2023 general elections: DSS stages workshop for directors, heads of institutions 

January 23, 2023 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

In preparation for the general elections the Department of State Services (DSS) has held a four-day strategic workshop for its state directors of security and heads of institutions. DSS Public Relations Officer (PRO), Dr Peter Afunanya, disclosed this in a press statement, Monday in Abuja. “Between January 18 and 21, 2023, the Department of State Services (DSS) at its National Read More

Tinubu to APC candidates: You need me like I need you for election victory

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Sunday met with the governorship and National Assembly candidates of the party ahead of the upcoming general elections.  Tinubu, who said he had been eager to meet with the party’s candidates, urged them to ensure they do not disappoint party members who elected them to fly its Read More

Water, youth ministries partner on ending open defecation

January 15, 2023 John Oba 0

     As part of the drive to end the practice of open defecation, the Federal Ministries of Water Resources and Youth and Sport Development have agreed to partner in the fight against the menaace. Both ministries agreed on the partnership when the Minister of Water Resources, Engr Suleiman Adamu, led a delegation on a courtesy visit to the Minister of Youth Read More

FMBN, NLC, others to unveil 1,071 homes nationwide

January 15, 2023 Ahmid Lawal 0

In line with the renewed drive to increase the delivery of affordable housing to Nigerian workers, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) plans to commission 1,071 completed houses in eight project sites nationwide. The housing units are part of the over 3,560 homes under phases 1 & 2 of the National Affordable Housing Delivery Programme. Group Head, Corporate Communications, Read More

2023: Uba Sani preaches turning point on Christmas day 

December 25, 2022 Chamba Simeh 0

Senator Uba Sani, Kaduna Central Senatorial District and All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in the state has expressed hope in a Christmas message that 2023 will be a turning point for Kaduna state and Nigeria.  He urged all Christians across the country, and all Nigerians to use the solemn occasion of Christmas to reflect on the life of Jesus Read More

Miyetti Allah opens up on preffered presidential candidate 

December 20, 2022 Binta Shama 0

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) Monday said no presidential candidate for the 2023 general election has secured their backing. The association said contrary to the belief by many that it had ties with President Muhammadu Buhari,  he was not at anytime close to the association. Indeed, the association said its experience with the president  has thought its members to be Read More

2023: Again, Atiku drops promises for Ndigbo 

December 15, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Thursday, assured that his administration, if elected, would dredge River Niger and complete Onitsha Seaport. Atiku, who disclosed this in Awka, Anambra State capital, during a campaign rally organised by his party, maintained that at end of his tenure, he would support an Igbo man to succeed Read More

PDP ‘ll work to ensure Benue is better – Ortom

December 6, 2022 John Shiaondo 0

Governor Samuel Ortom has assured the people of Benue South senatorial district that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administration would work hard to ensure that Benue is better. This is even as the senator representing Benue South senatorial district Abba Moro dismissed comments credited to him on the PDP crisis at the national level. Speaking at the flag-off of the Read More

2023: Cleric justifies APC Muslim- Muslim presidential ticket 

December 5, 2022 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

Citing Osun state example, Kwara state based prominent Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ibrahim Danmaigoro, Monday justified the Muslim- Muslim presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The popular cleric said the recent election of two Christians as governor and deputy governor in Osun state was an attestation to the propriety of the Muslim- Muslim presidential ticket of the APC. The Read More

2023: Officials, supporters buzzing as Peter Obi storms Imo for presidential campaign rally 

December 4, 2022 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

The much expected mega rally for the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, in Imo State takes place on Tuesday and the  Coordinator of the Peter Obi Presidential Campign Council in the state, Chief Martin Agbaso, has assured Nigerians that everything has been put in place  to ensure a hitch free and successful exercise. Agbaso, who was Read More

2023: Makarfi drums support for Atiku, Ashiru

November 30, 2022 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, former governor of Kaduna state, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, has urged the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to unite and chase out bad governance brought by the All Progressives Congress. Speaking when he accompanied the Kaduna state PDP governorship candidate, Hon. Isah Ashiru, to a meeting with Christian clergymen under the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Read More

Campaign groups deny dumping Obi over false statistics

November 29, 2022 Emeka Nze 0

The United Coalition of Peter Obi Support Groups has dismissed  claims in some quarters that some support groups set up to facilitate the election of Labour Party’s presidential candidate Peter Obi withdrew their loyalty over what they described as his “false statistics”. The coalition countered the claim in a statement jointly signed by Yahaya Madaki (Convener Obi Nationalist Movement), Ebohon Read More

Muslim-Muslim ticket: I’ll remain in APC, work for Atiku – Babachir Lawal

November 23, 2022 Tope Sunday 0

The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) David Babachir Lawal has said  he would not support the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s Muslim-Muslim ticket. Lawal, who spoke in an interview with the BBC, Wednesday, also said the ruling party would lose the 2023 elections as a result Read More

Ogun APC stages mega walk for Tinubu/Shettima

November 8, 2022 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

Thousands of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun state, Tuesday, staged a mega walk in Abeokuta to express their support for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Governor Dapo Abiodun. Addressing members of the party at the NNPC junction, after the walk through major streets, Governor Dapo Abiodun urged the people of the state and Read More

2023 presidency: Verbal war in Oyo PDP over Atiku Abubakar  

November 6, 2022 Editorial IV 0

BAYO AGBOOLA, from Ibadan, writes that the unfolding politicking in the Oyo state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has created a division in form of discordant voices in support and against the presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The crux of the matter is the support or otherwise for the Peoples Democratic Party’s  presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, which has turned out Read More

Tinubu/Shettima: Constituent celebrates Idahosa’s appointment 

November 3, 2022 Patrick Ahanor 0

Dozens of supporters and members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ikpoba Okha local government area of Edo state have hailed the appointment of Hon. Osarobo Idahosa as Edo state coordinator, Tinubu/Shettima Grassroots Independent Campaign Council (ICC). The supporters who stormed the residence of the party’s chieftain in the local government, expressed joy over the appointment and pledged to work Read More

Niger law reform commission chairperson drums support for Buhari

January 11, 2022 Tope Sunday 0

The Chairman Law Reform Commission Niger state, Barrister Aisha Galadima Gana, has charged Nigerians to remain resolute in their support to the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in order to experience more dividends of democracy. Hajia Gana, who is also the matron of ANG Progressive Associates, also commended the First Lady, Hajia Aisha Buhari for her immeasurable achievements, stating that Read More

Ekiti 2022: Why my popularity soars – Ex – Gov Oni

December 7, 2021 Ojo Oladele 0

As the Ekiti governorship election slated for June 18 approaches, the former governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant, Engr Segun Oni, has said his popularity keeps soaring among the masses of Ekiti daily because he didn’t loot the treasury while in office between 2007 and 2010. Oni also warned that the PDP would resist attempt by any party Read More

Katsina dep gov’s wife joins Tinubu support team

November 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

The wife of Katsina state deputy governor; Hajiya Mariya Buhari, has been appointed as national woman leader, Tinubu Support Organization (TSO). This was contained in a appointment letter dated 14 November 2021 and signed by the director general of the organisation, Aminu Suleiman. “I am pleased to inform you that your appointment is confirmed as National Women Leader of Tinubu Read More

Breaking: Newcastle appoint new coach

November 8, 2021 BBC 0

Newcastle United have appointed Eddie Howe to succeed Steve Bruce as the Premier League club’s head coach. Howe, who has signed a contract until the summer of 2024, has not been in management since he left Bournemouth in August 2020 following relegation.“This is a wonderful opportunity, but there is also a lot of work ahead of us,” Howe told Newcastle’s Read More

DBN, FC4S, NCIC Sign MoU to finance green SMEs projects

November 4, 2021 David Agba 0

As part of a global initiative on climate change and environmental sustainability, the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) Plc, Financial Centre for Sustainability Lagos (FC4S Lagos) and Nigeria Climate Innovation Center (NCIC) have signed an MoU to fund green projects in Nigeria. The event which took place at the DBN Head Office in Lagos has the DBN play the role Read More

2023: Buhari’s kinsmen urge Yahaya Bello to contest for president

November 4, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

A delegation from Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown in Katsina state, has lauded the Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello for his unalloyed support of the president. The group of tradition and political stakeholders from Daura paid a courtesy visit to the governor in Lokoja on Thursday. Speaking through their spokesperson, Engineer Mato Daura, the delegation said Governor Bello’s love for Read More

Lack of BoT responsible for worsening crisis in APC – Moniedafe

November 2, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Sunny Sylvester Moniedafe, has identified lack of Board of Trustee for the party as reason for worsening crisis rocking the party across the country. Moniedafe, however declared that “it is time for the APC to do the right thing” adding that if given opportunity to lead the party he has Read More