor of Kwara state, Brigadier General Femi David Lasisi Bamigboye is dead. The retired General died at the age of 78 in Lagos after a brief illness. David Bamigboye is an Igbomina man from Omu Aran, Irepodun Local Government Area of the state. His younger brother is Theophilus Bamigboye, a retired military officer. Bamigboye ruled 17

September 21, 2018 10:58 AM Osun guber: Davido’s uncle, Ademola speaks on stepping down for Omisore

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in this Saturday election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has insisted that he has not stepped down for the candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Senator Iyiola Omisore. Adeleke maintained that the report of him stepping down for Omisore was false. In a statement by his spokesman 22

September 21, 2018 10:14 AM Stella Oduah dumps APGA, returns to PDP

Stella Oduah, the Senator representing Anambra North, has returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). But in a statement released by her media office on Friday, Oduah said she discovered that APGA’s ideology was a mirage. The former Aviation Minister said she felt the party “had sound ideological leanings native to Igboland”. The statement reads 20

September 21, 2018 9:19 AM Rap mogul, Suge Knight to bag 28 years jail term

US rap mogul, Marion “Suge” Knight has pleaded no contest to a voluntary manslaughter charge over a hit-and-run accident in 2015. According to the BBC, the Death Row Records founder made the plea to avoid charges of murdering of one man and attempting to murder a second with his pick-up truck in Los Angeles. The incident happened after an argument over the making 22

September 21, 2018 7:16 AM 2019: PDP bars BoT members from supporting president aspirants – Jibrin

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Board of Trustees, BoT, Senator Walid Jibrin, has warned its members against aligning with presidential aspirants before its primaries. Jibrin, who spoke at a meeting with PDP presidential aspirants on Thursday night, said members of the BoT should remain as the conscience of the party, hence they should 23

September 21, 2018 5:59 AM APC primaries: Nnamani, Sylva, Mamora, others head screening, appeal committees

Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Thursday in Abuja inaugurated legislative screening and appeals committees for the party’s 386 Senate and 1,587 House of representatives aspirants. According to the ruling party’s revised timetable, the primaries will begin next Tuesday. Oserheimen Osunbor, Clement Ebri, Timipre 22