Wednesday January 26, 2022 6:23 AM

Author Archives: Ajibola

Hanifa: Gov Ganduje should not extort private schools- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kano State has called on Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje not to use Hanifa’s murder as an avenue to extort school proprietors in the state. The state PDP Chairman, Shehu Wada Sagagi, in a statement, said despite the need to reform the private education sector, the state government must follow due process under the law establishing ...

Read More »

Don’t elect anybody above age of 70 years as next President- Makinde warns Nigerians

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has warned voters not to elect people who are above 70 years of age to be president in 2023. He called on Nigerians to consider younger person as the next President instead of electing people who are old enough to be grandpa, The Governor said this  on Tuesday in Ibadan, the Oyo ...

Read More »

Jamiu Abiola attacks Gen Abubakar over comment on MKO’s death

The son of late Chief MKO Abiola, Jamiu has kicked against comments made by former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), o on the death of the  winner of the 1993 presidential election. It will be recalled that Gen Abubakari during an interview with Trust Tv said Abiola was not killed, claiming that he died after falling ill. According ...

Read More »

2023: Older politicians should allow younger persons to rule- Udo

Former political adviser to ex-Governor Victor Attah of Akwa Ibom State, Ineh Udo has urged older politicians to allow younger persons to vie for positions in the 2023 general election. Speaking in a press conference, he said that the older politicians should be playing advisory role. According to him,  there are certain activities the older politicians would not be able ...

Read More »

Some unscrupulous elements planning to bring down Oyetola’s govt- Spokesman raises alarm

The Osun State Government has disclosed an alleged move by some individuals to sponsor campaigns of calumny against the person of the state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola. The disclosure was made in a statement signed and made available to journalists by Ismail Omipidan, the Chief Press Secretary to the state governor. According to the state government,  it was compelled to raise ...

Read More »

2023 Presidency: How Buhari has destroyed the chance of Atiku- Afegbua

Ex-Commissioner for Information in Edo State, P Kassim Afegbua, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has destroyed  Atiku Abubakar’s chances of becoming Nigeria’s president at the age of 77. He noted that the incumbent President has not helped matters about the success of anyone becoming Nigeria’s President at old age. The former spokesman to Atiku, said old age has not ...

Read More »

Osun 2022: Why victory is very sure for APC- Famodun

The Osun State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Gbenga Famodun, has expressed optimism that victory is certain for the party in the coming gubernatorial election in the state. He added that  as a core politician, all the indices have been indicating that victory was sure for the APC. He made this assertion when the state youths wing ...

Read More »

2023 Presidency: MURIC attacks Afenifere for refusing to support Tinubu

An Islamic group known as Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has tackled the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, for refusing to support Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in his 2023 presidential bid. According to MURIC, Tinubu deserves Afenifere’s support due to his active role in the struggle for the restoration of democracy in Nigeria. Speaking on Thursday through a press statement, MURIC Director, ...

Read More »

Ekiti Guber: Don’t use state apparatus to anoint anybody- APC group warns Fayemi

The Ekiti State chapter of the Grassroots Movement for Change (GMC), has warned Governor Kayode Fayemi not to use state apparatus to favour his choice candidate. The ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary will be held on Thursday ahead of the June 18 election. Speaking in a statement on Monday  GMC, noted that any attempt to subvert ...

Read More »

2023: APC-led govt suspended fuel subsidy removal to avoid defeat- NBA

Nigeria Bar Association NBA President,  Olumide Akpata, has said that the federal government’s decision to suspend fuel subsidy removal has political undertone. According to him, the removal is associated with the  2023 general elections. It will be recalled that  the federal government said there won’t be any removal of fuel subsidy due to perceived difficulties associated with it. Reacting on ...

Read More »