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Politics

2023: Tinubu, Osinbajo, Obi’s ambitions dead on arrival, says Sowore

Former presidential candidate and Revolution Now convener, Omoyele Sowore, has described as dead on arrival the presidential ambition of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola T...

2023: Peter Obi attractive but can’t win PDP primary -Activist

Activist and social commentator, Deji Adeyanju, has said that former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, is an attractive personality to become Nigeria’s President but can’t win the primary of th...

World Hijab Day: Govt officials flouting appeal court verdict, Muslim students tell Sanwo-Olu

The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit has asked the Lagos State Government to issue a circular reminding school administrators of the court’s ruling which allows Muslim stu...

BREAKING: EFCC charges Okorocha with N2.9bn fraud after declaration for presidency

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has filed N2.9 billion fraud charges against former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha.This is coming hours after the former governor declare...

2023: Parties shouldn’t sell Nigeria to highest bidder – Women rights group

A Nigerian women rights movement under the aegis of 100 Women Lobby Group on Monday called on political parties to liberalise the political space in the 2023 general election by ensuring that women...

UPDATED: National Assembly transmits amended electoral bill to Buhari for assent

The National Assembly, on Monday, transmitted the reworked Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for assent.The Senior Special Assistant to...

FG detaining Kanu for refusing to accept financial inducement – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said that the Federal Government was detaining Mazi Nnamdi Kanu because he refused to accept properties and monetary inducement offered him to aba...

Anambra mourns ex-Lagos SSG Adeniran-Ogunsanya, ex-Biafran warlord Gbulie

The Anambra State Government on Monday mourned a former Secretary to Lagos State Government, Adenrele Adeniran-Ogunsanya and a former Biafran warlord, Captain Ben Gbulie (retd.).This was con...

2023: ‘I’m not a candidate of zoning’, Okorocha formally declares for presidency

Former Imo State Governor and Senator representing Imo West district, Rochas Okorocha, has officially declared his intention to run for the presidency in 2023.This is as he once again kicked...

Stop being mischievous over Buhari’s aborted Zamfara visit -Presidency to PDP

The Presidency says the Peoples Democratic Party’s position on the aborted visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Zamfara on Thursday is an act that smacks of mischief.The News Agency of Nig...

Again, Asari Dokubo slams Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB

The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force, Asari Dokubo, has faulted the Indigenous People of Biafra and its leader Nnamdi Kanu for saying that he was behind the reported extradition of...

PDP knocks Umahi, demands immediate release of party’s spokesperson

The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, of unleashing terror on innocent Nigerians, particularly opposition members and other dissenting voices in the state....

Many drug barons now see politics as easy alternative –Soludo

January 29, 2022 by Kayode OyeroThe governor-elect of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, says politics has become a big business in Nigeria, adding that many drug barons and internet scammers h...

I will back Saraki’s presidential ambition if… – Edwin Clark

Ijaw National Leader, Edwin Clark, has offered to support the presidential ambition of former Senate President Bukola Saraki if there is no consensus on a southern candidate.He described Sar...

Fixing Nigeria’s politics requires new developmental organisations – Soludo

The Anambra State Governor-Elect, Chukwuma Soludo, has noted that fixing politics in Nigeria requires new developmental organisations.Soludo was speaking at the 2021 Pioneer Class Graduation...

Buhari cancelled Zamfara trip for fear of terrorists —PDP

Following the cancellation of his trip to Gusau, the Zamfara State Capital on Thursday, the Peoples Democratic Party has criticised the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for cancel...

Corruption is cancer, we must call it out —Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the pursuit of the common good requires a collective condemnation and exposure of corruption and corrupt practices, which he termed cancer to the country....

Buhari sympathises with Onitsha traders over fire incidents

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has extended heartfelt condolences to the victims of the fire incident at the Main Market and Relief Market in Onitsha, Anambra State, which r...

Zoning: Buhari will guide APC, says Gov Abiodun

Ahead of the All Progressives Congress National Convention on February 26, the Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has expressed confidence that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.)...

Buhari inaugurates BUA’s three million metric tonnes cement plant

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (Retd.), on Thursday, paid a visit to Sokoto State to inaugurate a cement plant owned by BUA Group, as well as a power plant.He was hosted by So...