How Jonathan was persuaded to concede defeat to Buhari in 2015 – Abdulsalami

Ex- military Head of State, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar (rtd) has narrated how former President Goodluck Jonathan was persuaded to concede defeat to President Muhammadu Buhari after the result of the 2015 Presidential election was released. Abubakar, who spoke at the 2018 Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) noted that the beginning of […]

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PDP will have no option than give me presidential ticket – Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said that in view of his overwhelming supporters in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the party would have no option than give him the ticket to contest the forthcoming presidential election. He therefore appealed to his supporters to follow him to the national headquarters of the party when he […]

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Balarabe Musa vacates seat for new blood, quits active politics

Elder-statesman and former Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa on Friday said he will no longer participate in active politics due to failing health and old age. He told the 54th National Executive Committee Meeting of the People Redemption Party (PRP) holding in Kaduna that he has consequently opted not to seek for the […]

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Merkel’s visit clears path for agreements

German leader Angela Merkel on Friday met with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, a visit which facilitated the signing of two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in agriculture and commerce. The German Chancellor’s visit is part of her three African nations’ tour to rekindle cooperation and strengthen ties in agriculture and commerce. The first agreement was […]

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Withdraw suit against Fayemi, Ekiti APC elders beg Oni

– arrange out-of -court settlement The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum on Friday appealed to former Governor Segun Oni to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, for the July 14 governorship election. The elders came out with the position at the end of a marathon meeting […]

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Nigeria will always repect rule of law, international agreements – Buhari

– holds bilateral meeting with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel – says Nigeria expectant of improved trade figures with her country – urges Germany to invest in Nigeria because this is the best time to do so – Nigeria, Germany sign 3 memorandum of understanding President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the international community that his administration […]

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APC primaries: Buhari charges party leaders, members to abide by constitution, electoral act

– Let’s shine the light, the country will find the way – Oshiomhole President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the leadership and members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to abide by the nation and APC’s constitutions as well as the electoral act while conducting the forthcoming party primaries. The President, who gave the challenge at […]

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Saraki vows to redesign Nigeria’s security system as he declares for presidency

– promises to uphold rule of law, solve power problem Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has pledged to secure Nigeria by redesigning the security architecture and equipping security agencies, address infrastructural deficits in power and transportation, defend the constitutional rights of all Nigerians and uphold the principle of the rule of law at all times. […]

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Ondo distributes medicals to councils

Some of the medicals Determined to strengthen and improve health facilities and well-being of citizens of Ondo State, the Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has distributed multi-million naira lifesaving medical and laboratory equipment to Primary Health Centres across the 18 Council Areas in the state. This was contained in a statement by the Press Officer […]

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