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Opinion: Tinubu may have found a perfect running mate in Boss Mustapha.

Credit: Punch. One name that has consistently been linked to be the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate in the 2023 general elections is the former Governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Just recently, a former national chairman of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Rufai Hanga, claimed during an interview with Daily Trust, that there was an implied agreement that President Muhammadu Buhari will handover to Tinubu when his tenure ends in 2023.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Tinubu may have found a perfect running mate in Boss Mustapha.

POLITICS

News In Nigeria This Morning, (November 10, 2020)

1. BREAKING: Nigerian Government Mourns As Top Official Dies At 56. The Federal Government has announced the death of the Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Affairs Office in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babatunde Lawal. Lawal’s death was confirmed in a statement issued on Monday evening by the Permanent Secretary (General Services Office) in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Dr. Maurice Nnamdi Mbaeri. The federal government statement noted that

  1 year ago ago
News In Nigeria This Morning, (November 10, 2020)

POLITICS

Check Out These 3 Top Politicians Tinubu Need As Running Mate To Win 2023 Presidential Election

If Bola Ahmed Tinubu decides to run for President in 2023, his biggest challenge may be identifying a reputable politician to serve as his vice - presidential candidate. Tinubu, the former governor of Lagos State has three main choices in front of him, and he can choose one of the three top Christian politicians detailed in this article.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out These 3 Top Politicians Tinubu Need As Running Mate To Win 2023 Presidential Election

POLITICS

Opinion: 2 Reasons This APC Governor Is Suitable As Tinubu's Running Mate

The talk about the 2023 presidential election has yet to stop and it may not cease till the election is conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Even after it, there will be more talks.  But before the election is conducted, each party has to field candidates and running mates for the poll. And this is one of the most serious challenge every political party will face. There will be more bitterness and rivalry as aspirants struggle to win the hearts of the party leadership. The All

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: 2 Reasons This APC Governor Is Suitable As Tinubu's Running Mate

TRAVEL

See List Here: FG imposes Travel Ban on 100 Travelers.

The Federal Government has imposed a travel restriction on 100 persons for the period of six months, due to non-compliance to Covid-19 protocol. This was contained in an information made available from the Office of the Secretary of the Government of the Federation's website, signed by Chairman, Task Force on Covid-19, Mr. Boss Mustapha. According to the release, the affected persons have been notified and will not be allowed to travel with the underlisted passports during this period. It would be recalled that

  11 months ago ago
See List Here: FG imposes Travel Ban on 100 Travelers.

POLITICS

FG Urges States to Adhere to Protocols for Reopening of Schools

Photo used for reference purpose only. The central government has reminded all states to be cautious of safety protocols developed by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID 19 ahead of the reopening of schools this week across the country. The Chairman PTF, Mr. Boss Mustapha, said this yesterday when the task force informed the media in Abuja.  He said the fear of a likely surge in the pandemic should put everybody on the toes, while cautioning that the tough measures on schools' reopening declared by

  1 year ago ago
FG Urges States to Adhere to Protocols for Reopening of Schools

POLITICS

Boss Mustapha Shares 4 things in common with his predecessor, Babachir Lawal- Check them out

Boss Mustapha Shares 4 things in common with his predecessor, Babachir Lawal- Check them out  Babachir David Lawal Babachir Lawal is the former secretary general to the government of the federation while Boss Gida Mustapha is the current secretary general to the government of the federation. Despite the fact that they have occupied the same important position in Nigeria, here are four things that they have in common. Check them out below 1. They are both Christians Boss Mustapha and Babachir Lawal are devoted

  1 year ago ago
Boss Mustapha Shares 4 things in common with his predecessor, Babachir Lawal- Check them out

HEALTH

#EndSARS protest: Nigeria should prepare for increase in COVID-19 cases — FG warns

The federal government the day before had warned that with the #ENDSARS protests ongoing throughout u. S. R., Instances of COVID-19 will simply increase in the coming weeks. Launching the warning in Abuja, the Chairman of the Presidential Working Group, PTF, on COVID-19 and Secretary of the SGF Federation Government, Mr. Boss Mustapha, independently said of the appreciable achievement recorded so far in the fight against COVID-19, continued protests may trigger a second wave of the virus. Secretary General to

  1 year ago ago
#EndSARS protest: Nigeria should prepare for increase in COVID-19 cases — FG warns

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Nigerians Believe Tinubu Should Consider Yakubu Dogara

I wrote an article published (on Opera News App) today on why Bola Ahmed Tinubu should consider Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of Federation as his vice presidential candidate (if Tinubu finally decides to contest in 2023) instead of using Mr. Yakubu Dogara, the immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives. I gave some reasons including the fact that Boss Mustapha has been consistent as an APC member from Adamawa State; that Boss Mustapha is a Christian like Yakubu Dogara and that

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Why Nigerians Believe Tinubu Should Consider Yakubu Dogara

POLITICS

Opinion: Why January 18th School Resumption Date May Not Possible

As Nigerian students and teachers celebrate Christmas and New Year, they must not forget that the federal government has asked schools to resume on the 18th of January 2021. The announcement was made by the Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce, PTF, on Covid-19, Boss Mustapha in Abuja. The announcement came following initial date of 4th of January. The shift in date was due to the second wave of Covid-19 scourge that spreading across the country. This date must be tentative because the resumption of schools

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Why January 18th School Resumption Date May Not Possible

OTHERS-TERRORISM

NEWS This Nigeria Afternoon, 11th of September 2020

Buhari approves N8.9b hazard allowance for health workers President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an additional N8.9 billion for COVID-19 hazard allowance for all health workers in the country. This was announced on Thursday by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force PTF on COVID-19, Mr. Boss Mustapha, during the task force’s media briefing in Abuja. He recalled that the recently called industrial action by the National Association of Resident Doctors

  1 year ago ago
NEWS This Nigeria Afternoon, 11th of September 2020

POLITICS

Federal Government Issues A Strong Warning To Nigerians

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID19 has given a stern warning for an alleged neglect of non-pharmaceutical protocols by Nigerians, and also for other measures targeted at curtailing the spread of the COVID19 pandemic in the country. This was made known on Monday by the PTF chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation Mr Boss Mustapha. Mustapha who gave the warning said that, there seemed to be an increase in neglect for basic non-pharmaceutical measures which have been proven to be very

  1 year ago ago
Federal Government Issues A Strong Warning To Nigerians

POLITICS

FG says evacuation of Nigerians ends August 22

The Federal government,on Monday said that the evacuation of Nigerians from abroad bring carried out due to the COVID-19 pandemic would end on August 22,2020. This statement was disclosed by the Chairman, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19,Boss Mustapha in Abuja. Mustapha said with the stoppage of evacuation, the nation's airports would be given enough time to prepare themselves for reopening. Mustapha said " For the purpose of clarity, we wish to state that all evacuation flights will end on August 22,2020,

  1 year ago ago
FG says evacuation of Nigerians ends August 22

HEALTH

This top government official's children all tested positive to Covid-19

The secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha, who is also the chairman of the presidential task force on Covid-19, has disclosed that four of his children have tested positive for coronavirus. This includes a one year old member of his family.  Mr. Boss Mustapha has since gone into self isolation after he was exposed to the virus. He said that while he and his wife tested negative for the virus, his children were not that lucky as they are currently receiving treatment. "It is

  11 months ago ago
This top government official's children all tested positive to Covid-19

COVID

FG says, Covid-19 pandemic curve is now going flat

Mr. Boss Mustapha, The Presidential Task Force Chairman on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government, said Covid-19 Pandemic curve is now getting flattened in Nigeria.  This was stated in Abuja yesterday during the task force briefing.  He advised Nigerians to continue to abide by the covid-19 rules and regulations to prevent the disease from being spread the second time.  That numerous progress , after considering the result of other countries , has been made in the flattening of the Covid-19 curve.  Boss

  1 year ago ago
FG says, Covid-19 pandemic curve is now going flat

POLITICS

Nigeria is stronger together, says Osinbajo at Armed Forces rememberance service

*VP pays tribute to Nigeria’s military heroes and heroines Despite differences in religion, ethnicity, political affiliations, or other diversities, Nigerians of all generations and from all walks of life must endeavour to commit to ensuring Nigeria’s unity, because the nation is stronger together than apart, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President spoke today at the Interdenominational Church Service for the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration, which held at the National

  10 months ago ago
Nigeria is stronger together, says Osinbajo at Armed Forces rememberance service

POLITICS

Breaking News This Morning, October 20, 2020

1. #EndSARS protest: Nigeria should prepare for increase in COVID-19 cases — FG warns Federal Government, warned that with the on-going #ENDSARS protests across the country, cases of COVID-19 will definitely increase in the coming weeks. Issuing the warning in Abuja, the Chairman, Presidential Taskforce, PTF, on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Mr. Boss Mustapha, said despite the appreciable success recorded so far in the fight against COVID-19, the ongoing protests might spark

  1 year ago ago
Breaking News This Morning, October 20, 2020

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Breaking News This Afternoon, October 27, 2020

1. #EndSARS Protests: Nigeria risks resurgence of COVID-19 – FG The Federal Government says the risk of a resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria is high due to the large gatherings of the #EndSARS protesters and the mayhem that followed. Mr. Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, made the disclosure at a joint national media briefing of the taskforce in Abuja. “Over the past two weeks, Nigerians have focused attention on two important issues “Namely, the protests

  1 year ago ago
Breaking News This Afternoon, October 27, 2020

POLITICS

Federal Road Safety Corps To Carry Guns While On Duty

The Federal Road Safety Corps will now begin to carry guns while on duty. According to the House of Representatives Committee on FSRC during the corps' budget performance(2020) and 2021 budget defence which took place on Thursday at Abuja, it was disclosed that the federal road safety corps shall now carry guns for protection. Also, the chairman, Mayowa made it known that the 1992 Act if FRSC permit the road safety corps to carry guns. Mayowa also said that the implementation is very important to enable the

  1 year ago ago
Federal Road Safety Corps To Carry Guns While On Duty