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Atiku: “Restructuring Is a Necessity, Not an Option”

– Posted in: Opinion

My attention has been drawn to a letter written to Premium Times in response to an essay on restructuring authored by me. Faced with an avalanche of public condemnation for his 360-degree turn on the concept of restructuring, it is understandable that the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has written to Premium Times to douse [...]

“Buhari’s Healthier Than 80% of Nigerians” –Ngige

– Posted in: politrick

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has described the age and health of President Muhammadu Buhari as superb for governance. Chris Ngige, a medical doctor and the current Minister of Labour and Employment, has revealed that President Buhari is healthier than 80% of Nigerians. According to him: “That man (Buhari) you see [...]

Company Involved In Flint Michigan Lead Poisoning bids to Manage Lagos water – Reuters

– Posted in: International News

Activists are concerned that Veolia, the company linked with the Flint, Michigan massive lead poisoning, is on the shortlist to manage two-thirds of water system in Lagos, Reuters reports. “I feel Veolia is a snake, and they slithered over to Lagos to try to increase their profit margins,” Nayyirah Shariff, director at Flint Rising activist [...]

EFCC Freezes Akwa Ibom State’s Government Accounts

– Posted in: politrick

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen all bank accounts belonging to Akwa Ibom State government. Reasons behind the freezing of the state government’s bank accounts by the anti-graft agency are not yet known. Meanwhile, the state commissioner for information, Charles Udoh said the state government will comment on the development soon. The [...]

Saraki Sponsored Tuesday’s Invasion of NASS – APC

– Posted in: politrick

The All Progressives Congress APC said it has investigated the circumstances surrounding Tuesday’s invasion of the National Assembly by security operatives and accused the Senate President, Bukola Saraki of sponsoring the plot to foment violence as part of his last-minute bid to halt his impeachment Yekini Nabena, acting National Publicity Secretary of the party in [...]

Akpabio Resigns as Senate Minority Leader

– Posted in: politrick

Senator Godswill Akpabio has resigned his position as the Senate Minority Leader. In his resignation letter sent to the Deputy Minority Leader, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha, he said his resignation came into effect on August 4th. A post shared by www.9jas.com (@9jasdotcom) on Aug 7, 2018 at 2:26am PDT He shared a photo of the letter [...]