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Aisha Alhassan: Nigeria Gets First Female Governor As Tribunal Nullifies Taraba State Gubernatorial Election
Nigeria on Saturday morning got her first female governor after the Taraba State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja removed Taraba governor, Darius Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and declared Alhaja Aisha Alhassan of All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of April 11, 2015 governorship election.
Buhari Recovers N1.4Trillion Of Nigeria’s Funds As At Sept. – APC Claims
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration as at September 2015 had recovered over N1.4 trillion of Nigeria’s funds.
This disclosure was contained in a statement released by APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Friday, November 6, 2015. According to him, Buhari had succeeded in gathering the funds due to his moves to plug all loopholes in the system.
Biafra: Police IG Cautions IPOB Against Planned Protest
The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against carrying out its planned protest across states in the southeast over concerns dangerous weapons may be used.
Buhari To Replace NNPC Boss Kachikwu, Shortlists Three Northerners
Reports have started to raise dust that President Muhammadu Buhari will in this month replace the Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu.
Ministerial list, nnpcAccording to Daily Post, the President has already shortlisted three persons, including Deputy Managing Director of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG), Isa Mohammed Inuwa.
AbiaTribunal Upholds Ikpeazu’s Election As Governor
The Abia State Gubernatorial Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, has on Tuesday, November 3, upheld Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, as the winner of the State Governorship election.
Furthermore, the tribunal dismissed the petition of candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Alex Otti.