Buhari Heads for Paris, to Participate in ‘One Planet Summit’

President Muhammadu Buhari will tomorrow join over 50 other world leaders to participate in ‘One Planet Summit’ in Paris, France. The summit, according to the president’s media adviser, Mr. Femi Adesina, is jointly organised by the United Nations, World Bank Group, and French government in collaboration…

Atiku felicitates with T.Y Danjuma at 80

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has described retired General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, as a gift from God at his 80th birthday. In a press statement by Atiku Media Organisation, the former Vice President said that Danjuma is today celebrating the grand age of 80 years, is a testimonial…

Saraki and I won’t return to PDP, says Kwara governor

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Sunday said he and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, would not return to the Peoples Democratic Party despite the recent call on them to do so by former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar. He said they were committed to using the platform of the ruling…

Kwara councils to get N2b loan for Nov salary

The 16 council chairmen in Kwara State have decided to obtain a N2.1 billion loan from commercial banks to pay November salary and settle other needs. According to them, this followed the delay in November allocation from the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC). Commissioner for Local Government,…

2019: Atiku’s plan shaky as governors seize PDP

Makarfi, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso, Lamido, Shekarau on shopping list Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar’s presidential ambition was hanging in the balance at the weekend, with the governors taking control of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). New power brokers have emerged…

500 NYSC members obtain loan in Kano to settle up business-Coordinator

Alhaji Ladan Baba, the Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kano state says 500 corps members in the state were offered loan to establish their own business. Baba disclosed this on Sunday in Kano while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sideline of the graduation of…

Former Sokoto Governor Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko loses elder sister

Hajiya Hauwa’u Barade, elder sister to Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko is dead. Aged 74, Hawwa’u Barade, popularly called Hajiya Yar’Dubu died Sunday according to a statement issued by the Senator’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Bashir Rabe Mani. The statement said that the late…

Secondus is PDP chair as Adeniran storms out

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Bode George withdraws from PDP chairmanship race

PDP Chairmanship Aspirant, Chief Olabode George has announced his withdrawal from the race. Briefing Journalists at his campaign hqtrs in Abuja, George based his decision on desecration of the polity with money. Since the ancient days when the Yoruba people began their historical challenges on the plains…