ELECTION: Atiku to meet Obi, Kwankwaso for support

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said that he is meeting with the candidates of the New Nigerian People Party, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Labour Party’s Peter Obi to support his ambition in the forthcoming election. Atiku reveal this in a 15-minute interview with BBC Hausa service on Tuesday.During an interview…

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NEPZA hails Okpukpara’s appointment to Int’l Jewelry Board, mulls collaboration with Gemstones’ professionals

Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, Managing Director of the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) said that the country’s gemstones Industry was speedily gaining global attention with the appointment of Mrs Amina Okpukpara to the International Board of the Women Jewelry Association, New York. Adesugba made the address while congratulating Okpukpara and other new members of the…

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Tribunal: Gov. Adeleke did not forge any certificate – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party Iosun state has made an announcement that they seek to clarify a very sinister component of the Kangaroo judgement on Osun Governorship election. “Governor Ademola Adeleke did not forge any certificate or testimonial. According to an advisory press release, signed by the spokesperson to the Gov. Adeleke, Mallam Olawale Rasheed noted…

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POLLS: Presidential candidates to sign peace accord against exploiting youths for violence

Ready to Lead Africa, a civil society organisation, on Monday said it would lead Presidential Candidates to commit against exploiting youths for violence ahead of the General Elections. Mr Godbless Otubure, Founder, Ready to Lead Africa, made this known at a news conference, themed: “Youth-led Presidential Peace Accord and Unveiling of the National Youth Peace…

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EFCC apprehend new Naira notes sellers in Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said it arrested members of a syndicate of currency racketeers keeping and trading in the new Naira notes in Abuja. According to the EFCC spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, the operations were carried out in Zone 4 and Dei Dei axis of the Federal Capital Territory between Saturday and Monday….

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