Senate approves N10 billion loan refund for Kogi amidst protests

Two days to Kogi state gubernatorial election, the sum of N10 billion has been approved by the senate for the state. Recall that the Senate President Ahmad Lawan read the request for the funds of President Muhammadu Buhari on the floor of the upper legislative chamber on October 15, 2019. While presenting his report on […]

Governor Seyi Makinde, Reacts To Appeal Court’s Judgement

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has said that the mandate given to him by the people of the state on March 9, 2019 remains intact. Gov Makinde said this while reacting to the court of Appeal judgement on Monday. Recall that Appeal Court court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital on Monday set […]

After 24 Years Of Unfair Murder Of 9 Ogoni Leaders By Military, Their Widows Demand Justice

Exactly 24 years ago, 9 Ogoni activists lead by Ken Saro-Wiwa were hanged by Nigeria’s military regime after a blatantly unfair trial. On 10 November 1995 the Nigerian government executed nine leaders of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) on trumped up murder charges. Tellingly, Ken Saro-Wiwa and the others were […]

Sanwo-Olu presents N1.168 trillion budget for 2020

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Friday presented the year 2020 proposed Budget of N1.168 trillion to the State House of Assembly for approval for the 2020 fiscal year. The proposed budget is to be funded by a projected Total Revenue of N1.071 trillion and a deficit amounting to N97.53 billion. The budget size […]

‘Northern governors frustrating basic education for Almajiris’

Northern governors Education (UBEC), Prof. Ahmed Mohammed Modibbo, made the allegation at the weekend. He spoke at a lecture with the theme: “Before the Ban on the Almajiri System of Education in Nigeria”. It was organised by the Centre for Historical Documentation and Research of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State. The administration of […]

Dubai Strategy turned out to be the Dubai Tragedy – Festus Keyamo slams Atiku

SAN Festus Keyamo has blasted Atiku Abubakar after the Supreme court dismissed his petition challenging Buhari’s 2019 election victory. Festus Keyamo took to his social media page to call out Atiku for not congratulating President Buhari after the Supreme court dismissal, yet calling himself a democrat. He also rubbished the “Dubai Strategy” calling it “Dubai […]

2019: Why Atiku Can’t Beat Buhari – Tony Momoh

A former minister of Information, Chief Tony Momoh, on Thursday said he was confident that President Muhammadu Buhari would win the 2019 presidential election. Momoh told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone that the president had done his best as a leader to deserve re-election. He said the candidate of the People’s Democratic […]

‘It’s Utterly Devastating’-ICRC Reacts To Hauwa’s Murder By Boko Haram

The International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) has issued a statement to confirm the execution of its worker, Hauwa Liman, by Boko Haram terrorists on Monday. Hauwa Liman was kidnapped in March in Rann, Borno State. Her execution followed that of another abducted Red Cross worker, Saifura Khursa, last month by the same group. […]

Stephanie Coker’s Hubby Clinches PDP’s House Of Rep Ticket

Nigerian on-air personality and TV presenter, Stephanie Coker is celebrating her hubby, Olumide Aderinokun for winning PDP’s ticket to represent Abeokuta north, Obafemi-Owode and Odeda federal constituency in the House of Representatives. “My Lumi!!! Primaries done! To God we owe all the glory Congratulations on being bold enough to not give up on your dreams […]

Dele Momodu Makes Shocking Revelations About APC-Led Administration

Ovation Magazine publisher, Dele Momodu has via his weekly column, the ‘Pendulem’ made shocking revelations about the just concluded Osun State governorship election. According to him, “APC merely used the elections in Ekiti and Osun as dress rehearsals of what to expect in next year’s general elections” because if Buhari loses they would end up […]

INEC declares Gboyega Oyetola winner of Osun governorship election

INEC has declared Gboyega Oyetola, APC’s candidate as the winner of the 2018 Osun governorship election. He was returned as governor-elect on Thursday at the end of a supplementary election which held in seven polling units across four local governments. At the end of the total number of votes, the APC candidate scored a total […]

I will win second term – Buhari boasts

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday boasted that the All Progressives Congress, will win the 2019 presidential election. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State, while receiving the representatives of the 34 chairmen of the Association of Local Governments of […]