Former Minister of Women Affairs, Jummai Alhassan, popularly known as Mama Taraba, has decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, from United Democratic party (UDP).
Alhassan, who contested the governorship election on the platform of UDP during the 2019 general elections in Taraba State...
The minister of women affairs and social development, Senator Aisha Alhassan has resigned her position in order to contest the 2019 governorship election.
President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed the resignation in his acceptance of her notification through a letter conveyed to her dated July 27...
An ally of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has denied speculations that she is planning to dump the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
The minister also pledged allegiance on President Muhammadu Buhari, saying “I am and I will continue to...
Senate President, Bukola Saraki among other top politicians in the All Progressives Congress, APC, are likely to return to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ahead of 2019 general election, Premium Times poll has said.
In the poll conducted by the online newspaper, the current senate president...
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A loyalist of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who is also the Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, today declined comment on Atiku's defection from the All Progressives Congress.
According to DailyTrust, the minister met with Buhari after she, alongside other cabinet members, had...
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The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has accused a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, of telling lies against her.
Fani-Kayode had in a series of tweets on Sunday alleged that Alhassan, who is in charge of the welfare of the rescued Chibok girls, had exposure to make...
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Kaduna lawmaker, Sen Shehu Sani has taken to Twitter to expressed his thoughts on political appointees and where their loyalties lie. He opined that political appointees should be based on individual merits and not godsons or goddaughters.
See his tweets below:
We can never have appointees...
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said the comments by Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Jumai Alhassan, concerning President Muhammadu Buhari, is nothing but the truth as the All Progressives Congress, APC, is a coalition of groups.
Atiku declared that Mama Taraba “couldn’t have been...
A former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar, and the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Alhassan, will know their fate as regard their continued stay in the APC on Monday as the party’s National Working Committee meets to...
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari may not be seeking re-election in the 2019 general elections.
Aisha Alhassan, the minister of women affairs and loyal to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar gave her reasons in an interview with Reuters.
She listed the following as possible reasons...
Nigeria's Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Al-Hassan today said the Federal government recognizes Islamic laws but strongly kicks against child marriage.
Speaking in Abuja at the launch of a campaign to eradicate Child marriage in Nigeria by 2020, the minister said a girl has to be at least...
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Mrs. Aisha Alhassan, the Minister of Women Affairs, has said that women were “very disappointed” over Hilary Clinton’s failure to win her bid to become America’s first female President.
“ I am very sad about the outcome of the elections; we women have been robbed again,” Alhassan said on...
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Aisha Alhassan, President Buhari’s Minister for Women’s Affairs, is currently in the United States secretly receiving medical treatment, Sahara Reporters reports.
Mrs. Alhassan, popularly known as Mama Taraba during her unsuccessful attempt to be Governor of Taraba State, has been in the US for...
The Supreme Court on Monday disclosed reasons why it dismissed the appeal filled by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate in Taraba, Aisha Alhassan.
The apex court said the appeal made by APC and Alhassan in its judgement on Feb.11 had no locus standi to challenge...
All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the supreme court ruling on the Taraba gubernatorial ruling which returned Governor Darius Ishaku as duly elected governor of the state...
Related: APC's Mama Taraba Loses to Ishaku at the Supreme Court
In a tweet, the party has congratulated the...
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Nigeria - Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Taraba state, Mr. Napoleon Adamu, has been sacked for accepting the verdict of the governorship election tribunal which sacked Governor Darius Ishaku.
The PDP said Adamu’s acceptance of last Saturday’s tribunal judgement which was...