Buhari’s degrading of Boko Haram enough to justify my defection to APC, former Jonathan’s Aide

A former aide to Ex- President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak has said  the Buhari government’s “degrading of Boko Haram terrorists” was enough to justify his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Gulak who hails from Adamawa State on Saturday officially decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party to the ruling party, APC. The one time political adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan, who…

Corruption resides in APC – PDP replies Amaechi

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has counseled the Minister of Transport and Director-General of President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election campaign, Rotimi Amaechi, to face his luckless task of marketing a bad product and stop arrogating sainthood to anybody, as Nigerians now know the real champions of corruption in the country.  PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on…

Govt should be transparent on information management – Gana

Former Minister of Information, Professor Jerry Gana has called on government at all levels to operate open systems while managing information, in order to avoid being misconstrued by new media managers. Gana made the call during the commissioning of Information House in Yenagoa, noting that information had changed from what it used to be. Speaking…

IPMAN knocks NNPC over continued fuel scarcity

Adamawa/Taraba State chairman of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, Alhaji Abubakar Butu has blamed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, for creating artificial scarcity of petroleum products in the country. Speaking to newsmen in Yola, Adamawa State capital, Butu said NNPC had always been misleading the Nigerian people that they had the…

We’re determined to develop local content—Buhari

Lauds NAF over assemblage of aerial vehicle By Iorakpen Ishu-Josef PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has stated that his administration was determined to development local content, praising the Nigerian Air Force for assembling aerial vehicle. Buhari made the declaration in Kaduna yesterday during the induction ceremony of the first indigenous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, UAV ‘TSAIGUMI’, assuring that…

2019: Adamawa APC splits over Bindow

All Progressives Congress, APC, Adamawa State chapter, is enmeshed in a major crisis over the endorsement of Governor Jibrilla Bindow for the 2019 general election. Some major stakeholders, recently, petitioned the national working committee of the party demanding the removal of the state Chairman of the party, Alhaji Ibrahim Bilal, the executive secretary and some…

Refineries: Requisite contracts to be signed in March—Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, said most of the requisite contracts for the completion of refineries will be signed by March ending. The chairman, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, added that speculations about refineries and infrastructure will be treated at the forthcoming Nigeria International Petroleum Summit, NIPS, between February 18-22….

Enugu partners NEWMAP on environment-friendly cooking stove

To check environmental degradation and pollution, Enugu State Government, in conjunction with Nigerian Environmental Watershed Management Project, NEWMAP, has provided the people of Enugu State with environment friendly stove. Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi who spoke during the flag-off of a pilot project to promote clean and efficient cooking stoves and low-carbon resilient development held at St….