Falae woos Akala, others to SDP

Chieftains of the newly resuscitated Social Democratic Party (SDP), yesterday, stormed Ibadan, the Oyo State capital to woo a former governor of the state, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala and others into the party. The party stalwarts led by its National Chairman, Chief Olu Falae; a former Minister for Education, Prof. Tunde Adeniran; Ambassador Yemi Farounbi; another […]

I’m relying on God to sack Gov Bello – Sen Musa

Senator Ibrahim Musa who represented Niger North Senatorial District in the last assembly has thrown his hat in the ring in the race for the Niger State Government House come 2019. In this interview, Sen. Musa who chairs the Board of the Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) says he is relying on God and not […]

Buhari support group launched in S/South

The National Committee of Buhari Support Groups (NCBSG) has opened offices in Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Edo states, all in the South South, to coordinate the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. In Calabar, the event which held at the headquarters of the movement located at Block 16, Unit D, Orok Ita Street at […]

APC congresses: Tinubu speaks on way forward

Tinubu speaks on APC congresses By Lucy Osuizigbo All Progressives Congress National Leader,  Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Monday congratulated his party for embarking on the congresses against all odds, saying that it is the way to go in building and upholding a truly democratic political party. Tinubu said this in a congratulatory message to the […]

APC inaugurates convention c’ttee today

The 68-member National Convention Committee headed by Governor Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, will be inaugurated today in Abuja at the national secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The approval for the inauguration of the convention committee was finally given after President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country last Saturday. The delay in the inauguration […]

PDP ward congress: Adeyeye wants three LGs’ results cancelled

A contender for the ticket of PDP in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti state, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, on Sunday asked the Senator David Mark-led three-man delegate committee to cancel the results of three local governments alleging “extreme thuggery and tearing of nomination forms.” Adeyeye, who bared his mind while reviewing the exercise held […]

How my top officials fell to corruption war – Ganduje

Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is the governor of Kano State Daily Trust: You talked about the debts your government inherited. How far has your government gone about repayment?  Abdullahi Umar Ganduje: We inherited about N300 billion as debt. That was what was reported by the transition committee and I knew that it might create a […]

2019: 10 reasons why many Senators, Reps won’t return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had in January this released the timetable for the 2019 general elections, fixing the presidential and other polls into the 109 senatorial districts and 360 federal constituencies of the country for Saturday, February 16, 2019. As the date approaches, frantic efforts are being made by the lawmakers to secure […]

Former Presidents, leaders unite against Buhari in 2019 – PDP

PDP chairman Uche Secondus By Emmanuel Oloniruha All former presidents and leaders of Nigeria are in unison to effect a change in the leadership of the country in 2019, opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), revealed on Thursday. The National Chairman of the party, Mr Uche Secondus, hinted on Thursday at an emergency National Executive Committee […]

APC convention holds May 14

APC By Emmanuel Mogbede The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday announced that its National Convention to elect officers for a new term in the party’s leadership would hold on May 14. According to schedule of activities released by the Organising Secretary, Sen. Osita Izunaso, in Abuja, the party’s Ward Congresses will hold on May 2, […]