The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been barred from investigating a private jet loaded with money on February 15, 2019, the eve of the aborted presidential and National Assembly elections, Saturday PUNCH learnt on Friday. Our correspondent gathered that the plane which was billed to fly to Ilorin, Kwara State, from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja,Continue reading “EFCC stopped from probing plane loaded with cash”
President Muhammadu Buhari has given a hint into how his second tenure would be, saying ” is going to be tough. Speaking when members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) paid him a congratulatory visit today, he said the last lap of his administration would be tough. Source: https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/breaking-my-second-term-would-be-tough-buhari.html
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has confirmed the death of 16 people in a fresh banditry attack at Dalijan, Rakkoni and Kalhu communities in the Rabah Local Government Area of the state. Tambuwal made the announcement at a news conference on Tuesday in Sokoto, saying that the incident occurred on Monday night.
Unknown Gunmen have reportedly invaded Maro village in Kajuru Local Government of Kaduna razing many houses and injuring many. Maro was one of the villages that came under attack two weeks ago. Although the police are yet to confirm the attack, a source from the village told our correspondent that the armed men numbering overContinue reading “Unknown Gunmen Attack Kajuru, Kachia Villages”
By Samuel Nwaiwu After collation of results in 14 states by INEC it is very clear that the president Muhammadu Buhari has won the 2019 presidential election. It is clear from my calculations that Buhari will win by land slide, more than what he won Jonathan with in 2015. Nigerians just need to brace upContinue reading “Buhari will be returned as president of Nigeria.”
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Danjuma Shiddi of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has emerged winner of the Wukari/Ibi Federal Constituency seat in Taraba. Declaring the result in Wukari, the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) Returning Officer, Prof. Chibiya Shangu said Mr Shiddi polled 39,312 votes to defeat his close rival, Prof. Yakubu Aliyara of Action Alliance (AA) who gotContinue reading “APGA wins Federal constituency seat in Taraba”
Buhari won with a difference of 6, 056 votes ahead of Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party.
APC Femi Gbajabiamila wins Surulere federal constituency 1 at the house of representatives till at least 2023. He emerged winner with 14,617 votes while Adewara Michael of PDP came second with 8085 votes.
Former Governor of Enugu State, Senator Dr. Chimaroke Nnamani has won the Enugu East Senatorial Election. Nnamani of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, polled a total of 128,843 votes.