Wadume: We Have No Budget For Political Thugs- APC

………Name Who Gave You N13m, APC Dares Wadume The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged notorious kidnapper Hamisu Bala Wadume to name the party chieftain that gave him N13 million for the 2019 Presidential Election, emphasized they have no funding for political thugs. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls Wadume confessed being given N13 million by […]

EU Releases Report On 2019 Elections, Knocks INEC, Security Agencies

The European Union Election Observation Mission has released its final report on the 2019 general elections in Nigeria, noting that the elections were marked by severe operational and transparency shortcomings, electoral security problems, and low turnout. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the EU report, which was read by the Head of Mission, Maria Arena on […]

See Options Gov. Ganduje Gave Sanusi After Dangote’s Appeal

Power and influence can never and must not be under estimated in this country Nigeria as Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has played a crucial role in saving the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II from being dethroned. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Sir Muhammadu Sanusi I (1905-1990 ), the grandfather of the present Emir […]

“So Many” PDP Senators Support Me For Senate Presidency, Says Lawan

Ahmad Lawan, majority leader of the senate, says “so many” senators in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are in support of his bid for senate presidency. Speaking as a guest at the NAN forum on Thursday in Abuja, Lawan, who is of the All Progressives Congress (APC), promised not to let his colleagues down if […]

Court Grants N50m Bail To Oyo Lawmaker Arrested Over Rep’s Murder

An Ibadan high court has granted bail to Olafisoye Akinmoyede, chief whip of Oyo state house of assembly. Akinmoyede was arrested by the police over the death of Temitopt Olatoye better known as “Sugar”, a member of the house of representatives, who was shot dead during the March 9 election. At the hearing on Thursday, […]

Presidential Election Tribunal Begins Sitting Today

The presidential election petition tribunal will hold its inaugural sitting on Wednesday. A notice of the sitting, a copy of which was obtained by TheCable, showed the tribunal will consider four petitions challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory. Among the petitions is that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar, its candidate. The Independent […]

How Politicians Offered Me Money To Compromise 2019 Elections – Kwara REC Reveals

Garba Madami, resident electoral commissioner (REC) of Kwara State has said that politicians offered him money to compromise the 2019 elections in the state. Madami said he was offered money but he refused the offer and stood his ground, even though it was “tempting”. Madami, however, did not state which party or persons offered him […]

Just In: NGF Inducts New, Returning Govs

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) Secretariat, Abuja has started an induction program for newly-elected and returning governors. The programme, which is holding at the Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, is being attended by the newly-elected governors and the outgoing ones. President Muhammadu Buhari, who is in the United Kingdom on a “private visit,” is being represented […]

Aregbesola’s Aide Warns Akeredolu To Leave Tinubu Out Of His Travail

Bola Ilori, a former Commissioner for Regional Integration in Osun State, has asked Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu , to leave Asiwaju Bola Tinubu out of his travail. The National Working Committee of the All Progressive Congress recently suspended Akeredolu for anti-party activities. An online medium recently quoted the Senior Special Assistant on Political Affairs […]

Osun Guber: PDP Alleges Plots To “Silence” Adeleke

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is planning to silence Ademola Adeleke, its governorship candidate in the Osun state gubernatorial election. Addressing reporters in Abuja, on Thursday, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP spokesman, said the move was aimed at stopping Adeleke from retrieving his mandate. He said the police was […]

Provide Proof To Budget Padding Allegation, Saraki Challenges Tinubu

Senate President Bukola Saraki has challenged Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to provide proofs of how the leadership of the national assembly padded budgets. Saraki said this in a statement issued by Yusuph Olaniyonu, his spokesperson, on Monday. He was reacting to Tinubu’s claim that budgets were hijacked under […]

Pat Utomi Blasts Politicians Who Spend More Than 12 Years In Public Offices

Pat Utomi, a professor of political economy and former presidential candidate, has described politicians who spend more than 12 years in public offices as social parasites. Utomi made this comment on Saturday in an interview aired on ARISE TV. “I despise people who live on politics. I think that people who make a career in […]