The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has countered a claim by the Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni that people of the North-East geopolitical zone are now sleeping with their two eyes closed. Buni, who is also the Caretaker Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), was quoted in...
Reports emanating from Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, indicate that the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Iyorchia Ayu, four former governors and members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC), are in a closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his residence. Ayu, the four former...
The convener of Lagos4Lagos, an erstwhile political movement within the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Abdulazeez Adediran, aka Jandor, has declared that his group will put its numerical strength to test against the ruling APC. Adediran made this declaration after he was formally welcomed into the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...
Candidates vying for elective positions in the 2023 general elections must submit their bank statements to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the electoral body said on Friday. According to the commission, it would beam its searchlight on politicians and political parties to track the sources of funds for their...
A former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu has narrated how he changed his mind about not contesting for president in the 2023 general elections. According to Kanu he changed his mind about not contesting after telling a former Governor of Lagos State,...
Nigerians, who have been anticipating the rippling effects the planned removal of fuel subsidy by the Federal Government in February this, now have cause to rejoice as the National Economic Council (NEC), on Thursday said a decision will be taken on it in June this year. Nigerians had anticipated the...
The House of Representatives, on Thursday, passed the Electoral Act Amendment Bill, expunging the contentious compulsory direct primary clause from the bill. It would be recalled that the Senate, had on Wednesday, passed the bill, including the consensus mode of primary in the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill as suggested by...
A former Head of State, General Abdulsalam Abubakar, on Thursday warned the Federal Government against the price of premium motor spirit, widely known as petrol. Abubakar, gave the warning while speaking at the 19th Daily Trust Dialogue currently holding in Abuja, the nation’s capital. It would be recalled that the National...
The All Progressives Congress has released the timetable for its National Convention slated for February 26, 2022, revealing that Sale of forms to aspirants vying for National Offices will begin on February 14. This was disclosed by the National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, Senator John Akpanudoedehe,...
The Federal Government has been ordered to pay the sum of N1 billion to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu over the invasion of his father's house by soldiers on September 10, 2017. The court, while ruling on the case brought before the court for...