Yul Edochie joins APGA after failing to clinch Anambra Guber position Nollywood actor turned politician Yul Edochie has joined the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Edochie was the Democratic Peoples Congress (DPC) candidate in the Anambra governorship election which held in November. The movie star from Nteje village in Oyi local government area of Anambra secured only 145 votes in the poll....... read more
$1bn from excess crude account: Fayose pulls out, accuses Buhari, APC of using money to fund 2019 campaign Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has opposed the decision of the national economic council (NEC) to approve $1 billion for the fight against insurgency. At the end of the NEC meeting on Thursday, Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki said all the governors had agreed that the money should be...... read more
Anambra Central: All that is left for Umeh is to congratulate me – Okonkwo Chief Victor Umeh, claim to the seat of Anambra Central Senatorial Zone has collapsed completely and all that is left for him is to congratulate me, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, who was on Wednesday declared Senator for Anambra Central by a Federal High Court in Abuja, said on Friday. Contrary to insinuations that the...... read more
Obiano to Southeast Govs: You 'll lose your seats come 2019 if... Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has described his party, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), as the ‘Southeast hurricane’. The governor made his comments at an event tagged ‘Victory Rally/Commencement of Anambra Central Senatorial District Rerun Campaign’, which held in Awka, the state capital.  He further disclosed that as the...... read more
Registered parties now 67 as INEC admits new 21 ahead 2019 general poll The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the registration of 21 new political parties, bringing the number of registered parties in the country to 67. The approval, according to a statement signed by Mrs May Agbmuche-Mbu, INEC National Commissioner and Member, Information and Voter Education Committee, was given at the...... read more
From Labour party, Alao-Akala, other Ogun Politicians flood APC The All Progressives Congress, APC, will welcome to its fold, former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala; former Senate leader, Senator Teslim Folarin and former Secretary to the State Government, Chief Ayodele Adigun, on Saturday. Also expected to join the party were Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja, Honourable Segun Odebunmi, Rauf Olaniyan,...... read more
Anxiety in Anambra as unknown party set Obiano up at Tribunal A political party has asked the Anambra state gubernatorial electoral tribunal to nullify the victory of the state governor, Willie Obiano, in the just concluded gubernatorial race. The party, the African People’s Party (APP) in a petition filed before the tribunal said alleged substantial noncompliance of the electoral act during the...... read more
2019: Tinubu washes hand off Vice Presidential ambition A national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has said there was no truth in the speculation that he may emerge as President Muhammadu Buhari’s running mate for the 2019 presidential election. Tinubu described as a “classic case of utterly and irredeemably-fake news,” the report in a national daily that he...... read more
Nigerians floor Reps, reject NGO bill The Non-Governmental Organisation Regulatory Commission Bill has suffered major hitch at a house of representatives public hearing organised to deliberate on it. None of the civil society organisations and non-governmental organisations at the hearing spoke in support of the bill. The hearing was organised by the house committee on civil society...... read more
2019: APGA's Presidential candidate 'll give Buhari a good fight The National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Ifeatu Obi-Okoye, on Tuesday said the party will field a presidential candidate in the 2019 general election. He said the party would avoid the mistake of supporting candidates of other political parties as it did in previous election, where it...... read more
Appeal court sends Saraki back to CCT amidst fresh political intrigues The Court of Appeal this afternoon ordered Senate Presdent Bukola Saraki back to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to face three charges of corruption filed against him. The three-man panel by Justice Tinuade Akomolafe-Wilson unanimously ordered Saraki to return to the tribunal to face trial on three out of 18 counts...... read more
At last! FG formalizes handover of Presidential Lodge, Marina to Lagos state govt The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the final handing over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government about twenty years after the journey to actualize it commenced. Speaking at the brief but impressive handing over ceremony, held at the Conference Room of Federal Ministry of Works, Power and...... read more
Saraki on his way back to PDP? Trending photo of where Senate President visited new PDP Chairman flood social media A photograph has been trending on social media. That is the visit of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to the new Peoples Democratic Party Chairman, Uche Secondus at Hilton, Abuja. With Saraki at the celebration were Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ikwerimadu and Sen. Dino Melaye. Why the photo is of interest...... read more
UPP to APC Your malicious propaganda is hurting our democracy *Congratulates PDP Name-calling, acerbic remarks and malicious propaganda, are totally antithetical to sound democratic practice as they manure impunity and lack of participation the United Progressives Party (UPP), warned, on Monday. The party, which directed its warning particularly to the All Progressives Congress (APC), argued that such attitude from the ruling party, could...... read more
Ahead 2019 election: Labour party lures suspended Senator Kashamu Barely 48 hours after Buruji Kashamu was suspended for one month by his party, PDP, the Labour Party, LP, said it is ready to accommodate the controversial politician into its fold. The chairman of the LP, Abdulkareem Abdulsalam, extended the gesture to Mr. Kashamu at a press conference held on Sunday...... read more
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