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 […]

Kogi 2019: Crisis Loom PDP As Ibrahim Idris Imposes Son As Candidate

Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Abubakar Idris has declared his intention to run for the office once occupied by his father Ibrahim Idris, but the manner in which the party leadership in the state is being forced into adopting the ex-governor’s son that is setting the stage for a major confrontation. PDP members in the […]

See Why Imo Council Chairmen, Counselors Where Suspened Indefinitely

Imo State House of Assembly led by Chinedu Offor suspended 27 local government chairmen and 645 councilors in the state indefinitely. In a motion moved by Bruno Ukoha (Ezin-Ihitte Mbaise Constituency), the House directed the suspended council bosses to immediately handover to directors of administration in their councils. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the decision […]

Gov. Obaseki Denies Having Rift With APC Leaders

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has denied rumours that he is having issues with state leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor made this known while addressing newsmen after a closed-door meeting with leaders of the APC in Edo North. Obaseki and his Deputy, Philip Shaibu also visited the palace of the […]

FG Has Evidence Of Atiku’s Aim To Sabotage Buhari Says Lai Mohammed

The federal government has said that it has credible evidence that the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and it’s presidential candidate Alh Atiku Abubakar are doing everything possible to sabotage the current administration generally overheat the polity and make Nigeria ungovernable. Minister of Information and culture, Alh Lai Mohammed said this Saturday in his […]

Saraki In Another Trouble As EFCC Withholds His Apartments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized some houses located at 15a, 15b and 17 MacDonald Road, Ikoyi, Lagos belonging to Senate President Bukola Saraki. However, Punch reports that the EFCC was said to be unsure of which of the properties that actually belong to the Senate President and decided to place inscriptions and […]

Dankwambo Stops PDP Govs’ Dubai Retreat

The Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo, has asked the promoters of a week-long retreat scheduled to hold in Dubai for governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party to shelve the idea. Dankwambo, who is the acting Chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, gave the directive at a meeting he had in […]

Ogun Denies To Gov-elect’s Transition Team Access To Facilities

Ogun State Government has denied the transition committee set up by the governor-elect, Dapo Abiodun, access to some state-owned facilities for inspection. The denial was contained in a letter from the Office of the Secretary to the State Government, which was obtained by PUNCH in Abeokuta, the state capital, on Thursday. It was gathered that […]

I’m Ready To Be Probed If I Stole, Says Ajimobi

Abiola Ajimobi, governor of Oyo State, says he is ready for a probe of his administration. He spoke on Thursday at a public lecture and fellowship investiture organised by Society for Peace Studies and Practice at the Subomi Balogun Conference Centre, University of Ibadan. The event was attended by members of the state executive council […]

“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 […]

We’ll Get To The Point Where People Will Use Their Votes To Remove Bad Leaders – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says improving the standard of elections in Africa will encourage people use their votes to remove bad leaders. Speaking to the SABC News at the Independent Electoral Commission’s Results Operation Centre in Pretoria, Jonathan said the electoral umpire plays an important role in ensuring safe and successful elections. The former president, […]

EFCC Begins Fresh Probe Against Saraki

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched a fresh probe against Senate President Bukola Saraki. The probe, which comes a week after the commencement of an earlier probe against Saraki, was announced on Tuesday. In a statement, Yusuph Olaniyonu, spokesman to the senate president, said the anti-graft agency wrote to the clerk of […]