Why Buhari must not release last tranche of Paris Club refunds to state governors – APDA

The Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance, APDA, has advised the Federal Government against releasing the last tranche of the Paris Club refund to state governors. APDA said the continuous assistance to state governors by the Federal government of President Muhammadu Buhari is making them lazy and wasteful. In a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Tosin Adeyanju,…

How 6 aides to Communication Minister, Adebayo Shittu resigned within 1 year [Investigation]

Six aides of Minister of Communication, Barrister Abdul-raheem Adebayo Shittu, have resigned their appointments with the Minister. Those who resigned in the last one year due to non payment of salaries and other entitlements, include Mr. Ipoola Binuyo, Abiodun Oyaremi, Rasaq Olubodun and three others, DAILY POST has reliably gathered. Oluobdun who until his resignation…

Senate wants Buhari to include Federal University Otukpo in 2018 budget

The Nigerian Senate has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to kindly make provision for the yet to be established Federal University of Health Sciences, Otukpo. The appeal was made on Wednesday by the Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, while contributing to the debate on a Bill for an Act to establish Federal University of Health Sciences, Otukpo…

Monkeypox: PDP calls APC ‘foolish, wicked’ over attack on Wike

Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned a statement credited to the All Progressives Congress, APC, linking the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, to Tuesday’s scare in some primary and secondary schools over the rumoured plan of the Nigerian Army to forcefully vaccinate school pupils. The reaction is contained in…

Kano resolute in implementing anti-corruption reforms – Muhuyi Magaji Rimingado

The Chairman of Kano State Anti-Corruption and Public Complaints Commission and focal point for Open Government Partnership (OGP), Muhuyi Magaji Rimingado has said the state remains resolute in implementing anti-corruption reforms. Rimingado, who made the disclosure in Kano on Tuesday, said the expectation is that the state will be a model for other states to…

Dogara replies those questioning NASS powers to alter, review budget

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has ​insisted that the National Assembly has oversight powers over the executive​. He made this statement while delivering a keynote address at a 2-day summit on Intergovernmental/Party Relations and the Budget Reform Process for sustainable development in Nigeria in Abuja on Tuesday. ​Dogara said: ​”Over the…

Mugabe: What God told me about president’s death – Prophet Mugadza

A Zimbabwean Pastor, Phillip Mugadza, who prophesied that the country’s President, Robert Mugabe will die on October 17, 2017, says God has postponed the death of the president. Mugadza, who is the leader of Remnant Pentecostal Church, had in January predicted that Mugabe will die on the aforementioned date. However, the Prophet in a statement…