Category Archives: Politics and Government

Edo PDP hires law firm to retrieve vehicles from ex-Speaker

There is more trouble for the former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs. Elisabeth Ativie, over official vehicles she claimed were given to her as gift by former Governor Adams Oshiomhole, as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the State, has hired a law firm to help retrieve the vehicles from her. Full story

Source: http://thenewsnigeria.com.ng/2017/08/edo-pdp-hires-law-firm-to-retrieve-vehicles-from-ex-speaker/

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 29, 2017

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Buhari thanks Osinbajo for his dedication as acting president

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for his performance, dedication and service to the country as Acting President while he was away on medical vacation. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/buhari-thanks-osinbajo-for-his-dedication-as-acting-president/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=1e050d7560-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-1e050d7560-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 26, 2017

Bianca Ojukwu breaks silence on Biafra, Anambra election

Bianca Ojukwu, a former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain and widow of former Biafran warlord, the late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has warned pro-Biafra groups clamouring for the boycott of the Anambra governorship election to desist or have themselves to blame. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/08/25/bianca-ojukwu-breaks-silence-biafra-anambra-election/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=f447f5d4f7-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-f447f5d4f7-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 25, 2017

Full Text of President Buhari’s Broadcast to Nigerians

My dear citizens,

I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil among my brothers and sisters. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/08/21/full-text-president-buharis-broadcast-nigerians/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=5a76ad4d93-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-5a76ad4d93-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 21, 2017

Edo Assembly gives sacked deputy speaker 2 days to return official vehicles

Edo State House of Assembly has issued a two-day ultimatum to the former Deputy Speaker, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, to return her official vehicles or face legal action. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/08/21/edo-assembly-gives-sacked-deputy-speaker-2-days-return-official-vehicles/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=5a76ad4d93-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-5a76ad4d93-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 21, 2017

Senate chides Buhari for calling VP ‘coordinator’

The Senate yesterday declared that Professor Yemi Osinbajo should function as Acting President pending the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation. The upper legislative chamber insisted that it would fully adopt and apply Section 145 of the constitution, which clearly spells out what should happen when the president proceeds on vacation. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/senate-chides-buhari-for-calling-vp-coordinator/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=7fc3bbd07e-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-7fc3bbd07e-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 10, 2017

NASS may invoke constitution over Buhari’s health status

Some National Assembly members may attempt to call for the invocation of section 144 (1) of the 1999 Constitution aimed at ascertaining the health status of president Muhammadu Buhari. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/politics/nass-may-invoke-constitution-over-buharis-health-status/?utm_source=Guardian%20Newsletter&utm_campaign=ed6da7e0e2-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-ed6da7e0e2-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 8, 2017