(Photo Credit: Google) EFCC Arrests Ex-Abia Governor At Abuja Airport The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a former governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. (Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper) The ex-governor, who has been on the commission’s watch list, was intercepted at about 10 am this morning and brought to the headquarters of the EFCC at Jabi, Abuja, for the continuation of his interrogation.
1. Senator Kashim Ibrahim Shettima Kashim Ibrahim Shettima ( born 2 September 1966) is a current Senator and the former Governor of Borno State. In 2007, Shettima was appointed Commissioner of the Borno State Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. In 2011, he contested the Borno State governorship election and won under the platform of the now defunct All Nigeria People's Party(ANPP) and won re-election in 2015 under the APC platform.
Why Northern Leader Said That The South East Is To Be Blame for Her Inability To Produce A President
Photo Credit: Punch For many years the South East has been lamenting about being marginalised from Nigeria political calculation and not being able to rise to the highest political office in the country. The Igbos have heaped a large portion of the blame on the Hausa Fulani oligarchy.
The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum has backed the former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida after he stated that the next President of Nigeria must be a youth. The former Head of State made this known while disclosing the qualities that Nigeria's next President must possess.
Many Nigerians want to know why the embattled Super Cop, Abba Kyari, was seen in a viral video with Governor Babagaba Zulum of Borno State and Senator Kashim Shettima. Image credit: Manhaja The viral video shows Kyari having a handshake with Zulum and Shettima in a house.
Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, says he does not know the residence of embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, who was indicted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for an alleged role in a $1.1m fraud allegedly committed by money laundering suspect, Abass Ramon, aka Hushpuppi.
Governor Babagana Zulum declares he does not know the residence of the embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, who was indicted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for an alleged role in a $1.1m fraud allegedly committed by money laundering suspect, Abass Ramon, aka Hushpuppi, and four others.
Recent statements from the National President of Arewa Youth Consultative Forum have indicated that the Southern leaders may achieve their aim of producing the next President if the right approach is followed. Recall that the AYCF National President, Yerima Shettima had earlier said that the North would not be intimidated by the decision of the Southern Governors.
Why APC Should Pick Shettima, Others As Chairman -Ayodele. The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, on Friday, advised the All Progressives Congress, APC, on who to pick as its next National Chairman. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria Primate Ayodele said APC should pick from Senator Kashim Shettima, Mallam Isa Yuguda and Senator Tanko Al-Makura as National Chairman.
Today is a special day to the entire Muslims across the world, Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid festival with so much joy and happiness. Eid festival only comes ones in a year, it is indeed a festival to remember, that is why every Muslim is trying his possible best to make it a great one.
The National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF Yerima Shettima has said that those whose are agitations are endangering the lives of Nigerians should be dealt with in line with Buhari's directive. Shettima particularly faulted the approach taken by IPOB in fighting for secession. The Arewa Youth President made this statement during an interview with Sahara Reporters.
On Sunday, the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, or AYCF, issued a warning that "nothing must happen to DCP Abba Kyari." The AYCF issued the warning while chastising a US court for ordering the arrest of Abba Kyari, the Deputy Commissioner of Police. Yerima Shettima, the AYCF's National President, also slammed "the attempted intimidation of a police officer directly within his autonomous fatherland."
The governor of Borno state, Babagana Zulum told the public that he does not know where the suspended DCP of police, Abba Kyari lives. He said he does not know his residence. The suspended DCP of police was linked to fraud committed by money laundering suspect, Hushpuppi.
For quite a long period of time now, Northern Nigeria has been plagued with a lot of security challenges ranging from Boko Haram insurgency in North Eastern Nigeria down to armed banditry in Northwest. This lingering issue of armed banditry has led to the death of many innocent Nigerians.
Photo credit: Opera News ( Muiz Banire with Bola Tinubu) The former national legal adviser of the All progressive Congress - Muiz Banire paid the national leader of the party and former governor of Lagos state - Bola Tinubu a visit in London,where he is recuperating from an undisclosed illness.
On Friday, the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, spoke out against the re-election of elderly and ailing politicians in the 2023 presidential race. Yerima Shettima, the AYCF's national president, stated that the organisation would not accept the re-election of old, frail, and ailing Nigerians to the presidency.
The Arewa youths under the aegis of Arewa Youths Consultative Forum (AYCF) has declared that they will not accept any old and sick candidate in the coming 2023 general elections. The forum issued the warning on Friday ahead of the 2023 presidential election. While speaking, the National Chairman of the forum, Yerima Shettima stressed that the group will not condone the practice of presenting old, weak, and sick candidates for the presidency.
Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Gumi has been told by the National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF), Alhaji Yerima Shettima, that bandits should not be made to feel they are important to deserve amnesty. Shettima said this in an interview with Sun Newspaper, noting that he does not agree with the Kaduna-based cleric on how bandits should be treated.
Shettima stated that because politics is a numbers game, Southern governors need to bring their heads down and lobby as North would mobilise to produce Nigeria's next president The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum has guaranteed that the country's next president is elected from the country's northern region in 2023.
“I have often said this show promotes immorality and the Nigerian government should please ban it, it should not be allowed to be aired in our country. “You see, a lot of people watch to see immorality acts, those sex things displaying their unclothedness, and they have made it look like a show of immorality so, this must be discouraged".