Saraki will be lawfully and democratically impeached – Oshiomhole

15 August 2018
Saraki will be lawfully and democratically impeached – Oshiomhole

The All Progressives Congress has resolved to explore every legal means to ensure that the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, is impeached and replaced with a loyal party member.This...

Oyo SSG joins guber race

15 August 2018
Oyo SSG joins guber race

Funmi Olaitan, IbadanThe race for who will fly the flag of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the gubernatorial election in Oyo State next year, was on Tuesday, altered when...

Why I visited Obasanjo - Saraki

14 August 2018
Why I visited Obasanjo - Saraki

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has disclosed what he called “the main reason” why he visited ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta on Monday.Saraki had held a closed-door meeting with former...

Resign or be removed, Oshiomhole tells Saraki

11 August 2018
Resign or be removed, Oshiomhole tells Saraki

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has accused Senate President Bukola Saraki of not acting in the interest of Nigeria.He also reiterated the APC’s call...

Presidency planning to implicate us on NASS siege — Saraki, Ekweremadu

11 August 2018
Presidency planning to implicate us on NASS siege — Saraki, Ekweremadu

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, have accused the presidency of planning to implicate them and other members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over Tuesday’s invasions...

Falae advises electorate to vote out parties that have failed Nigeria

10 August 2018
Falae advises electorate to vote out parties that have failed Nigeria

The National Chairman, Social Democratic Party, Olu Falae, on Thursday urged Nigerians to vote out political parties that failed the country in its 19 years of democratic governance.Falae made the...

Senators planning to impeach Buhari - Tinubu

09 August 2018
Senators planning to impeach Buhari - Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has alleged that some members of the National Assembly are planning to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari.But he warned the plotters to...

PDP to Buhari: Stop punishing Nigerians, unfreeze Benue, Akwa-Ibom accounts now

09 August 2018
PDP to Buhari: Stop punishing Nigerians, unfreeze Benue, Akwa-Ibom accounts now

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately order the unfreezing of the official accounts of Akwa-Ibom and Benue states illegally blocked by the Economic and...

PDP-led coalition threatened as ADC faction pulls out

08 August 2018
PDP-led coalition threatened as ADC faction pulls out

Barely three months after the fusion of Coalition of Nigerian Movement (CNM) and African Democratic Congress (ADC), a faction pulled out on Tuesday, announcing itself as New African Democratic Congress...

Ten aides to Kano Governor, Ganduje, resign

08 August 2018
Ten aides to Kano Governor, Ganduje, resign

Ten aides to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje have resigned their appointment and pledged their allegiance to former deputy governor, Hafiz Abubakar.The officials include two special advisers, three senior special assistants, two...

Asking lawmakers to reconvene is a blackmail attempt by FG - PDP

07 August 2018
Asking lawmakers to reconvene is a blackmail attempt by FG -  PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Monday that the Presidency’s appeal to federal lawmakers to reconvene from recess was mere wish and an attempt to blackmail the National Assembly....

Atiku to Obasanjo: Go and settle with your God, not me

06 August 2018
Atiku to Obasanjo: Go and settle with your God, not me

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his erstwhile deputy, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, clashed, again, yesterday, after the former, said God will not forgive him if he supports Atiku’s presidential bid ahead...

Defection: Akpabio visits Buhari in London

06 August 2018
Defection: Akpabio visits Buhari in London

The Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, on Sunday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in London. Earlier, two presidential aides confirmed on Saturday that the senator is defecting from the opposition Peoples...

Kano Deputy Governor, Hafiz Abubakar, resigns

06 August 2018
Kano Deputy Governor, Hafiz Abubakar, resigns

The Deputy Governor of Kano State, Hafiz Abubakar, has resigned his position,A copy of his resignation letter made available by the media aide to Mr Abubakar, Abdulwahab Ahmad, indicates that...

Buhari’s top anti-hate speech official spews vicious propaganda against Saraki

06 August 2018
Buhari’s top anti-hate speech official spews vicious propaganda against Saraki

A senior Buhari administration official who has slammed arbitrary fines on media organisations for allegedly broadcasting hate speeches has himself been caught spewing vicious propaganda on WhatsApp.Modibbo Kawu, director-general of...

Why Saraki won’t resign - Senators

05 August 2018
Why Saraki won’t resign - Senators

Two Senate Committee Chairmen have taken a swipe at the Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Abu Ibrahim, APC, Katsina South, who warned that the Senate will not witness peace...

Dankwambo declares presidential bid

05 August 2018
Dankwambo declares presidential bid

Gombe state governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo, has declared his intention to contest the 2019 presidential election.Mr Dankwambo said he will seek the position on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Adamu warns Saraki: resign now or face consequences

04 August 2018
Adamu warns Saraki: resign now or face consequences

A senator, Abdullahi Adamu (APC-Nasarawa), has faulted the defection of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).Mr Adamu,...

Ekiti election: Olusola Eleka files 700-Page petition against Fayemi’s victory

04 August 2018
Ekiti election: Olusola Eleka files 700-Page petition against Fayemi’s victory

Mr. Kolapo Olusola Eleka, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the July 14 Ekiti State governorship election, has filed a 700-page petition before the Election Tribunal sitting in...

PDP, Presidency fight over alleged plot to illegally remove Saraki, Ekweremadu

03 August 2018
PDP, Presidency fight over alleged plot to illegally remove Saraki, Ekweremadu

The Nigerian presidency has said that claims by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that President Muhammadu Buhari had taken a 10-day leave in order to leave the stage for...

APC not Surprised by Saraki, Others Defection

02 August 2018
APC not Surprised by Saraki, Others Defection

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it is neither distracted nor surprised by the defection of Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Governors Abdulfatah Ahmed and Aminu Tambuwal of Kwara and...

In reaction to Saraki’s team arrivsl in PDP, Kwara PDP leaders defect to APC

02 August 2018
In reaction to Saraki’s team arrivsl in PDP, Kwara PDP leaders defect to APC

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara led by the state Chairman, Iyiola Oyedepo, on Wednesday announced their defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC).Rex Olawoye, the erstwhile...

APC appoints new spokesperson

02 August 2018
APC appoints new spokesperson

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved the appointment of Yekini Nabena as acting National Publicity of the party.Mr Nabena was the deputy publicity...

Bolaji Abdullahi, APC Spokesperson, finally defects from the Party

02 August 2018
Bolaji Abdullahi, APC Spokesperson, finally defects from the Party

The National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Bolaji Abdullahi, has resigned from his position and has defected from the party.Mr Abdullahi announced his resignation on Twitter on Wednesday.The...

12 Sokoto Lawmakers refuse to join Tambuwal, declare support for Buhari

02 August 2018
12 Sokoto Lawmakers refuse to join Tambuwal, declare support for Buhari

A dozen of lawmakers in Sokoto State have refused to follow Tambuwal to the main opposition party in Nigeria, PDP. Twelve of the 30-member Sokoto State House of Assembly have...

Buhari has failed the country, says Tambuwal - lists 10 grievances against his government

02 August 2018
Buhari has failed the country, says Tambuwal -  lists 10 grievances against his government

In the midst of the gale of defections by members of the ruling All Progressive Party (APC) to other parties particularly the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Sokoto...

APC demands Resignation of Saraki as Party Meets Buhari

02 August 2018
APC demands Resignation of Saraki as Party Meets Buhari

The All Progressives Congress has urged the Senate president, Bukola Saraki, to quit the office after he defected to the opposition.Mr Saraki joined his former party, the Peoples Democratic Party...

Saraki, Kwara gov dump APC, join PDP

01 August 2018
Saraki, Kwara gov dump APC, join PDP

After weeks of speculations, President of Senate, Mr Bukola Saraki, and Kwara State Governor, Mr Abdulfatah Ahmed, have dumped All Progressives Congress for opposition Peoples Democratic Party. Saraki announced his...

Nigeria’s ambassador to South Africa resigns, joins PDP

01 August 2018
Nigeria’s ambassador to South Africa resigns, joins PDP

Nigeria’s Ambassador to South Africa has resigned and joined opposition party, PDP. Mr Ahmed Ibeto, a former deputy governor of Niger State, was appointed ambassador by President Muhammadu Buhari. Sources...

I have no hand in plot to impeach Ortom - Buhari

01 August 2018
I have no hand in plot to impeach Ortom - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has dissociated himself from any role in the plot by minority lawmakers in Benue State to remove Governor Samuel Ortom. According to a statement by his spokesperson,...

Makinde berates Ajimobi over poor allocation to education

01 August 2018
Makinde berates Ajimobi over poor allocation to education

Funmi Olaitan, Ibadan A governorship aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, berated ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government led...

Defections? I’m not bothered - Buhari

31 July 2018
Defections? I’m not bothered - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said Sunday night that he was not bothered by defections in ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The president made his feelings known while responding to a question...

Eight APC lawmakers take over Benue Assembly, serve Gov impeachment notice

31 July 2018
Eight APC lawmakers take over Benue Assembly, serve Gov impeachment notice

Eight out of 30 lawmakers in Benue State House of Assembly have served an impeachment notice on Governor Samuel Ortom. The eight lawmakers have also taken over premises of the...

Imo Deputy Gov impeached

31 July 2018
Imo Deputy Gov impeached

Deputy Governor of Imo State, Mr Eze Madumere, has been sacked from office. He was sacked by 19 of the 27 members of Imo House of Assembly. The Assembly had...

Kano Assembly impeaches Speaker, replaces him with ex-Speaker

31 July 2018
Kano Assembly impeaches Speaker, replaces him with ex-Speaker

Kano State House of Assembly on Monday impeached its Speaker, Mr Abdullahi Ata. The assembly also re-elected Mr Kabiru Rurum, immediate-past speaker of the house earlier impeached over allegations of...

Agoro asks court to compel INEC to deregister APC, PDP, SDP, others over corruption cases

31 July 2018
Agoro asks court to compel INEC to deregister APC, PDP, SDP, others over corruption cases

Funmi Olaitan, Ibadan With 2019 general elections six months away, former Presidential candidate of National Action Council (NAC), Mr Olapade Agoro, has dragged Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), ruling All...

I’m being persecuted because I refused to surrender Benue land to herdsmen – Ortom

30 July 2018
I’m being persecuted because I refused to surrender Benue land to herdsmen – Ortom

Governor Samuel of Benue State, on Sunday, said that he was being persecuted by the Federal Government and his former political party, All Progressives Congress (APC), because he refused to...

Old age disturbing you, Miyetti Allah blasts Gowon

30 July 2018
Old age disturbing you, Miyetti Allah blasts Gowon

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has lashed out at former Head of State, Mr Yakubu Gowon over his suggestion that the leadership of the cattle merchants in...

Nasarawa Gov sacks nine commissioners, two advisers

30 July 2018
Nasarawa Gov sacks nine commissioners, two advisers

Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has announced a major cabinet shakeup in which nine commissioners and two special advisers lost their jobs. This is contained in a statement signed...

Stop campaign for my re-election, Buhari urges supporters

29 July 2018
Stop campaign for my re-election, Buhari urges supporters

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked his supporters to suspend campaigns for his re-election in order to avoid breaching rules of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The president said this in...