Senator Dino Melaye says if President Muhammadu Buhari was displeased with the 2018 budget, he should have returned it to the National Assembly. He made the comment in response to allegations of budget padding by NASS.
Olamilekan Adeola, a member of the Senate committee on appropriation and finance and representing Lagos West, has explained that the alteration of the 2018 budget by the lawmakers was in the interest of Nigerians.
Some ministers in the Muhammadu Buhari government including Lai Mohammed, on Thursday, June 21, declared in Abuja that the president deserves to be re-elected to build on the development foundation he laid in the first term.
Baring any last minute changes, a former governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, will emerge national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at the party’s national convention which has been slated for June 23.
The youth group called on the screening committee of the party to immediately make public the list of disqualified candidates in order to guide youth delegates to the convention on their voting patterns and choices.
Nwogu is a former member of the House of Representatives, recently joined the APC in his Nkwerre ward in Imo state. However, some elements in the party have linked him to some big wigs in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party.
Nollywood actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday, who got into a bitter online fight with Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim last week, has copped a new ride. Here's how she announced her latest feat on social media. Read on NAIJ.com.
The five Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS) operatives who on Monday, June 18, brutalised not less than 20 students of Adekunle Ajasin University in Akungba Akoko area of Ondo state have finally been arrested by the police command.
Over 100 political parties may be contesting for the forthcoming general elections. The Independent National Electoral Commission said that 138 political associations applied for registration as political parties.
Azu Ishiekwene the managing director/editor-in-chief of The Interview in this piece talks about the forthcoming national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the first time in three years.
The special adviser to the president, Femi Adesina, while speaking on Arise TV on Wednesday, June 20, said many enemies of President Buhari have resorted to the act of discrediting his administration's scorecard on security.
The Bayelsa chapter of the PDP says it has not endorsed former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, as the party’s flag bearer in the 2019 presidential poll, adding that his visit to the state was not about his 2019 ambition.
Mr P of the defunct Psquare was a recent guest on The Koffee Gang show hosted by Sensei Uche and Misi where he spoke about his new single Ebeano, the possibility of a P-Square reunion and more. Read on NAIJ.com.
Former Edo Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has said that he will ensure party supremacy if elected as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at its National Convention scheduled for Saturday, June 23.
But neither the Delta state, the state government which awarded the contracts nor the ministries concerned complained of infractions in its execution. But a petition was packaged to embarrass and malign the Senator.
The movement's chairmen said majority of Nigerians were overwhelmed by the “extant quality of politics” going on in Nigeria as manifested by reckless pursuits of self-serving and exploitative politics of the entrenched class.
Adams Oshiomhole, the immediate past governor of Edo state, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will collapse as soon as he assumes office as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Nigeria's former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday, June 20, expressed optimism that the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would return to power in 2019.
Commending the efforts of the Nigerian military in ending the killings in the state and others states of the country, the group encouraged the Nigerian Army to intensify efforts to flush out all criminal elements in its environs.
Just days after the 1993 accaimed leader of the June 12 election, Moshood Abiola, was honoured by President Muhammadu Buhari, his son, Abdulmumin has joined the race for the ticket of the national youth leader of the APC.
APC youth group, Progressive Youth Movement (PYM), has endorsed the candidature of former Edo state governor Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and Dr Fashogbon Oluwatayo Solomon ahead of the party’s national convention.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, June 20, insisted that his administration’s policies are beyond ethnicity, religion and geographical lines; and reaffirmed his commitment to the rapid development of the country.