Senators loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari had started collating signatures of their members as part of efforts to frustrate move by the Senate to veto the electoral bill, The Punch learnt on Wednesday. It was also learnt that some All Progressives Congress governors have intervened to ensure that the Senate’s decision to override Buhari’s veto […]

A former Minister of Mines and Power and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Oyo State, Elder Wole Oyelese, on Wednesday told a former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, that he could not intimidate the party by threatening to dump the PDP. Oyelese was reacting to Ladoja’s threat to leave the PDP […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said his administration’s response to the February 19 abduction of 110 students of Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State was better than the response of the last administration to a similar abduction in Chibok, Borno State. He said while the Federal Government under his watch swung into […]

Edo State Commissioner for Minerals, Oil and Gas, Mr. Joseph Ugheoke, has commended Independent Marketers of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) in Benin metropolis for complying with the stipulated pump price of N145 per litre fuel. Ugheoke gave the commendation after the monitoring of petrol stations in Benin City, Edo State capital. “The monitoring team from […]

A presidential aspirant, Dr. Thomas Wilson -Ikubese, has advocated for the restructuring of the country before the 2019 general elections. Ikubese, who is a chieftain of the National Conscience Party, NCP, said President Muhammadu Buhari must summon the courage to implement the most critical aspects of restructuring of the country before handing over power in […]



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