View all posts

Wike in trouble as Yoruba youths issue 7-day ultimatum

The Yoruba Youths Congress (YYC) has issued a  seven-day ultimatum to the governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike to tender a

Nigerian youth‘support’ corruption, they don’t want reform — Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says Nigeria youth are copying the wrong model of leadership, an act, he notes,

2115 delegates were accredited for PDP convention but 2296 voted

The national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have come and gone but there are still unresolved issues.

Nigerians are no longer safe even in their homes since Buhari came to power – Balarabe Musa

A former governor of old Kaduna State and leader of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji Balarabe Miss, said on

PDP: Makarfi formally hands over to Secondus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will Monday perform the handing over ceremony by the outgoing leadership led by the Chairman

PANIC: Amaechi urges APC members to go back to God in prayers ahead of 2019

The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has urged Nigerians in his political circle to rededicate themselves and restore their commitment

Corruption deeply rooted in your DNA, APC replies PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has criticised the outcome of the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), describing

‘Come and join us’ – Labour party begs suspended Buruji Kashamu

Barely 48 hours after Buruji Kashamu was suspended for one month by his party, PDP, the Labour Party, LP, said

Secondus victory: PDP punished South West for voting Buhari in 2015, says APC

The All Progressives Congress, on Sunday, alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party, at its Saturday’s convention, decided to punish the

Ortom declares support for Peace Corps, as Akoh expresses confidence in Buhari

The Executive Governor of Benue State, Chief Samuel Ortom, has declared that, the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) has “placed

Prepare your hand-over note – Secondus tells Buhari

Shortly after his being declared his party’s Chairman, newly -elected boss of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus

We shall burn the brooms in 2019, says Fani-Kayode

Former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to the emergence of Uche Secondus as PDP National Chairman. Fani while

‘APC has failed Nigerians’

The National Chairman of Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, says the All Progressives Congress’ government led by President Muhammadu Buhari

Atiku’s exit not good for APC – Okorocha

The Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha, has said that the exit of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar from the ruling All

APGA chieftain says party will take over South-east in 2019

Chieftain of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and traditional defence minister in Nnewi traditional stool, Nnewi, Anambra State, Chief

Secondus emerges new PDP chairman

   Uche Secondus early this morning emerged the new national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Secondus, a former

Jonathan: PDP has never deceived Nigerians

Ex-president Goodluck Jonathan says Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is the only party that has not deceived Nigerians. Speaking at the

“Forget 2019 presidential ambition” – Babangida slams Atiku

Former President Ibrahim Babangida on Thursday in Minna, was said to have advised former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar to drop

Adeniran walks out of PDP convention, says election not free and fair

Ahead of the announcement of results at the ongoing elective national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, one of the

Ekweremadu: APC lied, dashed the hopes of Nigerians

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has scored the All Progressives Congress (APC)- led administration low on security,

Agbaje pulls out of PDP race

Jimi Agbaje, one of the contenders for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairmanship position, has withdrawn from the race. Agbaje

Shehu Sani’s aide ‘kidnapped in Kaduna’

Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, says Bashir Ahmed, his aide, has been kidnapped by masked gunmen in the Tudun

Makarfi: PDP has less than N2m in its account

Ahmed Makarfi, chairman of the caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says the party has been living from

PDP national secretary: We haven’t paid our staff for three years, how can we rule Nigeria?

Ben Obi, National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, says if workers at the party’s secretariat in Abuja have not

PDP convention: Ladoja steps down, aligns with Adeniran

Former Oyo State governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja has withdrawn from the PDP national chairmanship contest. In a statement issued on

BREAKING: PDP suspends Senator Buruji Kashamu

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday announced the suspension of a senator, Buruji Kashamu, from the party. Mr. Kashamu

Convention: Southeast PDP caucus adopts Secondus

The South East caucus of the Peoples Democratic party  (PDP) yesterday adopted Prince Uche Secondus as its candidate for chairmanship

Babangida ‘backs’ Atiku’s presidential bid

A former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida, on Friday declared his support for Atiku Abubakar, as the former vice president

PDP chair: I won’t step down for any aspirant – Dokpesi

A broadcast mogul and one of the aspirants for the office of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national chairman, Chief

BREAKING: Bode George withdraws from PDP race

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olabode George, has announced his withdrawal from the race

Over 3 million voters register in CVR – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says no fewer than 3.63 million new voters have been registered in ongoing Continuous

PDP convention: I have no preferred candidate – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan said that he had no preferred candidate for any of the elective positions in the Saturday

2019: APC youth caucus set to mobilise 15 million votes for Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Youth Caucus has pledged to mobilise 15 million votes for President Muhammadu Buhari if

Constitutional amendment: South-West governors to forge common ground

Governors of southwest states on Tuesday announced their decision to take a uniform stance on various issues proposed for deliberation

Afenifere, Atiku harp on restructuring Nigeria

The Yoruba socio cultural group, Afenifere and the former Vice president, Atiku Abubakar have both reiterated the need for the

Kidnappers of Plateau PDP chairman ‘demand N100m ransom’

The kidnappers of Damishi Sango, chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau state, have demanded a ransom of

Nigeria is my problem, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently on a working visit to Kano state, says Nigeria is his problem. Buhari said this

National Convention: Plateau PDP chairman kidnapped

The Plateau State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, Damishi Sango has been allegedly kidnapped, alongside four others in Jere, along the Kaduna/Abuja

PDP accuses APC of plot to disrupt convention

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday alleged that some “overzealous elements” in the All Progressive Congress (APC) were planning

You benefited a lot from Atiku, now you are speaking evil against him, posterity will judge you – APC chieftain knocks Oyegun

Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has described as uncharitable, media reports credited to the national

We need at least 10 years to save the country from what PDP caused – APC

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream), Senator Tayo Alasoadura, has disclosed that the All Progressives Congress, APC, would

I have not followed my father to PDP – Atiku’s daughter reveals

One of Atiku Abubakar’s daughters has said she has not followed the former vice president to the opposition Peoples Democratic

Thousands welcome Buhari in Kano; President frees prisoners, vows to win next election

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Kano on Wednesday for a two-day official visit to the state. Mr. Buhari was received at

Ortom: Buhari did not ask governors to clear salary arrears before Christmas

Samuel Ortom, Benue state governor, says President Muhammadu Buhari did not direct state governors to pay salary arrears before Christmas.

Okorocha renames happiness ministry, blames ‘printer’s devil’

The Imo state government says there was a misrepresentation in name of the new ministry of happiness. Rochas Okorocha, the

Come back home – Atiku appeals to Amaechi, Saraki, Kwankwaso

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday appealed to all top shots of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who defected to

2019: No better candidate than Buhari at the moment, says Ortom

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has insisted that there is no better person

It’s high time Buhari stop blaming Jonathan and focus on his 2015 campaign promises, says Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation, says it was high time the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government stopped criticising former President

PDP convention: Ologbondiyan woos Kogi delegates for votes

A former Special Adviser to the Senate president on media, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, has urged Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) delegates

2019: You are speaking for yourself not for the entire North – Arewa Youths blast Unongo for endorsing Buhari

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has faulted Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Chief Paul  Unongo over his endorsement