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Ekiti election: What Fayemi said after meeting with Buhari

Governor-elect of Ekiti state, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has expressed his intention to probe the activities of incumbent Governor Ayo Fayose when he takes over office in October. Speaking to State House correspondents after visiting President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Thursday, Fayemi said this was expected and reasonable for him. He said: “Well l think […]

Buhari Appoints Ex-CBN Deputy Governor As FERMA Chairman

A former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Tunde Lemo, has been appointed as chairman of the Federal Emergency Road Maintenance Agency.   President Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Tunde Lemo, as Chairman of the Federal Emergency Road Maintenance Agency.   […]

Here is why ex leaders criticise Buhari – Lauretta Onochie

President Muhammadu Buhari’s aide on social media, Lauretta Onochie has stated why ex leaders criticise Buhari. Onochie took to Twitter, Thursday morning to point out the real reason why Buhari is being frequently criticised. According to the presidential aide, Mr President is respected everywhere else by world leaders but criticised by former leaders here. She […]

Fayemi presents certificate of return to Buhari

Ekiti state governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday presented his certificate of return to President Muhammadu Buhari. Fayemi, former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, was the candidate of the national ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the July 14 governorship election. Prof. Idowu Olayinka, the Chief Returning Officer for the election and Vice ChancellorRead […]

2019 presidency: Col. Bako reveals what Buhari will do if he loses election

A former Military Administrator of Akwa Ibom State, Colonel Yakubu Bako, retd, has revealed what President Muhammadu Buhari will do if he loses the 2019 presidential election. Col. Bako, who was in charge of Akwa Ibom from December 1993 to August 1996, told Sun that he had no fear that if Buhari loses the election, […]

Breaking: Rowdy session at Senate over lopsided Federal Appointments by Buhari

THERE was uproar in the Senate, Thursday following complaints against alleged lopsided appointments into the federal boards and parastatals by President Muhammadu Buhari. The post Breaking: Rowdy session at Senate over lopsided Federal Appointments by Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. Author: adekunle Source :

Buhari’s team, APC offering opposition N50m – Obasanjo’s ADC

The African Democratic Congress (ADC) adopted by the former President Olusegun Obasanjo-led coalition has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the President Muhammadu Buhari team were offering opposition parties N50mllion. National Chairman of the ADC, Ralphs Nwosu, spoke when a meeting with a team of officials of the National Democratic Institute and the […]

Ekiti Election: “I Will Laugh Last” – Fayose Tells Buhari, APC

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, has told President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) that he will have the last laugh over the Ekiti State gubernatorial election which the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) lost on Saturday, July 14, 2018. The APC candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi, defeated the PDP candidate and Fayose’s deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, aka Eleka, with […]

Buhari’s Aide, Onochie Calls Apostle Suleman A Gambler Who Spends Church Money On Concubines

Lauretta Onochie   President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has ridiculed Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministries on social media again.   Apart from accusing him of spending church money on concubines, Onochie went to the extent of calling the man of God a “gambler” who is disgracing Christians […]

2019: How Buhari is plotting to frustrate elections – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of “seeking surreptitious ploys to frustrate the conduct of the 2019 general elections, having realized that he would lose.” PDP said Buhari’s request to the National Assembly to “vire N242 billion already approved for other projects in the 2018 budget to finance the Independent […]

2019 Election Will Be Walk Over For Buhari, Despite Gang Up

President Muhammadu Buhari   A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Engr. Kailani Mohammed has said that, the 2019 presidential race would be a walk over for President Muhammadu Buhari despite the ‘gang-up’ against him, according to The Nation.   Mohammed also added that greedy and selfish politicians were the ones behind the killings in […]

2019: Obasanjo’s ally, Olakojo speaks on nomination of consensus candidate against Buhari

Chief Olayiwola Olakojo, a close associate of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, has stated that there was no going back on the recent memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by 34 political parties to present a joint presidential candidate against the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the 2019 presidential election. Olakojo, […]

Zahra Buhari & Ahmed Indimi Name Their Son” Muhammad” After Their Fathers (Photo)

Zahra and husband Ahmed Indimi have named their newborn son, Muhammad. Zahra gave birth on July 9th in Spain. The couple got married in a lavish wedding ceremony in December 2016. Her sister-in-law disclosed the latest news in an instagram post along with a photo from the naming ceremony. More @: Author: Nairaland Forum Source […]

“The 2019 general elections will cost N242.4bn” – President Buhari

President Buhari has said that the 2019 general elections will be costing about 242.4 billion Naira. The President said this today in a letter sent to the National Assembly, seeking that the funds be drawn from the 2018 and 2019 budgets. In the letter he explained that implementing a budget of 9.12 trillion Naira for […]

Buhari declines assent to Corporate Manslaughter Bill, 3 others

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has declined assent to Corporate Manslaughter Bill of 2018 and three other bills that were passed by the National Assembly and forwarded to him to sign into law. The post Buhari declines assent to Corporate Manslaughter Bill, 3 others appeared first on Vanguard News. Author: Nwafor Polycarp Source :

APC lawmaker demands apology from Buhari over corruption comments

Abubakar Adamu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) member in the House of Representatives, has faulted the perception that all lawmakers are corrupt. Adamu insisted that he had never collected bribe as a public official. The lawmaker stated this on Tuesday, while speaking to journalists, in reaction to President Muhammadu Buhari’s remarks, accusing the National Assembly […]

We will need N242bn for 2019 elections, Buhari writes Senate

ONE Month after the 2018 budget was signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, strong indications emerged yesterday that fresh crisis looms between the Executive and the legislative arm of government over the burning issue of insertion of N578bn into the N9.12trillion 2018 budget by the lawmakers. The post We will need N242bn for 2019 […]

2019: Buhari has right of first refusal —APC

As political parties gear up for their presidential primaries slated for between August and October 2018, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, said, yesterday, that the incumbent, President Muhammadu Buhari, has the right of first refusal. The post 2019: Buhari has right of first refusal —APC appeared first on Vanguard News. Author: Nwafor Polycarp Source […]

APGA urges Buhari to sign 2010 Electoral Act amendment

The National Chairman of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Ike Oye, yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently sign into law the 2010 Electoral Act amendment to guide the political parties to perfect their planning ahead of the next year’s general election. The post APGA urges Buhari to sign 2010 Electoral Act […]

Buhari should bury his head in shame – Fayose on Ekiti polls

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to bury his head in shame following how the 2018 Ekiti state governorship election was condcuted. Fayose made this statement via his Twitter handle on Monday – He accused President Buhari of “using the police, army, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and INEC to […]

President Buhari Arrives Netherland For ICC 20th Anniversary

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has arrived the Netherlands ahead of his scheduled visit to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, according to the News Agency. President Buhari was welcomed by Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, President of the ICC, Vice-President of the Court, Marc Perrin de Brichambut and the Nigerian Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama. […]

Ekiti: Sule Lamido attacks Buhari over governorship poll

Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa State, has lamented the alleged militarization of the just concluded governorship election in Ekiti State. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant claimed that the alleged militarization was because President Muhammadu Buhari was once a military General. Addressing journalists in Kano, the PDP chieftain, however, wished that 2019 elections […]

“Fayemi’s Victory Shows Nigerians Are Happy With Buhari” – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Sunday said the outcome of the Ekiti election won by Kayode Fayemi, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is a referendum on the performance of the President Muhammad Buhari’s administration. In a statement issued on Sunday, the Minister said the election which was more […]

President Buhari Reacts To Fayemi’s Victory In Ekiti Election

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Dr. John Kayode Fayemi on winning the Ekiti State governorship election. The President in a statement by his spokesman, Femi Adesina also commended the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate and all party supporters for the hard-fought victory after a dignified campaign. He urged the governor-elect and APC members to be […]

Ekiti election: Aisha Buhari, Gov Dankwambo react to Fayemi’s victory

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on his election as the Governor of Ekiti State. The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday declared the APC candidate, Kayode Fayemi, as the winner after he defeated the current Deputy Governor of the state and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Kolapo […]

President Buhari Congratulates Fayemi On Winning Ekiti Governorship Election

President Muhammadu Buhari heartily congratulates Dr. John Kayode Fayemi on winning the Ekiti State governorship election. The President commends the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate and all party supporters for the hard-fought victory after a dignified campaign. President Buhari urges the governor-elect and APC members to be magnanimous in victory as the incoming administration prepares […]

Zahra Buhari thanks Nigerians who congratulated her after welcoming her son.

Days ago, President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter welcomed a new baby. The baby was reportedly born in Spain where the mother had gone for the delivery. Zahra gave birth to a bouncing baby boy and many people have since congratulated the woman and her husband, Ahmed Indimi. Apparently overwhelmed by all the well wishes, Zahra has […]

2019: PDP begs Obasanjo, updates him on coalition against Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has apologised to former president Olusegun Obasanjo for “bad conduct and mistreatment”. The was contained in a statement issued on Saturday by Kehinde Akinyemi, Obasanjo’s spokesman. He said the party’s national chairman, Uche Secondus, who led a 21-member delegation of the party’s National Working Committee on a courtesy call on […]

Zahra Buhari Speaks On The Arrival Of Her Baby, Thanks Those Who Congratulated Her

Zahra Buhari, who welcomed her first child with her husband in Spain a few days ago has taken to her IG to thank everyone who congratulated her family on the arrival of the newborn. She added that her journey to motherhood has been amazing. Read below; More @: Author: Nairaland Forum Source :

$322m Abacha loot: What we will do to Buhari if PDP wins 2019 election – Secondus

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, has vowed that the party will probe the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari when it takes over in 2019. Secondus said if the party wins the presidential election in 2019, Buhari-led administration will be probed on the way it spent the $322m looted funds recovered […]

I disarm Buhari, says Fayose as he lays hand on his deputy

“In the name of Jesus! Lord God of heaven, I pray by the grace you have given me to be the leader of this state, I commit you Kolapo Olusola into God’s hands, receive power to succeed me in Jesus name,” Fayose said to which the people assembled shouted “Amen”. “They have come together toRead […]

Ekiti guber: I disarm Buhari – Fayose says as he prays for Eleka [VIDEO]

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has told the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Kolapo Eleka Olusola that he will be declared winner by Saturday night. Fayose stated this in a new video, where he could be seen clutching a Bible on his left hand and laying his right hand on Olusola. Olusola, a professor, […]

Help Buhari sustain peace in APC, Oshiomhole begs party leaders

NATIONAL Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said those who oppose the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari are the ones talking about legacy parties ahead the 2019 general elections. The post Help Buhari sustain peace in APC, Oshiomhole begs party leaders appeared first on Vanguard News. Author: Nwafor Polycarp Source […]

Former PDP Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff Gets Appointment From President Buhari

Ex-PDP Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff   The Presidency, through the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, OSGF, has formally appointed a former Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff as the Director General of Buhari 2019 Presidential Support Committee, according to PRNigeria.   According to the report, the Committee […]