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Politics
  • Came to condole Buhari over the loss of two relatives, not 2019 – APC governors February 16, 2018 Okorocha Buhari image

    State Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday said their mission to Daura, Katsina state, was merely to condole President Muhammadu Buhari over the loss of two members of his extended family. The Chairman of the APC Governors’ Forum, Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, stated this when he fielded questions from newsmen after ...

  • Tuface Idibia, Banky W, Efe Omorogbe hit the streets to mobilize for voters registration February 16, 2018 Banky W image

    Different Civic Society Organizations and celebrities took to the streets in a nationwide sensitization to educate and encourage the masses on registering to vote.

    The march, which took place under the auspices of One Voice Nigeria, simultaneously took place in 18 states and the federal capital territory.Hip-hop star, TuFace Idibia, who was part of the sensitization ...

  • I will not resign, I am being victimised – Jacob Zuma February 14, 2018 zuma image

    Jacob Zuma has refused to heed calls to step down as South African president, denouncing moves by the ruling African Nation Congress (ANC) party to remove him following a string of damaging corruption scandals.

    The ANC formally asked him to resign on Tuesday.“I am being victimised here. I think there has been a misinterpretation,” Zuma said ...

  • APC leader, Chief Bisi Akande, Tinubu on condolence visit to Buhari February 13, 2018 Akande, Tinubu image

    All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, Chief Bisi Akande, said his visit to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja was not political but to commiserate with him on his bereavement.

    Akande, pioneer National Chairman of the party, was at the Presidential Villa in company with another leader of the party, Sen. Bola Tinubu. The visit was ...

  • President Muhammadu Buhari loses 2 family members in Daura February 10, 2018 Pres. Buhari image

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s extended family has been struck by the loss of two senior members who died within a few hours of each other.

    Hajiya Halima Dauda who was buried in Daura on Saturday morning is the President’s niece and younger sister to his close associate and nephew Malam Mamman Daura.

    She died at about the age ...

  • Breaking: Obasanjo registers with Coalition for Nigeria February 1, 2018

    Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has registered with his Coalition for Nigeria Movement, CMN.

    DAILY POST reports that he registered in Ogun state at the secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Oke-Ilewo Abeokuta.

    Obasanjo said the coalition is on course to defeat the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in 2019 nationwide.

    “This ...

  • Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi rejects Obasanjo`s call for coalition, advises Buhari to quit January 29, 2018

    The major opposition party in the country, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi state chapter, has rejected the call for a third force by the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo.

    The chairman of the party, Barr. Onyekachi Nwebonyi made this known while in a chat with DAILY POST in Ebonyi. He said PDP was the only alternative ...

  • UN workers protest against Donald Trump in Gaza January 29, 2018 Donald Trump img

    Official says 13,000 employees of the UNRelief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) on Monday began a one-day strike, protesting U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to freeze funding to the agency.

    Secretary-General of the UNRWA employees’ union Yousef Hamdouna told reporters that the aim of the general strike is to force donor states to pressure the U.S. to reverse ...

  • FG orders security agencies to monitor on social media posts January 25, 2018 buhari&governors img

    The federal government has directed security agencies to tackle the propagation of hate speech, especially through social media.

    The order was given at a security meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja.

    Mansur Dan Ali, minister of defence, had described the trend of hate speech on social media as worrisome.

    “Relevant security ...

  • Breaking: PDP senators prevent colleague from defecting to APC January 17, 2018

    The Nigerian Senate, on Wednesday was thrown into a rowdy session as it was about recording the first official cross-carpeting for the year 2018.

    Senator Sonni Ogbuoji ( Ebonyi South) had come under order 43 of the rules of the Senate to announce his official defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All ...