Politics

Opinion: Nwaoboshi and the burden of service By Lucky Ogolime

Opinion: Nwaoboshi and the burden of service By Lucky Ogolime

Opinion: Nwaoboshi and the burden of service By Lucky Ogolime
2018 Budget: Reps urge President Buhari to implement law to the letter

2018 Appropriation Bill: Implement budget to the letter - Reps to Buhari

The Nigerian House of Representatives on Wednesday, June 20, said it expects the executive to implement the 2018 budget to the letter. the chief whip of the House, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, stated this while responding to questions.

2018 Appropriation Bill: Implement budget to the letter - Reps to Buhari
Just in: Defeat for SURE-P coordinators as court throws out compensation suit against FG

Just in: Defeat for SURE-P coordinators as court throws out compensation suit against FG

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, dismissed a suit instituted by state coordinators of the Subsidy Reinvestment Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) against the federal government asking for compensation for the loss of their jobs.

Just in: Defeat for SURE-P coordinators as court throws out compensation suit against FG
Abuja court dismisses motion seeking to stop Lagos delegates from attending APC convention

Abuja court dismisses motion seeking to stop Lagos delegates from attending APC convention

A motion seeking to restrain the APC and Independent National Electoral Commission from recognising Lagos state’s delegates for the June 23 national convention of the party has been dismissed by the Federal High Court in Abuja.

Abuja court dismisses motion seeking to stop Lagos delegates from attending APC convention
PDP has done everything for me and I will not naked her in a marketplace - Makarfi

PDP has done everything for me and I will not naked her in a marketplace - Makarfi

A presidential aspirant under the PDP and immediate past chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said he would not publicly disgrace the party after using the platform to attain great positions in the country.

PDP has done everything for me and I will not naked her in a marketplace - Makarfi
Another top contender for APC national chairmanship withdraws, endorses Oshiomhole

Another top contender for APC national chairmanship withdraws, endorses Oshiomhole

A chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Edo state, Oserimhen Osunbor, has withdrawn from the race, and endorsed his opponent, Adams Oshiomhole, for the chairmanship.

Another top contender for APC national chairmanship withdraws, endorses Oshiomhole
Why APC will win 2019 elections - Lai Mohammed

Why APC will win 2019 elections - Lai Mohammed

The minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has insisted that the APC administration will win the 2019 elections based on performance. Mohammed said the ruling party will spend less in the coming general elections.

Why APC will win 2019 elections - Lai Mohammed
Controversy as Fayose's aide accuses Fayemi's convoy of knocking down police officer

Tension in Ekiti as Fayose's aide accuses Fayemi's convoy of killing police officer

The death of a policeman, Inspector Gabriel Kayode, has created controversy in Ekiti state after an aide of Governor Ayo Fayose, Lere Olayinka, claimed the officer was knocked down by a vehicle in the convoy of Kayode Fayemi.

Tension in Ekiti as Fayose's aide accuses Fayemi's convoy of killing police officer
Kayode Fayemi is sent by God to deliver Ekiti from poverty - Yemi Osinbajo

Kayode Fayemi is sent by God to deliver Ekiti from poverty - Yemi Osinbajo

The APC’s governorship candidate in Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi, has been described by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the one God sent to deliver the state from poverty. Osinbajo made the statement on Tuesday, June 19, at a rally.

Kayode Fayemi is sent by God to deliver Ekiti from poverty - Yemi Osinbajo
Saraki leads Senate delegation on 3-day working visit to Russian parliament (photos)

Senate president leads 6 senators to Russian parliament (photos)

Nigerian Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, June 19, lead a Senate delegation on a three day parliamentary visit to Russia, aimed at deepening legislative best practices and further strengthening the relations.

Senate president leads 6 senators to Russian parliament (photos)
Ekweremadu's remark on Mimiko's defection is unbecoming, if not irresponsible - Aide fumes

Ekweremadu, Mimiko bicker over former Ondo governor's defection to Labour Party

A media aide to former Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo state, has counselled the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on the need to exercise decency and the requisite caution in speaking about other politicians.

Ekweremadu, Mimiko bicker over former Ondo governor's defection to Labour Party
Protest rocks Port Harcourt over alleged persecution of Patience Jonathan by EFCC

Protest rocks Port Harcourt over alleged persecution of Patience Jonathan by EFCC

Hundreds of women from the Niger Delta area of the country marched on streets in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers state, on Tuesday, June 20, alleging harassment of former first lady, Patience Jonathan by the EFCC.

Protest rocks Port Harcourt over alleged persecution of Patience Jonathan by EFCC
Over 500K PVCs collected in Ekiti - INEC

Over 500K PVCs collected as Ekiti prepares for July 14 election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) has indicated that a total of 563, 051 Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) have been collected by registered voters in Ekiti State, 27 days to the governorship election.

Over 500K PVCs collected as Ekiti prepares for July 14 election
Presidency, APC speaks on the singular reason Buhari is yet to meet members of the nPDP

Real reason Buhari is yet to meet with nPDP members - Presidency, APC give update

The presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have both denied reports that claim President Muhammadu Buhari had shunned the aggrieved members of the New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) bloc of the ruling party.

Real reason Buhari is yet to meet with nPDP members - Presidency, APC give update
Former lawmaker joins race to emerge APC national officer, says party needs new set of leaders ahead of 2019 elections

Former lawmaker joins race to emerge APC national officer, says party needs new set of leaders ahead of 2019 elections

A former member of the House of Representatives, Chidi Nwogu, has declared his interest to contest the position of the APC national organising secretary at the party's national convention scheduled for Saturday, June 23.

Former lawmaker joins race to emerge APC national officer, says party needs new set of leaders ahead of 2019 elections
National convention: There is no unity list but there is room for consensus - APC top official dismisses report

APC top official dismisses reports of consensus candidates ahead of national convention

Ahead of the national convention of the ruling APC, a member of the publicity sub-committee of the convention organising committee, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said there will be no ‘unity list,’ as speculated in several media reports

APC top official dismisses reports of consensus candidates ahead of national convention
Protesters demand Oyegun-led NWC to leave APC secretariat

Protesters storm APC national secretariat, demand removal of Oyegun-led NWC

Protesters on Tuesday, June 19, gathered at the national office of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) carting placards and demanding the removal of the John Odigie-Oyegun-led national working committee.

Protesters storm APC national secretariat, demand removal of Oyegun-led NWC
Why I will not hold talks with aggrieved nPDP leaders - President Buhari

Why I will not hold talks with aggrieved nPDP leaders - President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declined to meet with members of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) who have threatened to leave the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged marginalization.

Why I will not hold talks with aggrieved nPDP leaders - President Buhari
Declaring June 12 as Democracy day is illegal - Agbakoba

Declaring June 12 as Democracy day is illegal - Agbakoba

Olisa Agbakoba, former president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and human rights lawyer, said declaring June 12 as the new date for the celebration of Democracy Day in Nigeria was illegal but he would not challenge it.

Declaring June 12 as Democracy day is illegal - Agbakoba
What we want President Buhari to do now that suspended Babachir Lawal has spoken out - CACOL

What we want President Buhari to do now that suspended Babachir Lawal has spoken out - CACOL

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership has decried the remarks recently attributed to Babachir Lawal, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), who is facing a alleged corruption probe.

What we want President Buhari to do now that suspended Babachir Lawal has spoken out - CACOL
Top Christian group hosts rally in Ogun, sensitises resident on PVCs

2019: Ogun CAN holds rally, sensitisation on PVCs

Also, some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and National Orientation Agency (NOA) in the state were on ground to enlighten the citizens on what to do concerning their registration and PVC.

2019: Ogun CAN holds rally, sensitisation on PVCs
Just in: Eid-el-Fitr holidays lead to cancellation of FEC meeting for Wednesday, June 20 - Adesina

Just in: Eid-el-Fitr holidays lead to cancellation of FEC meeting for Wednesday, June 20 - Adesina

According to Femi Adesina, the special assistant to the presidency on media and publicity, the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting which is supposed to be held on Wednesday, June 20 has been cancelled.

Just in: Eid-el-Fitr holidays lead to cancellation of FEC meeting for Wednesday, June 20 - Adesina
Ajimobi tells Nigerians why they should re-elect APC in 2019

Ajimobi tells Nigerians why they should re-elect APC in 2019

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state has said that within the last three years of the All Progressives Congress-led administration, the party has achieved more than enough to be re-elected into power in the 2019 general elections.

Ajimobi tells Nigerians why they should re-elect APC in 2019
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel