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OYO RESIDENTS TROOP OUT FOR VOTERS REGISTRATION EXERCISE

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Many residents of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, turned out enmasse for the Continuous Voters Registration exercise being organised by INEC. The residents turned out in large numbers at most centres visited in Ibadan South-East, Ibadan North West, Oluyole and Afijio Local Government Areas. Some stakeholders, however, said there were stil ... Read more

Obi Remains The Face Obi APGA In Nigeria Today—Aide

Saturday, August 23, 2014
The Media Assistant to Mr. Peter Obi, the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Valentine Obienyem has again described his boss as the face of APGA in Nigeria. He made this remarks today while speaking to the press at the burial of the wife of the late Traditional ruler of Adazi-Enu, Nwakego Iloghalu.Obienyem said that besides being pre ... Read more

PPA Chieftain Lampoons Kalu For Attacking Orji

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Factional deputy national chairman of the Progressive Peoples AlliancePPA, Ogbuishi Benjamin Oborota, has described the recent press attack by former Abia State governor, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, on incumbent Governor Theodore Orji as myopic and an afterthought. Reacting to Kalus description of Orji as a chameleon, Oborota said the wri ... Read more

Lagos Decides: Aspirants In Battle Mood For Lagos Governorship Tickets

Saturday, August 23, 2014
As the 2015 general elections are less than one year away, aspirants who are already jostling for the tickets of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, expect a tough battle ahead.The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress and its major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party will so ... Read more

Afe Annang Urges Udom Emmanuel On 2015 Governorship

Friday, August 22, 2014
Pressure has been intensified on the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, to throw his hat into the ring and contest in the forthcoming governorship elections in the State.Already, major ethnic and socio-cultural groups across the three senatorial districts of the State have drummed support on Mr. Emmanu ... Read more

Orji Kalu's Fleet Of Cars Injures Many

Friday, August 22, 2014
At least five people were killed today at the Camp Neya home of Orji Uzor Kalu at Igbere in Bende Local Government Area, Abia State Report reaching us through our reporter and many other eye witness accounts stated the Former Governor of Abia State was in His home town to declare his interest to run for the Abia North Senatorial seat in 2015 on ... Read more

Jega condemns deployment of hooded security men for election

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC Prof Attahiru Jega yesterday faulted the use of hooded security men during the August 9 governorship election in Osun State. Beside, he spoke of how an attempt to rig the Ogun State governorship. Describing the trend as worrisome, he said masked men would not be allowed for ne ... Read more

Councillors Impeach Council Chairman In Lagos

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The battle for supremacy between the Chairman of Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area LCDA of Lagos State, western Nigeria, Engineer Fatai Oyesanya and the councillors in the local government got to a head as the councillors sacked the chairman. The councillors also sent a letter to the state House of Assembly to announce the impeachme ... Read more

Ribadu joins Adamawa governorship race

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Picks PDP nomination form The former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, on Monday picked the Peoples Democratic Party PDP governorship nomination form to contest the Adamawa governorship election. The form, with serial number 0000060, was obtained at the partys national secretariat through ... Read more

Inauguration Of Captain Ihenacho’s Campaign Organisation (CICO) Of Mbaitoli/Ikeduru Federal Constituency At Nworie-Ubi Mbaitoli L.G.A.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Inauguration Of Captain Ihenachos Campaign Organisation CICO Of Mbaitoli/Ikeduru Federal Constituency At Nworie-Ubi Mbaitoli L.G.A. ... Read more

Governor Orji Congratulates Mrs. Nkemdirim Nwogu Iheasimuo for Emerging Victorious in the Aba South State Constituency Election, Says Her Emergence is Victory for Democracy

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has congratulated the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in last Saturdayâs election conducted in the Aba South State Constituency, Mrs. Nkemdirim Nwogu Iheasimuo, for her hard earned victory over other candidates from other parties that participated in the poll.Iheasimuo polled 1,655 vo ... Read more

2015: Babangida endorses Jonathan

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida Retd, has given approval to the anticipated 2015 re-election bid of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, just as he urged Nigerians to be patient with the president in his efforts to tackle the myriad of problems facing the country. In an interview with journalists at his Minna c ... Read more

OKOCHA DEMYSTIFIES WIKE, AS ‘HURRICANE AMAECHI’ BLOWS THROUGH OBIO-AKPOR

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Boastful Junior Minister of Federal Ministry of Education, Chief Nyesome Wike, a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, was today exposed as all noise and no substance as Hurricane Amaechi blew across Wikes place of origin and purported stronghold, Obio-Akpor Local Government in Rivers State. WIkes loud boa ... Read more

MADUMERE TELLS IMOLITES NOT TO VOTE DECEITFUL POLITICIANS

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Imo Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere has called on the good people of Imo State to ignore deceitful and failed politicians who are parading themselves as aspirants for 2015.He made this statements when he called the Palace of HRH, Eze Malachi Iwuala during the New Yam Festival of Umuokpo Nkume of Njaba Local Government yesterday.Speakin ... Read more

Peter Obi Resigns as APGA BoT Chairman and Leader, Cites Personal and Family Reasons

Sunday, August 17, 2014
The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has tendered his resignation letter as Leader of the All Progressives Grand Alliance and the Chairman of the Partys Board of Trustees. In a resignation letter addressed to the National Secretary of the Party and submitted in the Partys Abuja office yesterday, Mr. Obi said he was resigning as ... Read more
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17 new airlines to begin local operations soon Monday, August 18, 2014

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Friday, August 22, 2014

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