Buhari’s Return: Yahaya Bello Declares Monday Public Holiday In Kogi State

Buhari’s Return: Yahaya Bello Declares Monday Public Holiday In Kogi State

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has declared Monday, August 21 as public holiday and Thanksgiving day to commemorate the safe return of President Muhammadu Buhari from his medical vacation in London. A statement issued on Sunday in Lokoja by his Director General on Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, said the gesture was in line with the support of the Kogi people for “the renaissance of our nation by Mr. President”. “We urge Kogites to…

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Critical Issues President Buhari Will Face As He Resumes Office

Critical Issues President Buhari Will Face As He Resumes Office

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country later today, after receiving medical attention in London. The President had left the country on May 7, this year, after handing over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has functioned as Acting President. Here are 7 main issues the President will be dealing with, upon resumption of office on Monday. 1, Cabinet reshuffle Talks about the possibility of President Muhammadu Buhari reshuffling his cabinet…

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Fani Kayode Reveals Those That Chase President Buhari Out Of UK

Fani Kayode Reveals Those That Chase President Buhari Out Of UK

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode has commended the efforts of the #ResumeOrResign group for chasing President Muhammadu Buhari out of United Kingdom. Fani-Kayode, PDP chieftain, said after one night of protest outside Abuja House in London, the President finally decided to leave. Recall that yesterday, a group of Nigerians in Uk got approval to stay awake at the Abuja House, London for protest calling on the President to resume or resign. Share on:…

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South-West PDP Recommends The Expulsion Of Senator Buruji Kashamu From The Party

South-West PDP Recommends The Expulsion Of Senator Buruji Kashamu From The Party

The South West chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has recommended the expulsion of Senator Buruji Kashamu from the party. This was the resolution of the delegates to the reconciliation meeting of the party held at the government house, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, on Thursday. Members of the Lagos and Ogun state chapters of the party said Kashamu should be expelled from the party because he had engaged in anti-party activities. They also accused…

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Why We Suspended #ReturnOrResign Sit-Out –Charly Boy

Why We Suspended #ReturnOrResign Sit-Out –Charly Boy

Leader of the Return or Resign protest group, Mr. Charles Oputa, aka Charly Boy, has adduced reasons for the call-off of the protest which asked President Buhari Muhammadu to either return from his medical leave overseas or resign from office. Taking to his Instagram handle, Oputa said he and his group called off the strike because it has been misconstrued as an ethnic protest. He also corrected the impression that it was an attack on…

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Interview: I Dumped APC Because They Dumped Their Promises – Ibrahim El-Amin

Interview: I Dumped APC Because They Dumped Their Promises – Ibrahim El-Amin

Alhaji Ibrahim Al-Amin is a former chairman of the defunct All Peoples Party (APP) which later metamorphosed into the All Nigerian Peoples Party (ANPP), in Kano State, which also later collapsed into the All Progressives Congress (APC). Little joined Kano gubernatorial race in 2003 but Malam Ibrahim Shekarau picked the ticket. And, in 2015, he supported the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari. In this interview, he speaks on why he decamped to PDP from the ruling…

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Dates For The 2019 General Elections Released By INEC

Dates For The 2019 General Elections Released By INEC

Dates for the 2019 general elections has been released by the The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This was made know by the INEC chairman Prof Dawodu at the swearing in of Resident Electoral Commissioners yesterday in Abuja. He said ”As you are already aware, the Commission has fixed the date for the next General Elections. INEC Chair. The Presidential & Nat. Ass. elections will hold on 16/02/19 while Gov, State Ass. & Area Council…

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I Am Anambra State’s Next Governor – Yul Edochie

I Am Anambra State’s Next Governor – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, stormed a meeting of the Democratic People’s Congress, DPC, on Tuesday to declare his readiness to contest the Anambra election on the platform of the party. Edochie, was accompanied by another popular Nollywood actor, Chief Okwudili Oguegbu, who is also serving as his campaign manager. Mr. Edochie, popularly known as ‘Odogwu Nteje’, (Strong Man of Nteje), said he is on a divine mission to rescue Anambra people from the hands of…

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EFCC Headquarters Abuja Attacked By Gunmen

EFCC Headquarters Abuja Attacked By Gunmen

Some gunmen, Wednesday attacked the headquarters of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abuja. According to Wilson Uwajaren, spokesman of the commission, “They were not able to make their way into the complex as thus security guards on duty repelled them”. In his words “A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017, as unknown gunmen attacked the…

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UPDATE ON ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

UPDATE ON ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, on Tuesday emerged the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in the November 18 poll in the state. The governor, who was the sole contestant in the primary, polled 1,070 “yes” votes from a total of 1,092.accredited delegates. Meanwhile, the United Peoples Party, Anambra State chapter, on Tuesday  suspended two governorship aspirants in the party, Osita Chidoka and  Mr. Chudi Ofodile. Chidoka is a former Minister of Aviation…

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