Sunday, 26 January 2020

PDP wins 4 seats in Sokoto re-run

     The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates as the winners of the re-run elections for Sokoto North/Sokoto South and Isa/Sabon-Birni Federal Constituencies of Sokoto State.

PDP win all the three seats of Senatorial, Federal House of Representatives and State House of Assembly rerun elections


   The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has won all the three seats of Senatorial, Federal House of Representatives and State House of Assembly rerun elections in Essien Udim Council area of Akwa Ibom State conducted on Saturday 25th December 2020.

See CAN's reaction as Leah Sharibu reportedly delivers baby boy in captivity


   The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria and clergymen in Damaturu, the capital of Yobe state, have expressed disappointment and sadness over reports that Leah Sharibu has allegedly given birth to a baby boy in captivity.

Jigawa Confirms New Case Of Lassa Fever

    The Jigawa State Government has confirmed a new case of Lassa fever at Jahun Local Government Area. The acting Permanent Secretary to the State’s ministry of health, Salisu Mu’azu, confirmed this to newsmen on Sunday morning.

SERAP Ask President Buhari,VP Osinbajo,Govs To Court To Make Their Assets Public....


   The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked an Abuja Federal High Court to order President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and all state governors to publish their assets.

 SERAP gave the call in a lawsuit filed before the court, wherein it said the above mentioned should “make public details of their assets, specifically property and income, contained in their asset declaration forms submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) since assuming office.”

In the suit number FHC/ABJ/CS/65/2020 filed last Friday, SERAP is seeking: “an order for leave to apply for judicial review and an order of mandamus to direct and/or compel President Buhari, Vice-President Osinbajo, 36 state governors and their deputies to make public their summary of assets; disclose whether they have had any reason to review and update their asset declarations submitted to the CCB, and if the declarations have been made as constitutionally and statutorily required.”

President Buhari sends delegation to Adamawa over killing of pastors

   President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured the entire northeast of his administration’s commitment to protect lives and property of citizens.

   This was made through a Presidential delegation sent to Yola to condole with the Christian Association of Nigeria over the recent killing of two clergymen. Secretary to the Government of Federation who led president Buhari’s delegation to the state on a condolence visit to Christian communities reassured Nigerians that all form of insecurity across the country will soon be over.