Politics articles

Ex-Army chief Victor Malu is dead; Buhari mourns

Ex-Army chief Victor Malu is dead; Buhari mourns

A former head of the Nigerian Army, Victor Malu, is dead. Mr. Malu, a retired lieutenant general, was from Benue State. President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed his death in a condolence message his aide sent to Mr. Malu’s family.   Read the presidency’s full statement below:   President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the Malu

$26bn Fraud Allegations: Party Seeks Kachikwu’s Resignation, NNPC GMD’s Suspension

More reactions have continued to trail the recent letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Dr Ibe Kackiwku to President Muhammadu Buhari. Kackiwku in the letter alleged that the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru awarded contracts amounting to $26 billion without following due process. The national

Buhari may call for NNPC board’s records

• Handbook: Board can only approve contracts   How can President Muhammadu Buhari get a clue to the $25billion contracts row in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)?   The President met with the dramatis personae – Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, and NNPC Group Managing Director (GMD), Dr. Maikanti Baru,

Bimbo Daramola For Governor: Letter To Ekiti sons and Daughters

Dear Ekiti sons and Daughters,   It’s my pleasure to introduce to you a visionary leader, a very loyal and committed patriot, a focus and reliable human rights advocate, an unassuming political strategist, a very hardworking and highly resourceful personality, an affable, fantastic and distinguished Ekiti son (flesh and blood).   Without mincing words he

Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles, as Team Secures 6th World Cup Appearance

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory Saturday over the Chipolopolo of Zambia and booking their 6th World Cup appearance The Eagles achieved the feat today at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, by beating the visitors 1-0 via a goal scored by Alex Iwobi. This was contained in

Osinbajo To Speak At Africa Summit In London

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, will be delivering the keynote address at this year’s Africa Summit in London. Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, said in a statement on Saturday that the summit themed “What Makes Africa Work”, would take place on Sunday and Monday. The Africa