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“Buhari Beware of El-Rufai, he is a snake”-Richard Akinnola

Two days ago, Nasir El Rufai said he warned President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) not to appoint Aisha Alhassan as a minister as she could not be trusted. El Rufai talking of trust! Incredible!! Nasir El Rufai is a snake slithering through the crevices of the power edifice. In an interview granted to The Guardian in September 2003, as the head ... Read More »

“I never linked El-Rufai to Boko Haram”-Al-Hassan

Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Jumai Al-Hassan has denied making any statement linking Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai to the kidnapping of Chibok Girls A statement  released by the Minister through her Aide read : “The Attention Of The Minister Of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Jummai Alhassan Has Been Drawn To a Statement Allegedly Made By Her Governor ... Read More »

IS Commander arrested in Kano

The Department of State Service (DSS) said yesterday it arrested a wanted terrorism suspect and member of the Islamic State of West Africa (ISWA), Husseini Mai-Tangaran. A statement by a DSS official, Tony Opuiyo, said the Service uncovered and foiled plans by the ISWA terrorists to cause mayhem that would have disrupted the Eid-Kabir Sallah festivities. He said the plan ... Read More »

Wike Visits Ibori over PDP reconciliation

Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike yesterday visited former governor of Delta state Chief James Ibori, calling for a stronger and united Niger Delta region to attract greater development to the area. The governor was accompanied on the visit to the Oghara residence of the former governor by his Delta state counterpart, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, former acting National Chairman, Peoples ... Read More »

Quota System is bad, it promotes mediocrity-El Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has blasted the age-long quota system or federal character policy which he said promotes mediocrity. “To complement the pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals, we must have discourse around the imperative of a project dedicated to enabling equal opportunity so that the circumstances of a citizen’s birth don’t prescribe his or ... Read More »

El Rufai wants Buhari to run in 2019

Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai has disclosed that himself, a group of other governors and ministers whom he described as ‘Buharists’, want President Muhammadu Buhari to recontest during the 2019 presidential election to complete his second term in office. Governor el-Rufai stated this during an interview with the State House correspondents on Friday in Abuja after he visited Buhari. He ... Read More »

Alhassan’s Open Support for Atiku’s Presidential Aspiration is a Disappointment- AmosuN

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has described the open declaration of the Minister for Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator  Aisha Alhassan for the political aspiration of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as a disappointment. Speaking to news men in Abeokuta yesterday, Amosun, while saluting her courage, said, “though she is entitled to her own opinion at any ... Read More »