Politics

Buhari Endorsed Obaseki, Akeredolu For Second Term–Odigie-Oyegun

    The immediate past National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, says the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd.), has endorsed an agreement that Governor Godwin Obaseki and Rotimi Akeredolu of Edo and Ondo states respectively be returned for second term unless they do not wish to continue in office. […]

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Traditional Rulers Declare One-Day Fasting To End Oshiomhole/Obaseki Crisis

  The Edo Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs has concluded arrangements to observe one day fasting for God’s intervention into the endless political battle between the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole The two gladiators have been at logger heads over who controls […]


Edo APC Crisis: OSM Rejects Reconciliation Committee

    The Obaseki/Shaibu Movement (OSM) has rejected the All Progressives Congress (APC) national reconciliation committee led by Senate President Ahmad Lawan that was constituted by the APC National Working Committee (NWC) to resolve the crisis rocking the party OSM’s mandate is to work for the re-election of Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki and his […]


$870,000 Fraud: Bizman Narrates How Ex-PDP Rep Candidate, Others Defrauded Him

    A Lagos based businessman, Mr Austin Albert Ugochukwu, today, told a Federal High Court, Lagos, how a People’s Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives candidate for Eti-Osa Federal Constituency of Lagos State, in the last General Election, Anthony Akala Bakare and other members of his group defrauded him of the sum of N240 […]


Senate Endorses June 12 As Democracy Day

    The Senate today endorsed June 12 as Democracy Day in the country. The upper chamber unanimously concurred with the House of Representatives on the passage of a bill seeking to legalise June 12 of every year as Democracy Day in Nigeria. If the bill is assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari, May 29 […]


Open Grazing Law Is Operational In Benue State–Ortom

  The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has stated that the open grazing law in the state was being implemented. This is just as he also said that 400 persons from various ethnic nationalities have been arrested for violating the law. Ortom spoke with State House correspondents shortly after he had a private meeting […]


Breaking: Tribunal Declares Adeleke Winner Of Osun Governorship Election

      The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has declared Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party as winner of the September 2018 election in the state. The 3-man tribunal upheld the petitions filed by Adeleke and the PDP, challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and […]


N1.8B Fraud: Ex- Skye Bank Staff Gives Evidence In Fayose Trial

    By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi The fifth prosecution witness in the trial of former Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose today told a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, that he was informed about two years ago, that his late Special Assistant (SA) Justin Erukaa, died in an accident. The witness, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro gave […]


Nasarawa Lawmaker Defects To APC

  The Minority Leader, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Mr Peter Mbucho, (PDP-Akwanga North), has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) to the All Progressives Congress(APC) in the state. The Speaker of the House, Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, disclosed this on today while reading Mbucho’s defection letter during the House proceeding in Lafia. The speaker congratulated Mbucho […]


Okorocha Should Hide His Face In Shame —Uzodinma

  …Says He Has Buried Himself Politically Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State Senator Hope Uzodinma has stated that the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha  should hide his face in shame for failing to install his  son in-law as governor of state. This is just as he added that […]