NYAKO MUST BE REMOVED - Adamawa PDP Hopes for a truce between the Adamawa State House of Assembly and Governor Murtala Nyako, dimmed on Saturday following the insistence of Adamawa Peoples Democratic Party’s stakeholders on the governor’s removal. The small but powerful group, which comprises leaders and elders of the state chapter of the party, has insisted that...... read more
AREWA COMMUNITY READY TO FIGHT TERRORISM IN LAGOS The Arewa community in Lagos on Sunday said that they would neither aid nor tolerate any terrorist activities in Lagos. In a statement issued in Lagos by the Chairman, Council of Arewa Chiefs and the leader of the Hausas in Lagos, Alhaji Sani Kabir, the group assured that ” the Arewa...... read more
FAYOSE TO PDP - STEER CLEAR OF IMPOSING CANDIDATES The Peoples Democratic Party governor-elect in Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, over the weekend warned leaders and elders of the party to guard against imposition of candidates in the coming 2015 general elections. He gave this warning at the Oke Mosan, Abeokuta PDP secretariat during a rally of the party, which drew...... read more
DELTA 2015 - PAT UTOMI JOINS GUBER RACE The speculation that Second Republic presidential aide, Prof. Pat Utomi, might be eyeing Delta State governorship seat has gained further grounds with the flooding of the state with his campaign posters. The posters printed on a green background said the time had come for change in Delta State. They were pasted...... read more
OBJ SHUNS OGUN MEGA RALLY Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday shunned South-west sensitisation mega rally of the state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.At the South-west sensitisation rally, leaders of the party in attendance included:South-west National Chairman, Chief Ishola Filani; National Auditor, Mr. Fatai Adeyanju;  State PDP...... read more
IMPEACHMENT SAGA: NYAKO SET TO SHUN PROBE The embattled Adamawa State Governor, Alhaji Murtala Nyako, on Wednesday, vowed not to appear before the seven-member investigative panel set up by the immediate-past Acting Chief Judge of Adamawa State, Justice Ambrose Mammadi. Nyako spoke through his Director of Press and Public Relations, Ahmad Sajoh, via the telephone with one of...... read more
CHIDOKA, ABUBAKAR MAKE MINISTERIAL LIST President Goodluck Jonathan had today, forwarded two more names to the senate for ministerial appointment consideration. They are, the Corp Marshall of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr. Osita Chidoka and a lecturer at the Universty of Abuja,Dr.Abubakar Suleiman Olanrewaju... read more
2015: ABIA GUBER RACE NOT FOR IHEJIRIKA, NWOGU Some political groups in Abia State, have asked the immediate past Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (retd) and the Senate Committee Chairman on Oil and Gas, Senator Nkechi Nwogu, to shelve their rumoured gubernatorial ambitions. Coalition of Abia Professionals in a statement issued in Umuahia, argued that Ihejirika’s...... read more
SHEKARAU APPOINTED EDUCATION MINISTER President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday assigned portfolios to the four new ministers recently confirmed by the Senate. The new ministers and their portfolios are: Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau -Minister of Education; Dr. Stephen Oru -Minister of Niger Delta Affairs; Mr. Adedayo Adeyeye -Minister of State, Works; and Dr. Abdul Bulama -Minister of...... read more
PDP MOCKS APC RECONCILIATION Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State has mocked All Progressives Congress (APC) on its plans to reconcile with its members who were aggrieved.Tunji Shelle, Chairman of the PDP in Lagos State, who spoke to Factnewsonline yesterday, mocked the APC national leadership for establishing a committee headed by former Vice President,...... read more
PARTY DEFECTION: OYO SENATOR DUMPS APC AFTER several months of speculation, the Senator representing Oyo Central Senatorial district, Ayoade Adeseun has finally abandoned the platform, Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) now All Progressives Congress (APC) upon which he won the senatorial election in 2011 and embraced the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).  Adeseun who started with the Alliance...... read more
NATIONAL CONFERENCE: - Confab rejects North’s move to reverse decision on 18 states INDICATIVE of the rift between the north and the south at the ongoing national conference, delegates from the two regions disagreed on the proposed creation of more states Monday.     The northern delegates particularly wanted to cause a reversal of last week’s adoption of the proposal by the conference for the...... read more
SENATOR OLUREMI TINUBU WARNED TO VACATE SEAT - LAGOS PDP The Lagos State Chapter of the Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) has vowed to stop the return of Senator Oluremi Tinubu to the Senatorial district, cautioning the Senator to stop her “unparliamentary, unpatriotic and inexperience manner of carrying out ordinary legislative functions and privileges”. The Party’s stance is on the heels of...... read more
LP CHIEFTAIN SET TO DEFECT TO PDP All is set for a former chieftain of Labour Party, LP, in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, Hon. Thompson Ayegunle and his supporters to dump the ruling LP for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state. Speaking on the defection, Ayegunle said hundreds of his supporters across the...... read more
B'Haram Is Armed Section Of APC, Says Femi Fani-Kayode A former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that the Islamist terrorist sect, Boko Haram is the armed section of an opposition party in the state.Fani-Kayode, who recently defected from the APC to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had during an interview with Channels TV, on Monday, accused...... read more
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