Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan joining APC will be nice

Goodluck Jonathan, in its fold joining Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will be delightful to have the country’s immediate past president, says the National Secretary. The party’s interim national secretary, John Akpanudoedehe, said this on “Politics Today” a Channels Television programme, aired on Wednesday. He spoke in reaction to lingering speculations that the former…

President Buhari

President Buhari finally approves 5G Network in Nigeria

The President Buhari Muhammadu led government has approved the National Policy on fifth generation (5G) networks for the country’s digital economy. According to a report on Naija news, the policy was approved on Wednesday, 8th September, 2021 during the weekly Federal Executive Council presided by President Buhari himself. Confirming the development in a statement, Femi…

Katsina

Katsina under attack as retired NBC director, daughter is kidnapped

Gunmen suspected to be bandits, on Tuesday, 7th August 2021 abducted a former General Manager of the Katsina State Television, Alhaji Ahmed Abdulkadir, and his teenage daughter. Abdulkadir is also a retired director with National Broadcast Commission. Residents disclosed that the gunmen stormed his residence at Shema Quarters, Bakori Local Government Area of Katsina State…

Microsof

Microsoft – Government Agencies, suffered latest Russian cyber-attack

Microsoft has stated that international cyber space suffered a week-long threat to its security after a named Russian group allegedly infiltrated major organizations on the global front. This is according to recent publications made available by Microsoft. According to the software group, the ‘Nobelium’ had gained access to an email marketing account used by the…

Spanish Troops Deployed to Help Curtail Incessant Migration Across Ceuta, Melilla Enclaves

Spain has announced the deployment of special police forces to control illegal migration across its border. According to the Nation’s officials, a record-high 6,000 migrants had reached the Ceuta enclave from Morocco; with more than 1,000 being reported as minors. Disturbing reports also claim that majority of recent migrants had crossed at low tide while…

Independents Win Majority to Rewrite Chile’s Constitution

Chile’s Independent and opposition candidates have secured about two-thirds of seats to re-jig the nation’s constitution. This comes after Government-backed candidates finished with only a fourth of the seats; falling short of the number required to halt constitutional changes. Following a landslide of votes by the citizens to rewrite the constitution in a referendum last…

Physical Presence Is Mandatory For Membership Registration – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that the upcoming membership registration to its party will require the physical presence of intending members and members alike. According to the political party, the move is to ensure that members’ data are captured during the membership registration and revalidation exercise. While speaking on Thursday at a workshop…

Nigerian-born Badejo Appointed Into Biden’s White House Counsel Team

President-elect of the United States of America, Joe Biden, has listed law practitioner – Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo in his presidential cabinet. According to an announcement made, the U.S President-elect had selected 20 additional members for the office of the White House counsel including Badejo. Prior to her appointment, the Berkeley Law College graduate had briefly…

PDP Felicitates With Obiozor After Victory In Ohanaeze Ndigbo Election

Newly elected President-General of Ohaneze Ndigbo – the Igbo socio-cultural organization – Professor George Obiozor has been congratulated by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In a statement signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the Ex-National Ambassador to United States, Israel and Cyprus was lauded with accolades after his victory in Sunday’s election;…

Abiru Emerges Winner Of Lagos East Senatorial Bye-Election

The All Progressives Congress candidate, Tokunbo Abiru, has been declared winner of the Lagos East senatorial bye-election conducted on Saturday. In an announcement made by The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Abiru had amassed a total of 89,204 votes defeating his rival Babatunde Gbadamosi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who emerged with 11,257 votes.…

APC Fix Date For NEC Meeting

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has scheduled the 8th of December for its emergency National Executive Committee meeting. This was presented in an announcement signed by the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the party, Yekini Nabena, on Sunday and in accordance to the statement released titled, ‘APC: Emergency NEC Meeting Holds 8th December’. The meeting…

China

ONE CHINA POLICY: Chinese military flies 18 warplanes near Taiwan during US envoy’s visit

China’s military sent 18 planes including fighter jets over the Taiwan Strait in an unusually large show of force Friday as a U.S. envoy held a day of closed-door meetings on the self-governing island claimed by China. Under the Secretary of State Keith Krach, who handles the economic growth, energy and the environment portfolio, held…

Nigerian Money

Nigerian Money

Nigerian Money: The House says Akpabio is trying to distract Nigerians from the investigation into the financial activities of the NDDC. The House says Godswill Akpabio’s should go ahead and publicly publish a list of names of lawmakers who received contracts from the NDDC like he alleged [BBC] The House says Godswill Akpabio’s should go…

Arewa youths react as Atiku’s son declaration

Arewa youths react as Atiku’s son declaration

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has reacted to reports that Atiku Abubakar, former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, will be running for the same office in 2023. One of Atiku’s sons, Abubakar Adamu had explained that the former Vice President would contest for the presidency again in 2023 because “he has been an astute, strategic,…