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PDP Primary: Dankwambo beats Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso to win Presidential ticket

BREAKING!!! PDP Primary: Dankwambo beats Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso to win Presidential ticket

Dankwambo garnered 68 per cent of all votes cast. A total 17,925 Twitter users participated in the poll which lasted about seven hours. The...
Osun rerun: Adeleke writes EU, US, cries out over threat to his life

Osun rerun: Adeleke writes EU, US, cries out over threat to his life

The undeclared winner of last Saturday’s Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has written to diplomatic missions in Nigeria, raising alarm over threats to...

Governor Fayemi reinstates 5 Permanent Secretaries who were sacked in 2014 by Fayose

Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi has ordered the reinstatement of the five Permanent Secretaries that were retired in 2014 by the immediate past administration...

Nigeria not ripe for state police ―Bode Olajumoke

A member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustee  (BoT) Senator Bode Olajumoke, has said that the country’s democracy is not ripe...

Buhari: Presidency reacts to President’s reported US trip

2 years ago
The Presidency has reacted to report that President Muhammadu Buhari will be travelling to Washington DC on Monday.Saharareporters had earlier reported that the President...
Ogun ADC demands electoral officer’s arrest over alleged malpractice

Ogun ADC demands electoral officer’s arrest over alleged malpractice

The African Democratic Congress has called for the arrest of the electoral officer in charge of Yewa North/Imeko-Afon federal constituency in Ogun State over...
Full text of President Buhari’s address to Nigerians ahead of this weekend’s governorship and state assembly elections

Full text of President Buhari’s address to Nigerians ahead of this weekend’s governorship and...

1 month ago
President Muhammadu Buhari broadcasts new speech to Nigerians ahead of the second phase of the 2019 elections , which includes governorship and members of Houses of...
PDP on Fayose attack

Atiku and PDP condemn attack on Fayose

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned Wednesday’s physical attack on Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti by policemen deployed for Saturday’s governorship election in...

FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

In celebration of the annual Workers Day, FG has declared next week Tuesday a public holiday across the nation. The Federal Government has declared Tuesday,...
Why Nigeria & China Agreement Is A Bad Deal - Oby Ezekwesili

Why Nigeria & China Agreement Is A Bad Deal – Oby Ezekwesili

Why Nigeria & China Agreement Is A Bad Deal - Oby Ezekwesili Oby Ezekwesili, the former minister of education has condemned the recent loan agreement...

Russia election: Vladimir Putin wins by big margin

1 year ago
Putin on Sunday won fourth Kremlin term with 73.9 percent of the vote. He is expected to lead Russia for another six years. Vladimir Putin...
Why I regret helping Tinubu work against PDP in 2003 – Atiku

Why I regret helping Tinubu work against PDP in 2003 – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday expressed regret over his inability to help the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, win Lagos State in 2003. The...
Senate President; Meet The Men Who Want Saraki's Seat

Senate President; Meet The Men Who Want Saraki’s Seat

3 weeks ago
On the morning of June 9, 2015, Senator Ahmed Lawan who represents Yobe North constituency in the upper legislative chamber, was dusting off his 'agbada' as he prepared...

Breaking: INEC declares Kano guber election inconclusive

1 month ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the gubernatorial election in Kano as inconclusive. The Collation Officer for the Governorship election in the state,...
Breaking News: Buhari Purchases N45million Nomination Form

Breaking News: Buhari Purchases N45million Nomination Form

Breaking News: Buhari Purchases N45million Nomination Form In preparation for 2019 general election, President Muhammadu Buhari has picked up nomination form to contest in the...

Former Speaker of House of Reps, Dimeji Bankole becomes the governorship candidate of ADP...

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Dimeji Bankole has emerged as the governorship candidate of Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Ogun State.   ADP,...
APC reaffirms how presidential candidate will emerge

APC presidential, gov aspirants to pay N45m, N22.5m for forms

The All Progressives Congress will today (Wednesday) begin the sale of expression of interest and nomination forms to its aspirants for the 2019 elections. The...
Okorocha says Buhari will sweep poll

Buhari wins Kano with 1.4m votes

The Presidential candidate of  the All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated his opponent, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku of the Peoples Democratic Party,  with over...
Rivers: I’m tired of being governor – Wike

Rivers: I’m tired of being governor – Wike

3 days ago
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Tuesday declared that he was tired of being a governor and won’t contest for a third term...

You Have Delivered Your Goodbye Speech – Atiku To Buhari

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s broadcast to Nigerians as a farewell speech that...
No Public Holiday On Friday! – Government Warns

No Public Holiday On Friday! – Government Warns

1 month ago
Reports making rounds that the The Lagos State Government declared Friday, March 8 as Public Holiday for Civil Servants, has been labeled “erroneous”. On Wednesday statement...

President Buhari approves National cemetery as final resting place for late Justice Kutigi

President Buhari has paid tribute to former Chief Justice of Nigeria, late Justice Muhammed Idris Legbo Kutigi, hailing his contributions to the evolution of...
Nigeria Will Be Exporting Marijuana If I Become President – Omoyele Sowore

Nigeria Will Be Exporting Marijuana If I Become President – Omoyele Sowore

It appears Omoyele Sowere, a presidential aspirant is trying to sway the political support of the thousands of Indian Hemp smokers in Nigeria ahead...

VIDEO: Buhari, first African leader to be received by Trump

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is to meet President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday, the first African leader to be received by Trump’s White...

Ihedioha declared Imo governor-elect

1 month ago
Former Deputy Speaker and governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Emeka Ihedioha has been declared the winner of the keenly contested Imo...
Saraki Officially Declares To Run For President Against Buhari In 2019

Saraki Officially Declares To Run For President Against Buhari In 2019

Saraki Officially Declares To Run For President Against Buhari In 2019 Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has officially declared his intention to join the race for...
What forced me out of PDP – Donald Duke

What forced me out of PDP – Donald Duke

Former Cross River State governor, Donald Duke, on Friday said he joined the Social Democratic Party (SDP) to run for the office of president...
Why I joined APC – Lagos PDP chairman

Why I joined APC – Lagos PDP chairman

The Lagos State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Moshood Salvador, has explained why he dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress...
Osun State PDP candidate

Aregbesola has inflicted enough suffering on Osun people —Adeleke

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has said the people of the state have suffered enough...

Nigeria’s 2019 General Election A Priority For The U.S. – Rex Tillerson

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The U.S. says Nigeria’s 2019 general election and a peaceful transition, remained its major priority in view of  the country’s strategic position in the...
I won’t campaign for any Party or Candidate – Obasanjo

I won’t campaign for any Party or Candidate – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo has called on Nigerians to vote wisely in the 2019 general elections, saying he’ll not campaign for any particular candidate, Punch is...
You Can't Engage In Bad Behaviour And Expect Reward Of Certificate, INEC Tells Okorocha

You Can’t Engage In Bad Behaviour And Expect Reward Of Certificate, INEC Tells Okorocha

3 weeks ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again insisted that Rochas Okorocha would not be issued a certificate of return. Speaking in Awka, the Anambra...

Delta PDP, APC head for decisive council poll tomorrow

1 year ago
As Delta State goes to the polls tomorrow for the local government elections, it is uncertain whether the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as...

Law allows Nigerians to defend themselves from attacks – Sagay

1 year ago
Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) chairman Prof Itse Sagay (SAN) on Sunday said the law allows Nigerians to defend themselves from being massacred. He...
Melaye Wins Kogi West Senatorial Seat

Melaye Wins Kogi West Senatorial Seat

Melaye, who contested on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 85,395 votes, against his closest opponent, Smart Adeyemi, who secured 66,901...

‘She is a political liability’ – Nigerians react to Aisha Buhari’s bombshell statement against...

This morning, Nigeria's first lady, Aisha Buhari issued a very strongly worded statement accusing Adams Oshiomole and APC leaders of 'impunity' and 'unfairness'.   In her statement,...
NEWS‘You stage-managed it, nobody attempted to kill you in Owo’ – APC blasts Boroffice

NEWS‘You stage-managed it, nobody attempted to kill you in Owo’ – APC blasts Boroffice

The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the alleged assassination attempt on the life of the senator representing Ondo...

Dino Melaye Shares Pictures Of His Bullet Proof G Wagon Riddled With Gun Shots

1 year ago
Senator Dino Melaye has shared pictures of his bulletproof G Wagon riddled with gunshots last year. He wrote: ”After facing death in the face in Kogi...
Buhari reacts as Oyetola wins Osun rerun, tells governor-elect what to do next

Buhari reacts as Oyetola wins Osun rerun, tells governor-elect what to do next

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Governor-elect of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola, “for winning the keenly contested...
Alao-Akala dumps opposition coalition, aligns with APC

Alao-Akala dumps opposition coalition, aligns with APC

A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Friday said he was no longer part of the alliance formed by leading opposition...

PDP names Reuben Abati as Deputy governorship candidate in Ogun State

Former Presidential spokesman, Reuben Abati, has been named as the running mate of the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Leke Shittu,...

“Third mainland bridge will be closed for 3 days, not 27 months” – Babatunde...

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Third mainland bridge would be closed for just three days during its...

#EkitiElection: PDP members allege APC thugs for kidnapping their party agent

Members of the Peoples Democratic party in Ado-Ekiti are currently alleging that some persons suspected to be thugs of the All Progressives Congress, are...
Emmanuel’s security aide abducted in Akwa Ibom

Emmanuel’s security aide abducted in Akwa Ibom

The Senior Special Adviser on Security Matters to Governor Udom Emmanuel, Capt Iniobong Ekong, has been abducted. It was gathered that Ekong was picked up...

”Buhari government is the only government since 1979 that didn’t retrench workers during a...

Festus Keyamo who is the spokesperson of the Buhari campaign organization, took to his twitter handle to point out the gains of the Buhari...
Shekarau reveals how Secondus and Kwankwaso forced him out of PDP

Shekarau reveals how Secondus and Kwankwaso forced him out of PDP

A former Governor of Kano state, Ibrahim Shekarau, has said the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus and Rabiu Kwankwaso,...

N1.4trn subsidy payment fraudulent ―PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of corruption over the fuel subsidy regime of his government, throwing its weight behind...

Senate President Bukola Saraki, concludes his PDP presidential screening (photos)

Ahead of the Presidential Primaries of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Senate President and presidential aspirant, Bukola Saraki, yesterday, concluded his PDP Presidential screening...
Fire guts INEC office in Plateau state

Fire guts INEC office in Plateau state

Fire guts INEC office in Plateau state A week to the beginning of the general elections, the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),...
Atiku is the next president

Atiku is the next president

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, on Thursday said the party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar would win the 2019...