The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has relieved  the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal DauraDaura of his job. The DSS and the Police had locked down the National Assembly on Tuesday, even as the Senate leadership had scheduled a meeting to hold in the chambers in the afternoon. […]

The Emir of Daura, Dr. Umar Faruq Umar, has raised the alarm over lack of support for the people of the emirate from the centre despite their son being the president of Nigeria. The traditional ruler added that the people of the community are “hungry”. The Emir made this known […]

presidency Monday in Abuja warned that the refusal of the National Assembly to reconvene to approve presidential requests  could result in imminent shutdown of government activities. The presidency’s alarm was the fallout of a meeting among Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; Senate Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan; and the Senior Special […]

Oyebisi Ilaka an aspirants for the Oyo central Senatorial zone and a chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) In Oyo state , has remarked that the departure of Senator Ladoja from the PDP, will not affect his electoral chances or that of the PDP negatively in Oyo state., He said […]

deputy governor of Kano State, Hafiz Abubakar, on Sunday tendered his resignation amidst crisis with the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. Speculations were rife last week that Mr Abubakar had defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In the resignation letter dated August […]

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bayelsa State, Chief Perekeme Richard Kpodo, who was remanded in prison custody for alleged rape in Yenagoa, the state capital – arrived in court earlier today on a stretcher. Chief Perekeme Richard Kpodo, the former Security Adviser to the Bayelsa State Government, Kpodo, was […]

Aminu Tambuwal governor of Sokoto state, said any attempt to impeach Saraki unconstitutionally will harm Nigeria’s democracy, the governor made this this statement at the NEC meeting of the PDP held in Abuja on Thursday. The Tambuwal who was also a former speaker of t he house of representatives noted […]

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said on Friday that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar should not count on him for support in his latest bid to actualise his life-long ambition of being elected the president of Nigeria. The former president, one of the most influential of his living peers, hinged his […]