Basking in the euphoria of the successful national convention of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday, a highly elated President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday poured cold water on the presidential aspirations of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal. The trio are all ...
Wike says they are responsible for the loss of presidency by PDP in 2015• Says no private businesses undertaken by Saraki which were not ran bankrupt by him, including his father’s bank• warns, Saraki’ wants to use Nigeria presidency to get back his bankrupt private businesses if voted into powersays Let them mention their private sector that survived. Is it ...
There are indications thay Atiku lost the battle for presidency long ago before the Supreme Court ruling on Wednesday. Conspiracy against Jonathan nailed him..and those close to him are saying, he wish he could have that chance again. .All the people that worked against ex president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan are paying dearly for it.That is the thinking in some quarters. ...
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar lands in USA! What a big relief after 12 years!..so Salako and him.. and indeed all PDP people are in celebration mood. To them, it is a big step towards victory. The presidential hopeful said he is in Washington, D.C. for “meeting with US government officials, Nigerians living in D.C metropolis and the business community.”
The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has threatened to sue the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, if he failed to mention one aspirant that gave him money to influence his decisions. Saraki had said the former governor of Edo State had no moral grounds to remain in office for allegedly receiving monies from some persons to ...
The National Assembly on Tuesday, granted full financial and administrative autonomy to all the 774 local council authorities across Nigeria by amending section 124 of the nation’s constitution. The section provides a consequential provision for the making of the local councils, a full third tier government without undue interference from the state governments. The ammenment was one of ...
Saraki and Speaker Yakubu Dogara are delaying their defection to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).The two officers are like shepherd. They can’t stay behind when the flock is gone. So the defection is going to be holistic; they are already half-way into the PDP, there is no two ways about it (1)to guard their positions as principal officers in the National Assembly (2)make a big impact ...
Politicking and politicks has just commenced…Aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress, including members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party, have announced the formation of the Reformed All Progressives Congress. The National Chairman of the group, Alhaji Buba Galadima, announced the new party executive at a press conference held at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja, on Wednesday. The ...
former Chairman of the now defunct New Peoples Democratic Party bloc within the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, on Saturday, unveiled a list of prominent aggrieved members of the APC, who attended a meeting of the nPDP, where the group considered three options that they might take soon. “The meeting was well attended by members of the nPDP, including ...
The Senate on Thursday made a U-turn on its reason for insisting that the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, should appear before the upper chamber of the National Assembly. The Senate said the IG was invited particularly to address the legislature on the spate of killings across Nigeria and not the prosecution of Senator Dino Melaye. It insisted that ...