A Former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh was on Tuesday reportedly shot dead by unknown gun men along Abuja-Keffi Road. According to a statement by Director of Public Relations and Information of the Nigerian Air Force, Ibikunle Daramola  the former Air Chief was retuning from his farm...
The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has directed the State Ministry of Finance to ensure that payment of workers’ salaries for the month of December 2018, commencing from Wednesday. Ortom said the directive was to enable the workers to celebrate Christmas, as he earlier promised them. Daily Post reports that Ortom...
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Monday approved the names of 12 nominees for the board of National Assembly Service Commission (NASC). This is contained in a statement by the Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) to the Senate President, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja. The nomination and appointment of the members of the...
…As banks, telcos, others close shop All activities at the National Assembly ( NASS ) have been paralysed as power supply to the complex has been cut off by the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN). However supply to the Account Section of the Annex was spared with the workers allowed...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday launched the campaign logo of President Muhammadu Buhari’s support groups, saying the president’s return to power in 2019 is not negotiable. He urged supporters of the president not to panic because those working against the president’s re-election are discredited members of the elites. Specifically, the vice...
There were indications yesterday that the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari may have torn the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) apart ahead of the 2019 presidential poll. While a faction of the forum led by its deputy convener for Northwest, Sani Zangon Daura (Danmasanin Daura); deputy convener for Northeast,...
Comrade Kolawole Olumoh, Chairman Trade Union Congress (TUC), Kwara chapter, has charged the 36 state governors to cut down their expenses on political appointees and others. Olumoh, who gave the charge in an interview with the Newsmen in llorin on Monday, said this would enable the governors save funds to...
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, confirmed reports that he was interviewed by officers of the Department of State Services (DSS) aka State Security Service (SSS) last Sunday, over corruption allegations arising from the recently concluded primaries in the ruling party. But he downplayed...
Fresh details yesterday indicated that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole became a target after refusing $500,000 bribe cash from a governor. The governor wanted the APC chairman to adopt his anointed governorship candidate. But Oshiomhole insisted on applying the guidelines of the party for...
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has denied reports that he met with National Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in London over his interaction with the Department of State Security Services. Comrade Oshiomhole spoke to reporters in Benin City after attending the interdenominational...

Recent Posts

Most Popular

LEADERSHIP GM, Ebriku Wins FBI Awards 2018

LEADERSHIP general manager, Online, Ebriku John Friday has emerged the winner of the 'First Baba Isa (FBI) Influence Through Journalism' awards 2018. Ebriku polled nine...

Campaign Flag–Off Tragedy: Tears As Eight PDP Supporters Are Buried

It was a sorrowful moment in Oju at the funeral rites of eight members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who died in a...

Minimum Wage: FG, Labour Meeting Inconclusive

Negotiation between the Federal Government and organized labour on the N30,000 minimum wage remained inconclusive at the end of another round of meeting last...

INEC To PDP, Others: We Won’t Drop Zakari As Collation Centre Chair

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday declared that it would not drop Hajiya Amina Zakari as Chairperson of the 2019 Elections Results Collation...

Dino Melaye: Drama As Senator Surrenders To Police

After eight days of police siege, Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) on Friday gave himself up in Abuja in a dramatic fashion too. The senator...