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IBB Congratulates Buhari, Jonathan, Calls for National Healing

IBB Congratulates Buhari, Jonathan, Calls for National Healing

Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, on Tuesday, congratulated the president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari and the outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan. He felicitated with Buhari for winning the presidential contest and Jonathan for conceding victory to the winner. In a statement signed by him, Babangida said Buhari’s victory over the sitting president had opened a new

Former Inspector General Of Police, MD Yusuf Is Dead

The Katsina born former Inspector General of Police, MD Yusuf is dead. Family sources said the late police boss died in Abuja this night. He will be buried by 2pm on Thursday in Katsina municipal. The late MD Yusuf served as Inspector General Of Police from 1976 to 1979.

19 APC lawmakers take over Ekiti Assembly

After four-month hiatus, the 19 All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers met yesterday at the Ekiti State House of Assembly. They stormed the Assembly less than 12 hours after the APC’s presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, was declared president-elect by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Their presence stunned Assembly workers, as they headed for the chambers

Omisore Congratulates Buhari, Urges Consolidation of Jonathan’s Achievements

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in last year’s Osun State governorship poll, Iyiola Omisore, has congratulated the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement on Wednesday, Mr. Omisore tasked Mr. Buhari on Nigerian nationhood and unity, in spite of ethnic and religious plurality in the country. “General Buhari and the APC will need to

Gani Adams praises Buhari, says he’s Nigeria’s Abraham Lincoln

The Oodua Peoples Congress on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, over his election victory. The National Coordinator of the Congress, Gani Adams, in the congratulatory message made available to PREMIUM TIMES said the success of Mr. Buhari at the election across the country proved he is the choice of the people.