Daily Archives: August 9, 2018

EFCC freezes Akwa Ibom govt accounts as Akpabio defects to APC

The accounts of the Akwa Ibom State Government have been frozen by the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ...

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Freezing Benue State account unconstitutional – Governors

Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State, North West Nigeria, said on Wednesday that the freezing of the accounts of the Benue State government was unconstitutional ...

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World Press Conference: Akpabio’s defection not a national issue – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki has said that ‎the defection of Senator Godswill Akpabio from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not a national issue ...

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Defection: Akpabio working against his people – Secondus

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has described Wednesday defection of Senator Godswill Akpabio to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as unfortunate, saying the lawmaker ...

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Court orders Police IG to arrest, produce INEC chairman

Justice Stephen Pam of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to arrest and bring the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission ...

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Tinubu mocks Obasanjo for writing letters, not using digital platforms

The All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu  alleged yesterday attacked former President Olusegun Obasanjo for campaigning against President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. He said ...

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Saraki meets IBB in Minna

Senate  President Bukola Saraki on Friday avoided  journalists after  holding a  private meeting with the former Military President Ibrahim Babangida at his hilltop mansion in ...

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National Assembly to reconvene next week – INEC Chairman

The National Assembly may reconvene next week, according to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu. The INEC boss dropped ...

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Again, Osinbajo meets Magu, new DSS boss

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, again on Wednesday met with the acting Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Matthew Seiyefa; and the Acting ...

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Six Kano lawmakers defect to PDP

Six members of Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday defected from ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The decamped lawmakers are ...

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