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Obasanjo Is The Grandfather Of Corruption In Nigeria – Say Reps

For describing the National Assembly as being peopled by a gang of unarmed robbers, the House of Representatives has lashed out at ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, calling him the grandfather of corruption. The Reps described Obasanjo as the most corrupt Nigerian that ever held a public office, adding that he, however, …

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Sanusi To Fashola: Nigerians Want Solutions To power Problem Now

Emir of Kano and former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, yesterday at the 42nd convocation lecture of the University of Benin, told the Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola that Nigerians are waiting for him for solutions in the power sectors. …

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Ondo Polls: INEC Guarantees 250 Card Readers On Standby

Mr Segun Agbaje, the INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ondo State, says the commission has more than 250 spare smart card readers to replace those malfunctioning. He said this on Saturday while speaking with newsmen at Unit 9, Ward 2, Gbogi/Isinkan in Akure South Local Government Area of the …

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Buhari To Attend Africa-Arab Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari is to attend the 4th Africa-Arab Summit in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea holding on Nov. 23. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, said in Abuja on Monday the summit would be attended by Heads of State and Governments from Gulf and African countries. …

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Buhari Won’t Be Alone In 2019 – Presidency Replies Buba Galadima

Presidential spokesperson, Mal. Garba Shehu has dismissed suggestions that the masses will desert President Buhari in 2019 as unfounded and utterly ridiculous and asserted that ordinary Nigerians are the backbone of his mandate and the only reason he ran for the office is to protect them against the rapacious merchants …

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Obama Bids Bittersweet Farewell To Closest Partner On World Stage

BERLIN — Eight years after his electrifying speech that wooed Europe into re-embracing U.S. power, President Obama landed in Berlin on Wednesday to bid a bittersweet farewell to the one woman who might preserve his overseas legacy: German Chancellor Angela Merkel. U.S. allies in Europe fear the dawning of Donald …

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Britain Makes Dramatic U-Turn, Invites Donald Trump To Buckingham Palace Next Year

President elect Donald Trump will receive an invitation to meet with the Queen in the summer of next year, according to reports. Ministers believe the Queen is their “secret weapon” and Theresa May will use the state visit to help strengthen the “special relationship” between Britain and the United States. The US president-elect reportedly told the …

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