Kaduna PDP guber aspirant finally defects to APC

A former gubernatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, Dr Muhammad Sani-Bello, has formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). DAILY POST had reported that Sani-Bello dumped the PDP on November 12 due to what he described as unending mistrust between him and the state …

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APC vs PDP: Atiku announces when, how he’ll start campaign

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is to kick-start his campaign for 2019 general election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday. A statement issued by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, on Saturday in Abuja, said that Abubakar would use the address …

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AFCON 2019: Full list of countries that have qualified

On Saturday, four more countries qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, which will hold next summer in Cameroon. They are: Nigeria, Uganda, Mali and Morocco. Nigeria drew 1-1 with South Africa in Soweto, Uganda edged Cape Verde 1-0 in Kampala, Mali beat Gabon in Libreville and Morocco went …

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Davido meets Paul Pogba in Dubai [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

Nigerian superstar singer, David Adeleke, a.k.a Davido has met with Manchester United and France midfielder, Paul Pogba in Dubai on Friday. It was the same night Pogba was also seen with Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi. Davido had earlier in August met Pogba’s twin brother, Mathias at a party. However, it …

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Atiku: Why Amaechi should resign as minister – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to demand the immediate resignation of Rotimi Amaechi as the Minister of Transportation to demonstrate his ‘touted’ integrity. The party in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan accused Amaechi, as the Director-General of the Buhari …

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FG declares Tuesday public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 20th November 2018 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El Maulud celebration. This was announced by the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Tuesday in a statement signed by the permanent secretary, Dr. M.B Umar. He urged all Muslim faithful to …

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APC govt’s policies have created jobs – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will continue to implement policies that attract investment and spark competition in critical sectors of the economy for employment creation and economic growth. The President gave the assurance when he received the Chairman and Management of the LADOL Integrated Logistics Enterprise, who visited him …

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ASUU strike: Details of FG meeting with union leaders emerge

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have agreed to resume talks next week to resolve the ongoing strike by university teachers. Dr Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment, told newsmen at the end of a closed-door meeting with the union in Abuja on …

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Traffic gridlock killing Lagosians – Assembly tells Ambode

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday decried the congestion of Sekunmade Road in Ikorodu area of Lagos by heavy duty trucks, urging Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to intervene. The House called on Ambode to direct the Commissioner for Transport, officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), management …

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EFCC arrests 36 ‘yahoo boys’, recovers 300 sims, charm

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Ibadan has arrested 36 suspected internet fraudsters at 21, Sawmill Road, Awa-Ijebu, Ogun State. The commission’s acting Head, Media and Publicity, Mr Tony Orilade, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. Orilade stated that the suspects, who were between …

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