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Why I returned to PDP - Dogara finally opens up

Why I returned to PDP - Dogara finally opens up

Why I returned to PDP - Dogara finally opens up
Kenyan governor allegedly murders his lover Sharon Otieno, he has been charged to court

Kenyan governor allegedly murders his lover Sharon Otieno, he has been charged to court

Police said Migori Governor Zachary Okoth Obado will be arraigned in court on Monday, September 23 to answer to murder charges involving former Rongo University student Sharon Otieno after he was grilled for a second time.

Kenyan governor allegedly murders his lover Sharon Otieno, he has been charged to court
Osun election: Court stops police from arresting Senator Adeleke

Osun election: Court stops police from arresting Senator Adeleke

An Osun state High Court sitting in Ejigbo has granted an order restraining the Nigeria Police Force from arresting the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Senator Ademola Adeleke.

Osun election: Court stops police from arresting Senator Adeleke
Governor Al-Makura begins probe of predecessor Adamu, gives reason

Real reason I am probing Senator Adamu - Governor Al-Makura gives new insights

The governor of Nasarawa state, Tanko Al-Makura, on Thursday, September 20, revealed that he commenced a probe of his predecessor, Abdullahi Adamu, who is now a senator, because some of his activities were just unfolding.

Real reason I am probing Senator Adamu - Governor Al-Makura gives new insights
APC primaries: 137 aspirants to jostle for 25 Adamawa assembly seats

2019: 137 APC aspirants set to fight for 25 House of Assembly seats in Adamawa

As 2019 elections draw nearer, no fewer than 137 aspirants under the All Progressives Congress (APC) are jostling for the 25 Adamawa House of Assembly tickets. Among them are five women and a physically challenged.

2019: 137 APC aspirants set to fight for 25 House of Assembly seats in Adamawa
Cost of APC forms negates FG's anti-graft war, Not-Too-Young-To-Run law - Party chieftain alleges

Cost of APC forms negates FG's anti-graft war, Not-Too-Young-To-Run law - Party chieftain alleges

An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Abia, Chidike Ukauwa, has said that the high cost of the ruling party's expression of interest and nomination forms contradicts the presidency's acclaimed fight against corruption.

Cost of APC forms negates FG's anti-graft war, Not-Too-Young-To-Run law - Party chieftain alleges
Former Ekiti state governor's son withdraws from APC House of Representatives race

Former Ekiti state governor's son withdraws from APC House of Representatives race

An APC House of Reps aspirant in Ekiti, Muyiwa Olumilua, on Friday, September 21, announced his withdrawal from the race few days before the party primaries. He is the son of an ex-governor of old Ondo state, Bamidele Olumilua.

Former Ekiti state governor's son withdraws from APC House of Representatives race
Osun 2018: INEC clarifies ban on phone usage, warns politicians against vote-buying

Osun 2018: INEC clarifies ban on phone usage, warns politicians against vote-buying

Few hours to the Osun state governorship election, the state resident electoral commissioner, Olusegun Agbaje, has warned politicians not to misinterpret the commission’s electoral rules for their selfish aims.

Osun 2018: INEC clarifies ban on phone usage, warns politicians against vote-buying
African-American woman gets mistaken for drug dealer while campaigning for political position

African-American woman gets mistaken for drug dealer while campaigning for political position

Sheila Stubbs, who is also a politician, shared the experience she had with the cops in her community on August 7. She was campaigning for votes when a police officer approached her for supposedly being a drug dealer.

African-American woman gets mistaken for drug dealer while campaigning for political position
Port Harcourt convention: PDP's foretold waterloo? by Kelechi Jeff Eme (Opinion)

Opinion: PDP convention in Port Harcourt won't be fair due to Wike's antecedents

Public affairs analyst, Kelechi Jeff Eme writes on the implications of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), having its convention in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital on Friday, October 5 and Saturday, October 6.

Opinion: PDP convention in Port Harcourt won't be fair due to Wike's antecedents
2019: Enugu PDP chieftain vows to sell his N53m building in Lagos to purchase governorship form Ambode on a condition

2019: Enugu PDP chieftain vows to sell his N53m building in Lagos to purchase governorship form Ambode on a condition

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Enugu, Chief Chinedu Eya, has offered to sell off his Lagos property worth over N53 million to purchase nomination and expression of interest forms for embattled Governor Ambode.

2019: Enugu PDP chieftain vows to sell his N53m building in Lagos to purchase governorship form Ambode on a condition
How APC is making the same mistakes PDP made in 2015 - Rabiu Kwankwaso

How APC is making the same mistakes PDP made in 2015 - Rabiu Kwankwaso

A former governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has stated that the All Progressives Congress is making the same mistakes the Peoples Democratic Party made in 2015 that resulted in the party losing the presidential poll.

How APC is making the same mistakes PDP made in 2015 - Rabiu Kwankwaso
Osun election: AD not in alliance with PDP or any other party - Spokesman

Osun election: AD denies entering alliance with PDP, any other party

The party also denied entering any alliance with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) or any other party, stressing that its candidate, Olugbenga Akintola remains in the race and he is confident of victory at the elections.

Osun election: AD denies entering alliance with PDP, any other party
Opinion: Benue's only oasis in 2019 by Best Agbese

Opinion: Benue's only oasis in 2019 by Best Agbese

He silently offered service to his people, until his constituency decided that he should represent them in the State House of Assembly, to better impact on them through legislations. Adanyi has not disappointed either.

Opinion: Benue's only oasis in 2019 by Best Agbese
Namadi Sambo, Speaker Dogara to screen Saraki, Atiku and 11 other PDP presidential aspirants

Namadi Sambo, Speaker Dogara to screen Saraki, Atiku and 11 other PDP presidential aspirants

Namadi Sambo, who served with Goodluck Jonathan, was appointed in the night of Thursday, September 20, as the chairman of the 10-member committee that would screen the 13 presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party.

Namadi Sambo, Speaker Dogara to screen Saraki, Atiku and 11 other PDP presidential aspirants
Osun decides: NANS calls on students to shun violence during, after election

Osun decides: NANS calls on students to shun violence during, after election

The National Association of Nigerian Students has urged students in Osun state to shun violence during and after the Saturday, September 22 governorship election in the state. The advice was given by the spokesman of the NANS.

Osun decides: NANS calls on students to shun violence during, after election
FRSC on alert for Osun guber polls, restricts vehicular movement, deploys 1,500 operatives, 60 vehicles, releases emergency numbers

FRSC on alert for Osun guber polls, restricts vehicular movement, deploys 1,500 operatives, 60 vehicles, releases emergency numbers

In an effort to ensure safety for both car drivers and pedestrians throughout the forthcoming Osun governorship polls, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has deployed 1,500 personnel, and 60 vehicles to man strategic routes.

FRSC on alert for Osun guber polls, restricts vehicular movement, deploys 1,500 operatives, 60 vehicles, releases emergency numbers
Earthquake now a potential hazard in Nigeria - Presidential committee warns

Days after Abuja tremor, presidential committee reveals earthquake now a potential hazard in Nigeria

The minister of science and technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, in a meeting with the committee said that research activities were crucial to societal value as evidence for readiness and mitigation of earthquake hazard.

Days after Abuja tremor, presidential committee reveals earthquake now a potential hazard in Nigeria
APC UK promises to assist flood victims in Nigeria

APC UK expresses readiness to assist flood victims in Nigeria

The UK chapter of the APC has said it is ready to give some form of assistance to victims of recent flooding that occurred in some states of the federation. This was disclosed by the chapter’s acting publicity secretary.

APC UK expresses readiness to assist flood victims in Nigeria
Tight security as INEC begins distribution of electoral materials in Osun

Tight security as INEC begins distribution of electoral materials in Osun

With a few hours to the gubernatorial election in Osun state, necessary arrangements have been put in place by the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) and security personnel put in places to ensure a peaceful election.

Tight security as INEC begins distribution of electoral materials in Osun
PDP remains vehicle to fulfilling my mandate to Anambra north - Stella Oduah speaks after leaving APGA

I thought APGA had sound ideological leanings native to Igboland - Stella Oduah gives reasons for returning to PDP

She however, said that after joining the party which was founded by the late Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, she realised that internal democracy, which will guarantee justice, fairness and equity, is not a practice in APGA.

I thought APGA had sound ideological leanings native to Igboland - Stella Oduah gives reasons for returning to PDP
Nollywood actor Yul Edochie withdraws from 2019 presidential election

Nollywood actor Yul Edochie withdraws from 2019 presidential election

Nollywood actor Yul Edochie who earlier declared his ambition to run for presidency in 2019 on the platform of All Progressives Grand Alliance has opted out of this scheme and announced that he is withdrawing from the race.

Nollywood actor Yul Edochie withdraws from 2019 presidential election
Newspaper review: Tension as Ambode, Tinubu rift allegedly threatens to pit Presidency against 'Jagaban'

Newspaper review: Tension as Ambode, Tinubu rift allegedly threatens to pit Presidency against 'Jagaban'

In order to keep our esteemed readers updated on the latest national developments, NAIJ.com has undertaken an in-depth analysis and summary of the main headlines of various mainstream Nigerian newspapers for today, September 21.

Newspaper review: Tension as Ambode, Tinubu rift allegedly threatens to pit Presidency against 'Jagaban'
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