Category: News

Alaibe’s Alleged Defection: A Big loss to APC – Group

By Steve Ibem (Abuja) The alleged defection of the former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr Timi Alaibe from the All Progressive Congress, APC, to the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, has been described as a big loss to the APC family. A prominent member of the party, Dr Piriye Monday made this […]

Group Lauds Buhari’s Achievements

By Steve Ibem (Abuja) A civil society organization has expressed satisfaction with the achievements of President Buhari in his first four-year tenure, describing them as most laudable, surpassing that of any previous leader. The organization, which is known as Presidential Support Committee {PSC} an umbrella body of all Buhari support groups in Nigeria, expressed this […]

APC Re-shedules presidential primary

By Sunday Ochai. The All Progressives Congress has shifted the presidential direct primary election earlier scheduled for Tuesday September 25th, to Thursday September 27th. The party announced the shift in a statement today. It urged all duly registered party members to collect their permanent membership cards from their respective wards. It was the second time […]

Chief Whip of House of Representatives Loses Father

By Pascal Emeka Hon Al Hassan Ado Doguwa, Chief Whip of House of Representatives Death has occurred of Alhaji Ado Garba DOGUWA, Father to The Chief Whip, HR Alhassan Ado Doguwa. Aged 88yrs, He died in Mecca KSA while on pilgrimage after a brief illness. Late Alh. Ado was an active politician in the 1st […]

INEC Declares Osun Election Inconclusive, Fixes Date for Completion

By Joseph Adefemi The Osun State governorship election held on Saturday has been declared inconclusive. Announcing the results of all the political parties where the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ademola Adeleke, had the highest number of votes, the State Returning officer, Mr. Joseph Adeola Fuwape, declared that Adeleke did not meet the […]

I am Fully Prepared to govern Oyo state, Says Alao-Akala

By Reuben Nwankwo. Chief Alao-Akala Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, the former Governor of Oyo State and governorship aspirant in the 2019 elections, has declared himself fully ready to continue the good work the current administration is doing in Oyo State He made this known in an interactive session with the Forum of Local Government Chairmen, comprising […]

Masterminds of Sallah-Day Attacks in Kano State Exposed, Declared Wanted

By Ibrahim Tukur Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje Contrary to an earlier online publication, the alleged masterminds of the Sallah day attacks that ravaged Doguwa local government area of Kano state have been identified as Umar Haruna Doguwa a former kano state chairman of All Progressive Congress, APC that has defected to Peoples’ Democratic […]

Shawulu Cautions on overheating Nigerian political space

By Monday Ochai. A member of the House of Representatives, Hon kwewum Shawulu has cautioned players in the political space against overheating the system with inordinate pressure of reopening National Assembly NASS, when members are expected to be enjoying their due recess saying there is nothing suggesting that INEC budget is urgent. “All over the […]

Atiku Debunks defection Rumour

By Monday Ochei. The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and strong contender for Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP presidential ticket has debunked rumour making rounds that he plans to set aside his presidential ambition and dump the PDP. Atiku reacted in a statement made available by his campaign office on Sunday, with signature of the spokesperson […]

Senators Press on for Probe of NASS Siege by DSS

By Reuben Nwankwo. Two distinguished senators, Isa Misau and Rafiu Ibrahim, are pressing on for federal government to immediately set up a Judicial Commission of Enquiry to probe the recent invasion of the National Assembly Complex by officials of the State Security Service (SSS). Messrs Misau and Ibrahim, in a joint statement on Thursday, stated […]