I HAVE NOT RESIGNED SAYS OSINBAJO

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has dispelled rumors of his intention to resign as been speculated in some quarters. Unconfirmed reports on social media had claimed Mr Osinbajo threatened to step aside over his exclusion from the security meeting held on Wednesday. President Muhammadu Buhari, some State governors particularly from the Northern region, alongside security chiefs gathered at the presidential villa to discuss some security challenges in the region. POLITICS TIMES observed that the vice president was absent from the meeting. This led to rumors flying around that he was not…

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PMB MEETING WITH NORTHERN GOVERNORS, SERVICE CHIEFS, OSINBAJO DENIED ENTRY – DOYIN OKUPE

According to a tweet By Doyin Okupe and Professor yemi Osinbajo was humiliated when he attempted entry into a security involving Mr Buhari, service chiefs and some selected Northern Governors. He posted this quote from Yemi Osinbajo ‘I Wasn’t informed of the meeting, when I heard of it, I was refused entrance. Yet, Governors were allowed to attend. -Osinbanjo- If this quote is confirmed , it will not be the first time the cabal is treating Osinbajo this way. The VP who is considered a paper weight politician is not…

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COURT BARS INEC FROM ACCEPTING APC OKIGWE FED. CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATE FOR NASS ELECTION

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, has barred Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from accepting or listing the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Ehime/Mbano/Ihitte Uboma Federal Constituency (Okigwe South) in Imo State,in the rescheduled February 23, National Assembly election. The development sealed the hope of the APC of fielding any candidate for Okigwe South as the spate of losses suffered by the party continues unabated. This followed similar losses in Zamfara and Rivers states. Justice Bello Kawu dashed the hope of the party when he declared…

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NIGERIA FIRST EVER SUPERMODEL, YEMI FAWAZ DIES AT 64, SEE PICS

Nigeria’s first super model Yemi Fawaz dies at 64   The woman who pionered professional modeling in Nigeria and became Nigeria’s first super model, has died. Yemi Fawaz died yesterday February 20th at New York Lenox Hill Hospital. She was 64 years old. Ms Fawaz had been battling colon cancer for a while. She also had a hole in her heart and her kidney had began to fail her. Yemi Fawaz started her modeling career and became a super model in the late 70s. She also established a modeling school…

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NO ALTERNATIVE TO BUHARI, AKPABIO INSISTS

No alternative to President Buhari – Akpabio insists By Rotimi Agbana The National Coordinator, Presidential Support Committee, Senator Godswill Akpabio has insisted that considering the achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari -led administration in office,  Nigeria has no other better alternative than to give him another term. buhari Akpabio, who spoke with Journalists in Abuja, urged the South South people to reconsider their stand in planning to vote for the party that wants to sell the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC), and its other assets. Atiku Abubakar, the PDP Presidential Candidate,…

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LASSA FEVER OUTBREAK: 10 KILLED, 28 NEW CASES RECORDED IN PLATEAU

Dr Kunden Deyin, the Plateau Commissioner for Health says the state has recorded 28 new cases of Lassa fever with 10 deaths. Deyin told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos on Thursday that 64 cases were taken to the laboratory for confirmation out of which 28 were confirmed to be Lassa fever. He said that one of the confirmed cases was imported from Kaduna State, adding that most of the affected persons are responding to treatments. He advised people to report immediately to the nearest health facility, whenever…

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CARD READERS WILLSHUT DOWN BY 10:00 PM ON ELECTION DAY SAYS INEC

Card Readers Will Shut Down By 10 pm On Election Day – INEC Mahmood Yakubu, INEC chairman, disclosed this at a press briefing on the progress made by the commission in Abuja. on Wednesday. The INEC chairman said the card readers were reconfigured to the new election date to make them impossible to be used illegally. “They are configured to specific polling units and only open for use at 8 am on the election day; they will automatically shut down by 10 pm in order to forestall any illegal use…

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MEET THE MAN IN CHARGE OF INEC LOGISTICS, HE’S TIJANI MUAZU, SEE PIX

CLOSE-UP: This is Ahmad Mu’azu, the man in charge of INEC logistics There has been a lot of confusion on who actually is in charge of the logistics at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) since the chaos that resulted in the rescheduling of the general election. Initially, the social media was buzzing with the news that it was Amina Zakari, the national commissioner who was in the news for being related to President Muhammadu Buhari by marriage. Some commented that she sabotaged the election because Buhari was going to…

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WE WILL MONITOR VOTES IN IGBO DOMINATED AREAS, TINUBU THREATENS AS HE ADDRESS IGBOS IN LAGOS

National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday appealed to Igbo in Lagos State to vote APC candidates in the February and March elections. In the same vein, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo solicited the support of Hausa community in the Southwest for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and other APC candidates in the zone. While Tinubu made the appeal in Ikeja at a stakeholders’ meeting, Osinbajo spoke at a Town Hall Meeting with the Hausa community, also in Ikeja. Both meetings took place on Wednesday…

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WHITE SWISS LADY USES PIDGIN ENGLISH TO DISARM YAHOO BOY

White woman uses pidgin English to communicate with a Nigerian yahoo boy A white lady who hails from Switzerland has mastered the act of pidgin English as she was seen speaking fluently.. in the chat, she was asking her Nigerian friend the reason why he was brushing his teeth openly, being surprised at the way the lady spoke to him, he quickly asked how she was able to speak pidgin English.. Watch video source : https://www.made4naija.com/2019/02/white-woman-uses-pidgin-english-to-communicate-with-a-nigerian-yahoo-boy/

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