Court of Appeal reinstates Ifeanyi Ubah after being sacked as Senator

A Court of Appeal in Abuja has reinstated Ifeanyi Ubah as Senator representing Anambra South senatorial district after being sacked by a federal high court.    The judgement was delivered after Senator Ifeanyi Ubah filed an appeal, challenging his sack from the National Assembly. A three-man panel of the court led by Justice Stephen Adah, was unanimous that[...]

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Atiku, Tinubu meet again in Abuja

The 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar; Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; the Chief of Staff to the President, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), Abba Kyari; and other political heavyweights met in Abuja on Saturday. Others present during the gathering included a[...]

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Sen. Smart Adeyemi Takes Oath Of Office As Kogi West Senator

Senator Smart Adeyemi, senator representing Kogi West district in the upper arm of Nigeria's legislature has taken the oath of office as lawmaker for his constinutency.  Adeyemi was sworn in during Wednesday's plenary session of the Senate.  He was declared winner of the rerun election in the constituency by the Independent National Electoral Commission after[...]

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Dino Melaye continues to bombard APC

Kogi West Senatorial Candidate In Saturday's election is no stranger to crises. He has continued to pummel the APC on their role in the November 16th elections. Widespread violence was reported. Sen. Dino Melaye 's election has been declared inconclusive by INEC.

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Kogi 2019: SDP Governorship candidate, Natasha Akpoti says Yahaya Bello ordered her assassination

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, governorship candidate in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has alleged that Yahaya Bello ordered her assassination.   She made this statement via her official twitter page saying “Gov Yahaya Bello has ordered for my assassination.”    Recall that Akpoti on Sunday called for the cancellation of the ongoing gubernatorial election in Kogi Central[...]

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Trudeau Wins Canadian Elections Again!

Justin Trudeau will hold on to power only as head of a minority government, according to projections by Canadian media. National broadcaster CBC says his Liberal party is expected to claim the most seats in parliament, securing him a second term. Before the vote, opinion polls showed Trudeau neck-and-neck with the Conservative leader Andrew Scheer,[...]

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ECOWAS warns Nigeria of the dangers of delays in Electoral Reforms

Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Ketil Karlsen, has alerted the sub-region to the dangers of postponing political reforms. He stressed that such changes were needed mostly after any general election like the recently concluded 2019 polls in Nigeria. He, however, lamented that President[...]

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US Imposes Visa restrictions on suspected Election Riggers!

The United States (U.S.) Department has imposed visa restrictions on Nigerians who were involved in trying to or undermined democracy in the concluded 2019 presidential and parliamentary elections. It would be recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari won a second term in office in February in an election characterized by logistical problems, violence and killings. The[...]

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Adeleke Graciously looses to Oyetola and Congratulated Him!

Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Osun State governorship candidate Ademola Adeleke Friday conceded defeat and congratulated governor Gboyega Oyetola on his victory at the Supreme Court. “As a Democrat and law abiding citizen, I accept the ruling no matter my misgivings,” Adeleke’s spokesman, Olawale Rasheed, said in a statement. “I wish Governor Oyetola well[...]

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Cabinet Announcement to Happen this July – Secretary of the Federation

The long-awaited announcement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet ministers will become a reality in July after the National Assembly completes its leadership processes and lawmakers resume from recess. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, disclosed this in an interview with The Guardian on the sidelines of the just-concluded meetings of[...]

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Mark my word, I will be president of Nigeria- Governor Okorocha vows

mo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said that the seizure of his Certificate of Return as the senator-elect of the Imo West senatorial district, is only getting him prepared for his utmost political dream which is to become the president of Nigeria.   Governor Okorocha who will be exiting office come Wednesday May 29th, said this[...]

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