Author: Samson Ojeniran

The govenorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Biodun Oyebanji has won the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, defeating the other 15 candidates. In the final results announced by the Chief Returning Officer and Vice Chancellor of University of Ibadan, Professor Kayode Adebowale, the immediate past secretary to the state government polled […]

Activities in the National Assembly were grounded on Monday as members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, and National Assembly Service Commission, NASC commenced an indefinite strike. The industrial action is to demand the implementation of a subsisting memorandum of understanding for payment of all arrears and other conditions of service jointly signed […]

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has directed all public buildings, facilities, and official residences to fly the Nigerian national flag at half-mast for seven days in honor of the victims of the Owo terror attack on Sunday. Governor Akeredolu in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Richard Olabode said the attack on innocent […]

Terrorists have reportedly abducted the mother of All Progressive Congress, APC Kano Central Senatorial candidate, Abdulkarim Abdulsalam Zaura, popularly known as A. A Zaura. The aged mother of the politician, Laure Mai Kunu was said to have been abducted in the early hours of Monday before the call to prayer for Muslims. Chairman of Ungogo […]

The Benue State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has described malicious and false trending social media reports designed to call to question the transparent, free and fair Governorship Primary Election recently conducted by the party that was clearly and comprehensively won by the Catholic priest, Hyacinth Alia. The refutal was contained in a […]

No fewer than four persons have reportedly been killed in gang violence that has occurred around the Swali, Gwegwe, and Obele suburbs of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital in South-South Nigeria. It was gathered that the latest upsurge in violence was connected to a battle of supremacy between the Bobos and De-well Cult groups in […]

President Muhammadu Buhari is soliciting the support of the governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and other stakeholders in picking his successor, who would fly the flag of the party at the 2023 Presidential Election. The President said this on Tuesday, at a meeting with the governors at the […]

The Children of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, have emerged as the All Progressives Congress, APC Candidate as well as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Candidate at the just concluded National Assembly Primaries in Bauchi State. The two sons of the CJN, Siraj Ibrahim Tanko emerged as APC’s Bauchi North Senatorial […]

Some youths in Nigeria have expressed concerns over what they have described as the financial inducement by aspirants to delegates of most of the political parties for primary elections. The youths who bared their minds during a media briefing in Abuja said giving party tickets to the highest bidding aspirants is certainly a bad step […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured the residents of Ekiti State to conduct credible polls in Ekiti. The Chairman of the Commission, Professor Mahmoud Yaqoob, said this in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday, during a meeting with traditional rulers. Professor Mahmoud said the commission will also conduct the botched Ekiti East Constituency 1 State […]

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