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DON’T PLAY POLITICS WITH THE LIVES OF NIGERIANS-OBANIKORO WARNS APC

The Minister of State for Defence,  Amb. Musiliu Obanikoro has urged the opposition All Progressives Congress to desist from politicking with the insecurity in the country, noting that the situation deserves the attention and support of all Nigerians Obanikoro who was on Channels TV Flagship programme, Sunrise Daily stated “ We can play politics but we should not play politics ... Read More »

Tinubu Declares Presidential Ambition

After weeks of denials, for the first time ever, the former Governor of Lagos State and a leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has revealed that he has presidential ambition. Tinubu said he has the right to be the President of Nigeria regardless of his religion and state of origin, telling those mounting opposition against his ... Read More »

AKPABIO CONFIRMS THAT APC GOVERNORS WERE NOT INVITED FOR SECURITY MEETING

Governor of Akwa-Ibom State and Chairman, PDP Governor’s Forum has cleared the air on the absence of APC Governors at the expanded National Security Council Meeting called by the President  to review the security situation in the country. Akpabio noted that the meeting was at the instance of PDP Governors and when asked by reporters if his APC colleagues were ... Read More »

PDP WILL TAKE BACK KWARA-OYEDEPO, NEW STATE CHAIRMAN

The new Chairman of the PDP in Kwara, Chief Iyiola Oyedepo, has boasted that the party will take back power in the state next year. Oyedepo spoke in Ilorin on Thursday after the swearing in of the new PDP executive members by the immediate past Caretaker Chairman, Mr Solomon Edojah. “PDP will regain its stolen mandate from the All Progressives ... Read More »

Buhari Threatens To Sue PDP Over Boko Haram Allegation

A former head of state and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to retract its wild accusation linking him with the Boko Haram terrorist acts, tender an unreserved public apology to him or face a legal action. In a statement he personally signed in ... Read More »

INSECURITY: ORJI KALU MEETS IBB IN MINNA

There are strong indications that the state of insecurity in the country was top on the agenda as businessman and politician, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu met former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda in Minna, Niger State. The meeting which transpired at IBB’s famous Hilltop Mansion lasted for over two hours and according to the former Governor of Abia State, ... Read More »

KOGI GOVERNOR DISSOLVES CABINET

Governor Idris Wada of Kogi  State yesterday, dissolved the State Executive Council. In a statement issued by Mr Jacob Edi, Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Strategy, in Lokoja, the cabinet was dissolved shortly after the weekly Executive Council Meeting. The statement quoted Governor Wada as thanking the 16 commissioners for their services to the government and people of the state ... Read More »

In House Crisis For APC As Choice For Fashola Successor Causes Riff

All Progressive Congress Party, Lagos are going through some major riffs as they are yet to decide who would replace interim Governor, Babatunde Fashola, come the 2015 Gubernatorial Election. The Mandate Group, which is said to control more than 50 percent membership of the party in Lagos, are rooting for one of their leaders, Muiz Banire, to succeed the incumbent ... Read More »

WIKE CANNOT BE GOVERNOR: ASARI DOKUBO CHALLENGES PATIENCE JONATHAN

Outlawed Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force Alhaji Mujahedeen Asari Dokubo has declared that the next governor of Rivers State cannot be determined by the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan. This declaration is coming on the heels of various suggestions that the first lady was already imposing supervising minister of education, Mr Nyesom Wike as the next governor of the embattled ... Read More »

TINUBU ORDERS SECURITY PERSONNEL AND CARS FOR AMBODE

As the storm gathers on who will be the next Governor of Lagos, one thing is certain one of the front runners is the University of Lagos-trained Accountant, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode. An indication that he is a strong candidate emerged during the week when Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ordered that he be provided ... Read More »