Eight days after being held up in his house, Senator Dino Melaye, on Friday finally surrendered to the police. He left his house with some lawmakers from the National Assembly who paid him a solidarity visit. They went to the police in company of Melaye’s lawyer, Mr. Mike Ozekhome. Melaye had been invited by the… Continue reading Breaking: Dino Melaye surrenders to police
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has faulted the accusations that it received N150 million from presidency, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari was not the type that offers bribe. The leadership of NANS distanced itself from the purported allegations by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The students said Buhari, a known person… Continue reading Presidency didn’t give us money -NANS
Mrs Amina Zakari, accused by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described as false, the allegation that she is a relation of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Chairman of the INEC Committee on Collation Centre for the general elections, said: “President Muhammadu Buhari is my President as [he is] everybody else’s President. “He is not… Continue reading Buhari not my relation, Zakari speaks
The Federal Executive Council(FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja has approved the 2019 Executive Budget Proposals. Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, who briefed State House correspondents after the extraordinary FEC, said the proposals would be sent to the National Assembly. The minister, however, did not… Continue reading FEC approves 2019 budget proposals at extraordinary session
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau has warned that those who forcefully annexed ancestral homes and villages would soon be forced out soon. “Nobody will take the land from the original owners. If you are occupying somebody’s land or house, know that you are living on borrowed time. “It is not a matter of choice, you… Continue reading Lalong spits fire, will eject illegal occupant of villages
The Lagos All Progressives Congress has continued to attract news members as no fewer than 1,000 members of Accord Party and a governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party joined. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the new entrants from Accord Party, led by Mrs Omoye Ikhero, from Alimosho, formally defected to the… Continue reading PDP stalwart, 1000 Accord Party members swell Lagos APC
Indications have emerged that Alhaji Ahmed Sokoto the deputy governor of Sokoto State and the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has resigned from his position. Sources said he resigned on Tuesday night, Sun reported. The resignation is long expected as he had fallen out politically since governor Aminu Tambuwal dumped APC for… Continue reading Breaking: Sokoto Deputy governor resigns?