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The Northern Governors Forum, NGF, says it is critically looking at the issues relating to Value Added Tax to adopt a strategy that will ensure the interest of the region is protected. Chairman of the NGF, Simon Lalong who stated this at the opening of the meeting in Kaduna said the VAT issue between the […]

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has appointed media magnate, Dr. Raymond Dokpesi and former Cross River State Governor, Donald Duke as new members of its Board of Trustees. Other appointees are Ferdinand Alabraba, Esther Uduehi and Remi Kuku. (Editor: Terverr Tyav)

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Governor Mai Mala Buni, has approved the composition of a National Reconciliation Committee for the Party. The committee is led by a former Governor of Nasarawa state and Senator representing Nasarawa west, Abdullahi Adamu. Former Governor of Benue State, George Akume and […]

The All Progressives Congress has scheduled its State Congresses for Saturday, October, 2, 2021. A statement by National Secretary of the caretaker committee John Akpanudoedehe says sales of forms begins immediately. The state congresses precede the National Convention. No date has been fixed for the Convention. Editor: Paul Akhagbemhe

Ahead of the 2023 Presidential election, a federal lawmaker, Abdullahi Adamu has described it as “wishful thinking”, growing clamours for a zoning arrangement for all political positions including the Presidency in Nigeria. Adamu who currently represents Nasarawa West on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) asked political parties in Nigeria to jettison […]

The Governor of Sokoto State and Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has summoned an emergency meeting for Thursday evening. The meeting will discuss recent developments in the party. In a statement signed by the Director General of the PDP Governors forum, C.I.D Maduabum, Governor Tambuwal urged members of the PDP and other […]

Former Minister of Information and Board of Trustee member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Professor Jerry Gana, has moved back to the party. He left the party he helped to create in order to actualize his presidential aspiration in the Social Democratic Party, SDP in the run-up to the 2019 general elections. Professor Gana […]

The Federal High Court has affirmed Ifeanyi Ararume as the APC authentic candidate of the December, 5, 2020 Imo North Senatorial by-election. Orders INEC to issue certificate of return within 72 hours to the Senator. Justice Taiwo Taiwo while delivering judgement said, Senator Ararume who won the primary election was prevented from participating in the […]

The dust is yet to settle over the recent feud between the Imo State Government and the former Governor, Rochas Okorocha over a report of the government white paper that indicted him. A group under the aegis of Imo Concerned Citizens have embarked on a solidarity march in support of a government move to probe […]

Organised Labor in Cross River State have asked workers in the state to stay at home after the sallah public holiday following disagreement on selected payment of workers salaries and delay in promotion by government. State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), John Ushie and his Trade Union Congress (TUC), counterpart, Clarkson Otu asked […]

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