Alaigbo Development Foundation leader warns everyone else to leave 2023 presidency to Ndigbo

PAN-Igbo cultural association the Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) has warned all other component parts of the country to stay clear of the presidency come 2023 as the position should automatically go to the southeast.

 

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Shares prices fall on Nigerian Stock Exchange as news of Emefiele's re-appointment causes jitters

SHARE prices on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) fell to a two-year low yesterday following the revelation that President Muhammadu Buhari intends to re-appoint Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor Godwin Emefiele for another five year term.

 

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Four clerics resign from Ganduje's government over his plans to turban four new emirs

FOUR prominent Islamic scholars have resigned from the government of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje in response to his recent decision to carve of the Kano emirate into four over his disagreements with Emir Lamido Sanusi.

 

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Our future lies in the hands of 36 state governors not in Aso Rock

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) Next week, the PDP governors were shamelessly planning to hold a jamboree in Dubai. In what can only be described as total and spiteful disregard for the Nigerian hospitality industry, 15 of them were planning to go and hold a week-long “summit” in the United Arab Emirates, obviously at the expense of the Nigerian taxpayer 

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PDP asks Court of Appeal president to excuse herself from elections tribunal as her husband is an APC senator

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) leaders have written to the president of the Court of Appeal Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa asking her to stand down from her role on the presidential elections tribunal because it represents a conflict of interest as her husband is a politician.

 

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Buhari sued for travelling to London for 10 days without handing over power to Osinbajo

HUMAN rights lawyer Inibehe Effiong has dragged President Muhammadu Buhari to court for a breach of the constitution claiming he acted illegally by jetting out to London for 10 days last month without handing over to vice president Professor Yemi Osinbajo.

 

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Governor Dankwambo urges his PDP colleagues to shelve the idea of a Dubai retreat

GOMBE State's Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo has his colleagues in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to shelve the idea of a lavish retreat in Dubai which they plan to hold later this month as the idea is insensitive.

 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo asks Garba Shehu to apologise for comparing them and Afenifere with Macban

PAN-cultural Igbo organisation Ohaneze Ndigbo has condemned a recent statement by President Muhammadu Buhari's spokesperson likening it to the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (Macban) saying there is no basis for comparison.

 

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Atiku says he will accept election tribunal verdict even it rules against him and declares Buhari winner

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has declared that he will accept the verdict of the Presidential Election Tribunal even if it rules that President Muhammadu Buhari was the winner of the elections he is challenging.

 

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Is Sanusi Lamido’s containment the start of Nigeria’s restructuring?

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) This week, we have been inundated with news about how the Kano State governor Abdullahi Ganduje aka Gandollar has waged war on the Emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido. Gandollar is unhappy about how the emir was opposed to his re-election after the governor was video taped receiving bribes to collect government contracts, so had the monarch probed and now is creating four more emirs in Kano to reduce Sanusi’s influence 

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