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Breaking: Boko Haram Militants Kill 17 Nigerian Soldiers

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

At least 17 Nigerian soldiers were killed in a fresh Boko Haram attack on a military base in the country’s northeast, military sources said Thursday, the third assault on three different bases in less than a month. On Wednesday evening, heavily armed jihadists riding in trucks stormed and looted weapons and vehicles from a military […]

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Court Clears Adeleke For Osun Guber Poll, Says No Forgery Occurred

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

As Adeleke Calls for Peace and Unity Osun state High Court sitting in Osogbo cleared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke as  fit for the September 22 gubernatorial election in the state having fulfilled the requirements of the constitution.   The judge also affirmed that no case of cerificate forgery […]

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FG Appoints Acting DG For DSS

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Sequel to termination of the appointment of Lawal Daura as the Department of State Services Boss, the Federal Government has appointed an acting Director General for the Service.   He is Matthew B. Seiyefa, the most senior Director in the Department of State Services (DSS), who will act as Director-General until further notice, Media Aide […]

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Northern Leaders And Stakeholders Assembly Condemns Siege On The National Assembly

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA) led by Tanko Yakasai, has condemned the Monday morning siege on the National Assembly, by security forces.   In a statement signed by Dr. Umar Ardo, Secretary of the Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly, NLSA, he said; “The Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA) watches with awe the […]

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Osinbajo Condemns Unauthorized Takeover Of The National Assembly

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has described the unauthorized takeover of the National Assembly complex earlier today as a gross violation of constitutional order, rule of law and all acceptable notions of law and order. According to him, the unlawful act which was done without the knowledge of the Presidency is condemnable and completely unacceptable. […]

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Acting President, Osibanjo Sacks DG SSS, Lawal Musa

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Acting President Yemi Osibanjo has sacked the Director General of the State Security Service, Musa Lawal Daura. In a statement signed by Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, he said,”The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director General, State […]

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Osun APC Deputy State Chairman, 8 Other Executives Resign, Dump Party

By   /  August 6, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Nine All Progressives Congress (APC) executives in Osun state have dumped the party, and officially joined the Action Democratic Party (ADP). In their resignation letter addressed to the chairman of the state APC, the chieftains explained what inspired their defection. “On assumption of office, we all took the oath to do justice to all and […]

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How Former Kano Deputy, Hafiz Abubakar Governor Spent Over N150 Million On Travelling Allowances

By   /  August 6, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The crisis rocking the APC led state government in Kano climaxed this Sunday, August 5, 2018, when the news of the resignation of the Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, filtered in. It could be recalled that the Deputy Governor has been in a running battle with the State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, […]

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Why Kano Deputy Governor Resigned

By   /  August 6, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

For fear of ominous impeachment process by the Kano state House of Assembly, the state Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, has hurriedly tendered his resignation on Sunday. This followed decision by 30 out of the 40 legislators to commence impeachment proceeding against the deputy governor over false, unfounded allegations and undermining the state government. The […]

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Baru Not Funding Alleged Impeachment Plot Against Senate President-NNPC

By   /  August 5, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Says Count Us Out Of Ongoing Politicking In National Assembly The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has distanced the national oil company and its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru from the ongoing political tango in the National Assembly and the trending reports in some section of the media insinuating that the […]

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