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Bauchi 2023: List of Top 4 APC Aspirants That Could Challenge Governor Bala Mohammed

Although 2023 is about Two years away from now, The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi State are already strategizing to wrestle power from the People's Democratic Party (PDP). There are APC Chieftains to watch out especially those perceived to be nursing Governorship Ambitions.

  11 months ago ago
Bauchi 2023: List of Top 4 APC Aspirants That Could Challenge Governor Bala Mohammed

POLITICS

Opinion: Why PDP May Lose Bauchi State's Governorship election To APC In The 2023 Polls

Photo Credit: BBC One of the states that will be closely watched during the 2023 governorship election is Bauchi. The election is expected to be a very tight race and if care is not taking, the Peoples Democratic Party may lose to the All Progressive Congress. This is ironic because Bauchi Governor Bala Mohammed helped PDP win the state in 2019 as an opposition candidate.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Why PDP May Lose Bauchi State's Governorship election To APC In The 2023 Polls

SOCIETY

Nnamdi Kanu Appears in Court Wearing The Same Clothes He Wore When He Was Arrested

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu on Thursday appeared in court clad in the same clothes he had on when he was arrested and repatriated back to Nigeria in June. Photos sourced from a national daily, The Punch, showed Kanu and members of his legal counsel, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, Aloy Ejimakor and others at the Federal High Court in Abuja.

  7 months ago ago
Nnamdi Kanu Appears in Court Wearing The Same Clothes He Wore When He Was Arrested

JUSTICE

Court Adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial till October 21 DSS fails to Produce Him in Abuja court

The planned hearing in the trial Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, was stalled on July 26 as the Department of State Services did not produce the IPOB leader. The DSS however told the Federal High Court that it was unable to produce the IPOB leader due to logistic reasons.

  9 months ago ago
Court Adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial till October 21 DSS fails to Produce Him in Abuja court

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: PDP Sends Message To Uzodinma, "Many Doctors Receiving Multiple Salaries" - Rep

Governor Bala Mohammed Speaks Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has pledged his readiness to give financial autonomy to the judiciary in the state.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: PDP Sends Message To Uzodinma,

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Minister Urging Nigerians To Buy Nigerian Produce Is Good But These 2 Things Should Be Put In Place

It is no longer news that the new Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Abubakar, has urged Nigerians to buy Nigerian produce. (Photo credit - The Punch Newspaper) The Honourable Minister stated this yesterday during the handing and taking over ceremony at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja.

  8 months ago ago
Minister Urging Nigerians To Buy Nigerian Produce Is Good But These 2 Things Should Be Put In Place

SOCIETY

Clinton and Abubakar were apprehended while picking up ransom in Ogun State.

Mohammed Abubakar, 42, and Clinton Niche, 18, were detained by the Ogun Police Command while attempting to collect ransom money in the Agbara region of the state. DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Police Spokesman in Ogun, revealed this in a statement to newsmen in Ota, Ogun, on Monday.

  7 months ago ago
Clinton and Abubakar were apprehended while picking up ransom in Ogun State.

POLITICS

President Buhari relieves Ministers of Agriculture and Power of their jobs.

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman and the Minister for Agriculture, Mohammed Nanono today, Wednesday, September 1,2021. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, announced this today (Wednesday), according to the information gathered from The Punch newspaper.

  8 months ago ago
President Buhari relieves Ministers of Agriculture and Power of their jobs.

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Court Shifts Nnamdi Kanu's Trial, Igboho Arrives Court In Benign Republic

Nnamdi Kanu's Trial Postponed The federal government on Monday failed to produce the self-acclaimed Biafran leader, Nnamdi Kanu in court contrary to an order of the Federal High Court. A new counsel to the federal government, Mohammed Abubakar had stunned the court when he announced that Kanu had not been brought before the court

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Court Shifts Nnamdi Kanu's Trial, Igboho Arrives Court In Benign Republic

POLITICS

Why I Sacked Power, Agric Ministers - Buhari

Nigeria's President, Mohammadu Buhari, has revealed why he sacked Mohammed Nanono and Saleh Mamman, who were ministers of Agriculture and Power respectively, stating that the move was taken to revitalize his cabinet and evaluate his achievements. During a minor cabinet reshuffle, President Buhari appointed Mohammed Abubakar, Minister of Environment, as the new Minister of Agriculture, Abubakar Aliyu, Minister of State for Works and Housing, as the new Minister of Power.

  8 months ago ago
Why I Sacked Power, Agric Ministers - Buhari

POLITICS

Why I Won't Condemn Nnamdi Kanu Again - MASSOB Leader, Ralph Uwazuruike

Ralph Uwazuruike, who is the leader of the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), in an interview with BBC said that he wouldn't condemn the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu over his agitation style against the Federal Government of Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Why I Won't Condemn Nnamdi Kanu Again - MASSOB Leader, Ralph Uwazuruike

SOCIETY

Security Operatives Nab 2 Suspected Kidnappers While Trying To Pick Up Ransom in Ogun

Security operatives attached to the Ogun State Police Command have arrested two suspected kidnappers while attempting to collect ransom. The suspects, Mohammed Abubakar (42) and Clinton Niche (18) were nabbed at the Agbara area of the state while trying to pick up ransom money meant to secure the release of a victim.

  7 months ago ago
Security Operatives Nab 2 Suspected Kidnappers While Trying To Pick Up Ransom in Ogun

POLITICS

Just In: President Muhammadu Buhari Sacks Two Top Ministers

In a major cabinet reshuffle, President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked two top ministers in his cabinet. President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked two ministers in his cabinet. The affected ministers are Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Nanono and his counterpart Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman. This was contained in a statement announced by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Wednesday.

  8 months ago ago
Just In: President Muhammadu Buhari Sacks Two Top Ministers

SOCIETY

Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Ogun who were trying to pick ransom money

I stumbled on this news from Guardian.ng. I think you will love the details of the story. It is full of suspense and it is also intriguing. “The Police Command in Ogun has arrested two suspected kidnappers, Mohammed Abubakar, 42, and Clinton Niche, 18, while trying to collect ransom money at the Agbara area of the state.

  7 months ago ago
Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Ogun who were trying to pick ransom money

JUSTICE

Nnamdi Kanu's Trial Adjourned As DSS Fails To Produce Him In Court

Officials of the Department of State Services (DSS) reportedly failed to produce the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday, July 26. The IPOB leader who is facing terrorism-related charges was said to appear before Justice Binta Nnyako for the continuation of his trial.

  9 months ago ago
Nnamdi Kanu's Trial Adjourned As DSS Fails To Produce Him In Court

JUSTICE

Court Fixes Date For The Judgment Of Abdulrasheed Maina’s Son Trial

In a ruling on Friday, the Federal High Court in Abuja set the date of October 4 for the delivery of judgement in the trial of Faisal, the son of Abdulrasheed Maina, the contentious Chairman of the defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT). On October 2, Justice Okon Abang, the presiding judge, will deliver his decision in the trial, according to earlier reports from the Nigerian News Agency (NAN).

  10 months ago ago
Court Fixes Date For The Judgment Of Abdulrasheed Maina’s Son Trial

JUSTICE

Court Remands Eight Herdsmen For Kidnapping Ex-Minister's Son, Collecting N22million Ransom

Eight herdsmen who allegedly kidnapped the son of Prof Isaac Adewole, the former minister of health have been remanded by a Chief Magistrate. All Eight suspects were charged with 26-counts bordering on kidnapping, conspiracy, and the collection of N22 million ransom from the ex-minister. The kidnapping of the ex-ministers son was in June 2020.

  9 months ago ago
Court Remands Eight Herdsmen For Kidnapping Ex-Minister's Son, Collecting N22million Ransom

POLITICS

Replacement Of Sacked Ministers Shows President Buhari is Committed To Good Governance

It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari has released two of his ministers of their appointment, the affected ministers are that of agriculture and natural resources Mohammed Nanono and minister of power mammal Sale. The President had since redeployed Minister of environment Mohammed Abubakar to the ministry of Agriculture while the minister of State for works Aliyu Abubakar took over the ministry of power.

  8 months ago ago
Replacement Of Sacked Ministers Shows President Buhari is Committed To Good Governance

POLITICS

Nigeria's President sacks Agric Minister Nanono and his Power counterpart, Maman Sale

Nigeria's president, Major General Muhammadu Buhari has reportdly sacked the minister of Agriculture and his power counter part Sale Maman. According to a report by the Daily Independent, the Special Adviser to the president on media and publicity, Femi Adesina disclosed this on Wednesday. According to him the minister of Environment, Mohammed Abubakar has been redeployed to the Federal Ministry Of Agriculture whilst the Minister of State For Works, Abubakar Aliyu is to take over from Sale Maman.

  8 months ago ago
Nigeria's President sacks Agric Minister Nanono and his Power counterpart, Maman Sale

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Four teenagers arrested for rape, Governor El-Rufai fires 19 political appointees

The Katsina State Police command yesterday paraded four teenagers accused of attempted murder and rape. Three out of the suspects, who are all within the age of 18, were arrested for the attempted murder of one Mohammed Abubakar in the State. The trio, who admitted to committing the crime, were reported to have stabbed their victim with a deep cut on one side of his chest.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Four teenagers arrested for rape, Governor El-Rufai fires 19 political appointees