Why Cross River should produce next president – APC group

November 4, 2021 Agi Onda 0

The Cross River Youth Congress (CRYC), an All Progressives Congress (APC) pressure group, has aligned itself with the position of the Arewa Mandate Initiative (AMI) on power shift with a proviso that the state produces the occupant of that office in 2023. The group, in a five paragraph communiqué issued at the end of their meeting in Calabar, commended Arewa Read More

APC National chair: Veteran Journalists Forum backs Sani Musa

October 30, 2021 Chamba Simeh 0

The Veteran Journalists Forum (VJF) has lent its weight to the bid by Senator Sani Musa (APC Niger state) for the national chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress (APC). At a press conference in Kaduna at the weekend, group’s Secretary-General, John Femi Adi, said Senator Musa has been a “detribalised Nigerian” with “powerful connections beyond ethno-geographic barriers and religious persuasions”. Read More

Listen to Nigerians, declare for presidency now, pressure mounts on Tinubu

October 23, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Lagos state governor and a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been pressurised again to make public his intention to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. Thousands of his supporters gathered Saturday in Abuja at the unveiling Asiwaju’s legacies and inauguration of states’ steering committee to reinstate their claims. Although the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has Read More

Alan Waka: Role model par excellence

October 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

It gives one a great feeling to know that people look up to him whenever they wish to do something, not because he inspires fear, but because of his generosity and good human relations.  It is easy to find living legends that thousands of followers see as role models in their interactions, dealings and ways of daily lives. The unflinching Read More

Sen. Rochas Okorocha bags ‘Stand of Fame’ award

October 1, 2021 Blueprint 0

A Non Governmental Organisation, Who is Who Awards, has conferred the ‘Stand of Fame Award’ on the former Governor of Imo state and Senator representing Imo West, Owele Rochas Okorocha. The President of Who is Who Awards, Miss Binta Pearl Ojoma, while presenting the award said, it was conferred on Rochas due to his “philanthropic and leadership qualities.” She said Read More

Buni’s unassuming leadership reason for massive defection into APC – Akume

October 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Minister of special duties and inter-governmental affairs, Senator George Akume, has commended the current leadership of All the Progressives Congress (APC), Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee under governor Mai Mala Buni. The former governor said Buni’s unassuming leadership has reunited the party and also responsible for the recent massive defection into the APC from opposition party. In a congratulatory Read More

Ecobank Nigeria appoints new chairman, directors

September 29, 2021 Blessing Anaro 0

The Board of Directors of Ecobank Nigeria has announced the appointment of three non-executive directors: . Mrs. Bola Adesola, Mrs. Titilayo Olujobi and Mrs. Bimbola Wright. According to the Board, the new Directors have distinguished themselves in their various careers bringing with them a wealth of experience in the financial services industry, their professionalism and integrity, that has earned them Read More

As Akor raises the bar at NPC…

September 22, 2021 Musa Wada 0

The African adage that one good turn deserves another is succinct as in the re-appointment of Dr. Kashim Yunusa Akor by the President Muhammadu Buhari as the substantive director-general of the National Productivity Centre, NPC. His re-appointment is well deserved because of the tremendious impact his first tenure had on the improvement of Nigeria’s national productivity and its sustainable growth. Read More

NIS boss Babandede bows out

September 13, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The 11th Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, was on Monday pulled out from Service after a diligent service to his nation. Speaking during the ceremony which took place at the NIS parade ground, Sauka, Abuja, the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who represented President Muhammadu Buhari, paid tributes to Babandede for rebranding and repositioning the Read More

Emir of Bichi coronated amidst pomp, pageantry

September 1, 2021 Abba Dukawa 0

The sleepy town of Bichi came alive Friday and Saturday last week when friends and well-wishers thronged the Emirate’s central Mosque and Bichi Town mini stadium to witness dual events, weeding fatiha of Yusuf Buhari, son of President Muhammadu Buhari, and Zahara Bayero, daughter of the Emir of Bichi on Friday. On Saturday, the Governor of Kano state, Dr. Abdullahi Read More

Nabasu assures staff of better working environment

August 17, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The new permanent secretary to the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, Mr Bitrus Bako Nabasu, who assumed office last week held a town hall meeting yesterday with the staff of the ministry and promised to provide better working environment for them in order to achieve the implementation of decisions and policies set by government.  He said, “The essence of Read More