Ortom Dumps PDP For APC, Meet Buhari In Aso-rock

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has dumped the People Democratic Party. He has returned to the All Progressives Congress APC. The Governor also meet with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday behind closed doors with Governors Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Samuel Ortom, Benue, and Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. […]

I have not left APC for APGA – Ojukwu jnr

By  Chimezie Anaso Mr Chuwkwuemeka Ojukwu Jnr has dispelled rumours that he has rejoined the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Ojukwu debunked the allegation in an interview with newsmen in Awka on Wednesday. He said he was surprised at the rumours which started after he had a personal visit to Dr Victor Oye, the National […]

Mark at ‘Thank you Tour’, calls for end to hostilities in Benue

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has again called for an end to all forms of hostilities between and among warring communities in Benue State. This is even as he expressed grave worry over the casualties arising from the unabating hostilities in parts of the state between and among communities as well as […]

Election: Voting is ongoing in South Africa

South Africans started voting in parliamentary and provincial elections on Wednesday, with queues seen winding from various polling stations. The ruling African National Congress has won every parliamentary election since the end of white minority rule in 1994, and opinion polls predict it will again win a majority of the 400 seats in the National […]

Okorocha’s meeting with Ooni, Sultan a plot to loot Imo finances – PDP alleges

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the outgoing government of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Imo of milking the finances of the state dry through the just-concluded meeting of the National Council of Traditional Rulers in Owerri, the state capital. In a statement signed by the state Secretary of the PDP, Ray Emeana, […]

Court sacks APC Adamawa Rep-elect

The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday, sacked Abdulrauf Modibbo as member-elect representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa in the National Assembly. The court also ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to replace Modibbo with Mustapha Usman and declare the latter as the Rep-elect. Justice Inyang Ekwo nullified Modibbo’s election while delivering judgment in […]

‘I’m leaving PDP in next 30 days’ — Ogunlewe speaks on defection to APC

Adeseye Ogunlewe, former minister of works and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says he will be leaving the party in the next 30 days for the All Progressives Congress (APC). The PDP chieftain confirmed the development in an interview with NAN on Friday in Lagos state. He was speaking in reaction to the […]

Kogi youths donate N2m for Gov. Bello’s re-election

By Stephen Adeleye Kogi Youths on Tuesday donated N2 million to Gov. Yahaya Bello’s campaign fund for the purchase of Expression of Interest (EoI) form for his second term bid. The youth, under the aegis of Forum of Coordinators of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), made the donation at the Government House, Lokoja. The […]

PDP’s allegation ridiculous, laughable

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of taking opposition to a ridiculous level. The group said that the latest claim by PDP of wasteful expenditure and stolen funds running into N14 trillion under the President Muhammadu Buhari administration was laughable. According to the group, allegations that such an amount […]

PDP accuses INEC of replacing servers to conceal alleged rigging

By Oloniruha Emmanuel The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of replacing all the servers in its headquarters and its state offices to conceal alleged rigging in the just concluded general elections. The party made the allegation in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola […]