Outrage greets security agencies’ search of Atiku’s jet

Only President is immune from security check—FAAN Search meant to intimidate me —Atiku Why we searched Atiku’s plane —Aviation minister Buhari can’t be dragged into this —Presidency Adebanjo, Junaid Mohammed, PDP, others speak By Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Lawani Makairu,Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA — OUTRAGE, yesterday, greeted security agencies’ search on the private…

2019: Why Tambuwal’s name is missing on INEC list – Investigation

By Abdallah el-Kurebe, Editor The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released 49 names of governorship candidates for the 2019 elections in Sokoto state with the name of incumbent Governor Aminu Tambuwal missing from the list. According to the list displayed at INEC office in the state, the name of former Commissioner for at the…

Buhari, APC have lost integrity to win 2019 polls, says Sani

Human rights activist and senator representing Kaduna Central zone, Shehu Sani, has said President Muhammad Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have lost the integrity that could make them victorious in next year’s general elections. Sani, however, warned the ruling party against any attempt to subvert the wishes of Nigerians during the elections…

How plot to embarrass Atiku, plant foreign currencies on his aircraft failed on arrival from Dubai

…As Special Security Squard searches him Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has revealed that a plot to embarrass the People Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on arrival early hours on Sunday from Dubai was a failure. Frank said Atiku, who returned to Nigeria around…

Why we are displaying voters’ register –Prof. Yakubu, INEC boss

NATIONAL Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu has advised would-be-voters to take advantage of the ongoing display of voters list in all the polling units of the country to confirm the status of their registrations. The INEC on November 6, 2018, began a week-long nationwide display of the Register of…

Nigeria’s 2nd position in global open defecation rating disturbing—Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, last week, described as disturbing Nigeria’s second position rating in global open defecation, declaring a state of emergency on Nigeria’s water supply, sanitation and hygiene sector. President Buhari said the declaration became imperative to reduce the high prevalence of water-borne diseases in different parts of the country, which has caused preventable deaths….

Atiku orders payment of N33,000 minimum wage to his workers

Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has directed the implementation of N33,000 minimum wage to all employees in his companies. The directive was issued to heads of business units of companies owned by the former vice president and was to take immediate effect. Muhammad El-Yakub, the…