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Namadi Sambo

7 Jun
The present situation in Nigeria has become scandalous, given the reports that we have read or heard through the media. In one bizarre case, an aspirant who had paid to delegates hoping to buy their votes, was shocked to record only two votes at the primary election...
Bukar Shetima
17 May
The Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai; The President, Dangote Group, and Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote; and a former Vice-President, Namadi Sambo, were among those who paid condolence visits to the Kaduna family home of the late Bukar Shettima, who died at the age of 94. Late Shettima was a first-generation indigenous police Officer…
8 Mar 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction with the way and manner the Feb. 20 run-off presidential election was conducted in Republic of Niger
12 Oct 2019
Former vice president, Alhaji Mohammed Namadi Sambo has described as false the report linking him to the ownership of Kaduna Electric Power Distribution Company of Nigeria (KAEDCO).
7 Jul 2019
I called Gabriel Okara early in 2005 to tell him of the Rainbow Book Club’s plan to begin a national reading campaign right here from Port Harcourt. Before I dialled, I wondered how best to introduce myself. Should I say my father was a colleague and friend of his late brother, Justice Richard Okara? Should…
19 Apr 2019
Former Vice President Namadi Sambo is chairing the Board of Trustees (BOT) of Baze University, Abuja to enhance its productivity. The Pro-Chancellor, Datti Baba-Ahmed, explained that members of the board...
9 Dec 2018
Senator Ahmed Aruwa, who died early Sunday morning, has been buried at Turaki Aliyu Cemetry, Unguwar Sarki, Kaduna after funeral prayers held at Sultan Bello Mosque. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Sheikh Ahmad Gumi led the funeral prayer at about 1:00 PM. The funeral prayer was attended by former Vice President Namadi…
26 Nov 2018
Erstwhile President Olusegun Obasanjo, has for the umpteenth time, endorsed his former deputy and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, for the highest office in the land. Speaking yesterday during Atiku’s turbaning as seventh Waziri Adamawa in Yola, he stated that no Nigerian knew the politician more, pointing out the celebrant was…
15 Nov 2018
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is to unveil his book, “My Transition Hours”, on Tuesday, November 20, in Abuja According to a message on his Twitter handle, President Muhammadu Buhari is special guest of honour while Chief Olusegun Obasanjo chairs the occasion to be attended by erstwhile heads of state and other prominent Nigerians. Also billed…
25 Sep 2018
Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, also a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has approved the party’s screening committee...
20 Mar 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with former Vice-President Namadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting, which took place in the president’s office, lasted for less than an hour. Sambo, however, declined comment on the outcome of his meeting, saying that it…
30 Nov 2017
Former Vice President, Architect Namadi Sambo has expressed confidence in the leadership qualities of a front-line aspirant for the National Chairmanship position of the Peoples Democratic Party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel. Sambo made this expression on Wednesday in Kaduna when Daniel and his campaign entourage paid him a courtesy visit in continuation of the nationwide tour.…


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