What Ooni Discussed With VP, Osinbajo In Closed Doors

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi on Friday met behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting which lasted for about forty-five minutes was held at Vice President Osinbajo’s office in the State House. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that Oba Adeyeye had on Thursday paid a similar […]

Presidential Tribunal: Atiku Begs For More Time To Conclude Case

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has appealed to the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal for more time to close their case. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that today (Friday) is the last day of the 10 days given to the duo to conclude their case at the tribunal. Recall that the […]

Photo News: Buhari Receives Ooni Of Ife At State House, Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Adeyeye Ogunwusi at the State House, Abuja. Africa News24 (AN24) obtained this information about the visit via a Twitter handle of the Presidency Office of Digital Engagement, PODE. Earlier today, President @MBuhari received in audience Ooni of Ife, His Imperial majesty, Oba @OoniAdimulaIfe […]

Senate Confirms Buhari’s Appointment Of NCC Commissioners

The 9th Senate on Thursday confirmed four Commissioners for the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that President Muhammadu Buhari had sent their names to the Upper Legislative chambers for confirmation. Buhari’s request was contained in three letters read by Senate President Ahmad Lawan on the floor of the upper legislative chamber last […]

Atiku vs Buhari: PDP Accuses INEC Official Of $10,000 Bribe

A witness for the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Ali, while speaking at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday alleged that an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission identified as Abubakar Kaura was found with the sum of $10,000 dollars on the day of the election. Ali, who claimed that he was the ward […]

Northern Groups React To Obasanjo’s Open Letter To Buhari

Following the open letter released by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Coalition of Northern Groups has stated that the only way to solve the problems in Nigeria is through a peaceful referendum. The group further stated that those behind the crisis in the country should not be allowed to participate in the peaceful talk of […]

Open Letter To Buhari: Obasanjo Expresses Fear Over Insecurity

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed serious concern over the bate of attacks across all parts of the country. This was contained in an open letter personally signed and addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday The letter reads thus; OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT, GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI I am constrained to write to […]

Buhari Celebrates Soyinka On His Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on his 85th birthday on Friday, described him as “one of the country’s greatest pride, and a universal brand”. Buhari’s congratulatory messaged was delivered through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesinain during the occasion in Abuja. It read thus; “President Muhammadu Buhari […]

Presidential Tribunal: Unidentified Gunmen Attack PDP’s Witnesses

Some witnesses expected to testify for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate Atiku Abubakar at the presidential election petition tribunal have been attacked by unknown gunmen. Dr. Livy Uzoukwu, the lead counsel for the PDP and Atiku/Obi at the Tribunal informed the court that the witnesses were attacked on their way from their […]

Court Strikes Out Suit Challenging Appointment Of Tanko As CJN

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday, dismissed a suit challenging the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Africa News24 (AN24) understands that President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday forwarded the name of Justice Muhammad, to the Senate for approval as the substantive CJN. He also sought the […]

Senate Reveals When Buhari Will Submit ‘Next Level’ Ministerial List

The 9th Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, says the upper legislative chamber will be in receipt of President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list before the end of the week. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the Senate President made this known on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday, July 10, after Albert Bassey, senator representing Akwa Ibom […]

Just In: Buhari Asks Senate To Confirm Tanko Muhammad As CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari in a letter on Thursday requested the Senate to confirm the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad as the substantive CJN. The letter was read by Senate President, Ahmad Lawan at plenary following the recommendation by the National Judicial Council (NJC) that the acting CJN be confirmed. Muhammad has been […]