Umeh wins Anambra senatorial seat

Victor Umeh campaigns for APGA By Chimezie Anaso Chief Victor Umeh of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) has won the Anambra Central Senatorial re-run election conducted on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The senatorial election took place in seven local governments of Anambra including Njikoka, Awka North, Idemili South, Dunukofia, Awka […]

2019: Shehu Sani blasts Buhari’s re-election bid

Senator representing Kaduna central, Shehu Sani, has called for end to President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election campaigns. Sen. Shehu Sani urged Buhari to abandon his second term ambition and address the security situation and other challenges issues in the country. The lawmaker described cheering of Buhari’s re-election bid by party members at a time when Nigerians […]

INEC registers 68,079 voters in Kwara

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara State, yesterday, announced that it registered a total of 68,079 people at the end of the third quarter of the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise which began in April 2017. Speaking with stakeholders in Ilorin, the Administrative Secretary of the electoral body in the state, Mr […]

Fresh crisis rocks Kano PDP over chairmanship election

A fresh crisis has rocked the Kano State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the planned election for a new state chairman. Daily Trust gathered that following the sack of the party’s former chairman, Alhaji Rabi’u Dan Sharu, the PDP had arranged for election to fill the vacant position. Five aspirants, namely Senator […]

2019: ADP rejects 2019 election timetable

The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has rejected the timetable and schedule of activities for the 2019 general elections which was issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday. The ADP national chairman, Engineer Yabaji Yusuf Sani, who addressed journalists yesterday in Abuja, faulted the scheduling of the presidential election before the governorship poll. […]

Oyegun outlines APC’s plan to capture S/East, S/South

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has spoken on the preparedness of the party to take over power in the South East and South South geo-political zones in 2019. Chief Odigie-Oyegun spoke yesterday at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja while inaugurating a four-member strategic committee led by […]

No plans to dump PDP for APGA – Oduah

Senator Stella Oduah dismisses defection rumour By Ifeanyi Nwoko Senator Stella Oduah has described as untrue, recent reports that she plans to dump the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday, Oduah said that the reports were […]

Nada matattu a gwamnatin Buhari rashin iya aiki ne – PDP

Hakkin mallakar hotoPDP Babbar jam’iyyar adawa a Najeriya ta caccaki gwamnatin shugaba Muhammadu Buhari game da nade-naden mutanen da tuni suka mutu a mukamai na hukumomin gwamnati. Jam’iyyar PDP ta ce wannan ya zama babban abin kunya ga Najeriya a karkashin jagorancin jam’iyyar APC. A cikin wata sanarwa da sakataren watsa labarai na jam’iyyar PDP, […]

PDP ready for vibrant opposition in 2018 – Secondus

Expect robust, vibrant opposition from PDP in 2018 By Emmanuel Oloniruha The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has assured Nigerians that the PDP would play robust and vibrant roles in the nation’s polity in 2018. Secondus, in a new year message he issued on Saturday in Abuja, asserted that […]

Buhari for second term-Sen. Gaya

President Muhammadu Buhari will complete projects during his second term, Senator Kabiru Gaya (APC, Kano) said this at the Presidential Villa on Thursday. Gaya was speaking to State House correspondents after meeting with the president. “On road projects, we have to thank President Buhari for putting extra efforts and may Allah continue to give him […]