President Buhari Signs 2019 Budget Of N8.91trillion

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2019 Appropriation bill of N8.91 trillion into law few weeks after it was passed by the National Assembly. The budget consists of N4.65 trillion recurrent expenditure, N2.94 trillion capital expenditure, statutory transfer of N502.58 billion, N2.25 trillion for debt servicing. In his remarks after passing the budget, Senate President Bukola Saraki praised the committee and fellow senators for their contributions to the passage of the bill and tasked executive to ensure its full implementation. He said: “I want to thank our colleagues, particularly for their understanding and for us to be able to meet

By |May 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |8 Comments

2019: Public Outcry Over Appointment of Buhari’s Niece, Amina Zakari, As Head of National Result Collation Committee

* PDP kicks, rejects appointment, says it is an invitation to violence  * why not just appoint one of the President's children as INEC Chairman?, Fayose reacts  *It's a means of manipulating the outcome of 2019 election results, says Banji Okunomo  * The rigging has started and perfected. It is finished! Nigerians wail on tweeter   The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday, appointed Amina Zakari, President Muhammadu Buhari's sister as head of National Collation Center Committee. According to INEC, By her new appointment, Amina's committee will be responsible for the collation and announcement of presidential election results from the International Conference Centre in

By |January 4th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Jobs Losses, 90m In Extreme Poverty, Your Only ‘Achievements,’ Atiku Tells Buhari

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of having nothing to show for steering the ship of the nation for about four years. He said 90 million Nigerians live in extreme poverty under his watch. The Nation reports that Atiku took on the President over his remarks at the kick-off of his presidential campaign in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, on December 28, where he declared that he had fulfilled his promises to Nigerians. The former vice president, reminded the President that a day before he made the declaration, it was

By |January 2nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

No Serious Vice President Hawks N10,000, PDP Tells Osinbajo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation has said the current practice by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to go to markets across the country ‘hawking’ N10,000 in the name of TraderMoni is a sign of underemployment, saying this could not have happened in a serious country. It also described President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 New Year speech as pathetically empty and an indication that he has finally given up, following his irredeemable rejection by Nigerians. Speaking yesterday on Arise News, a sister broadcast arm of THISDAY Newspaper, the spokesperson of PDP’s presidential campaign organisation, Mr. Akin Osuntokun, said sharing of

By |January 2nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

God Told Me The Sufferings Will Be Over In 2019 — Paul Enenche Hints Nigerians

The Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Paul Enenche on Tuesday disclosed what God told him about things that would happen in Nigeria in 2019. Daily Post reports that Enenche disclosed that God revealed to him that he won’t leave Nigeria and the enemy won’t succeed over the nation. Speaking during the crossover service at his 100,000 capacity seater Church auditorium in Abuja, Enenche said the pains experienced across the country shall be over in 2019. Anchoring his prophecies on Jeremiah 31 verse 10, the clergy man said equity and justice shall reign in Nigeria. The medical Doctor-turned preacher disclosed

By |January 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Buhari-Dangote And Otedola Conspiracy Against Nigerians

By Odilim Enwegbara There is no need for a denial. Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola are not partisan politicians; they don’t belong to any party and couldn’t have, therefore, been named members of the “APC Presidential Campaign Council.” But they could still perform more strategic roles as members of the “APC Special Advisory Council.” What’s in a name anyway? Nobody is fooled. I have credible intelligence revealing why Dangote and Otedola have suddenly joined the Buhari presidential campaign. It concerns Dangote's readiness to roll out billions of naira in campaign finance support. There have been some last-minute deals which, if

By |December 30th, 2018|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

2019: APC Releases Names of Members In Presidential Campaign Council

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has released the names of members of its Presidential Campaign Council for the 2019 elections. In a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, the list includes: CHAIRMAN President Muhammadu Buhari CO-CHAIRMAN Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu DEPUTY CHAIRMEN 1. The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo. 2. The APC National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole VICE CHAIRMAN NORTH Senator George Akume VICE CHAIRMAN SOUTH Senator Ken Nnamani DIRECTOR GENERAL His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi DEPUTY DIRECTOR GENERAL (OPERATIONS) Senator A.O. Mamora DEPUTY DIRECTOR GENERAL (COORDINATION) Arch. Waziri Bulama SECRETARY 1. Adamu Adamu

By |December 29th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

You Have Failed, Stop Begging Nigerians, PDP Chieftain Replies Buhari

A chieftain of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and Former Chairman of Okitipupa Local Government of Ondo State, Hon. Solomon Bitire, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari should stop begging Nigerians for his re-election by using another vain promises because he has already failed in his first coming as the president of the country. In a statement he personally signed and made available to our correspondent in Okitipupa, Ondo-State, Bitire reacted to the statement credited to president Buhari in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State Capital, where the president promised not to fail Nigerians if re-elected for second term. Bitire said

By |December 29th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

I Will Not Fail You, Buhari Begs Nigerians For Reelection

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday flagged off his campaign for re-election in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, with a promise not to fail Nigerians. “I assure you that you will not regret trusting us,” Mr Buhari said from the stage, where he stood with other leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to address the large crowd at the 30,000-capacity Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. “We are going to secure this country, we are going to manage it properly. We are going to stop corruption,” the president said. According to Premium Times, Mr Buhari said his campaign in 2015 was anchored on

By |December 29th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“Atiku Should Have Been In Prison By Now If The System Was Working Before Me” — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the presidential Candidate of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) should have been sent to jail had it been the system was working before he assumed office as the executive president of Nigeria in 2015. Buhari who spoke through Festus Keyamo, Spokesperson of his campaign organisation, said that Atiku is one of the greatest beneficiaries of a failed state before he took over as President of Nigeria. In a statement signed by Keyamo and made available to newsmen today, Buhari accused Atiku of committing various acts of corruption and abuse of office as former Vice

By |December 27th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |1 Comment
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