Monday, May 17, 2021

Politics

May 16, 2021

I won’t use political power to punish people: Jonathan

“Any position I have occupied by divine providence should not be used to create hardship for other people,’’ Mr Jonathan said.

Goodluck Jonathan
May 15, 2021

Oyo electoral commission refunds candidates’ nomination fees for LG election

The commission had in its guidelines stipulated a nomination fee of N250,000 for chairmanship candidates and N50,000 for councillorship candidates.

Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission
May 14, 2021

Another INEC office gutted by fire

“The fire may have been caused by a power surge due to sudden power supply to the building before the incident occurred,” said the police.

May 14, 2021

Calls for secession genuine: Senate President

“I never believe that someone who is calling for secession means well or is a misguided person.”

May 14, 2021

Gbajabiamila blames Nigerians for acute insecurity, bad governance

“Whatever challenges we have, we must all come together to make sure that we resolve these issues we’re facing.”

May 14, 2021

Southern governors shouldn’t tell Buhari to restructure Nigeria: Ahmad Lawan

“We should avoid partisanship. We should avoid regionalism,” warned Mr Lawan. “We are all leaders, and we are in this together.”

President Muhammadu Buharu and Senate President Lawan
May 14, 2021

Plans to defeat bandits underway: Gov. Bagudu

“The state government will do the needful for all the communities in the area to return and sleep with their two eyes closed.”

May 14, 2021

Youths advise South-East governors on how to tackle UGM

They appealed to the federal government to de-escalate tension by pulling out all military operations in the region.

May 14, 2021

We’ll support Gov. Umahi in 2023: Ebonyi Muslims

“People wonder why Muslims are fond of the governor.”

May 14, 2021

Evil forces ‘aiye’ sitting on Buhari’s matter: Femi Adesina

“When Aiye is on your case, as it was against Man City, and it is against the Buhari government, you need God, and God alone.”

President Muhammadu Buhari