POLITICS: THE DECISION ON DIRECT PARTY PRIMARY ELECTIONS BY APC NATIONAL WORKING COMMITTEE

Written by Barr. Lakpene Yusuf Bida: The National Chairman of APC, Comrade Aliyu Adams Oshiomole announced on NTA Network 9pm News dated Monday 16/07/2018 that henceforth, APC party primary elections shall be carried out through Direct elections. This means that, elections during primaries shall be by APC Cards carrying members and no more by only […]

Adamawa APC lawmakers defect to ADC

African Democratic Congress(ADC) By Yakubu Uba Sen. Abdul-Azeez Nyako representing Adamawa Central Senatorial District and Alhaji Rufai Umar representing Gombi constituency in Adamawa House of Assembly have formally announced their defection from All Progressives Congress (APC) to African Democratic Congress (ADC). Announcing their defection Monday at a Stakeholders Meeting and Inauguration of ADC Congress Committee […]

Breaking: Gov. Ortom dumps APC

Governor Samuel Ortom By Nicholas Dechi/Makurdi Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says he has ceased to be a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), following what he called “a red card” given to him. Ortom made this known on Monday in Makurdi shortly after swearing in a new Special Adviser on Bureau for Local […]

Zaben Ekiti: An shamu mun warke – PDP

Hakkin mallakar hotoPDP Babbar jam’iyyar adawa ta PDP a Najeriya ta gargadi gwamnatin Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari da jam’iyyarsa ta APC kar su yi zaton cewa ‘yan kasar sun amince da “magudin da suka yi” a zaben jihar Ekiti. A wata sanarwa da jam’iyyar PDP ta fitar ranar Litinin, ta ce Shugaba Buharin ya yi abun […]

INEC set to announce Ekiti election result

INEC officials, including the chairman Mahmood Yakubu monitoring Ekiti election in the headquarters in Abuja As Nigerians anxiously await the result  of  Saturday’s governorship election in  Ekiti, preparations  for the final collation and announcement of the outcome of the crucial poll reached a fever-pitch at the headquarters  of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) on New […]

2019: Secondus, Jibrin, meet Obasanjo over grand alliance

The National Working Committee (NWC) members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his home state of Ogun over the 2019 general elections. The delegation led by the National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus and Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT), Senator Walid Jibrin, met […]

Buhari, AU anti-corruption champion writes for London Guardian

President Buhari: writes on anti-corruption war in London Guardian By Muhammadu Buhari The mark of African political leadership has too often been characterised by the reneging on pledges of clean government and indulging in corruption. There are, of course, exceptions to this rule. Yet, regrettably, the political classes of my continent have often behaved like […]

Just In: PDP candidate Olusola Eleka cries foul in Ekiti

Fayose and Olusola Eleka: continuity in doubt as Eleka makes allegations Professor Kolapo Olusola Eleka, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party is already crying foul about Saturday election outcome, alleging manipulation of results. In a statement, a spokesman of the candidate Lere Olayinka said ”We contested against security agencies” and alleged that plans […]

Eleka delivers polling unit as PDP leads in Ikere LG

Prof Olusola Eleka  The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prof Olusola Eleka like his opponent in the APC, Dr Kayode Fayemi has delivered his polling booth at Oke ruku ward 2 unit 7 in his Ikere-Ekiti home town where he voted. At his unit PDP scored 270 while APC scored 81 also at the […]