Governor Bello reveals why “patriotic Nigerians” want Buhari to continue beyond 2019

  Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has stated that the decision of some Nigerians to extend Buhari’s Presidency beyond 2019 was borne out of a genuine desire to deepen good governance and transparency in Nigeria.   Bello has stated this on Saturday while fielding questions from journalists, saying that the President had saved the nation…

Nigerian army to start Operation Python Dance 3 in S-East

  Yesterday, General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Nigeria Army, Maj. Gen. Emmanuel Boman Kabuk, revealed that the Army will soon commence its annual training programme, the ‘Operation Python Dance III’, also known as Exercise Egwu Eke III.   Maj. Gen Kabuk has made this known at the 302 Artillery Regiment, (General Support) Onitsha, Anambra…

Nigeria, Philippines to enhance economic cooperation

  On Friday, a senior Philippine foreign official revealed that the Philippines and Nigeria agreed to enhance the existing mechanism of economic cooperation, as well as on aquaculture and anti-drug trafficking.   Enrique Manalo, Philippine Foreign Undersecretary, on Wednesday, met with the Nigerian delegation headed by Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary Ambassador Olukunle Bamgbose…

Tanzania: Police to arrest entire village for destroying water pipes

  Tanzanian Police revealed that an entire village in the southern part of the country will be arrested after water pipes in the area were destroyed by a mob.   On Wednesday, Governor Albert Chalamila ordered that all the inhabitants of Ngolo village be arrested “regardless of their condition”.  Following his request police on Thursday…

Tambuwal on Buhari’s Health

  Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State Governor has affirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari is still being faced with health challenges. He said this in a talk with youths and students who went to the Governor’s office last Wednesday.   Moreover, Tambuwal accused a cabal of running Buhari’s government, claiming that Buhari’s integrity was not all that…

Jonathan govt rescued many of Chibok girls but didn’t publicise it – Abati

  Former special adviser on media and publicity to then President Goodluck Jonathan, Reuben Abati, revealed that Sambo Dasuki, former National Security Adviser(NSA) prevented the immediate past government from publishing the release of some Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram terrorists.   Abati has stated this while anchoring a programme on ARISE TV, saying that…