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INEC Fixes Ekiti, Osun Guber Polls For June 18, July 16 2022
INEC Fixes Ekiti, Osun Guber Polls For J...

INEC Fixes Ekiti, Osun Guber Polls For June 18, July 16 2022

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Ekiti and Osun Governorship elections for Saturday June 18 and Saturday July 16 2022 respectively. The Commission made the announcement in Abuja on Wednesday. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said the detailed timetable and... read more »

Buhari Reveals Plans After Leaving Office in 2023
Buhari Reveals Plans After Leaving Offic...

Buhari Reveals Plans After Leaving Office in 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he plans to go back to his cows and rekindle his passion for farming when he leaves office in 2023. Buhari in an interview with Arise TV said he retained a farm and have some cattle that will keep him occupied after his presidency. He said “I have never... read more »

Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning
Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Co...

Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning

The Presidency has debunked reports that President Muhammadu Buhari made reference to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, when he mentioned Lagos in his interview on Arise TV on Thursday. The clarification was issued in a statement by Senior Special Assistant,... read more »

BREAKING: Senate Screens Lauretta Onochie, Five Others As INEC Commissioners
BREAKING: Senate Screens Lauretta Onochi...

BREAKING: Senate Screens Lauretta Onochie, Five Others As INEC Commissioner...

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday asked the Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission to screen for confirmation, the appointments of Ms. Lauretta Onochie and five others as INEC commissioners. This is coming eight months after President Muhammadu Buhari sent the list of... read more »

No Single Right-thinking Nigerian Will Support Igbo Presidency – Buhari’s Ex-aide
No Single Right-thinking Nigerian Will S...

No Single Right-thinking Nigerian Will Support Igbo Presidency – Buhari’s E...

A former Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Assembly Matters, Abdurrahman Sumaila, has asserted that not a single right-thinking Nigerian will endanger his life to support a candidate from the South-East region contesting for the 2023 presidency. He disclosed this in a statement... read more »

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I Don’t Believe in Zoning, Nigerians Should be Allowed to Decide - Sen Bulkachuwa

I Don’t Believe in Zoning, Nigerians Should be Allowed to Decide –  Sen Bulkachuwa...

The Chairman Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, Senator Adamu Bulkachuwa, has said that he does not believe any political party in Nigeria should zone its presidential ticket to any... read more »

Lead front the Front, PDP Tells Buhari as FG again Talks Tough

Lead front the Front, PDP Tells Buhari as FG Again Talks Tough

The main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the warning issued by President Muhammadu Buhari against sponsors of insecurity in the country, urging the... read more »

Insecurity: Attackers of Critical National Infrastructure Want me to Fail – Buhari

Insecurity: Attackers of Critical National Infrastructure Want me to Fail – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that sponsors and perpetrators of attacks on national infrastructure in some parts of the country are doing so in a bid to bring down his government,... read more »

Lagos APC to Hold LG Primaries Today

Lagos APC to Hold LG Primaries Today

The local government primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will be held today across the 377 wards in 57 council areas in Lagos State. About 338 chairmanship and over 1, 200... read more »

Breaking: Supreme Court Rejects APC’s Suit Challenging Obaseki’s Qualification

Breaking: Supreme Court Rejects APC’s Suit Challenging Obaseki’s ...

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the academic qualification of the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. A panel of the apex court, in... read more »