I was searched, intimidated by security agents deployed by Presidency – Atiku

* Atiku __________________________ Former vice president and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr Atiku Abubakar, has said that on arrival from Dubai Sunday morning he was intimidated and searched by state agents at the Abuja airport. Atiku on his Twitter handle said: ‘I arrived to Abuja this morning […]

Minimum Wage showdown: FG in dilemma as 10 states offer NLC higher minimum wage

* Labour ______________________________  Plateau tops list with N57,000, Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, Kano N30,000, Gombe N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000 , Ondo N22,000, Taraba N20,000 …Lagos, Enugu agree to pay whatever Southern states will pay …Akwa Ibom, Imo, Ekiti, Katsina, Oyo, not specific …Delta unable to accommodate any […]

Onofiok Luke’s police invitation: PDP Speakers’ Forum carpets Buhari, IGP, APC

* Lebo _______________________                     By Itoro BASSEY Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Speaker’ Forum has condemned the actions of the Nigeria Police over the recent invitation extended to Mr. Onofiok Luke, Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, on allegations of threatening to stop members of the APC from campaigning in any part […]

Over 200 professors mobilize for Atiku/Obi 2019 ticket

* Peter Obi & PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku _______________________________ An intelligentsia group, comprising over 200 professors and operating under the name, Anambra Consultative Forum, University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, has thrown its weight in support of the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and his running mate, Mr. Peter Obi. […]

2019 presidency: I’m committed to Buhari’s re-election – Tinubu replies Gana

* Tinubu __________________  National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Bola Tinubu, has reacted to reports that he was working with the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2019 elections. Tinubu expressed his commitment to the re-election ambition of the APC candidate, President Muhammadu […]

Buhari govt donates $.5m, 350 kits, 7 vehicles for Guinea Bissau elections

* Buhari _______________ The President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government has approved the donation of $500, 000 and over 350 electoral kits and seven vehicles, to facilitate a successful conduct of Guinea Bissau legislative election, slated for November 18, 2018, Daily Post reports The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, made this known during the weekend […]