'Next Level The Only Way' — Buhari Campaigns For Himself...

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the only level left for Nigerians is the “next level”. Represented by Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Buhari lauded Jonathan for his position on the 2015 election. He spoke at the launch of ‘My Transition Hours’, a book authored by former President Goodluck Jonathan, held…

Sanwo-Olu: I Have No Issue With Ambode…He's My Governor…

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said there is no issue between Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State and himself. He stated this in a response to a question on the subject on Twitter, insisting that he and Ambode were on the same page. Ambode and Bola Ahmed Tinubu, National…

Atiku Watches On As Oshiomhole, Saraki ‘Reunite’ At Jonathan’s Book...

They may be sworn political enemies but Adams Oshiomhole, the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and Bukola Saraki, Senate President, set aside their differences for a rare moment of camaraderie when they met at former President Goodluck Jonathan’s book launch on Tuesday. Saraki and Oshiomhole have been at daggers drawn since…

I Didn't Know It Was Criminal To Induce Voters Until...

julianafrancis.blogspot.com Former President Goodluck Jonathan has berated politicians who indulge in inducing the electorate during campaigns, stating that such actions are criminalised in international quarters. Speaking on the occasion of his 61st birthday and the launch of his book, ‘My Transition Hours’, held in Abuja on Tuesday, Jonathan admitted that he didn’t know that such…

'I Change Buhari To Vote Atiku' — 'DJ' Melaye Releases...

Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly, has released another music video. The song was aimed at expressing his support for Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In a video posted on his Instagram page on Tuesday, Dino was heard singing “I have decided to…

Fayose’s Trial: We Moved N1.2b Cash In Three Planes, Says...

A prosecution witness yesterday told the Federal High Court in Lagos how three aircraft flew N1.2billion from Lagos to Ekiti State for delivery to former Governor Ayo Fayose. Danmola Otuyena, a banker, was testifying in Fayose’s trial for allegedly receiving and keeping N1.2billion and $5million said to have been stolen from the Office of the…

Some Of Our Senators Are 'Tired' By Dyepkazah Shibayan…

It appears that we have two types of tired senators. We have those who are tired because of the turn out of political events and others who believed that the country would be better with the coming of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government but ended up being “sorely” disappointed. Some of the senators who…

Revolution Without Ammunition Youths: Take Your Future Back, All That's...

With the lifting of ban on campaign by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the campaign season has begun. One of the most critical ways our youths can influence government decision-making is through voting. Voting is the surest way for Nigerian youths to choose their preferred presidential candidate and others running for different political offices. Though…

Buhari’s ‘Next Level Logo’: Plagiarism Is Just A Word By...

Fredrick Nwabufo Fredrick Nwabufo It appears Buhari campaign managers have little respect for intellectual property; obviate due diligence, and may be impotent of original ideas. President Buhari’s ‘Next Level campaign logo’ has ticked off an avoidable controversy. The logo is said to be that of “a project of Winthrop University-School Partnership Network in collaboration with…

APC Gives Ganduje, Aregbesola, Shettima New Appointments…

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has set up six reconciliation committees to heal the wounds inflicted on the party in the recent primary elections. Each committee, set up on geopolitical basis, will have seven members, including the Governors elected on the platform of the party, except the three aggrieved…

Oshiomhole Tackles Atiku On Jobs As PDP Says Buhari’s Next...

Nigeria’s leading political parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), were on war path yesterday as both tore apart the policies and programmes of one another. While the APC National Chairman, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, said the PDP’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar’s, promise of 2.5 million jobs per annum contained…