2019: Ajimobi threatens to ban NURTW, RTEAN over violence…

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has warned members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) to remain peaceful or risk being banned. Ajimobi gave the warning on Tuesday in Ibadan during the All Progressives Congress (APC)  gubernatorial rally held in Egbeda Local Government Area…

There’s no division in PDP — Ekweremadu…

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has described as untrue, reports purporting division in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2019 General Elections. Ekweremadu, who made this known in a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr Uche Anichukwu on Monday, described the reports as “fake news, cheap blackmail, smear campaign and…

Jumia’s clearance sales to boost New Year shopping – Official…

Jumia Nigeria says the launch of its clearance sales tagged: “Everything Must Go”, is targeted at boosting and encouraging New Year shopping among Nigerians and help them save money. Its Head of Engagement Marketing, Olamide Amosu, said on Monday that the campaign would run from Jan.14 to Jan. 31. Amosu said that the festive season…

2019 election is about survival of Nigeria – Obi…

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Peter Obi, has said that the 2019 election is all about the survival of Nigeria. He said that the contest was not essentially about the party’s Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, and President Muhammadu Buhari. Obi said this on Sunday in an interview with newsmen…

Atiku condoles with families of supporters involved in accident…

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has condoled with family members of those who lost their lives on Saturday road accident after his rally in  Jos. He expressed the condolence in a statement issued by his Media Aide, Mr Paul Ibe, on Sunday in Abuja. Abubakar said that he received with sadness report of…

Stop Saying Nonsense About Buhari – Presidency Warns Ortom…

The Presidency has cautioned Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue to desist from basing his campaign for re-election on falsehoods concerning President Muhammadu Buhari, advising him to focus on the dire issues confronting the state. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, gave the warning in a statement in…

INEC reproduces 2,045 PVCs stolen in A/Ibom — REC…

Mr Mike Igini, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Akwa Ibom says 2,045 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) stolen in the Okobo Local Government Area of the state has been reproduced. Igini, an interactive session with newsmen in Uyo, on Sunday said that the PVC’s would be given to the rightful owners with assurances that no one…

Don’t vote for presidential,guber candidates without concrete plans for housing-...

Real estate developer and Lagos governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Babatunde Gbadamosi, has urged Nigerians to vote only for parties with concrete plans for housing projects in Nigeria. Gbadamosi said Nigerians must ask questions on manifestos and how they could be achieved from Presidential and Governorship candidates on housing plans before going…

Female senator drums support for Atiku/Obi, PDP in Anambra…

Sen. Uche Ekwunife, the Anambra Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Anambra electorate to vote for the party in the February general elections. Ekwunife made the call at a rally held by Peter Obi Good Governance Vanguard (POGGV) for Mr Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the PDP, in…

Why Nigeria’s masses are “crazy” about Buhari – Campaign Director…

Mr Johnson Podar, Director (mobilisation), of the Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO), has said that Nigeria’s masses were “crazy’’ about President Muhammadu Buhari because he was laying a solid foundation toward a glorious future for their children. “So much propaganda has been packaged by the nation’s elites to make people hate Buhari. He has been vilified…

Atiku’s Campaign DG Never Defected To APC – PDP…

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PPCO) has denied reports that a Director-General (DG) in the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign team for the North East, has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC). A statement issued by PPCO Director Media and Publicity, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday in Abuja, said the report was a…

Crisis erupts at APC rally in Owerri…

A rally organised on Saturday by the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri, suffered  a crisis. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that supporters of the party’s governorship candidate in the state, Mr Hope Uzodinma,  and those of his Action Alliance (AA) counterpart, Mr Uche Nwosu, engaged  in a fight…