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Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari will determine the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 general elections. According to Zulum, who said this when a presidential aspirant on the APC platform, Rotimi Amaechi visited him in Maiduguri, the Borno...
A former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has challenged his former deputy, Prof Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, to do a soul searching on what went wrong with their political relationship. According to Fayose, who was responding to a scathing letter by Olusola-Eleka last week, said the his former deputy should rather...
The Chairman of Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, Muhammad Shehu-Baba, and his aide, Dr Tanimu Mohammed, who were abducted on Friday have regained freedom from their abductors. This was disclosed to journalists on Sunday in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital by the spokesman of the state Police Command,...
Delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party in Southern Kaduna has been advised to shun monetary inducement when choosing those that will become flagbearers in the 2023 general elections. The advice was handed down by the Youth Wing of the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) in a press statement signed by...
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that notwithstanding the payment of minimum wage arrears by the Federal Government, its ongoing strike will continue. This was contained in a circular by the University of Lagos branch of the union titled, ‘Payment of minimum wage arrears’. The Chairman of UNILAG...
There is tension Katangan area of Warji Local Government of Bauchi State as Muslims youths in the area have gone on rampage over an alleged blasphemy by a Christian girl, the PUNCH reports. According to the report, a pastor with ECWA Church was injured while several houses have been burnt...
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State and presidential hopeful on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that he will deploy his experience in ending the wars in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Rwanda and Sri Lanka to end the country’s struggle with banditry and insurgency. According to a...
A governorship spirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau State, Ambassador Yohana Margif, has dumped the party after purchasing the N50 million governdorship Expression of Interest and Nomination forms of the party. Margif announced his decision to dump the party in a statement made available...
The purported endorsement of Senator Olamilekan Adeola by some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun West Senatorial District has been met with stiff opposition by some stakeholders of the party in the area, as they accused the leaders of planning to hand over the party’s Ogun...
Senator Babafemi Ojudu, the Political Adviser to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday assured delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from Niger State to the party’s presidential primaries in Abuja, that their welfare and comfort during the exercise have been settled. Ojudu said this when he spoke to the...