Category Archives: Presidency

2019: Group bags north to back Igbo presidency

BY UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE ABA – Ahead of the 2019 Presidential poll, a pan Igbo group; Actualization for Igbo Presidency, has urged the political stakeholders in the North to ensure that an Igbo man emerges President of Nigeria, to enhance national cohesion. President General, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo (r) discussing with the Minister for Labour […]

Jonathan’s wife’s sins catching up on her — Presidency

Buhari’s govt running on lies, propaganda —Jonathan By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Dirisu Yakubu & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, dismissed the All Progressives Congress, APC-led administration as running on the steam of lies and propaganda. President Muhammadu Buhari and Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan His assertion was immediately dismissed by the Presidency […]

No $25bn NNPC contract missing – Presidency

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency Sunday said that neither the report that $25 billion worth of oil contracts were awarded by the NNPC nor that $25 billion in NNPC funds was missing was true. The Presidency host Eid al-adha lunch at the Banquet hall, State House, Abuja Sunday The Senior Special Assistant to […]

Presidency, Afenifere spokesman, Ikpeazu clash over restructuring

…I suspect restructuring advocates a both form of opposition—Adesin …It’s uncharitable to think restructuring ‘ll lead to disintegration—Odumakin By Johnbosco Agbakwuru restructuring ABUJA – THERE was sharp disagreement yesterday between the presidency and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State as well as the spokesman of the Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin on the clamour […]

Presidency condemns killing of another Nigerian in S.Africa

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has condemned the latest extra judicial killing of another Nigerian, Ibrahim Badmus, allegedly by South African Police, the third in a month. Dabiri-Erewa, in a statement on Friday in Abuja said the latest incident was gradually eroding the confidence of Nigerians in […]

Group strategises for Igbo presidency in 2019

By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA- A group, Igbo Presidency Organization of Nigeria, IPON, has held a town hall meeting in Aba, Abia state, with an appeal to the North and South West geo political zones of the country to join hands with the South East zone to produce a Nigerian president of Igbo extraction in 2019. […]