Presidential Aspirant: APC Governors to Meet Tomorrow

Presidential Aspirant: APC Governors to Meet Tomorrow

APC-GOVERNORSAll Progressives Congress (APC) governors, under the aegis of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) are to meet In Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, tomorrow.

A source told The Nation that the governors would discuss the forthcoming extraordinary convention of the party and take a position on the way forward.

The source said the governors would also hold a valedictory session for former Ekiti…

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2015: Go With The Most Popular Aspirants - Jonathan Advices

2015: Go With The Most Popular Aspirants – Jonathan Advices

Goodluck-Jonathan-GEJPresident Goodluck Jonathan has told  Governors under the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) that they must go with popular candidates who are capable of winning elections in 2015.

He advised against handpicking of candidates and suggested that flagbearers should be decided by consultation with leaders, elders, stakeholders and party members in the state, He also insisted that that primary…

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You Wasted N3.3bn On Governor’s Lodge – Fayose Blasts Fayemi

You Wasted N3.3bn On Governor’s Lodge – Fayose Blasts Fayemi

Fayose-and-Fayemi-360x259The Ekiti Governor, Ayodele  Fayose, on Monday said the N3.3bn spent on the new Governor’s Lodge built by the former Governor, Kayode Fayemi was too expensive and difficult for the state to maintain.

He said this while administering the oath of office on the newly appointed Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Modupe Alade, and other special assistants in Ado Ekiti.

Fayose said that…

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Second Term: Jonathan Will Lose If He Runs — APC

Second Term: Jonathan Will Lose If He Runs — APC

Pres_Goodluck_GEJ_Jonathan-500x300President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been advised not to bow to the pressure being mounted on him by selfish groups and individuals to contest the 2015 presidential election. Giving the advice in a statement in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) predicted that Jonathan will lose if he allows himself to be deceived into seeking re-election next year.

“…

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FHC Revokes Jimoh Ibrahim’s Purchase Of NewsWatch Comm

FHC Revokes Jimoh Ibrahim’s Purchase Of NewsWatch Comm

Jimoh Ibrahim

Jimoh Ibrahim

Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court Lagos on

Monday revoked the Share Purchase Agreement, which transferred ownership of Newswatch Communications Ltd to popular businessman, Mr Jimoh Ibrahim.

Mr Nuhu Aruwa and Prof. Jubril Aminu, both of whom are minority shareholders in the company had filed a petition asking the court to nullify the agreement.

Joined as respondents in…

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My Political Future Will Be Made Public” - Tambuwal Reacts To Defection From PDP

My Political Future Will Be Made Public” – Tambuwal Reacts To Defection From PDP

Aminu-tambuwalNewsWireNGR had reported the defection of Nigeria’s Speaker of the House of Assembly, he issued statements shortly after explaining why he attended a meeting meant for only stakeholders of nigeria’s opposition APC in the state while leading a People’s Democratic Party led House.

Here’s a transcript of the statement issued by his media aide…..

1. That today, Monday, 20/10/2014, the Chairman of…

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Muhammadu Buhari: Running for President With an Anti-Corruption Bank Loan

Muhammadu Buhari: Running for President With an Anti-Corruption Bank Loan

Muhamadu-Buhari-Declares-for-PresidentIn Nigeria, nobody gets elected as president on the platform that he is going to be an anti-corruption crusader when he gets into office.

One thing is for sure: Muhammadu Buhari would like to be the next president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He has tried three times and has failed every time. Finally realizing it is a lost cause, he said he would not try again.

But now he is persuaded to…

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Gov Fayose’s Official Old Mercedes Car Is True Reflection That Nigeria Is Truly 100 Years Backward By Joe Okei-Odumakin

Gov Fayose’s Official Old Mercedes Car Is True Reflection That Nigeria Is Truly 100 Years Backward By Joe Okei-Odumakin

Ayo Fayose's New Official Car-2 Ayo Fayose's New Official Car-1 Ayo Fayose's New Official Car-3Ayo Fayose's New Official Car-4 Ayo Fayose's New Official Car-5I saw the official car unveiled by Governor Fayose of Ekiti State as his official car being virally shared and torrentially downloaded. I have just few comments:

1) Governor Fayose made a honest depiction of the true age of Nigeria, growth development wise. Nigeria is still in the sixties but we’ve been faking life of 21st century people

2) The other time, this Governor won by sharing rice to…

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Missing $10.8bn: Court Rejects Diezani’s Request to Stop Reps’ Probe

Missing $10.8bn: Court Rejects Diezani’s Request to Stop Reps’ Probe

Diezani-Alison-Madueke-jet-scandalA Federal High Court in Abuja, on Monday refused a proposed amendment by the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, to her suit challenging the National Assembly’s power to probe her spending of N10bn on chartered jet.

The minister, the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation are the plaintiffs in the suit.

Their proposed amendments…

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