Kano Deputy Governor Defects From APC To PDP

Kano State Deputy Governor, Hafeez Abubakar. The Deputy Governor of Kano State, Hafeez Abubakar, has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the People Democratic Party (PDP). Sources close to the Deputy Governor confirmed the report of the defection to Channels Television. The PDP in a tweet on its official handle @OfficialPDPNig has […]

BREAKING: Speaker, 17 other Sokoto lawmakers defect from APC to PDP

related news PHOTOS: Tambuwal defects from APC to PDP Press Statement: Why I am leaving the APC — Tambuwal World Bank lauds Tambuwal’s education policy Gov Tambuwal may dump APC tomorrow Kaduna community leader, Mamman Tambuwal dies Speaker, Sokoto House of Assembly Alhaji Salihu Maidaji and 17 others state legislators have dumped the ruling All […]

INEC boss Mahmood risks jail over PDP Anambra crisis

INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu: risks jail over PDP Anambra crisis By Wandoo Sombo/Abuja The Federal High Court Abuja, on Wednesday, issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) for “flagrant” disobedience of court orders. Justice Stephen Pam gave the order following Yakubu’s absence in court for […]

Real reason Saraki left APC

Saraki exchanging pleasantries with his colleagues as he makes his way to preside over plenary By Ifeanyi Nwoko The real reason why the President of the Senate Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged. In a statement personally signed by the President of the Senate, Saraki said that he had […]

How “Money bags” destroy Nigeria’s democracy

Politicians sharing money for votes By Angela Atabo The Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement on Monday said Nigeria’s democracy was not delivering its dividends adequately due to “money bag politics’’. A member of the group, Mr Hamzat Lawal, stated this to newsmen in Abuja at the National Day of Action on Youth Candidacy and Democratic Party Primaries briefing. […]

Saraki, Dogara slam Ortom’s impeachment by 8 legislators

Speaker Dogara, Senate President Saraki and Governor Samuel Ortom in March 2017: The two leaders of the National Assembly describe impeachment move illegal Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have described the move by eight members of the Benue House of Assembly to impeach Governor Samuel Ortom as illegal. […]

Okorocha, with impeachment, sees off deputy Eze Madumere

Eze Madumere, former Imo deputy governor removed by the House of Assembly Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has finally dumped his deputy,  Mr Eze Madumere, who has been locked in a fight for political supremacy against him. Madumere was impeached on Monday by 19 out of the 27 members of the state assembly, despite his […]

An tsige Shugaban Majalisar Dokokin jihar Kano

‘Yan majalisar dokokin jihar Kano da ke arewacin Najeriya sun tsige Shugaban Majalisar jihar Alhaji Yusuf Abdullahi Ata, bayan da aka shafe tsawon lokaci suna kokarin yin hakan. A ranar Litinin da safe ne ‘yan majalisar 27 daga cikin 40 suka sanya hannu a kan kudurin tsige Honorabul Ata, ciki har da shugaban marasa rinjaye […]

Ni da Kwankwaso ne iyayen PDP a Kano – Shekarau

Hakkin mallakar hoto@KWANKWASORM Tsohon gwamnan Kano Malam Ibrahim Shekaru ya ce ya yi murna da maraba da komawar takwaransa Sanata Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso jam’iyyar PDP. A ranar Asabar ne tsofaffin gwamnonin biyu na Kano suka gana wadanda a baya suke hamayya da juna. Ana sa ran sun gana ne domin tattaunawa game da hadin kansu […]

Kwara APC prepares for post-Saraki era

Alhaji Lai Mohammed: at an APC rally in Oro: Party members want the Saraki party exco dissolved By Rotimi Ijikanmi/ Oro The Kwara chapter of the All Progressives Congress is already resetting itself for life after the impending exit of Senate President Bukola Saraki and Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed to the Peoples Democratic Party. Stakeholders of […]