Tag: Abuja Nigeria

FCTA Converts Women Centre For Development To COVID-19 Isolation Centre

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA)  has converted the National Centre for Women Development to an isolation centre for management of COVID-19 patients. The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, made the disclosure when she inspected the centre on Monday in Abuja. Aliyu said the centre had the capacity[Read More…]

Senate President Bukola Saraki Is Sad PDP’s Ademola Adeleke Won In Osun

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has expressed his sadness over Ademola Adeleke’s victory on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party. The Senate President made this known on Wednesday shortly after he had sworn-in Adeleke as the Senator representing Osun-West. Adeleke had defected from the All Progressives Congress to run[Read More…]

House Of Reps Crisis Gets Worse, Gbajabiamila Rejects Dogara’s Peace Deal

The House of Representatives leadership crisis seems to be getting worse, with the two camps digging their trenches deeper. Speaker Yakubu Dogara’s group says it has conceded Majority Leader to the Femi Gbajabiamila group, following the intervention of the committee headed by former Speaker Aminu Tambuwal, who is now Sokoto[Read More…]

Abia State Governor Ikpeazu Slashes Salary By 50% & Cuts Down On Foreign Trips

The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has slashed his salary by 50%. NewsWireNGR recalls that also, Governor Nasir El-rufai and the Kano State Governor Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress had slashed salaries of political appointees by 50% in a bid to cut cost of governance. Ikpeazu disclosed this[Read More…]

DSS Summons Borno Pastor Who Claimed That Jonathan Bribed CAN With N7b To Re-elect Him

The Borno pastor who made the allegation that President Goodluck Jonathan gave a N7 billion bribe to pastors on the platform of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Kallamu Musa-Dikwa, has been summoned by the Department of State Services. Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, had put the figure at N6 billion.[Read More…]

Pastor Adeboye Cuts His 73rd Birthday Cake Flanked By His Wife & Kids [READ GEJ & GMB’s Message]

by Deji Abiodun The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye turned 73 yesterday and his family threw him an intimate birthday party. Pictured above is the man of God with his family cutting his birthday cake. President Goodluck Jonathan, in a congratulatory letter thanked[Read More…]

“How APC Spent N5bn For The Chatham House, London Jamboree With Buhari As Lead Character”

by Deji Abiodun Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO) has said that the Chatham House engagement in London by All Progressives Congress (APC) and its presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, was arranged with the sum of N5 billion. Addressing newsmen on Sunday in Abuja, the Director of Media and[Read More…]

For Refusal To Participate In Presidential Debates’, PDP Calls Nigerians To Vote Against Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organization has called on Nigerians to vote against the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, over his refusal to participate in live radio and television debates organised for presidential candidates. This was contained in a statement issued in Abuja on[Read More…]

Another Jailbreak In Minna Prison, Inmates Set Free

The new wave of jailbreak in Nigeria is troubling. Less than 24 hours after President Goodluck Jonathan replaced Aminu A Suley, acting comptroller general of prison, with Ezenwa Ekpendu as substantive controller-general of prisons, another incident of jailbreak has been reported. NewsWireNGR recalls that scores of inmates escaped from the[Read More…]

“Hatchet Job By A Political Neophyte” Theodore Orji Blasts APGA Guber Aspirant

Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has lashed out on the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship aspirant in the state, Chief Chikwe Udensi, over his media remarks that civil servants in the state were owed five months salary arrears. Orji who described Udensi’s comments as malicious and untenable allegation,[Read More…]