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2023: Enugu commissioner resigns, picks PDP gov form

The commissioner, who is believed to be the most favoured candidate of the power brokers and even the governor, is the only appointee that had resigned to contest for the top office in the state.

Saraki 2023: Nigeria needs president with enough stamina, not one who’ll depend on aides only

“Now, we have a President that cannot move around but depends on his aides. Even when he is told of the problem, he lacks the intellectual capacity to deal with it.”

Kwankwaso reveals why he dumped PDP for NNPP ahead of 2023

“We had a situation in April last year where zonal positions were being shared among the States and all leaders in the six other States were given the opportunity to nominate. But in Kano, some people felt I wasn’t that important, so they had to do what they did.

Ogunbiyi’s exit from our party, a cause for Osun PDP to celebrate

By Oladipupo Sefiu I have received so many disturbing calls since the news of exit of Akin Ogunbiyi from...

Convention: Abuja at standstill as APC coronate Adamu as chairman

Although the event was billed to start at 10 am, it never did until 8.23 pm when President Muhammadu Buhari arrived. Vice President Osinbajo arrived at 8 pm.

Gunmen kidnap two Delta siblings headed for father’s burial, demand N13m

“They had contacted the family with an initial demand of N13 million ransom, which they later brought down to N5 million per person based on their last contact,”

Defection: ‘We won’t miss you’, Osun APC tells former Deputy Speaker, Lasun Yusuf

“It is pertinent to tell the public what they already know that Hon Lasun Yusuf is a “noisemaker and paperweight politician” whose mind has left the party since 2018 after he contested for governorship primary election and failed and he has consistently been failing to win elections, even in his Poling Unit”.

zoning tension in PDP: Peter Obi, Gov Wike change dynamics

The pressure on the PDP to zone the ticket to the South was further canvassed at the Monday retreat of the PDP where all four governors and party leaders endorsed the joint resolution of Southern governors for the PDP ticket to be zoned to the South after eight years of the presidency in the North. However, the membership of the PDP zoning committee is being fingered as what could influence the party to throw it open. With one representative from each state and Abuja the northern representatives have numerical strength

Osun guber race: Adeleke calls for unity, serves Oyetola red card

Following the publication of list of Osun governorship candidates for the July 16th elections, the governorship candidate of the People's Democratic Party, Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke has...

APC Convention: National Secretary is mightier than Zonal Youth Leader, Oyelude tells Screening Committee, says Osun State interest is greater than individual interest

"The candidacy of Sen. Iyiola Omisore as the choice of South West APC leaders and the Progressive Governor's Forum ably presented by Gov. Oyetola is a good omen, Sen. Omisore remains a clairvoyant leader who is a genius in administration and the usage of power"

APC Convention: Oyelude submits nomination form to contest for APC Zonal Youth Leader (South West)

"Liberation of South West youths will be my priority, doors will be open for Nigeria youths to join progressives politics through serious empowerment programmes, it's going to be an Era of Progressives Youths for Progressive Dividends".

Osun PDP Ticket: Adeleke clears further legal hurdle as Appeal Court confirms expiration of Interim Order

While we congratulate the Peoples Democratic Party, Osun State Chapter and her candidate for the 2022 Osun Governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, we commend and appreciate the erudite Justices of the appellate court for stemming the tide of reckless and fraudulent interim orders.

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Emefiele must quit, INEC materials are kept in CBN gov’s custody – Lawyer

“According to Section 9 of the CBN Act, 2007, the apex bank governor must not venture into any other vocation while in office and must resign in writing to the President if he nursed such intention. There are more than enough reasons Emefiele must go now for the credibility of the bye-elections, the Ekiti and Osun governorship elections as well as the 2023 elections.”

Legal tussle as APC orders aspirants to sign ‘WITHDRAWAL LETTER’ along with nomination forms

Explaining why the ruling party inserted a withdrawal sheet for aspirants that procured nomination and expression of interest forms, APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Felix Morka, in a chat with newsmen argued that the measure was in tandem with the party’s constitution and the Electoral Amendment Act 2022.

NDLEA uncovers N22Billion worth of Tramadol imported by Ukatu

Ukatu through his Mallinson Group of companies imported into the country two-conatiner loads of five different brands of Tramadol in October 2019 through the Apapa ports in Lagos. All the evidences so far gathered show that the imported Tramadol brands were far above the threshold permitted to be imported into Nigeria.

Why EFCC must investigate all public officers that procured APC presidential form with 100M

It is on this note that I call on the EFCC and all other concerned government agencies in Nigeria to do the needful and investigate the Ministers and others who subsequently purchase the APC Presidential nomination and interest form for ₦100 million because it raises a clear suspicion as to the sources of their wealth especially considering the office being aspired to pays less salary cumulatively in a single tenure than the actual cost of declaration. Failure of the EFCC to investigate the source of their respective N100M will set a dangerous precedent and only send a message to the world that the agency’s is weak and has compromised on its primary mandate. The agency must fine-comb through the candidacy and campaign of all of the presidential aspirants notably those in the APC who have not batted an eyelid in paying the ransom called the nomination fee of their party.