Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
Latest News 73 Nigerians sentenced to death in Malaysia Igbo leaders meet in Owerri, demand self determination •Full details of ‘Owerri Declaration’ UNMASKED: Captain Tijjani Balarabe, alleged mastermind of Taraba police killings, Wadume’s escape Dual citizenship: Lawan, Gbajabiamila risk losing seats Nnamdi Kanu spits fire in exclusive interview $16b power controversy: EFCC invites two ex-governors, three former ministers, bank chief, ex-aviation chief for questioning Wadume: Court martial awaits indicted soldiers High school sweethearts die in car crash minutes after wedding SERAP writes AGF Malami, seeks public registers for corrupt governors, others Presidency clears the air on Abba Kyari’s relationship with ministers IPOB breeding enemies for South East, may truncate 2023 presidency project — Balarabe Musa Wike deploys more security operatives to Ogoniland

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (531,008 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (439,345 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (384,419 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (323,419 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (291,015 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (251,622 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (246,567 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (234,080 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (228,540 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (214,735 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (193,490 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (191,372 views)

 

APC screens Lokpobiri, 5 others for Bayelsa guber primaries

APC screens Lokpobiri, 5 others for Bayelsa guber primaries The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Saturday successfully screened erstwhile Minister of State, Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri and five others for the August 29, governorship primaries in the state. Also vetted by the committee at the APC secretariat in Yenagoa, were former Cross River State...... more

2023 Presidency: Unite or lose out, Shehu Sani warns Southerners

2023 Presidency: Unite or lose out, Shehu Sani warns Southerners The Presidency of Nigeria may elude the South in 2023 if the two regions (South East and South West) clamouring for it do not unite to decide what region should field candidates in the 2023 presidential race. Shehu Sani, eighth assembly Senator who represented Kaduna Central said this at an interactive...... more

Kogi West: Smart Adeyemi is ‘my political wife’, says Dino Melaye

Kogi West: Smart Adeyemi is ‘my political wife’, says Dino Melaye Embattled lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye has described Senator Smart Adeyemi as his ‘political wife’. The lawmaker said this in an interview with Channels Television on Friday in Abuja after the Kogi State National Assembly and State Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sacked him as the senator representing Kogi West district. A three-man...... more

Ogun: Abiodun, Amosun’s loyalists clash over control of APC Secretariat

Ogun: Abiodun, Amosun’s loyalists clash over control of APC Secretariat The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Ogun State, on Friday, assumed another dimension following alleged illegal invasion and possession of the party’s secretariat by the Caretaker Committee loyal to Governor Dapo Abiodun. The Secretariat until Friday when Yemi Sanusi-led Caretaker Committee took possession was under control of the...... more

Chad seeks INEC’s help to conduct elections

Chad seeks INEC’s help to conduct elections The Independent Electoral Commission of Chad (CENI) has called on its Nigerian counterpart, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to come to its aid in conducting the long overdue parliamentary elections. CENI Vice-Chairman, Mr. Adama Djibert, who led a delegation on a visit to INEC on Friday, said the electoral commission...... more

IPOB knocks Igbo politicians, says they have abandoned Ndigbo for political survival •Tasks Ekweremadu

IPOB knocks Igbo politicians, says they have abandoned Ndigbo for political survival •Tasks Ekweremadu The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has taken a swipe at Igbo politicians, saying that they have abandoned the welfare and well-being of their people to engage in politics of personal survival, 40 years after the Biafran genocide. A statement made available to journalists on Thursday in Awka by IPOB Media...... more

Tribunal dismisses HDP's petition challenging Buhari's election

Tribunal dismisses HDP's petition challenging Buhari's election The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday dismissed the petition of the Hope Democratic Party challenging the conduct of the February 23rd  presidential election which returned President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office. The presidential candidate of the HDP, Chief Ambrose Owuru, and his party, HDP,  had on March...... more

Kaduna Central: Election Tribunal dismisses Senator Shehu Sani’s Petition

Kaduna Central: Election Tribunal dismisses Senator Shehu Sani’s Petition The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in the Kaduna State capital has dismissed the petition brought before it by the Senatorial Candidate of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Senator Shehu Sani. Senator Shehu Sani is challenging the election victory of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC),...... more

PDP clears 34 aspirants for Kogi, Bayelsa Gov Primaries

PDP clears 34 aspirants for Kogi, Bayelsa Gov Primaries The Peoples Democratic Party has cleared all the 34 screened aspirants from Bayelsa and Kogi States for the party’s governorship primaries in both states scheduled for September 3. The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, confirmed to journalists on Wednesday that all the 21 screened aspirants from Bayelsa State were cleared....... more

Dickson seeks international community’s support for credible Bayelsa governorship poll

Dickson seeks international community’s support for credible Bayelsa governorship poll Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on the United States Mission in Nigeria and the international community to prevail on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), security forces and other key agencies of state on the need for neutrality in the November 16 governorship election in the state....... more

Buhari warns cabinet members against unnecessary altercation

Buhari warns cabinet members against unnecessary altercation President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja, cautioned new cabinet Ministers against unnecessary altercation while discharging their responsibilities. Buhari, who gave the warning at the inauguration of ministers at the Presidential Villa, stated that they must work in harmony with their fellow ministers. He also charged the ministers not to allow...... more

APC tasks Ministers on core mandate of President Buhari

APC tasks Ministers on core mandate of President Buhari The All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged the newly sworn-in Ministers to justify the confidence reposed in them by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a congratulatory message to Ministers by the National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, the APC reminded the Ministers that there was an urgent task ahead of them to lift...... more

Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal reserves judgement

Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal reserves judgement The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has reserved judgment in the suit filed by Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. A five-man panel of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal headed by Justice Mohammed Garba reserved judgment to a date to be communicated to...... more

Akwa Ibom tribunal: ‘My party didn’t work to win’, APC chieftain confesses

Akwa Ibom tribunal: ‘My party didn’t work to win’, APC chieftain confesses A caucus member of the Akwa Ibom State chapter of All Progressives Congress, Elder Enefiok Ekefre, has confessed before the ongoing Governorship Election Petition Tribunal that his party, the APC lost the last general elections because it failed to campaign in the grassroots. Federal might’ was a term used loosely in...... more

Gov. Umahi reshuffles cabinet

Gov. Umahi reshuffles cabinet Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday effected a minor cabinet reshuffle which saw two commissioners swapping positions. The reshuffle which affected the ministries of Housing and Urban Development and that of Water Resources. “Chief Sunday Inyima, Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development is presently the Commissioner for Water Resources, while...... more

2023 Presidency: Why zoning may not work in APC — Ganduje

2023 Presidency: Why zoning may not work in APC — Ganduje Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has said it may be impossible for the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt any zoning arrangement for the 2023 presidential election. He said although he was not in the best position to decide for the ruling party, the zoning arrangement for the 2023...... more

All set for inauguration of ministers

All set for inauguration of ministers The two-day Presidential Retreat hosted by President Muhammadu Buhari, in Abuja, came to an end on Tuesday, with a charge from the President to the Ministers-designate to rise to the challenging responsibilities of ministerial office. A statement from the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina,...... more

2023: Shehu Sani makes case for Igbo Presidency

2023: Shehu Sani makes case for Igbo Presidency Chairman, Senate Committee on foreign and domestic debts in the 8th Assembly (Kaduna Central), Senator Shehu Sani, has once again, restated rotational presidency and made a specific case for Igbo presidency come 2023. The human right activist turned lawmaker stated this in Kaduna when he hosted some Igbo leaders who had...... more

Sanwo-Olu swears-in cabinet members (See Full List)

Sanwo-Olu swears-in cabinet members (See Full List) Newly-appointed members of the Lagos State Executive Council taking their oath of office during their Swearing-in ceremony at Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Secretariat Alausa, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has inaugurated his cabinet members made up of Special Advisers and commissioners. The governor during the inauguration on...... more

Kogi, Bayelsa polls: INEC fixes September for PVCs collection

Kogi, Bayelsa polls: INEC fixes September for PVCs collection The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will commence the distribution of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) on September 2 in Bayelsa and Kogi States. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman of Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr. Festus Okoye, announced this in a statement on Tuesday. He explained that the commission...... more

Kogi Assembly asks chief judge to set up impeachment panel for deputy gov

Kogi Assembly asks chief judge to set up impeachment panel for deputy gov The Kogi State House of Assembly has directed the Chief Judge in the state, Justice Nasir Ajanah, to set up a seven-man committee to proceed with the impeachment of the deputy governor, Mr Simon Achuba. The lawmakers gave the directive during Tuesday’s plenary in the legislative chamber of the Assembly complex...... more

2019 Bayelsa Guber: I am the candidate to beat, boasts Geoge-Ikoli •Says APC can never win Bayelsa State

2019 Bayelsa Guber: I am the candidate to beat, boasts Geoge-Ikoli •Says APC can never win Bayelsa State Former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Bayelsa State, Barrister Anthony George-Ikoli, declared on Saturday before a crowd of supporters in Bayelsa East Senatorial District that he is the party’s best candidate for the November governorship election, that zoning for the governorship has not been adopted by the party. “Zoning...... more

PDP screens governorship aspirants for Bayelsa, Kogi

PDP screens governorship aspirants for Bayelsa, Kogi The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday began screening of its governorship aspirants for Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections scheduled for Nov. 16. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the exercise was being held at two separate venues simultaneously. Aspirants from Bayelsa were undergoing screening at the party’s National Secretariat,...... more

‘The solution to our problem lies with us,’ Buhari tells ministers-designate

‘The solution to our problem lies with us,’ Buhari tells ministers-designate President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday challenged the ministers-designate to live up to the tasks ahead of them. According to him, this is in line with the efforts of his administration in addressing the numerous problems facing the country. The President believes Nigeria has the solution to challenges if the leaders at...... more

PDP lifts suspension on chairmen of five LG chapters, nine others in Kebbi

PDP lifts suspension on chairmen of five LG chapters, nine others in Kebbi The Kebbi chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has lifted the suspension it clamped on 14 of its party members over alleged anti-party activities. Alhaji Haruna Saidu, state chairman of the party, made this known to newsmen on Sunday in Birnin Kebbi. He said that the lifting of the three-month...... more

PDP moves to stop godfathers from choosing governorship candidates

PDP moves to stop godfathers from choosing governorship candidates The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it will not allow any form of impunity to characterise the process leading to the choice of its candidates for the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states. The party also cautioned all aspirants on its platform in the two states to be...... more

Bayelsa Guber: PDP urges aspirants to focus on campaigns, warns against attacks on Gov Dickson, party officials

Bayelsa Guber: PDP urges aspirants to focus on campaigns, warns against attacks on Gov Dickson, party officials  The Bayelsa Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged aspirants for the forthcoming governorship primaries in the state to focus on their campaigns and to desist from attacking Governor Seriake Dickson. The caution was contained in a statement issued over the weekend, signed by Bayelsa PDP Secretary, Chief Godspower...... more

2019 Presidential poll: Why Atiku was not declared winner — INEC

2019 Presidential poll: Why Atiku was not declared winner — INEC The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, why candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, was not declared the winner of the last presidential election. The electoral body said it was satisfied that Atiku did not secure majority of...... more

2021: We won’t zone Anambra governorship – PDP

2021: We won’t zone Anambra governorship – PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that it would not zone the governorship ticket for the 2021 election in Anambra state. The party disclosed that its priority is to identify a credible and sellable candidate that would secure victory for it. This came on the heels of a recent request...... more

Imo Guber: Apprehension in Ihedioha’s Camp

Imo Guber: Apprehension in Ihedioha’s Camp As Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State begins his defence this week at the Imo State Election Tribunal – against two cases instituted against him by Senator Ifeanyi Araraume of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and Senator Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressive Congress (APC), revelations by witnesses and the...... more

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (99) Business & Economy (4,407) Business Verdict (79) Columnists (1,097) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (215) Entertainment (649) Features (798) Global Business Monitor (424) ICT Monitor (59) International (3,863) Interview (199) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (167) Maggie's Blog (387) News (50,395) Opinion (1,336) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,339) Religion (1,089) Sports (2,139) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS