WAEC: What Buhari did to collect his certificate – Presidency reveals

The Presidency has explained how President Muhammadu Buhari got his certificate from the West African Examination Council, WAEC, after many years. His special assistant on New media, Bashir Ahmaad in response to questions on how Buhari collected his certificate, urged Nigerians with missing certificates to apply. Ahmad said all the president did was to pay N20,000 and submit two photographs to WAEC. He wrote: “In case you don’t know, just as President Buhari did, you can also obtain ‘Attestation of Results’ from WAEC Nigeria. “Lost your certificate? Submit your two…

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SARAKI EMERGES DG, ATIKU CAMPAIGN

The appointment, which had been subject of media speculation for days, was confirmed to THISDAY this morning by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, who said zonal coordinators had also been named after long hours of meetings by the PDP hierarchy. Senate President Bukola Saraki has been named the director-general of campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The appointment, which had been subject of media speculation for days, was confirmed to THISDAY this morning by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola…

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Fake government agents defraud Delta landowners of N3million

Fake government agents defraud Delta landowners of N3million. Supposed agents of government accused of duping unsuspecting members of the public across Delta State, have allegedly defrauded land owners in Asaba of N3 million. The victims, it was gathered, included those who left their lands undeveloped for years, allowing such parcels to be overgrown with weeds, a situation the fraudulent agents took advantages of, to carry out their fraudulent act. Addressing journalists on Thursday in Asaba, the victims: Mr. Emmanuel Akporobo, Johnbull Osaweh and Nwanbudike Awani, admitted leaving the landed property…

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Over 30 per cent farmland lost to flooding in 2018 – Uduaghan

The Delta South Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has lamented the devastating effects of flooding this year, 2018. He said “it has led to premature harvesting and destruction of farmlands, including fish ponds in the country, particularly in the oil-rich region.” Uduaghan made the assertion at his Warri residence while speaking in commemoration of the 2018 World Food Day. The former Delta State governor said 30 percent farmlands have been lost to the ravaging floods. He said the situation will no doubt result…

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2019: President Buhari speaks on plan for general election

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the forthcoming general elections will be free and fair. The President assured Nigerians and the international community that the election will usher the country into another clime of maturity, peace and unity. According to a statement forwarded to DAILY POST by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Buhari said this when he received Letters of Credence from four ambassadors at the State House. The Ambassadors include Yutaka Kikuta of the Peoples’ Republic of Japan. Buhari pointed out that the country’s…

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Fayose surrenders to EFCC

Former Ekiti governor Ayo Fayose voluntarily reported at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission office in Jabi Abuja, as he promised. He reported Tuesday afternoon, although about one hour later than he promised, wearing a T-shirt with the inscription, ‘EFCC I’m here’. He arrived along with Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers and former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode. The former Ekiti governor, whose successor, Kayode Fayemi was sworn in today, carried a travelling bag, in case the EFCC decides to hold him overnight. Share on: WhatsApp

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BREAKING: Obasanjo Forgives And Enodores Atiku, Says He will Act Better Than Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 presidential election, describing him as better than incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari. Abubakar, who served as Obasanjo’s deputy between 1999 and 2007, is the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Accompanied by top members of the opposition party, Abubakar visited Obasanjo in Abeokuta on Thursday. While receiving his guests, Obasanjo publicly admitted that he has been having a running battle with the PDP candidate but said he had forgiven him. He expressed delight over the tribute Abubakar…

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PDP presidential primary election: Live results from Port Harcourt

Results of voting from the two-day National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have started trickling in. The main opposition party is expected to confirm its presidential candidate to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), for the 2019 presidential election. Among the aspirants hoping to grab the party’s single ticket are former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar; Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki; the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal; former Governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso; A two-time Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido,…

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Ronaldo To Miss All Portugal’s Autumn Internationals – Coach

Cristiano Ronaldo will not take part in Portugal’s next four internationals, the national coach Fernando Santos said on Thursday, refusing to give any reasons. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner missed the two internationals Portugal played in September. At the time, Santos suggested that the 33-year-old’s absence was temporary and intended to help the star attacker adapt after his move from Real Madrid to Juventus. Since then accusations that Ronaldo committed rape in 2009, which the player denies, have resurfaced. This autumn, Portugal are due to play three Nations League games,…

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Nigeria at 58: How Buhari lied to Nigerians in his Independence Day speech – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the Independence Day Anniversary speech by President Muhammadu Buhari, as a “litany of false claims, empty assertions and bogus promises.” The party stated that while the President was “fictitiously asserting that our economy had made progress under him and that there is enabling environment for local and foreign investments, hard economic reality shows that not only has the nation become more economically disadvantaged under him, it now ranks as one of the world’s poorest.” A statement by PDP’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan said, “Perhaps,…

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