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 […]

Why I Was Absent At Buhari’s Working Visit To Lagos – Tinubu

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, a National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday said he did not deliberately stay away from President Muhammadu Buhari’s projects commissioning in Lagos on Wednesday. There were insinuations that Tinubu has shunned the event as a payback for the President’s absence at the colloquium organised last month to […]

How We Can Get 5m Youths Off The Streets, Rivers Senator Counsels Colleagues

Andrew Uchendu, senator representing Rivers east, has asked his colleagues to sell some of their cars and use the proceeds to empower unemployed youth in the country. He said this in his contribution to a debate at the senate on Thursday. Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, had drawn the attention of his colleagues to […]

Keyamo Speaks On Server Results, Says Courts Guided By Electoral Act Not Social Media Videos

Festus Keyamo, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign has said that the courts are guided by the electoral act in delivering judgment on the outcome of the 2019 presidential poll. Keyamo was reacting to videos where some Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff said the […]

Appeal Court Reserves Judgement On Osun Governorship Poll

The appeal court sitting in Abuja has reserved judgement over appeals filed by Gboyega Oyetola, governor of Osun state and the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had announced Oyetola as winner of the September governorship election, but in March, the election tribunal declared Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic […]

Speakership: APC Lawmaker Wants Gbajabiamila To Step Down For Her

Nkeiruka Onyejeocha, a member of the house of representatives, has urged Femi Gbajabiamila, majority leader of the house, to step down for her in the race for speakership. The Abia lawmaker appealed to Gbajabiamila to “make due sacrifice” by giving up on his ambition to become speaker “for Nigeria to move forward.” Onyejeocha and Gbajabiamila […]

Your “Pretentious Loyalty” To Buhari Will Soon Be Revealed, Dogara Replies Tinubu

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, has said that the “pretentious loyalty” of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to President Muhammadu Buhari, will soon be revealed. Dogara was reacting to Tinubu’s allegation that he and Senate President Bukola Saraki frustrated the government of President Muhammadu Buhari by […]

How I Pressured David Mark To Reduce Our Running Cost To N13.5m – Osun Senator Reveals

Olusola Adeyeye, lawmaker representing Osun central senatorial district, has said that he pressured David Mark, a former senate president, to reduce senators running cost from N20m to N13.5m. Adeyeye disclosed this while reacting to the criticism of his stance that Nigeria’s constitution poes a problem for the country. “Let me say that the running costs […]

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 […]

NASS Leadership: We Don’t Need PDP Lawmakers’ Support To Elect Our Candidate – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted that it does not need the support of lawmakers from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for its preferred candidates to emerge as the leaders of the incoming ninth National Assembly. Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary, re-stated the party’s position in an interview on Saturday. The APC, being […]

Tinubu Breaks Silence, Speaks On Alleged 2023 Presidency Bid

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has denied reports that he reports that he is planning to strengthen his presidential ambition by planting his allies in key positions at the national assembly. The politician said those who feel they know his mind better than he does are spreading such rumours. […]

FG To Issue Forfeiture Order To Bank On Onnoghen’s Account Tuesday – CCT

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has confirmed that it would issue an order to Standard Chartered Bank (Nig.) Ltd, on Tuesday, directing the bank to forfeit all monies deposited in the account of Walter Onnoghen, the former Chief Justice of Nigeria. This, it said, is in line with the judgment of the tribunal, which […]