Buhari begs aggrieved APC members not to leave party

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to leave the party after they failed to win in their respective primary elections. Most of the aspirants faulted the entrenchment of internal democracy in the party, with allegations of bias in the conduct of the APC’s National Working Committee […]

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ZLP backs Labour on wage, condemns Shiite/military clash

Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) on Wednesday expressed support for Organised Labour in its demand for N30,000 minimum wage. The National Chairman of the party, Mr Dan Nwanyanwu, made the party’s position known at a news conference in Abuja. Nwanyanwu noted that Nigerian workers are the most patriotic group in the country as they pay their […]

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Restructuring will advance Nigeria as a whole – Mimiko

Zenith Labour Party’s, ZLP,  presidential candidate, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, hsaid that restructuring of Nigeria into a true and balanced federation will advance the development of every part of the country. Unveiling his plan for restructuring, the immediate past Ondo State governor said he would employ “legislative, constitutional and administrative approaches to ensure restructuring.” He added […]

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Buhari vows to punish perpetrators of violence, Kaduna killings

• El-Rufai seeks N3.85b to resettle victims, rebuild  President Muhammadu Buhari, who visited Kaduna on Tuesday, assured that the Federal Government will do everything possible to punish perpetrators of violence and the latest killings in the state. He expressed sadness at the recent loss of lives and property in Kasuwan Magani and the unrest in Kaduna […]

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Tinubu meets Buhari, faults call for Oshiomhole’s removal

National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,  Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has faulted the calls by some party chiefs including state governors for the removal of the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. He spoke with State House correspondents shortly after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said his […]

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Buhari launches Armed Forces Remembrance Day emblem with N10 million

President Buhari being decorated by Chairman Nigerian Legion Brig. Gen. Adakole Akpa Rtd as he participates at the Emblem Appeal Launch for 2019 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday launched the 2019 Armed Forces Remembrance Day emblem with the sum of N10 million. The Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration is an […]

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11 pregnant women, 130 other Nigerians return from Libya

No fewer than 141 Nigerians including 11 pregnant women have voluntarily returned from Libya to Nigeria with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the European Union (EU). Mr Segun Afolayan, Chief Planning Officer, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in […]

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Alleged certificate fraud: Police arraign Adeleke, principal, teacher

The PDP governorship candidate in the September 22 election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, was on Wednesday arraigned at the Federal High Court in Abuja on allegation of examination malpractices. Adeleke was arraigned alongside the principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School, Mr. Aregbesola Muftau; the registrar of the school, Mr. Gbadamosi Ojo; and a […]

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Buhari meets with four South-South governors

President Buhari in a meeting with Governors Nyesom Wike, Ifeanyi Okowa, Emmanuel Udom and Seriake Dickson Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday held a closed-door meeting with four governors from the South-south region of the country. The governors, all from the opposition People’s Democratic Party, include Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, Emmanuel Udom of Akwa […]

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