APC in the state has issued the statement as if it is the leader of the party or as if they are one and the same, underscores Governor Ortom’s concern that the party structure in the state is out to satisfy the whims and caprices.
In view of obvious political realities which are beyond our control, Senator Babajide Omoworare will not present his Ward Agents, mobilise his supporters, or deploy resources for the APC Governorship Primary election of July 20.
Please let it be known and it is hereby made known that I have withdrawn the post I did few days ago on Facebook suggesting that The Apex Court compromised on matters concerning 2015 Rivers state governorship elections.
One person has reported dead while two others were seriously injured as train crushed a commercial bus on Friday, July 20, at Agege area of Lagos state. The details of the incident were still sketchy while filing the report.
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with members of the parliamentary support group comprising of his supporters in the House of Representatives. The support group were led by Kano lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin.
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state has raised the alarm over alleged plans by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig the 2019 elections so as to oust him and six other governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The document also showed that the primary for those interested in going to the Senate would hold on September 18, while that of the House of Representatives will come up four days earlier, which is September 14.
We always charged him to court on our own part but we are always surprised to see him come back to the society again to do what he knows how best to do. He has been arrested twice and charged to court but you would be surprised.
A former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has linked the failure of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration to save for the rainy day, despite oil boom, to the insistence of state governors to share ECA funds.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, December 21, signed the late vice president Alex Ekueme's condolence register before the commencement of Federal Executive Council (FEC), at the State House, in Aso Villa.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has shelved his decision to leave his ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), following a closed-door meeting he had with the national chairman of the party, Comrades Adams Oshiomhole.
The electoral body gave the verdict on Wednesday, July 18, in a communique issued at the end of meeting between its chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu and Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) across the country.
The eight suspected Boko Haram terrorists who are among 22 persons paraded, were said to have been arrested by operatives of the inspector general’s intelligence response team in Borno, Adamawa and adjoining communities.
At 9.35 am Tuesday, President Buhari was ushered into the main hall of the ICC. He stood straight, in a way that belies his age of 75. Before taking his seat, he bowed reverently to the 17 judges, resplendent in their blue robes.
Residents of five communities in Kumbotso local government area of Kano state have threatened to boycott the routine polio immunization and 2019 general elections if the government fail to rehabilitate their damaged road.
It was gathered that before the emergence of Comrade Oshiomhole as national chairman, Chief Cyril Ogodo, was duly sworn in as the Delta state APC chairman by the former national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.
The Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Tuesday, July 17, has berated the former national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and senator representing Anambra central, Chief Victor Umeh..
The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Rogers Nicholas, has said that some Boko Haram members are regrouping around Bama local government area of Borno state. It said that some of the terrorists attacked.
The new APC national chairman had, in a recent meeting, told staff of the national secretariat of the party to rededicate themselves in line with the new realities in the party and be ready for the changes that will occur.
The victory is a welcome development. The people of Ekiti have spoken their minds through the ballot. They have realised that infrastructural development and service delivery is preferred to stomach infrastructure.
Equally false is the claim that police officers on secondment are being owed salaries of between five and seven months. Police officers attached to the commission are paid by their mother agency, the Nigeria police.
The commission is constrained to state that the purported tweet does not represent the views of the EFCC. As a law enforcement organisation the commission is apolitical and was not involved in the recent Ekiti election.