What Is Wrong In Siting Transportation Varsity In Daura? Amaechi Asks

Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi The Minister for Transportation , Mr Rotimi Amaechi , has said that he has no regrets siting the transportation university in Daura . Amaechi said this at the commissioning of the Transportation University in Daura , Katsina State on Monday . “ When we sited the factory at Kajola , there was no noise , nobody debated about it , nobody abused us for it unlike the site for the university . “ Daura is in Nigeria, it is not in any other part…

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BREAKING: Court orders Saraki’s Ilorin houses forfeited to FG

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday secured an order of the Federal High Court in Lagos for the forfeiture of two houses in Ilorin, Kwara State belonging to a former Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The EFCC told the court it uncovered monumental fraud perpetrated in the treasury of the Kwara State Government between 2003 and 2011, when Saraki was the governor of the state. Based on an ex parte application filed by the EFCC pursuant to Section 17 of the Advance Fee Fraud and Other Related Offences Act…

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PDP May Not Participate In Future Elections- Secondus

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday expressed fears of participating in the upcoming gubernatorial elections being planned for Edo and Ondo states in 2020. It also re-echoed its disappointment in the conduct of the just concluded Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. PDP, therefore, tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to embark on electoral amendment through the National Assembly to address most of the challenges in conducting elections in the country. The PDP National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus said this while addressing…

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Buhari’s $29.96 Million Loan, Plan To Cripple Nigeria —Afenifere, YCE, M/Belt Groups, CSOs •ACF backs Buhari

Sociopolitical groups in the country have cried out over the plan by President Muhammadu Buhari to present a fresh request of $29.96 billion loan to the National Assembly, describing the move as an attempt to cripple the country. Notable Nigerians, including civil society groups, also spoke against the move. But the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) differed, saying that there was nothing wrong in obtaining the loan to fund infrastructures. The president had hinged the request for the external loan on the need to execute key infrastructural projects across the country.…

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Ohanaeze Urges S/east Governors To Join APC To Actualise Igbo Presidency In 2023

The group also disowns the move by APC member in Ebonyi to get President mohammadu Buhari another term in office. The group while disowning the move by an APC member in Ebonyi state, Charles Enya to get President Muhammadu Buhari another term in office said the ruling party holds the key for the future of the Igbo people in 2023. In a statement on Friday, November 29, 2019, the President-General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, Okechukwu Isiguzoro described Enya’s move on amendment of the Constitution to allow President Buhari…

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PDP’s loss of Bayelsa poses serious threat to Rivers, says Wike

The Governo ,Nyesom Wike (right and the Amayanabo of Okrika, King Alfred Abam; during a courtesy visit by the Rivers Council of Traditional Rulers to the governor in Port Harcourt…yesterday. Governor Nyesom Wike yesterday expressed concern that the capitulation of the Peoples Democratic Party in neighbouring Bayelsa by the All Progressives Congress (APC) portends danger for Rivers State. He said with the defeat of the Governor Seriake Dickson-led PDP in Bayelsa, it was apparent that the “next onslaught of the APC would be to capture Rivers State at all cost.”…

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“I wont put Governor El-rufai to shame” ~ Yahaya Bello

The Reelected Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello has promised the Governor of Kaduna State , Mallam Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai that he won’t put him to shame Governor Bello made this statement on his twitter handle. “I will not put you to shame Governor Elrufai, I’m young and bound to make mistakes. I have learned Enough from you, you came to Kogi and went on your knees on my behalf, this I hold you with high Esteem I repeat .I won’t put you to shame. We will Brand Kogi state…

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Kogi Election: We Will Retrieve Our ‘Stolen’ Mandate —Wada

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kogi State on Monday has rejected the declaration of Governor Yahaya Bello as the winner of the Saturday election . The Independent National Electoral Commission has returned Bello as the winner of the governorship election in Kogi State. Wada said that Bello of the All Progressives Congress did not win the November 16 governorship election . He spoke during a media briefing in Abuja . He said he will challenge the result at the election petition tribunal , adding that he…

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Bayelsa Election: Timi Frank Asks PDP Chairman Uche Secondus To Resign.

Timi Frank, former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday, called on the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus, and the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party to apologise or resign over the loss of Bayelsa State which has been under PDP’s control since 1999. This was as Frank congratulated the Bayelsa State Governor-elect, David Lyon, describing his victory as deserving. He urged Lyon to be magnanimous in victory and to serve as a dependable rallying point for all people…

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Keyamo distributes gadgets to Delta schools palace

Honourable Minister Of Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN) has Distributed Computers To Delta Schools, Palace The Palace of the Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Emmanuel E. Sideso, OON, JP ABE 1 and some notable schools in Delta State were among beneficiaries of the just concluded empowerment programme of the honourable Minister. The proeject is an initiative of the National Directorate of Employment-NDE which is one of the parastatals directly under the supervision of the honourable Minister of State, Mr. Festus Keyamo SAN, with a mission to design…

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