Politics

Senator Dariye still receives monthly allowances from senate in prison

December 11, 2018 Blessing

Reports according to punch  indicates that, Six months after his conviction by a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Senator Joshua Dariye is still receiving the N750, 000 salary and N13.5m monthly running cost from the National Assembly. Further investigations revealed that Dariye, who represents Plateau-Central Senatorial District, was still receiving {Read More..}

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PDP Will Never Come Back To Aso Rock, Osinbajo Vows

December 10, 2018 Blessing

Yemi Osinbajo, vice president, has vowed that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will not be allowed to return to power again. Mr Osinbajo made the vow on Saturday in Lagos while speaking at the inauguration of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Door-To-Door-Campaign flag off of the Professor Yemi Osinbajo (PYO) {Read More..}

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Georgia elects first Female President Salome Zurabishvili

November 29, 2018 Blessing

Salome Zurabishvili has emerged as Georgia’s first female president after an election the opposition has described as a “fraud.” Punch reports that Zurabishbili, with 59.52 percent of the votes in a second round of elections, defeated Grigol Vashadz who had 40.48% of the votes. Zurabishvili, a former ambassador to France, ran on the ticket of {Read More..}

Nigerian news

EFCC Denies Receiving ₦10m Donation from Governor Gnaduje

November 27, 2018 Blessing

Latest in Nigerian news, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it did not receive a ₦10m donation from Governor of Kano State Umar Ganduje. This was made known in a statement on the anti-graft agency’s Facebook page on Monday. It was reported that Governor Ganduje, donated the sum to the {Read More..}

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Governor Ganduje Donates N10m To EFCC, ICPC Anti-Corruption Event

November 27, 2018 Blessing

The Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje,who has a Bribery allegation hanging on his neck has donated N10 million to the organizers of the National Anti-Corruption Marathon. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Crimes, ICPC, Athletic Federation of Nigeria, AFN and other stakeholders organized {Read More..}

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‘Atiku will jail looters and revamp the economy’ – PDP

October 22, 2018 Blessing

The Peoples Democratic Party says its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is set to revamp the nation’s economy through the creation of qualitative employment for the youths. The party says its candidate will also implement the political and economic restructuring of our nation in a manner that will engender unity, inclusiveness {Read More..}

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Lagos 2019: Sanwo-Olu picks Femi Hamzat as running mate

October 18, 2018 Blessing

Femi Hamzat, former Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure in Lagos State has emerged as the running-mate to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in next year’s governorship election in Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Hamzat, who had aspired to be governor twice, stepped down for Sanwo-Olu to emerge as {Read More..}

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Osinbajo trolls Adeleke and Melaye

October 3, 2018 Blessing

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday night, trolled PDP’s governorship candidate in the just concluded governorship election of Osun state, Senator Ademola Adeleke, and his counterpart, Dino Malaye, Vanguardngr reports. According to the report, Osinbajo, during the Independence Gala night held at the Banquet hall of the Presidential Villa, said {Read More..}

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I am ready for APC gov primary – Ambode

September 26, 2018 Blessing

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday expressed his readiness to participate in Saturday’s primary election where members of the All Progressives Congress across the State are expected to choose the party’s flagbearer through direct primaries. In a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde {Read More..}

Nigerian news

National Assembly Postpones Resumption Again

September 24, 2018 Blessing

The National Assembly has postponed its resumption from the ongoing two-month annual recess to October 9, 2018. The federal legislature, which went on summer recess in July, was scheduled to resume on Tuesday. A top source told our correspondent that the decision followed a meeting by the leadership of the National {Read More..}

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Yul Edochie pulls out of presidential race

September 21, 2018 Blessing

After announcing his intentions to run for the position of the President of Nigeria in the 2019 Presidential elections, Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has pulled out. He says: After due consideration & consultations, I will no longer run for President of Nigeria, 2019. To my supporters, worry not. I remain committed to {Read More..}

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Buhari re-appoints Amaechi as his campaign DG for 2019 elections

September 21, 2018 Blessing

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi has been appointed as Secretary/Director-General of campaign organisation for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019. The president approved the appointment on Thursday as confirmed by Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu in Abuja. Amaechi was the Director-General of the Buhari-Osinbajo Presidential Campaign Committee {Read More..}