APC Planning to Influence 2019 Elections with Military Operations – PDP

“Our investigation shows that part of the plot is to use the military operation as a subterfuge to unleash heavy security presence to intimidate, harass and instil fear in voters in PDP strongholds across the country and pave the way for the allocation of fictitious votes to President Buhari and the APC,” the spokesman of…

PDP Raises The Alarm Over Dino Melaye’s Safety

Samuel Ogidan, Abuja Nigeria Abuja – As police continue to lay siege to the Abuja residence of Senator Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm over the senator’s safety. The party said with the continued lockdown on the residence of Melaye by the police, the Muhammadu Buhari presidency was turning Nigeria into…

Okorocha hits Oshiomhole for abusing Obasanjo

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has criticised the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, for allegedly abusing former President Olusegun Obasanjo and some All Progressives Congress governors. He, however, said the affected APC governors, rather than take issue with the chairman, had decided to appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to caution… The…

Third Force Movement: Oyinlola Dumps APC

Former Osun State governor, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola has written the APC NEC of his intention to leave the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr. Oyinlola communicated his decision to the leadership of the party through a letter received at the National Secretariat of the APC in Abuja on Wednesday. It is understood that Oyinlola, alongside…

What Saraki, Dogara Told Buhari About Dino Melaye’s Travail, 2018 Budget

@APROKOGIRL The Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Monday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to compel the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to obey the laws of Nigeria. Both presiding officers of the National Assembly had earlier met with Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking…

What Is The Red Card Movement?

2018 will be an eventful year on the Nigerian political scene and that’s an understatement. After the ruckus of 2017 involving a plethora of stories from the comical and embarrassing, to the potentially disastrous, this full year of political campaigning before the 2019 elections next February should throw up more rancor. The prime exchanges on…

Election 2019: “I ‘ll beat Buhari to APC ticket”, Adamu Garba boasts

A presidential aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamu Garba, has expressed confidence that he won’t be intimidated out of presidential primary election, adding that he would defeat the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari to the party’s ticket. The Adamawa born young politician also said that no nobody in APC has enough resources to…

“Why President Buhari Needs To Be Impeached Now” – Senator Owie

The former Chief Whip of the upper legislative chamber and one of the leaders of Action Democratic Party, ADP, Senator Rowland Owie, has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led executive arm of government of carrying out the attack on Senate where the mace was stolen. Speaking in an interview with Daily Sun, Owie condemned the invasion…

Low Crowd turn out Reported as President Buhari Visits Bauchi

Bauchi residents reportedly failed to turn up en-mass to welcome the President and his entourage to on a visit to the state. The stadium in which President Buhari was received received scanty patronage while the programme lasted despite the President resolve to address the people around in Hausa. See how Bauchi state people boycotted Buhari…

APC group, PDP, SDP, Obasanjo’s CNM, others to form new party

A grand coalition of opposition political parties, including a chunk of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and influential political stakeholders across the country is being firmed up ahead of the 2019 general election to wrest power from President Muhammadu Buhari’s party. The new coalition may be unveiled in the next few weeks in a…

Buhari Has Failed Nigerians, Should Not Seek Re-election – Falae

Laide Raheem, Abeokuta The National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party of Nigeria (SDP) Olu Falae has slammed the Buhari administration for failing Nigeria in the areas of security and the economy. Falae, who bemoaned the continuous and wanton spate of killings around the country, said he had expected President Buhari to critically appraise the […]…

Nigerian youths want everything for free – Buhari

Nigerian youths just want to sit down and do nothing, banking on the notion that Nigerian is an oil-rich nation President Muhammadu Buhari said. Buhari speaking at the Commonwealth Business Forum in Westminster on Wednesday, also said a lot of Nigerian youths have not been to school and they want everything free. “About the economy,…

APC releases timetable for National Convention, Congresses

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released a time table for its National Convention and Congresses. The timetable was released by the party’s national organizing secretary, Osita Izunaso, on Wednesday, April 18. In a mail sent to NAIJ.com, it was noted that the ruling party scheduled its National Convention for May 14, while ward congresses…

Nigeria has become investors’ destination – Lai Mohammed —

The minister says with a population of almost 200 million, 60 per cent of which are under the age of 17, there is enormous opportunity available for the animation industry via Nigeria has become investors’ destination – Lai Mohammed — Premium Times Nigeria

Badaru, Akeredolu Chairs APC convention Committee

The All Progressives Congress has constituted a 68-member National Convention Committee. The list of the committee members was released by the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Sunday. The list indicated that the Governor of Jigawa State,  Abubakar  Badaru, will chair the committee while the Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, will be his…

Yakasai, Waku, Na’Abba, seek IBB’s support for new association

The Chairman of Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA), Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, yesterday led members of the Steering Committee to Minna, to seek the support of former military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda. On the entourage of the chairman were former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’aba, two former ministers of the Federal…

We Pay N1.5billion To Poorest Nigerians Monthly – VP Osinbajo Says

We Pay N1.5billion To Poorest Nigerians Monthly – VP Osinbajo Says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration is paying N5,000 monthly to over 300,000 of the poorest families across the country. The vice president said the payment was being done without discrimination along party lines. Speaking on Thursday in Umuahia at the launch of…

Exposed: Oyegun’s ‘hidden agenda’ on tenure extension

Exposed: Oyegun’s ‘hidden agenda’ on tenure extension April 11, 2018 Rather than go away, tenure elongation is still haunting the All Progressives Congress (APC). Some of its members yesterday cried out over the content of a memo presented to the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday by Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun. They claimed that a…

Exposed: Oyegun’s ‘Hidden Agenda’ On Tenure Extension – The Nation

By: Emmanuel Oladesu and Tony Akowe Rather than go away, tenure elongation is still haunting the All Progressives Congress (APC). Some of its members yesterday cried out over the content of a memo presented to the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday by Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun. They claimed that a portion of the memo…