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NPA: APC, PDP RESUME VERBAL WAR OVER N165 BILLION SAGA

Posted on: 12th May. 2021 at 7:36PM
The ruling All Progressives Congress has again resumed the word war against the opposing Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday over the unremitted N165bn of the Nigerian Ports Authority. Kola Ologbondiyan,…

OLAWEPO-HASHIM: POLITICAL LEADERS, STAKEHOLDERS MUST UNITE TO SAVE NIGERIA

Posted on: 12th May. 2021 at 6:54PM
Former 2019 Presidential candidate and Businessman, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim has called on the President and other stakeholders to work together so as to save the country from imminent disaster. Olawepo-Hashim,…

OKOROCHA URGE BUHARI TO TACKLE POVERTY, INJUSTICE

Posted on: 12th May. 2021 at 6:24PM
Rochas Okorocha, Imo State Senator, representing Imo West West that the bedrock of anger, frustration and sadness in the country is as a result of injustice and poverty. He stated…

PDP SAYS ROBBERY ATTEMPT ON ASO ROCK REVEALS BUHARI'S INCAPACITY TO SECURE NIGERIA

Posted on: 11th May. 2021 at 5:47PM
Following the recent 3 a.m armed robbery attempt on the resident of the Chief of Staff of the President, Ibrahim Gambari, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, said that it is…

INEC RECOGNISES ONLY 18 POLITICAL PARTIES

Posted on: 11th May. 2021 at 4:43PM
Following the Supreme Court judgement on Friday, the Independent National Electoral Commision announced that there is 18 political parties duly registered towards the 2023 election. This was made known on…

WIKE EXTENDS CURFEW IN RIVERS STATE OVER INSECURITY

Posted on: 10th May. 2021 at 8:03PM
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has on Monday, issued an extension of the 7 p.m to 6 a.m curfew in the 23 Local Government areas of the state over…

DSS : GBAJABIAMILA'S IMPERSONATORS ARRESTED AFTER PETITION

Posted on: 7th May. 2021 at 6:21PM
The Department of State Security Services (DSS) operatives have arrested the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila's impersonators, following the petition made by the speaker over his impersonators, recently known…

GROUP TAGS APC N2M ASPIRANTS' FEE OUTRAGEOUS

Posted on: 7th May. 2021 at 5:26PM
The forthcoming Lagos State Local Government Council election has led a pro-APC group, Lagos4Lagos to state that the N2 million nomination fee for aspirants is outrageous, noting that APC failed…

BUHARI COMMISERATES WITH ADEBOYE, MEMBERS, URGES THEM TO FIND COMFORT IN THE SCRIPTURES

Posted on: 6th May. 2021 at 4:42PM
President Muhammadu Buhari commiserates with the Redeemed Christian Church of God General Overseer, Pastor Enoch Adeboye and the members of the church on Thursday over the loss of his son,…

PRESIDENCY- RELIGIOUS, POLITICAL LEADERS WORKING WITH FOREIGN BODIES TO OVERTHROW BUHARI

Posted on: 5th May. 2021 at 4:55PM
The Buhari led administration has issued warnings to those plotting the end of the tenure claiming that religious, political bodies are working with foreign platforms to overthrow the current administration.…

DHQ REITERATES LOYALTY TO BUHARI, HAS NO INTENTION OF TAKING OVER

Posted on: 4th May. 2021 at 4:31PM
According to a statement by the Defence Headquarters on Monday, the loyalty of military lies with President Muhammadu Buhari, as the military warned politicians with intentions of ruling without the…

APC MEMBERSHIP RISES TO 40 MILLION, SAYS JOHN AKPANUDOEDEHE

Posted on: 4th May. 2021 at 3:52PM
CECPC, Caretaker Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee's Secretary, Senator John Akpanudoedehe on Monday said the All Progressives Congress membership registration has risen from 12 million to 40 million members. The…

NCCSALW: BUHARI APPROVES CENTRE, APPOINTS DIKKO AS COORDINATOR

Posted on: 3rd May. 2021 at 6:56PM
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the startup of a National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (NCCSALW) He, on Monday whilst disclosing on his official…

BUHARI, CAUSE OF STIFLING PRESS FREEDOM, SAYS ATIKU

Posted on: 3rd May. 2021 at 6:31PM
Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice-President of Nigeria has on Monday blamed President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, for intimidation of citizens' freedom of speech on social media. The ex-Vice President tweeted this…

NIGERIA WILL FLY AGAIN: WE CAN BELIEVE KUMUYI - BY FEMI ADESINA

Posted on: 2nd May. 2021 at 4:19AM
You rarely hear his voice in public when it comes to secular or controversial issues.A bruised reed shall he not break, and the smoking flax shall he not quench. He…

GARBA SHEHU: PRESIDENT BUHARI SADDENED, DISAPPOINTED IN ORTOM

Posted on: 30th Apr. 2021 at 5:00PM
Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President in Media and Publicity, on Thursday in a statement revealed that President Muhammed Buhari is disappointed and saddened over the allegations…

"BUHARI, HOPE UZODINMA, GOD HAS TOLD ME TO PROPHESY AGAINST YOU" - REV FATHER MBAKA

Posted on: 30th Apr. 2021 at 3:39PM
Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has spoken against the recent killings in South-East Nigeria, jailbreak in Imo State, and IPOB Leader's activities, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and his Eastern Security…

52 NORTHERN GROUP CALLS ON UN, OTHERS TO BACK BIAFRAN DREAM

Posted on: 28th Apr. 2021 at 2:48PM
The CNG, a coalition of 52 northern groups on Monday has asked the international communities to intervene in the final procedure of granting the Biafran dream its achievement. The body…

MASSOB: BUHARI PLANS USING PANTAMI TO ISLAMISE NIGERIA

Posted on: 28th Apr. 2021 at 2:18PM
MASSOB, The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra stated that the appointment of Pantami, Minister of Communication and Digital Rconomy was President Buhari's means of actualizing…

SEEK HELP ON INSECURITY, BUHARI, APC, OTHERS, SAYS SARAKI

Posted on: 28th Apr. 2021 at 2:00PM
Bukola Saraki, a former Senate President has along with other Nigerians impelled President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling party to request for aid over the issue of insecurity in Nigeria.…

ATIKU CALLS FOR EMERGENCY OVER ABDUCTION OF SCHOOLS STUDENTS

Posted on: 27th Apr. 2021 at 8:25PM
Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria has called on emergency actions towards the consistent kidnaps of students, noting that an end to the attacks of schools will prevent any…

GUMI STANDS AGAINST PANTAMI'S DISMISSAL, SAYS NIGERIA'LL REGRET IF HE IS REMOVED

Posted on: 27th Apr. 2021 at 7:36PM
Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, popular Islamic Scholar has advised against sacking the controversial Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, noting that Nigerians will regret his dismissal. The embattled cleric…

APC: WE WILL NOT SIT AND WATCH IMO TURNED INTO KILLING FIELD

Posted on: 26th Apr. 2021 at 6:11PM
The ruling All Progressive Congress, APC has damned the attack on Hope Uzodinma, the Imo State Governor's country home, stating that it is an attack to the government. APC also…

EZEKWESILI: BUHARI HAS SHOWN HIS STANCE ON TERRORISM BY STANDING WITH PANTAMI

Posted on: 23rd Apr. 2021 at 2:23PM
Obiageli Ezekwesili, a former Minister of Education has taken to her Twitter handle to dispute with Buhari's stance in the Minister of Communications and Digital economy, Dr Isa Pantami's case…

UZODINMA INTENDS TO DISTOOL NONCHALANT TRADITIONAL RULERS OVER INSECURITY

Posted on: 22nd Apr. 2021 at 7:30PM
The Imo State Governor, Governor Hope Uzodinma on Thursday, April 22, 2021 has declared his intention of destooling traditional rulers who act nonchalantly over the insecurity arising in their communities.…

WIKE URGES FG ALLOWS STATES TO MAXIMIZE ITS MINERALS

Posted on: 20th Apr. 2021 at 1:44PM
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on monday has impelled the Federal Government to give approval to States maximizing their resources by themselves and then paying royalty to the FG.…

OHANAEZE: IGBO PRESIDENT FOR 2023, POSSIBLE

Posted on: 20th Apr. 2021 at 1:19PM
Ohaneze Ndigbo, the Pan-Igbo socio-political group has disclosed its enthusiasm over having a South-Eastern President for the 2023 presidential election. This on Monday at a conference hosted kn Abuja was…

MASARI: BUHARI HAS NOT FAILED US, HE HAS TOLERATED RUBBISH

Posted on: 19th Apr. 2021 at 12:45PM
Bello Masari, Governor of Katsina State in a recent interview said that President Muhammadu Buhari has not failed the country and is tolerating rubbish from people contrary to what Nigerians…

PGF: APC GOVS ATTACK OBASEKI OVER 60BILLION CURRENCY PRINTING CLAIMS

Posted on: 19th Apr. 2021 at 12:22PM
PGF, the Progressive Governors' Forum has on Sunday repudiate Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki's claim that the Federal Government printed about 50 to 60 billion to bridge the shortfall in…

NOBODY CAN WIN PRESIDENCY WITHOUT RIVERS VOTES - GOV WIKE

Posted on: 16th Apr. 2021 at 2:57PM
Nyesom Wike, the governor of Rivers State says anybody running for Presidential election would need the votes in Rivers State in addition with either Lagos or Kano vote for them…

PARTY FOCUSED ON DELIVERING MANDATE, ZONING LIST FAKE - SAYS APC

Posted on: 15th Apr. 2021 at 1:33PM
Senator James Akpanudoedehe, the National Secretary of the All Progressive Congress, APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee has refuted the rumour spreading especially on social media about a fake list…

UZODINMA INAUGURATING OKOROCHA'S ADMINISTRATION ROADS, SAYS OKOROCHA

Posted on: 14th Apr. 2021 at 9:29PM
One time Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday accused the present Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, saying that he was inaugurating roads Okorocha's administration constructed. Okorocha, via…

OSINBAJO IMPELS CITIZENS TO DEDICATE TO PEACE, UNITY IN NIGERIA

Posted on: 14th Apr. 2021 at 9:18PM
Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice-President of Nigeria impels citizens to dedicate themselves to the peace and unity of Nigeria. The Vice-President who said this in a statement titled 'Ramadan is a…

WE USE MONEY TO INDUCE VOTERS IN NIGERIA, WE SHOULD REVIEW THE LAW - JONATHAN

Posted on: 13th Apr. 2021 at 11:04AM
Nigeria's ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has advised the youth to engage in politics as it controls the happenings in the world while denouncing events of the judiciary announcing the winners of…

OZODINMA: DON'T REDUCE YOUR STAKE OF PRODUCING A PRESIDENT, IGBO.

Posted on: 13th Apr. 2021 at 10:48AM
The Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, in a Summit on Sunday rede the people of Igbo to discard all activity that could possibly reduce the rate of the Land producing…

ABIOLA DIDN'T ATTAIN THE 1ST SEAT DUE TO BAD BELLE - ONASANJO

Posted on: 12th Apr. 2021 at 11:34PM
Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of Nigeria, yesterday grieved the nullification of the June 12, 1993 election which was allegedly won by Moshood Kashimawo Abiola, stating that the philanthropist could not…

GBAS GBOS BETWEEN SOWORE AND KOGI STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR WHEN HE POSTED HIS DAUGHTER'S MATRIC PHOTOS

Posted on: 11th Apr. 2021 at 10:21AM
The following posts were made by the RevolutionNow convener, Comrade Sowore and the Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Edward Onoja. It was reported that the Dep Gov had uploaded some…

FAYOSE HAS HIRED IGBOHO TO DISRUPT SOUTH WEST PDP CONGRESS - IBADAN SOLIDARITY YOUTH FRONT CRIES OUT

Posted on: 11th Apr. 2021 at 9:46AM
The Ibadan Solidarity Youth Front has unveiled plans by some elements within the party to hire thugs to allegedly cause grave harm to delegates at the zonal party Congress slated…

MUHAMMAD TO YAHAYA BELLO: DROP YOUR PRESIDENTIAL BID

Posted on: 9th Apr. 2021 at 7:58PM
Kassim Muhammad, the APC leader of the North-Central zone has requested that the Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello pigeonhole his supposed presidential ambition for the zoning of APC chairmanship…

EKUEME'S DAUGHTER JOINS ANAMBRA GOV RACE, SAYS HAS LOTS TO OFFER

Posted on: 8th Apr. 2021 at 7:17PM
Lady Chidi Alexandra Onyemelukwe, daughter of Dr. Alex Ekueme, the Second Republic Vice President, has joined the governorship race for Anambra State under the Peoples Democratic Party. Chidi who spoke…

GANDUJE : APC STILL REMAINS A MIXTURE, YET TO ATTAIN A COMPOUND PARTY

Posted on: 6th Apr. 2021 at 9:39PM
Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, Kano State Governor bewailed on Monday over the ruling All Progressives Congress which according to him is a 'mixture' party and yet to attain the status of…

IMO JAILBREAK: IPOB TO BLAME, AIMS TO CREATE FEAR, SAYS UZODINMA

Posted on: 6th Apr. 2021 at 9:15PM
Governor Hope Uzodinma, Governor of Imo State has danmed the jailbreak at Owerri Correctional Centre on Monday and the razing of the Imo State Police Command headquarters reiterating that the…

APC EXTENDS REGISTRATION, REVALIDATION BY THREE WEEKS

Posted on: 2nd Apr. 2021 at 8:11PM
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has in a statement titled "APC extends membership registration/revalidation and update exercise for three weeks", extended the membership registration/revalidation by three weeks. If statement…

THOSE PRAYING FOR NIG'S BREAKUP WILL NOT SUCCEED - OSINBAJO

Posted on: 31st Mar. 2021 at 10:04PM
By Mary Abazuo Vice-President of Nigeria Professor Yemi Osinbajo yesterday said that the country will not break up as opposed to the wishes of some proponents as those wishing Nigeria…

TINUBU CALLS NIGERIANS FOR NATIONAL UNITY, SAYS LAGOS, KANO HAVE ROLES - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 29th Mar. 2021 at 3:34PM
The All Progressive Congress (APC) National leader, Senator Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Sunday said Lagos and Kano has roles to play for the fostering of national peace. Tinubu who celebrated…

MIYETTI ALLAH - HERDSMEN WON'T BE WEAKENED BY NIG'S SECESSION..... BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 25th Mar. 2021 at 11:43AM
The fact body of Fulani herdsmen, the Miyetti Allah Kantal Hore says that herdsmen will benefit from the division of Nigeria as it states that the socio-cultural group will not…

DISMEMBERMENT OF NIG, NOT THE SOLUTION - OLAWEPO-HASHIM

Posted on: 24th Mar. 2021 at 6:00PM
By Mary Abazuo Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, one-time presidential candidate of the Peoples Trust in the 2019 general elections said respective of the consistently increasing insecurity in the country, a united Nigeria…

APC OFFERED TOO MANY OPTIONS - GBENGA DANIELS ON WHY HE DEFECTED TO APC BY, MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 23rd Mar. 2021 at 4:56PM
Gbenga Daniel, a former Ogun State Governor has given reason behind his defection from People Democratic Party to All Progressive Congress stating that the ruling APC had "too many options"…

2023: BUHARI IS FAKE, WILL NOT HANDOVER TO TINUBU- ADEBANJO

Posted on: 22nd Mar. 2021 at 7:50PM
2023: BUHARI IS FAKE, WILL NOT HANDOVER TO TINUBU - ADEBANJO By Mary Abazuo Ayo Adebanjo, the New Leader of the Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation Anifere has reiterated that the president…

OHANAEZE REBUKES PDP STANCE, CONSIDERS ALIGNMENT WITH APC

Posted on: 19th Mar. 2021 at 5:15PM
OHANAEZE REBUKES PDP STANCE, CONSIDERS ALIGNMENT WITH APC. By Mary Abazuo The acme Igbo social-cultural group, on Thursday depict the Bala Mohammed-led committee which suggested start for the 2023 presidential…

FOR FAIRNESS, SOUTH SHOULD GENERATE NEXT PRESIDENT- MASARI

Posted on: 19th Mar. 2021 at 4:29PM
FOR FAIRNESS, SOUTH SHOULD GENERATE NEXT PRESIDENT- MASARI By Mary Abazuo The Governor of Katsina state Aminu Masari says inorder for fairness to be effected the 2023 new president of…

SEYI MAKINDE- I DON'T HAVE A POLITICAL FATHER, GOD MADE ME GOV

Posted on: 18th Mar. 2021 at 6:47PM
SEYI MAKINDE- I DON'T HAVE A POLITICAL FATHER, GOD MADE ME GOV. By Mary Abazuo Seyi Makinde, the Governor of Oyo State says he has no Godfather and entered power…

EDO PDP- PRESIDENCY SHOULD COME TO SOUTH-SOUTH ZONE

Posted on: 16th Mar. 2021 at 7:54PM
EDO PDP- PRESIDENCY SHOULD COME TO THE SOUTH-SOUTH ZONE By Mary Abazuo Peoples Democratic Party, Edo State Chapter requested that leadership be brought to the South-South come 2023 presidential election…

A NEW BIAFRAN NATION LEADER EMERGES, APPOINTS 3 OFFICIALS TO KICK OFF

Posted on: 15th Mar. 2021 at 8:26AM
The agitation for a sovereign Nation of Biafra has taken a new twist as a new leader emerged on Saturday who promised to take the people of Biafra land to…

PDP PLEDGES TO STUT FG IN FIGHT AGAINST INSECURITY, REVOLT

Posted on: 12th Mar. 2021 at 9:49AM
PDP PLEDGES TO STUT FG IN FIGHT AGAINST INSECURITY, REVOLT. By Mary Abazuo Governors elected from the Peoples Democratic Party platform on Thursday vowed to support the Federal Government in…

ONI PRAISE FAYOSE, OLUJIMI PDP SEGMENTS FOR SAUGHT

Posted on: 11th Mar. 2021 at 1:52PM
ONI PRAISE FAYOSE, OLUJIMI PDP SEGMENTS FOR SAUGHT By Mary Abazuo Chief Segun Oni, former Ekiti State Governor has expressed his glee and welcome the decision of ex-Governor Ayodele Fayose…

BABAGANA MONGUNO- DIALOGUE WITH BANDITS, TERRORISTS PORTRAY FG WEAK, INCOMPETENT

Posted on: 11th Mar. 2021 at 1:34PM
BABAGANA MONGUNO- DIALOGUE WITH BANDITS, TERRORISTS, PORTRAYS FG WEAK, INCOMPETENT By Mary Abazuo Nigeria's National Security Adviser, Major-General Babagana Monguno (retired) says that dialogue with bandits and terrorist groups only…

INEC PROMISE 2023 ELECTION MUST VE DIFFERENT, SET STANDARDS FOR NEXT

Posted on: 9th Mar. 2021 at 10:14PM
INEC PROMISE 2023 ELECTION MUST BE DIFFERENT, SET STANDARDS FOR NEXT. By Mary Abazuo Professor Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in a meeting with Resident Electoral…

GOODLUCK JONATHAN SAYS 2023 PRESIDENTIAL AMBITION, MERELY SPECULATIVE

Posted on: 7th Mar. 2021 at 12:17AM
GOODLUCK JONATHAN SAYS 2023 PRESIDENTIAL AMBITION, MERELY SPECULATIVE By Mary Abazuo One-time president of Nigeria Goodluck Jonathan debunked news on his alleged intentions of battling for the 2023 presidential seat…

"THE EASY RESORT TO VIOLENCE IS UNCALLED FOR", BUHARI REGRETS CONFLICT IN GOMBE STATE - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 4th Mar. 2021 at 12:34AM
President, Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), the President of Nigeria on Sunday empathize with the massive bloodshed on trivial issues which could have been solved amicably. Buhari, via his Special Assistant on…

BANKS, OIL AND GAS, OTHERS USE FEMALE WORKERS AS CASUAL WORKERS - SENATOR AYO AKINYELURE

Posted on: 21st Feb. 2021 at 11:38PM
Senator Ayo Akinyelire sponsored the Prohibition of Casualisation Bill 2020 which was on Thursday taken into cognisance. The bill which scaled second reading referred to the Committee on Employment, Labour…

LAGOS SPEAKER, OBASA SOLICITS SUPPORT FOR TINUBU'S 2023 AMBITION - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 21st Feb. 2021 at 11:30PM
Modashiru Obasa, speaker of the Lagos state House of Assembly on Thursday said that anyone who meets the expectations as the leader of Lagos state can rule the country efficaciously.…

BUHARI TRANSMITS 2021 POLICE TRUST FUND PROPOSAL TO SENATE - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 21st Feb. 2021 at 11:08PM
The President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari transmitted the 2021 budget proposal for the Nigeria Police Trust Fund to the Senate on Wednesday for required legislative actions. The proposal was…

FEMI FANI-KAYODE VISITS GOODLUCK JONATHAN, FOLLOWING MEETING WITH BELLO, BUNNI - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 11th Feb. 2021 at 12:20AM
Femi Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation on Tuesday took to his Twitter page to reveal that he visited the former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan in his Abuja home. "My…

AHMAD LAWAN: HERDSMEN CRISES REQUIRE POLITICAL INTERVENTION - BY MARY ABAZUO

Posted on: 10th Feb. 2021 at 1:41PM
Dr Ahmad Lawan, President of the Senate has on Tuesday stated that political leaders are needed to intervene in the halting of herdsmen crises and the activities of bandits and…