How Buhari may pacify Tinubu in planned cabinet reshuffle

President Muhammadu Buhari’s planned cabinet reshuffle, envisaged in the new year, may hold a couple of surprises, especially as it concerns his relationship with party leader, Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu. Inside sources tell Ripples Nigeria that the President may be working the books to see how he can repair his broken relationship with the man…

2019: Atiku’s presidential ambition behind PDP’s crisis-Adewale

Adewale Segun Adewale, factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Lagos State chapter, has said alleged presidential ambition of Atiku Abubakar, former vice president, is responsible for the factionalisation of the opposition party. Adewale, also called ‘Areoland,’ in a statement, advised Atiku to “publicly declare for the PDP and join hands with other leaders…

2019: A peep into Tinubu’s game plan for political survival

On Monday, Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu proved critics wrong, refusing to betray any emotions at a well attended event in Abuja where a book, ‘The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria,’ was launched in honour of President Muhammadu Buhari. Many had expected Tinubu to boycott the event but he knew well not to play into the…

Obasanjo Moves To Settle Lingering PDP Crisis, Meets With Alli Modu Sheriff

Buoyed by the lingering internal squabbles in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, former President Olusegun Obasanjo met with factional National Chairman of the Party, Senator Ali Modu Sherrif. The closed door meeting held at the instance of President Obasanjo at his Abeokuta residence was aimed at persuading the former Borno Governor to give peace…

Don’t Attempt To Contest In 2019 – Obasanjo Warns Buhari

Amidst the harsh economic recession allegedly orchestrated by the inability of the All Progressives Congress, APC, led federal government to formulate sound economic policies, Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against contesting for president come 2019. Obasanjo, who on Friday evening spoke through his Former Chief Press Secretary, Alex Nwokedi, called on…

2019 Election Will Be Based On Performance – Jirgi

A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and member of the Presidential Campaign Council in 2015, Ibrahim Muhammed Jirgi, has called on Nigerian politicians who are nursing the idea of contesting various elective offices in 2019 General Elections to ride on their own to win such elective offices. A press statement signed by Ibrahim…

China to upgrade $1.68bn Kano-Kaduna rail line before 2019

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) says it has won a $1.68 billion contract to upgrade and modernise the Kano-kaduna segment of the Lagos-Kano rail line. According to the statement The post China to upgrade $1.68bn Kano-Kaduna rail line before 2019 appeared first on TheCable.

Recession: FG begs for understanding from Nigerians

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Federal Government is aware of the sufferings and pains of Nigerians and is working hard to assuage it. Mohammed gave this promise when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja. Cue in audio “We will appeal to Nigerians’ to…

‘FG Working To Cushion Hardship Of Nigerians’

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Federal Government is aware of the sufferings and pains of Nigerians and is working hard to assuage it. Mohammed gave this promise when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja. Cue in audio (adsbygoogle=window.adsbygoogle||[]).push({}); “We will appeal to Nigerians’…

We will allay the hardship of Nigerians- Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Development The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Federal Government is aware of the sufferings and pains of Nigerians and is working hard to assuage it. Mohammed gave this promise when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja….