European Union Denies Favoring Buhari Over Goodluck Jonathan During 2015 Elections

European Union Denies Favoring Buhari Over Goodluck Jonathan During 2015 Elections

The European Union (EU) has denied favouring President Muhammadu Buhari above other candidates during the 2015 Presidential Elections in Nigeria. Santiago Fisas, former Chief Observer of the 2015 EU Election Observation Mission (EU EOM), and Member of the European Parliament, spoke in Abuja on Sunday while making clarification on EU assessment of the polls. “The international community is not in favour of any candidate above others,’’ he said. He commended former President Goodluck Jonathan for…

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Between President Buhari,”Mama Taraba”And Atiku – By A’dab N. Ukor / ORBITNEWS

Between President Buhari,”Mama Taraba”And Atiku – By A’dab N. Ukor / ORBITNEWS

The Nigeria political space was last week thrown into such uncomfortable frenzy as never thought to occur in the Buhari government by the vituperation of non other than a serving Minister of Women Affairs in the present regime, Hajia Aisha Alhassan.   The foremost Nigerian women leader and political heavy weight who had given the present Governor of Taraba state Darius Ishaku the run for his money in the last gubernatorial elections of April 2015,…

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Nnamdi Kanu Is Bigger Than Buhari – Fani Kayode On Rearrest Report

Nnamdi Kanu Is Bigger Than Buhari – Fani Kayode On Rearrest Report

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has warned against the rearrest of IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu, even as more security officials have been deployed to the region to do so. In a series of posts on Twitter on Saturday, Fani-Kayode claimed Kanu was bigger than President Muhammadu Buhari. He tweeted: “I learnt that more soldiers and police have been deployed to the SE and SS to prepare for the re-arrest of Nnamdi Kanu. “For the…

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Attempts By The DSS To Arrest Reno Omokiri At Abuja Airport Failed

Attempts By The DSS To Arrest Reno Omokiri At Abuja Airport Failed

The Department of State Services (DSS) unsuccessfully attempted to arrest Reno Omokri, former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. The US based Nigerian publisher, who confirmed the development said he had sent a consignment of the book, “Facts Versus Fiction”, to Nigeria for sales but when the distributor of the book got to the airport to pick the cargo, he was accosted by a customs agent who began interrogating him…

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COULD NIGERIA,s KINGMAKERS BE CONSIDERING THESE 4 POLITICIANS FOR PRESIDENT IN 2019?

COULD NIGERIA,s KINGMAKERS BE CONSIDERING THESE 4 POLITICIANS FOR PRESIDENT IN 2019?

Nigeria’s ex-Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalam Abubakar held a meeting a couple of months ago to determine who would rule the country come 2019, The Sun reports. At the meeting, it was agreed that the next president must not be older than 70 years, eliminating former vice President. A source close to the leaders says the ‘kingmakers’ considered some top politicians who have indicated interest, even though quietly, in the race and they…

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2019 ELECTIONS: DAVID MARK PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN KICKS OFF IN BENUE

2019 ELECTIONS: DAVID MARK PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN KICKS OFF IN BENUE

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, a youth group in Benue State has kicked off campaign for David Mark’s presidential presidency in Makurdi, Benue State. This is coming barely two weeks after a group under the auspices of Middle Belt Volunteers presented the ex-senate president for president. Members of the new youth group, who stormed the PDP secretariat in Makurdi on Tuesday, were seen displaying placards bearing various inscriptions in support of David Mark for…

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2019 PRESIDENCY: OBASANJO ENDORSES DAVID MARK – HE IS THE BEST FOR NOW

2019 PRESIDENCY: OBASANJO ENDORSES DAVID MARK – HE IS THE BEST FOR NOW

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has express confidence that Senator David Mark if given the opportunity by Nigerians will make a better President. Obasanjo said this at the VIP wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja where he was accosted by journalists to sample his opinions about the country and 2019 elections. According to him, “I am confident in the ability of Senator Mark, to stabilize the country if Nigerians could entrust their mandates with…

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PRESIENT BUHARI’S RETURN MAY HAVE BEEN DELAYED AGAIN

PRESIENT BUHARI’S RETURN MAY HAVE BEEN DELAYED AGAIN

According to reports by THIS DAY, President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to the country has again been delayed. According to the media house, one of the Governors who visited the President last week said his return was delayed  in order to prevent a recurrence of what happened in March 2017 when he returned from his second medical trip abroad but was unable to resume duties and appear at public functions for weeks. “The truth is that…

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WHAT THE GOVERNORS SAID AFTER MEETING BUHARI IN LONDON

WHAT THE GOVERNORS SAID AFTER MEETING BUHARI IN LONDON

No fewer than four governors out of the seven-man delegation of the Nigerian Governors’ forum (NGF) have expressed their thoughts and feelings about President Muhammadu Buhari’s health after they paid him a scheduled visit in London. Buhari is currently on his second medical vacation to the United Kingdom this year and has spent about 80 days on the trip. Addressing the media from London after they met with President Buhari, the governors said they were…

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EMIR OF BORGU VISITS GOVERNOR AREGBESOLA, CALLS FOR NATIONAL UNITY

EMIR OF BORGU VISITS GOVERNOR AREGBESOLA, CALLS FOR NATIONAL UNITY

The Emir of Borgu, Muhammed Sani Dantoro has called for unity, and peaceful coexistence among different ethnic nationalities in Nigeria. He said this during a visit to Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State on Wednesday in Osogbo. He maintained that the unity of Nigeria should remain uppermost in the minds of Nigerians considering the current socio-religious crisis in the country. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director, Bureau of Communication and Strategy,…

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