Atiku Abubakar Condemns DSS Court Invasion To Rearrest Sowore

Atiku Abubakar on Friday said he experienced “extreme anguish of spirit” while watching the invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by operatives of the Department of State Service. Sowore was freed on Thursday evening, but during a court appearance on Friday (today), DSS operatives disrupted court sitting as they attempted to rearrest him. Taking … Continue reading Atiku Abubakar Condemns DSS Court Invasion To Rearrest Sowore

Former Governor Abia State Orji Kalu gets 12 years imprisonment

The federal high court in Lagos has sentenced the former governor of Abia State Senator Orji Uzor Kalu to 12 years imprisonment after being found guilty on all the 39-count charges brought against him. He was convicted of N7.65billion fraud perpetuated when he was Abia State governor between 1999 and 2007. Kalu was convicted alongside … Continue reading Former Governor Abia State Orji Kalu gets 12 years imprisonment

Real reasons Jonathan worked against PDP in Bayelsa guber poll

the just concluded charade called the Bayelsa governorship election seems to show in a puzzling manner a summersault of principle and conviction on the part of the former President. His actions before and after the election are a virulent negation of the ideals of maturity and liberalism for which he has become highly reputed after … Continue reading Real reasons Jonathan worked against PDP in Bayelsa guber poll

Kaduna Assembly confirms 2 more women as commissioners

The Kaduna House of Assembly on Thursday, confirmed two more women as commissioners. The Assembly also confirmed the nomination of a board member of the state Fiscal Responsibility Commission. Their confirmation followed a letter sent to the House by the Acting Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe. Those confirmed include Dr Amina Baloni as Commissioner for Health … Continue reading Kaduna Assembly confirms 2 more women as commissioners

APC member calls for amendment of constitution to allow Buhari contest third term

Charles Enya, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi state, has filed a suit, seeking the amendment of the constitution to allow President Muhammadu Buhari get another term in office. According to Daily Trust, Enya, who served as organising secretary to Buhari during the 2019 general election, filed the suit (FHC/AI/CS/90/19) before … Continue reading APC member calls for amendment of constitution to allow Buhari contest third term

Senator Dino Melaye Stars In Nollywood Movie

Dino Melaye, has landed a lead role in a new Nollywood movie titled ‘Lemonade’. The film was shot in several locations in Abuja. The producer of the movie, Joy Idoko, has said that Mr Melaye played the role of a “distinguished senator.” Ms Idoko said this on her Instagram handle. Describing Mr Melaye’s role, she … Continue reading Senator Dino Melaye Stars In Nollywood Movie

El-Rufai Kneels, Begs For Forgiveness of Governor Yahaya Bello

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State went all out on Thursday, going down on his knees to canvass support for Governor Yahaya Bello’s re-election bid. El-Rufai who is also the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Gubernatorial Campaign in Kogi State made the gesture at a mega rally held for the governor in the state … Continue reading El-Rufai Kneels, Begs For Forgiveness of Governor Yahaya Bello

Bayelsa Guber: Court Disqualifies APC Governorship Candidate

A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, has declared invalid the announcement of David Lyon, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate and that of his running mate, Degi Eremienyo, for Saturday’s governorship election in Bayelsa. Justice Jane Inyang said that the APC breached the rules when another person, other than the statutorily recognised authority, the … Continue reading Bayelsa Guber: Court Disqualifies APC Governorship Candidate

APC governors give Oshiomhole ultimatum to resign

The Progressives Governors Forum has asked the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman Adams Oshiomhole to convene a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting to address the party’s challenges or resign his position. “It is either Comrade Oshiomhole respect the provision of the party constitution and convene superior organ meeting to deliberate on all our challenges, or … Continue reading APC governors give Oshiomhole ultimatum to resign

Senate approves N10bn for Kogi 3 days to governorship election

The senate has approved the sum of N10 billion for Kogi state. The sum is a refund for projects executed on behalf of the federal government by the state government. The approval is coming two days to the governorship election in the state. On October 15, President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for the funds was read … Continue reading Senate approves N10bn for Kogi 3 days to governorship election

70 people killed in Guinea ahead of 2020 presidential polls

At least 70 people have been killed in Guinea during protests ahead of the 2020 presidential election, Amnesty International said on Wednesday. The deaths have occurred since 2015, during various demonstrations against President Alpha Conde’s plans to amend the constitution to run for a third term, the human rights organisation said in a statement. In … Continue reading 70 people killed in Guinea ahead of 2020 presidential polls

Buhari Will Seek A Third Term In Office – Femi Falana

Human Rights Lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has been working against the media to prepare the grounds for the launch of his third term campaign. According to him, Nigeria has gone to the dogs and only the media can assist us. He believes the President … Continue reading Buhari Will Seek A Third Term In Office – Femi Falana