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Tension in southeast APC over 'unity list'

Tension in southeast APC over 'unity list'

Tension in southeast APC over 'unity list'
Buhari to sign budget tomorrow to avoid govt shutdown

Jubilation across Nigeria as Buhari is set to sign budget Tuesday, June 19

The source said any money spent would have been outside the budget, and that would have meant a constitutional infraction, and you know the president does not need to compound his problems with the National Assembly.

Jubilation across Nigeria as Buhari is set to sign budget Tuesday, June 19
Preparation for 2019 in top gear as US-based Nigerian woman declares for presidency

US-based Nigerian woman declares for presidency promises to review minimum wage

Notwithstanding the allegation of corruption levelled against PDP when it was in power, she urged Nigerians to trust her integrity as she had not been tainted by any act of corruption having not held political positions.

US-based Nigerian woman declares for presidency promises to review minimum wage
Ahead of 2019 elections, Emir Sanusi renders advice to Ganduje

Emir Sanusi advises Kano governor on politics, 2019 election

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi ll, has called on the Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje to address political leaders in the state. He said such move will prevent any form of violence during the 2019 general election in Kano

Emir Sanusi advises Kano governor on politics, 2019 election
2019: Apologise for the massacre of south-easterners in the 1966 civil war or else no votes - Igbo group tells Buhari

2019: Apologise for the massacre of south-easterners in the 1966 civil war or else no votes - Igbo group tells Buhari

Igbo Zuru Mee, a socio-cultural group of south-eastern origin has openly demanded an apology from President Muhammadu Buhari for the massacre of their people during the civil war that spanned between 1966 - 1970.

2019: Apologise for the massacre of south-easterners in the 1966 civil war or else no votes - Igbo group tells Buhari
Tears in Niger state as PDP secretary dies of cardiac arrest at 52

Tears in Niger state as PDP secretary dies of cardiac arrest at 52

Politicians from different political divides attended the burial, including the state chairman of the party, Alhaji Tanko Beji; present and past leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party as well as people from all walks of life.

Tears in Niger state as PDP secretary dies of cardiac arrest at 52
Oyegun planning to create more problems for APC before leaving, party chieftain alleges

Oyegun planning to create more problems for APC before leaving, party chieftain alleges

The outgoing national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been accused of deliberately creating more problems for the party before leaving his position, which comes to a halt this month.

Oyegun planning to create more problems for APC before leaving, party chieftain alleges
Archbishop of Methodist in Abuja reveals why he admires Buhari

Archbishop of Methodist in Abuja reveals why he admires Buhari

Oche Job, the Methodist archbishop of Abuja, has said that he admires and likes President Muhammadu Buhari for his fearlessness, self-confidence and his speed to make key decisions for the development of the country.

Archbishop of Methodist in Abuja reveals why he admires Buhari
I cannot worship 2 gods at a time - Orji Kalu says as he shuns PDP presidential aspirant for Buhari

I cannot worship 2 gods at a time - Orji Kalu says as he shuns PDP presidential aspirant for Buhari

Former Jigawa state governor and presidential aspirant of the PDP Sule Lamido has lost the support of his bossom friend former Abia state governor Orji Uzor Kalu to President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of 2019 general elections.

I cannot worship 2 gods at a time - Orji Kalu says as he shuns PDP presidential aspirant for Buhari
Why Buhari is still the best choice for presidency in 2019 - Adeyemi

Why Buhari is still the best choice for presidency in 2019 - Adeyemi

Senator Smart Adeyemi while addressing a crowd of supporters in Lokoja, Kogi state's capital city said President Buhari is the only one out of the people jostling to govern the country in 2019 that does not have an integrity issue

Why Buhari is still the best choice for presidency in 2019 - Adeyemi
As Nigerians celebrate Sallah, fresh blasts, rockets attack hits Borno, kill 31 people

Breaking: 31 killed, many injured in fresh Borno blasts, rockets attack

The attackers were said to have launched their attacks only few hours after the chief of Army staff, Tukur Buratai, appealed to some of the internally displaced persons in the state to return to their communities.

Breaking: 31 killed, many injured in fresh Borno blasts, rockets attack
Mimiko's return to Labour Party rekindles our hope and confidence - Party chairman

Mimiko's return to Labour Party rekindles our hope and confidence - Party chairman

The national chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, has said the return of former governor of Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to the party would add greater value to their political aspirations.

Mimiko's return to Labour Party rekindles our hope and confidence - Party chairman
‘Let’s be friends again: Abiola wrote IBB after poll voided’ - Dele Momodu opens up

‘Let’s be friends again: Abiola wrote IBB after poll voided’ - Dele Momodu opens up

Dele Momodu, the publisher of Ovation Magazine and a close associate to the late Moshood Abiola has said that he is making efforts to ensure that key players of the June 12 saga offer apologies for different roles played.

‘Let’s be friends again: Abiola wrote IBB after poll voided’ - Dele Momodu opens up
PDP lists 17 guidelines for presidential aspirants, demands N12 million for forms (list)

PDP lists 17 guidelines for presidential aspirants, demands N12 million for forms (list)

40-paged document titled, ‘Electoral Guideline for the PDP, Directorate of Organisation and Mobilisation' said all presidential aspirants of the party would pay N12 million for both nomination form and expression of interest forms

PDP lists 17 guidelines for presidential aspirants, demands N12 million for forms (list)
2019: Falana blows hot over sale of nomination forms; threatens to sue political parties

2019: Political parties notified as Falana threatens to sue them for selling nomination forms

Femi Falana (SAN) has reiterated his opposition to the sale of nomination forms to aspirants for elective office, by political parties in the country. Consequently, the human rights activist has threatened to take legal action.

2019: Political parties notified as Falana threatens to sue them for selling nomination forms
2019: Anyone can beat Buhari - PDP presidential aspirant boasts

2019: Anyone can beat Buhari - PDP presidential aspirant boasts

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the PDP, Kabiru Turaki, has stated that anybody can defeat President Buhari in 2019. He said the president is confused, and is being shielded from knowing what is really happening.

2019: Anyone can beat Buhari - PDP presidential aspirant boasts
Ugwuanyi breaks record as Enugu Royal Fathers endorse him for second term

Ugwuanyi breaks record as Enugu Royal Fathers endorse him for second term

Describing Gov. Ugwuanyi as the most accessible, humble, respectful and friendly governor, the monarchs added that he has supported, enhanced their status & incorporated them into the administrative structure of government.

Ugwuanyi breaks record as Enugu Royal Fathers endorse him for second term
Group endorses Buhari for second term, says no vacancy in Aso Rock

No vacancy in Aso Rock - Pro-Buhari group insists

The national executives of Change Advocates of Nigeria, Nigeria and diaspora have endorsed President Buhari for second term in office come 2019. The group also endorsed Oshiomhole, for national chairmanship position of the APC.

No vacancy in Aso Rock - Pro-Buhari group insists
No candidate will be sponsored by me in 2019 - Al-Makura declares

No candidate will be sponsored by me in 2019 - Al-Makura declares

As the 2019 general elections draw nearer, the governor of Nasarawa state, Umaru Al-Makura, has said he would not support any candidate as his successor. The governor said that he would support anyone without sentiment.

No candidate will be sponsored by me in 2019 - Al-Makura declares
President Buhari 'woos' PDP senator ahead of 2019 elections

President Buhari 'woos' PDP senator ahead of 2019 elections

President Muhammadu Buhari jokingly said the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) would 'abduct' the Senate Minority Whip, Philip Aduda, from the main opposition party, the People's Democratic Party (PDP).

President Buhari 'woos' PDP senator ahead of 2019 elections
2019: Yorubas won’t be deceived to vote for Buhari based on Abiola's honour - 90-year old Afenifere chieftain

2019: Yorubas won’t be deceived to vote for Buhari based on Abiola's honour - 90-year old Afenifere chieftain

Elder statesman and a chieftain of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has said President Muhammadu Buhari won't get southwest votes in 2019 despite honouring late Chief Moshood Abiola.

2019: Yorubas won’t be deceived to vote for Buhari based on Abiola's honour - 90-year old Afenifere chieftain
South easterners have realised APC is only the realisable path to Igbo presidency in 2023 - Party chieftain

South easterners have realised APC is only the realisable path to Igbo presidency in 2023 - Party chieftain

Oge-Ali, who made the disclosure on Friday, June 15 in Abakaliki in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), noted that the Igbos have realised the mistakes they made during the 2015 general elections.

South easterners have realised APC is only the realisable path to Igbo presidency in 2023 - Party chieftain
Ekiti traditional rulers warns Federal Government against deploying soldiers to the state for July 14 governorship polls

Ekiti traditional rulers warns Federal Government against deploying soldiers to the state for July 14 governorship polls

They made the demand when they met with heads of security agencies in the state and the leadership of INEC on the need for a free, fair and credible exercise on the day of the elction scheduled for Saturday, July 14.

Ekiti traditional rulers warns Federal Government against deploying soldiers to the state for July 14 governorship polls
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