FG Rubbishes ‘Political Vultures’, says Buhari and Tinubu Still Together

According to a statement signed by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, “the very essence of the requests put to the Emergency National Executive Committee meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by President Muhammadu Buhari, which were unanimously approved aim to pull back the party, faced with an existential crisis from the brink of collapse, followContinue reading “FG Rubbishes ‘Political Vultures’, says Buhari and Tinubu Still Together”

JUST IN: Buhari endorses Giadom as APC acting national chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed support for Victor Giadom as the acting national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, told reporters at the State House on Wednesday that Buhari would be attending the virtual meeting of the party’s National Executive Council (NEC) meeting which Giadom scheduled for Thursday. “The PresidentContinue reading “JUST IN: Buhari endorses Giadom as APC acting national chairman”

Covid-19: Trump Announces US Breaking Up with WHO

President Trump on Friday announced that the U.S. is “terminating” its relationship with the embattled World Health Organization (WHO) over its failure to enact reforms in the face of U.S. concerns over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic and its pro-China bias. “Because they have failed to make the requested and greatly needed reforms, weContinue reading “Covid-19: Trump Announces US Breaking Up with WHO”

Between Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa And SaharaReporters

The last one month has been an interesting one at the Lagos State House of Assembly. It started with the suspension of some erring members, which escalated into barrage of attacks on the office of the speaker of the house, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa. Eight libelous stories in quick succession were aimed at the speakerContinue reading “Between Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa And SaharaReporters”

Obaseki Appoints New Chief Of Staff

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has appointed a new chief of staff, following the resignation of Taiwo Akerele. Mr Akerele, in a letter dated April 25, cited administrative and governance reasons for his decision. However, a statement from Mr Obaseki’s spokesperson, Crusoe Osagie, on Saturday night, said Osaze Uzamere has been appointed as the newContinue reading “Obaseki Appoints New Chief Of Staff”

THE MAN WHO CAME BEFORE HIS TIME

Jeremiah Oyeniyi Obafemi Awolowo (March 06, 1909 – May 09, 1987)111 years ago yesterday, God gave us a gift from little known Ikenne. A committed family man. A blunt and unpretentious man who failed to meet the mark as a witty, pretentious, double-sided, smooth-talking and deceptive politician, and so never got to rule Nigeria. OfcourseContinue reading “THE MAN WHO CAME BEFORE HIS TIME”

A Federal High Court Sitting In Kano Has Reversed Oshiomhole’s Suspension

A Federal High Court in Kano on Thursday, suspended the ruling of an FCT High Court Abuja suspending Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress. Justice Lewis Allagoa had ordered the police and the Department of State Services (DSS) to provide security for Oshiomhole to resume in his office contraryContinue reading “A Federal High Court Sitting In Kano Has Reversed Oshiomhole’s Suspension”

Just In: Court suspends Oshiomhole as APC national chairman

An FCT High Court in Jabi, Abuja, on Wednesday, suspended embattled Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Justice Danlami Senchi gave the ruling. He ordered Oshiomhole to step down pending the determination of the substantive suit seeking his removal as the APC chairman. Details later…

Saraki’s Name Removed From Kwara State University

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday amended the Kwara State University Law and changed the name of the institution from Abubakar Olusola Saraki University to Kwara State University. The Kwara State University (Amendment) Bill 2020 was one of the four amendment bills passed by the Assembly on Tuesday which it said would driveContinue reading “Saraki’s Name Removed From Kwara State University”

Breaking Court finds Olisa Metuh, firm guilty of first count in N400m fraud trial

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has found a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, guilty on count one of the seven-count charge slammed against him by the federal government. The judge, in the judgment on Tuesday, agreed with prosecution counsel, Sylvanus Tahir that Metuh knewContinue reading “Breaking Court finds Olisa Metuh, firm guilty of first count in N400m fraud trial”