‘My dream at 80 for Nigeria, philosophy and religion’…

Chief Bisi Akande, who turns 80 today, is one of the major actors in Nigeria’s political firmament. In this interview with Muyiwa Adeyemi (Head South West Bureau), Rotimi Agboluaje and Tosin Dada, he speaks on how he was wooed into politics, his first encounter with Chief Obafemi Awolowo, with a lamentation that politics has degenerated…

Southern Kaduna APC leaders meet Osinbajo…

Southern Kaduna APC delegation rose from a closed door meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, promises to deliver 90 per cent votes in elections. The post Southern Kaduna APC leaders meet Osinbajo appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Buhari, Tinubu, Fayemi eulogise Bisi Akande on his 80th birthday…

President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi yesterday joined members of the ruling party to congratulate the first Interim Chairman of the party and former governor of Osun State, Chief Abdukareem Adebisi Akande on his 80th birthday. Buhari congratulated Pa Akande, his family and friends…

Gov. Bello shuns gubernatorial debate…

The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has shunned the gubernatorial debate in the state, leaving supporters of his party, All Progressives Congress, worried. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Atiku reveals how Buhari’s son-in-law, Abdullahi is allegedly looting for...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and his son-in-law, Mr. Junaid Abdullahi of allegedly engaging in corruption, economic sabotage and unethical conduct by using funds from fake contract awards to fund the president’s re-election campaign to the tune of about N18bn. In a statement…

Akande, a principled leader, possessed of sage’s wisdom – Tinubu…

The All Progressives Congress National Stalwart and Co-Chair of the party’s Presidential Campaign Council, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has congratulated the former Interim Chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, on his 80th birthday. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

PDP shuts down Kaduna as Ashiru flags off guber campaign,...

Noah Ebije , Sola Ojo, Kaduna. Kaduna-Zaria highway was practically shut down on Tuesday as the governorship candidate of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, Alhaji Isa Ashiru, kick-started his campaign at the International Trade Fair Complex. Hundreds of thousands of party supporters trooped to the venue, literarily blocking the Kaduna-Zaria highway. Several commuters…

APC, PDP, LP Candidates Absent At Niger Guber Debate…

Minna – The incumbent Governor and candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger state, his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Legacy Party (LP) counterparts for the March 2019 election were absent at Tuesday’s governorship election debate in Minna, the state capital. The debate which provided the opportunity for some of the electorates to meet…