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APC’s Imo Governorship Candidate Hope Uzodinma arrested in Abuja Airport

APC’s Imo Governorship Candidate Hope Uzodinma arrested in Abuja Airport

Hope Uzodinma, the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Imo State, has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja. Punch reports that...
Banky W set for politics, running for House of Representatives in 2019

Banky W set for politics, running for House of Representatives in 2019

Singer/media entrepreneur Banky W has declared his candidacy for the Eti Osa, Lagos seat at the House of Representatives in the 2019 general elections. Banky, who is...

Buhari didn’t endorse N30,000 minimum wage – Presidency

The Presidency, on Tuesday, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s remarks when he received the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum...

‘There is no part of the country I haven’t been to’ – President Buhari

Today in Abuja, President Buhari reassured Nigerians that his administration will sustain massive investments to upgrade and develop the country’s transport and power infrastructure.   He spoke when...

Zamfara State House of Assembly member, Lawali Attahiru convicted for criminal breach of trust

Justice Fadima Aminu of the Federal High Court, Gusau, Zamfara State on November 2, 2018, convicted a serving member of the Zamfara State House of Assembly,...

‘If it was this easy to get WAEC to issue the attestation and confirmation...

Former Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose has some questions for President Buhari who recently got his WAEC attestation and confirmation certificate.   According to him; 1. If it was this easy...

”Shame is foreign to APC” – Dino Melaye reacts to President Buhari receiving attestation...

This is how Dino reacted to the presentation of an attestation of result from WAEC to President Buhari yesterday, November 2nd.

‘Buhari must be naive to think Obasanjo’s son would be loyal to him” –...

Reno in this tweet suggests that Olujonwo, the son of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, is just playing his father's script. Olujonwo recently declared his support...

”Oshiomole’s high-handedness is destroying APC” Okorocha says

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, says the high-handedness the National chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomole, is using to manage the affairs of the ruling party, is destroying...

”I neither demolished mosques nor sent Hausa out of Anambra when I was governor-...

Former Anambra state governor now PDP Vice Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has denied claims by the opposition party that he demolished mosques and sent...

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,...

It is impossible for PDP to win the 2019 election – Bola Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress APC, Bola Tinubu, has said that it is impossible for the opposition party, PDP, to win the...

Dancing senator Ademola Adeleke arraigned for Exam Malpractice, then granted bail

The police in Abuja this morning arraigned PDP governorship candidate in the September 22 election in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, before a Federal High court in...
Tony Anenih: Life And Times Of 'Mr Fix It'

Tony Anenih: Life And Times Of ‘Mr Fix It’

Tony Anenih: Life And Times Of 'Mr Fix It' Chief Anthony Akhakon Anenih died at the Cedacrest Hospital in Abuja on the afternoon of Sunday, October 28,...
Shehu Sani Says APC Will Crumble After Buhari

Shehu Sani Says APC Will Crumble After Buhari

Shehu Sani Says APC Will Crumble After Buhari Senator Shehu Sani (Kaduna Central - PRP) has predicted the fall of the All Progressives Congress (APC)...
Lawyer Says Buhari Can Contest In 2019 With Primary Six Certificate

Lawyer Says Buhari Can Contest In 2019 With Primary Six Certificate

Lawyer Says Buhari Can Contest In 2019 With Primary Six Certificate Dr Kayode Ajulo, an Abuja based Legal Luminary and former National Secretary of the...

PDP challenges Buhari to speak out on Indictment by Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed

The Peoples Democratic Party has challenged President Buhari to speak out on the declaration by Finance Minister, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, that the policies of his administration...

‘I am learning ‘Shaku Shaku’ dance steps ahead of the 2019 election campaigns’ –...

Last night, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja said he has started learning the popular `Shaku Shaku’ dance steps for campaigns ahead of the 2019 general...

Emir Sanusi warns Nigerians against electing uneducated leaders in 2019

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi has urged Nigerians not to elect leaders without quality eduaction into public offices.   Sanusi stated this at the 6th...

Governor Fayemi seals two house allegedly owned by Fayose in Ekiti State

Two new buildings allegedly owned by former Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose has been sealed by agents of the state government.   The state government through the...

‘Close the borders once you win in 2019 so Obasanjo would not escape’ –...

Akiolu advised President Muhammadu Buhari to prevent former President Olusegun Obasanjo from “escaping” from the country once he emerges winner of the February 2019...

NNPC denies funding Buhari’s re-election campaign

The Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has denied reports of releasing funds from the oil corporation's account to fund...
My credentials still with military, Buhari tells INEC

My credentials still with military, Buhari tells INEC

Over 70 out of the 91 political parties are presenting presidential candidates that will participate in the 2019 Presidential elections, The PUNCH can report. Our...

”Stop de-marketing Rivers State” – Governor Wike tells Prominent Rivers indigenes

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on prominent Rivers indigenes and Nigerians to stop de-marketing the state. Speaking during the commissioning of the...

President Buhari fails to present his credentials to INEC, says they are with the...

President Buhari has informed the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC that his credentials are with the Nigerian Military where he served until he retired...

”Port Harcourt Airport Terminal Project is our initiation and not yours” – PDP tells...

President Buhari  was in Rivers state today to commission the new terminal at the Port Harcourt International Airport. In a statement released this evening, the...

”I’m very disappointed in the Nigerian media” – President Buhari

President Buhari says he is disappointed with the way the Nigerian media has lived up to its responsibility since his administration into office. Speaking when...

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...

63-year old Ethiopian president, Mulatu Teshome resigns

President Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia filed resignation request to the Ethiopian parliament today.   Teshome, who has been the East African country’s head of state since October 2013,...
Fayose granted ₦50 million Bail

Fayose granted ₦50 million Bail

Former Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose has been granted bail to the tune of ₦50 million by the Federal High Court, Lagos. Punch reports that...
Fayose Provides Food For Over 150 EFCC Detainees

Fayose Provides Food For Over 150 EFCC Detainees

Fayose Provides Food For Over 150 EFCC Detainees Former Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose has provided food for over 150 detainees of the Economic...
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Saraki’s Candidate For Kwara Governor, Forges NYSC Certificate

Saraki’s Candidate For Kwara Governor, Forges NYSC Certificate The governorship candidate of the PDP in Kwara State for the 2019 general elections, Mr. Razak Atunwa,...

Photos: President Buhari receives Governor and royal fathers from Ogun State at the State...

Today at the state house,  President Buhari received the governor and royal fathers from Ogun State.   Some of those in the delegation included HRM Oba Oludotun Aremu...

24-hour curfew imposed in Kaduna State following recent communal clash that’s left over 50...

The Kaduna State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna town and its environs with immediate effect following the recent communal clash that left...
Senator Shehu Sani Resigns From APC

Senator Shehu Sani Resigns From APC

Senator Shehu Sani Resigns From APC Senator Shehu Sani has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to The Cable, the Senator sent his resignation letter...
Senator Shehu Sani Dumps APC

Senator Shehu Sani Dumps APC

Senator Shehu Sani (Kaduna Central) has resigned from the party, after the controversies that trailed the primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

‘My father denied Shehu Sani his senatorial ticket’ – Bashir El-Rufai taunts twitter user

Bashir El-Rufai who is the son of Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, tweeted this hours after news broke that Senator Shehu Sani who represents...

President Buhari condemns the recent communal clash in Kaduna State that left over 50...

President Buhari has condemned the latest communal violence in Kasuwan Magani in Kaduna State which claimed 55 lives.   Reacting to the violent clashes, President Buhari said...

Senator Magnus Abe speaks on ‘dumping’ APC for PDP

Senator Magnus Abe, the lawmaker representing Rivers East Senatorial District has denied rumours of him dumping the ruling All Progressives Congress for the opposition...

‘EFCC does not have any evidence to prosecute Fayose in court’ – Media aide,...

Report by a section of the media that the immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, had started opening up on allegations of corruption...
PDP Submits Saraki's Name As Candidate For Senate Seat

PDP Submits Saraki’s Name As Candidate For Senate Seat

PDP Submits Saraki's Name As Candidate For Senate Seat Senate President, Bukola Saraki, is set to seek re-elelection in the National Assembly as his name...
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...
Has Ambode Gone To Sleep Since He Lost APC Primary Election?

Has Ambode Gone To Sleep Since He Lost APC Primary Election?

Has Ambode Gone To Sleep Since He Lost APC Primary Election? Nigeria's Twitter users love to troll, rant, gossip and bant like their lives depend...
EFCC Secures Remand Order To Keep Fayose In Detention For 2 Weeks

EFCC Secures Remand Order To Keep Fayose In Detention For 2 Weeks

EFCC Secures Remand Order To Keep Fayose In Detention For 2 Weeks A Federal Capital Territory High Court has empowered the Economic and Financial Crimes...
Fayemi sworn-in as Governor of Ekiti State

Fayemi sworn-in as Governor of Ekiti State

Former Minister of Solid Minerals Dr. Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as governor of Ekiti State. The former governor of the state was sworn-in on...
Osun Guber: Sen. Adeleke files petition at tribunal

Osun Guber: Sen. Adeleke files petition at tribunal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Gubernatorial Candidate in the just concluded election in Osun, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, on Tuesday filed a petition at the...
Labour Party ruled out of 2019 election - Court

Labour Party ruled out of 2019 election – Court

The Labour Party says it will not field any candidate for the 2019 General Elections as the party could not hold an all-inclusive National...
‘I Will Be At EFCC Today With My Bedclothes, Pillowcase’ – Fayose

‘I Will Be At EFCC Today With My Bedclothes, Pillowcase’ – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor , Ayodele Fayose , whose tenure expired midnight on Monday , said earlier in the day that he would visit...
Ekiti State new governor, Fayemi reveals what will happen in the state

Ekiti State new governor, Fayemi reveals what will happen in the state

The newly inaugurated Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday declared that his administration was not interested in going after the administration of...
2019 Election: Old generation must go, Falana, Sowore, Durotoye, others insist

2019 Election: Old generation must go, Falana, Sowore, Durotoye, others insist

Stakeholders who gathered at this year’s Symposium in honour of the late Afro-beat king, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti have agitated for a generational shift of power...
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