Reconciliation: Tinubu Holds Peace Meeting with Tambuwal, Wamakko in Sokoto

Photo: (L-R:) Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal after their meeting t Wamakko’s residence in Sokoto (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – National Leader and Head of the Presidential Reconciliation Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu visited Sokoto Saturday and met with Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal…

Bayelsa Flags-off Measles Vaccination Campaign, Lifts Ban On School Medical Outreach

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Bayelsa State Government is embarking on a 13-day aggressive measles immunisation for children between the ages of 9 months and five years, the State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Ebitimitula Etebu, has said. The measure is part of efforts to prevent children from untimely death and other serious lifelong complications associated with the…

Electoral Act Amendment: Buhari Support Group Blasts NASS Over Order of Election

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Enugu state chapter of the Buhari Support Organisation (BSO), has  condemned in its entirety the amendment of Section 25 of the 2010 Electoral Act; by both the Senate and House of Representatives, describing the action as unconstitutional . It said the “amendment no doubt infringes upon the constitutional powers vested on…

Buhari Condemns Zamfara Massacre

ABUJA, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – President Buhari Friday directed the Minister of Defence, Brigadier-General Mansur Dan Ali (rtd) to proceed immediately to Zamfara State to undertake an on-the-spot assessment of the situation and report back. Buhari directed security agencies to immediately mobilize and deploy their members to the vulnerable areas of the state, and ensure…