BREAKING: Obaseki in trouble as 12 APC members are sworn...

Twelve(12) members of the Edo state house of Assembly loyal to the All Progressives Congress, APC have been sworn-in on Wednesday at an undisclosed location in Edo state, according to TVC news. It will be recalled that the Governor of the State, Godwin Obaseki ordered a ‘renovation’ of the Edo state house of assembly on…

BREAKING: FG set to restart International Flights…

The Federal Government has begun the process of restarting international flights, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, has said. Speaking during a briefing on Thursday, Aliyu said approvals have been given for aviation authorities to commence the process for the resumption of international flights. Aliyu said the Nigerian Civil…

JUST IN: Nigerian Police speaks on Naira Marley’s Arrest, reveals...

The Lagos state police command has issued a statement on the arrest of Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley for violating the interstate ban put in place by the Federal Government to curb the spread of COVID-19. Fashola violated the ban after boarding a private jet to Abuja to perform at a concert in…

JUST IN: Why FG extended COVID-19 lockdown by four weeks…

The Federal Government has announced the extension of the second phase of the eased lockdown for another four weeks. Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, made this known during the Task Force briefing in Abuja on Thursday. He added that the…

BREAKING: APC takes over Edo House of Assembly, Ize-Iyamu reacts...

The All Progressives Congress, APC has taken control of the Edo state House of Assembly as 14 lawmakers loyal to the party have been sworn-in. It will be recalled that Edo state house of assembly complex was shut down on Wednesday afternoon by the state governor, Godwin Obaseki for ‘renovations’ but POLITICS NIGERIA learned that…

NDDC Fraud: Akpabio told to resign immediately…

The Traditional ruler of Seimbiri Kingdom in Delta state, His Majesty (Dr.) Charles Ayemi-Botu has advised the Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, to resign over alleged misappropriation of funds in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The monarch, who is a former national chairman of the Traditional Rulers of Oil Minerals Producing…

BREAKING: Police arrests Naira Marley over Abuja Concert…

The Nigerian Police Force has arrested music star, Azeez Fashola, Popularly known as Naira Marley for contravening guidelines set by Federal Government to reduce the spread of Coronavirus in the country. POLITICS NIGERIA exclusively gathered that Marley was arrested in Lagos today and is currently in Custody. It will be recalled that Marley was airlifted…

BREAKING: Unknown men remove roof, destroy Mace of Edo State...

POLITICS NIGERIA  can reliably report that chaos has occurred at the Edo state house of Assembly. Unidentified individuals have removed part of the building’s roof and have destroyed the mace. This development is coming a day after the impeachment of the Deputy Speaker of the House, Yekini Idiaye. Political activities in Edo are heightened at…

BREAKING: Unknown men remove roof, destroy Mace of Edo State...

POLITICS NIGERIA  can reliably report that chaos has occurred at the Edo state house of Assembly. Unidentified individuals have removed part of the building’s roof and have destroyed the mace. This development is coming a day after the impeachment of the Deputy Speaker of the House, Yekini Idiaye. Political activities in Edo are heightened at…

BREAKING: Popular Reps Member dumps PDP for APC…

A member of the Federal House of Representatives, Ephraim Nwuzi has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Rivers-born Nwuzi represents Etche and Omuma federal constituency at the national assembly. Recall that Chief Hon Ephraim Nwuzi contested under the platform of The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019…

JUST IN: Obaseki’s supporters block entrance of Edo Assembly with...

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has shut down the state house of Assembly for ‘renovations’. The closure is coming a day after the deputy speaker of the House of Assembly, Yekini Idiaye was impeached shortly after declaring support for the candidate of the APC, Osagie Ize-Iyamu. Idaiye was removed by seven pro-Governor Godwin…

Muslim Group accuses Dapo Abiodun of Selling Ogun state to...

An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has accused the governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, of selling the state to Christians. The organisation alleged that appointments made by the governor into the state’s commissions and boards on Thursday, 23rd July, 2020 were heavily tilted towards Christians. MURIC denounced the appointments in…