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2019 Elections: Shina Peller under Pressure to Contest


Sources have confirmed that popular Socialite and Chairman of Aquilla Group, Chief Shina Peller, is currently under intense pressure by his indigenes of Oyo state particularly his constituency to run for a political office in the 2019 general elections. According to a source in Oyo politics who spoke to newsmen in anonymity disclosed that its time the people of Oyo ...

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Osinbajo Lays Foundation of N200b Industrial Park in Benin


Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday, performed the groundbreaking ceremony of the N200b Benin Industrial Park at Iyanomo, in Ikpoba Okha local government council of Edo State, assuring of the federal government’s readiness to support the project and see to its completion. Speaking at the event, Prof. Osinbajo said the industrial park would create 170, 000 direct and indirect ...

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Wike Escapes Assasination


Nyesom Wike alleged that he escaped assassination attempt Saturday as soldiers and men of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS, allegedly on the convoy of the Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi attacked Wike’s convoy in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. A statement by the governor’s media aide, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, said the ugly incident happened at Nwanja junction, Trans Amadi ...

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Nine Christians Shot Dead in Plateau


Nine Christians were shot dead in Plateau State, Nigeria, on Tuesday night by attackers believed to be militant Fulani herdsmen. The victims were returning home from a weekly village market before being attacked in the Riyom Local Government Area (LGA), at around 7.30pm, according to Worls Watch Monitor. World Watch MonitorThe ambushed vehicle following the attack on the Christians Seven ...

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Tinubu Has Ignored Buhari – Sule Lamido


Former Governor of Jigawa State and contender for the Peoples Democratic Party’s sole ticket for the 2019 Presidential election, Sule Lamido has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari has been dumped by ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar and former Lagos State Governor, Ahmed Bola Tinubu. According to him, PDP was not afraid of Buhari, who is now left with his ‘tiny CPC ...

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Buhari Appoints Senator Olusola Adeyeye’s Wife as NAFDAC’s DG


President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Professor Moji Christianah Adeyeye, wife of Senator Olusola Adeyeye (Osun Central) as the new Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC. Mrs. Adeyeye, founder of Drugs for AIDS and HIV Patients, a nonprofit organization committed to prevention, education, care and treatment of HIV/AIDS children in Nigeria, takes over from ...

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Ndume Mocks Senate as He Wins at Court


A former Senate Leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume, yesterday stated that he had been vindicated with Federal High Court, Abuja’s declaration of his suspension by the Senate as illegal and unconstitutional. The Borno South senator said that he never committed any offence that should have warranted his suspension by the 8th assembly. DAILY POST reports that Justice Babatunde Quadri held yesterday ...

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You Need Beyond Certificate to Succeed; Osinbajo Tells Youths


Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has charged Nigerian youths never to rely on their academic certificate alone to survive. Osinbajo made the appeal on Thursday at the 10th convocation ceremony of the Lead City University, Ibadan where 590 students were awarded first degree certificates. The vice president who was the special guest at the ceremony, said, “I was 60 years ...

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Buhari Presents N8.6trn Budget to National Assembly


President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday formally presented N8.6 trillion 2018 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly. The proposal was presented at the joint section of the National Assembly at exactly 2pm. The appropriation bill is tagged the ‘budget of consolidation. During the presentation, Buhari announced that the budget is projected at an oil price of $45 per barrel ...

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