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Court discharges 9 men charged with the murder of PDP chairman

Court discharges 9 men charged with the murder of PDP chairman

Court discharges 9 men charged with the murder of PDP chairman
There is no morality in politics - Jonathan’s e-aide Okupe reveals more about mass defection from APC

There is no morality in politics - Jonathan’s e-aide Okupe reveals more about mass defection from APC

Doyin Okupe, an ex-aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, has declared that it would be very difficult to impeach Bukola Saraki, the president of the Senate following his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

There is no morality in politics - Jonathan’s e-aide Okupe reveals more about mass defection from APC
Investigate N1.36 trillion oil field project - Youth groups tell FG, EFCC

Investigate N1.36 trillion oil field project - Youth groups tell FG, EFCC

The chairman of NYPF, Moses Siasia, the chief executive of CODE, Hamzat Lawal and the pioneer chairperson of the CYC, Ahmed Adamu, alleged that foreign contractors had instigated mind-boggling corruption in Nigeria.

Investigate N1.36 trillion oil field project - Youth groups tell FG, EFCC
Jigawa thrown into frenzy as hundreds rally support for senator who defected to PDP

Jigawa stands still as residents take over streets in support of senator who defected to PDP

Supporters of Senator Ubale Shitu took to the streets of Jigawa over the recent defection of the Senator representing Jigawa northeast senatorial district. They said the governor failed to keep his promise to the people.

Jigawa stands still as residents take over streets in support of senator who defected to PDP
Senators demand judicial probe into invasion of the National Assembly

Senators to sponsor motion deanding judicial probe into NASS invasion

Following the invasion of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) last Tuesday, Nigerian Senators have demanded a judicial probe into the incident to enable Nigerians to know what led to it.

Senators to sponsor motion deanding judicial probe into NASS invasion
Jonathan calls on Nigerians to always do the right thing

Keep doing the right thing - Jonathan urges Nigerians

Ex-president, Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerians to always do the right thing even in the face of persecution, saying it is better to be persecuted for doing the right thing rather than being associated with bad conducts.

Keep doing the right thing - Jonathan urges Nigerians
2019: PDP is using surrogates to buy PVC at the cost of N5,000 in Yobe - APC alleges

2019: PDP is using surrogates to buy PVC at the cost of N5,000 in Yobe - APC alleges

There have been allegations directed at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Yobe state that the opposition is using surrogates to buy PVC at the cost of N5,000 per card.

2019: PDP is using surrogates to buy PVC at the cost of N5,000 in Yobe - APC alleges
It is not our fault, presidency deliberately delayed INEC budget - Abaribe alleges with details

It is not our fault, presidency deliberately delayed INEC budget - Abaribe alleges with details

Eyinnaya Abaribe, a Nigerian senator and chairman of the committee on power and steel at the upper chamber, on Thursday, August 16, said the presidency’s call for the National Assembly to resume was not necessary.

It is not our fault, presidency deliberately delayed INEC budget - Abaribe alleges with details
Why National Assembly should override Buhari for withholding assent to electoral act - PDP

Why National Assembly should override Buhari for withholding assent to electoral act - PDP

The national publicity secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, has urged the National Assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari for reportedly withholding his assent to the electoral act amendment bill sent to him.

Why National Assembly should override Buhari for withholding assent to electoral act - PDP
Ortom's second term bid shaky as PDP governorship aspirants insist no automatic ticket for him

Ortom's second term bid shaky as PDP governorship aspirants insist no automatic ticket for him

The Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirants in Benue state are said to be resisting moves by the party to give Governor Samuel Ortom of the state automatic ticket to contest the governorship election in the state in 2019.

Ortom's second term bid shaky as PDP governorship aspirants insist no automatic ticket for him
2019: Why Secondus held secret meeting with IBB in Minna

2019: Why Secondus held secret meeting with IBB in Minna

In a bid to resolve issues of multiple presidential aspirants in the PDP, the national chairman of the opposition, Prince Uche Secondus on Thursday, August 16, met with General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, the for military leader.

2019: Why Secondus held secret meeting with IBB in Minna
Lagos government finally speaks on alleged plan by Ambode against Igbos

What we know about alleged planned moves against Igbos - Lagos government

The Lagos government has denied a report on social media alleging that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was making moves against non-indigenes especially Igbos in the state. The government said the report is baseless and mischievous.

What we know about alleged planned moves against Igbos - Lagos government
PDP buying PVC’s for N5,000 in Yobe - APC alleges, lodges complaint with security agencies

APC raises serious allegation against PDP; claims opposition party is buying PVC’s for N5,000 in Yobe

The chairman, Yobe State Executive Committee (SEC) of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Adamu Chilariye, has accused the PDP of illegally buying the permanent voter’s card (PVC) of unsuspecting members of the public.

APC raises serious allegation against PDP; claims opposition party is buying PVC’s for N5,000 in Yobe
Major loss for APC as top lawmaker in Northern state defects to PDP

Major loss for APC as top lawmaker in Northern state defects to PDP

The minority leader of the Gombe House of Assembly, Alhaji Ahmed Usman Haruna, has defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Haruna announced his defection on Thursday, August 16.

Major loss for APC as top lawmaker in Northern state defects to PDP
Just in: FG, governors finally agree to decentralize Nigeria police

Just in: FG, governors finally agree to decentralize Nigeria police

The federal government and governors of the federation, on Thursday, August 16, resolved to explore how the operations of the Nigeria police can be decentralised to improve the level of policing and security in the country.

Just in: FG, governors finally agree to decentralize Nigeria police
Just in: INEC completes registration of 23 new political parties, issues certificates ( see list)

Just in: INEC completes registration of 23 new political parties, issues certificates ( see list)

The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Thursday, August 16, completed the registration process of 23 new political parties in Nigeria. The electoral umpire also presented certificates to the newly registered parties.

Just in: INEC completes registration of 23 new political parties, issues certificates ( see list)
National Assembly logjam: Face governance, leave Saraki alone, ex-APC chieftain tells ruling party

National Assembly logjam: Face governance, leave Saraki alone, ex-APC chieftain tells ruling party

He called on Nigerians to open their eyes and not fall for the blackmail from the ruling party “because the campaigners of Senator Saraki's removal could not fault him (Saraki) on his primary duties as Senate President.”

National Assembly logjam: Face governance, leave Saraki alone, ex-APC chieftain tells ruling party
APC members rejoice as prominent former senator abandons PDP, defects to ruling party

APC members rejoice as prominent former senator abandons PDP, defects to ruling party

A former lawmaker, Senator Ayogu Eze, had defected from the PDP to the APC in Enugu state. APC members view Eze as a strong force who will help them dislodge the PDP from power in the state, as 2019 approaches.

APC members rejoice as prominent former senator abandons PDP, defects to ruling party
Why APC lacks the power to impeach Bukola Saraki - PDP chieftain

Why APC lacks the power to impeach Bukola Saraki - PDP chieftain

A chieftain of the PDP in Delta state, Sunny Onuesoke, has told the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, that the ruling party cannot impeach Senate president, Bukola Saraki.

Why APC lacks the power to impeach Bukola Saraki - PDP chieftain
Northern group hails Godswill Akpabio’s defection to APC

Northern group hails Godswill Akpabio’s defection to APC

The Patriotic Northern Coalition for Justice, Peace and Equity (PNCJPE) has urged members of the National Assembly especially its leadership not to do anything that will escalate political tension in the country.

Northern group hails Godswill Akpabio’s defection to APC
Access Bank leads on customer intimacy on WhatsApp

Access Bank leads on customer intimacy on WhatsApp

Customers can now use Access Bank’s market leading and feature rich Mobile App, Access Mobile, available on IOS and Android platforms, to effortlessly engage their Relationship Manager in the provision of customised services.

Access Bank leads on customer intimacy on WhatsApp
Opinion: How 25 senators can impeach Saraki by Sunusi Musa

Opinion: How 25 senators can impeach Saraki by Sunusi Musa

Following calls for the removal of Saraki, Sunusi Musa an Abuja-based legal practitioner in this piece talks about how many senators are constitutionally required to remove Dr Bukola Saraki as the Senate president.

Opinion: How 25 senators can impeach Saraki by Sunusi Musa
Osun 2018: PDP worried over clash between Senator Adeleke and Ogunbiyi

Osun 2018: PDP worried over clash between Senator Adeleke and Ogunbiyi

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is reportedly unhappy over its inability to settle the rift between the camp of Senator Ademola Adeleke and some aggrieved governorship aspirants in Osun state.

Osun 2018: PDP worried over clash between Senator Adeleke and Ogunbiyi
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