by on December 31, 2018
From Aso Rock To Nigerians: Merry Christmas!         President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress have been photographed together, at Aso Rock wishing Nigerians a very Merry Christmas. The rare photo of the three leaders of the All Progressives Congress, was sent by the president’s photographer, Sunday Aghaeze. Earlier today, in a message President Buhari urged Nigerians to be hopeful about the coming year an...
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by on December 31, 2018
Just In! Labour release date to embark on nationwide strike dailyadvent.com Dec 21, 2018 11:36 AM Organized labour has threatened to embark on nationwide strike if the government fails to transmit minimum wage to the national assembly. Labour leaders have again threatened to embark on an indefinite nationwide strike if the Federal Government fails to transmit the new minimum wage structure to the National Assembly on or before December 31, 2018.   The leaders who met in...
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by on December 31, 2018
Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the United States, US, Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, has urged Nigerians not to vote based on promises, but on the record of those making the promises. Symington said this in a video, while wishing Nigerians a Merry Christmas.   He urged Nigerians to remember that their future is in their hands, and no foreign power can solve their problems, but all solutions can only come from within. The US Ambassador said: “As you go into 2019, you w...
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by on December 31, 2018
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress was murdered by unknown gunmen on Sunday night in Onne, Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers State. The APC chieftain, who was identified as John Chu, was said to be returning home after a meeting of his political party in the area when he was accosted and shot several times by his assailants. Chu was before his death the Chairman of the APC, Ward 7 in Onne and had been involved in his party’s campaign within ...
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by on December 31, 2018
The Rivers State Government and the four Ogoni speaking local government areas of the state have taken concrete measures to address the needs of Nigerians of Ogoni extraction living in Benin Republic. The four Ogoni speaking council chairmen announced the partnership to address the challenges facing Nigerians of Ogoni extraction living in Benin Republic yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State Lahteh Loolo of Khana council, Paul Kobani of Gokana council, Jacobson Nbina of Tai council and P...
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by on December 31, 2018
Rivers State elders have accused Governor Nyesom Wike and the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, of being the “source of great pains to the state. The senior citizens noted that their lingering political conflict has brought about insecurity and setbacks in the state. After a meeting over the weekend in Port Harcourt, elites and elders under the aegis of Rivers Elders’ and Leaders Council, resolved to confront estranged Wike and Amaechi to realise the collateral damage to the state by ...
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by on December 26, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday that he was not shaken by critics who called him Baba Go Slow because of his insistence that stolen money must be followed and retrieved, no matter how long it would take.The President spoke in Abuja when he received a delegation from the Federal Capital Territory community on a Christmas visit to the Presidential Villa.Making a specific reference to his 2019 re-election campaign, Buhari stated that the focus had not changed from what the All Progressiv...
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by on December 26, 2018
The lawmaker representing Ahoada East Constituency one in the Rivers state House of Assembly, Martins Mannah has described the 2019 budget of the State as a scam. Mannah, who addressed newsmen after the budget presentation, said little or nothing was achieved with the 2018 budget.He further said the newly presented budget may face the challenge of implementation, adding that there is a misplaced priority in the budget because security is expected to lead. “The 2019 budget of the Wike Government ...
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by on December 26, 2018
Buhari Throws A Challenge: Name, Prove The Cabal In Government         President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged all those making allegations about a cabal pulling the strings in his government to unveil the cabal and prove their allegation. According to the Daily Trust, Buhari threw the challenge in a yet-to-be aired interview with the Hausa Service of the Voice of America. In a short teaser of the interview released on social media yesterday, Buhari was asked to clear the ...
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by on December 26, 2018
Buhari Flags Off Campaign In Uyo       President Muhammadu Buhari, will on Friday, 28 December flag off his campaign for second term bid in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom. Sen. Ita Enang, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate) made the disclosure on Monday while briefing newsmen in Uyo. Enang said that the President would be in the state with National Chairman of the party Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and national leaders of the party. He ...
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by on December 23, 2018
Photo of the Week: Buhari’s 4+4       President Muhammadu Buhari gave it back to the unruly legislators of the PDP in the National Assembly on Wednesday in a photo now going viral online, when he gestured with his fingers 4+4. Symbolically, it means the President was telling the rude legislators that he would spend two terms of four years each, despite their animosity. Senate President Bukola Saraki was certainly not happy with Buhari’s non-verbal gesture. But there was nothing...
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by on December 22, 2018
Four farmers have been killed by suspected herdsmen in a fresh attack on  Tse- Dzungwe,  Logo Local Government Area of  Benue State. Killed are Terlumun Uke, Samuel Dwem, Draba Dwem and Apaaga Mlanga. Tse- Dzungwe which is located on the banks of River Benue, has been repeatedly attacked by herdsmen with residents just recovering from a recent invasion before the latest onslaught. A spokesman  for  the community Tyovenda Gbumsy told The Nation that herdsmen moved into the area with a hu...
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