Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, yesterday boasted that he works harder than most APC governors in projecting the image of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Ayade stated that he ended politics soon after the 2015 elections, adding that he would spend the next one year commissioning projects.
“I am in love with the style and ability of President Muhammadu Buhari as leader of Nigerians. He does not see himself as a party leader but as father of the country.
“His efforts at streamlining the […]
Following the visit of former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.) to President Buhari, the former has disclosed the issues they discussed it the closed door session.
Abubakar said this in an interview with State House correspondents at the end of the meeting which was held inside the President’s office.
The former military ruler however refused to disclose the specific issues he discussed with the President when reporters asked him to do so.
“I came to discuss issues of national interest and […]
Speaker of the House of representatives, Yakubu Dogara addressed state house correspondents after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari.
Read Transcript of Dogara’s interview after the meeting:
Journalists: Was the issue of alleged budget padding discussed?
Dogara: What is budget padding?
Journalists: The language emanated from your chambers?
Dogara: I don’t know, educate me. I am a lawyer and the speaker, and I have never heard of the word padding, what does padding mean?
Journalists: Your former chairman of appropriation is saying you padded the budget
Three militant groups in the Niger Delta region, Reformed Egbesu Boys of the Niger Delta, Egbesu Red Water Lions and Egbesu Mightier Fraternity have capitulated on their earlier decision not to allow the Niger Delta Dialogue and Contact Group, NDDCG, to represent them in the ongoing dialogue with the Federal Government.
A former military governor of old Rivers State, His Royal Majesty Alfred Diette-Spiff is the leader of NDDCG, which is a member of the Aaron Team 2 put in place […]