Category Archives: Politics

Nigeria Stands to Gain More from Tinubu’s Experience – Buhari Shower Praises on APC Leader Who Turned 65

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday congratulated a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress 9APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on his 65th birthday. Buhari & Tinubu PRESIDENT BUHARI CONGRATULATES ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU AT 65 President Muhammadu Buhari warmly felicitates with former Lagos State Governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on his… Read More »

PDP Crisis: Sheriff Welcomes Jonathan’s Intervention

PDP: Sheriff welcomes Jonathan’s intervention By Ben Agande Abuja – The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has welcomed former president Goodluck Jonathan intervention in the leadership crisis in the party, saying that he has exhibited the character of a true leader. In a statement issued in Abuja, the national Secretary of the party,… Read More »

Soludo And Utomi Arrive Kuje Prison To See Nnamdi Kanu

After closed doors brainstorming and policy articulation, Chief Ikechukwu Emeka Onyia led a high powered delegation which includes Prof Charles Soludo, Prof Pat Utomi, Prof Odinta and Other Dignitaries to Kuje prison earlier today for another closed door meeting with Nnamdi kanu which lasted for 2 hours. The high powered delegation then proceeded to address a press conference… Read More »

Court Nullifies The Election Of Bassey Albert As Uyo Rep

The Federal High Court sitting in Uyo has asked INEC to immediately issue certificate of return to Hon. Bassey Etim (Bafil). The judge equally directed Bassey Albert to vacate his seat and ordered the National Assembly to swear in Bassey Etim from Uruan as the Senator for Uyo Senatorial district. The court faulted the primary that produced Albert… Read More »

Lying Lie Mohammed

Many Nigerians hold the belief that the country’s Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed is too fond of lying. Femi Fani-Kayode, here gives credence to that school of thought.   Lai Mohammed “This is not the time for preaching peace when the enemy is ready to destroy the world. To forgive Islamic terrorists is up to God but to… Read More »

Pastor Adeboye: Fani-kayode Commends Buhari for Swift Intervention

People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Fani Kayode has hailed President Buhari over his prompt intervention in the FRCN code saga which has affected the famous RCCG pastor, Enoch Adejare Adeboye.  Former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria code, which set a 20-year limit for leaders of all… Read More »

PDP Members Boycott Meeting Organized by Ali Modu Sheriff

Factional leader of the PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff has failed in convening a party meeting scheduled recently to address political issues.  A meeting organized by former Borno governor, Ali-Modu Sheriff was shunned by members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) because he failed to call for the re-opening of the PDP secreteriat complex. The Wadata plaza secretariat has… Read More »

APGA’s Acting National Chairman, Okafor, Dies At 47

Gloom enveloped Enugu State yesterday as the news of the death of the ‘acting’ National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Ozo Nwabueze Okafor, filtered into town. He died yesterday morning during a brief illness at the age of 47. Circumstances surrounding the demise of the young politician, who was a two-term chairman of Enugu South… Read More »

Presidential Appointment: PDP’s Fani-Kayode Speaks on Ex-wife’s New Portfolio

Influential Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Femi Fani-Kayode, has hailed the appointment of his ex-wife by Ghanaian president-elect. Recall it was reported earlier that Ms. Saratu Atta, the 53-year-old former wife of Nigerian politician, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, was appointed as a personal assistant to the Ghanaian president-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo. Speaking exclusively to Premium Times on Thursday afternoon, the former… Read More »

Police Set Up Panel to Analyze Gov. Wike’s Leaked Audio Conversation on Election Rigging

Governor Wike’s leaked phone conversations during the recent Rivers re-run election is set for investigation amidst other cases of electoral malpractices.   Nyesom Wike The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has constituted a panel of detectives to investigate crisis associated with the recent Rivers rerun elections. A key aspect of the investigation would be a forensic examination… Read More »

PDP Candidate Wins Rivers West Senatorial District Re-run Election

The Peoples Democratic Party has claimed two senatorial seats after the just concluded re-run election in the state. The Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Osinachukwu Ideozu,  has been declared winner of the of the Rivers West senatorial district election held on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission. According to Premium Times, Mr. Ideozu was certified winner Tuesday afternoon… Read More »