Category: Siyasa

Buhari Orders Hajj Commission, Embassy to Account for all Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the National Hajj Commission and the Nigerian Embassy in Saudi Arabia to urgently account for all Nigerian pilgrims in the aftermath of last Thursday’s disaster at Mina. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu said the presidential directive followed  conflicting […]

Buhari To Meet With Over 10,000 Defecting Politicians

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari will be meeting with the over 10,000 politicians defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other political parties to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa. It was learnt that the President will on Saturday (today) pay his first visit to Bayelsa state since assuming office where he […]

APC Govs Express Worries about NASS Crisis at Meeting With Buhari

Following the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and governors elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) Tuesday night, the governors have expressed worries over the leadership crisis rocking the National Assembly. Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, made the position of the governors known when he spoke with State House correspondents after the meeting. […]

We are ready for handover don’t panic, Amaechi tells Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, has expressed the readiness of his Administration to handover on May 29. Amaechi who dismissed rumours he would not be handing over the reign of governance on the date, wondered what he would be doing in office after May 29. The Rivers state Governor averred that the entire […]

Jonathan govt, PDP was all about filling their stomachs – Keyamo

The first thought that would have come to many Nigerians on reading the newspaper headlines on Thursday, April 30, must have been to wonder if their president actually said those words or if he was quoted out of context. “Those people (PDP members) running and those already cross carpeting”, President Goodluck Jonathan was reported to […]

If Buhari does not step on toes he will fail – Nkire

Though he belongs to the Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Congress, APC, the euphoria from the party’s victory at the last general elections is not lost on him to close his eyes on key issues the incoming government should do to be different from the outgoing People’s Democratic Party, PDP. To this end, […]