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Supreme Court strikes out Sheriff application, reserves judgement on Makarfi appeal

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The Supreme Court has struck out an application by Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party which sought the court not to hear the appeal of Ahmed Makarfi, national caretaker of the party. The court however reserved judgement in the appeal by Ahmed Makarfi against Ali Modu Sheriff over the Peoples Democratic Party (P ... Read more

UK Election Countdown June 2017 - 5 Nigerians to watch out for...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
For the first time in the history of the British Politicians; more Nigerians are standing up to be counted in the June General Election. As the Conservative Party start to prepare for the final battle with Labour Party, the following British-Nigerians are making headways in the campaign Kate Osamor - Edmonton Constituency Bim Afola ... Read more

Governors Nyesom Wike and Ayo Fayose As the New Face of Nigeria's Opposition Politics

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Governors Nyesom Wike and Ayo Fayose As the New Face of Nigeria 39;s Opposition Politics Since the PDP lost the 2015 general elections to the APC, the role of the opposition which is indispensable in a democracy has been redefined by governors Nyesom Wike of Rivers and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti states as the arrowhead with their infantile tantrums an ... Read more

LAGOS Primaries Report

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Yesterday, Tuesday, KOWA Party in Lagos state held its primaries in the three principal local governments it is participating in the forthcoming Lagos Local Government Elections, Mushin, Ikeja and Kosofe. But all eyes were at the Ikeja primaries which took place at the party 39;s secretariat on Obasa Road, Ikeja. The Primaries were held amid ti ... Read more

     Not Too Young To Run Bill Campaign Hits Ilorin

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
On Tuesday, 16th May, 2017, history was recorded in the capital city of Kwara State. Brain Builders International led a peaceful road walk from Yidi Round-about to Kwara State House of Assembly. The movement reached out to the legislative House to ethically lobby the legislators to support the Not Too Young To Run Bill. Tijani Sheriffdee ... Read more

Tinubu calls for reforms, true federalism

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
National Leader of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC,Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has joined the call for true federalism in Nigeria. Tinubu, who did not support the National Conference held under Goodluck Jonathan presidency, challenged the Federal Government to devolve power to the component units of the country to pave way for gen ... Read more

Buhari’s ill-health: Northern elders insist on fielding candidate for presidency

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The Northern Elders rsquo; Forum (NEF) has reiterated that the North should be allowed to field a presidential candidate on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019, if President Muhammadu Buhari is unable to continue in office. Spokesman for the forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, who made this known to New Telegraph in Zaria, said that ... Read more

Stakeholders insist Ede retain Adeleke's seat

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Scores of stakeholders from Osun West Senatorial district yesterday, insisted that the vacant seat of the Osun West Senatorial district must be retained in Ede, the home town of late Isiaka Adeleke, whose seat became vacant following his demise on April 23, 2017. The call was made during a stakeholders meeting led by the Chairman of the ruling A ... Read more

North will insist on another two terms if anything happens to Buhari: Junaid Mohammed

Monday, May 15, 2017
The North will insist on another two terms in 2019, if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to continue to lead the country due to his ill health, a Second Republic House of Representatives member, Dr. Juniad Muhammed, has said. Mohammed, who spoke to The Punch, is uncomfortable with the current zoning system in the All Progressives Congress. A ... Read more

IMPEACHMENT OF DELTA SPEAKER: CAIRO OJUGBO ACKNOWLEDGES OKOWA'S 8 YEARS TENURE.

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Executive Assistant on Communication to the Governor of Delta State, Barrister Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe said controversial media politician, Dr Cairo Ojugbo of the highly unpredictable Modu Sheriff caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should be commended for realising early enough that Gov Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa 39;s tenure will last for ei ... Read more

Photo: Tinubu, Jonathan jam at wedding of IBB's daughter

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Former military President Ibrahim Babangida, known in his heydays as Maradona, may still be onto some boyish pranks or mischief. At the wedding reception for Babangida's second daughter, Halima in Minna today, Babangida or may be the event managers put the former governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the man he played a pivotal role i ... Read more

LG Poll: Tinubu's comment akin to a "do or die politics"

Saturday, May 13, 2017
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic party in Lagos State, Otunba Segun Adewale has condemned in strong terms, statement that the PDP will not be allowed to win a single position at the forthcoming Local Government polls credited to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. He described it as undemocratic and misrepresentation of the wishes of Lagosians. In ... Read more

INEC will make future polls better than that of 2015: Mahmood Yakubu

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said the commission is committed to making future elections in the country better than the 2015 exercise. Yakubu made the pledge when he received the new United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Stuart Symington at INEC headquarters on Wednesday in Abuja. He ex ... Read more

You have betrayed Buhari, Arewa youths accuse 19 Northern governors

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
A socio-political organisation, Northern Youth Leaders Forum (NYLF), has said that the governors from the North have betrayed President Muhammadu Buhari in the his time of difficulty. The group said that instead of helping to explain the correct situation to the people, they are busy for positions in a possible post- Buhari presidency. NYLF d ... Read more

President Buhari is still resting, will be back top office soon: Lai Mohammadu

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Again, President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday stayed away from the regular Wednesday meeting of the Federal Executive Council. FEC, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari and Aisha Buhari and grand daughter This would be the third time the president would, in a row, miss FEC meeting. Like the previous times, Vice President Ye ... Read more
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Open Letter To INEC National Chairm

Friday, May 26, 2017

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Ifeanyi Ubah: Diversion Of N11bn Pm

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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Jonathan Actually Defeated Boko Har

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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Saturday, May 20, 2017

An interest group, The Ondo for Truth has urged the Founder of the Synagogue Chu ...
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How Intels And Other Multinationals

Monday, May 22, 2017

The House of Representatives Chairman on Local Content Hon. Emmanuel Ekon has ma ...
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Herdsmen decimating Delta State

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Ossissa community in Ndokwa East local government of Delta State has unique dist ...
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