Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations yesterday claimed that the former Chairman of the committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin shut them out completely during the budget process only to surface after two weeks with a completed work.
In this piece, OLUSOLA FABIYI writes on the members of the Peoples Democratic Party seeking the party’s leadership positions at the August 17 national convention and the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff’s factor
In a bid to flush out the pipeline vandals operating at Ishawo and Igando areas of Ikorodu in Lagos, Arepo, Awawa, Elepete and Ibafo areas of Ogun State, the military has launched an intensive offensive against the cartel by bombing the area.
BARELY one week after the intervention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors in the crisis rocking the National Assembly, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the party, Comrade Timi Frank, has called for the resignation of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC), insisting that they have failed in the management of the rift.
Former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters has reminded the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla that the President is a President to all Nigerians and not to just the All Progressives Congress Party and as such, the Bakassi people would continue to seek his assistance in properly resettling the Bakassi people.
The agitation by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-west to clinch the chairmanship position may be threatened by infighting within the geo-political zone.
Governor Umarru Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa state and the national leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over downward review of workers salaries in the state occasioned by the dwindling fortunes of revenue.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has blocked the accounts of a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, and others implicated in the $15billion arms deals.
Prince Tunji Ogunlola is the Ekiti State Chairman of Conference of All Political Parties (CNPP).
Following the continued detention of the Biafra Radio director, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, by the Federal Government, a group, the Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC), has demanded the immediate release of the activist, saying it is long overdue.