Welfare: Nababa launches 160 plots housing estate for personnel

August 9, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Controller General of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) Haliru Nababa, has launched a ground-breaking of a housing estate project for the Correctional Service Coorporative Society (COCOS) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The NCoS boss said the move was part of his plans to improve the welfare of the personnel nationwide, adding that such will be replicated across the Read More

Plateau 2023: APC stakeholders insist on  disqualification of party’s flagbearer Nentawe

July 26, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections,  Plateau state stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) have reiterated their call for the disqualification of the governorship flagbearer in the state Dr Nentawe Yilwatda Goshwe. The group under the aeges of Progressives Foundation Movement (PFM) maintained that the decision by the Sen Abdullahi Adamu led national working committee (NWC) to field Goshwe Read More

2023: Kwankwaso not a threat to APC in North-west – Lukman

July 14, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Vice Chairman, North-west of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Salihu Lukman, has said the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, is not a threat to the ruling party ahead of the 2023 elections. Speaking with newsmen Thursday in Abuja, the APC chieftain said the party would work hard to achieve success Read More

2023: Diamond Ladies to declare for Atiku, honour Melaye, Oluchukwu, Natasha, others

July 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A socio-political group on the aiges of Diamond Ladies in Politics (DLP) has concluded plans to officially declare support for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, ahead of 2023 general elections. The group will also honour some prominent Nigerians who worked assiduously to ensure the emergence of the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. Among Read More

2023: APC professionals back Shettima as Tinubu’s running mate

July 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Professionals Forum of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has thrown their weights behind the choice of Senator Kashim Shettima as the vice presidential candidate of the party. In a statement released Monday in Abuja, by the acting chairman, Board of Trustees for the forum, Nkem Okeke, said the choice is inline with the Forum’s objective of dedication to Read More

Breaking: Masari resigns as Tinubu’s running mate

July 10, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The temporary running mate Alhaji Ibrahim Masari, submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has resigned. Masari in a statement he personally signed Sunday in Abuja said his decision will enable Asiwaju have more latitude to give more accommodation and inclusion that will position APC Read More

Northern Clerics pick Yakubu Pam as Tinubu’s running mate

June 24, 2022 Leka Shehinde 0

Northern Christian and Muslim Cerics have thrown their weight behind the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission  NCPC to serve as running mate to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress,APC  In the forthcoming presidential polls. The clerics who spoke at a one day roundtable discussion in Abuja said there is  the need for a harmonious and Read More

Presidency: I’m a unifier, this moment calls for me – Tinubu

June 7, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

National leader and presidential aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, has described himself as a unifier and the one the moment in the country calls for. Addressing special convention, Tuesday evening, Tinubu, who commended other aspirants for conducting what he described as a decent campaign, said the competition will eventually make the party strong. He asked Read More

Breaking: EFCC deploys ‘beautiful’ female officials to Eagles Square

June 7, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Blueprint can authoritatively reports that some beautiful female officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have stormed the Eagles Square, the venue of the ongoing presidential primary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). While some of the operatives were dressed in their official apron, other female officials were in mofty. The officials of the anti-graft agency are Read More

APC: There ‘ll be Dollar rain at Eagle Square, activist writes EFCC

June 7, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Convener of a Pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians and Human Right Activist, Adeyanju Deji, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to storm the venue of the All Progressives Congress, APC, alleging that the presidential aspirants of the party are planning to share dollars to delegates for vote buying. “Dear EFCC, please go close Read More

Keren: Court fixes June 22 for hearing, refuses Premier Academy’s request

June 2, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Federal High Court, Abuja Division has struck out the application filed by Premiere Academy, Lugbe, seeking to stop Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) from investigating the circumstances, which led to the alleged rape and death of one of its student, Keren-Happuch Aondodoo Akphagher. Instead, the court ordered an accelerated hearing of the substantive suit, fixing it for Read More

APC may produce invalid presidential, gov’shp candidates over delegates crisis, Etiebet warns

June 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the special convention of the ruling All progressive congress (APC), A chieftain and former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Chief Don Etiebet, has warned that the party might not have valid governorship and presidential primaries if the issue of valid delegates list from Akwa Ibom is not addressed. Addressing a press conference Wednesday in Abuja, Etiebet who spoke Read More

Ignore fraudulent delegates’ list from Cross River, stakeholders tell Adamu’s NWC 

June 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been asked to ignore a purported ‘fraudulent’ list of the national delegates sent by the Cross Rivers State Working Committee to the national leadership. The APC stakeholders and the authentic national delegates elected on the 17th May 2022 also asked the national chairman Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led NWC Read More

Breaking: Bala’s name appears in PDP gov’ship primary ballot

May 25, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

The name of the incumbent governor of Bauchi state and PDP Presidential aspirant, Bala Mohammed, Wednesday appeared on the PDP ballot papers for the party’s gubernatorial primary election in the state. Addressing journalists on the appearance of Bala’s name in the ballot, the Bauchi state PDP Chairman, Hamza Koshe Akuyam attributed the appearance of the PDP presidential aspirant in the Read More

2023: Rising poverty may lead to uprising, Mogahlu warns

May 24, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

African Democratic Congress (ADC), Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has warned of the prospect of a social insurrection in the country if the rising poverty is not addressed. Speaking Tuesday in Abuja at a parley organised by the party for the ADC presidential hopefuls themed “forging ahead, leading forward and knowledge-driven collegiate presidency”, Mogahlu said his fear was based on the teething Read More

EndSars: Osun govt pays N53.2m compensation to victims of brutality

May 12, 2022 Editorial II 0

Osun state government has presented cheques of N53,290,000 as compensation to victims of police brutality in the state. The governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, who presented the cheques to the victims at the Exco Lounge, governor’s office, Osogbo, Thursday, stated that the motive was a deliberate quest to redress the wrongs of yesterday and set the state on the path of true Read More

Yahaya returns nomination forms, boasts of transformation in Gombe

May 12, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Gombe state governor Inuwa Yahaya has returned his Expression of Interest and nomination forms to the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the governorship primary in the state. The governor also expressed confidence that he will win both the APC ticket and his reelection in 2023 general elections. Speaking with newsmen after submitting his nomination forms Read More

2023: Emefiele submits presidential nomination forms

May 12, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

The CBN governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele has submitted his presidential nomination form to the secretariat of the rulling party, APC Wednesday in Abuja.  His submission of the APC presidential form which was followed the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja which upheld the judgment of the Federal High Court Umuahia that nullified Section 84(12) of the Electoral Act which required public Read More

Tinubu ‘ll congratulate winner, return home if he loses ticket – Babashir Lawal 

May 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Babashir Lawal, has said the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will congratulate the winner and return home if he loses the presidential ticket of the party. The ruling party had slated its presidential primary for May 30 2022.The former Lagos governor will be contesting Read More

Breaking: Jubilation in Abuja as Tinubu returns nomination forms

May 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

There were jubilation at the International Conference Centre (ICC) venue of the submission of nomination forms, Wednesday as Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu returned his presidential forms for the party’s ticket ahead of 2023 general elections. The nomination forms were submitted on his behalf by a team of his supporters led by the Read More

Breaking: Buhari directs Malami, Ameachi, Ngige, others with political ambitions to resign

May 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked all his ministers with political ambitions to resign immediately. The affected Ministers are expected to leave the cabinet on or before May 16. He gave the order today at tbe weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Those affected are Ministers of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi; Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio; Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige; Science, Technology Read More

ASUU Strike: OAU directs students to go home

May 11, 2022 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife, Osun state, has directed students to vacate their hostels and go home. The directive, according to a statement signed and made available to Journalists by the Dean, Division of Student Affairs, Prof. I.O. Aransi, was necessary due to the new update of strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities Read More