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By admin On 21 Feb, 2017 At 01:08 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has released the sum of N1.2 billion for the payment of accumulated gratuity from the year 2010 for staff of local government councils of the state. In addition, outstanding allowances, amounting to over N662 million, due to elected representatives for council chairmen and their councilors in the 23 local […]


By admin On 21 Feb, 2017 At 01:31 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Goodluck Jonathan

In continuation of discussions with the various stakeholders and organs of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Former President Goodluck Jonathan on  Tuesday met with members of the party’s ministers’ forum. It was gathered that, the meeting which was held at his Maitama residence in Abuja was well attended. The former president while reacting to […]


By admin On 21 Feb, 2017 At 01:10 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Sheriff Makarfi PDP

The National Caretaker Committee (NCC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi has approached the Supreme Court to seek a stay of execution on the judgment of the Court of Appeal reinstating Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as National Chairman of the party. The move by the caretaker committee came just as […]


By admin On 21 Feb, 2017 At 01:39 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
APC

The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has given insights as to why the Gombe State Caretaker Working Committee was reconstituted,  citing “irreconcilable differences” among members of the previous Caretaker Working Committee. Recall that the party had on Friday announced the reconstitution of the caretaker committee of the Gombe state chapter of APC […]


By admin On 14 Feb, 2017 At 01:58 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Prof-Yemi-Osinbajo-SAN

The federal government has secured funding of over $1 billion from Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to develop the Niger Delta region, acting President Yemi Osinbajo said monday. Osinbajo, who is on the second leg of his peace and dialogue tour of the oil-rich region that witnessed a resumption of militant attacks on oil facilities […]


By admin On 14 Feb, 2017 At 01:04 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
President Muhammadu Buhari

 In his third phone conversation with an African leader since he won the U.S. presidential election last November and since his swearing in as the 45th President of the United States on January 20, President Donald Trump called President Muhammadu Buhari monday and pledged the support of his country in Nigeria’s fight against terrorism. Trump […]


By admin On 14 Feb, 2017 At 01:35 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Goodluck Jonathan

Former president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said the loss of the presidential election in 2015 did not in any way diminish the grassroots popularity and size of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Also, two of the founding fathers of the party, its former National Chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur and former Chairman of the Board of […]


By admin On 2 Feb, 2017 At 01:06 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
pdp

More revelations have been made at the Edo election tribunal as a self-proclaimed clergyman was discovered to have registered twice with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Both registrations were uncovered as the voters’ register was examined at the resumed hearing of the Edo State Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin yesterday. ‘Clergyman’ Bright Osaro […]


By admin On 2 Feb, 2017 At 01:41 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
APC

The embattled Minority Leader of the Rivers State House of Assembly and member representing Akuku-Toru Constituency 1 in the assembly, Hon. Frederick Anabraba, has dragged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the state High Court, challenging his expulsion from the party for alleged anti-party activities. The APC, had last Monday, in a letter signed by […]


By admin On 2 Feb, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Sokoto State government and Independent Petroleum Marketers (IPMAN) have reached a deal that both parties said will ensure availability and affordability of petroleum products in all parts of the state. The government had threatened to revoke the Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) of any sales outlet hoarding petroleum products, a situation that has thrown […]


By admin On 2 Feb, 2017 At 01:55 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Nigeria Police

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, yesterday said out of the N16, 107,272,000 appropriated for the 2016 capital budget, only N4,026,818,000, being 25 per cent was released as at December 31, 2016. Lamenting the inadequate funding for the Police, the IGP, while addressing members of the House Committee on Police Affairs, said non-release […]



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