NASARAWA STATE YOUTH COUNCIL PAYS CONGRATULATORY VISIT TO GOVERNOR-ELECT.

Nasarawa State Youth Council has paid congratulatory visit to the Governor-)elect. By: Eche Amos( The leadership of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Nasarawa State Chapter, today, Thursday 14th March, 2019, paid a congratulatory visit to the Governor-elect of the State, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, at his Barayan Farm, along Keffi road, Gudi, Akwanga Council. Led by its chairman, Comrade Idris Ojoko, the Council described Engr. A.A Sule’s victory as a new dawn, new era and a continuation of the giant strides of the Governor Almakura-led administration, just as it acknowledged…

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Judas Of Igboland, Stop Crying’ – Fani-Kayode Mocks Okorocha, Says He Is Igbo’s Biggest Traitor

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Wednesday, told Governor Rochas Okorocha to stop complaining over the conduct of Saturday’s governorship election in Imo state which his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, of the Action Alliance (AA) lost to Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Fani-Kayode was reacting to a 24-second video clip culled from Channels Television where the governor was caught lamenting and almost “crying” over an alleged militarization of 2019 general elections in his state. Referring to him as Judas, the PDP chieftain said Okorocha was one of…

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[BREAKING]Buhari asks tribunal to order INEC to allow him inspect election materials

President Muhammadu Buhari has approached the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal (PEPT) for an order compelling the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow him unhindered access to inspect electoral materials used for the February 23 presidential election. The request which was contained in an exparte application filed by the leader of his legal team, Wole Olanipekun (SAN), is coming after the tribunal had on March 6, granted a similar application brought by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The motion is predicated on the…

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I will continue to criticise Buhari ~Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has explained why he will continue to criticise President Muhammadu Buhari, saying, democracy involves criticism and that it is not family affairs. Obasanjo said the issues between him and Buhari were not personal. The former president stated this on Tuesday during his 82nd birthday anniversary celebration held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, in Abeokuta. Obasanjo was born on March 5, 1937. Obasanjo had responded to remarks by the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Michael Gbadebo, who advised him to stop attacking Buhari as he clocks 82.…

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JUST IN… Court bars INEC from holding supplementary election in Adamawa

An Adamawa State High Court, sitting in Yola, has restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting the rescheduled March 23 supplementary election in the state. Justice Abdulaziz Waziri gave the order following an ex-parte motion filed by Movement of Restoration for Defence of Democracy (MRPD). The party is contending, that INEC excluded its logo from the ballot paper for the March 9 governorship election conducted in the state. INEC had declared the election in the state inconclusive on grounds that the total number of cancelled votes exceeded the…

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[A MUST READ]Buhari Refuses to renew oil licences; releases List of owners of oil wells in Nigeria

President Mohammadu Buhari has Refused to renew oil licences; releases List of owners of oil wells in Nigeria… The owners/operators of oil block licenses are listed below: 1 Alfred James Petroleum OPL 302 1991 Adewunmi Sijuade, Goke Sijuade, Adedeji Sijuade, Olayinka Sijude, Adeyemi Osiyemi and Femisola Awosika, with A.O Adeyinka as Chairman 2 Soglas Nigeria Limited OPL 226 1991 Oscar P. Udoji, P.E Udoji, E.E. Nwosu, with J.O. Udoji as Chairman 3 NorthEast Petroleum OPL 215, 840 &902 1991 Kommer Complex Limited, Nwokema Ngozi Mbu, Abubakar Jubril and Ashiru B.…

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[DEVELOPMENT] 2019 Anchor Borrowers Programme targets 100,000 cotton farmers nationwide ~ Buhari

The Federal Government has said that the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) for 2019 is targeting 100,000 cotton farmers across the country. Hajiya A’isha Abubakar, the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, disclosed this on Wednesday in Zaria, Kaduna State, at a one-day Stakeholders Forum on Good Cotton Seed Production to Enhance the Cotton Value Chain in Nigeria The theme of the forum was: `Increasing the Production of Good Quality Cotton Seed for Sustainable Growth of Nigeria’s Cotton, Textile and Garment Sector’. The minister,…

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Buhari orders NNPC to take over operation of OML 11 from Shell

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to take over the operatorship of the entire Oil Mining Lease 11 from Shell Petroleum Development Company. According to a letter from State House, Abuja, to the Group Managing Director of NNPC, dated March 1, 2019, with reference number SH/COS/24/A/8540 and signed by the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, the President’s directive was clearly stated that the entire operatorship of OML 11 should be taken over by the NNPC/Nigeria Petroleum Development Company not later than April 30,…

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