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My Participation In Ramadan Fast Has Improved My Health – Buhari

My Participation In Ramadan Fast Has Improved My Health – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari revealed yesterday that he shunned advice from concerned Nigerians who asked him not to observe this year’s Ramadan on the grounds of ill health.   He said that after skipping the 30-day fasting exercise last year because of his poor health, he felt that he was strong enough to observe it this

Not Buhari’s job to change Nigerians, says Kukah

Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah, on Friday urged Nigerians to give up unrealistic expectations of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s change agenda. Kukah said it was not the President’s responsibility to change people’s ethics or attitudes, rather Nigerians would have to do that by themselves. He delivered the keynote lecture

Grass Cutting Scandal: Former SGF, Babachir Lawal Happy With EFCC Investigation

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal, says he is happy with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s investigations into allegations of corruption against him.   Mr Lawal said this during an exclusive interview with Channels Television’s Hard Copy.“I like it (the investigation).   In fact, I had always

Benue loses N400b to herdsmen attacks – Gov. Ortom

The Benue State Government says it has lost over N400 billion worth of property to renewed militia herdsmen attacks on communities in the state between 2015 and now.   Governor Samuel Ortom who disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the achievements and challenges of his administration in the past three years, at Government House, in

Trump Salute To N. Korean General Sparks Controversy

US President Donald Trump drew criticism on Thursday after a footage emerged of him saluting a North Korean general while the totalitarian communist nation’s leader Kim Jong Un looked on. The odd moment was captured during Trump’s visit to Singapore for a summit with Kim this week, with North Korean state television broadcasting the footage on Thursday. In the interaction, Kim is

Danladi Umar Remains CCT Chairman, Tribunal Insists

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has insisted that Justice Danladi Umar remains its chairman in the prosecution of public officers who contravene asset declaration laws in the country, as mandated by the Federal Government and the Nigerian Constitution. CCT Head of Press and Public Relations, Mr Ibraheem Alhassan, made the clarification during an interview

Why i Dumped PDP- Mimiko

A former governor of Ondo state, Segun Mimiko has spoken out regarding his time in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and why he left the party. Mimiko had dumped PDP for the Labour Party (LP) and he said his reason for this is that he felt there was a need to ‘focus on the ideological

LABOUR PARTY: Arise, O Compatriots, Mimiko-Akinlaja Call Obey

BY EMMANUEL AJIBULU The immediate past Governor of Ondo Sate, Dr OLUSEGUN RAHMAN MIMIKO, by his humility, democratic credentials, indelible track records and his belief in wide consultations has increddbly endeared him to most Nigerians across the six geo-political zones. He is not a stranger to the progressive LABOUR PARTY, whose nationwide registration of members