Presidency says recent victory signs of Buhari-Osinbajo prospect in 2019

The Presidency has described the outcomes of last Saturday’s polls in Bauchi, Katsina and Kogi states, where candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) emerged winners of the by-elections, as signs of electoral victory for Buhari/Osinbajo ticket in 2019. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu stated this when he…

National Assembly leadership says no date set for resumption

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, say no date had been fixed for the National Assembly to reconvene to consider the 2019 elections budget request forwarded by President Muhammadu Buhari. This was contained in a statement released this morning by Special Adviser on Media and Publicity…

NOA moves to curb illegal felling of economic trees in Kwara

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has said that the Agency is collaborating with the Kwara state Government, Non Governmental Organisations and traditional rulers to check illegal felling of economic trees in the state. The Kwara Director of NOA, Mr Segun Adeyemi who disclosed this while speaking with newsmen said it is imperative to check the incidence of…

Kwara State Governor Congratulates Kwara Batch B Corps Members

The Governor of Kwara State Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed, has congratulated the one thousand nine hundred and ninty nine 2018, batch ‘B’ Corps members deployed to Kwara State for the successful completion of their orientation. The governor while speaking at the official closing ceremony of the 2018 Batch ‘B’ orientation parade ceremony held in Yikpata, Edu…

Retired military officers condemn unending insurgency in Nigeria

Worried by the unending security challenge in the country, the Retired Army, Navy and Air Force Officers (RANAO) Associations of Nigeria, has lamented Federal Government’s inability to proffer solutions to the problems. Its National President,  retired Major General Alexander Mshelbwala ,pointed out that Nigerians are turning insecurity into a business, while saying that the Boko…

Calm returns to Maiduguri Airport after protesting soldiers seized it

The Nigerian Army says calm has been restored at Maiduguri Airport seized for two hours on Sunday by riotous troops,  that it described as ‘unscrupulous”. A statement by Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Command informed that the protest by the few unscrupulous troops happened while the command was conducting a…

PDP warns APC over Saraki, says Senate leadership not party positions

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the  Senate leadership positions does  not belong to political parties but to Nigerians. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan who stated this in a statement in Abuja said principal officers in the chamber were elected by representatives elected by the people. Ologbondiyan, therefore, advised the National…