The Oshiomhole you didn’t know

After a long, storied tenure as president of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Adams Oshiomhole went on to become the governor of Edo State, completing two terms, after a long-drawn court battle. Currently gunning for the position of chairman of ruling party, All People’s Congress (APC), he shows no signs of slowing down his political […]

‘Ethnic jingoist behind INEC chair’s sack call’

The Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG), yesterday, chided some leaders from the South and the Middle Belt for calling for the sack of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmoud Yakubu. Some leaders, including Air Commodore Nkanga Idongesit and Chief Edwin Clark (South South), Chief Ayo Adebanjo (South West), Chief […]

Kano lawmaker petitions IGP over Kwankwasiyya’s plot to disrupt Sallah celebrations in Kano

The Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim K. Idris has been called upon to take appropriate action to forestall plans allegedly by Kwankwasiyya movement to disrupt forthcoming Sallah festivity in Kano. Addressing a press conference Thursday, the member of the Kano State House of Assembly from Municipal local government area of the state, Alhaji Baffa Babba Dan Agundi, alleged […]

APC ta zargi Okorocha da bata wa shugabanninta suna

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES Jam’iyyar APC mai mulki a Najeriya ta zargi gwamnan jihar Imo, Rochas Okorocha, wanda shi ma dan jam’iyyar ne, da bata wa shugabanninta suna. Zargin na jam’iyar na cikin wata sanarwar da kakakin jam’iyar, Bolaji Abdullahi, ya fitar ranar Laraba. Jam’iyyar ta shawarci gwamnan ya yi aiki tare da sabbin shugabannin […]

2019: New party’s members take “deadly oath” to be upright or die

From Left: Vision Bearer, Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP), Apostle Chukwu Ezuzolugo; Chairman Board of Trustees of JMPP, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife; JMPP founding Member, Chief Serah Jubril; Chairman of the Party, Dr Olusegun Ijagbemi; Deputy National Chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Muhammed; Acting National Secretary, Mr David Olagoke and Deputy Chairman of Board of Directors of JMPP, […]

Kun san me Buhari ya tattauna da gwamnonin APC?

Hakkin mallakar hotoPRESIDENCY Shugaban Najeriya Muhammadu Buhari ya gana da gwamnonin jam’iyarsa ta APC a fadarsa da ke Abuja. Gwamnan jihar Imo, Rochas Okorocha bayan ganawar, ya shaida wa manema labarai cewar sun tattauna batutuwan da suka shafi APC, musamman batun babban taron jam’iyyar da ke tafe. Sai dai bai yi cikakken bayani game da […]

Tribunal dismisses election petitions against Gov. Obiano

Anambra to spend N70 million on debt servicing monthly By Chimezie Anaso The Anambra Governorship Election Tribunal has dismissed two of the three petitions against the victory of Gov. Willie Obiano in the Nov. 18, 2017 election in the state. The Tribunal affirmed Obiano’s victory in two separate unanimous judgments delivered by its chairman, Justice […]

Polls in 2 Kaduna LGs aborted

The electronic voting machines used in the Kaduna LG election on 12 May. Rescheduled polls did not hold in 2 LGs By Shuaib Sadiq The Chairman of Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, Dr Saratu Dikko on Friday said  election did not hold on Wednesday in Chikun and Kaura local government areas of the state. The […]

60 aspirants pick form for APC National Convention-Uwajumogu

APC congress By Emmanuel Mogbede Sen. Benjamine Uwajumogu, former Secretary of All Progressive Congress (APC) National Convention Committee, said no fewer than 60 persons had collected form to contest for positions in the party’s forthcoming convention. He stated this on Tuesday in Abuja while handing over to new secretary of the committee, Sen. Victor Ndoma […]

APC loses Oyo bye-election

Olukunle Ayinde Adeyemo, APC candidate with Governor Ajimobi during the campaign on Thursday The Peoples Democratic has won the bye-election into the Oyo State House of Assembly, beating the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the second place. The seat of Ibarapa East became vacant following the death of the former speaker of […]