21 Mar 2015 Features
On the claims of Lalong that the Jang administration has incurred state debts running into billions of naira, Badu said it is unfortunate that Lalong has been continuously inconsistent and incapable of stating the particular status of the State’s debt, arguing that such incompetence explains why Lalong has failed to balance the state’s revenue standing with the development strides recorded by Jang.
21 Mar 2015 34 Features
Senator Adeyemi insisted that the APC “made a grievous mistake by picking Buhari as its presidential candidate and capping it with luring a man of God from the church to join a dictator,” saying that he should be prepared to do restitution after March 28.
21 Mar 2015 Features
Also speaking during a visit to the office of the DG of the DSS, Wabba said the NLC election was held in a conducive atmosphere and called for greater partnership with Congress so as to address issues that lead to friction between Labour and government.
20 Mar 2015 Features
Uduma-Eze said: “I am not coming out to challenge anybody. I came out because of what I saw: the people are weeping. A lot of things have happened, which also affected me. The education sector was not what it used to be. Our school fees have been increased to over N120, 000, but our children are now out of school. I will reduce it to N20, 000.
20 Mar 2015 20 Features
It was a carnival like atmosphere at the premises of the Nigerian Navy Grounds, Apapa, Lagos recently when colorfully attired guests trooped there in large numbers to support the reelection ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan for the 2015 election.
20 Mar 2015 3 Features
Agbaje caught my interest when he visited London to visit the United Kingdom and Ireland chapter of the PDP. After he delivered his speech to us, with my knowledge as an urban and regional town planner, I could reason along with his developmental agenda. I bought into what he called the tripod agenda for Lagos State.
20 Mar 2015 21
Although Kano State is one of the hotbeds of opposition in the politics of Nigeria, the state has some peculiarities that made it unpredictable for analysts living outside its borders and sometimes, these can also confuse those who are even active players in the state political field.
20 Mar 2015 19 Features
THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has claimed to uncover another in the series of plots being hatched against the leadership of the party. This time, it involves a huge amount of money (in US dollars), which it said was being ferried into Nigeria by some people, “who will then claim they were hired as cash couriers by APC leaders.”
19 Mar 2015 29 News
“There have been powerful and influential individuals from northern minority ethnic groups before, but under the satanic banner of ‘One North, One Destiny,’ or in the name of protecting the so-called ‘Northern interest,’ we the ethnic minorities have been used by the Hausa-Fulani to further their interests while we gain nothing.”
19 Mar 2015 40 News
Fani-Kayode further said: “We also want them to be fully aware of the fact that even if Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Tinubu, Rotimi Amaechi or any of them are in their toilets, in their bedrooms, in their covens or anywhere else they may choose to hide and hold their secret meetings, we know what they are doing.
19 Mar 2015 1 News
He explained that if he wins their mandate, indigenes of the state studying in various tertiary institutions would be given adequate support to continue with their studies within and outside the country, saying that, when he was in government, his administration had sponsored hundreds students to study science-oriented courses in different tertiary schools outside the country and have now completed their programmes including medical courses.