PDP: Buhari, APC jittery over Atiku’s acceptance in S/East, other...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the spontaneous and overwhelming acceptance accorded its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, in the South East is a manifestation of the trajectory that awaits him in all the geo-political zones across the country. The opposition party said the acceptance demonstrated the settled resolve of Nigerians across board to…

Nigerians await Buhari’s reaction to allegations against Oshiomhole, says Saraki…

Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday said that Nigerians are eagerly awaiting how President Muhammadu Buhari will handle the serious allegations of bribery leveled against the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, over the conduct of the just concluded primary elections in the party. A statement by Special…

Ebola: ‘How Jonathan was stopped from recognizing late Stella’…

Former minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has revealed how the plan by former President, Goodluck Jonathan to immortalized late Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, the medical doctor who died in the efforts at containing the spread of Ebola in the country was bungled. Chukwu noted that the former president had planned a national broadcast to…

Oshiomhole raised alarm over plots to tarnish his image, threaten...

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has raised alarm over attempt by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), working with some Aggrieved members of the APC to tarnish his image as a result of his refusal to be used to undermine democratic ideals which the party is striving to build. In…

Nigeria begins campaign to end open defecation…

Nigerian Government on Thursday commenced a National Campaign to end open defecation practice across the country. The campaign comes on the heels of a recent report indicting Nigeria as the second worse country in the world after India that still practices Open Defecation. The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, at the opening of…

Minimum wage: Governors creating anti Buhari sentiment – NLC…

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to be weary of state governors who are out to portray him as anti-workers and orchestrate an anti Buhari sentiment among Nigerian workers with their posture on the new national minimum wage. Two weeks after the tripartite Committee on the new national minimum wage submitted…

2019 : Delta Council boss sues for peaceful electioneering…

Mr Michael Tidi, Chairman, Warri South Local Government Area of Delta has urged the electorate to maintain peace and decorum in the forthcoming electioneering for the 2019 general elections. Speaking with newsmen in Warri on Thursday, Tidi said there was no need for violence. He called for cooperation and friendship during electioneering. “From November 18,…

INEC working with ruling party to rig polls, says Secondus…

PEOPLE’S Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman Prince Uche Secondus has accused Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of working in conjunction with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig the 2091 elections. He cautioned INEC to ensure credible elections in 2019. Secondus warned that any attempts to manipulation the election would be a recipe for…

Nwabueze, others endorsement of Atiku, an affront on the Igbo...

The All Progressives Congress (APC,) has described as an affront on the Igbo people the reported endorsement of the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar by some south east leaders led by Chief Ben Nwabueze. In his reaction to the endorsement on Wednesday, National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu…

Provide evidence of inducement against me or face legal action,...

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to name any member of the APC who offered him bribe either in foreign or local currency to influence him and members of the National Working Committee to take decision in their favour before, during and after the…

He jumped bail, says panel…

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for Recovery of Public Property (SPIPRPP) yesterday accused Senator Hope Uzodinma of jumping the bail it granted him on Sunday after his arrest. Uzodinma, a Senator representing Orlu Zone, Imo State and the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was arrested by SPIPRPP on Sunday night at the…

Uzodinma to ‘remain focused on governorship race’…

Imo State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate Hope Uzodinma yesterday said his eyes would remain glued to the prize – the governorship race rather than be distracted. He denied reports of his arrest by the presidential panel on recovery of public funds on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja. He was reportedly…