Politics

Politics in Nigeria is a long the May 1999 constitution, like those of 1979 and 1989, and the draft constitution of 1995, provided for a federal republic with an executive President on.

Reactions trail suspension of Zamfara APC ward

The order by a Federal High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, restraining the Zamfara State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) ...

Anambra 2021: Jude Okeke-Led APGA Leadership

AWKA – The Jude Okeke led APGA national leadership which produced Hon. Chukwuma Umeoji as the governorship candidate of the party for the November 6 electoral ...

Atiku Reconcile with Wike, says Nigerians are

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, said Nigerians are waiting eagerly for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to take over power at the federal level ...

Sunday Igboho scheduled to appear in Republic of

Yoruba Nation campaigner Sunday Igboho was on Monday scheduled to appear in a Republic of Benin court to face “likely extradition charges to be brought ...

Ogun LG polls : APC sweeps 17 chairmanship seats.

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has swept all the 17 chairmanship seats so far announced as counting of votes of Saturday’s local government elections in ...

Low Turnout as Lagos Conduct LG Polls

Several reports across Lagos State indicated a low turnout in the ongoing local government election. Voters across the state’s 20 local government areas and 37 ...

Lagos LG Polls: Card Readers Not Functioning

Voting was delayed in some polling units across  Oke Ira, headquarters of the Ojodu Local Council Development Area at the ongoing local government elections in ...

Senator George Akume Begs Benue APC for

The Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume has assured that he will not influence the emergence of candidates for various elective ...

E-transmission of election results: Edo PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Edo State, has lampooned the Senator representing Edo North Senatorial District, Francis Alimikhena, for voting against electronic transmission of ...

Lagos LG polls: Temporary card holders will–

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) says voters in possession of the Temporary Voter Cards (TVCs) are eligible to vote in Saturday’s local government ...

LG poll: Confusion as Lagos police override govt

There is confusion in Lagos as the State Police Command on Friday overrode the state government’s restriction order on movement during Local Government election on ...

Gov. Obaseki Recieve Screened Names for

Obaseki receives names of screened nominees for political appointment, reassures on realization of MEGA agenda The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Friday received ...

2023: No Succession Agreement Between President

Osita Okechukwu, chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and founding member of the ruling party has debunked claims that President Muhammadu Buhari had a ...

Olusegun Adekunle appointed as NEITI Board

This is coming 17 months after the expiration of the last governing board chaired by Kayode Fayemi, the former minister of solid minerals. Speaking at ...

Mischief makers pass off 2015 Akwa Ibom PDP

The desperation of detractors of Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, is manifest, yet again, with the circulation of an old video of a primary ...

Buratai Lobbies Benin Rep. Govt to Extradite

The Nigerian Ambassador to the Benin Republic, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (retd.),  is in the forefront of the desperate efforts by the Muhammadu Buhari regime ...

House of Representatives Restricts INEC to only

The house of Representatives have allowed the use of smart card readers by INEC, effectively restricting the use of manual means to oversee electoral activities.  ...

After Winning Nigerian Idol, Kingdom Gets

Winner of Season Six of the recently concluded Nigerian Idol, Kingdom Kroseide, has been granted educational scholarship by the Bayelsa State Government. Governor Douye Diri ...

Edo State Government Lunches E-Procurement Portal.

Edo e-procurement portal goes live, as govt reassures of transparency, accountability in process The Edo State Government has launched an electronic public procurement system to ...

13% Derivation, Reps Seek Payment Directly To

A bill seeking to alter the Constitution of the country to pay the 13% derivation fund currently enjoyed by governors in the Niger Delta region ...