Politics

Ashiru Vs El-Rufai: PDP misfortunes in court over Kaduna guber

July 19, 2019

The 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in Kaduna State, Isa Ashiru lost his bid to get the Appeal Court in the state to order a recount of votes of the last election in the state. The appellate court on Thursday dismissed Ashiru and PDP’s appeal against the refusal of the State Governorship Petition […]

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Presidential Tribunal: Buhari lawyer plays video on INEC Chairman’s claim on server in court

July 16, 2019

Professor Yakubu Mahmood, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has explained why the results of last general elections could not be transmitted electronically. This is contrary to the claim by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that the results of the last elections were transmitted to a […]

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Unpaid salary: Workers’ protest in Kogi politically-motivated – Yahaya Bello’s aide

July 13, 2019

The Special Adviser in charge of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Kogi State, Engr. Abubakar Ohere has said that the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit, (NFIU) policy does not give additional money to the account of the Local Government in the state as against claims in some quarters. The special Adviser, who was apparently reacting to […]

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Bauchi: Gov Bala inaugurates 21-members committee to recover looted funds

July 13, 2019

Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State on Friday inaugurated a 21-member committee led by Senator Isa Hamma as chairman, and Prof. Sylvester Shikyil as secretary with eleven terms of reference to conduct its duty which covers the period from May 2007 to May 2019 to recover funds and assets movable and immovable of the […]

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Adams Oshiomhole speaks on ‘becoming new godfather’ of Edo politics

June 24, 2019

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole has denied accusations of perpetuating himself as the new godfather of Edo politics. Oshiomhole made the denial on Sunday while fielding questions from State House correspondents after leading some APC members to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking on […]

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2019 general election: APC reacts to EU reports on general polls

June 16, 2019

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council, has reacted to European Union reports on the 2019 general elections. Spokesperson for the Campaign Organization, Festus Keyamo addressed newsmen after EU briefing on Saturday. The European Union Mission (EU EOM) had in their reports stressed the need to urgently improve the electoral process in Nigeria. The […]

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‘Feel free to send your body bag assassins after me’ – Shehu Sani dares Gov. Nasiru El-rufai

June 12, 2019

Immediate past senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has slammed Governor Nasir El-rufai for claiming to have retired him and Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi from Kaduna politics. El-rufai yesterday in a post on his verified social media handles taunted Sani and Hunkuyi for losing out in the 2019 elections after allegedly betraying […]

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‘Distance yourself very far from Oshiomhole, El-Rufai’ – Okorocha tells Osinbajo

May 29, 2019

Outgoing Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has advised Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to distance himself from the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State. He gave the warning while expressing displeasure over the purportedly unfair manner he is being treated by the APC […]

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BREAKING: Jigawa Assembly impeaches Speaker, Chief Whip, Majority Leader

May 9, 2019

Speaker of Jigawa State House of Assembly, Mr Isah Idris has been denounced. The Speaker was denounced on Thursday in a crisis meeting, DAILY POST reports. The gathering had in participation 20 out of 30 officials. The House, after the arraignment consistently casted a ballot Idris Garba Kareka as the recently chosen Speaker of the […]

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Kogi guber: Military can’t prevent the general population from kicking out Yahaya Bello – PDP chieftain, Alfa Fidelis

April 17, 2019

A chairmanship competitor of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State, Comrade Alfa Fidelis, has bragged overpowering triumph in the expected November 2 governorship race in the state. The party said the militarization approach of the decision All Progressive Congress (APC) amid race will be opposed by the general population by kicking out Gov. […]

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