Cross River APC at war with itself

  In every democratic setting, the opposition parties play significant roles in advancing democracy.  Among others, the opposition parties act not only as alternative governments but help to checkmate the excesses of the ruling party. So, when the PDP had a landslide victory in the last general elections in Cross River, one had expected the […]

‘Ronaldo watched Only Fools and Horses on our first date’

  Emmerdale actress Gemma Atkinson dated the Real Madrid star in 2007 and has revealed the details of their first Cristiano Ronaldo’s idea of a good date is a good night in watching Only Fools and Horses. Emmerdale actress and former glamour model Gemma Atkinson dated the Real Madrid star while he was at Manchester […]

Sheriff’s ‘2016’ campaign vehicle causes stir at PDP secretariat

  A new campaign vehicle, adorned with the picture of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, the colours of the party and its umbrella logo with an inscription describing him as a tested leader, was yesterday parked near the party’s national secretariat in Abuja. The vehicle was parked […]

FCT poll: INEC declares APC winner of Bwari council

  The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday declared the All Progressives Congress Chairmanship candidate, Mr Musa Dikko as the winner of the Bwari Area council election. The result of the election was announced by the INEC Returning Officer for the area, Mr Abubakar Abba. Abba said Dikko who polled 18,066 votes defeated his closest […]

PDP wins Ife by-election

  The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ife Central State Constituency Dipo Eluwole, has won the by-election conducted to fill the vacant seat at the Osun State House of Assembly. The by election was conducted on Saturday but the Independent National Electoral Commission declared the poll inconclusive because results from two polling units […]

FCT polls: INEC to repeat elections in 2 polling units Sunday

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said Saturday’s council elections in the Federal Capital Territory did not hold in two polling units due to card reader failure. National Commissioner in the commission, Prof. Anthonia Simbine, made this known in Abuja on Saturday while briefing newsmen on the election. Simbine, however, announced that arrangement had […]

FCT council poll: APC, PDP in close race

  Early results from polling units in the Federal Capital Territory Area Council elections show that candidates of the governing All Progressives Congress and those of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party are running neck and neck. Results from the New Chief’s Palace, Polling Unit, Karu, show that for the Abuja Municipal Area Council Chairmanship, APC […]

APC, PDP test strength in Abuja council poll today

  The All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party renew their rivalry on Saturday (today) as they fight for the control of the six area councils in Abuja. The election will produce six area council chairmen and 62 councillors. The election, which was earlier scheduled for March 19, was shifted by the Independent National […]

PDP zones 2019 presidency, hints on vice president

  The Peoples Democratic Party has zoned 2019 presidential ticket to the North – A member of the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT), Ambassador Wali Jibril, who spoke with journalists confirmed that the party had zoned 2019 presidency to the North – Jibril also disclosed that the party had started shopping for a credible candidate […]

APC wouldn’t have won without Tinubu –Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has attributed the triumph of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general election to the vision of a National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Buhari said this in a recorded tribute which was presented at the 8th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Abuja on Tuesday. At the event, which […]