Buhari Ordered Sack Of Osinbajo Aides, Presidency Confirms; Don’t Resign, YCE Urge Osinbajo

By Andrew Onyejuruuwa Following the rumoured rift brewing between President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbaji, the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCEs) has called on Prof. Osinbajo not to resign his position as Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the grounds of the alleged war against him by a cabal in the Presidency. YCE also reminded Buhari to remember Osinbajo’s loyalty to him and to shun the evil move by some powers that be against his Vice President. Dr. Kunle Olajide, Secretary General of YCE,…

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Northern Governors Sabotaged President Jonathan’s Good Plan For Almajiris – Ex UBEC Chieftain

Universal Basic Education (UBEC) former Executive Secretary, Prof. Ahmed Modibbo, has disclosed that northern governors frustrated the integration of the almajiri school with western education, planed by former President Goodluck Jonathan. The former UBEC chief stated this at lecture with the theme, ‘Before the ban on the almajiri system of education in Nigeria, which was organized by the Centre for Historical Documentation and Research of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State at the weekend. Recall that the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan in an attempt to keep almajiris…

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Buhari Restricts Ministers, Others From Foreign Trips, Cuts Down Delegation Size

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved additional cost-saving measures, which is aimed at instilling financial discipline and prudence. Following the directive, henceforth, according to a statement by the director of information in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), Willie Bassey, all ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) are required to submit their yearly travel plans for statutory meetings and engagements to the OSGF and/or the Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation (OHCSF) for express clearance within the first quarter of the fiscal…

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Embattled American President, Trump Wants To Meet His Accuser

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he wants and deserves to meet the anonymous whistleblower at the center of the fast-moving scandal that has triggered an impeachment probe against him. The whistleblower, who could testify soon before Congress, fears for their safety if their identity is revealed, according to a lawyers’ letter made available to CBS News. Currently battling the deepest crisis of his presidency, Trump in a series of tweets railed against accusations that he should be impeached for urging Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Joe Biden,…

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FHC Abuja Grants Sowore, Convener Of #Revolutionnow Bail

By Editor Finally, a federal high court has ordered his the release Omoyele Sowore to Femi Falana, his counsel. The court also ordered that his international passport be deposited with the court registry within 48 hours of the order. While delivering a ruling on Tuesday, Justice Taiwo Taiwo, the judge, said there was no longer a subsisting order holding the SaharaReporters publisher in detention. During the proceedings, G. Agbadua, counsel to the DSS, argued against releasing Sowore on bail. The lawyer said the charges against the SaharaReporters publisher “are a…

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Osun State Governor Includes Funke Egbemode On His List Of Commissioner Nominees

*Egbemode ———————————————————————————————- By Andrew Onyejuruuwa Gboyega Oyetola, the 9th Executive Governor of Osun State on Tuesday submitted the list of his commissioner-nominees and Special advisers to the state House of Assembly for approval. Although the governor is currently in the United States, where he is attending the United Nations General Assembly with President Muhammadu Buhari, the list was submitted by the Secretary to the State Government, Prince Wole Oyebamiji and is expected to be read on the floor of the assembly today. Those that made the list include the pioneer…

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Marginalisation: Igbo Nation Drags Buhari To United Nations

Information reaching us has it that Igbo in Nigeria has formally taken their case of marginalisation and exclusion allegedly orchestrated against them by President Muhammadu Buhari-led to the United Nations (UN). The group urged world powers to pressure Buhari to re-write the wrongs meted against the Igbo ethnic nationality. They also alleged that there was a grand plot to deny the South East the nation’s presidency in 2023. It is no longer news that Tinubu is nursing the ambition of succeeding Buhari come 2023 and the group believes that because…

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Rochas Okorocha Ruined Imo State Didn’t Pay Pension For Six Years – Ihedioha

By Andrew Onyejuruuwa Facts emerging from Owerri, the Imo State capital has underscored the reasons why the embattled immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha had no handover not for his successor, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. Ihedioha who made known the dirty details of his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha, said he (Okorocha) refused to leave a handover report because his government lacked discipline meaning there was “a total abuse and neglect of laid down procedures of good governance” by the Okorocha government. Ihedioha, spoke at a ceremony marking his 100 days…

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Govt. Would Not Relent Until Peace Is Restored In Borno – Prof. Babagana Umara

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an immediate military action against Boko Haram for killing 65 mourners during a funeral procession in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The president directed the air force and army to begin air patrols and ground operations to hunt down the attackers. The media reports that no fewer than 65 persons were killed in the attacks, which happened on Saturday. The disclosure was made by the Chairman of Nganzai Local Government Area (LGA), Muhammad Bulama. He spoke just as efforts at finding a solution to the…

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House Of Reps Compose 109 Committees, Appoints Chairmen

LATEST: The Speaker of House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has set up the different committees that would enable the house achieve their mandate and has named the men who would chair the different committees. The pronouncement was made in Abuja on Thursday ahead of its annual two-month recess. In all, 109 committees were composed The committees and their leaders include; Works (Hon. Abubakar Kabiru), Media (Hon. Benjamin Kalu), Inland Waterways (Hon. Patrick Asadu), Appropriations (Hon. Muktar Betara), Finance (Hon. James Faleke), Army (Hon. Abdulrasak Namdas), NDDC (Hon. Tunji Ojo),…

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