PDP condemns harassment of Ekweremadu by EFCC…

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has decried what it called the harassment of Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, opposition leaders, and voices of dissent by the […] The post PDP condemns harassment of Ekweremadu by EFCC appeared first on PM NEWS Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Saraki, APC Messy Divorce Is A Case Of A Bitter...

Fredrick Nwabufo Senate President Bukola Saraki was never a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC). His membership was in name, but not in character. Though he played a pivotal role in bringing the APC to power, his contributions were never fancied. After the APC breasted victory in the 2015 election, the two organic political…

Tincan Island Port posts N163bn revenue half year…

Isaac Anumihe Tincan Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday declared N162,701,701,136.83 as revenue generated between January and June this year. This was against the sum of N130,006,136, 996.36 generated in the corresponding period of 2017. According to the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the command, Mr. Uche Ejesieme, this represents an increase…

VAIDS boost for FG as revenue rises by 42%…

Omodele Adigun As the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) prepares its legal team to tackle tax evaders in the country, its Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) is now making waves having shot up the revenue profile of the Federal  Government by 42 per cent. According to the tax authority’s 2018 half year revenue performance…

Of migrant politicians and political prostitution…

Quite a number of Nigerians are politically aware, even if their level of political participation hardly goes beyond voting in an election. They could be heard taking sides at election time, arguing vociferously as to why they would support one candidate against another. My recent visit to beloved Nigeria, coinciding with the Ekiti governorship election…

Nigeria’s political rolling stones…

Lekan Sote Rolling stones gather no moss; they are rootless, and do no one any good. So, it will likely be with the Reformed All Progressives Congress, the breakaway faction of the extremely fractious All Progressives Congress. Hafsat Abiola-Costello, the activist daughter of the winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, MKO Abiola, observes…

Ahead 2019: Defections, impeachments and murders…

Jide Ojo It’s 199 days to the commencement of the 2019 general election. As we count down to the D-Day, a number of worrisome developments are rearing their ugly heads in the polity. Indeed, in the last one week, some things happened that made me shudder if Nigerian politicians will ever change for the better….

We must flush out Buhari for a secure, prosperous Nigeria...

Justin Tyopuusu,  Jalingo A former Governor of Jigawa State and the presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party,  Alhaji Sule Lamido, on Tuesday, said Nigerians must flush out Buhari in 2019 for a better,  secure and prosperous Nigeria. Lamido made the call at the Government House in Jalingo when he led his…

Edo helps vulnerable girls…

Alexander Okere, Benin The Edo State Government has reiterated its commitment to support projects aimed at ending violence against the girl child in the state. Wife of the governor, Mrs Betsy Obaseki, disclosed this on Tuesday during the launch of the Girls Connect campaign, an interactive mobile service for vulnerable girls in Benin City, the…