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2018 guber: Fayose launches political movement in Ekiti

Loyalists and supporters of Governor Ayodele Fayose, as well as members of the Peoples Democratic Party have launched a political group ahead of 2018 Governorship Election in the state. The Osoko Mass Movement was launched in Ikere Ekiti on Wednesday

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Akeredolu sworn in as Ondo governor

At exactly 11:34am on Friday, Rotimi Akeredolu, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), took oath of office as the sixth executive governor of Ondo state. Earlier, Alfred Ajayi, also a legal practitioner, took the oath of office as deputy governor.

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Rivers Rerun: INEC receives police report, vows to deal with indicted officials

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has received the report of the Joint Police/DSS Special Investigation Panel on Rivers Re-Run elections of December 10, 2016. The rerun election to elect state and federal lawmakers for Rivers was marred with violence

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Sheriff re-opens PDP national secretariat

Sen. Ali-Modu Sheriff, the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday re-opened the party’s national secretariat, Wadata Plaza. The party’s secretariat had been under lock and key since May, 2016 after its National Convention held in Port Harcourt,

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2018 Census: Enumeration Area Demarcation Begins in Benue

The National Population Commission (NPC) on Thursday says it has started the third phase of the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) in Benue for the 2018 National Population Census. Mrs Patricia Kupchi, NPC Federal Commissioner in Benue, said in Makurdi that

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Katsina residents offer prayers for President Buhari

Hundreds of residents of Katsina metropolis on Thursday offered special prayers for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari. The prayers were offered at the frontage of the Emir of Katsina’s palace popularly called ‘’Kangiwa Square’’ The News Agency of

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Gov Obaseki highlights achievements in first 100 days

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has said that his administration achieved a lot during its first 100 days in office . Obaseki was sworn in as governor on Nov. 12,2016 and completed 100 days in office on Feb.  19, 2017.

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How Nigeria, US can deepen bilateral links- Osinbajo

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said on Wednesday the time had come for Nigeria and the U.S. to deepen their long-standing relationship based on mutual trust. Osinbajo said this at the Presidential Villa while receiving the Commander of the

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Buhari finally breaks silence

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday reportedly made a phone call to the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, to thank the people of the state who had gathered to pray for the quick recovery of the president, an official said according

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‘N500k bribe’: Buhari’s lawyer defends his boss

A counsel to President Muhammadu Buhari has absolved the president of any role in money the lawyer gave to a judge accused of corruption. A witness stated in court on Tuesday that the State Security Service, SSS, was told that

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