NASS siege: Police break silence on involvement

The Nigeria Police Force has denied involvement in the siege at the National Assembly (NASS) complex. Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday blocked the entrance of the NASS complex preventing lawmakers and staff access to the complex. A statement by the Force Spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh …

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Six APC lawmakers set to join PDP

Six pro-Kwankwasiyya All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers in the Kano State House of Assembly are expected to defect to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), following the resignation of the Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar. A former special adviser attached to the Deputy Governor’s Office at the state Government …

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National Assembly siege a major breach – Falae blasts DSS

Chief Olu Falae, National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has condemned Tuesday’s invasion of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS). In a statement issued by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alfa Mohammed, on Tuesday in Abuja, Falae said the action breached the …

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Why PDP will dethrone APC in 2019 – Lamido

A former Governor of Jigawa, Alhaji Sule Lamido says the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will regain power from the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019. Lamido, a presidential ticket hopeful, said the ruling party “APC has failed Nigerians who are currently battling with hunger and poverty’’. Lamido spoke with journalists …

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Transfer: Levante confirms Moses transfer

Super Eagles forward, Moses Simon, has joined Levante from KAA Gent on a five-year deal. The 23-year-old who was previously linked with a move to Liverpool, was signed for £4.5million. The LaLiga football club announced Moses’ deal via Twitter on Monday. “Welcome to #LevanteUD, @Simon27Moses,” Levante tweeted. Moses has made …

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Kano: Ganduje’s aides resign

Two aides to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State have resigned from their positions. The two affected aides, who tendered their resignation letters on Monday are Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Public Affairs, Alhaji Shamsu Aliyu Samanja and a Special Adviser on Non-Governmental Organisations, Alhaji Abdulhadi Zubairu …

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