Buhari Appoints Muiz Banire as AMCON Chair, 13 Others for FCSC

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a former Legal Adviser of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Dr. Muiz Banire, as Chairman of the Governing Board of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria. Banire is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria. The President also appointed the chairman and 12 commissioners of the Federal Civil Service Commission. President of…

Observer Groups Reject Ekiti Election Results

A coalition of observer groups and civil society organisations have rejected the outcome of Saturday’s Ekiti State governorship election. In a statement by spokespersons Comrade Haruna Farouk and Nze Adachi Okoro, they said the exercise did not reflect their findings, promising a full disclosure tomorrow. “Other incidents that we recorded will be made open in…

Warren Buffett Donates $3.4 Billion to 5 Charities

Warren Buffett has donated roughly 3.4 billion dollars of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, the billionaire’s largest contribution in his longstanding plan to give away his fortune. Buffett’s 13th annual donation comprised about 17.7 million Class “B” shares of Berkshire, valued at 192 dollars each as of Monday’s market close. The largest block…

Speaker Dogara’s Aide Decamps from APC

Usman Bawa, the Special Adviser to the Speaker of the House of Representatives on Special‎ Duties, on Monday resigned his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Bawa was a member of the House of Representatives where he represented Kaduna North Local Government Area at the ‎National Assembly. He sent his signed resignation letter,…