A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory and Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, in Kaduna on Friday said the withdrawal of the security details of the Speaker, House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, was a plot by the Federal Government…El-Rufai accuses FG of plan to kill Tambuwal
The All Progressives Congress has warned the Federal Government to desist from “compounding illegality” by compelling members of the House of Representatives to sign a paper seeking to reconvene the House ahead of the December 3 adjourned date.
This was contained in a sta…Tambuwal: APC warns against attempt to reconvene House
Forty one members of the Islamic fundamentalist group, Boko Haram, were beheaded by the vigilante group in a Borno village, Gur, it was gathered on Friday.
A member of the youth vigilance group in the area, Mala Yusuf, recounted that after a failed attack on Sabon Gari in Damboa Local Government…Civilian JTF beheads 41 Boko Haram in Gur village
Plateai State Giverbor, Mr. Jonah Jang, has suspended the Vice Chancellor of the Plateau State University, Bokkos, recently rechristened Solomon Lar University, Prof. Danjuma Sheni
Our correspondent gathered that Sheni was suspended because of what the governor described as an “inappropriate be…Jang suspends Plateau varsity vice chanchellor
DEPUTY Speaker, House of Representatives, Honourable Emeka Ihedioha, appears to have landed in trouble, for hosting the Speaker, Honourable Aminu Tambuwal, to a reception, after the latter’s defection to opposition All Progressives Congress (APC).
Emeka Ihedioha and Tambuwal
Sources in the N…Deputy Speaker In Trouble For Hosting Tambuwal
BY HAY PISEY
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Thursday charged eight Nigerian nationals with drug trafficking following their arrest in Phnom Penh on Sunday night for possession and distribution of crystal methamphetamine, but their interrogation will continue as police try to identify other…Eight Igbo Men arraigned in Cambodia for drug trafficking
Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has said he patronises drinking joints every Friday in order to get close to the ‘common man’ in the state.
Fayose, Govenor elect in Ekiti State
The governor said this in Abuja on Thursday while defending the concept of “stomach infrastructure” intr…Why I go to beer parlour every Friday – Fayose
By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
ABUJA – Chief Mike Ozekhome, a Constitutional lawyer and human rights activist in his reaction said, “Section 68 (1) (g) of the 1999 Constitution as altered, merely prohibits carpet crossing or defection from the original sponsoring political party to another. Where that ha…Tambuwal remains the speaker of the House, says Ozekhome
By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor
The rescue of the 219 girls abducted from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State by insurgents of the Islamist Boko Haram group must take priority over every other activity, Bringbackourgirls campaigner, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili has said.
Speaking ahead…200th day: Make rescue of Chibok girls top priority, Ezekwesili pleads
By Emman Ovuakporie
ABUJA-THE speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal Thursday told the acting Inspector General of Police, Sulaiman Abba that he breached the law by ordering that his security details be withdrawn from his residence.
In a statement issued and s…Defection Saga: IGP breached the law – Tambuwal