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Kwara: ” I have no hand in Ojoku Attack- Senator Ibrahim

The senator representing Kwara South at the National assembly and the senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) for the district, Dr Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim has refuted reports alleging that he masterminded Tuesday night’s violent attack by the supporters of the All Progressives Congress, APC on his community, Ojoku, Oyun Local Government Area. It was gathered that the clash ... Read More »

” I am Firmly With PDP”- Ike Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has dispelled rumours that he is unhappy with the PeoplesDemicratic Party (PDP)  and has concluded plans to dump it for the ruling all Progressives Congress In a statement made available to Thelightnews, the Enugu- state born Senator stated “My attention has been drawn to the orchestrated attempts by some characters to create the impression ... Read More »

APC Chieftain, Kemi Nelson Reacts ” I was not part of the incident”

Following media reports of an alleged altercation at the Lagos All Progressives Congress (APC) Secretariat, top politician  and Zonal Women Leader ( South West) has denied being involved in any form of thuggery. Noting that in all of her 30 years of politicking, she has always played by the rules and been above board. A statement signed by Hon. Princess ... Read More »

Lai Mohammed to PDP “After Apology, Return looted funds”

che Sceondus, national chairman of the opposition party, had asked Nigerians to give the PDP another chance. Secondus said the party regretted its past and has asked Nigerians for forgiveness But in a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, the minister challenged the party to show the genuineness of its apology through a discernible change of attitude. “The PDP presided ... Read More »

GEJ’s Minister, Edem Duke dumps PDP

A Minister of Tourism under the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Chief Edem Duke, has  announced his defection from PDP to APC. Duke announced his defection when he went to register as a member of the APC at the Edem Odo Ward in Akpabuyo local government area of Cross River State earlier today. According to him, his defection is based on the ... Read More »

APC says that Buhari will not spare any corrupt party member

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will not stop corruption probe against any member of the party, including any of his ministerial nominees, saying the president was a strong believer in the rule of law. Speaking in an interview with select journalists at the weekend in Abuja, APC deputy national chairman (North), Senator Lawan Shuaibu, ... Read More »

Breaking: Abubakar Audu wins Kogi APC guber ticket

One-term Governor of Kogi State Prince Abubakar Audu.He defeated his closest rival, Yahaya Ahmed who polled 703 votes. Other candidates were: Nurudeen Abatemi 400 votes, Sanusi Abubakar 309, Ocholi James 90votes olumoroti Olusola 58, Rotimi Obadofin 58 Clarence Obafemi 7 votes, Adinoyi Onukaba-Ojo 2 votes, hadiza Ibrahim 0 vote. Audu who has battled to return to governance will have a ... Read More »

NASS crisis: Buhari met with Hon. Gbajabiamila and his supporters last night

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday night met with aggrieved members of the House of Representatives, led by Femi Gbajabiamila, at the State House, Abuja. There were 30 members in the delegation, including Senator Abu Ibrahim from Katsina who apparently brokered the meeting. The meeting started at about 9:55 pm at the First Lady’s Conference Room, after Buhari had walked in ... Read More »

“Sack him now!”-APC NWC calls for National Chairman Oyegun’s head

The ongoing crisis rocking the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), has taken a new turn as one of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) member, Timi Frank has called for the resignation of the party’s national chairman, Chief John Odigie Oyegun. While speaking in Abuja yesterday, Frank blamed the chairman and some members of the APC’s NWC for the ... Read More »

Rivers APC says if Wike dissolves local councils, it will lead to “spilling of more Rivers blood”

With alleged plans to dissolve the controversially elected leaders of the 23 local government areas of the state still in tow, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to hold Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike responsible for any breach of peace in the state that may result from the planned move. The party also ... Read More »