Gun shots disrupt committee’s meeting with Ogun APC guber aspirants

The Chairman of the National Committee of APC on Ogun Governorship primaries, Muhammad Indabawa (Middle), Ogun State APC Chairman, Derin Adebiyi (R) and a member of the committee at meeting held last night with six APC guber aspirants in Abeokuta. The All Progressives Congress (APC) eight-man national committee for the Ogun State governorship primaries led […]

APC governorship primaries in Zamfara suspended indefinitely unless… – Yari

Governor Abdulaziz Yari has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries in Zamfara state would be suspended indefinitely unless the party’s national committee followed the documented guidelines for the conduct of exercise. Addressing a press conference in Gusau on Monday, Governor Yari said the exercise would not hold any time until the committee constituted […]

Buhari condemns latest Jos violence

President Buhari: condemns latest Jos violence President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest violence in Jos which led to the imposition of a curfew in the Plateau state capital. “I am deeply worried about the seeming indifference to the sanctity of life by criminals whose hearts are hardened by evil,” Buhari said. The President recalled […]

APC ‘s Abdullahi Sule to battle PDP’s Ombugadu in Nasarawa

Engineer Abdullahi Sule, ex-Dangote Sugar Refining GMD to battle Ombugadu of PDP in Nasarawa By Isaac Ukpoju/Lafia Engr. Abdullahi Sule, former Managing Director of Dangote Sugar Refinery company has emerged as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Nasarawa state for the 2019 general elections. His main rival will be 40 year-old Emmanuel David […]

Buhari to Kumuyi: God didn’t make mistake about Nigeria

Buhari and Pastor W.F. Kumuyi President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday in Abuja that “God did not make a mistake when he created over 250 different ethnic groups, and decided to put them in a place called Nigeria.’’ Receiving the General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi, at the Presidential […]

Lagos APC governorship primary faces fresh hurdle

Clement Ebri: chairman of Lagos APC governorship primary: no agreement on primary format By Bolaji Buhari The Electoral Committee of the Lagos APC governorship primary and stakeholders in the state chapter, on Monday came out of a meeting without agreeing on the pattern to adopt for the election on Tuesday. The Speaker of the state […]

Kwara PDP picks Razak Atunwa as governorship candidate

Razak Atunwa: Kwara PDP governorship candidate By Abiodun Esan/Ilorin A member of the House of Representatives, Razak Atunwa on Monday emerged the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP, in Kwara. Atunwa, representing Ilorin West and Asa Local governments in the lower chamber, defeated his sole opponent, Sen Shaaba Lafiaji, representing Kwara North Senatorial […]

Nigerians, Africans, others celebrate Nigeria’s independence in U.S.

5 mins ago  0  14  0 SOME NIGERIANS JOINED BY MEMBERS OF THE HEMPSTEAD COMMUNITY IN NEW YORK, RECITE THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL ANTHEM AT THE HOISTING OF THE NIGERIAN FLAG AT THE HEMPSTEAD TOWN HALL. IN THE MIDDLE WITH GREEN TIE IS NIGERIAN CONSUL-GENERAL BENAOYAGHA OKOYEN AND SENIOR COUNCILWOMAN DOROTHY GOOSBY TO OKOYEN’S RIGHT By Prudence Arobani […]