• Ogun plans to create Bureaus of Electricity, Water for optimum performance

    James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta
    The Ogun State government on Friday disclosed that arrangements are in top gear to create two bureaus from the present ministries and parastatals for effective management, monitoring, and optimum performance.
    The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, who made the disclosure at Ogun Central Senatorial District town hall on the 2020 Budget and Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) 2020 – 2022 held at June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta; the Ogun State capital.
  • Kogi, Bayelsa guber: APC appoints Govs El-Rufai, Badaru chairmen campaign council

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has appointed the governors of Kaduna and Kebbi states, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai and Abubakar Badaru as chairmen National Campaign Council for Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections respectively.
    Inaugurating the council at the national headquarters of the party, the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, warned that although the poll is not war, the party is however ready for the antics of the Peop
  • China calls on U.S. to stop politicising human rights issue

    China on Friday called on the U.S. to stop politicizing human rights issues and interfering in other countries’ internal affairs under the guise of human rights, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said.
    Its spokesman, Geng Shuang, made the call in response to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s accusations against Venezuela’s winning a seat on the UN Human Rights Council on Thursday.
    Shuang said Venezuela’s election into the UN Human Rights Council was a result of the UN rule
  • 13 parties adopt late Audu’s widow for Kogi Governorship Poll

    Thirteen political parties have adopted Prof. Aisha Audu of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) as their sole candidate for the Nov. 16, Kogi Governorship election.The group spokesman, Mr Abdulkadir Adebayo made this known while addressing newsmen in Abuja on Friday shortly after signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the YPP candidate.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Audu is the widow of late Prince Abubakar Audu, the former governor of the state.Adebayo decried the sufferi
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  • Breaking: Kogi deputy governor, Simon Achuba, impeached

    Kogi State House of Assembly has impeached the deputy governor of the state, Simon Achuba.
    House majority leader informed journalists of the impeachment on Friday.
    Achuba had accused the governor of the state, Yahaya Bello, of being after his life.
    He alleged that Bello had sent gunmen to kill him, adding that the governor had withheld the payment of his allowances amounting to N800 million.
    Before the impeachment process began, Achuba was suspended from the All Progressives Congress (APC) for a
  • Edo federal lawmaker lauds FG, Labour over minimum wage saga

    By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Benin City
    The member representing Ovia Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives and Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Legislative Compliance, Mr Dennis Idahosa, had commended both the Federal Government and Labour unions over the peaceful resolution on the issues surrounding the full implementation of the national minimum wage.
    A press release made available to journalists in Benin City yesterday, he lauded the government and the labour unions
  • Lokpobir  challenges Bayelsa APC Guber primary

    …court fixes Nov 4 for hearingBy Samuel Oyadongha – Yenagoa
    A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa yesterday fixed Nov 4, 2019, to commence hearing in a suit filed by Sen Heineken Lokpobiri challenging the September,  4 governorship primaries conducted by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State.
    Lokpobiri who approached the court to challenge the emergence of Mr. David Lyon as APC’s candidate had brought a motion seeking an order of the court to abridge the
  • 2023: Denying Igbo Presidency Big Threat To Nigeria’s Unity – Niger APC Chieftain

    John Adams in MinnaAll Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart in Niger State, Hon. Jonathan Vatsa, has warned that any attempt to deny the Igbo the Presidency in 2023 amounts to a big threat to the peace and corporate existence of Nigeria as a country.
    Vatsa reminded those who think otherwise about Igbo presidency in 2023 that it is their right to have a shot at the Presidency in 2023 and not a privilege, adding that “the South-East geopolitical zone must be allowed to produce the next pres
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  • Bayelsa November Election: PDP Candidate Ready To Debate APC's Chief David Lyon

    Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State on Thursday said its candidate in the November 16 election, Senator Douye Diri, is ready to face the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Chief David Lyon, in a debate. ...
  • FG, States, LGs share N693bn for Sept. 2019 ― FAAC

    By Emmanuel ElebekeThe  Federation  Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Thursday shared a total of N693.529billion to the three tiers of Government for the month of September, 2019.
    The N693.529billion comprised revenue from Value Added Tax(VAT), Exchange Gain and Gross Statutory Revenue in the month.
    The Communiqué read by the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF) Ahmed Idris,  confirmed that the gross statutory revenue for the month of September 2019 was
  • Kano State Govt. committed to addressing youth unemployment — Ganduje

    Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje says the state is committed to addressing the unemployment challenges, especially among the youth.
    Ganduje made this known at a grand reception organised by the Security Committee of his campaign organisation on Thursday at the Government House, Kano.
    He said his administration would continue to give priority attention to women and youths empowerment to enable them become self-reliant.
    He ‎said that a Ministry for Youth is underway to fulfil his earlier
  • Mixed reactions greet FG’s measures

    MIXED reactions, yesterday, greeted cost-cutting measures adopted by the Federal Government to reduce the high cost of governance, and shore up funds for needed infrastructure. The Federal Government slashed estacode and foreign trips for ministers and heads of parastatals and also asked the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC to review the allowances of public office holders, including governors and lawmakers.
    Continue reading Mixed reactions greet FG’s measu
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  • Fayemi urges communities to safeguard infrastructure in their domains

    Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has called on communities in the state to safeguard infrastructure provided by the government in their domains.
    Fayemi, who was represented by the Speaker, Ekiti House of Assembly, Mr Funminiyi Afuye, made the call while inaugurating the Iro Ayeteju-Ekiti Civic Centre in Gbonyin Local Government Area on Thursday.
    Fayemi said the monumental achievements recorded by his administration was an attestation to his commitment to deliver on his electioneering promises to
  • PDP raises alarm over refusal of court to give judgment on APC appeals

    Joe Effiong, Uyo 
    Akwa Ibom chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP) has raised the alarm over refusal of the Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar to give judgment on appeals filed against the party and its candidates by the All Progressives (APC) and some of its National Assembly candidates.
    Addressing the press in Uyo, yesterday, the state publicity secretary of PDP, Mr. Ini Ememobong, said the court upon concluding hearing on the appeals filed by Bassey Etim, Emmanuel Ukoette an
  • Why Igbo should be supported for 2023 presidency –Eke, Reps member

    Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja
    National Assembly member representing Aboh-Mbaise /Ngor Okpala Federal Constituency of Imo State in the House of Representatives, Bede Eke, believes that the country needs a law to bar old people from contesting for offices. In this interview, the lawmaker, also bared his mind on the new administration in Imo State. 
    Recently, Nigeria marked 59 years independence. In your perspective, how has the country fared? 
    For me, the most important thing, even though
  • Our deal with Fulani herdsmen in Anambra –Adinuba

    Henry Akubuiro
    Mr C. Don Adinuba is the Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment. Recently, he spoke to Daily Sun and shed light on some topical issues ranging from the Efi Igbo (Igbo cow) project of the state government, the much-talked about Anambra rice, the Fulani herdsmen menace in Eastern Nigerian, etcetera. 
    ‘Willie is Working’ was a mantra on the lips of every Anambra indigene during the first term of Governor Willie Obiano. Critics of the gove
  • Edo 2020: Obaseki/Oshiomhole feud threatens APC’s chances

    Tony Osauzo, Benin
    Contrary to expectations that the warring groups within the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) would soon reach a common ground and resolve the lingering crisis in the party ahead of the 2020 governorship election in the state, the crisis has taken a frightening dimension that may lead to the disintegration of the party if the combatants fail to urgently retrace their steps. 
    Signs that peace was in sight manifested when Governor G‎odwin Obaseki
  • PDP demands explanation on funding of First Lady’s office

    Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja
    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged the Presidency to explain the source of funding for the office of the First Lady.
    The party, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari on assumption of office in 2015 had promised not to run the office of the First Lady.
    It said there was need for President Buhari to lead by example by ending alleged profligacy in the Presidency to give validity to his dire
  • NASS will adjust defence budget to meet security challenges ― Sen. Ndume

    The Chairman Senate Committee, Army, Senator Ali Ndume on Thursday said the National Assembly will adjust the defence budget to meet current security challenges in the country.
    Ndume said in an interview with newsmen in Kaduna that the allocation for the Armed Forces contained in the 2020 budget proposal before the National Assembly was grossly inadequate in view of the current security challenges.
    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ndume led joint members of the National Assembly on fact-f
  • Senate probes N2.5 bn NDDC Water Hyacinth Project

    The Senate says it is probing the award of Water Hyacinth Emergency and Desilting Contracts awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from 2017 to 2019.
    Chairman Senate Committee on Public Accounts, Sen. Matthew Urhoghide made this known when the Director, Special Duties of the NDDC, Nosakhare Agbongiasede appeared before the committee in Abuja on Thursday.
    Urhoghide said that the investigation became imperative because the initial cost of the contract at N2.5 billion was allegedl
  • Buhari to Obong of Calabar: We’ll open up Calabar for rapid transformation

    President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will fully support the development of the historic City of Calabar.
    The president gave the assurance when he received His Eminence, Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi, Otu V, Obong of Calabar, at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday.
    He said that though the City had lost its preeminent status as the first capital city of Southern Nigeria to Lagos, his administration would not lessen ongoing efforts to open the City to the rest of Nigeria.
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  • LASG, Igbo markets to ensure infrastructure development in marketplaces

    The Lagos State Government says it is partnering with Igbo market leaders in Lagos West Senatorial District to ensure infrastructure development in marketplaces in the area.
    Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said in a statement on Thursday that the consultative meeting with Igbo market leaders from Alaba, Trade Fair axis in Lagos West Senatorial axis was coordinated by Managing Director, Fidelity Bank, Mr Nnamdi Okonkwo.
    He said that the meeting centred around the state government&rsq
  • PDP’s plan to rig Bayelsa Guber Polls will fail, APC Dep. Spokesman vows

    By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja
    Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress APC, Yekini Nabena has declared as a nullity, alleged plans by the ruling Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa state to rig the November 16 governorship elections, saying after 20 years of dealing with the PDP, Bayelsans are now tired and rooting for a change.Nabena who also supported traditional rulers in Bayelsa state to urge politicians not to stockpile arms ahead of the elections, however, raise
  • Reps query ₦127bn power budget allocation

    The House Committee on Power has queried the ₦127 billion 2020 budget allocation to the Ministry of Power.
    The committee, chaired by Rep. Aliyu Dau (APC-Kano), queried the Minister of Power, Mr Saleh Mamman and the Permanent Secretary, Mr Louis Edozien during the ministry’s budget defence on Thursday.
    The lawmakers raised concerns that the government was spending funds on the planned Mambilla Hydropower Project plant which was conceived over 40 years.
    Continue reading Reps query S
  • Government media operating under lots of constraints ― Lai

    The Minister of Information and National Orientation Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Thursday said that government-owned media organisations were operating under lots of constraints due to lack of proper funding.
    He made this known at an interactive session with the Senate Committee on Information and National Orientation and Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of government media organisations at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja.
    There were nine agencies in attendance including News Agency of Nigeria (N
  • Bayelsa Guber: INEC tasks media on fair reportage

    The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC), on Thursday, appealed to the media to ensure fair reportage of the Bayelsa gubernatorial election scheduled for Nov. 16.
    Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, the INEC National Commissioner, supervising Bayelsa, Edo and Rivers states, made the appeal at a one-day workshop for journalists in Yenagoa.
    Agbamuche-Mbu said the workshop, with the theme on ‘2019 Bayelsa Gubernatorial Election: Legal and Procedural Issues’, was aimed at enlightening j
  • PDP raises alarm over Appeal Court’s refusal to give judgment on APC appeals

    Joe Effiong, Uyo
    Akwa Ibom State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm over the refusal of the Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar to give judgment on appeals filed against the party and its candidates by the All Progressives (APC) and some of its National Assembly candidates.
    Addressing the press in Uyo on Thursday, the state Publicity Secretary of PDP, Mr Ini Ememobong, said the Court of Appeal upon concluding hearing on the appeals filed by Bassey Etim, Emma
  • Buhari vs Atiku: Reps want Rhodes-Vivour, Odili, Ngwuta, 3 others to determine case

    A Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House in Representatives, has suggested the appointment of Justices Ibrahim Tanko, Rhodes-Vivour, Mary Odili, Sylvester Ngwata, Olukayode Ariwoola, Musa Mohammed and Kumai Akaahs to hear and determine the appeal filed by the PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition tribunal declaring President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2019 Presidential election.
    Continue reading Bu
  • Ihedioha, Okorocha in pension figure battle

    The Imo state governor Emeka Ihedioha and his immediate predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha, have disagreed over the amount of over N1.2 billion  which the current government  said it paid to pensioners in the state.
    Continue reading Ihedioha, Okorocha in pension figure battle at Vanguard News.
  • Rivers APC crisis: Protesters demand Magnus Abe’s expulsion from party

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja
    Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Rivers State chapter, on Thursday, grounded activities at the party’s national headquarters in Abuja, demanding the immediate expulsion of Senator Magnus Abe from the party.
    The protesters equally requested the national leadership of the party to prevail on Senator Abe to withdraw his case against the state chapter of the party from court or be expelled.
    The group under the aegis of National Youth Leadership Congress (NYLC)
  • Again defections hit Beyelsa PDP as commissioner, Dickson’s 3 top aides resign

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa
    The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Mineral Resources, Mr Markson Fefegha has resigned his appointment from the Bayelsa State Executive Council.
    Also the Special Adviser on Conflict Resolution in Oil and Gas Producing communities’ Mr Timipa Tiwei Orunimighe, Special Adviser Governor’s Office, Mr Alamene Williams and Senior Special Assistant Community Development attached to the office of the Deputy- Governor, Mr Ombu Napoleon have all resigned in the latest gal
  • Oyetola receives commendation on new cabinet, development agenda

    Clement Adeyi, OsogboOsun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has received commendation for his good development agenda for the state and quality of his cabinet nominees. 
    The immediate past senator representing Osun Central Senatorial District, Professor Sola Adeyeye, gave the commendation on Thursday while moderating a programme at the ongoing Executive Council Retreat in the state.The governor had on Wednesday presented a comprehensive address, entitled, “My Development Agenda”
  • Lai Mohammed reiterates FG’s commitment to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty

    The Federal Government through the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has on Thursday reiterated its promise to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years.
    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, restated the government’s commitment in Abuja at a media briefing to mark the 2019 World Poverty Eradication Day.
    Mohammed said that virtually all the policies and programmes of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration were aime
  • APC belongs to us; we are going nowhere, Obaseki reaffirms

    Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has reaffirmed that he has no plans to leave the All Progressives Congress (APC) for another political party.
    Continue reading APC belongs to us; we are going nowhere, Obaseki reaffirms at Vanguard News.
  • Half of my cabinet may be women ― Gov Dapo Abiodun

    ….to prioritize roads, education in 2020 budgetJames Ogunnaike, Abeokuta
    Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has promised that women would constitute between 40 and 50 percent of his cabinet appointments.
    Gov Abiodun also promised to prioritize road construction and rehabilitation as well as education for the Ogun West Senatorial District as the 2020 budget is being prepared.
    Roads in the senatorial district were described as the worst in the State when the state government held a To
  • Cost of Governance: APC hails Buhari, says PDP’s era of jamborees over

    The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to reduce the cost of governance by cutting down on certain excesses of top government officials, saying the president's action signals the end of an era that was symptomatic of the ruinous days of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.
    Continue reading Cost of Governance: APC hails Buhari, says PDP’s era of jamborees over at Vanguard News.
  • Dickson turning Bayelsa into theatre of war- APC

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, has expressed concern over the alarming state of insecurity in the state, lamenting that the governor, Seriake Dickson, is turning Bayelsa into a war zone.The APC spokesperson also joined Bayelsa State traditional rulers in condemning the alleged stockpiling of arms and building of new militant camps in the state ahead of the November 16 governorship election.Urging the heads of the s
  • Bello buys 1,000 unregistered tinted vehicles for thugs to rig election, PDP alleges

    Emmanuel Adeyemi, Lokoja
    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello purchased over 1,000 unregistered tinted vehicles for people suspected to be thugs in order to rig next month’s governorship election.
    The opposition party claims that hundreds of tinted unregistered automobiles – cars, buses, SUVs and pickup trucks – have flooded Lokoja, the state capital, and several other towns in the last few days.
    According to a press statem
  • Bayelsa guber: APC raises alarm over arms build-up ahead polls

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa
    The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Yekini Nabena has raised alarm over the stockpiling of arms by the Governor Henry Seriake Dickson led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the November 16 governorship elections.
    But the PDP has challenged the APC to name those involved in the arms build –up and report them to the appropriate security agencies.
    Bayelsa traditional rulers led by their Chairman, King Alfred Diete-Spiff h
  • Photos: Buhari receives in audience South-East governors

    President Buhari received in audience South-East Governors and Selected Leaders from the Zone in State House on Thursday, 17th Oct 2019.President Muhammadu Buhari had approved the sum of 10 billion Naira for an intervention fund for the upgrade of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.President Buhari gave the approval following the meeting with South-East governors and leaders from the zone at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
    Continue reading Photos: Buhari receives in audience South-East
  • Kebbi LG Poll: APC submits 246 candidates to KESIEC

     The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi, on Thursday submitted final list of its chairmanship and councillorship candidates for the local government councils election holding on Oct. 26.
    The Publicity Secretary of the party in the state, Alhaji Sani Dododo, confirmed this while briefing newsmen after the APC stakeholders’ meeting in Birnin Kebbi.
    Dododo said the list was submitted to the State Independent Electoral Commission (KSIEC), adding that 21 candidates will contest for c
  • Kogi Speaker emerges Most Outstanding State Speaker in Nigeria

    By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja
    Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Kolawole Matthew has bagged the Democracy Heroes Award as 2019 Most Outstanding State Speaker in Nigeria.
    The award dinner which was held at the Congress Hall of Transcorp  Hilton, Abuja on Wednesday was well attended by dignitaries across all walks of life, recipients, their families, and well-wishers to celebrate the awardees.
    Speaking at the event, the organiser of the annual program, King Fajag said that th
  • Niger Assembly receives 3 additional commissioner nominees

     The Niger House of Assembly has received the names of three additional commissioner nominees from Gov. Abubakar Bello for screening and confirmation.
    NAN reports that the new list comes barely a week after the governor sent an initial list of 17 nominees who were already being screened by the Assembly.
    According to the Speaker, Mr Abdullahi Wuse, the new additional nominees include Tasala Marafa, Rifkatu Chidawa and Abubakar Aliyu who are to be screened on Oct. 22.
    In a related development
  • Just in: Buhari approves N10bn intervention fund for Enugu airport

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of 10 billion Naira for an intervention fund for the upgrade of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. 
    President Buhari gave the approval following a meeting with South-East governors and leaders from the zone at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
    “I have approved the sum of 10 billion Naira for an Intervention fund for the upgrade of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.
    Continue reading Just in: Buhari approves N10bn interv
  • Court of Appeal reserves judgment in appeal by Ajimobi challenging Balogun’s election victory

    The Court of Appeal in Ibadan on Thursday reserved judgement in an appeal by Sen. Abiola Ajimobi challenging the verdict of the Election Petition Tribunal on the Feb. 23 National Assembly Election for Oyo South.
    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the Election Petition Tribunal had upheld the victory of Sen. Kola Balogun (Oyo South) in the Feb. 23 National Assembly election.
    The Justice Haruna Samani led three man panel, which has Justices Okoronkwo and Ojo as members, told counsel for
  • Olu of Warri laments crisis, underdevelopment in Omadino

    By Jimitota Onoyume, Warri
    Olu of Warri,  His Majesty, Ogiame Ikenwoli has charged the newly elected executive members of the Omadino community to work to promote peace in the area, saying he was deeply worried about reports of a crisis in the community.
    The monarch who spoke when some members of the new executives visited him at the palace in Warri, Delta state said he was also dissatisfied with the level of underdevelopment in the oil-rich area, urging them to work to sustain an atmospher
  • Southeast Govs, Ohaneze beg Buhari for special intervention fund for Enugu Airport

    …Seek declaration of emergency on South East roads, erosion
    By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, AbujaSouth-East Governors, leaders of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and religious leaders on Thursday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja and demanded for a special fund for the rehabilitation of the closed Akanu Ibiam  International Airport in Enugu State.
     Speaking on behalf of the group, Chairman of the Southeast Governors Forum and Ebonyi State Governor, Ch
  • Oshiomhole-Obaseki feud: Ex-governorship aspirant sues for peace

    A former Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Blessing Agbomhere, has called for an end to political hostility between the former Governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole and his successor, Godowin Obaseki.
    Agbomere, who made the call a statement in Benin on Thursday, said that violent approach to divergent ideologies had never promoted true democracy in any society.
    Agbomhere, who recently defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), urged all lovers o
  • Are you better off today than in 2015, Reno Omokri asks Nigerians

    As Nigeria records N25.7trn debt as at June 30, a former social media aide to Ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri on Thursday jeered at the country, quizzing if Nigerians are better off now than in 2015.
    Continue reading Are you better off today than in 2015, Reno Omokri asks Nigerians at Vanguard News.
  • Igbo leaders meet Buhari today

    By Anayo Okoli – Enugu
    Governors from South East selected Igbo leaders, including prominent traditional rulers, will meet President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock Villa Thursday.
    Also on the delegation are some members of the National Assembly from the zone.
    The presidency on Wednesday was said to have despatched a Presidential Jet to Imo Airport, Owerri to take some of the delegation members to Abuja ahead of the meeting.
    The meeting is expected to discuss issues bordering on the zone, incl

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