Some supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday, September 23have staged an early morning rally in Osogbo, the Osun state capital, to protect their early lead in the state’s governorship election.
has started announcing the result of the Osun state gubernatorial election results with the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party fiercely battling it with the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
As the electorates await the gubernatorial election in Osun state, Nigerians have taken to social media to give their predictions on who will emerge winner in the election. As four main candidates are expected to contest.
The first military governor of Kwara, retired Brig.-Gen. David Bamigboye, is dead. The younger brother to the deceased, retired Col. Theophilus Bamigboye, confirmed the death which he said happened on Friday, September 21.
Yobe government on Friday confirmed 906 fresh cases of cholera with 61 deaths and 50 others still on admission in hospitals across the state. Dr Muhammad Kawuwa, the Commissioner for Health, confirmed the development.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lashed out the minister of state for aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, over the federal government’s suspension of the country’s carrier, Nigeria Air. The party also called for his arrest
Deaconess Martha Udom Emmanuel, the first lady of Akwa Ibom state, expressed optimism that her husband will be re-elected as governor in 2019 based on his performance. first lady cited the crash in the price of food as proof.
The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has allegedly asked Governor of Lagos state Akinwunmi Ambode to drop his second term bid and endorse his rival, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Two soldiers of 192 battalion have lost their after an accidental discharge occoured during in-theatre training. Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai ordered that a board of inquiry be set up to look into the tragic incident.
The Nigerian police has summoned the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming Osun state gubernatorial election, Senator Ademola Adeleke to appear before it over alleged examination malpractice.
Nathaniel Sharibu who is the father of Leah Sharibu has called on the federal government to do everything to get his daughter released.Sharibu made this call following alleged ultimatum given by the terrorists.
Senator Ahmed Makarfi who is a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that contrary to popular rumour, the north was never against the restructuring of the country.
The Defence Headquarters again reassured Nigerians that the military is winning the fight against terrorism and will not rest on its oars. It, however, expressed concerned about mischievous reports by section of the media.
Following report of the federal government’s suspension of its national carrier, Nigeria Air, sources within the presidency have reportedly revealed that the Economic Management Team (EMT) did not give the go-ahead.
The All Progressives Congress’ (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) says the party’s presidential primary will hold on September 25 as against September 20 earlier announced. This is according to Emma Ibediro
President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly ordered the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, not to proceed with the invitation of Senator Ademola Adeleke.Adeleke is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
The federal government has reportedly suspended its planned national carrier, Nigeria Air, indefinitely. Senator Hadi Sirika who is the minister of state for aviation disclosed this on Wednesday, September 19 in Abuja.
An agricultural farm belonging to former president, Olusegun Obasanjo located at Oluyole Industrial Estate in Ibadan has been reportedly sealed off by the Oyo state government over tax default. This happened on Tuesday, September
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Osun electorates to vote for Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state gubernatorial election which is coming up on Saturday.
The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Olagunju Ojo, the Minority Leader, and five other lawmakers on Tuesday defected to three different parties. The Clerk of the House, Mr Paul Bankole, read their separate letters.
Senator Joshua Dariye, who is currently serving a 14-year jail term over financial misdeeds while serving as Plateau governor, has picked his All Progressives Congress (APC) nomination form to contest next year’s election.
The former secretary to the government of the federation, Babachir David Lawal, has spoken for the first time his removal claiming people close to him and benefitted from his goodwill were responsible for his downfall.