Atiku launches 2019 campaign, unveils ‘The Atiku Plan’

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has formally launched his campaign for the 2019 presidential elections. This was as he officially unveiled his policy document tagged #TheAtikuPlan, which was launched in an ongoing live broadcast on his verified Twitter handle on Monday. According to him, If elected President next year, he would […]

New Minimum wage: Buhari meet Governors over proposed N30,000

resident Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with representatives of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) over the disagreement between the organised labour and state governors on the proposed N30,000 minimum wage. According to NAN, the representatives of the Governors’ forum, who met with the president over the issue, included Governors of Zamfara, Lagos, […]

2019: Buhari has no plan for new road, rail projects – APC manifesto

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 general elections, Muhammadu Buhari, will not be initiating fresh road and rail projects if elected for a second term. This was revealed in the APC’s manifesto titled: ‘Next Level’ which was obtained by DAILY POST. According to the document, President Buhari will rather focus […]

What Saraki told visiting British envoy, Harriet Thompson

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday assured Nigerians that legislative duties in the National Assembly would not be relegated to the background in view of the commencement of the 2019 electioneering. Saraki, according to a statement by his Special Assistant on Print Media, Chuks Okocha, in Abuja, made the assertion while […]

Nigeria Police law outdated, existing since 1943 – NASS

Sen. Bala Na’Allah, the Deputy Majority Leader of the Senate on Monday said the nation was operating an obsolete Nigeria Police law, which had been in existence since 1943. Na’Allah said this at a dialogue session with the National Assembly and Stakeholders on Police Reform and Police Bill organised by the Policy and Legal Advocacy […]

2019: EU, UK, US, 22 countries speak on violence, vote-buying, intimidating

The international community has spoken against violence, intimidation and vote-buying as campaigns for the 2019 elections kicked off on Sunday. The international community also called for campaigns devoid of hate speech. They further pointed out that the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, must be allowed to operate freely, adding that the commission must demonstrate neutrality and […]

2019: Gbenga Daniel predicts what will happen in Nigeria if Atiku defeats Buhari

Former governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel has predicted that activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange would rise instantly when the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, is declared winner of next year’s presidential election. Daniel, who is the Director-General of Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, made this known yesterday when he featured […]

2019 presidency: Full text of Buhari’s speech as APC unveils “next level”

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched the All Progressives Congress, APC, Road Map for 2019 Campaign. The road map is tagged “NEXT LEVEL.” In accordance with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC’s regulation, campaigns for the 2019 elections officially kicked off on Sunday. The APC roadmap is geared towards seeking re-election across all thirty-six states of […]

Killing, destroying people’s property not part of Jihad – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi 11, on Sunday insisted that the ongoing killings and destruction of property in some parts of the country is not part of Jihad as being speculated in some quarters. Sanusi made this declaration in his speech at the grand finale of the 10th anniversary celebration of the Muslim […]