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Tweet State House Press Statement The attention of the Presidency has been drawn to unfortunate statements in the media made by former Head of State and presidential candidate of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) in which he allegedly predicted bloodshed in 2015...

Tweet Press Release The Rivers State Chapter of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN says the rate at which the local government council chairmen in the State are misappropriating the council funds under the pretext of security votes calls for caution and legislative regulation.   The publicity secretary of the ACN, Jerry Needam in a statement in Port Harcourt described...

Tweet The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has said the Lagos state government acted responsibly and in accordance with the state’s Civil/Public service rules in sacking the striking doctors in its employment. In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party also accused the petulant doctors of flouting...

Tweet The EFCC wishes to acknowledge receipt of the report of the House of Representatives Committee inquiry into the Federal Government Petroleum Products Subsidy programme, on Thursday, 10 May 2012. The Commission wishes to commend the Honourable Members of the House of Representatives for making the document available. EFCC will study the report and use the House...

Tweet STATE HOUSE PRESS STATEMENT Contrary to recent speculations in the media about a so-called impending cabinet reshuffle, the Presidency wishes to state emphatically that there is no truth whatsoever in the said reports. President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has implicit confidence in the ability of the current crop of ministers to deliver and has no plan to undertake...

Tweet by OLUWAROTIMI O AKEREDOLU ESQ, SAN The news of the murder of yet another aide of the Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomole, coming shortly after the tragic accident which involved his convoy in which three journalists died some days ago, is shocking indeed. The deceased, Comrade Olaitan Oyerinde, was the Private Secretary to the Governor until he was...

Tweet The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has said the record-setting mediocre performance of the Jonathan Administration and its policy inconsistencies, more than anything else, are fuelling the ongoing debate on whether or not the President will seek re-election in 2015. Reacting to a presidency statement over the ”growing furore in political circles and the...

Tweet Press Statement While the former Governor Ibrahim Idris was very slow and intellectually bankrupt, Wada is an illegal ‘treadmill’ Governor who appears to be perpetually in motion but still at the same point. The present occupant of the Kogi state government house, Wada Idris has shown that he is not governed by the Nigerian constitution. Anyone that thinks...

Tweet PRESS RELEASE   BY THE HONOURABLE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION   AND MINISTER OF JUSTICE, MR. MOHAMMED BELLO ADOKE, SAN, CFR   ON THE REPORT OF THE FUEL SUBSIDY REGIME   1. The attention of the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice has been drawn to recent calls by some groups and well-meaning Nigerians...

Tweet The attention of the Presidency has been drawn to reports in the media of allegations made against President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan in an affidavit said to have been sworn to by Mr. Henry Okah who is facing trial in South Africa for his involvement in terrorist acts against the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Presidency categorically affirms that these allegations...