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January 13, 2019 5:18 PM Saraki reacts to attack on his residence

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted to the attack on his Agbaji Ilorin family residence by thugs. DAILY POST had reported that political thugs reportedly working for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State on Sunday attacked the Agbaji Ilorin family residence of Saraki. They opened fire on residents of the area, wounding at least 11 persons 25

January 8, 2019 7:31 PM Tension as MC Oluomo is stabbed during APC rally in Lagos

There is tension in some parts of Lagos State, after Musiliu Akinsanya, an official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), popularly known as MC Oluomo, was stabbed in the neck during a rally organized on Tuesday, for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Among those that were hit by the bullet 20

November 28, 2018 6:15 AM Akwa Ibom: How Gov Udom Emmanuel invaded State Assembly with thugs – Factional Speaker, Ntuen

The Speaker of the five member faction of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon. Nse Ntuen, has alleged that the State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, personally invaded the State Assembly with thugs. In a live telephone conversation with the factional Speaker, which was monitored by DAILY POST on AIT, Hon. Nse Ntuen, explained that the five factional 30

November 27, 2018 1:35 PM Fani-Kayode reacts to alleged impeachment moves against Akwa Ibom Speaker, Gov. Emmanuel

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode on Tuesday urged Nigerians to resist the All Progressives Congress, APC, tyranny. He said this while reacting to reported moves by five APC members of the State House of Assembly to impeach the Speaker and the Akwa Ibom state Governor, Udom Emmanuel. Reports had it that five APC lawmakers were plotting 31

November 18, 2018 6:03 AM APC vs PDP: Saraki speaks on Kwara bye-election

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has spoken on the Kwara bye-election which held on Saturday. Saraki hailed them for defying the alleged intimidation and siege laid by security agents and thugs allegedly invited into the four LGAs by the APC. He said: “The public should note that today’s #KwaraByElection was simply between PDP and security agents 27

November 12, 2018 6:01 PM Ondo Assembly crisis: Lawmakers relocate to Ibadan, seek Buhari’s intervention

Eighteen Ondo State lawmakers, who effected a leadership change in the State House of Assembly have alleged threats to their lives. Seven of them were allegedly beaten up and injured, last Friday, when members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, invaded the assembly, after the Speaker, Bamidele Oloyelogun, and his Deputy, Ogundeji 36

October 14, 2018 9:47 AM Tambuwal’s convoy attacked, one killed

The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that one other person who was injured during the incident had been hospitalised. The governor was received 32

October 11, 2018 7:13 PM NASS security: Reps resolve to provide guns for Sergeant-at-arms

The House of Representatives on Thursday resolved that Sergeants-at-arms in charge of security within the National Assembly complex should be armed. The lawmakers, therefore, resolved that members of the security outfit should proceed for the arms training and that firearms should be procured for them to better secure the National Assembly. The resolution 31

September 7, 2018 4:03 PM APC drowning with a spear – Makarfi

A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant, Ahmed Makarfi on Friday urged members of the opposition party to use their “brains” in other to defeat the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC. Makarfi, a former PDP Caretaker Committee Chairman also described APC as a party of “drowning men.” The former Kaduna State governor 35

August 24, 2018 1:52 PM Bayelsa Govt Imposes Curfew On Twon Brass — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

The Bayelsa Government on Friday imposed a curfew on Twon Brass in the Brass Local Government Area of the state, where three were killed on Aug. 15. The Deputy Governor of the state, Rear Adm. Gboribiogha Jonah retired, told a news conference in Yenagoa that the curfew would last from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily. He condemned the killing, which was blamed 31