You’re a political beggar, PDP, Umahi, others knock Fani-Kayode

The Peoples Democratic Party in the South-West on Friday criticised a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, over his claim that he had wronged the President, Muhammadu Buhari in the past. The South-West PDP, through its Publicity Secretary, Chief Sanya Atofarati, said nothing had changed about Buhari as the socio-political...... read more


BREAKING: Fani-Kayode visits Buhari at Villa, finally joins APC

After months of speculations and back and forth, former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has officially been received into the All Progressives Congress (APC), a camp he had variously described in most derogatory terms. The Nation reports that he was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari as the newest member of...... read more


VAT war: Time will tell who Sanwo-Olu is working for - politician who clashed with Tinubu *We must shine our eyes

A Lagos-based politician, Arinola Oloko, has advised Lagosians to shine their eyes and follow the proceeds of the Value Added Tax (VAT) should the Lagos State Government succeed in securing the backing of the courts to collect the revenue, hitherto the job of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Sunday PUNCH...... read more


BREAKING: I didn’t indict Uzodimma during Owerri meeting, my comments twisted – Buhari

An apparently scandalised President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday came out to clarify a statement currently trending on social media indicating that he indicted Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, during his visit to the state on Thursday. In a statement by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, on Sunday, said the comments of his...... read more


No respite for Secondus *He remains sacked - court

Their seems no respite for Uche Secondus, embattled suspended National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has affirmed his suspension of by his ward executives as a member of the party. Justice Okogbule Gbasam affirmed this in a judgement delivered...... read more


Kaduna LG elections: APC clinches 14, PDP picks 2 chairmanship seats

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won 14 out of the 16 chairmanship seats so far declared by the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (Kadsiecom) leaving two chairmanship seats for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).  Whirlwindnews.com.ng reports that last Saturday’s local government elections were postponed in Birnin Gwari, Chikun, Kajuru and Zango...... read more


BREAKING: Ex-Rivers governor, Anthony Ukpo, dies

Former military Administrator of Rivers , Brigadier General Anthony Ukpo, is dead. Brigadier General Anthony Ukpo, a former information Minister during General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida’s regime died Monday morning. Close ally, Leonard Anyogu, who is the secretary of the Ogoja State Creation Committee which was chaired by Ukpo, confirmed the former...... read more


Breaking: Shake-up as INEC redeploys RECs, directors

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the redeployment of five Resident Electoral Commissioners. INEC National Commissioner and chairman (Information and Voter Education Committee), Festus Okoye, made the announcement in a statement issued on Sunday titled, ‘Redeployment of five RECs and four Directors.’ He said, “In the new postings, the...... read more


BREAKING: APC crisis worsens as party splits into three in Enugu, factions produce parallel LG leadership in Kwara, Lagos, Ogun

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State took the turn for the worst on Saturday with the emergence of a third faction of the party. Few weeks back, there was little indication that the warring chieftains of the party had mended fences and were ready to work...... read more


BREAKING - Kaduna: APC loses chairman, councillor LG elections in El-Rufai's polling unit

Governor Nasir el-Rufai has lost Saturday’s chairmanship and councillorship elections in his polling unit, as the main opposition party, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) won both elections.  El-Rufai had earlier voted at his Polling Unit 01 Ungwar Sarki, Kaduna North local government area of the state, where he said his target was...... read more


BREAKING: Insecurity forces Kaduna state electoral Commission to postpone council election in four LGAs

Less than 20hrs to Saturday's local government election in Kaduna state, the Kaduna state Independent Electoral Commission (Kadsiecom) has suspended the polls in Birnin Gwari, Chikun, Kajuru and Zango Kataf local government areas.   Kadsiecom had earlier scheduled the Kaduna state local government polls for Saturday September 4, 2021 across the 23 local government...... read more


BREAKING: Ozigbo is PDP candidate for Anambra guber election, Appeal Court declares

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has declared Valentine Ozigbo as the validly elected governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) for the November 6 governorship election in Anambra state. Delivering judgment, President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban- Mensem, who led a three- man panel of justices,...... read more


Why I sacked agric, power Ministers - Buhari *Change entire cabinet members - CNPP *Removal of Nanono, Mamman ploy to cover up corruption - PDP

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the decision to sack Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Mohammed Sabo Nanono and his power counterpart, Engr. Sale Mamman, was to reinvigorate the cabinet in a manner that would deepen its capacity to consolidate legacy achievements. The president revealed this at the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting...... read more


BREAKING: At last, Buhari goes tough, sacks two Ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved two ministers of their appointments. They are the Ministers of Agriculture, Mohammed Sabo Nanono and his Power counterpart, Mr Saleh Mamman. Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Femi Adesina, announced this on Wednesday. He said the Minister of Environment, Mohammed Abubakar, had been redeployed...... read more


Breaking: Six lawmakers dump APGA, switch to APC in Anambra

Up to six members of the Anambra State House of Assembly under the platform of the All  Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) have defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the forthcoming governorship election in the state. Chairman APC Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe state Governor, Mai...... read more


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