Tag Archives: Adebayo Shittu

Adebayo Shittu Reacts To Election Postponement

Nigeria’s communications minister, Adebayo Shittu, has rebuked insinuations that INEC’s postponement of the 2019 general election was aimed at favouring the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). He made this known on Saturday in Saki, Northern part of Oyo sate, while reacting to the late-minute postponement of the election by the electoral umpire. National Chairman of…

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Trending! See Video Of Communications Minister Adebayo Shittu & Sahara Reporters’ Sowore Trading Words

Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu and Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore traded verbal blows in a radio interview over the weekend. The two were invited as guests on Ibadan’s Fresh FM, where Sowore discussed his 2019 aspirations, and the minister countered him. The two ended up trading words, Shittu calling Sowore a daydreamer who is “inconsequential.” “I am consequential because…

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2019 Election: Minister Of Communication Reveals Osinbajo Remains The Running Mate Of Buhari

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu has affirmed that Professor Yemi Osinbajo will be the running mate of Presdient Muhammadu Buhari come 2019 presidential election. Shittu said this in an interview with State House correspondents shortly after a meeting he had with Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where he revealed that a Chairman for the…

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FG Calls MTN’s Bluff, Threatens To Increase Fine If It Fails To Meet December Deadline

The Federal Government has said it would neither be cowed nor threatened by MTN’s court action against the N1.4trn fine, which was later reduced to N780 billion, adding that the telecommunications company risks another fine if it fails to pay on the December 31stdeadline. Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu, made the statement yesterday in reaction…

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Ministerial Nominees Unveiled, Rotimi Amaechi, Lai Mohammed, Chris Ngige & More Make List

Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the Senate’s plenary session this morning, read out the names of nominees for ministerial appointments. The names on the list which was sent in last week by President Muhammadu Buhari last week are:  Babatunde Fashola, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Kayode Fayemi, Chris Ngige,  Lai Mohammed, Senator Udo Udoma Udo, Abubakar Salami…

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