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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 »

2015: Ex-PDP Governors Vow To Scuttle Jonathan’s Second Term Bid

The five state governors, who left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join the All Progressives Congress (APC), have vowed to scuttle the second term ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. The five state governors are Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Kano; Murtala Nyako, Adamawa; Abdulfatah Ahmed, Kwara; Aliyu Wamakko, Sokoto and Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Rivers. In a statement made available ... Read More »

APC behind ‘bringbackourgirls’ protests, says FG

The Federal Government on Wednesday said members of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) were behind the ‘bringbackourgirls’ protesters despite the fact that 90 per cent of the terrorist insurgency in the country were in the APC-controlled states of the North-east. Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, made the assertion at the Presidential Villa while briefing the press on the outcome ... Read More »

Plot To Impeach Oshiomhole, His Deputy, Speaker Uncovered

Governor Adams Oshiomhole

Anxiety has engulfed the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) following an alleged subterranean plot to impeach Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, deputy governor Pius Odubu and the speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Uyi Igbe by the four APC lawmakers who defected to the PDP with the backing of an Abuja-based politician who hails from ... Read More »