Anambra polls: Uba fights on, as Appeal Court decides fate February

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has scheduled hearing for February 2 this year in two appeals seeking to overturn the December 20, 2021 judgment of the Federal High Court, Abuja voiding Andy Uba’s participation in the last governorship election in Anambra State as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress...... read more


I’ve not converted to Islam - Ihedioha *Serves Uzodimma quit notice

Former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has laughed off the idea that he has become a Muslim simply because he was found praying in what looked like a mosque, waving it away as fake news. Ihedioha, in a statement by his spokesman, Chibuike Onyeukwu, attributed the outcome for which he...... read more


To take over Lagos, a task that must be done - PDP *Ayu, Makinde, Wike, others speak

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Iyorchia Ayu, on Friday, vowed that the party would rescue Nigeria and Lagos State from the throes of bad governance of the All Progressives Congress (APC).He said this in Lagos on Friday while welcoming the convener of the Lagos4Lagos Movement, who is a chieftain...... read more


New group springs up for Osinbajo *Insists VP best to recue Nigeria

A civil group society, Identify The Right Leader Initiative, identified Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo as the next President because of his speeches and actions as Attorney General. In a press conference organised by the civil group at Ilupeju Recreation Hall, Friday, Mr Abimbola Oyanuri, highlighted their goals and vision and...... read more


BREAKING: Kalu steals into Villa at night to meet with Buhari

Orji Uzor Kalu (OUK) the Chief Whip of the Senate and 2023 Presidential aspirant, was the guest of President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. In what seems to be the tradition of aspirants under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kalu revealed how he visited the President, saying he left...... read more


I've known Tinubu for 30 years, but I don't want him to be Nigerian President - Ojodu

Support for the presidential ambition of former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, thinned further on Tuesday, with Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, washing his hands of the project. Ojodu, a Tinubu acolyte said although the Asiwaju was his political leader, he would not support him to...... read more


APC crisis hits the roof, claims Governors Forum boss *Governors bicker over convention

The ongoing crisis threatening the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) scheduled for February, has claimed its first victim in the Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Lukman. Lukman,  resigned his appointment on Monday, after his insistence on the conduct of the party’s convention in February...... read more


S'Court dealt Imo a fatal blow - PDP *Says, state has collapsed under Uzodimma

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma of killing the state, saying that every segment of the state’s socio-political and economic base had suffered terribly if not totally collapsed. The state chapter of the party, in a statement by Emenike Nmeregini, its spokesman, said the 2020 Supreme...... read more


Exchanging President without WAEC with one who doesn't know his age will be tragic - Omokri

“Do you want to move from a President that does not know where his WAEC certificate is to a President that does not know what his real age is?” This was the question Reno Omokri, a former presidential aid to Goodluck Johnathan, put to Nigerians on Saturday, with which he sought...... read more


PDP to Buhari: The N4.3billion bridge you commissioned is falling

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has taken Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State to task over the quality of projects being executed by his government, saying they are sub-standard.  The party particularly pointed out that the much talked about N4.3 billion Customs Flyover commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari just about a month ago,...... read more


Osinbajo foot-soldiers: We’ll disgrace 'moneybags' at APC convention

Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria's Vice President is digging in for the major battle with his political mentor, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu for Nigeria’s number one job, going by the utterances of his footsoldiers. The Progressive Project (TPP), an umbrella body of the groups working for the Vice President vowed to put in...... read more


Shehu Sani reacts, as Tinubu donates N50million to victims of Zamfara massacre

"Jagaban donated N50m for the victims of Zamfara Bandits attacks;I’m trying to call my friend Momodu and inform him of the victims of Niger and Kaduna attacks." This was how Senator formerly representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, reacted to the donation of a whopping N50million to the victims of the killing...... read more


Count Ebonyi people out of Biafra *Says it's an agenda of those who enslaved his people

For the umpteenth time, Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, has kicked at the ideo of a separate country outside Nigeria, saying his people should be counted out of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB..   IPOB, has been pitted against the Federal Government, with Umahi reiterating on which side he...... read more


Utomi, Chidoka, Agbakoba, Odinkalu, named as Soludo unveils 80-man Ezekwesili-led transition C’ttee

Charles Chukwuma Soludo, Anambra State Governor-elect, on Thursday named some of Nigeria’s brightest technocrats into his 80-member transition commission, indicating the direction tenor of his government that is due to take off on March 17, 2022. The team which would be headed by former Minister of Education, and former presidential aspirant,...... read more


INEC deploys 12,000 personnel to conduct FCT election

No fewer than  12,000 ad hoc personnel would be sent by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the February 12, 2022 Area Council election in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Yahaya Bello, Resident Electoral Commissioner, who revealed this on Wednesday in Abuja, added that INEC would provide a level playing field for candidates participating...... read more


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Latest News Anambra polls: Uba fights on, as Appeal Court decides fate February Only enemies of Nigeria will be against zoning - South, Middle-belt leaders INEC on Funding: We'll deal with erring banks *Says, no more vote-buying, overspending Buhari in Kaduna: Terrorists would never take over your land You’ve served God and humanity, you deserve your rest, Obi tells retiring Catholic Bishop Djokovic: Diplomatic row brews, as Serbia goes for tit-for-tat *Sacks major Australian company I’ve not converted to Islam - Ihedioha *Serves Uzodimma quit notice INEC says IVED will do the magic in 2023 *Reaffirms validity of PVCs To take over Lagos, a task that must be done - PDP *Ayu, Makinde, Wike, others speak New group springs up for Osinbajo *Insists VP best to recue Nigeria

 

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