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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 5:23 AM Ojezua warns APC not to negotiate with R-APC, speaks on Saraki, Dogara leaving party

The Edo State chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Anslem Ojezua, has warned the party against negotiating with the factional Reformed All Progressives Party (R-APC). Ojezua, who spoke in Benin yesterday, said that it would not be proper for the party to negotiate with an illegal body. He said that the APC’s constitution provides for conflict 23

July 5, 2018 6:13 PM Oshiomhole in closed-door meeting with Reps APC caucus

The Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole, Thursday, met behind closed doors with some APC members of the House of Representatives. Oshiomhole arrived the venue of the meeting, Room 034, New Building, White House wing of the National Assembly Complex by 3:00pm, and was accompanied by the Speaker and the Leader 25

July 3, 2018 5:40 PM National Assembly protest: Saraki identifies ministers, APC governors as sponsors

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has identified ministers and governors in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, as those who sponsored the protest against the National Assembly members on Tuesday. The Senate President stated this on the floor of the senate on Tuesday after Barnabas Gamade, senator representing Benue north-east, drew the attention 21

July 2, 2018 7:00 PM Herdsmen killings: Gowon tells Buhari what to do

Former Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to identify, arrest and deal with those responsible for the various killings across the country. Gowon stated this while speaking in Katsina State during a two-day North West zone, Nigeria Prays event. He said Nigerians needed to come together and condemn 23

July 1, 2018 1:49 PM 2019: I won’t spoil my family’s name – INEC chairman, Yakubu

The Independent National Election (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has again assured that the 2019 election will be free and fair. He said this during an interaction with political editors of media organisations on Saturday in Lagos. “If there is anything I am going to leave INEC with is my reputation as academic. I am going back to my academic 26

June 27, 2018 1:39 PM NASS To Visit Plateau Over Killings – Dogara

The National Assembly said it was planning to pay a condolence visit to Plateau State. The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, said this in an interview with State House correspondents after a meeting he and the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, had with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday 24

June 25, 2018 3:51 PM Kebbi police presents N11m to families of slain officersThe Sun News

The Kebbi State police command, on Monday, presented N11 million cheques to families of 10 police officers who lost their lives in active service in Kebbi State. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ibrahim M. Kabiru who presented the cheques said the officers lost their lives while servicing in Kebbi State between 2015 and 2017. The deceased officers 31

June 20, 2018 12:11 PM JUST IN: Buhari signs 2018 Appropriation Bill into lawThe Sun News

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 appropriation bill containing budget estimates as approved by the National Assembly into law. This was even as he has raised concerns about the National Assembly tinkering with the budget of major projects, announcing that he will send supplementary budget soon. He signed the budget at about 12 noon on Wednesday 25

June 18, 2018 5:32 AM 2019: Forum vows to unseat Bauchi Governor, Abubakar

A group, the Bauchi State Consultative Forum has vowed to unseat Governor Mohammed Abubakar in 2019. This is also as the group has warned people it described as mischief makers to desist from dragging Reps Speaker, Yakubu Dogara to the mud. Chairman of the Forum. Mr Paul Landi said these in an interview with DAILY POST. He said, “it is not civil for Abubakar 23