Friday, June 18, 2021

Politics

June 16, 2021

INEC announces 56,872 new polling units ahead of 2023 elections

With the announcement, Nigeria now has a total of 176,846 polling units.

INEC chariman Professor Mahmood Yakubu and voters on queue
June 16, 2021

Twitter Ban: Buhari regime mixture of dictatorship, says Archbishop Kaigama

Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama has described democracy under President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime as a mixture of dictatorship as he condemns the Twitter ban.

June 16, 2021

We’re ready for Kaduna June 19 by-election: INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is ready to conduct a by-election for the Sabon Gari constituency seat in the Kaduna State House of Assembly.

June 15, 2021

Dangote knows Nigeria more than some politicians: Gov Bala Mohammed

The governor said some residents of the state held Dangote in high esteem because the businessman had been lending support.

Bauchi State governor, Bala Mohammed
June 15, 2021

Things happen in Nigeria Buhari doesn’t know: Umahi

Often criticised for apparent inertia and nepotism, President Muhammadu Buhari is unaware of some critical things that happen in Nigeria, says Governor David Umahi.

President Muhammadu Buhari
June 15, 2021

Unlike Obasanjo, Buhari more liberal: Ngige

Chris Ngige says President Muhammadu Buhari is a liberal leader who accepts criticisms, unlike former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

Obasanjo and Buhari
June 15, 2021

It’s misinformation that Igbos are marginalised: Gov. Umahi

It is misinformation that the Igbos are marginalised, says Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi.

Umahi, Buhari, and IPOB
June 15, 2021

Ignorant Nigerians criticising National Assembly: Deputy Chief Whip

Ignorant Nigerians are the ones criticising the National Assembly for doing nothing, says the Senate’s Deputy Chief Whip, Aliyu Abdullahi.

June 15, 2021

Nigerians not equal, insists Edwin Clark, demands national dialogue

Elder statesman and Ijaw leader Edwin Clark has called for a national dialogue in the country as he insists that all Nigerians are not equal.

Clark, Buhari, Gbaja and Lawan
June 14, 2021

We will restructure when we take over in 2023: Tambuwal

“When we take over in 2023, we will start the restructuring of the country.”

Secondus-Tambuwal