Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has suggested that the next president of Nigeria come 2023 should be in his 60s because of the nature of leader.
“It is imperative for PDP to be competitive in the next election. There has to be a change now, not later, in the leadership of the party.
South East Governors have pledged their commitment to an indivisible and united Nigeria. The Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ebonyi, David Umahi, gave the assurance in Abuja on at a media event organised by the Presidential Media Team. He said: “We do not want to secede from Nigeria but we want
Despite the intrigues that currently surround the selection of Prince Tsola Emiko as Olu-designate, the Delta State Government on Tuesday claimed it has not been informed of the demise of the 20th Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Ikenwoli. The Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led administration had remained silent on the development surrounding the death and
The Federal Government on Wednesday kept mute on actual date for President Muhammadu Buhari's return to the country. Buhari had on Tuesday, 30 March, 2021 departed Nigeria for the United Kingdom for a routine medical checkup. Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, had in a statement penultimate Monday said President Buhari is
The Alumni Association of the National Institute (AANI) has re-elected former Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar, as President. Rtd Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, who was also elected AANI’s Publicity Secretary at its 41st Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Abuja, said in a statement on Monday that Abubakar was elected unopposed. Usman, who was a
Social Democratic Party (SDP), has advised states governments to pass the Anti-Grazing Bill into Law in order to eliminate the incessant farmers/herders conflicts across the country. Mr Alfa Mohammed, the National Publicity Secretary of SDP, gave the advice in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. The party was reacting to the challenges of security,
The Chairman of Northern Governors Forum and Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong, said the Federal Government had approved payment of outstanding salaries of all workers of New Nigerian Newspaper. The governor disclosed this while receiving secretaries to governments of the 19 Northern states, who paid him a courtesy visit, at the new Government House,
Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has appointed Chief John Nwodo as its national coordinator. This is contained in a statement issued by the Chairman of the forum, Chief Edwin Clarke, on Wednesday. Clarke said Nwodo, the outgoing President-General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide’s appointment, takes effect from January 10 as Nwodo’s appointment
The Inspector General of Police The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday, in Abuja, decorated the newly promoted Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) and Commissioners of Police (CPs) with their new ranks. Speaking at the decoration ceremony, Adamu said the promotion was guided by the principles of seniority and