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Abia Assembly denies impeachment plot against Orji

The Abia State House of Assembly has debunked the rumoured plan to impeach Governor Theodore Orji, describing the speculation making the rounds in some parts of the state as baseless and unfounded. Deputy Speaker and House Committee Chairman on Information, Alwell Okere, who made the clarifications on Thursday in Umuahia, said the rumour did not emanate from the House. Okere ... Read More »

Jonathan to attend Omisore’s campaign rally Saturday

Preparatory to the Osun State governorship election next week, President Goodluck Jonathan, his Vice, Namadi Sambo, and the National Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu are expected at a mega rally in support of the party’s candidate at the poll- Iyiola Omisore. Addressing newsmen in Osogbo, ahead of the rally slated for the Osogbo Sports Stadium ... Read More »

Enugu Deputy Gov Responds to Allegations

Embattled Deputy Governor of Enugu State, Sunday Onyebuchi  Wednesday evening beat the one week deadline handed over to him by the State House of Assembly to respond to the Impeachment Notice served on him last week Thursday. The Clerk of the House, Christopher Chukwurah had served the impeachment notice on the deputy governor through substituted means as directed by the ... Read More »

Impeachment: Nasarawa lawmaker escapes death, car burnt

Barely 24 hours af­ter the embattled governor of Nasar­awa State, Umaru Tanko Al-makura boasted that nobody can remove him from office, and urged his loyalists to resist any attempt to impeach him, a member of the state House of Assembly, Muhammad Muluku Aga (PDP Nasar­awa Eggon East) narrowly escaped death, as hoodlums attacked and burnt his car. The incident occurred ... Read More »

Jonathan and Sanusi Finally Meet

Defying all odds confronting their frosty relationship, President Goodluck Jonathan Wednesday met with former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),who is also the Emir of Kano, Sanusi  Lamido Sanusi. The Emir of Kano, had in company of some Emirs broke the Ramadan fast with the president at the Presidential Villa. Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, led other Emirs ... Read More »

War Of Words Ahead 2015

“They Want To Kill Democracy-PDP  “ They  Lack ideas”-APC As the 2015 General Elections draw closer, the war of attrition between the two leading parties: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) is beginning to get messier. In separate news conferences yesterday both parties poured invectives on each other, and trading blames on the worsening security and ... Read More »

Obanikoro Supporters Urge Him To Contest

If you ask them who is the best man to succeed current Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashion SAN, members of a new group firmly in support of the candidacy of Minister of State for Defence, Amb. Musiliu Obanikoro will tell you their man is too on the list. The group who have taken to many platforms especially the social media ... Read More »

Ondo indigenes endorse Aregbesola for second term

The second term bid of Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, received another big boost at the weekend, as the O’Meal vendors, Oranmiyan Sunshine Movement (OSM), an  who are association of indigenes of Ondo State resident in Osun State, and the Polythene Dealers Association of Nigeria, Osun State chapter, came all out to endorse his continuation in office. The three ... Read More »

PDP DRAGS FAYEMI TO COURT

The seeming friendship that had existed between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Governor Fayemi-led Ekiti State Government following the last Gubernatorial elections in the state has hit the rocks as the party has decided to sue the Government over its proposed plan to create 18 additional Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs). In the suit number HAD/75/2014 filed at ... Read More »

MY GOVERNMENT IS IS NOT FOR THE LEARNED ALONE-FAYOSE

It isn’t the best of times for the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti as newly elected Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has promised to chase the party out of the South West. Fayose, who spoke after he and his deputy  Kolapo  Eleka received their Certificate of Return at the Independent National Electoral Commission’s office in Ado Ekiti on Thursday, explained that his new ... Read More »