Buhari’s team, APC offer opposition parties N50m —ADC

The African Democratic Congress has alleged that the All Progressives Congress and the President Muhammadu Buhari team are offering opposition parties N50m to compromise them. The National Chairman of the ADC, Ralphs Nwosu, said this in his welcome address at a meeting with a team of officials of the National Democratic Institute and International Republican…

BREAKING: Rowdy ‎session as South-East senators allege Buhari’s appointments lopsided

Plenary at the Senate was rowdy for about 30 minutes after its President, Bukola Saraki, read a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari seeking legislative confirmation of appointments into the board of the Federal Emergency Road Maintenance Agency. Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, raised a point or order to protest against non-compliance by the…

Metering: You’re wrong, power distributors reply Fashola

Most of the statements made last week Monday by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, about the power sector are false, according to the electricity distribution companies. They said on Tuesday that comments made by the minister on metering, power generation and transmission capacities and stranded electricity, among others, were significantly distorted….

Saraki, Secondus, Ortom, others meeting; “was a convergence of notable Nigerians.” – Ologbondiyan

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus and a presidential aspirant under PDP, Sule Lamido on Wednesday held a closed door meeting in Ilorin, Kwara State. Other notable politicians that attended the meeting included the Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed; his Benue counterpart, Samuel Ortom;…

Breaking: Sirika unveils Nigeria’s new national carrier – ‘Nigeria Air’

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Wednesday announced that the name of the proposed new National Carrier is ‘Nigeria Air’. The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, disclosed this while unveiling the airline to investors at the ongoing Farnborough International Air Show in UK. The colour is green white green. In a statement…

National Carrier: Sirika meets Airplane Manufacturers and Prospective Investors 

As of efforts towards the launch of a new national carrier, Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika Monday engaged engaged the Management of Aeroplane manufacturers Airbus in negotiations for the acquisition of the desired aircraft. According to the Minister, the ongoing International Air Show was an opportunity to negotiate with airline manufacturers with…