APC Governors Disagree, No Automatic Ticket For Buhari! Says Okorocha

APC Governors Disagree, No Automatic Ticket For Buhari! Says Okorocha.Just after 48hours after some governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) reportedly expressed their readiness to give an automatic ticket to President Muhammadu Buhari to contest the 2019 election, there was a loud dissenting voice from one of them yesterday.Differing with his colleagues, Imo State Governor Rochas...

Senate Commence To Probe $1.35b Power Sector Fraud

Senate Commence To Probe $1.35b Power Sector Fraud
Senate Commence To Probe $1.35b Power Sector Fraud.The Senate is set to commence an investigation into an alleged $1.35 billion fraud in the power sector. The upper chamber yesterday asked Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West) to present a substantive motion on what it called a series of financial abuses in the sector, particularly since 2015.Melaye had requested...

PDP Reacts To The Death Of Bola Tinubu’s Son

PDP Reacts To The Death Of Bola Tinubu's SonThe National Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi, on behalf of the Party has empathized with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and former Governor of Lagos state, Bola Tinubu, on the demise of his son, Jide.This was made known in a statement by...

Fayose Reiterate Justice Abang’s Sack, Says ‘He Is Polluting Judiciary

Fayose Reiterate Justice Abang’s Sack, Says ‘He Is Polluting JudiciaryEkiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, has reiterated his call for the sack of a Federal High Court judge, Justice Okon Abang, saying he has polluting the judiciary.In a statement yesterday in Ado-Ekiti by his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, the governor said: “Specifically, on...

Dasuki Declines Being A Testify In Metuh’s Court Case

Dasuki Declines Being A Testify In Metuh’s Court Case
Dasuki Declines Being A Testify In Metuh’s Court Case.The Former National Security Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki, yesterday declined being a testify in Metuh's court case trial of former National Publicity Secretary, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Oliseh Metuh.Dasuki, who has been in the detention facility of the Department of State Service (DSS), was brought to court through...

President Assures Nigeria Of Cabinet Rejig Soon, lauds NWC Members

President Assures Nigeria Of Cabinet Rejig Soon, lauds NWC Members
President Assures Nigeria Of Cabinet Rejig Soon, lauds NWC Members.Buhari, who spoke during the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC), said the measure was aimed at injecting “news ideas” into the governance of the country.He further stated that the measure was aimed at calming frayed nerves among supporters of the party who felt excluded...

Power Sector Nigeria Lost 2,648.7mw To Gas, Line Constraint

Power Sector Nigeria Lost 2,648.7mw To Gas, Line Constraint.The Nigeria’s power sector lost 2,648.7 megawatts (mw) on the October 29 to line and gas constraints, according to the daily electricity generation report by the Federal Ministry of Power Works and Housing.The report, obtained from source on Monday, put the utilized generation capability of Geregu Nigerian National Integrated Power...

“Restructuring Nigeria Is Possible” – Ex Governor, Balarabe Musa Replies Gowon

"Restructuring Nigeria Is Possible" - Ex Governor, Balarabe Musa Replies Gowon
"Restructuring Nigeria Is Possible" - Ex Governor, Balarabe Musa Replies Gowon Alhaji Balarabe Musa, a former governor of Old Kaduna has disagreed with a Former head of state, Yakubu Gowon over his statement that Nigeria cannot be restructured.Gowon earlier stated that due the fact that Nigeria had over 500 ethnic groups with different dialects and languages, it would be practically...

Crude Oil Rise Above $60 First Time Ever Since 2015

Crude Oil Rise Above $60 First Time Ever Since 2015Brent crude closed at a 27-month high yesterday over comments from Saudi Arabia that signaled the likely extension of a supply cut deal by OPEC and non OPEC members as data released by the World Bank projected growth in oil prices by 2018. Brent futures LCOc1 gained 86 cents or...

Cabal In Government, Things Are Worse! Says Shehu Sani, Balarabe Musa

Cabal In Government, Things Are Worse! Says Shehu Sani, Balarabe Musa.Taking inventory of the present situation in Nigeria and the capacity of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to deliver the country from economic, social and political quagmire, in the face of the recent happenings within federal government circles, Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central, and former...

I Will Expose Can Of Worms In Buhari Government, Says Maina

Buhari Sacks Maina, Fayose Described Buhari’s Directive Afterthought To Save Face
I Will Expose Can Of Worms In Buhari Government, Says Maina.The former Chairman of the Presidential Committee on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, said yesterday " I will expose can of worms in Buhari government, says Maina," and implicate what he called a cabal in the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.Days back, Nigeria stood amaze...

Fallen Hero’s: Six Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Raid

Six soldiers killed by boko hara terrorists
Fallen Hero's: Six Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Raid.Six fallen Heroes( Soldiers) were killed in heavy fighting when Boko Haram raided a military base and looted food from villagers in northeast Nigeria, the military and locals broadcast on Wednesday.The Jihadists terrorism who stormed the base in Sasawa Village using six pick-up trucks, some 45...

National Assembly To Pass Petroleum Industry Bill Before 2017 End, says Dogara

National Assembly Plans Inclusion Of Environment In Concurrent Legislative List
National Assembly To Pass Petroleum Industry Bill Before 2017 End, says Dogara.The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the National Assembly, especially the lower chamber, may become feasible before the end of the year.Dogara, spoke yesterday in Abuja at a stakeholders’ dialogue organised by...

NUC: Only 30% UTME Candidates From 1.7million To Gain Varsity Admission

NUC: Only 30% UTME Candidates From 1.7million To Gain Varsity Admission
NUC: Only 30% UTME Candidates From 1.7million To Gain Varsity Admission.The National Universities Commission (NUC) says 30 per cent of the 1.7 million candidates who wrote the Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) will gain admission this year. The Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja at a one-day public hearing on the regulatory...