Lai Mohammed Says APC’s Call for Saraki’s Impeachment Legitimate

…Denies FG’s Involvement (AFRICAN EXAMINER) -The Federal Government FG has denied having hand in the call for resignation or impeachment of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki. The Minister of Information and Culture AlhajI Lai Mohammed made the denial Tuesday when he paid advocacy visit to the Abuja office of Blueprints Newspaper. In contrary,…

Gallant Falconets Hold China, Book Quarterfinals Berth

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – National U-20 Women’s team, the Falconets, on Monday fought gallantly against China to reach the quarterfinals of the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup, thanks to Rasheedat Ajibade’s equalizer.The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that the Falconets scored deep in added time to level matters at 1-1 at the end of regulation time.Ajibade…

Saraki Holds Secret Meeting with Obasanjo in Abeokuta

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Monday, met Nigeria’s former  President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, in Abeokuta. Saraki  arrived the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) at about 5.27 p.m. The meeting, which held behind closed doors lasted more than an hour and half. Details of the meeting were not made available to journalists. The…

Army Berates Protesting Troops, Says They’re ‘Unscrupulous’

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Nigerian Army has described as “unscrupulous” the soldiers who protested at Maiduguri Airport on Sunday. The aggrieved soldiers were reportedly protesting against their overstay as well as resisting redeployment to Mart – one of the towns liberated by the military several years ago from the control of Boko Haram terrorists. In…

2019: APC Reps Aspirant Cautions Party Against Candidate Imposition

From  Ignatius  Okpara, Enugu (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – As the 2019 general Elections gathers momentum,  a United States of America Based Aspirant for the Udi/Ezeagu Federal Constituency in Enugu state under the banner  of the All Progressive Congress {APC} Chief Paschal Agubuzo has advised the party to resist temptation of imposition of candidates. The Aspirant who…

Iworiso-Markson Tasks Journalists on Objective Reportage

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – As the 2019 elections draw near, the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson has charged journalists to be fair, balanced and objective in their reportage of political activities. Iworiso-Markson, represented by the Director of Information in the ministry, Chris Odi, gave the charge while speaking at the 2018 Bayelsa…