2019: Mama Taraba picks UDP guber form few hours after dumping APC

Chai…Senator Aisha Alhassan, known as Mama Taraba, who has resigned her appointment as Women Affairs minister, on Saturday, picked the United Democratic Party (UPC), nomination form to contest for the Taraba governorship seat. The development came hours after she dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC). Alhassan, at a press conference shortly …

Pres Buhari’s minister sets to go back for NYSC

Nigeria’s Minster of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said he can still partake in the mandatory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme. It was recently discovered that Shittu did not participate in the scheme, after graduating from the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU), despite finishing school below the …

Oh My God: Missing General Alkali’s car found

Joint Task Force constituted by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has found the car belonging to Maj-Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd). He (Alkali) was declared missing since September 3, 2018. On Saturday, the Nigerian Army made the announcement via Twitter handle @HQNigerianArmy. “Joint Task Force constituted by …

Pres Buhari, APC worse than Shagari govt he overthrew in 1983 – Fani Kayode explodes

Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Minister of Aviation, has blasted President Muhammadu Buhari for happenings in the polity and the entire country in general. Fani-Kayode lamented that the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government was presiding over a divided country where killings, corruption, election manipulation among others were going on. …

Just in: Federal lawmaker, Funke Adedoyin is dead

So sad…A member of the House of Representatives, representing Irepodun/Isin Ekiti/Oke Ero constituency of Kwara state, Hon. Funke Adedoyin, is dead. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker passed away in Abuja while treating an ailment suspected to be cancer. A source close to the family said that the deceased had …