Reno Dares Babaginda Aliyu

I Challenge You To Provide Jonathan’s Written Agreement Not To Run For The Second Time, Reno Dares Babaginda Aliyu

The former aide to ex-president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Reno Omokri has challenged the former governor of Niger State, Babaginda Aliyu to provide the written agreement that was allegedly signed by the former... Read more »

Supreme Court Affirms Ibezim Imo North Senator-elect

*Sets aside his disqualification on perjury. The legal fireworks on the real candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for Imo North Senatatorial district bye-bye election has been finally put to rest... Read more »

Salary Payment: Get Your Facts Right, Imo Government Hides Senator Anyanwu

Imo State government yesterday accused Senator Samuel Anyanwu of malice and mischief regarding how the administration is handling the payment of workers salaries. Anyanwu had alleged in a statement by his media... Read more »
Ohanaeze Ndigbo To FG

“Don’t Begin A War You Cannot Win’ – Ohanaeze Ndigbo To FG

Following the increasing rate of banditry and Insurgency in the country and the rise of ethnic militias, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation has advised the Federal Government not to embark... Read more »
APC Fixes N22.5 Million For Nomination Forms

Anambra 2021: APC Fixes N22.5 Million For Nomination Forms

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has fixed N22.5 million as fees to be paid by members contesting the governorship election in Anambra State. It also fixed June 26 for the conduct... Read more »
The Battle For The Soul Of APGA

Anambra 2021: The Battle For The Soul Of APGA

It’s now a worldwide knowledge that Apga is in disarray over who becomes the gubernatorial flag bearer. Whilst Obiano is being pressured by Aguleri cabal led by Chinedu Obidigwe, to hand the... Read more »
Osita-Chidoka

Now is the Time For Presidency to Be Zoned to Southeast, Says Osita Chidoka

A former Nigerian Minister of Aviation Osita Chidoka says the time is now for the country’s presidency to be zoned to the southeastern region of the country. Mr Chidoka, a People’s Democratic... Read more »
I Have Conceded Defeat

I Have Conceded Defeat – Ayodele Fayose

A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has alleged irregularities in the recently conducted South-West Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party held in Osun State, describing the exercise as a scam.... Read more »
NEF Tells APC, PDP

2023: Don’t Force Zoning On North, NEF Tells APC, PDP

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has asked politicians clamouring for the zoning of the 2023 presidency to the South not to force it on the North. In a chat with Vanguard on... Read more »
PDP

Opposition Parties In South-West Not Pleased With Success Of Our Congress – PDP

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party in Oyo, Ekiti, Ondo, Lagos, Osun and Ogun States have been commended by the National Reconciliation and Strategy Committee of the party for the successful Congress in... Read more »
Electoral Offences Bill

Electoral Offences Bill: Political Parties, Officials Risk ₦50 Million Fine

In order to guarantee the sanctity of the ballot and as well engender a credible electoral process in the country ahead of the 2023 general election, the National Assembly has made far-reaching... Read more »

Oyigbo Quakes As Dike Empowers Over 2000 Constituents

…Demystifies the PDP State Chairman as thousands of PDP Decamped to APC … Akawor panics as Dike exposes his irrelevance “One exemplary act may affect one life, or even millions of lives.... Read more »
Goodluck Jonathan

Courts Shouldn’t Determine Election Winners – Jonathan

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan on Monday said the court should not be allowed to determine the winners of elections in Nigeria because it weakens democracy. He said the nation’s electoral laws should... Read more »
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Anambra Governorship Election: PDP Screens 10 Aspirants

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Screening Committee for Anambra governorship election on Monday screened 10 of the 16 aspirants seeking the party’s ticket. Newsmen report that the 10 aspirants screened are Sen.... Read more »
Anambra 2021 pdp Aspirants

Anambra 2021: PDP Nets N356m From 16 Aspirants

A total of N356m has been generated by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from 16 aspirants who have so far purchased the party’s forms for the Anambra State governorship election slated for November... Read more »
Obaseki apc

Financial Mess: APC Counters Obaseki, Says The Pot Should Not Call The Kettle Black

The Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has countered claims by Governor Godwin Obaseki that Nigeria is in a financial mess under the Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government. The APC caretaker committee... Read more »
Tanko Yakasai buhari

Buhari Is Lazy, Only Presented Himself For Election To Have Power And Make Money – Tanko Yakasai

The 94 year old elder statesman who served as aide to former President Shehu Shagari claimed that President Buhari only presented himself for election just to have power and enrich himself as... Read more »
Fayose Concedes

Makinde Is PDP Leader – Fayose Concedes

Former Ekiti Governor Ayo Fayose has conceded the South-West leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to Oyo Governor Seyi Makinde. He made the declaration on Monday during the South-West Zonal Congress... Read more »
Hope Uzodinma

Gov. Hope Uzodimma A Phenomenal Leader, Says Duke

The Imo State governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has been described as a phenomenal leader and a governor with panache. This account was given by the Director General, Imo APC Media Centre, Comrade... Read more »
Gov. Wike

Gov. Wike Reveals Who Will Decided His Successor

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says Peoples Democratic Party stakeholders in the State will meet at the appropriate time and decide his successor. He stated that no one single person has... Read more »

Bad Belle Stopped Abiola From Becoming President In June 12, 1993 – Obasanjo Reveals

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday broke his silence over the annulment of the June 12, 1993 presidential election presumably won by late business mogul, Moshood Kashimawo Abiola.Obasanjo, who described Abiola as... Read more »
Hope Uzodinma

We Want Equity Not Biafra – Hope Uzodinma

Imo state Governor, Hope Uzodinma, on Sunday said that Ndigbo wants justice, equity, fairness and not Biafra. “What Ndigbo wants is justice, equity and fairness. A Nigeria that provides a level playing... Read more »
Wike-and-Ameachi

Rivers isn’t your father’s property, Wike slams Amaechi over comment on zoning

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has blasted the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi for saying the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship ticket in 2023 has been zoned to riverine areas in... Read more »
PDP

South West congress will be transparent and credible – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has released the list of delegates ahead of its South West Zonal Congress scheduled to hold in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Monday. According to a... Read more »
Rt Hon Chima Obieze

2023: Those Against Zoning In Enugu Are Being Dishonest, Says Obieze

The Hon member representing Ezeagu constituency in the Enugu State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chima Obieze has said that he won’t support any guber candidate that wants to thwart the  Zoning... Read more »
Will Emmanuel Okewulonu Be Declared Winner Of Imo North Senatorial Election?

Will Emmanuel Okewulonu Be Declared Winner Of Imo North Senatorial Election?

Imo North senatorial district has been without a representative for the past two years since the senator representing the zone died. As the constitution says that if representative or an election dies,... Read more »
Kaduna PDP loses former council chairman to APC

Kaduna PDP loses former council chairman to APC

Isah Danssallah, a former Chairman of Kajuru Local Government Area in Kaduna State has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Danssallah cross carpeted to... Read more »
Ex-minister, Jerry Gana, 3 Other Old Political Warhorses Return To PDP

Ex-minister, Jerry Gana, 3 Other Old Political Warhorses Return To PDP

Experienced politician and former information minister Jerry Gana, Ambassador Esther Audu, Humphrey Abah and Adakole Ijogi, all former members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), formally rejoined the party on Saturday in... Read more »

The Continuous Issuance Of Insulting/Misleading Statements By Some Media Agents Within APGA: A Treat To Party Unity

Micheal Okenwa Reacts: “Ogene Igbo(Dr Harris Chuma-Odili) is wrongly accused cause I’ve read the same piece you guys are trying very hard to nail him with. If after reading this piece I... Read more »
Civil war Looms, Restructure The Country Now

Civil war Looms, Restructure The Country Now – PDP Governors To FG

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, yesterday, said an urgent devolution of power and restructuring of the polity has become imperative, if the country does not want another civil war. The... Read more »

Anambra Guber Polls: Nwankpo Hails Soludo’s Consensus Strategy, Insist On Fair APGA Primary Election

Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili, FCMsp The media meet on Thursday involving the governorship aspirant Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo and Journalists in his Awka Campaign Office has been sparking further controversies. While a session of... Read more »

2023: Presidency, Malami Plan To Deport Atiku To Cameroon Over Presidential Ambition

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, is intensifying plans to halt the presidential ambition of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar in 2023 with a court case that would declare... Read more »

Former Gov Mastermind Of Imo Attacks – Commissioner

Imo State government has accused a former governor of the state for being the mastermind of Monday’s attacks on some federal facilities in Owerri, the state capital. Commissioner for Information, Chief Declan... Read more »
Governor-Bello-Matawalle

Medical Trip: Protests Against Buhari An Attack On The North – Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has berated those protesting against President Muhammadu Buhari’s medical trip to the United Kingdom. Matawalle in a statement on Thursday obtained by Akelicious described such protest as an attack on... Read more »
Forget Your 2023 Presidential Ambition – APC Council Tell Gov Bello

Forget Your 2023 Presidential Ambition – APC Council Tell Gov Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has been asked to relinquish his desire to run for the position of president come 2023. Akelicious understands that the North Central Council of the All... Read more »
Some People Trying To Turn Osinbajo Against Buhari

Some People Trying To Turn Osinbajo Against Buhari – FG

The federal government has alleged that some Nigerians are trying to incite enmity between President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo made the allegation... Read more »
PDP Moves To Settle The Differences Between Fayose, Makinde Within 24 Hours

PDP Moves To Settle The Differences Between Fayose, Makinde Within 24 Hours

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday, moved to settle the differences between former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose; and Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, within 24 hours. This was contained... Read more »
I Didn’t File Any Suit Against Atiku’s Citizenship

I Didn’t File Any Suit Against Atiku’s Citizenship – Malami

Overwhelmed by the spate of criticism and condemnation trailing his questioning of Nigeria citizenship of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar in a law court, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of... Read more »

NWC Moves to Ensure Reconciliation, Smooth South West Zonal Congress

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after an extensive meeting has scaled up processes for reconciliation and as it affects South West Zonal Congress of the party.... Read more »
I will support whoever wins Ekiti PDP governorship primary

I will support whoever wins Ekiti PDP governorship primary – Ayo Fayose

Former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has said he will support whoever wins the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti state despite his endorsement of Chief Bisi... Read more »
APC To Religious Leaders

Don’t Be Silent When We Are Wrong – APC To Religious Leaders

The Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) Senator John James Akpanudoedehe has challenged religious leaders not to be silent when politicians go wrong. He... Read more »
2023 General Election Will Determine Nigeria’s Unity – Fani-Kayode

2023 General Election Will Determine Nigeria’s Unity – Fani-Kayode

The minister of Aviation under the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Tuesday said the next president of Nigeria would determine if the country would be united or separated. Fani-Kayode added the political... Read more »
2023: Abubakar Atiku Leads APC Governors To Matawalle As Defection Draws Closer

2023: Abubakar Atiku Leads APC Governors To Matawalle As Defection Draws Closer

All things seem to have been set for the imminent defection of Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Akelicious reports that as... Read more »
APC May Break Up Except

2023 General Election: APC May Break Up Except.. – Ganduje

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has expressed worries that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may split if matters that need attention are not resolved.Speaking ahead of the 2023 general... Read more »
They Are Treating Igbo Like Second-Best In Nigeria After The Civil War

They Are Treating Igbo Like Second-Best In Nigeria After The Civil War – Fayose

The former governor of Ekiti state has blown hot on how President Muhammadu Buhari and past President that have ruled Nigeria are favouring some people over others. He stated the President of... Read more »
Fayose A Complete Infra Dig, Not Worthy Of My Response

Fayose A Complete Infra Dig, Not Worthy Of My Response – Bode George

Chief Olabode George, a former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday said he will not dignify Ayo Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state with a response over... Read more »
Failure To Organise Convention In June Will Spell Doom For APC

Failure To Organise Convention In June Will Spell Doom For APC – Salihu Lukman

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Director-General of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), Salihu Lukman, has said failure to organise a national convention in June would spell doom for... Read more »
Attack on Soludo

Attack on Soludo: APGA will unite to contest Anambra guber

The national leadership of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) has announced plans to hold an enlarged stakeholders’ meeting to remove every trace of internal wrangling within the party, following the attack on... Read more »
Buhari’s Failure To Handover To Osinbajo Violates Constitution

Buhari’s Failure To Handover To Osinbajo Violates Constitution –Lawyers

Some senior lawyers have described the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to handover power to Vice- President Yemi Osinbajo while leaving the country for medical trip abroad as a breach of the... Read more »
How Saraki Reconciliation Committee Stopped PDP’s Hemorrhage

How Saraki Reconciliation Committee Stopped PDP’s Hemorrhage

When the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in November 2020 announced that former Senate President, Bukola Saraki is the chairman of its new six-man committee on National Reconciliation with the main responsibilities of... Read more »
How Tinubu Helped Buhari Became President After He Failed 3 Times

How Tinubu Helped Buhari Became President After He Failed 3 Times – Joe Igbokwe

Joe Igbokwe, the special adviser on Drainage and Water resources to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state, has revealed how the national leader of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed... Read more »
I will woo Buhari, Tinubu, Ali Modu Sheriff to PDP – Badairi

I will woo Buhari, Tinubu, Ali Modu Sheriff to PDP – Badairi

By Myke Uzendu State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Borno State, Alhaji Usman Mahdi Badairi, has affirmed his resolve to woo President Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the former... Read more »
Anambra 2021: 3 Policemen Killed As Gunmen Attack Soludo In Aguata LGA

Anambra 2021: 3 Policemen Killed As Gunmen Attack Soludo In Aguata LGA

Chukwuma Soludo, former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has been attacked by unknown gunmen at an event in Anambra state. Soludo, who is also an aspirant in the November... Read more »
APC Is Divided — Buba Galadima Speaks On 2023 Presidential Election

APC Is Divided — Buba Galadima Speaks On 2023 Presidential Election

Buba Galadima, a former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, says the differences in the All Progressives Congress (APC) are irreconcilable. Galadima said this when he featured on AIT’s ‘Focus Nigeria’ programme on... Read more »
Full List Of States Controlled By APC, PDP And Others In 2021

Full List Of States Controlled By APC, PDP And Others In 2021

The controversies surrounding the 2023 presidential election have being a subject of discussion in recent times, most people don’t want to see another ruling of Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressive Congress (APC)... Read more »
Rights Abuses Under Buhari Govt Worse Than Under Military Dictatorship, says PDP

Rights Abuses Under Buhari Govt Worse Than Under Military Dictatorship, says PDP

The United States has accused authorities in Nigeria of massive corruption and stifling of free speech in 2020. The US stated this in the ‘2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices,’ released... Read more »
Anambra 2021: I Have No Aspirant For Anambra Governorship Primary Election – Peter Obi

Anambra 2021: I Have No Aspirant For Anambra Governorship Primary Election – Peter Obi

Former Governor of Anambra State and Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Mr Peter Obi has said he has no anointed candidate for the... Read more »

Fomer kogi Governor,Idris Wada Advocates Return To Old Legacy,Values

As Panacea To Peace, Insecurity,Unity.In Kogi Immediate past Governor of Kogi state, Capt Idris Wada says the old legacies and values of respect for both elders,constituted authorities is the bane for the... Read more »
Senator Ararume On A Merry Go Round In Court To Deprive Imo North

Senator Ararume On A Merry Go Round In Court To Deprive Imo North

The case between Chukwuma Francis Ibezim v. INEC for Interlocutory Injunction to restrain INEC from issuing a certificate of return to Senator Ifeanyi Ararume in connection with the bye-election held on 5th... Read more »

Anambra 2021: PDP Aspirants That Have Bought Nomination Forms (Full List)

As at this morning, March 31, 2021 about 13 Aspirants have picked the nomination forms from PDP for November 6 Anambra state governorship election. Each has spent about 26 million naira to... Read more »