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OPC Founder Frederick Fasehun is Dead

Dr. Frederick Fasehun, the founder of Odua Peoples Congress is dead. It is gathered that he died in the early hours of today at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. It is further gathered that he was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital on Tuesday where …

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Ekiti PDP removes Fayose and elects Olujimi new leader

The crisis precipitated within the PDP in Ekiti State by the alleged illegal withdrawals from the bank account of the party has led to the dissolution of the State Working Committee blamed for the illegal withdrawals. A stakeholders meeting of the party in Ado Ekiti also took other far reaching …

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CUPP Accuses WACE Of Manufacturing A Doctored Result For President Buhari

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused the West African Examination Council (WAEC) of manufacturing a doctored result for President Muhammadu Buhari. The examination council presented an attestation certificate and confirmation of school certificate result to Buhari on Friday. Iyi Uwadiae, WAEC registrar, presented the certificate to the …

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APC Has Lost 5 million Voters- Okorocha

The post primaries elections crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is far from over as the Imo State Governor and Chairman of APC Governors’ Forum, Rochas Okorocha, said that the party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, is acting on aberration and must learn to respect the rule of …

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I earned N60.2m in three years, Atiku tells INEC

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar has declared a personal income of N60.2 million in three years, according to the credentials he filed with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) He also indicated in his tax returns attached to his presidential nomination form that he paid N10.8 million …

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5 APC Governors Form Resistance Against Buhari, Tinubu, Others

Protesters, yesterday, storm the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in solidarity with the embattled National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. The protesters, under the aegis of Federation of Buhari Support Groups, were drawn from various platforms including the Buhari-Osinbajo Movement Group, Love to Love Foundation for Buhari 2019, …

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Kayode Fayemi sworn-in as Ekiti State Governor

Former minister of Solid Mineral, Kayode Fayemi, has been sworn-in as the new governor of Ekiti State. Fayemi, was a former governor of the state between 2010 and 2014, regain the seat on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). The 53-year-old governor is a native of Isan-Ekiti in Oye Local …

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INEC Insists that APC won’t participate in Zamfara Elections

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, insisted, yesterday, that All Progressives Congress, APC, will not field candidates for the 2019 general elections in Zamafa. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, stated this on the sideline of the opening of a two-day validation workshop entitled “Study on the cost of elections in ECOWAS …

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APC North-east, Zonal chairman suspended

All Progressives Congress, Northeast zonal chairman comrade Mustapha Salihu, has been suspended on alleged irregularity that characterised just concluded party primaries. Zonal secretary, Abubakar Ajiya, announced the suspension in a letter dated 11/10/2018, with a vote of no confidence on him. Ajiya further explained that the suspension was in line …

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ELECTION 2019:The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019

The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019 ELECTIONS: * President Muhammadu Buhari – All Progressives Congress, APC * Alhaji Atiku Abubakar – Peoples Democratic Party, PDP * Mr. Donald Duke – Social Democratic Party, SDP * Mr Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim – Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN * Mr. Omoyele Sowore – African …

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ELECTION 2019: PDP, APGA form alliance against Okorocha

Just as the 2019 general election draws close, the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has formed an alliance with the All Progressives Grand Alliance aspirant Uche Onyeaguocha. Ihedioha visited Onyeaguocha in Obinze town to seek his support. The former Deputy Speaker of the …

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Cross Rivers APC members protest, seek Usani’s mandate

Hundreds of APC party supporters of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani have taken to major streets of Calabar to protest alleged impunity meted on him. According to them, the Minister won the recent gubernatorial primary ticket of the APC in Cross River State. They claimed a Court …

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INEC bans APC from fielding candidates in Zamfara

In what appears a first major electoral loss in the 2019 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has banned the ruling All Progressives Congress APC from fielding candidates for governorship, state and federal legislative elections in Zamfara state. This followed the inability of the national leadership of the …

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Donald Duke expresses concern over Nigeria’s indebtedness

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) presidential flagbearer, Donald Duke, has expressed concern over the growing indebtedness of Nigeria to China and other countries, stating that Nigeria is haemorrhaging under foreign loans. Donald Duke stated that the government needed to indigenise the economy, the former Cross River State governor noted that …

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APC affirms Buhari as presidential flagbearer

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has affirmed President Muhammadu Buhari as its candidate, for the 2019 presidential election. Over 7,000 delegates confirmed the President as the party’s flagbearer, at the APC’s national convention, which was held at the Eagles Square in the nation’s capital Abuja on Saturday. In his acceptance …

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Atiku Abubakar wins PDP Presidential ticket

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been declared winner of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential election.The Chairman of the PDP Convention Committee and Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, announced the results of the primary on Sunday morning. He said Atiku polled 1,532 votes while Aminu Tambuwal polled 693 votes …

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Minister, Khadija Ibrahim defeats son to clinch APC Reps ticket in Yobe

Hajiya Khadija Ibrahim, Minister of state foreign Affairs, has defeated her step son Mohammed Ibrahim to clinch the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for Damaturu/Gulani/Gujba/Tarmuwa, Yobe federal constituency. Prof Abba Gambo, the returning officer of the election which ran into the night announced on Wednesday that Khadijah polled 1,295 votes …

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