The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has demanded for immediate explanation from President Muhammadu Buhari and the Kano State Governor, Abdulahi Ganduje, on the alleged attempted assassination of the party’s Deputy National Chairman, PDP Presidential Campaign Council and former Governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Kwakwaso by hired hoodlums on Thursday.
The National Publicity Secretary of the Party, Kola Ologbondiyan.
… Be ready to accept defeat in good fate – PDP tells Buhari
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday said political jobbers are swindling President Muhammadu Buhari of huge sums in the guise of endorsing him as their candidate.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
The re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari in Saturday’s Presidential poll got a boost Thursday with his endorsement by 12 other presidential candidates under the auspices of Forum of Presidential candidates of political parties for good governance.
Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed fear over emerging plot to destabilise the rescheduled presidential elections, adding that there were also plot to leave the Presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, vulnerable during the election.
APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu.
Obiora Ifoh, Abuja
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on Nigerians, party members and supporters to pray for peace and the success of the forthcoming 2019 General Elections.
Former Swiss soldier Johan Cosar, photographed in Syria in 2015.
Johan Cosar went to Syria not to fight for the Islamic State group, but against them. Now, the former Swiss army officer is facing a military tribunal back home.
… Lagos, Kano, Kaduna, Katsina top collection, Ekiti, Bayelsa, FCT, Yobe record least collection
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
At least 72.8 million Nigerians who have collected their Permanent Voter’s Cards, PVCs are eligible to vote in this Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections.
Thirty engineering graduates have been inducted to the fifth batch of the Shell Nigeria internship programme, a four-year old scheme designed to help young graduate engineers upscale their skills in readiness for employment in the energy sector.
…Shell, Chevron Exxon Mobil To Pay About $2-$5Bn Each
The federal government has directed international oil companies to immediately pay nearly US$20 billion in taxes they owed to local states, industry and government in a move that could deter investment in the country, Channel News Asia reports.
The Advisory Boards for The Nigeria Prize for Science, The Nigeria Prize for Literature and The Literary Criticism Prize, sponsored by Nigeria LNG (NLNG) Limited, have published the Call for Entries for the 2019 edition of the prizes, flagging off this year’s competitions.