Day: December 9, 2018

Anti-Corruption Award: You Still Have Much to Give Nigeria, Tinubu Tells Ribadu

All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Chairman, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, for winning the global lifetime award for anti-corruption, saying the award was a testament to his dedication in fighting corruption. The award administered by Doha, Qatar-based think tank, Rule of Law and Anti-corruption Centre (ROLACC), […]

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Buhari Challenges African Youths to Champion Anti-Corruption War

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday challenged African youths to champion the fight against corruption, saying their involvement is critical to winning the anti-graft crusade in the continent. Buhari gave the challenge while declaring open the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption (AYCAC) at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to him, their involvement […]

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N450M Fraud : PDP Mocks EFCC, Presidency For Shielding Taraba APC Governorship Candidate From Arrest, Prosecution

…Says Its wrong for EFCC to detain ex Kebbi Governor Dakingari, while Sani Danladi walks freely for same offence The Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Youths Vanguard in Taraba state has accused the Economic and Financial Crime Commission and office of the Vice President Yemi Oshibajo of shielding Taraba APC Governorship Candidate Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi […]

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Anti-Corruption Day: Buhari’s Corruption Fight Selective, Says SERAP

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has said the current administration anti-corruption fight is plagued by selectivity and apparent complicity of key officials and cover-ups. SERAP while commemorating this year’s  International Anti-Corruption Day, which is also the 15th anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Convention against Corruption noted that corruption still constitutes one of the […]

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Boko Haram: Italy to Deliver 6 Gunship Helicopters to Nigerian Air Force

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it was expecting delivery of new fighter aircraft from both the United States and Italy to intensify its aerial campaign against the Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast. The aircraft being expected are 12 Super Tucano, which the United States said would not be ready until 2023 and 6 […]

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2019: Why I Won’t Campaign for Any Candidates – Obansanjo

Ahead of the 2019 presidential election, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed why he would not campaign for any particular candidate. Obasanjo spoke in Iwo, Osun State at the 27th annual Owu National Convention on Saturday also urged Nigerians to vote wisely by electing capable leaders with capacity to drive the growth and development of […]

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Ambode Rallies support for Buhari, Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, has urged voters in Epe to vote massively for President Muhammadu Buhari, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress in Lagos State. Ambode spoke on Saturday in Epe during a meeting with leaders of APC in the division, according to a statement by his Chief Press […]

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Osinbajo Flags Off Door-to-Door Campaign in Lagos

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the difference between President Muhammadu Buhari and other presidential candidates for the 2019 elections is that the president will not steal or allow stealing. Osinbajo made the declaration in Lagos on Saturday at the flag off of his door-to-door campaign in Lagos State. Addressing the crowd, the vice president said […]

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2019: Vote for Credible Candidates, Obasanjo Advises Nigerians

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, former President  Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday urged Nigerians to vote for credible candidates who will drive growth and development. Obasanjo, who spoke at the 27th  annual Owu National Convention held in Iwo, Osun, said credible leadership would promote good governance. The former president, who said he would not campaign […]

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