Certificate saga: IBB backs Buhari, warns against ridiculing Military

By Ameh Comrade Godwin A former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida has warned that any attempt to politicise the military would not be in the interest of the nation. IBB was reacting to the ongoing controversy surrounding the academic qualification of the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. “It is a very […]

ION: 5 Plans To Stop Next Month’s Elections

Less than 48 hours after the call for the postponement of next month’s general elections by the National Security Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, Sambo Dasuki, drew mixed reactions from Nigerians, a new report has revealed that the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, government has perfected five plans to shift the February polls for another […]

The Buhari/Osinbajo Ticket: Paradigm Of Virtuosity, Competence And Good Governance

By Seun Lawal As a Nigerian, I have found myself amazed by the sheer hypocrisy of the Jonathan-led administration with regard to the particular aspect of directly impacting the lives of the citizens through poverty alleviation policies and combating the seemingly implacable scourge of corruption. Nigerians have had to settle to the fate imposed upon […]

Gov. Aliyu accuses APC of preparing for violence

Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger State has accused the State’s chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of planning to cause trouble during elections in February. This is contained in a statement issued by his spokesman, Israel Ebije, in Minna on Thursday.   The statement said Mr. Aliyu’s position was in response to allegations by […]


From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna Following the recent blow suffered by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger State, following the defection of deputy governor, Ahmed Musa Ibeto to the All Progressives Congress (APC), many more prominent members of the ruling party are on their way to joining the APC reports revealed. Investigation by our reporter indicates […]

Niger Governorship Election: APC Accuses PDP, INEC, SSS of Plot to Rig

By Aisha Wakaso in Minna The All Progressives Congress in Niger state has accused the People Democratic Party (PDP) in collaboration with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Department of State Security Service DSS and other security agencies of plans to rig the governorship election in the state. According to a statement signed by […]

Buhari’s certificate forged – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation alleged on Thursday that the school certificate presented by the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), was forged. The Director of Media and Publicity of the organisation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, made the allegation at a press conference in Abuja. He, however, added […]

US May Send Kerry to Meet with Jonathan, Buhari, Jega on Elections

APC presidential candidate’s visit to US put on hold Adefuye to CCA: Nigeria will survive Nduka Nwosu in Washington D.C.
 The much-advertised invitation to a public lecture by the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) by the United States-based Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) has been put on hold. […]

Return Of Mr Fix It: Jonathan Appoints Tony Anenih As Presidential Campaign Adviser

The Chairman of Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tony Anenih, has expressed confidence that the PDP presidential candidate, Goodluck Jonathan, will win convincingly next month presidential election, given his verifiable achievements. The former Minister of Works made the declaration yesterday during the inauguration of the Presidential Campaign Organisation (PCO) of […]

Election Postponement: APC Blasts National Security Adviser

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the call from Sambo Dasuki, national security adviser, for the postponement of the February general election ostensibly to give the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) more time to distribute all permanent voter cards, warning that under no circumstance must the elections be rescheduled. According to the party, which […]