Politics

Iyase Of Udo Backs Obaseki For 2Nd Term  

  …Says Victory Is Certain   The Iyase of Udo, His Royal Highness (HRH) Patrick Igbinidu, today endorsed the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and his Deputy and running mate, Comr. Philip Shaibu, for the September 19, 2020 election. This is just as promised to mobilise […]


INEC May Suspend Edo, Ondo Elections if…  

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has stated that it would not hesitate to suspend the Edo and Ondo governorship election process if the actions of political gladiators degenerate into a breakdown of law and order. This is just as the Commission reassured the people of the two states of its determination to […]


Only Buhari Has Prerogative To Sack Service Chiefs–Presidency

    The Presidency today stated that only President Muhammadu Buhari has the prerogative to appoint or sack Service Chiefs. This just as the Presidency also stated that President Buhari, in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, will do what is in the best interest of the country at all times. The Presidency’s […]


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. […]


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 […]