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Be Patient With Buhari – Northern Elders Urge Nigerians

Following concerns expressed across the country on the seeming slow pace of the Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, Northern elders have urged Nigerians to be patient with the President. This is just as a former head of state from the North, it was learnt at the weekend, met with the President to …

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Why I Didn’t Read APC’s Letter About Principal Officers – Dogara

House Speaker Yakubu Dogara has disclosed that he could not read the list of principal officers from All Progressives Congress (APC) because the North Central caucus of the APC had served him a court process challenging the party’s list of principal officers. Dogara said the development prevented him from reading …

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NASS Crisis: Stakeholders Warn Against Odigie-Oyegun’s Removal    

Following alleged mishandling of the crisis of confidence among party members in the National Assembly, some stakeholders have warned against the removal of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun. APC leaders including most governors elected on the platform of the party want him to …

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Buhari Inaugurates National Economic Council Monday  

President Muhammadu Buhari will inaugurate his administration’s National Economic Council (NEC) on Monday, after which it will hold its first sitting. It will be inaugurated in the council chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, and it will fine-tune the roadmap that will actualise the economic policies of the new administration. …

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Buhari’s 30 Days In Office: All Motion, No Movement — PDP

Reviewing the actions and inactions of the ruling President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the first 30 days, the opposition Peoples   Democratic Party (PDP) called for prayers for an administration it claims has shown no movement for all its motion. The party spoke through its spokesman, Chief Olisa Metuh. “We …

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Saraki Did Not Step Down For Buhari – Presidency  

Mr. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity on Saturday said there was no truth in the claim by Saraki that he stepped down for President Buhari in the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential race. Adesina, in an interview with one of our correspondents, said the …

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Buhari Is Cleaning PDP’s Augean Stable – Presidency

It is amusing to read what the National Publicity Secretary of the defeated Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh considers a 30-days’ appraisal of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. Metuh wants Nigerians to join hands in prayers for the government, so that things would begin to move. What he …

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INTERVIEW NASS Fracas: APC Leaders Lack Capacity To Manage Success – Sen. Marafa

Senator Kabiru Garba Marafa represents Zamfara Central Senatorial District in the 8th National Assembly. In this interview, he talks about the outcome of the Senate leadership tussle and the role of the party in the entire episode. Excerpts:   What was your reaction to the emergence of one of the …

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Insecurity: 5 Northern Govs Meet In Kaduna

Apparently being devastated by the security challenges confronting their states, governors of Kaduna, Niger, Kebbi, Zamfara and Katsina states Saturday met with security agencies of their states to design a collective approach towards ending the menace. The five states have had their share of insecurities, ranging from gunmen’s attacks,  cattle …

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Allow NASS Lawmakers To Handle Their Affairs – Senator Roland Owie Advises Distracting APC Leaders

Senator Rowland Owie is a former Chief Whip of the Senate and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).   In this interview, Owie speaks on the crisis in the National Assembly, faulting the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for picking principal officers for the lawmakers. He admonishes APC …

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