Politics

The entire five South-East states can fit into Kaduna two and a half time – Governor Nasir El-Rufai jokes

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has said that their biggest fear in the North-West region is Boko Haram relocating to the zone because they are being chased o...[Read More]

Health has no affiliate with a political party – Fayose says as he pays a visit to APC chieftain, Bola Tinubu, in Lagos

Former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose visited the Lagos home of All Progressives Congress (APC) leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Tuesday, October 12...[Read More]

Senate finally reaches agreement to adopt e-transmission of election results

The Senate has bowed to public pressure as it adopted the electronic transfer of election results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (IN...[Read More]

APC will officially become a Northen party if they deny the South of Presidency come 2023 – Okorocha

Ex governor of Imo State and serving lawmaker representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha has said that the All Progressives Congress will become a norther...[Read More]

APC gives conditions the FFK must meet before being fully accepted into the party

Nigeria’s party in power, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has detailed conditions that ex Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, must meet ...[Read More]

Anambra decides 2021: There will be problem if we don’t do this election – Senator Ifeanyi Ubah tells IPOB

Senator Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, governorship candidate of the Young Progressives Party in Anambra State gubernatorial election, has stated that there wi...[Read More]

Heaven will not fall if a Northener is again elected as President of Nigeria – Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

The spokesperson of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, has stated that heaven will not fall if another northerner emerges as the next...[Read More]

Actor Okon Lagos drags internet fraudsters and corrupt politicians online

Nollywood Comic actor Bishop Ime a.k.a Okon Lagos has called out online fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo boys alongside corrupt politicians o...[Read More]

APC members do not welcome FFK to the party – DG of Progressive Governors Forum, Salihu Lukman

Salihu Lukman, the Director-General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), has claimed that some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (A...[Read More]

2023: Decampees won’t get automatic tickets – APC

In a build-up to the 2023 presidential elections, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that there will be no automatic ticket to anyo...[Read More]

The spirit of God led me to decamp to the APC – FFK

Ex Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has stated that he was led by the spirit of God to decamp to the ruling APC   FFK was today September 16 ...[Read More]

Political veteran, Femi Fani-Kayode decamps to the APC from PDP (photos)

Ex Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has met with President Buhari in the statehouse this afternoon as it has been announced he has defected to the...[Read More]

Governors from Southeast absent as Southern govenors meet in Enugu today

Four out of the five Southeast governors were not present at the Southern Governors meeting that was held in Enugu state today, Thursday, September 16...[Read More]

We will gladly welcome Goodluck Jonathan if he chose to join us – APC

  The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has stated that it would welcome ex President Goodluck Jonathan if he decides to join the party. &nb...[Read More]

Unknown gunmen kidnaps PDP chieftain in Edo State, Pa Imasogie

Armed men suspected to be kidnappers have whisked away Pa Owere Dickson Imasogie, a prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo S...[Read More]

Anambra decides 2021: We must rescue the state now, it has collapsed – PDP governorship aspirant, Valentine Ozigbo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the forthcoming Anambra State gubernatorial election, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, has stated that the Anambr...[Read More]

2023: May God bless us with the next President who has a good heart like President Muhammadu Buhari – Gov. Dave Umahi

Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has expressed optimism that the next president of the country will be someone with a “good heart” just like Pre...[Read More]

We’ve been vindicated by Amaechi’s comments on “quiet stealing under President Buhari’s administration” – PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) have been accused by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of “providing cover for corrupt officials”. PDP stated thi...[Read More]

Drama in PDP as two deputy chairmen announces themselves as new acting chairman of the party

There was mild drama on Tuesday, August 24, as the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) divided into two factions following the s...[Read More]

I’m terribly shocked by the gross failure of President Buhari’s administration – Pastor Tunde Bakare

The senior pastor of the Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare has stated that he is ”shocked” by the “gross failure” exper...[Read More]

Uche Secondus reacts to court order which bars him from identifying himself as the chairman of PDP

Undefire PDP chairman, Uche Secondus has reacted to the order by the court which restrains him from acting as the National Chairman of the Peoples Dem...[Read More]

Former Nigerian Senator dies at 88

Ex Nigerian lawmaker, Biyi Durojaiye, has been reported dead.   Durojaiye passed away at the age of 88 in Lagos on Monday August 23, after suffer...[Read More]

APC members numbering about 100 drags party to court, calls for the dissolution of 13-member cabinet led by Gov. Mai Buni

Over 100 unimpressed members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have dragged the party to court over the caretaker committee which is led b...[Read More]

Jude Okeke reaffirmed as authentic National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA

The Imo State High Court sitting in Owerri court have confirmed that Jude Okeke remains the authentic National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand ...[Read More]

2023: Ex President Olusegun Obasanjo meets with PDP chairman and other party stakeholders

In a build-up to the 2023 presidential election, ex President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday, August 19, held an indoor meeting with the National Chair...[Read More]

2023: Not even rotational presidency can solve Nigeria’s problems, this is what can The country needs…- Attahiru Jega

Ex chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega has stated that a rotational presidency will not solve Nigeria̵...[Read More]

2023: The only way PDP can get back power from APC is to field an Hausa candidate – PDP chieftain

A People’s Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain, Raymond Dokpesi has stated that the opposition party can only get back power in 2023 if they have a...[Read More]

Ex Works Minister, Adeseye Ogunlewe accused by Ohanaeze Ndigbo of suffering from mouth diarrhea following his comments on Igbo unity

A renowned Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has come out to to ex Minister of Works, Adeseye Ogunlewe’s claim of the Igbos not being u...[Read More]

I’m not stepping down – PDP chairman, Uche Secondus tells critics

Prince Uche Secondus, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has hit back at those calling for him to resign.   Secondus wh...[Read More]

Imo State government wins as court orders total forfeiture of properties linked to ex Governor, Okorocha

An Owerri High Court, has ordered the absolute and final forfeiture of Royal Palm Springs Hotel alongside other properties owned by Senator Rochas Oko...[Read More]

Abubakar Malami (SAN) denies claims of disobeying VP Osinbajo’s directives

Nigeria’s Attorney General and Justice Minister, Abubakar Malami SAN, has denied claims of disobeying orders of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on ...[Read More]

Audio governor? I enjoyed it – Governor Seyi Makinde opens up

Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has disclosed he feelings when being tagged “audio Governor” by his critics.   Makinde while givi...[Read More]

Nigeria is more corrupt in civilian leadership than it was during the military era – IBB

Ex Nigerian Head of State, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) has stated that corruption in Nigeria is far worse under civilian rule than it was during ...[Read More]

Nigeria could have with witnessed a violent coup in 1993 if the June 12 Presidential election wasn’t annulled – IBB

Ex military head of state, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) has stated that Nigeria could have witnessed a violent coup if they didn’t void the ...[Read More]

Reason why governors are not performing as they used to – Nigerian Governors Forum explains

Governor Kayode Fayemi-led Nigerian Governor’s Forum (NGF), has disclosed reason why governors are not performing up to the required standard Fayemi w...[Read More]

It is an unpardonable disservice to our nation to compare productive and development-oriented PDP to incompetent and decadent APC – PDP replies Prof. Jega

The opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have reacted to claims by ex boss of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. ...[Read More]

2023: Nasarawa State Governor advocates for a rotational presidency

Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule has stated that he believes in rotational presidency. Sule who made this statement ahead of the 2023 genera...[Read More]

Both APC nor PDP cannot reform Nigeria, the ones said to be thieves defected to the ruling party and nothing was done to them – Jega

Professor Attahiru Muhammad Jega, ex chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has called on Nigerians not to trust the All Pr...[Read More]

Appeal Court sacks Cross River State lawmaker

Mr Stephen Odey, the lawmaker representing Cross River North has been fired by the Court of Appeal.   Hon. Justice Chioma I. Nwosu who headed a t...[Read More]

Atiku Abubakar: Nigerians are looking forward to PDP returning to power in 2023

Ex Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has stated that Nigerians can’t wait for the opposition party, PDP, to return to power come 2023. &...[Read More]

2023: APC will handpick a consensus candidate for presidential election – Udoedeghe

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that the party will settle for a consensus presidential candidate for 2023.   This was make...[Read More]

Impeachment of Zamfara state deputy governor halted by the court

House of Assembly in Zamfara State have been restrained by a Federal High Court in Abuja from sacking the Deputy Governor, Mahdi Gusau.   Claims ...[Read More]

An agreement was made for President Buhari to hand over power to Tinubu in 2023 – Senator Rufai Hanga, ex CPC chairman

The founder and pioneer national chairman of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) Senator Rufai Hanga, a platform which President Muhamma...[Read More]

Anambra decides 2021: Names of PDP candidates and Soludo missing as INEC releases list of cleared candidates for Anambra governorship election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of Governorship candidates for the forthcoming election in Anambra State w...[Read More]

E-transmission: Whatever we do must be in the best interest of Nigerians – House of Representatives speaker warns legislators

Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives, is reminding his colleagues that they have a responsibility of doing whatever they believe...[Read More]

It is unconstitutional to subject INEC’s power to NCC – Governor of Sokoto

Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto State, has stated that the decision of the Senate to subject INECs constitutional power to oversee elections t...[Read More]

Opting for e-voting without transmission of result is totally counterproductive – Ex INEC chairman, Jega

Ex Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), boss, Attahiru Jega has found fault in the exclusion of electronic transfer of results in the Ele...[Read More]

Withdraw Lauretta Onochie’s nomination as INEC’s commissioner to avoid controversy – Attahiru Jega tells Buhari

Attahiru Jega, ex chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has advised PMB to withdraw Lauretta Onochie’s nomination as...[Read More]

2023: Northern Elders Forum gives their conditions to back Southern Presidency

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has disclosed the condition for them to back zoning presidency to the South come 2023.   The Forum stated that fo...[Read More]

Another blow for PDP as Nasarawa lawmaker decamps to APC

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has lost another House of Representatives member, Jonathan Gaza to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC...[Read More]

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