Politics

“We Stopped N500Bn From Leakage” – FG

The Federal Government claimed that it has blocked the leakage of over N500billion across Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, through the Presidential Initiative for Continuous Audit (PICA). The Permanent Secretary, Special Duties, Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mohammed Dikwa, disclosed this on Wednesday when the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) alumni visited him. According to him, if the ...

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“We Intend To Install CCTV On Highways”– Buhari Tells Southwest

President Buhari has today in a meeting with Royal Fathers from the South West outlined a number of measures being taking to improve security nationwide. Below are what they discussed: We are expediting commencement of our community policing initiative, and revamping police intelligence gathering capacity. Our community Policing reform means we will be boosting the numbers of security personnel and ...

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“I Have All The Figures Of Nigeria’s 2019 Election Votes” –Pres. Buhari Says

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has said that he has the figures of how Nigerians voted during the 2019 election. He, however, assured that his administration will strive to complete on-going projects that will impact positively on the lives of the people. He said this while Speaking on Wednesday when he received the Olu of Warri, His Majesty Ogiame Ikenwoli at ...

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“Shiites Are Troublesome People” – Presidency Says

After the Federal government’s proscription of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria as a terrorist organization which was granted by a Federal High Court in Abuja, the Presidency has now said that the law enforcement agencies in the country now have the power to take “any necessary action” against the Shi’ite group. The Presidency stated this on Monday during a live ...

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Snake Invades Ondo State House Of Assembly Complex, Law Makers Flee While Plenary Suspended

A very funny and dramatic incident occured at the Ondo State House of Assembly on Thursday in south-west Nigeria. A gigantic snake fell from the roof of the Assembly while lawmakers were holding plenary. The development forced the members to scamper to safety, leaving Thursday’s proceeding disrupted. As a result of this, legislative activities have been suspended in the Assembly ...

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“My School Certificate Was Eaten By Termites” – New CJN Tanko Says

The newly sworn in Chief Justice of Nigeria, Mohammad Tanko has revealed that he is without certificates. This was made known via some documents submitted to the Senate last week ahead of his confirmation as the head of the Supreme Court. The documents claims that termites destroyed the CJN’s primary school certificate. According to him, the invasion of termites at ...

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“I Have Not Been Paid My Salary Since 2017” – Kogi Deputy Gov. Cries Out

Deputy Governor of Kogi state, Elder Simon Achuba, has issued a seven-day notice to Governor Yahaya Bello to with immediate effect pay all his benefits from 2017 till date, which is amounting to N819,709,980.00, or hear from his lawyers. Achuba said the money was his salaries, impress and allowances entitled to him since 2017, which the governor refused to pay. ...

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“Nigeria Pulled Out Of Recession Under My Watch” – Buhari Says

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Wednesday said Nigeria under his leadership pulled out from the grip of economic recession. The president spoke during a presidential dialogue session held at the state banquet hall in Abuja. “Through various monetary and fiscal measures, we restored economic growth, curbed inflation and shored up our external reserves,” Mr Buhari said in his welcome address. ...

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President Buhari Sets 11,000mw Target By 2023

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has yesterday unveiled a new power target for the country, following the signing of an electricity road map agreement between the Federal Government and German-based Siemens. The signing of the implementation agreement was held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprise (BPE), Dr. Alex Okoh signed the agreement on ...

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“Buhari Is Not The Father Of The Nation, He Is The Father Of The Fulani”— FFK Says

Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has taken to social media to respond to Dele Momodu over his comment about President Buhari being the ‘father of the nation’. Momodu, via his Twitter, handle while responding to the ‘explosion’ in different parts of the country, said that only the President can curb all of the explosions as he is ‘the father ...

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