We have Zero tolerance for corruption – Abia govt   The Abia state government has reiterated its commitment towards the fight against corruption, stating that it welcomes scrutiny by relevant agencies of the state into its financial transactions within the ambit of the law.   The Commissioner for information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, made the disclosure to newsmen at a...... read more
PDP moves to pacify defeated presidential aspirants Determined to put its house in order before the next election, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has begun meeting with 11 aspirants, who lost out during its just-concluded presidential primaries in Port Harcourt. The move to pacify and unify the aspirants is being coordinated by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, who...... read more
PDP moves to pacify defeated presidential aspirants Determined to put its house in order before the next election, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has begun meeting with 11 aspirants, who lost out during its just-concluded presidential primaries in Port Harcourt. The move to pacify and unify the aspirants is being coordinated by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, who...... read more
Atiku/Obi ticket, promising —Ihedioha The Imo state Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship standard bearer, Emeka Ihedioha  yesterday described as optimistic, the nomination of Peter Obi as the running mate to the 2019 PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.Ihedioha spoke through a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Chibuike Onyeukwu in Owerri. The statement read: “Former Deputy...... read more
Yoruba group hails Obasanjo for endorsing Atiku for 2019 race A pan-Yoruba group,  Yoruba Youth Forum, has commended former President Olusegun Obasanjo for forgiving ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of all his wrongdoings. The group also lauded Obasanjo for endorsing Atiku, who is the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, for the 2019 general elections. The YYF said by forgiving Atiku, Obasanjo...... read more
2019: Buhari is history… even his wife isn’t supporting him - Agbakoba Olisa Agbakoba, former national president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), says President Muhammadu Buhari is history. Speaking with Daily Independent, Agbakoba said under Buhari’s leadership, Nigeria is now “broken politically, strategically, morally, and completely bankrupt.” He said the president had lost the goodwill with which he rode to power in 2015. He added...... read more
Aisha Buhari’s brother, Ahmed, wants Adamawa APC gov primary cancelled An aspirant in the recently concluded Adamawa State All Progressives Congress governorship primary, Alhaji Mahmood Ahmed, has appealed to the leadership of the party to nullify the election and disqualify the “purported winner,” Governor Jibrilla Bindow. Ahmed sent a petition to the APC Governorship and National Assembly Appeals Committee before Tuesday’s...... read more
'I can never join APC', Fayose vows The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, has said that he won’t leave the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the All Progressives Congress APC, advising the ruling party to bury the notion.   Fayose stated this while reacting to a statement by the Ekiti Chairman of APC, Paul Omotoso, who said Fayose...... read more
APC primary: VON DG accuse election panel of complicity in result allocation The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr Osita Okechukwu, has filed a petition against the result of the All Progressives Congress senatorial primary election for Enugu-West Senatorial District. Okechukwu was widely tipped to win the election, but the result was declared in favour of Mrs Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu, the Senior Special...... read more
Nigerians’ll choose between lifeless candidate and job provider in 2019 – Atiku The Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate in the February 14, 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has said his emergence has brought confusion to the camp of his All Progressives Congress counterpart, President Muhammadu Buhari. He said this was the reason why the Buhari’s camp felt that he (the former Vice-President) won the...... read more
For Buhari and Atiku, it’ll be Eagle vs Eagle —Bakare The Convener of Save Nigeria Group, Pastor Tunde Bakare, on Sunday congratulated Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate. According to Bakare, Atiku’s victory would make the 2019 election keen and interesting. Bakare, Senior Pastor, Latter Rain Assembly, spoke to newsmen in Ikeja after making a...... read more
Our presidential primary, a lesson to INEC, APC, boasts PDP The Peoples Democratic Party has said that the orderliness, transparency and credibility of its presidential primary should serve as direct lesson to the Independent National Electoral Commission and the All Progressives Congress on how elections should be conducted in the country. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, stated...... read more
Chima Anyaso defeats Nnenna Ukeje to win Bende Federal Constituency ticket Business man, Chief Chima Anyanso, has defeated the member representing Bende Federal Constituency at the National Assembly to become the PDP’s flag bearer for 2019 election. According to results announced by the returning officer, Hon. Sam Ejekwu, Anyanso polled 82 votes against 70 by Ukeje while Paul Chikezie Mba polled 6...... read more
Minister defeats stepson to win Yobe federal constituency seat Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Hajiya Khadija Ibrahim, defeated her stepson, Mohammed Ibrahim, to clinch the All Progressives Congress ticket for Damaturu/Gulani/Gujba/Tarmuwa, Yobe federal constituency. Professor Abba Gambo, the returning officer of the election, announced on Wednesday that Khadijah polled 1,295 votes to defeat Mohammed who scored only 15 votes....... read more
Dogara emerge PDP candidate The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, was on Wednesday, October 3, elected as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa-Balewa Federal Constituency in Bauchi state. Dogara was elected by all the 325 delegates from the constituency ahead of the 2019 general elections. Tribune reports that all...... read more
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