Tag Archives: Politics

Exam Fraud: Buhari Orders The IG Of Police Not To Invite Senator Adeleke

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, 19th September, 2018 stopped the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, from inviting the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the governorship election slated for Saturday in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke. The police had earlier invited Adeleke to the Force Headquarters in Abuja for the purpose of arraigning…

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I didn’t Speak To Tinubu About Ambode – Pastor Adeboye Denies Interceding In Politics

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Sunday, 16th of September, denied having a telephone conversation with the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, about the second term ambition of the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. In a disclaimer shared on his verified Twitter…

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Money Laundering: EFCC Places Fayose On Watch List

On Saturday, 15th September 2018 the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) announced that it had placed Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on the watch-list. This was contained in a letter written and signed by Chairman of the Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, to the Comptroller-General of Customs dated September 12, 2018 titled: “Request for…

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2019 Election: Suspense In Lagos As Ambode Flies To Abuja To Beg Tinubu

The reported confusion over the re-election bid of Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, allegedly failed to clear off on Saturday, September 15 as the APC national leadership could not secure a firm commitment from its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on the governor’s second term ambition. According to The Punch, the All Progressives Congress leaders,…

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You Are A Dirty Bank, Return Our Stolen Assets – President Buhari Tells HSBC

The Presidency on Friday night, 14th September 2018 chided the global banking giant, HSBC, for saying that President Muhammadu Buhari’s second tenure would stunt the nation’s economy saying that the bank was ranting because there was no room for looted funds to find its way in the bank. Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the…

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President Buhari Accepts Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation; Appoints Her Replacement

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. President Muhammadu Buhari however accepted the resignation as minister of finance. According to Punch, in a statement by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the President thanked the minister for her services to the nation…

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I Didn’t Know The Certificate Was Forged – Read Kemi Adeosun’s Full Resignation Letter

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. Her resignation caused a huge uproar among Nigerians; some tagged it one of the honourable steps any Nigerian politician have taken so far. However, the…

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Not Retreat Nor surrender – Nollywood Actress, Funke Adesiyan Declares Interest In 2019 Elections

Recently, many celebrities in the Nigeria Film Industry have developed an interest in the political world. Nollywood actress, Funke Adesiyan is not left out as she has declared her intention to run for office in Oyo House of Assembly in 2019 general elections. She made this known in her Instagram page today where she wrote; “By…

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Dogara Has No Political Value – APC Speaks On Dogara’s Defection To PDP

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has stirred a lot of reactions after his constituents picked nomination form for him to re-contest in 2019 under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The decision according to Dogara’s aide followed exhaustive consultation among the constituents, especially bordering on the political feud between the Speaker and Governor…

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Breaking: Olusegun Mimiko Declares His Intention To Run For President 2019

The Former Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has today declared his intention to run for president on the platform of the Labour party in 2019. Mimiko made the declaration at exactly 12:15pm, at an event held at the National Secretariat of the Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam-led LP, in Abuja. He said there comes a time…

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