Ahmad Lawan

#EndSARS: Protests Need to Stop, Closure of Streets and Airports Will Be Stopped, Says Ahmad Lawan

Nigeria’s Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the time has come for an end to the #EndSARS protest as government will need sufficient time and a clement environment to implement the demands of... Read more »
Reno Omokri Writes Boris Johnson

Operation Crocodile Smile: Reno Omokri Writes Boris Johnson

Dear Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Greetings sir. When I met you during my #FreeLeahSharibu world tour, you told me how much you value Nigerian lives. Nigeria’s Army has suddenly reactivated Operation Crocodile... Read more »
Umahi

8 Lawmakers Refuse To Join Gov Umahi’s Decamping Train To APC

Not less than eight lawmakers out of the 24 members of the Ebonyi state House of Assembly have refused to decamped from the People’s Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress (APC).... Read more »
Sadiya Farouq and buhari

Buhari Worried About Increasing Poverty Rate – Sadiya Farouq

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq,has said President Muhammadu Buhari was really disturbed over Nigerian’s increasing poverty rate,saying he was committed to tackling the development headlong. The... Read more »
Dino Melaye warns Buhari

#EndSARS: Work with Nigerians or face revolution – Dino Melaye warns Buhari

Dino Melaye, former Kogi West Senator, has advised the Federal Government to work with protesting Nigerians or face revolution. Melaye gave the advice while stressing that the government had no constitutional powers... Read more »
Reps

Restructuring: Reps May Allow States Control Railway, Power, Others

The Federal Government may lose some of its powers to states of the federation , including its exclusive control of the power sector , railway , among others , with the ongoing... Read more »
PDP

Edo State Assembly: Speaker, six others pledge support for PDP

The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Marcus Onobun, has promised to work in synergy with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ensure that the confidence reposed in the party during... Read more »
INEC

Court orders INEC to enlist 19 deregistered parties for Bauchi council poll

Barely 24 hours to the Bauchi State local government election, the Federal High sitting in Bauchi has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) and the State Independent Electoral Commission (BASIEC) to... Read more »

Ondo 2020: Eze congratulates Akeredolu, APC over guber victory

… Commends Amaechi, others for helping to restore ‘winning ways’ to party … Hails INEC, security agencies for exhibiting professionalism. Following the conclusion of collation and announcement of final result for the... Read more »
APC Blames PDP

#Endsars: APC Blames PDP For Creating SARS, Hails Buhari

The spokesman for the ruling All Progressives Congress has blamed the Peoples Democratic Party for creating the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the police which was scrapped by the Inspector General of Police,... Read more »
Okorocha

Okorocha faults critics of 2021 budget, attacks Imo panel

Former Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has defended the Federal Government’s proposed N13.08 trillion budget for 2021. The N5.21 trillion deficit in the 2021 budget, representing 3.64 per cent, is to be... Read more »
Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu

2023 Presidency: Group mobilises support for Orji Uzor Kalu

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, a non-governmental organisation, OUK Movement, has begun to mobilise support for former governor of Abia State and current Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, Dr.... Read more »
Zamfara Gold: I Never Said FG Should Hands Off Rivers Oil - Wike

Zamfara Gold: I Never Said FG Should Hands Off Rivers Oil – Wike

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike has denied making any statement that Rivers state can also manage its oil like the case of the gold in Zamfara. A statement by Paulinus Nsirim, the... Read more »
Akeredolu Win Shows How APC Worked Against Ize-Iyamu In Edo

Akeredolu Win Shows How APC Worked Against Ize-Iyamu In Edo

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Campaign Council for Ondo State gubernatorial election on Sunday congratulated Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on his victory in Saturday’s governorship election in the State. Besides congratulating Akeredolu,... Read more »
Ondo Election Results

Ondo Election Results: Akeredolu Leading With Over 84k Votes After 12 LGAs

Rotimi Akeredolu, incumbent governor of Ondo state and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the October 10 election, is leading his opponents with over 84,011 votes. According to the results... Read more »
INEC Declares Results In 12 Out Of 18 LGs In Ondo Guber Election

INEC Declares Results In 12 Out Of 18 LGs In Ondo Guber Election

The Independent National electoral Commission (INEC) as of 2.30 a.m. on Sunday declared 12 out of the 18 local government areas  in Ondo State in the governorship election held on Saturday. The... Read more »
How FG Will Finance 2021 Budget - Osinbajo

How FG Will Finance 2021 Budget – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday shed light on the 2021 appropriations, saying the Federal Government would finance the budget with concessionary loans instead of commercial facilities. He ruled out the possibility... Read more »

2021: How Soludo Will Revolutionize The Health Sector In Anambra State To World Class Healthcare Standard – Dr Okechukwu

The Board of Trustees (BOT) Chairman, Soludo Solution Movement (SSM), Prince Dr. Obi Okechukwu has said that the APGA 2021 best Governorship Aspirant in Anambra State, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo will revolutionize... Read more »
Ondo Election Results

#OndoDecides2020: Jegede Wins Polling Unit

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Eyitayo Jegede has won his polling unit. Jegede voted at Unit 009, Ward 2, Akure LG located inside Sacred Heart Primary School, Cathedral area of Akure. Jegede... Read more »
Ondo Election Results

OndoDecides2020: Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi Wins Polling Unit

The Ondo State deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi and candidate of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) has won his unit in the Ogun State governorship election. Ajayi voted in Apoi ward 04 at... Read more »
Ondo Election Results

#OndoDecides2020: Results From Different Polling Units

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commenced the Ondo governorship election at exactly 8 am on Saturday, October 10, amidst tight security. The Ondo governorship election is taking place in eighteen (18) Local... Read more »
#OndoDecides2020

#OndoDecides2020: Akeredolu And His Wife Cast Their Votes

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN and his wife, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu cast their votes at Unit 6, Ward 5, Ijebu Owo in Owo local government area. Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN... Read more »
#OndoDecides2020

#OndoDecides2020: PDP Alleges Plot By APC, INEC Tech Staff, Returning Officers To Rig Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has uncovered a plot by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the soon-to-commence Governorship election in  Ondo... Read more »
Senators react to Buhari’s budget proposal, express apprehension over debt

Senators react to Buhari’s budget proposal, express apprehension over debt

Some Senators have raised concern over N4 trillion to be borrowed to fund 2021 budget while debt servicing stands at N3.2 trillion. Speaking to The Guardian yesterday in reaction to President Buhari’s... Read more »

Ondo 2020: INEC.Security Agencies must remain neutral ,Votes must count – Omini

The National Coordinator of the PDP Youth Alliance Charles Omini has warned officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission and the security agencies to remain neutral in the ondo State Governorship elections... Read more »

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Blasts Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Says He Has Nothing to Lose

The Ondo State incumbent governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the October 10 election has told Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to “go to hell” if he will not... Read more »

Nigeria’s Security Challenges Are Surmountable – Uzodimma

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has declared that the security challenges confronting the national can be overcome if all Nigerians, the leaders and the led, commit themselves to love for the... Read more »
Debts, salaries take 52.6% as FG budgets N13.08tn for 2021

Debts, salaries take 52.6% as FG budgets N13.08tn for 2021

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari ( retd.), on Thursday presented to the National Assembly, N13.08tn budget estimates for 2021 with N3.12tn (23.85 per cent) earmarked for debt servicing.Buhari, who said the... Read more »
Gov. Abiodun sends names of commissioner-nominees to Assembly

Gov. Abiodun sends names of commissioner-nominees to Assembly

Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun on Thursday sent names of two commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.The Speaker, Mr Olakunle Oluomo, read Abiodun’s letter containing the names during plenary... Read more »

Rivers Politics: PDP about to experience an implosion – Eze

… Commends Nwuzi, Dike for spear leading ‘Operation Recapture Brick House 2023 … Charges faithful APC members to stick with the party A palpable gloom of apprehension seem to have captured the... Read more »

LG poll: Abia PDP inaugurates Screening Committee

By Chijindu Emeruwa The Peoples Democratic Party in Abia State, has inaugurated Screening committee members ahead of the December 18 local Government election in the State. Inaugurating the Screening Committee at the... Read more »
We’ll Support Igbo Presidency In 2023, Says Sarkin Hausa

We’ll Support Igbo Presidency In 2023, Says Sarkin Hausa

The Hausa community in Cross River State has assured Ohaneze Ndigbo that they support the quest for somebody in the South East to become the President of the country in 2023. The... Read more »
Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Is A Good Brand To Market ― Buhari

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Is A Good Brand To Market ― Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, made his position known on the October 10th Governorship Election in Ondo State. To the President, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, the incumbent Governor of the state and the... Read more »

Senator Abaribe instigating crisis in Abia PDP -Party chieftain, Uche Nwabuisi alleges

By Chijindu Emeruwa Uche Nwabuisi, the founder of Mount Zion Youth Structure, MZYS, has blamed the Senate minority leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe on the cold war in the fold of the ruling... Read more »
Ondo 2020: Again, President Buhari Assures Of Transparent, Peaceful Poll

Ondo 2020: Again, President Buhari Assures Of Transparent, Peaceful Poll

President Muhammadu Buhari declared yesterday that all necessary measures have been put in place to ensure the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State is peaceful, transparent and credible. President Buhari also... Read more »
Senate Asks Buhari To Scrap Redundant Federal Agencies

Senate Asks Buhari To Scrap Redundant Federal Agencies

The Senate, on Wednesday, urged the Federal Government to reduce the number of its agencies in order to save cost of governance. The red chamber took the decision following the approval of... Read more »
Senate passes 2021- 2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework

Senate passes 2021- 2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework

The Nigerian Senate has passed the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper, approves a benchmark of $40 per barrel for the price of crude. Details shortly… Read more »
APGA chieftain urges Buhari to sign amended electoral act into law

APGA chieftain urges Buhari to sign amended electoral act into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to sign into law the amended electoral act, to enhance credible electoral process in the country. A chieftain of APGA in Zamfara State, Abdullahi Shinkafi, made... Read more »

I’m Not Using My Position As NGF Chairman Not To Advance 2023 Ambition — Fayemi

Ekiti State governor and chairman of the Nigeria Gover­nors’ Forum (NGF), Dr. Kayode Fayemi, said on Sunday that insinuation that he had been using his position to advance his ru­moured presidential ambi­tion... Read more »

Edo Speaker, Frank Abumere Okiye, 6 Others Formally Defect To PDP

The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Frank Abumere Okiye and six other members of the Edo Assembly, on Tuesday formally defected from the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC)... Read more »

Ondo 2020: Gov, Bello Storms Owo For Akeredolu, Urges Ondo Residents To Vote APC

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello on Tuesday joined his Ondo State counterpart, Rotimi Akeredolu on his campaign train to Owo ahead of the forthcoming election in the state. The Independent National Electoral... Read more »

President, Bishop, Gov Position Not Title But Call To Duty – Peter Obi

By Chinaza Nwachukwu Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has explained to Christian faithfulthat being a president, bishop, Governor or being in any... Read more »
The 14 APC Lawmakers Seats Remain Vacant - Gov.Obaseki

The 14 APC Lawmakers Seats Remain Vacant – Gov.Obaseki

Addressing newsmen after paying a “Thank You” visit to the PDP National leadership in Abuja, Governor Godwin Obaseki said he has no powers to bring back the 14 APC lawmakers since their... Read more »
Restructuring: President Buhari Right In Referring Issue To NASS - Dogara

Restructuring: President Buhari Right In Referring Issue To NASS – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has given life to President Muhammadu Buhari’s submission that the issue of restructuring rested with the National Assembly as the only legal institution mandated to... Read more »
Ondo 2020: SDP Guber Candidate, Peter Fasua, Withdraws, Backs Gov. Akeredolu

Ondo 2020: SDP Guber Candidate, Peter Fasua, Withdraws, Backs Gov. Akeredolu

The struggle for the seat of power in Ondo State witnessed a new twist on Monday, as the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Mr. Peter Fasua, stepped down from the... Read more »
Seek Redress Through Democratic Means, President Buhari Advises Nigerians

Seek Redress Through Democratic Means, President Buhari Advises Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised aggrieved Nigerians to seek redress through democratic means. This is even as he commended members of the ninth National Assembly for understanding, support, and quick response to... Read more »
Igbo Presidency 2023: It Is Only Your Turn Left,Go On Your Knees Before Other Zones — Ezeife To Ndi Igbo

Igbo Presidency 2023: It Is Only Your Turn Left,Go On Your Knees Before Other Zones — Ezeife To Ndi Igbo

Former Gov. Chukwuemeka Ezeife of Anambra has said that the people of South-East geo-political zone will go on their knees to beg other zones, if it becomes the condition to actualise their... Read more »

I never took offence to what you did, I forgive you- Goodluck Jonathan replied Aminu Shagari

Late President  Shehu  Shagari’s son, Aminu Shagari has apologised to Former President, Goodluck Jonathan for working against him during 2015 Presidential election. According to Aminu, he said was part of the people... Read more »

PDP calls for the disqualification of APC candidate Abiru in the forthcoming Lagos East Senatorial District

The Lagos chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has demanded for the immediate disqualification of the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate, Tokunbo Abiru in the  Lagos East Senatorial District in October 31st,... Read more »

Lagos PDP orders Fayose to apologise to PDP chieftains or faces ban next 7 days

The Lagos chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has issued former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, seven days to correct his wrongs by apologizing for deliberate incitement of the youths... Read more »
SERAP tasks Buhari, Osinbajo, others on assets declaration

SERAP tasks Buhari, Osinbajo, others on assets declaration

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to follow Kebbi State Deputy Governor, Yombe Dabai Samaila’s example by publishing their assets declaration... Read more »
Buhari will Not Succumb to Threat, Undue Pressure over Restructuring - Presidency

Buhari will Not Succumb to Threat, Undue Pressure over Restructuring – Presidency

The presidency in a veiled reference to renewed agitations for restructuring of Nigeria yesterday said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration would not be intimidated into making any hasty decision over the matter,... Read more »
Ondo 2020

Ondo 2020: There’ll be crisis if Ondo poll is rigged – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has warned against any attempt to rig the Ondo State governorship election, noting that manipulating the process will be an invitation to anarchy.Chairman of the Publicity Sub-Committee of... Read more »
Ondo 2020: Akintola predicts victory for Akeredolu

Ondo 2020: Akintola predicts victory for Akeredolu

Chief Niyi Akintola (SAN) has predicted that Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu will emerge victorious in the coming Ondo elections. INEC had slated Oct. 10 for the governorship election in Ondo State. Main candidates... Read more »
Enemies Of Nigeria Sponsoring, Encouraging Discord, Anarchy ― Presidency

Enemies Of Nigeria Sponsoring, Encouraging Discord, Anarchy ― Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday alleged that it was the enemies of the country that were sponsoring and encouraging discord and anarchy against the government, either for selfish ends or as revenge for... Read more »
Why Merit Is Crucial To Economic Growth By Vp Osinbajo

Why Merit Is Crucial To Economic Growth By Vp Osinbajo

Nigeria’s desire and pursuit of economic growth and sustainable development is best achieved through the adoption of merit as a national value, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President... Read more »
Agboola: You're Afraid Of Your Own Shadow, Kwara PDP Tells APC

Agboola: You’re Afraid Of Your Own Shadow, Kwara PDP Tells APC

The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has berated the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State for supporting the act of impunity and lawlessness being perpetrated by... Read more »
The only way to fight corruption in Nigeria is to kill corrupt people - Suleiman Wamba

The only way to fight corruption in Nigeria is to kill corrupt people – Suleiman Wamba

Immediate past National Vice Chairman, North Central, APC, Ahmed Suleiman Wambai has said the only way to solve the problem of corruption in Nigeria is to kill those who are corrupt. He... Read more »

Anambra 2021: Obiano Has Killed APGA With Poor Performance –Ngige

The fake love between Dr Chris Nwabueze Ngige of APC and gov Obiano of APGA is over. Ngige is not happy that Obiano has used and dumped him. Recall that it was... Read more »
Atiku Can Still Contest 2023 Presidential Election - Secondus

Atiku Can Still Contest 2023 Presidential Election – Secondus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the party’s floor is open for any contender willing to contest for the presidential election in 2023, including Atiku Abubakar. National Chairman of the... Read more »