Dickson: We’ll bring back PDP defectors *Rallies support for Secondus Bayelsa State Governor,  Henry Seriake Dickson, has vowed to work towards bringing back into the fold of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), all its members that left, no matter the reason for their action, as the party needed all the unity it could muster to wrench power out of the hands...... read more
Arewa Youth Leader issues quit notice to Buhari ahead 2019 poll National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) Shettima Yerima has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. According to the youth leader, age and health have limited the performance of the president and there is need for him to give up leadership for a younger person. Speaking with SaharaTV,...... read more
Unfazed over alleged assault on bishop, Okorocha declares: 95% of Imo Catholics with us Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has thumbed his nose on claiming that the recent alleged assault on Archbishop by officials of his government and supporters of anointed successor, Uche Nwosu during a church service, would deny his camp essential votes from the Catholic faithful in 2019. Rather, the governor, said he...... read more
Jumbo salaries: Buhari's Aide vows to expose Saraki, Dogara The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), says the N13m allowances being received by senators is only a tip of the iceberg as Nigerians will be shocked when he releases details of the allowances of the principal officers of the National Assembly. Sagay said this...... read more
Gov Obiano sworn-in, begins his second term journey in Anambra Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State and his Deputy, Dr Nkem Okeke were on Saturday sworn-in for second term in office with a pledge for more remarkable achievements. Obiano and Okeke accompanied by their wives were sworn-in by the Anambra State Chief Judge, Justice Peter Umeadi, at the Dr Alex Ekwueme...... read more
Imo deputy Gov to Okorocha: You can't stop me from being next Governor Deputy governor of Imo state, Eze Madumere has vowed to continue pushing his request to emerge as next Governor of the state adding that nobody can stop him from achieving his ambition. Incumbent Governor, Rochas Okorocha has annointed Uche Nwosu, his son-in-law, as his successor which created a friction in the cabinet, with reports...... read more
Buhari returns to Kano for another wedding event despite rising criticism on insecurity President Muhammadu Buhari and Abdulsalami Abubakar, former head of state, were among the dignitaries who attended the wedding of Fatiha Dangote, daughter of billonaire businessman, in Kano on Friday. The wedding took place between Fatima and Jamilu, son of Muhammad Abubakar, a former inspector-general of police, at the palace of the emir of Kano....... read more
Pay Back? Senate withholds passage of 2018 budget, same day after Buhari put off assent to electoral amendment The senate on Tuesday said there is no date yet for the passage of the 2018 budget, in what looks like a pay back attempt at President Muhammadu Buhari after he refused to assent to an electoral amendment move by the Lawmakers. Senate’s spokesman, Sa’abi Abdullahi wo disclosed  this in Abuja, said:...... read more
APC weak in South-East, Okorocha admits After many botched promises, Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State on Tuesday promised that the local government elections will hold in June. He also admitted that his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) is unpopular in the South-east of Nigeria. Mr. Okorocha made the disclosure at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo...... read more
Senator Adamu faces suspension from Senate, cries out Senator Abdullahi Adamu has said that the leadership of the Senate is after him because of his strong opposition to amendment to the Electoral Act recently passed by the Upper Chamber. The Senator, a former Governor, who is representing Nasarawa West Senatorial District in the Senate, disclosed this in a statement...... read more
Budget padding scandal: Jibrin finally surrenders, recalled to House of Reps The house of representatives has recalled the lawmaker representing Bebeji/Kiru constituency in Kano state, Abdulmumin Jibrin. This follows a letter of apology which Jibril wrote to the lawmakers on Tuesday. The house suspended Jibril in 2017 for 180 legislative days after he raised an alarm of the alleged padding of the 2016...... read more
PDP returnee, Ladoja checks out for another party, may jump ship soon ahead 2019 polls All is certainly still not well with the Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party. This is evidenced by a former Governor of the State and its leader, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, on Monday vowing to leave the party because of the perceived impunity rearing its head again in it. To...... read more
UPP on order of election: Why is Buhari afraid? *Urges NASS to veto President Why is President Muhammadu Buhari afraid of the amendment to the order of elections, as amended by the National Assembly, if he wants to run on his record of performance in office in his first term? This was the question put forward by the United Progressive Party (UPP), as it criticised...... read more
We’re not surprised that Buhari rejected NASS order of election – PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not surprised that President Muhammadu Buhari withheld his assent to the legislation by the National Assembly, reordering the sequence of general elections in the country, particularly given the tendencies he has continued to display as a politician. The PDP believes in democracy and subscribes to...... read more
PDP: We can’t toy with South West, it is critical to our victory in 2019 The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed not to do anything to undermine the interest of the South West geo-political zone of the county, which it described as particularly strategic to its “inevitable victory” at the 2019 general election. The party said the southwest remains a major support base adding that...... read more
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