INEC discovers 299 foreigners on voter register

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it expunged 299 names of foreigners pretending to be Nigerians from the voter register. The chairman of the commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, who said this yesterday in Abuja at a consultative meeting of the commission with security agencies, said the impostors were discovered through information made available […]

Hakki ne ya kama gwamnatin Buhari — PDP

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionPDP ta ce yakamata gwamnatin APC ta fito ta fayyace gaskiya game da sace ‘yan matan sakadiren Dapchi a jihar Yobe A yayin da gwamnatin Najeriya, ta ce kawo yanzu ta samu adadin ‘yan matan da ake zargin kungiyar Boko Haram ta sace a makarantar ‘yan mata ta Dapchi da ke […]

Convention: APC national caucus meets today, NEC tomorrow

The national caucus of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) meets today at the presidential villa, Abuja ahead of tomorrow’s National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting. Daily Trust learnt that today’s meeting would receive interim report from Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu-led committee on “consultation, reconciliation and confidence – building” that was recently constituted by President Muhammadu […]


Among the Seven Social Sins as mentioned by Mahatma Ghandi includes “POLITICS WITHOUT PRINCIPLE”. Then, what should be the guiding political principle that is very necessary for a politician to succeed? The answer isn’t far fetched; RESPONSIBLE AND ACCOUNTABLE POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT. That is, a politician must be selfless and committed to genuine provision of service […]

Jarumar fina-finan India Sridevi ta rasu

Hakkin mallakar hotoAFP/GETTY IMAGESImage captionSridevi na daga cikin jaruman fina-finan kasar India mata da suka yi fice Fitacciyar jarumar fina-finan Bollywood Sridevi Kapoor, ta rasu a daren ranar Asabar a Dubai sakamakon bugun zuciya. Kanin mijin jarumar, wato Sanjay Kapoor, shi ne ya tabbatar wa da manema labarai na India labarin mutuwar ta , inda […]

Why I faulted Obasanjo on Buhari – Sen Adamu

Senator Abdullahi Adamu The Presidency, through the Minister of Information, responded to some of the issues raised by  former President Olusegun Obasanjo. What persuaded you to add your voice to the debate, weeks after? What the government did under the leadership of President Buhari showed optimum maturity. Those of us who are not within the […]

I started politics when Kwankwaso was in school, says Ganduje

The political feud between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state, and his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, both of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is not about ending anytime soon. Mr Ganduje in an interview with the Sun in Abuja, admitted that though there is no permanent friend or foe in politics, he doubts if APC national […]


* Joint task enforcement team constituted The Inspector-General of Police,( IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has directed Commissioners of Police of all the State Commands and the Federal Capital Territory to commence the recovery of prohibited firearms in the country. The Force spokesman, CSP Jimoh Moshood on Thursday said in a statement in Abuja, the categories […]

Secondus insists INEC working hard to rig 2019 polls

National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, yesterday, reiterated their stand that the INEC is doing everything possible to rig the 2019 general elections in favour of the ruling APC. Secondus also said the PDP was in full support of the National Assembly’s position on elections sequence, saying there was nothing wrong in the […]