Supreme Court Sacks APC Senator, David Umaru Three Days After Swearing-in

The Supreme Court has declared Mohammed Sani Musa winner of the Niger East senatorial election in the last National Assembly polls. The court, however, set aside the April 8, 2019 judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which declared Senator David Umaru the valid candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Umaru, an ex-Chairman, Senate Committee Chairman on Justice, Human Rights and Legal Matters had been declared winner of the senatorial district election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. This is coming three days after Senator Umaru was sworn-in…

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Fed University Of Technology, Ogoja Bill ready For PMB’s Assent

The bill for an Act for the establishment of a Federal University of Technology, Ogoja sponsored by the Member representing Yala/Ogoja federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Jarigbe Agom is set to be sent to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent. The bill was passed by both Houses of the eight National Assembly and is now set to be forwarded to the President for assent to become an Act. Hon. Agom who took to his Facebook page to announce this, thanked the former House Leader who is now…

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9th Assembly: Sen Oko Congratulates Sen Lawan, Sen Omo-Agege As SP, DSP

…promises to double achievement in senatorial district …as C’River North elaborately celebrates Sen Oko Senator representing Cross River North of Cross River State, Dr Rose Oko, yesterday congratulated Senator Ahmed Lawan and Sen Ovie Omo-Agege for being elected Senate President and Deputy Senate President respectively in the 9th Assembly. Sen Oko stated this in a statement signed by her media department, where she expressed optimism and hope that with the confidence reposed in Sen Lawan and Sen Omo-Agege by their colleagues to massively vote for them to manage the affairs…

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GROUP BACKS GOV AYADE CONDEMNS BOOING AT BURIAL OF ITA- EKPENYONG WIFE’S BURIAL

It is naturally sad when anyone losses loved one talk more of one’s wife and mother of his children. We join Mr ita ekpenyong, his immediate and extended family members to mourn their loss. We therefore send our sincere condolences to all concerns. It is on record how passionate Gov Ayade feels about people’s welfare, problems and hurt which is why he ran a government of social welfare by his appointment of over Eight thousand Aides which most of their service were not needed not minding the lean resources of…

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PMB Hails Fresh Push For Independent Palestinian State

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that many Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states are grappling with serious security problems, including terrorism, violent extremism and armed criminality. The president stated this when he read the collective statement of African countries at the 14th Summit of the OIC in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. In the statement read on Saturday, Mr Buhari said the situation had been compounded by a series of political crises in the affected countries. The Nigerian leader said some of these challenges had assumed grave dimensions in recent times…

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RRS Nabs Robber, Cable Thief In Lagos

An armed robber operating with ‘okada’ in Ikorodu, Lagos State and a cable thief were on early Thursday morning arrested separately by the officials of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) in different parts of the state. The robbery suspect, Sodiq Rasaq was arrested at Ijede Junction, Ikorodu when he was fleeing the scene of robbery. The suspect in company of an accomplice, Quadri Yusuph had robbed a puff – puff seller around 5:00 a.m. and dispossessed him of N20,000:00 before fleeing. The duo thereafter stabbed their victim with…

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PMB Condoles With COBOM On Loss Of Two Members

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent heartfelt condolences to members of Coalition of Buhari/Osinbajo Movement (COBOM) on the loss of two very committed members. Mr Akan Ebenezer and Chief Charles Azubuike Nwora Ojukwu, two dyed-in-the-wool ‘Buharists’ passed on recently after protracted illnesses. However, the two remained passionate about the Buhari/Osinbajo ticket, even right from their hospital beds, a development the President describes as “inspiring and very touching.” He prays that God will rest their souls, comfort their families, and all those that mourn them. Akan Ebenezer was the Deputy Publicity Secretary…

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Zamfara: PDP Criticizes PMB Over Sagay’s Aspersions On Integrity of Supreme Court Justices

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) criticizes the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Presidency for allowing the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof Itse Sagay to cast aspersions on the integrity of the Justices of the Supreme Court over the Court’s widely accepted judgment on Rivers and Zamfara states elections. The party holds that Prof. Sagay’s resort to incitement and hate language against the Supreme Court justices further exposes the desperation of the Buhari Presidency and the All Progressives congress (APC) to cow, blackmail, intimidate and attempt to annex the…

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PMB Sends Delegation To New York Ahead Of UN General Assembly Presidency Election

Ahead of election for the Presidency of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) scheduled to hold in New York, June 4, 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday, sent a Federal Government delegation to support Nigeria’s candidate, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad- Bande. Prof. Bande, who is the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, will become the second Nigerian to be elected President of UNGA after Maj. Gen. Joseph Nanven Garba (rtd), who held the position between 1989 and 1990. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb, Mustapha Sulaiman, is leading the…

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Don’t Attack PMB, Other Leaders, Kumuyi Tells Christians

The General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi on Sunday urged Christians not to attack the President of the country through any means. Kumuyi, who gave the admonition during his sermon at the Deeper Life Bible Church, Headquarters, Gbagada, in Lagos said that real Christians must obey constituted authorities and shun violence. Delivering his sermon entitled “The Believers’ Preservation Until the Day of Visitation”, Kumuyi said that Christians are strangers and pilgrims in the world and must be christ-like in their character, conducts and conversations. The…

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