Tag Archives: Nigeria

Nigeria needs urgent spiritual help, problems more political- Adeboye

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adejere Adeboye, said Nigeria needs urgent spiritual help to overcome the challenges confronting the nation. The pastor spoke in Kaduna on Sunday while on a visit to the state’s governor, Uba Sani. According to Adeboye, the challenges facing the country were more than political, but problems that ...

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Tinubu will fix Nigeria- Bwalla assures Nigerians

Daniel Bwala, a former spokesman to the 2023 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has assured Nigerians that President Bola Tinubu will do everything possible to address the challenges confronting the country. Bwala said insecurity is a test to Nigerians but Tinubu would ensure it’s resolved in due time. He charged the citizens to remain resilient and keep ...

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UK suspends British-Nigerian minister for making statement against Isreal

A British-Nigerian minister, MP Kate Osamor has been suspended after she accused Israel of genocide on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day. Osamor, a British-Nigerian-born MP for Edmonton, sparked resentment after claiming in her weekly newsletter that Gaza should be added to the list of ‘recent genocides’. In a post on X handle, Osamor posted a photo of herself signing ...

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Tinubu a listening leader, cares about Nigerians- Presidency

The presidency has assured that President Bola Tinubu listens to Nigerians and feels their pulse. Tinubu’s Special Adviser on Information and Strategy, Bayo Onanuga, says the president always acknowledged the problems Nigerians are going through. Onanuga said the president’s position to ameliorate the hardship of Nigerians was responsible for the 50 percent transport fare rebate during the Yuletide season. Posting ...

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Senate passes N28.7 trillion budget

The Senate has passed the 2024 Appropriation Bill, increasing the budget from the N27.5 trillion presented by President Bola Tinubu to N28.7 trillion. The upper legislative chamber increased the proposed budget with about N1.2 trillion. The passage of the bill followed the approval of the report of the Senate Committee on Appropriation at plenary on Saturday. While presenting the report, ...

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Adeleke returns to Nigeria, says he is full fit

Osun State Governor Ademola Adeleke has disclosed that he travelled to Bangkok, Thailand for vacation and used the opportunity to check his medical in a bid to keep fit. The Governor while speaking with newsmen upon his arrival to Nigeria on Wednesday morning, said he is back fit and ready for more work. “I went to Bangkok in Thailand for ...

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No plan to make Nigeria one party state- Presidency

The Presidency has asked Nigerians to disregard insinuations that President Bola Tinubu intends to install “loyalists” as Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) in order to impose a one-party state on the country. Special Adviser to the President on Information and Strategy, Bayo Onanuga, said this in a statement titled ‘PDP, Atiku Raising False Alarm’. Onanuga added that because of President Tinubu’s ...

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Group to Tinubu: Act fast, Nigerians are suffering

The Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL) has called on President Bola Tinubu to immediately address the economic hardship currently bedeviling the nation. In a statement issued on Saturday by its President General, Goodluck Ibem, the coalition disclosed that since the 2023 presidential election litigations are over, it is time for the president to concentrate on finding solutions to ...

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Guber Elections: There are security threats- INEC raises alarm

There is security threat to the November 11 governorship elections in Imo, Kogi and Bayelsa states, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said yesterday. It added that there is need for the government to bring down the level of insecurity to guarantee free and credible elections. INEC National Commissioner Mohammed Haruna stated this yesterday during a media engagement in Owerri, ...

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Omokri to Obi: You can never become Nigeria’s President

A socio-political activist, Reno Omokri has vowed that he will never be alive and watch Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, become the President of Nigeria. Omokri said even if it takes him spending everything he has, he will do it to make sure that Obi does not win a presidential election in Nigeria. The former ...

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