Kogi Poll: I’ll Demolish All Opposition, Yahaya Bello boasts

Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, has dispelled insinuation that he may not be able to secure the gubernatorial ticket of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the November election in the state, saying that not only will he get the ticket but he will thrash all opposition at the poll. The governor, who met with President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, told State House correspondents that he had been able to rebuild the ruling party, leading it to a massive victory in the last general election. Asked how confident he…

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Chai!!!: Gorilla Allegedly Swallowed N6.8 Million At Kano Zoo

A GORILLA has been accused of swallowing the sum of  N6.8 at the Kano Zoological Gardens. A report by the BBC Pidgin monitored in Kano on Friday said a finance officer in the zoo was quoted as saying that the gorilla “sneaked into their office” and carted away the money before swallowing it. Sources claimed that the incident occurred during the last Ramadan celebrations.ALSO READ The Managing Director of the zoo, Alhaji Umar Kobo, confirmed that the money is missing and that the issue is still being investigated. Kobo had told the…

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2019 Elections: INEC Results Collation Process Not Transparent ― EU

The European Union Election Observation Mission on the 2019 general elections formally unveiled its report and recommendations at the weekend in Abuja. The Chief Observer of the EU team, Maria Arena read to newsmen, excerpts of its reports which contained 30 recommendations to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). SUNCITY NEWS findings revealed that the EU deployed over 91 observers to 261 polling units and 94 collation centres in 31 states of the Federation during the last Presidential and National Assembly elections. It equally deployed 73 observers to 223 polling units…

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JUNE 12: Udensi to Nigerians: We Must be dedicated and selfless in Service to our fatherland

SIR CHIKWE UDENSI CALLS ON LEADERS TO ABIDE BY RULE OF LAW AND UPHOLD THE PRINCIPLES OF DEMOCRACY. The Head Interpol Systems and Foremost Security Expert In Nigeria Sir Chikwe Udensi have called on Leaders and Political office holders to function in accordance to constitutional provisions, rule of law, due process, equity, Justice and fair play. He advised Leaders to always seek to strengthen Nigerian Democracy by strict adherence to the basic principles and values of democracy. Speaking to newsmen in the early hours of today in his residence, the…

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DEMOCRACY DAY: BUHARI HONOURS ABIOLA RENAMES NATIONAL STADIUM AFTER HIM (VIDEO)

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived the Eagles Square in Abuja where the June 12 Democracy Day celebrations are holding for the first time. The President arrived at some minutes past 10am, he received the state salute and joined in the general rendition of the National anthem. He also rode in a special inspection vehicle to inspect guards on parade and acknowledged cheers from guests present. Prior to Buhari’s arrival, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had arrived at the venue, he (Osinbajo) welcomes some of the invited guests on behalf of the President.…

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PROFILE: Ahmed Lawan, former lecturer, becomes Senate president

Early years and education Born in 1959, Mr Lawan completed his primary education at Sabon Gari Primary School, Gashua in 1974 and then enrolled at Government Secondary School, Gashua where he obtained his O’Level in 1979. From there, he proceeded to University of Maiduguri where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Geography in 1984. Same year, he moved to North Central State, Benue, to do his one-year compulsory service under the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). He later enrolled and had his Master’s degree in Remote Sensing from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and a Doctorate degree…

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Focus on creating value, wealth and stop fighting corruption endlessly, Rwandan President Tells Buhari

Create value, create wealth, not merely fight corruption Rwandan President, Paul Kagame, says President Muhammadu Buhari and other African leaders must refocus their efforts and passion on creating value, wealth and should stop fighting corruption endlessly. Speaking at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) summit in Abuja, Kagame congratulated Buhari on his victory at the poll and said Nigeria must share resources equitably, so everyone can join the fight against corruption. He also called on the president and other attendees to add value, create wealth, while fighting corruption, and…

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Otti and his despicable dance of shame

Otti’s tendency for greed and selfishness is unfathomable Just this evening, I happened across a piece of trash by one Ebere Uzoukwa. Going through the write up, I quickly inferred that the author is one of the minions fronting for the desperate and frustrated Abia midget, Dr. Alex Otti. And as usual, the write up had nothing new to offer but the usual lies and malice against the person of the indefatigable National Chairman of APGA, Ozonkpu Dr. Victor Ike Oye. Now, one wonders why a certain Alex Otti will…

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Jonathan emerges Chairman of International Summit Council for Peace

Former Nigeria President, Goodluck Jonathan, has emerged as the Chairman of the African Union’s International Summit Council for Peace (ISCP). Speaking at the International Leadership Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he emerged as the chairperson of the newly inaugurated ISCP, a body made up of mainly African former Presidents and ex-Heads of State, Jonathan urged the AU to set minimum acceptable standards for appointing the leadership of electoral commissions. The two-day conference tagged ‘Africa Summit and Leaders Conference 2019’ has in attendance government officials, former African Heads of State,…

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How Aliko Dangote brokers peace between Sanusi, Ganduje

The crisis between Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano state, and Muhammadu Sanusi ll, emir of Kano, has been resolved following a reconciliatory meeting between the duo. This was contained in a statement by Abba Anwar, the chief press secretary to Ganduje, and made available to NAN in Kano on Saturday. Anwar said the reconciliatory meeting was initiated by Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, and Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state. He said after the meeting, the duo exchanged pleasantries with each other in Abuja on Friday. “As the two leaders…

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