2023: Why I’ll send Fintiri into political oblivion, demolish his bridges – Mustapha

May 20, 2022 Blueprint 0

Alhaji Umar Mustapha, an APC gubernatorial aspirant in Adamawa state come 2023, in this interview with MUAZU ABARI, speaks on his gubernatorial ambition, why he plans to send Governor Umar Fintiri into political oblivion and demolish bridges and flyovers constructed by the incumbent governor, if elected governor in 2023. You obtained APC nomination form to contest for governor but we Read More

Convention: We’ll stand by Buhari’s choice of candidate – APC govs

Governors elected on the All Progressives Congress (APC) platform have expressed their readiness to support the preferred candidates of President Muhammadu Buhari at the party’s forthcoming national convention. The governors made the pledge Wednesday after a meeting with President Buhari at the State House Abuja.     Addressing State House correspondents at the end of the meeting, Chairman Progressive Governors’ Forum and Kebbi state Read More

Electoral Act: Buhari has proved doubters wrong – Mustapha

February 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

A frontline aspirant for the position of National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Mallam Saliu Mustapha has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for proving doubters wrong by assenting to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2022. He said in a statement issued Friday in Abuja by his media aide, Dapo Okubanjo, that as a long-time loyalist, he always knew that Read More

APC National Convention: Uncertainty as party awaits Buhari on Al-Makura, Mustapha, Musa, Akume

 Ahead of the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) scheduled for Saturday, the serving governors and other major critical stakeholders have narrowed the contest to four leading aspirants from the North-central. Blueprint also gathered that the names of the four shortlisted aspirants have been forwarded to President Muhammadu Buhari to make his choice. This is coming amid uncertainty Read More

Taking APC to next level requires democratic institutions – Mustapha

February 9, 2022 Isah Hussein 0

As the campaign for the national chairmanship position of All Progressives Congress (APC) heats up, one of the contestants, Alhaji Saliu Mustapha, has promised to uplift internal democracy of the party with the establishment of ‘The Progressive Institute.’ He said it is a democratic institution that will help to advance good governance, party democracy and leadership. Mustapha, who is the Read More

Group backs Mustapha for APC chair…Says he can unite aggrieved members

January 1, 2022 Samson Benjamin 0

A group, Concerned Nigerians for Growth and Development, has thrown its weight behind one of the aspirants for the national chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Malam Saliu Mustapha. Addressing journalists Friday in Abuja, the group’s national coordinator, Uche Nwachukwu, said looking at Mustapha’s credentials, they were certain that he had the wherewithal to steer the ship of the Read More

COVID-19: 70% Nigerians to be vaccinated by 2022 – AGF Mustapha

December 7, 2021 Blueprint 0

The federal government has said it intends to vaccinate 70% of the Nigerian population before the end of 2022, chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, Mr. Boss Mustapha, has said. He stated this during the COVID-19 summit 2021 in Abuja with the theme : “Pushing through the Last Mile to End the Pandemic and Build Back Better”. He Read More

IPAC commends Yobe govt for adherence to electoral Act, rule of law

October 31, 2021 Yusuf A. Yusuf 0

The Inter-Party Advisory Council, Yobe state chapter has on Friday commended the state government for adherence to the electoral Act and rule of law by holding councillorship bye-election in two electoral wards Askekri and Hausari in Geidam Local Government Area of the state. In a statement signed by the chairman of IPAC Yobe Comrade Bala Mohammed equally appreciate the efforts Read More

As bandits turn to our train…

October 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

The report on how bandits attacked the train on transit from Abuja to Kaduna on Wednesday and Thursday last week has further buttressed the audacity and cruelty of these criminals. The Kaduna-Abuja road has become dangerous and a nightmare to motorists and passengers compelling them to look for an alternative safe route. Many travellers have been forced to patronise train transport Read More

OFAB Day: NABDA lauds platform for defending emerging technology

September 29, 2021 John Oba 0

As Nigeria joined other six Africa countries to mark the maiden edition of the Open Forum On Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa (OFAB) day, the Director-General, and Chief Executive Officer, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha has commended OFAB in Nigeria saying the platform has taken the heat off government in the defence of the emerging technology and its Read More

Trafficking: NAPTIP rescues 43 victims in Osun

September 28, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Tuesday, disclosed that no fewer than 43 victims of human trafficking have been reached by the agency in 2021 alone. The agency stated that human trafficking has become a national embarrassment and urged members of the public to join hands in waging war against the menace. The Zonal Commander Read More

I’ve too many female admirers seeking my attention – Umar M. Sherrif

September 17, 2021 Blueprint 0

Umar M. Sherrif is a 31-year-old Kannywood star whose performance at the first Arewa Creative Industry Sallah Concert and Fashion show has attracted the attention of many media personalities. In this exclusive interview with ALIYU ASKIRA, he talks about women, fame, money, success, scandal and the good and bad sides of Kannywood. Umar, congratulations on your successful performance; tell our Read More

APC national chair: Ex-Borno gov, Modu Sheriff, begins campaign, lobbies APC govs

September 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the All Progressives Congress (APC) planned national convention expected to hold before the end of the year, former Borno state governor, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff has embarked on state wide campaign, even as efforts are intensified to secure the support of the party’s serving governors. Aside Modu Sheriff, other national chairmanship aspirants include; former Gombe state governor, Senator Read More

Insurgency: 700 widows, orphans receive support

August 26, 2021 Yusuf A Yusuf 0

In an effort to bring succour to vulnerable persons affected by Boko haram insurgency, a group ‘Yala Bornoye Progressive Initiatives’ has partnered North East Development Commission in distributing food and non-food items to 700 widows, orphans as well as the elderly in Buni Gari, Geidam and Yunusari communities. Making the presentation in Buni Gari, the Executive Director Administration, Kanem Development Read More

Kaduna LG poll: APC raises 55-man campaign team in Zaria

August 26, 2021 Moh Bello Habib 0

AS Kaduna state Local Governments election scheduled for 4th of September fast approaching, the ruling All progressive Congress (APC) Zaria Local chapter has raised and inaugurated a 55-Man campaign Council in order to ensure victory in the said forthcoming election. Addressing the campaign Council members during inauguration ceremony held at the Pary Secretiat located at new Jos road zaria local Read More

Mustapha and Nigeria’s battle against COVID-19

August 10, 2021 Tom Garba 0

If there’s any Nigerian in the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari working in tandem with the vision and the mission of the All Progressives Congress (APC), he is Barrister Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF. I watch Mustapha daily, I constantly follow his selfless service to the nation. I have come to understand and Read More