Osinbajo Keeps Mum As President Buhari Declares His VP Position Threatened

ONLY President Muhammadu Buhari could say whether he meant it or he was joking when he declared on Friday that the position of his deputy, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, after the 2019 general election, could not be guaranteed. The Vice President’s office declined comments when contacted on Friday by Saturday Tribune. President Buhari was reacting to… Read More

“You Made Nigeria A Laughing Stock” – Presidency Fires Back At Jonathan

The Presidency on Saturday said that it was the Peoples Democratic Party led government under former President Goodluck Jonathan that brought shame to the country and made her a laughing stock in the comity of nations. This is coming on the heels of the comments attributed to former President Jonathan where he was quoted as… Read More

Buhari breaks fast with National Assembly leadership in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday hosted leadership of the National Assembly to a breaking of (Ramadan) fast at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that those at the event were principal officers of the Assembly, including the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki; Senate leader, Ahmad Lawan; while Speaker of the House of… Read More

‘Why Buhari & APC Will Win Easily In 2019’- Lai Mohammed Speaks

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the 2019 re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government will be very easy. The minister stated this on Tuesday in Oyo while inspecting the 52-kilometre dualised Oyo-Ogbomosho road project under construction by Reynold Construction Company (RCC) The N47.5 billion project is the section two… Read More

“If I Were You I Won’t Contest At 70” – Customs Boss, Hammed Ali Tells Buhari

The Comptroller General of Customs, Hammed Ali has said at 70, President Buhari should not have contemplated seeking re-election in 2019. He, however, said that it was President Buhari’s love for the country and his integrity as well as his monumental achievement that had spurred him to seek another four year mandate. The Customs boss,… Read More

President Buhari Praises Abacha: “He Built Roads, Hospitals”

President Muhammadu Buhari has praised late military dictator Sani Abacha for his work in building infrastructure. Speaking at the villa on Tuesday when he hosted the Buhari Support Organisation (BSO), led by Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Buhari said that regardless of what anyone thinks about Abacha, it must be remembered… Read More

“I Never Said President Buhari Should Not Visit Rivers State” – Wike (Watch Video)

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has denied making comments suggesting that he was opposed to President Muhammadu Buhari visiting the state. Wike stated this on Monday in Port Harcourt, the state capital when he appeared on Channels Television’s Breakfast Programme Sunrise Daily. He said:- “I never said that President Buhari should not come to… Read More

Buhari Campaign Secretary Reportedly Beaten At APC Congress In Kwara (Photo)

Many were injured during the APC congress held in Kwara state today after party members were involved in an argument with suspected hoodlums. One Mr. Qudus Ahmed (Secretary Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO) was seriously injured with cuts in his head and upper part of the body during the All Progressives congress (APC) congress held in… Read More

Arthur Eze: Buhari Deserves A Second Term To Complete To Good Work In Nigeria

Chief Arthus Eze, Chairman of Atlas Oranto Petroleum has praised President Muhammadu Buhari on the fight against corruption in the country adding that he deserved a second term in office. PoliticsNGR gathered that Eze made this commendation while speaking to Journalists in Lokoja, Kogi state adding that the president was on course and needed the… Read More

PDP To APC: Your Plan To Sack Teachers Is Wicked

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as wicked the plan by governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to sack school teachers and other workers after the 2019 general election. The PDP is horrified by the revelation by Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Thursday, that governors elected on the… Read More

Buhari Not In Charge Of Anything, Even His Government – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim that the 2014 governorship election in the state was full of “hanky-panky.” Buhari had made the claim while hosting members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, South-West caucus to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Reacting to the President’s remark, Fayose… Read More

Power, works, housing get lion share in 2018 budget

The two chambers of the National Assembly, yesterday, passed the 2018 budget totaling N9.120, 334,988,225.The budget is over N500 billion higher than the N8.612 trillion proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari to the joint session of the Assembly last year.The Chairman, Senate Appropriation Committee, Danjuma Goje, said:”The increase was done after close consultation with the executive.”… Read More

IGP Idris: Tinubu, 8 Others To Attend Saraki’s Meeting With Buhari

The Senate has released list of lawmakers that will accompany President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. We gathered that the meeting will be holding Wednesday night. The 10-man delegation will discuss the alleged attempt to implicate Saraki in a criminal matter. This followed an explanation on the matter… Read More

2019: Don’t Allow Buhari Rig Election In Niger Delta, Dokubo-Asari Charges Ijaw Leaders

Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, former Niger Delta warlord, has charged the leaders of the region not to allow President Muhammadu Buhari or his supporters rig the forthcoming 2019 general elections in the region. The former leader of the defunct Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force (NDPVF) called on other Niger Delta leaders to follow the footsteps of Isaac… Read More