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Nigeria needs leader to stabilise, restructure economy, says Atiku

Nigeria needs leader to stabilise, restructure economy, says Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Thursday challenged the Federal Government to tackle the decay in the power sector, saying Nigeria can no longer afford to be relegated to the backseat in a technology driven world. He also said that Nigeria needed a leader that would develop the country through restructuring and put the country...

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PDP govs not mounting pressure on Secondus to withdraw suit –Makinde

PDP govs not mounting pressure on Secondus to withdraw suit –Makinde

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has denied that members of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum are mounting pressure on the outgoing National Chairman of the PDP, Uche Secondus, to withdraw his case against the party from court. Makinde also denied having presidential or vice-presidential ambition in the 2023 general elections. This is...

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How we killed Obasanjo’s third term, says Nnamani, Buhari hails ex-Senate President

How we killed Obasanjo’s third term, says Nnamani, Buhari hails ex-Senate President

A former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Danjuma, has hailed the book, ‘Standing Strong’, authored by a former President of the Senate, Ken Nnamani, which focuses on the alleged attempts by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to extend his tenure in office. Danjuma, who served as defence minister in Obasanjo’s cabinet in the early 2000s, was...

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Nothing must stop Anambra governorship election – Buhari tells service chiefs

Nothing must stop Anambra governorship election – Buhari tells service chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly directed service chiefs to ensure that nothing stops the Anambra government election scheduled to hold on November 6.  National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) disclosed this while addressing State House correspondents at the end of Thursday’s security meeting chaired by the president. Monguno said the directive was given...

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PHOTO NEWS: Buhari receives security briefing from service chiefs

PHOTO NEWS: Buhari receives security briefing from service chiefs

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) met with security chiefs on Thursday to receive security briefings concerning the country. This was made known by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, via his verified Facebook page. Adesina shared pictures of the meeting, which had the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, and service...

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Failure of governance turned youths to threat, says Moghalu

Failure of governance turned youths to threat, says Moghalu

A presidential aspirant under the African Democratic Congress Kingsley Moghalu, has blamed the failure of governance for turning the youth into a threat. On the backdrop of the #EndSARS memorial protest, Moghalu in a statement on Wednesday said the youths are Nigeria’s most productive asset but have become a threat to the government because of...

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Nnamdi Kanu trial: Journalists denied access to courtroom

Nnamdi Kanu trial: Journalists denied access to courtroom

Many journalists who came for the event were denied access to the courtroom. The security operatives stationed at the entrance of the Ministry of Justice building told journalists that only accredited judiciary reporters would be allowed in. Ugamatv , however, observed that even accredited journalists were also not yet allowed to enter the court. Read...

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Enugu APC: We are reconciling all aggrieved members – Party chairman, Ude

Enugu APC: We are reconciling all aggrieved members – Party chairman, Ude

The new leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Enugu State chapter, says it will use every available dispute resolution means to reconcile all the aggrieved members of the party. Speaking with journalists after the State working committee meeting held at the Party’s Secretariat in Enugu, the State chairman of the Party, Comrade Adolphus Ude...

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Anambra 2021: My administration will not discriminate against non indigenes — Ozigbo

Anambra 2021: My administration will not discriminate against non indigenes — Ozigbo

Mr Valentine Ozigbo, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra says his administration will not discriminate against non indigenes in the state. Ozigbo said this when a coalition of non Anambra indigenes living in the state adopted and endorsed his candidature in Awka According to him, I will give equal opportunity to...