Category Archives: Breaking

APC Sweeps Nasarawa Local Government Poll

The Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has declared candidates of All Progressive Congress (APC) as winners of the Saturday’s local government election across the state. Mr. Henry Omaku, chairman of the electoral body announced the results of the polls on Sunday at the commission’s headquarters in Lafia. He said that three political parties; All…

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No Past Nigerian Government Is More Transparent Than Buhari’s, Says Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says even the worst critics of President Muhammadu Buhari will not accuse him of indulging in or encouraging corruption. “Nigeria has never had a more transparent, more accountable government than the Buhari Administration,” the Minister said when he received a TI delegation, led by the Chair of…

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Buhari Hosts Wives Of Governors, Gives Them Assurance

President Muhammadu Buhari hosted the wives of all the governors across the 36 Nigerian states, pledging support to their cause. According to Premium Times, Buhari met the wives in Abuja on Sunday. He’s pleased with their activities, he said, including their provision of relief materials of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). He added that the federal government will facilitate…

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N17bn Alleged Bribery: Okonjo-Iweala Clarifies Statement In Her New Book

Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has addressed what she has described as “mischief makers” trying to distort what is written in her book, “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: the Story Behind the Headlines.” It had been reported that the Jonathan administration paid a bribe of N17 billion to the National Assembly before the 2015 budget was…

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Here Is President Buhari’s Children’s Day Message!

President Muhammadu Buhari has released a statement to commemorate this year’s Children’s Day. In the statement, Buhari highlights the home-grown school feeding programme and the Campaign to End Child Marriage which was launched in 2016 as part of the things his administration is doing to better the lives of children. Read the message below: Today affords me…

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Former Kano Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, Gets Bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has granted bail to the former State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau. Shekarau was arraigned on Thursday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) alongside two others; Aminu Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmed before Justice Zainab Bage Abubakar over charges of alleged money laundering. They were arraigned on 6…

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