Politics

“Obasanjo is desperately envious of Tinubu” – Politician Adamu Garba reacts after Obsanajo endorsed Peter Obi

Ex Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba has accused Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo of being envious of APC presidential candidate, ...[Read More]

Yobe North: Another blow for Senate President Ahmad Lawan as appeal court affirms Bashir Sheriff Machina as APC senatorial candidate

An Appeal Court has affirmed Bashir Sheriff Machina as the authentic All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Yobe North Senatorial District. The...[Read More]

Osun government’s accounts freezed as Governor Adeleke sacks Oyetola’s appointees

Senator Ademola Adeleke carried out some executive actions shortly after being sworn-in as Governor of Osun state. He ordered the immediate freezing o...[Read More]

Osun LG polls nullified by court

All Local Government Chairmen and Councillors who were elected on October 15 during the local government elections conducted by Osun State Independent...[Read More]

Supreme Court orders a new trial of Ogun PDP governorship lawsuit

The Supreme Court in Abuja has ordered a fresh trial of the dispute which broke out from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary elect...[Read More]

I have no regret stopping Buhari’s impeachment – Omo-Agege

Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, has stated that he has no regrets after stopping the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari. Ovie, the gov...[Read More]

Akwa Ibom APC governorship primary nullified by court

The All Progressives Congress governorship primary conducted on May 26, 2022, has been nullified by a Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom Sta...[Read More]

Court again nullifies Zamfara PDP governorship primary

The gubernatorial primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) which saw Dauda Lawal-Dare emerge as its flagbearer was on Tuesday, November 8, nullif...[Read More]

PDP crisis might get messier – Fayose warns

Ex Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has warned the Peoples Democratic Party over crisis rocking the party saying it might get messier in coming we...[Read More]

2023: Forget my support. It’s better I die – Ortom tells Atiku

In a build up to the 2023 general elections, Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom has reportedly said he won’t be backing the Peoples Democratic P...[Read More]

Gov. Nyesom Wike revokes Atiku’s ally’s plot of land in Rivers state

Governor of Rivers State Nyesom Wike has revoked the Certificate of Occupancy of land given to Senator Lee Maeba at the Golf Course axis of GRA in Por...[Read More]

Olisa Metuh dumps PDP

Ex Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, has resigned his membership of the party. Metuh who passed the inf...[Read More]

Court declares Otu APC governorship candidate in Cross River

Mr Bassey Otu was on Monday, October 24, declared the authentic governorship candidate for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Cross River State fo...[Read More]

Vote buying: INEC to deploy undercover security operatives to polling units

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rolled out its plan to curb vote buying and increase transparency. Speaking during the citize...[Read More]

Osun state governor, Gboyega Oyetola and his deputy sacked by court as APC candidates in the July 16 governorship election

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has nullified the nomination of Governor Isiaka Oyetola and his Deputy Governorship candidate, Benedict Alabi ...[Read More]

Ortom breaks with Wike, says he’s not supporting Ayu’s removal

Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has played down insinuations that he is in support of the removal of the National Chairman of Peoples Democrati...[Read More]

Go for a medical checkup and make the result public – Pat Utomi dares Tinubu

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has been challenged by Pat Utomi, to go for a medical che...[Read More]

‘Anything you see, you take’- Gov Wike dares PDP leaders to suspend him

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has dared the leadership of the PDP to suspend him. While speaking at a media parley in Rivers state today Septem...[Read More]

I rejected Tinubu’s senatorial ticket offer – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has revealed that he was wooed to join the All Progressive Congress by its presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu. W...[Read More]

Ayu threatened to resign if I won PDP presidential ticket – Gov Wike

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, says the chairman of PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, threatened to resign if he won the presidential primary election. The gove...[Read More]

2023: I wish that APC wins. And if God says no, the next person I wish that should win is Peter Obi – Gov Umahi

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state has said that only God can decide the fate of the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, and other cand...[Read More]

Tambuwal denies resigning as PDP governors’ forum chairman

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has denied resigning from his position as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum. In a press...[Read More]

Ayu presides over PDP NEC meeting as members pass vote-of-confidence on him

The embattled chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Iyiocha Ayu, presided over the 97th National Executive Committee meeting of the party. There h...[Read More]

I was betrayed and outrightly manipulated – Shekarau speaks on why he dumped NNPP

Ibrahim Shekarau, senator representing Kano central has accused the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) of outrightly manipulating him and his followers....[Read More]

PDP governorship candidate’s campaign office demolished in Gombe (photos)

The campaign office of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Gombe state has been demolished. Authorities of the Gombe State Government demolished the ...[Read More]

“Swallow personal ambition and return to PDP” Makarfi tells Peter Obi

Former Governor of Kaduna State, Ahmed Makarfi, has urged the presidential candidate of Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, and the presidential candidate of...[Read More]

I’ll expose politicians planning to continue looting Nigeria – Gov Wike

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike says some politicians canvassing for votes to win 2023 presidential election do not mean well for the country and t...[Read More]

2023 Election: Politicians see elections as war – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has raised an alarm of Nigerian politicians seeing elections as war. National Commissioner and Ch...[Read More]

Wike accuses Rivers elders of ganging up against him to ensure he did not emerge Atiku’s running mate

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike accused some elders of the state of ganging up against him to ensure he did not emerge Atiku’s running mate. ...[Read More]

Peter Obi meets with PDP Governors and others in Rivers state

Labour Party Presidential candidate, Peter Obi met with some Peoples Democratic Party Governors and other politicians in the opposition party on Monda...[Read More]

If Peter Obi wins and actually changes the country, better for all of us – Femi Kuti says as he denies calling ‘Obidients’ zombies

Nigerian music star, Femi Kuti has denied calling “Obidients”, who are simply those campaigning for Labour Party’s presidential cand...[Read More]

Wike drags Atiku and Tambuwal to court over PDP primary

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has sued the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar; and Sokoto State Go...[Read More]

Amaechi’s ally, Chris Finebone defects to PDP

Chris Finebone, a long-standing ally of former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to th...[Read More]

No problem if Peter Obi wins in 2023 as long as presidency comes to south – Gov Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, says he wouldn’t mind if Peter Obi of the Labour party wins the 2023 Presidential election as long as the Pre...[Read More]

2023: Wrong choice will consume Nigeria – Obasanjo

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has appealed to Nigerians to make the right choice as the wrong choice will co...[Read More]

Northern Christians who feel marginalized by Muslim-Muslim ticket should upgrade the conversation from politics to governance – Pastor Tunde Bakare

Serving Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church and former All Progressives Congress Presidential aspirant, Pastor Tunde Bakare has reacted to...[Read More]

Oyo Assembly impeaches Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan

The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan has been impeached. Olaniyan was impeached by members of the state House of Assembly ...[Read More]

Northern group removes APC Vice Presidential candidate, Kashima Shettima as Patron over ‘divisive comment’ of Peter Obi being President only in Igbo land

Coalition of Arewa Youths for Peace and National Development has removed Vice Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Kashim Shettima...[Read More]

APC Chieftain, Daniel Bwala dumps the party after Tinubu announced his running mate

Popular lawyer and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Daniel Bwala has dumped the ruling party just after its presidential candidate, Bola Ti...[Read More]

Lagos PDP governorship candidate has not announced his running mate – Spokesperson

Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to rumor of actress Funke Akindele becoming the running mate of its governorship...[Read More]

We are working with EFCC to curtail vote-buying – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it is working with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to curtail vote-b...[Read More]

14 out of 17 members of PDP panel preferred Wike as Atiku’s running mate – Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom has again commented on the internal crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party. Speaking in an interview with Channels Televisi...[Read More]

Governorship election: Osun declares Friday work-free for PVC collection

Ahead of the governorship election scheduled to hold in Osun state on July 16, the state government has declared Friday June 24, a work-free day, to e...[Read More]

Kogi Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker, suspends three principal officers

The Kogi State House of Assembly on Friday, June 17, impeached the Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Ahmed Muhammed. The House also impeached three other membe...[Read More]

House of Reps member Shina Peller dumps APC and gives reasons for his decision

Shina Abiola Peller, a member of the House of Representatives representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency, has announced his exi...[Read More]

2023: South East governors and politicians frustrated our efforts to make Igbo man presidential candidate of PDP/APC – Ohanaeze

Socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has blamed politicians and governors of South East as the reason Igbos didn’t come out as presidential candidate...[Read More]

2023: PDP’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar picks Governor Okowa as his running mate

PDP Presidential flagbearer in the 2023 General election, Atiku Abubakar, has picked Delta state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, as his running mate. He made...[Read More]

Tinubu submits Masari’s name as running mate to beat INEC deadline

The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu has submitted the name of Kabir Ibrahim Masari as his running mat...[Read More]

2023: Muslim-Muslim ticket will lead to abysmal failure- Senator Abaribe

Former Minority leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has said that a Muslim-Muslim ticket in the 2023 presidential race will lead any political party to...[Read More]

Boy, 11, falls into coma and dies ‘after being repeatedly raped by four brothers who infected him with HIV’

A boy raped and abused by four brothers for several years has died, in a case that has shook Bolivia. The 11-year-old boy fell into a coma and had two...[Read More]

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