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Buhari Will Sweep Entire Ebonyi Votes In 2019 – APC News Politics 

Buhari Will Sweep Entire Ebonyi Votes In 2019 – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Ebonyi chapter, has vowed to support the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Acting chairman of the party, Eze Nwachukwu, who made this statement on Thursday, said the party took the decision after close assessment of the achievements of the current administration. He cited the achievement of the party in areas of job creation, economic revitalisation, agricultural revolution and war against corruption. According to him, it is natural for the party to back Buhari, so as to consolidate on the gains so far achieved….

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“Nigeria Will Burn If Jonathan Is Arrested By Buhari’s Government” – Orubebe News Politics 

“Nigeria Will Burn If Jonathan Is Arrested By Buhari’s Government” – Orubebe

Against the backdrop of the recent invitation of former President Goodluck Jonathan by a Federal High Court and sundry statements made against his person, a Niger Delta Commentator and Ijaw leader, Hon. Kennedy Orubebe, has said that Nigeria will burn if the former President is arrested. Speaking to Sunday Telegraph in Warri, Delta State, Orubebe, a founding member of the Federated Niger Delta Izon Communities (FNDIC) and PANDEF, said any effort to probe the ex-President should commence with thorough investigation into all sleaze practices carried out under previous Presidents and…

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Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan Gave Out N100bn & $295million Cash In Two Weeks – Osinbajo News Politics 

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan Gave Out N100bn & $295million Cash In Two Weeks – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the massive looting of the nation’s resources by the immediate past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan is responsible for the economic crunch the country suffers from under the present administration. Speaking yesterday in Lagos at a ‘Greater Nigeria Pastors Conference’ organised by Rev. Yomi Kasali’s-led Berean Ministers Group, Osinbajo said the Nigerian system is deeply infested with corruption, adding that graft should be pointedly tackled at all levels of institution. According to him, the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration decided to borrow to fund the budget…

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Bags Of Rice Can Never Stop Your Recall – Kogi Youths Tell Dino Melaye Politics 

Bags Of Rice Can Never Stop Your Recall – Kogi Youths Tell Dino Melaye

A group of Kogi youths called Kogi Youth Movement for Credible Leadership (KYMCL) on Friday, October 27, organized a protest against the donation of 1,260 bags of rice by Senator Dino Melaye and his colleagues to civil servants in Kogi. The youths carried banners and placards with inscriptions such as “Kogi is not IDP camp”, “Bags of rice cannot stop your recall”. KYMCL president, Mustapha Abdullahi, told said the donation was carried out to mock the state. He said: “This act is unpatriotic and a slap on the good image…

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Senator Misau To Appear Before Senate Panel Over Corruption Allegations Against IGP Politics 

Senator Misau To Appear Before Senate Panel Over Corruption Allegations Against IGP

The Senate ad hoc committee investigating allegations of corruption and misconduct by Senator Isah Misau against the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris will probe the senator on Tuesday. The Chairman of the committee and Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Francis Alimikhena, made this known to journalists in Abuja on Sunday. In case you missed it, Senator Misau had accused Ibrahim Idris of collecting bribe from organisations where policemen were deployed to provide security. He also alleged that police officers pay millions of naira to the IGP for special promotions….

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Why Nigeria Loses 1 Billion Dollar On Medical Tourism – Minister Explains Politics 

Why Nigeria Loses 1 Billion Dollar On Medical Tourism – Minister Explains

Minister of state for health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has disclosed that Nigeria loses more than $1bn annually to medical tourism. Daily Trust reports that he said the federal government was worried about the development and exploring measures to contain the foreign exchange drain. He said despite government’s huge investment in training of skilled manpower and professionals, as well as building health infrastructures; the trend has remained. This he said is due to loss of confidence in the nation’s health care system. Ehanire spoke in Lagos on Sunday, October 22, during…

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“Peter Obi Demanded N7.5bn For Sponsoring My Election” – Gov. Obiano Insists News Politics 

“Peter Obi Demanded N7.5bn For Sponsoring My Election” – Gov. Obiano Insists

Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano has re-echoed his allegation that his predecessor, Mr Peter Obi demanded the sum of N7.5 billion from him for sponsoring his election in 2013. Obiano and Obi have had a frosty relationship shortly after his swearing in. But Obi has denied that he demanded for the sum of N7.5bn from Obiano, saying that his problem with him was his (Obiano’s) underperformance. Obi said if he needed the said sum, he would have simply taken it from the N75b he left for the Obiano administration at the…

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President Buhari’s Budget Proposal For 2018 Increases By 15% To N8.59 Trillion (Read Details) News Politics 

President Buhari’s Budget Proposal For 2018 Increases By 15% To N8.59 Trillion (Read Details)

President Muhammadu Buhari has proposed the sum of N8.595 trillion for the 2018 budget. According to the details of the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and the Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) presented to the National Assembly on Tuesday. Daily Trust reports that the proposed amount represents about 15 per cent increase from this year’s N7.44trn budget. The documents for the MTEF and FSP were presented to the House of Representatives and read at plenary on Tuesday while the proposal is, however, subject to review by either the president or…

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“Baba Is Working” – Nigerians Appreciate President Buhari For Signing FUPRE Bill Politics 

“Baba Is Working” – Nigerians Appreciate President Buhari For Signing FUPRE Bill

For the First time Nigerians are happy for the new development taking by PMB see tweets : Today I signed into law a bill establishing the University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State. #NDNewVision See more tweets @ Today I signed into law a bill establishing the University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State. #NDNewVisionpic.twitter.com/yC5pihPAPZ — Muhammadu Buhari (@MBuhari) October 17, 2017

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Breaking: I Will Never Return To PDP – Obasanjo Politics 

Breaking: I Will Never Return To PDP – Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. Punch reports that Obasanjo told journalists on Tuesday, October 16, after he met with the National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, behind closed-doors. We gathered the meeting was held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, which lasted for one hour. The former president said, “I will never return to the PDP, just like a dog would never return to its vomit.” The former President who reinstated that he has ended…

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