Idris and transitioning of Nigeria’s troubled police…

To his relief and that of most Nigerians, Mr. Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, has finally been transitioned from Inspector-General of Police to an ordinary civilian by way of belated retirement. And as he joins other former top cops to reflect on his service years and how far he was able to shape The Nigeria Police, Idris…

Buhari, Tinubu, Fayemi, others greet Bisi Akande at 80…

•‘He is a living legend’ 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. The President congratulated…

2019: How Buhari deceived Nigerians in 2015 – Oyinlola…

Chairman of Steering Committee of the Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of deceiving Nigerians with his promise of restructuring during the 2015 election. Oyinlola, who dumped the All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2017 alongside other bigwigs over alleged marginalization, called on Nigerians to vote massively for…

The Late 5: Atiku accuses Buhari’s APC of plotting to...

Here are the top stories that drove conversation today Atiku gives Lamido, Makarfi, Dogara, Ekweremadu appointments The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appointed the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu; the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara; and former Kaduna State governor, Ahmed Makarfi, as technical advisers. The appointment was…

Buhari to attend APC mega rally in Warri…

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected in Warri on Thursday to flag off the Delta State All Progressives Congress (APC) rally for the presidential, gubernatorial, national and state House of Assembly campaigns dubbed “mother of all rallies”. To this end, APC chieftains in the state including the state gubernatorial candidate, Chief Great Ogboru, met for several…

APC crisis: Hand party flags to our candidates for Kwara...

The Ishola Balogun-Fulani led faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and national leaders of the party to recognise its governorship candidate, Hon. Kayode Abdulwahab, as the party’s flag bearer for the 2019 election. Addressing journalists in Ilorin, the state capital, on Tuesday, the party chairman,…

APC mobilises thousands for door-to-door campaign in Ejigbo for Buhari,...

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has mobilised thousands of its supporters in Ejigbo area of Lagos for door-to-door campaign for the candidacy of President Muhammadu Buhari, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other party members in the state vying for electoral positions. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

2019: Ganduje kick starts guber campaign…

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has kick-started his gubernatorial campaign in Doguwa/Tudun Wada federal constituency, where hundreds of thousands of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gave him a resounding reception at the campaign ground at Tudun Wada. Impressed by the turn out, he expressed his satisfaction and showed how encouraging the…

Video: Buhari, Osinbajo, others lay wreaths for heroes…

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday led other top government officials and Service chiefs to lay wreaths in honour of soldiers who died in service in Nigeria and at international assignments. The ceremony was to mark the 2019 Armed Forces Remembrance Day. January 15th every year is also dedicated to remembering…

Party founded by Okorocha adopts Atiku as presidential candidate…

A political party formed by Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha, Action Alliance (AA), has withdrawn its support for Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari and adopted presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar for the February 16 election. “We are for Atiku/Obi leadership and we are glad to work with all believers of true federalism…

2019 presidency: Why Buhari doesn’t deserve Bauchi votes – APC...

An All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain in Bauchi State, Nasiru Darazo has alleged that the ruling party has become a refuge for politicians having fraud cases with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. He insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari does not deserve the votes of Bauchi people ahead of the general elections. Speaking with…

2019 Presidency: Buhari a failure, guard against what happened in...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has charged residents of Ondo State to protect their votes at the polls. Atiku, who spoke on Monday evening at the MKO Democracy Park in Akure, the Ondo State capital at the party’s campaign flag off in the state, stated that the ruling All…