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Buhari vs Atiku: Omokri reacts as tribunal rejects ex-VP, PDP’s application to inspect INEC...

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday, spoke on the Nigerian justice system, wondering if getting justice was still...

Oshiomhole behaves like primary school head-boy – Senator Fadahunsi

The Senator representing Osun East Senatorial District, Francis Fadahunsi has said that the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole,...

Oshiomhole, Odigie-Oyegun disagree over Edo Assembly crisis

National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has dismissed his alleged involvement in the festering crisis at the...

PDP, Gbadamosi task Sanwo-Olu on cabinet

There is growing apprehension in Lagos State over the delay by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to form a cabinet since he was sworn...

How Gov. Akeredolu caused Ondo APC crisis – Kekemeke

Former chairman of the Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Isaac Kekemeke has attributed the rumblings with the party...

APC crisis: Oshiomhole engaging in anti-party activities – Oyegun

John Odigie-Oyegun, former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused his successor, Adams Oshiomhole of distracting the Edo State...

You should be ashamed – PDP carpets Ajimobi for speaking against Gov Makinde

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State has lambasted ex-Governor Abiola Ajimobi, for describing as mundane, the dissolution of local government...

Gbajabiamila receives rousing reception from APC members at Lagos airport

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, on Saturday, received a rousing reception at the Lagos Airport, as joyous members...

INEC debunks ICT director’s resignation rumour

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Saturday said the purported resignation of its director of information and communication technology, Chidi Nwafor, is...

Boris Johnson: Police called to Tory leadership contender’s home

Police were called to the London home of Boris Johnson and his partner in the early hours of Friday after neighbours reportedly...

2023 presidency: Tinubu gets major backing to succeed Buhari

Former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe has declared that a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu was...

Jigawa electoral commission bars PDP from LG election, gives reason

The Jigawa state Independent Election Commission, JISIEC, has disclosed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will not participate in the forthcoming local...

Kogi Guber: PDP makes major decision

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ordered a fresh congress to elect new officers for its Kogi...

We are not PDP – APC NWC rubbishes Bauchi, Edo Assembly elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the charade being presented as the inauguration of new Houses of Assembly in Edo and...

Kogi stakeholders divided over Bello’s second term

Governor Yahaya Bello’s recent declaration to seek a second term in office is being greeted with stiff resistance. This is just as...

Aspirants reject indirect primaries for Kogi governorship election

Ahead of the forthcoming governorship election in Kogi State, key stakeholders of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have...

PDP pegs Kogi, Bayelsa guber election forms at N21m, higher than 2019 presidential forms

Ahead of the forthcoming elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has pegged the purchase of its governorship...

Drama as two Speakers emerge in Bauchi Assembly after parallel elections

Abubakar Suleiman Ningi and Kawuwa Shehu Damina have emerged as Speakers of the Bauchi State House of Assembly through parallel elections.

Buhari warned against appointing ex-governor as minister

President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged not to consider former Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar for any ministerial or political appointment.

Presidential panel drags Senator Nwaoboshi, Albert Akpan to CCT

The lawmaker representing Delta-North Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has been dragged to the Code of Conduct Tribunal by the Federal Government on a...

El-Rufai vs Ashiru: Court fixes date for PDP votes recount appeal

The Court of Appeal in Kaduna State has fixed Thursday, June 27 to hear the appeal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

Benue: Tribunal strikes out suit against APC

The National/State House of Assembly Petition Tribunal sitting in Makurdi on Monday struck out the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party...

NNPC explains why Buhari removed Baru as NNPC GMD

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has revealed the reason behind the removal of its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru by...

BREAKING: Nigerian Senate President, Ahmad Lawan withdraws appointment of media aide

Nigeria Senate President, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan has withdrawn the appointment of Mr Festus Adedayo barely 48 hours after his appointment as Special...

Tory leadership: Sajid Javid knocked out of contest

Sajid Javid has been knocked out of the Tory leadership race, leaving three contenders vying for the job and to be the...

Presidential election: Why I won’t forgive INEC for initial postponement – Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has vowed not to forgive the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for...

BREAKING: NASS: Omo-Agege appoints senior aides

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie 0mo-Agege, has approved the appointments of top Special Advisers. He appointed Dr....

Enugu East: Ezeh loses again as Appeal Court dismisses suit against Nnamani

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has dismissed the appeal filed by Prince Lawrence Ezeh of the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging...

APC Rep seat: Ex-minister, Dambazau’s son floors Buhari’s former aide Sumaila in court

The Court of Appeal in Kaduna has dismissed the suit by ex-Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Abdulrahman...

‘Why APC needs rejig’ – Omo-Agege

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has expressed concern over the current structure of the All Progressives Congress in...

Why Ihedioha must probe Okorocha – Imo Assembly

Members of the Imo State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, urged Governor Emeka Ihedioha, to probe his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha, for allegedly...

Extreme poverty in Nigeria gives me sleepless nights, says Osinbajo

course, resolving the power challenges. “In the next few months, we will unveil a plan that deals with most...

Benue: Ortom inaugurates James Oche, Alli, 21 others as caretaker chairmen

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Tuesday inaugurated the 23 Caretaker Committee Chairmen with a charge on them to live in their...

Edo Assembly: APC speaks on actions of 15 lawmakers-elect

The leadership of the Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the actions of 15 members-elect under the...

Ministerial appointment: Tinubu under attack for allegedly standing against Buhari’s nomination of Ambode

The Save Lagos Group (SLG) has called on the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Suspense! As Southwest governors tremble over N30,000 minimum wage

The N30, 000 minimum wage recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari is creating tension and mutual suspicion between labour leaders...

Ekweremadu congratulates Abaribe, other minority officers

Ekweremadu, who made this in his Facebook handle, @iamekweremadu, expressed confidence in the abilities of the minority officers. He...

Between loyalty and rubberstamp legislature in Akwa Ibom State

Not many citizens of Akwa Ibom State seem to be enthusiastic about the capability of the newly inaugurated State House of Assembly,...

Ex-governors’ sons map strategies to displace Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello. •Being former helmsman’s child not a crime, says Ibrahim With barely five months to...

PDP accuses Obaseki of brewing crisis in Edo assembly

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State 19 lawmakers take case to Buhari, APC Edo State chapter of the Peoples...

Gov. Ortom speaks on new NASS leadership, June 12

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has congratulated the new President of the Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan and Speaker, House of Representatives,...

Democracy Day: What MKO Abiola stood for not seen in politics yet – Yoruba...

The Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide (YCYW) on Wednesday in Lagos described President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration and celebration...

Chernobyl is still horrifyingly relevant – the lessons have not been learned

Watching the Chernobyl TV drama made me realise that the lies and political expediency that led to the tragedy still occur ...

To secure pro-worker legislation, hold politicians’ feet to the fire

Unions should draw up a Contract for the American Worker and make it clear they will only support candidates who endorse it

Who will replace European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker?

It is all change at the heart of the EU, and the key role of Commission president is up for grabs as...

Mrs Fayemi urges Ekiti Assembly lawmakers to fulfil promises

The wife of Ekiti governor, Mrs Bisi Fayemi, has urged Ekiti House of Assembly members to justify the confidence reposed in them...

Outgoing lawmaker cautious 9th Senate against electing first timers as principal officers

The outgoing Senate Chief Whip, Olusola Adeyeye, on Thursday, cautioned lawmakers who would be part of the 9th Senate against electing first...

Brexit Party fails to win first seat in UK by-election

Anti-EU populist Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party failed to win its first seat in Britain's parliament as it lost out to the...

Gombe State Gov., Yahaya swears in new SSG, HOS

Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has sworn in Prof. Abubakar Njodi as the new Secretary to the State Government (SSG) and...

GOVERNOR AKINWUNMI AMBODE HANDS OVER TO BABAJIDE SANWO-OLU AHEAD OF INAUGURATION

Ahead of the swearing in of the new political dispensation, the outgoing governor of Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode has officially handed over the state...