March 1, 2019

BREAKING: APC NWC suspends Amosun, Okorocha Over Anti-party, recommends expulsion [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the national working committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended Ibikunle Amosun and Rochas Okorocha, governors of Ogun and Imo states receptively, from the party. The NWC has also recommended their expulsion from APC to the national executive committee (NEC) for ratification. [READ ALSO] BOOM! “I’ll be tough in the next four years” – President Buhari [READ MORE] The decisions were taken at the NWC meeting on Friday afternoon in Abuja where allegations of “anti-party activities” were levelled the governors. [READ ALSO] POST-ELECTION TENSION: Atiku demands Six Things From Buhari [READ MORE] Amosun and Okorocha were [Read]

BOOM! “I’ll be tough in the next four years“ — President Buhari [READ MORE]

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that he will be tough in his governance of the country in the next four years. President Buhari was re-elected after last Saturday’s election results were announced on Tuesday February 26th. He gave the warning while receiving members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) who paid him a congratulatory visit. [READ ALSO] POST-ELECTION TENSION: Atiku demands Six Things From Buhari [READ MORE] According to President Buhari, this his new tenure will see him intensify his efforts in the three areas of security, economy and fighting corruption. President Buhari said he had to constantly remind Nigerians of his pledge to ensure security, a robust economy by providing [Read]

POST-ELECTION TENSION: Atiku demands Six Things From Buhari [READ MORE]

Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has presented a six-point demand to President Muhammadu Buhari for post-election peace. Members of the National Peace Committee, led by a former Military leader, Abdulsalam Abubakar met with Atiku, his running mate, Peter Obi and other PDP bigwigs last night. The meeting, we understand, was to persuade the former Vice President to accept defeat. [READ ALSO] Presidential Election Fallout: Abdusalami, Kukah meet Atiku in Abuja [READ MORE] Atiku, who was defeated with a margin of over three million votes by President Buhari on Saturday, had vowed to approach the court to seek redress. Top on Atiku’s demands to Buhari was [Read]

Presidential election fallout: Abdusalami, Kukah meet Atiku in Abuja [READ MORE]

Former military Head of State, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar; the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, and other members of the National Peace Committee have met with the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar. Others in the meeting include: Cardinal John Onaiyekan, and Rev. Fr Atta Barkindo of the NPC Secretariat. Atiku’s running mate, Peter Obi; Senate President Bukola Saraki; PDP Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus; Speaker, Yakubu Dogara; and other PDP leaders are also in attendance. The meeting, it was learnt, was convened following Atiku’s decision to go to court to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory. The meeting was said to have begun around 6pm, Punch reports. [Read]

Lagos2019: Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu, in trouble as Group Activates ‘O to Ge’ Movement in Lagos [READ MORE]

A group identified as The Orange Movement has activated an ‘O to Ge’ movement with the aim to stop Tinubu from installing Sanwo-Olu as the next governor of Lagos state. Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos, where some political activists are holding an anti-Tinubu rally ahead of the March 9 governorship election has been barricaded by policemen. We gathered that the group under the auspices of the Orange Movement converged on Oramiyan Hall in the hotel to strategize on how to stop Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), from having his way in the election. [READ ALSO] LOL! Lady advises men to stop giving money to women they [Read]