*APC primaries: Uba Sani floors incumbent Senator with 2088 votes*

APC senatorial aspirant, Malam Uba Sani has emerged the flagbearer of the party at its primary elections on Saturday with a wide margin of 2088. This left his arch -rival and incumbent Kaduna Central Senator Shehu Sani with 15 votes, a difference of 2,073 votes. Closely following Malam Uba was General Sani Sale who got […]

Buhari gives good account of himself – APC

Buhari (M) Oshiomhole and Mai Mala Bunu at APC convention By Emmanuel Mogbede The Presidential candidate of APC, incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, has given a good account of himself as a leader, who led by example. With the emergence of Buhari as candidate, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was now positioned tackle the opposition […]

*Kaduna APC primaries: Group raises alarm over fake court order*

A group of activists, the Kaduna Democrats Forum(KDF) has raised alarm over media reports of purported court order restraining All Progressives Congress(APC) Chairman and INEC from conducting today’s primary elections for Kaduna North Federal Constituency. The group’s Executive Director (Media) Malam Rabiu Garba said in a press release  in Kaduna that the court order was […]

PDP delegates feed fat as aspirants ‘lobby, bribe” for votes

Some 3,619 delegates to the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) currently going on in Port Harcourt,  Rivers State, are feeding fat as presidential aspirants have continued to jostle for the party’s apex ticket. The 12  presidential aspirants resolute to clinch the ticket meant for only one of them, are allegedly “lobbying and […]

Fight over consensus candidate delays PDP convention

Lots of seats at the PDP convention venue yet to be taken by delegates. Photo by Bassey Willie The failure of the 12 presidential aspirants of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to agree on a consensus candidate has delayed the start of the party’s convention in Port Harcourt. The 12 aspirants met earlier in the […]

#PDPpresidential primaries: Saraki not stepping down for Atiku

The Abubakar Bukola Saraki Campaign Organisation has denied report that Senate Bukola Saraki will step down for former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, before the commencement of voting at the convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Port Harcourt. The spokesperson of the campaign organisation, Ilemona Onoja in a telephone chat with our reporter said Saraki […]

APC na fuskantar barazanar rasa dan takara a Zamfara

Hakkin mallakar hotoOTHERSImage captionGwamnan Jihar Zamfara Abdul’aziz Yari ya ce zaben fidda gwani ba zai yu ba a Jihar. A jihar Zamfara ta Najeriya jam’iyyar APC na fuskantar barazanar rasa dan takara a babban zaben da za a yi badi, sakamakon takaddamar da ake yi a kan zaben fid da gwani. A gobe Lahadi ne […]

9 states with most dramatic governorship primaries

APC governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, acknowledges cheers from his supporters, during his arrival to Ward E3, Lagos Island Area in Lagos for the primary Nigeria’s democratic space has in the past few days been a theatre, sometimes even of the absurd, as politicians from major political parties displayed dexterity in outdoing […]

PDP picks presidential candidate today

Katsina: 5 PDP aspirants rejects party’s consensus candidate, Sen Lado, insists on primaries The leading opposition People’s Democratic  Party (PDP) will today elect its presidential candidate at its national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The winner will face President Muhammadu Buhari, who emerged candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The PDP has […]

APC NWC Dissolves Zamfara Party Executives

Adams Oshiomhole, Chairman of APC By Emmanuel Mogbede The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has dissolved the party executives at all levels in Zamfara. Mr Yekini Nabena, the APC acting National Publicity in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said by the decision, all supposed party factions in Zamfara stands […]