Buhari’s Minister, Mama Taraba, 7 Members Of Taraba Assembly, LG Excos Join UDP

After dumping the ruling All Progressives Congress and resigning from Buhari’s cabinet, Aisha Alhassan has joined the UDP. A former minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, on Saturday defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to United Democratic Party, UDP. Before joining UDP, Mrs Alhassan resigned from President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet today, following her […]

Lagos APC Primary: Hamzat Steps Down For Sanwo-Olu

A leading candidate in the All Progressives Congress Governorship primary has stepped down for another candidate. A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos, Dr. Femi Hamzat, has withdrawn from the race, according to Punch report. Hamzat made the disclosure himself during a press conference in Lagos on Saturday. He […]

Why APC Disqualified Shittu, Al-Hassan – Oshiomhole

Oshiomhole said the party’s governorship screening committee was not convinced with explanations offered by Shittu concerning his NYSC certificate. The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday, said the party had to disqualify the Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu and his Women Affairs counterpart, Aisha Al-Hassan in order to protect the […]

See Photos Of Nigerian Pilot Who Died In The NAF Aircraft Crash In Abuja

The face of the Nigerian pilot who died in the ill-fated crash in Abuja today has been unveiled as the country grieves. Two F-7 aircrafts crashed this morning when they were practicing for the October 1st Independence day. Two F-7 pilots namely Flt. Lieutenant Ambi and Flt. Lieutenant Abutuba survived because they managed to eject […]

People Who Say I’m Slow Said Nothing About PDP’s 16-year Misrule – Buhari

While speaking with a Nigerian community in the United States of America, President Buhari used the juncture to attack the main opposition party in Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari has chided Nigerian elite for remaining silent in the face of alleged misrule of the country by the Peoples Democratic Party between 1999 and 2015. The statement […]

‘Mama Taraba’ resigns as Buhari’s women affairs minister

Aisha Alhassan, also known as Mama Taraba has resigned her appointment as Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development on Friday following her disqualification by the ruling All Progressives Congress to contest for governor of Taraba State, according to a report by Punch. An updated report by Daily Nigerian has also confirmed that the Minister […]

Osun Poll: EU, UK, US missions concerned about security agencies’ neutrality in 2019 elections

The European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States missions that monitored the just-concluded Osun governorship elections have expressed concerns over “widespread incidents of interference and intimidation of voters, journalists, and civil society” during the exercise. The missions, in a joint statement issued in Abuja stressed the need for neutrality of the security services […]

More trouble for Ambode as 36 Lagos assembly members endorse Sanwo-Olu (PHOTOS)

Thirty six out of the 40 members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Saturday endorsed an aspirant in the Lagos All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial primaries, Jide Sanwo-Olu. According to a statement by the Chairman of the House Committee on Information, Strategy and Security, Adefunmilayo Tejuoso, the decision was taken at a parliamentary […]