Today's Headlines: INEC Changed Tinubu, Peter Obi’s Scores During The Election, Osinbajo Presides Over Special FEC Meeting Two Weeks To Handover
How INEC, Government Officials Changed Tinubu, Peter Obi’s Scores During Presidential Election An investigation by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on the February 25 Nigeria's presidential election has found evidence suggesting a lot of results may have been manipulated. SaharaReporters reported that on March 1, 2023 the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof Mahmood Yakubu declared the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu as the winner and declared him as the “president-elect.”
Today's Headlines:Calls For Suspension Of Tinubu Swearing-In Unnecessary-Bature, Obasanjo endorses Akpabio, Abbas as Senate President, Speaker
Calls for suspension of Tinubu’s swearing-in unnecessary Photo Credit: p.m.news The President, National Patriotic Elders’ Forum of Nigeria, Dr Bature AbdulAziz has dismissed those calling for the suspension of swearing-in of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, saying they are ignorant of the law.
Today's Headlines: US To Impose Visa Ban On Nigerians Undermining Democracy, Obi, Atiku, Tinubu, Hail Hilda Baci For Showcasing True Nigerian Spirit
US To Impose Visa Ban On Nigerians Undermining Democracy Photo credit: channels television The United States has taken steps to impose visa restrictions on specific individuals in Nigeria for undermining the democratic process during the just concluded 2023 general elections. The US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, disclosed this on Monday.
Today's Headlines: Akpabio: Tinubu is God’s choice — his presidency is a nationalistic project, Saraki cautions outgoing governors to avoid undue interference with successors
Akpabio: Tinubu is God’s choice — his presidency is a nationalistic project Photo Credit: The Cable Godswill Akpabio, former governor of Akwa Ibom, says President-elect Bola Tinubu is “God’s own choice” for the leadership of the country. Akpabio spoke on Sunday when he was hosted by Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos state governor.
Shettima Lists Names That Comes To Mind Whenever Obasanjo's Name Is Mentioned
Former Nigerian President Chief Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo has been praised for his ability to develop persons by the vice president-elect, Kashim Shettima. Shettima claimed in a now-viral video that certain names of notable Nigerians spring to mind whenever the former president's name is uttered. As he was making his list, he mentioned a few names that would come to mind: Ribadu, Dangote, Otedola, and Elumelu Jim Ovia.
They Attacked Saraki for Not Approving Mysterious Loans as Senate President -PDP's Tunji Abdulhameed
A chieftain of the PDP, Tunji Abdulhameed, has said that Nigeria's debt profile could have been worse if Bukola Saraki had not curbed loan requests from the executive. In his interview, Tunji recalled some of the things that happened to Saraki over his refusal to grant loan requests.
Today's Headlines: Tinubu Inauguration Can't Be Stopped - IG; Outgoing Governors Should Avoid Undue Interference With Successors
I-G Baba: May 29 presidential inauguration cannot be stopped Photo credits:P.M News The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba on Monday said nothing can stop inauguration of President-Elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu on 29 May as scheduled. IGP Baba said this on Monday while cautioning those plotting to disrupt the May 29 presidential inauguration.
Dr. Bukola Saraki marks the Children's day celebration with heartwarming Photos of School Children
Fans of Dr. Bukola Saraki expressed delight and admiration as the former Senate President shared heartwarming photos with school children to mark Children's Day. Dr. Saraki took to his Twitter page to share the pictures, accompanied by a thoughtful caption that highlighted the significance of nurturing children's aspirations and fostering a love for learning.
The Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde appoints accountant general, 11 Perm Secs
Photo showing Hon. Seyi Makinde, the governor of Oyo State, Nigeria. Oyo State's governor, Seyi Makinde, approved Kikelomo Adegoke's appointment as the official comptroller general of the state on Friday. According to VANGUARD NEWS, Olubunmi Oni, the state's head of service, made this declaration in a press release in Ibadan, the state's capital, and added that the governor had also approved the appointment of 11 permanent secretaries in the civil service.
Govenor Adeleke to dualise Old garage-Okefia-Lameco area.
The Executive Governor Osun state, Senator Ademola Nurudeen Jackson Adeleke has concluded plan to dualise Old garage-Okefia-Lameco junction in Osogbo the state capital and he equally directs councils to construct 1.5 km roads each. This was made known on Saturday 20th May, 2022 by Engineer Olusola Ajao, the coordinating director, Osun State Ministry of Works and Transport as he appeared on Osun State Broadcasting Corporation(OSBC) Radio and Television weekly programme "Imole Ayo" put in place by the Chief Press Secretary to Govenor Adeleke, Mallam Olawale Rasheed to promote the activities of Governor Adeleke's administration.
Today's Headlines: 10th NASS: Yari Snubs APC Zoning Formula, Police Detain Seun Kuti In Lagos
10th NASS: Yari snubs APC zoning formula As the battle for the leadership of the 10th Senate gathers momentum, the All Progressives Congress’ zoning formula for the National Assembly Presiding offices by the National Working Committee still seems to be brewing problems as members of the National Assembly continue to reject it.
Lagos State Governor, Reveal The Reason, Behind The Dissolution Of His Cabinets.
According to VanguardNews, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu has announced the dissolution of his cabinet before being sworn in for a second term on Monday. A circular issued on Wednesday, by the head of the service, Hakeem Muri Okunola, said all appointed commissioners, special advisers and others would officially vacate their positions on Friday, in line with Sanwo Olu's direction.
Today's Headlines: Buhari Above Financial Scandal - Garba Shehu, Ooni Unveils Latest Wife, Olori Akinmuda
Buhari Above Financial Scandal, Says Garba Shehu Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, on Tuesday, said the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), is above scandal, adding that the president does not have any bank account stashed with corrupt money.
Today's Headlines: NADECO Asks Biden Not To Recognise Tinubu As President Until End Of Litigation , Ondo Monarch Dies At 80
NADECO Asks Biden Not To Recognise Tinubu As President Until End Of Litigation Photo credit: Independent Nigeria The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) has called on President Joe Biden of the United States (US) not to recognise the government of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu until the end of the ongoing litigation challenging his victory.
Today's Headlines:Be The Solution To Nigeria’s Problems–Saraki;Senate Presidency: I won't step down, Yari vows
Be The Solution To Nigeria’s Problems–Saraki Photo Credit:Gaurdian Nigeria Former Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki has implored the incoming state governors across Nigeria to make sure they put in their best so as to find the solution to the problems bedevelling the country. With the 2023 general elections done and dusted, the governors-elect are only waiting to take their rightful positions come May 29 when their inaugurations will take place across the nation.
Don’t interfere in your successors activities- Saraki
As they get ready to leave office later this month, outgoing governors have been admonished by former Senate President Bukola Saraki to refrain from meddling in their states' governance. Additionally, he urged the 18 governors to prepare for life beyond office by making the necessary changes to fulfill their roles in the advancement of the country.
Prepare For Life Without Free Rams, Hampers, Saraki Tells Outgoing Govs
Former Senate President Bukola Saraki has reminded outgoing governors that power is transient. According to Daily trust, Speaking at a farewell dinner for 18 outgoing governors in Abuja, Saraki, a former governor of Kwara, urged them to prepare for life after office which he said can be very challenging.
Today's Headlines:Buhari Must Redeem His Electoral Legacy By Sacking INEC Boss–Bwala; FG Rejects Bill To Halt Doctors’ Migration
Buhari Must Redeem His Electoral Legacy By Sacking INEC Boss–Bwala Photo Credit:Daily Post Nigeria Daniel Bwala, spokesperson, PDP Presidential Campaign Council, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari must redeem his electoral legacy by sacking the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Yakubu Mahmood.
Saraki cautions outgoing governors to avoid interference with successors
According to Vanguard News, Sen. Bukola Saraki, a former president of the Senate, has warned departing governors to refrain from exerting undue influence over their successors after they leave office on May 29. At a farewell dinner for departing governors hosted by the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) on Sunday in Abuja, the former governor of Kwara provided the advice.
Prepare For Life After Their Tenure, Saraki Says
Former Senate President Bukola Saraki has delivered a message to outgoing governors, urging them to prepare for life after their tenure. During a farewell dinner for the 18 outgoing governors in Abuja, Saraki emphasized that the usual perks of receiving free rams and hampers will no longer be available.