Reno disagrees with EFCC over regard for presidential office

Reno disagrees with EFCC over regard for presidential office

Former aide on electronic media to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri has disagreed with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over respect to be dully accorded to the office of the presidency. Pastor Omokri who, in a series of tweets, advised President Muhammadu Buhari to hand-over power to his vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo […]

Have no fear over Buhari’s health – Presidency tells Nigerians

Presidency on Thursday reassured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is only adhering to the advise of his medical doctors who told him to take it slowly.

Have no fear over Buhari’s health – Presidency tells Nigerians

By Sarah Osunbor Presidency on Thursday reassured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is only adhering to the advise of his medical doctors who had advised him to take it slowly. In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Mr. Garba Shehu, Presidency reexplained the reason Buhari missed Wednesday’s FEC meeting, adding that there […]

INEC warns against multiple registrations in Edo

INEC warns against multiple registrations in Edo

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Edo on Thursday warned voters against multiple registrations. The National Commissioner for the South-South geopolitical zone in the commission, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, who was represented by the Administrative Secretary, Edo Office, Mr Oscar-Lee Amaechi, gave the warning at the commencement of the continuous voters registration exercise in Benin. […]

Saraki, El-Rufai told Buhari not to pick me as running mate – Bola Tinubu

A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has alleged that Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, worked against the plan to make him President Muhammadu Buhari’s running mate in the 2015 presidential election.

Saraki, El-Rufai told Buhari not to pick me as running mate – Bola Tinubu

A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has alleged that Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, worked against the plan to make him President Muhammadu Buhari’s running mate in the 2015 presidential election. Tinubu stated that Saraki, El-Rufai and other stalwarts of the Peoples Democratic […]

Buhari resubmits 82-year-old ambassadorial nominee to Senate again

Buhari resubmits 82-year-old ambassadorial nominee to Senate again

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has renominated retired Justice Sylvanus Nsofor, 82, whose nomination as a non-career ambassador was rejected by the Senate. The Senate had on March 23, 2017, dropped two of the 47 ambassadorial nominees sent to it by the President for legislative confirmation. Nsofor from Imo State and 59-year-old Mr. Jacob […]

Anti-Corruption War – Anyone aggrieved should go to court – Presidency replies Jonathan

Anti-Corruption War – Anyone aggrieved should go to court – Presidency replies Jonathan

The Presidency has responded to the banner headline story in a certain national newspaper titled “Buhari’s government harassing my family” by the former President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Jonathan had allegedly made the statement in a new book “Against The Run of Play” written by the Chairman of Thisday Editorial Board, Mr. Olusegun Adeniyi. In the […]

Buhari absent at FEC meeting for the third time

Buhari absent at FEC meeting for the third time

President Muhammadu Buhari is again absent at a meeting of the Federal Executive Council currently holding inside the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. In his stead, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is presiding over the meeting. Penultimate Wednesday, Buhari was absent at the same meeting but the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, […]

Be Impartial, Accurate, Ensure All Eligible Nigerians Are Treated Equally, Rivers PDP Tells INEC

Be Impartial, Accurate, Ensure All Eligible Nigerians Are Treated Equally, Rivers PDP Tells INEC

…Calls on eligible citizens to come out enmass to register As the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, gets set to commence the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration on April 27 across the 774 Local Government Areas of the federation, the Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Rivers State chapter, Bro Felix Obuah, has called on the Commission […]

Battle for SGF position intensifies

The suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, may not return to his post, credible sources

Battle for SGF position intensifies

The suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, may not  return to his post, credible sources have confided in Daily Trust. A decision to that effect has already crystallised, multiple sources within the government and the ruling APC said last night. Babachir was suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari last week […]

Buhari Chief of Staff has not resigned – Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday denied the rumour making the rounds that the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; and the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura, have resigned .

Buhari Chief of Staff has not resigned – Presidency

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Presidency on Sunday denied the rumour making the rounds that the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; and the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura, have resigned . The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, made the clarification in an […]

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