• Former Sultan, Ibrahim Dasuki buried

    Former Sultan, Ibrahim Dasuki buried

    According to reports, the remains of late Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki, the 18th Sultan of Sokoto, who died on Monday at the Nigeria-Turkish hospital, Abuja, after a protracted illness, had been buried.

    Late Dasuki was buried at Hubbaren Shehu, Sokoto, after a funeral prayer at Sultan Bello Juma’at Mosque in Sokoto.

    Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal in a condolence message by his spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, stated that Sultan Dasuki gave his all to ensure communal harmony and educational development of the citizenry.

    “The history […]

  • Jimoh Ibrahim begins campaign, pledges to restore electricity supply

    Jimoh Ibrahim begins campaign, pledges to restore electricity supply

    Factional candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimoh Ibrahim, has promised to restore electricity supply in the south senatorial district of the state.

    Ibrahim made the promise when he started his campaign in Okitipupa Local Council area on Wednesday.The candidate said he would ensure that the areas were connected to regular electricity supply within his first three months in office.

    He condemned the “I don’t care” attitude of the outgoing administration of Governor Olusegun Mimiko to the protracted outage in the […]

  • Ibrahim submits court papers declaring him guber candidate to INEC

    Ibrahim submits court papers declaring him guber candidate to INEC

    Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Global Fleet, Mr Jimoh Ibrahim, yesterday, submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the court papers declaring him the authentic candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 26 governorship election in Ondo State.

    Ibrahim’s lawyers went to the INEC headquarters yesterday to formally submit the case documents to the electoral body.

    The Global Fleet boss belongs to the former Borno State governor, Modu Sheriff’s faction of the PDP.

    But, on Friday, the Abuja division of […]

  • Ibrahim, son of late Pres. Yar’Adua graduates from London University (photo)

    Ibrahim, son of late Pres. Yar’Adua graduates from London University (photo)

    Ibrahim, the son of late Nigerian president, Umaru Musa Yar’adua graduated from Brunel University London with a degree in Law on Tuesday July 13.

    Ibrahim, the son of late Nigerian president, Umaru Musa Yar’adua graduated from Brunel University London with a degree in Law on Tuesday July

  • Former President, Ibrahim Babangida Seriously Sick & Unable to Walk Unaided

    Former President, Ibrahim Babangida Seriously Sick & Unable to Walk Unaided

    Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida , is reportedly seriously ill, a source close to his hilltop mansion in Minna has revealed. Nigeria’s former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd), is reportedly seriously ill, a source close to his hilltop mansion in Minna, the Niger State capital, has informed the publication yesterday.

    The source also disclosed that the former military leader has been ill for a while, resulting in his inability to attend most public functions.

    Though ThisDay could not ascertain […]