Election: Kogi declares public holiday for schools

By  Stephen Adeleye The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has declared Friday Nov. 15, as public holiday for all schools in the state. A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Mr Eric Aina, directed all public and private schools to proceed on holiday from Nov. 15, 2019, towards the […]

Attack on SDP secretariat in Kogi, threat to democracy – Ondo SDP

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ondo State says the attack by some thugs on the party’s secretariat in Kogi is a threat to the nation’s democracy. Mr Dele Ogunbameru, the Chairman of SDP Reconciliation and Development Committee in Ondo State, expressed concern over the attack on the Kogi State Secretariat by thugs. In a […]

Mutum 20,000 Suka Canja Sheka Zuwa PDP A Karamar Hukumar Kontagora

Babbar jam’iyyar PDP mai adawa a jihar Neja ta kaddamar da yakin neman zaben ‘yan takarar shugabancin kananan hukumomi takwas tare da kansulolin su a yankin Neja ta Arewa, taron wanda aka yi shi a karkashin jagorancin mataimakin shugabar jam’iyyar a yankin, Alhaji Yahaya Ability.  Tunda farko a bayanin sa lokacin da yake bude yakin […]

RE: Sokoto Tribunal Verdict: Matters Arising

By Mansur Ibrahim Rigasa I read an apparently sponsored article written by a notorious Kaduna-based pen merchant who for whatever reason decided to call himself Charles Oladele. For the purpose of this discussion, Oladele, as he preferred to be called, was commissioned to right just anything on the matter of electoral dispute between the Governor […]

Abba Kyari: Our Man, Their Target, By Gidado Ibrahim

One of the remarkable qualities of a chief of staff is to provide a buffer between a chief executive and that executive’s direct-reporting team. The chief of staff generally works behind the scenes to solve problems, mediate disputes, and deal with issues before they are brought to the chief executive. Often chiefs of staff act […]

Just In: Appeal court nullifies senator Adeyeye’s election, declares PDP winner

The Court of Appeal has sacked spokesman of the Nigerian Senate, Adedayo Adeyeye, as the lawmaker representing Ekiti South senatorial district in the upper chamber of legislature. Adeyeye, a former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Details later NAN

Wada: I will probe Bello if elected Kogi Gov.

Ahead of the  governorship election in Kogi state, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State, Musa Wada, has said he will probe the administration of Governor Yahaya Bello if he’s elected governor. Wada, who made this disclosure on Sunday, the governorship candidate of the Peoples democratic party said he is […]

Tribunal dismisses petition against Matawalle

The Zamfara State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, on Monday dismissed a petition challenging the election of Governor Bello Matawalle of the state. The petition, filed by Muhammed Sani Takori of Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance (APDA), also joined the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as respondents. Takori […]

Appeal Court upholds Senator Wamakko’s election

Sen. Aliyu Wamakko The Court of Appeal in Sokoto has dismissed an appeal filed against Senator representing Sokoto North Senatorial District, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko. Senator Ahmed Mohammed Maccido of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had filed the Appeal, challenging the judgement of the Sokoto Elections Petitions Tribunal that had upheld the election of Senator Wamakko. […]