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President Buhari rules out meeting with nPDP members

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he will never sit down for discussion with the aggrieved members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party that joined forces to form the ruling All Progressives Congress.

Kaduna guber: I’ll contest against Governor El-Rufai – Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, has hinted of his intention to quit the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). He said himself and many others, who were allegedly maltreated by the APC, are presently at the departure lounge of the party.

APC Chairmanship: Comrade Oshiomhole brags of governors support

Former governor of Edo, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, said his national chairmanship of All Progressives Congress (APC) chances had been boosted by support of leaders of the party and governors.

APC Convention: I’ll defeat heavyweight opponents – Comrade Oshiomhole

All Progressives Congress (APC) chairmanship aspirants and former govermor of Edo state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has boasted that he has solid support based across the country to defeat the three other ‘heavyweights’ contesting against him at the party’s June 23 national convention.

Governor Fayose asks ex-Presdent Obasanjo to submit himself for probe

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has urged former President Olusegun Obasanjo to submit himself for probe by the Muhammadu Buhari administration, saying the former president should also take his current travails in his strides.

President Buhari names dignitaries for conferment of national honours on MKO Abiola, others

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has just released the statement below to announce modalities for the conferment of national honours on late multibillionaire businessman cum politician, Moshood Abiola; late prominent lawyer, Gani Fawehinmi and politician, Babagana Kingibe.

ECWA: Boko Haram, herdsmen create more widows, orphans

The president of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Rev. Stephen Baba, has blamed killings by Boko Haram insurgents and Fulani herdsmen for the rising number of widows and orphans in many churches across Nigeria under the current democratic dispensation.

Ambassador Asuquo: Governors responsible for the hardship in Nigeria

Nigerian Ambassador to Uganda, Etubom (Dr) Nya Asuquo, says state governors and not President Muhammadu Buhari is responsible for the hardship in the country.

Not Too Young To Run Movement seeks reduction of age for Senate, Governorship

The Not Too Young To Run Movement has called on members of the National Assembly to review its vote on the age qualification for the senate and governors.

Security: Federal government lauds Aliko Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation yesterday in Abuja, donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

Security: Federal government lauds Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to Police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation on Wednesday in Abuja donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

President Buhari’s ally lambasts APC governors over internal crisis

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, Engineer Mohammed Kelani, has blamed Governors on the platform of the APC has been behind the crisis rocking the party across the country.

Governor Bello urges Nigerians to be proud of democracy

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State had felicitated with all Nigerians and the People of Kogi State, on the occasion of 2018 Democracy Day.

President Buhari reiterates support on fight against drug abuse, youths empowerment

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the Federal Government’s support to all groups involved in the fight against drug abuse, challenges facing women and children in IDP camps as well as women and youth empowerment.

COCIN: President Buhari playing politics with human lives

President of Church of Christ In Nations (COCIN), Rev. Dachollom Datiri, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari for playing politics with the life of Leah Sharibu and other Chiboks girls who were detained by Boko Haram primarily because of their Christian faith.

The impending implosion of APC

The extent of this implosion became more evident during the party’s recent state congresses. Parallel congresses were held in more than 10 states, there were reports of boycotts, violence and general confusion.

Miyetti Allah blames governors for farmers-herders crisis

National Secretary of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Baba Ngelezarma, has blamed governors for clashes between herdsmen and farmers.

2019 and the politics of campaign finance

Each Governor was reportedly asked by the ruling APC party to bring N250 million ahead of the party’s National Convention. When the public protested, recently, the party disclaimed the news even if it added that it was the responsibility of members to pay outstanding dues.

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