INEC Gives Update On 2019 Election
The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday said that more than 80 million registered voters are expected to vote during the 2019 general elections. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this in a paper he presented at the 14th All Nigeria Editors Conference holding in Asaba, Delta State. Yakubu,who... Read more
“You have all eternity to think inside the box  (coffin); hence, now is the time to think outside the box”. I couldn’t agree less because considering the rate of technological advancement and global digitization; customers are looking for something different, something creative and something unique. They have been constantly... Read more
Senate Approves N234 Billion For INEC To Conduct 2019 Elections
The Senate has approved N234.51 billion for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the 2019 elections, Sun News reports. The sum was approved at plenary, on Thursday. The 10-week recess of the National Assembly had delayed the approval, sparking fears that the 2019 elections might be postponed.... Read more
2019: Why No Yoruba Should Vote For Buhari – Shiite
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) from the South West have urged the Yoruba nation not to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 election for being “shallow minded.” IMN said Buhari should be voted out by the Yoruba ethnic group for disrespecting the rule of law.... Read more
Atiku 2019: Osinbajo Could Be Replaced As Buhari’s Running-mate
The possibility of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) settling for a replacement for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo from the Southeast and intrigues by politicians jostling to be chosen are some of the reasons the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) standard bearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, might delay the announcement of... Read more
Breaking News: Court Upholds Buhari’s Executive Order On Seizure Of Assets Linked To Corruption
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday upheld the validity of the Presidential Executive Order 6 of 2018 which provides for the interim seizure of assets linked to ongoing criminal trials and investigations, Punch Metro reports. President Muhammadu Buhari had on July 5, 2018, issued the Presidential Executive... Read more
EFCC Is Trying To Force Witnesses To Implicate Me – Fayose
Punch Metro reports that Ayodele Fayose has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of shopping for evidence to nail him. He alleged that the anti-graft agency had started coercing witnesses to implicate him in order to file a trump-up charge against him upon the expiration of his tenure... Read more
Church Renovates Major Road In Kano
As part of its corporate social responsibility towards community development, Living Faith Church has renovated one kilometre link road in No Man’s Land, Sabon-Gari area of Kano metropolis. Speaking at the commissioning, the resident and state Pastor of the Church, Pastor Agi Emmanuel said the project was a testimony... Read more
Human Dev’t Index : World Bank Ranks Nigeria 152nd Out Of 157 Countries
The World Bank has ranked Nigeria 152nd out 157 countries captured in its maiden Human Development Index, HDI. The President of the World Bank Group, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, disclosed this at the on-going Annual Meetings in Bali, Indonesia, which is focused on two key development issues, climate change... Read more
All Presidential Candidates Must Debate – Ben Bruce
Senator Ben Murray Bruce urged Nigerians to insist that all presidential candidates for the 2019 general elections undergo a public debate. The federal lawmaker said that Nigerians must refuse to vote a candidate that refuses to debate. Speaking via Twitter on Thursday, the senator from Bayelsa state said anyone... Read more
Lawmakers Won’t Remove Speaker Dogara – Influential APC Lawmaker
The Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Alhassan Doguwa, has dismissed rumours of possible removal of the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, a new report by Premium Times has revealed. Recall that Dogara’s impeachment was a topic that divided opinions with All Progressives Congress lawmakers threatening to remove him at... Read more
Anambra Workers Threaten Strike Over Missing Pension Funds
The Nigeria Labour Con­gress (NLC) in Anambra state has raised alarm over the fate of workers’ contrib­utory pension funds deducted from their salaries since 2014. The workers’ contribution is al­leged by sources to be missing. The chairman of NLC in the state, Mr. Jerry Nnubia, who stated this in... Read more
2019 Presidential Election!!! FULL List Of Presidential Candidates And Their Parties
October 11th deadline for conclusion of all primary elections and submission of names of candidates of political parties to the Independent National Electoral Commission ahead of next year’s elections comes to an end. Here are the list of Presidential candidates of political parties that will content the 2019 Presidential... Read more
PHOTOS : Finally, Shehu Sani Accepts El-Rufai’s Challenge, Goes To Kaduna Market Alone & This Happened
Sen. Shehu Sani stormed the Kaduna central market, without a single aide or security personnel as he mingled with the people. Governor El-Rufai was also challenged to do the same without any security personnel and see the outcome. Recall that El-Rufai and Sani have been at loggerheads with each... Read more
Police discover 419 shrine in Osun
A dreaded 419 shrine which was discovered by Police detectives in Osogbo,Osun state capital has been destroyed and one person was arrested at the shine. The Commissioner of Police in Osun State,Mr Fimihan Adeoye said the shrine was being used for organised crime by fraudsters. CP Adeoye who led... Read more
Ahmed Tinubu said the the crises between herdsmen and farmers were not caused by religious or political differences
A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has insisted that the crises between herdsmen and farmers in some states were not caused by religious or political differences. He identified water scarcity as one of the reasons behind it. He said this in Abuja, at a... Read more