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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has declared a two-day warning strike. The strike, scheduled to begin on Tuesday, September 5, is in protest against the Federal Government for failing to address the challenges caused by the removal of fuel subsidy. The action comes a month after the organized labour embarked on a nationwide protest at […]

Bayelsa state governor, Douye Diri has been declared the winner of the Peoples Democratic Party’s, PDP, Governorship primary for the November 11th Governorship election. Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, the Chief returning officer and chairman of the Bayelsa state Gubernatorial Primary Electoral Committee, declared after the exercise’s conclusion in which the governor was the sole […]

The All Progressives Congress in Oyo State, on Wednesday, expressed optimism that it would emerge victorious in this Saturday’s supplementary election, urging eligible voters to honour the President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, by voting for its candidates at the poll. The leadership of the party, in a communique issued after extended executive committee members meeting, held […]

The All Progressives Congress has adopted the direct mode for the conduct of its Governorship Primary Election in Kogi State. The party informed the Independent National Electoral Commission as well as aspirants of its decision in a letter dated 6th April 2023, signed by the Acting National Chairman, Abubakar Kyari. The letter reads in part: […]

The All Progressives Congress in Delta State has expelled the Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, from being a member of the APC for alleged anti-party activities and other unnamed offences. The Delta APC announced Omo-Agage’s expulsion in a letter dated March 31, 2023, made available to the press on Monday. Omo-Agege who scored […]

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Iyorchia Ayu, has dismissed his purported suspension by a section of his ward executives over alleged anti-party activities as the handiwork of some desperate ignorant gamblers who lack a basic understanding of the PDP Constitution. Ayu said this in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on […]

The National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Iyorchia Ayu has been suspended from the party by the executives of his Igyorov Council Ward in Gboko Local Government Area of Benue State, North-Central Nigeria. His suspension which was announced by the Igyorov PDP Ward Secretary, Vangeryina Dooyum followed the meeting of the […]

The governorship candidate of The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun state, Oladipupo Adebutu, has led protesters to the office of The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ogun state. Scores of the PDP members led by the party’s candidate marched to the INEC office, where they rejected the result of the election, which Adebutu […]

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has formally filed his petition to the elections tribunal to protest the outcome of the February 25 poll. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Chief Spokesperson of the Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign Council, Dr Yunusa Tanko. The statement read: It is official, the Labor […]

The People’s Democratic Party ( PDP) in Kaduna State has rejected the declaration by INEC of Senator Uba Sani of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as governor-elect of Kaduna State, alleging it was a daylight robbery. Speaking at a press conference on Tuesday evening in Kaduna, the Chairman of the PDP, Kaduna State Chapter, Hon. […]

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