POLITICS

Lawan Unveils Senate Principal Officers, Abdullahi Now Senate Leader

Lawan Unveils Senate Principal Officers, Abdullahi Now Senate Leader

Chris Steven, Abuja Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has announced the names of principals of the 9th Senate. Lawal made the announcement reading letters from the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) and the opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP). He announced Yahaya Abdullahi, a senator of APC, representing Kebbi North as the Majority Leader while […]

Kaduna Summit: Stop Hiding Your Atrocities Under Security Conference – Arewa Think Tank Tells Bugaje Group

Kaduna Summit: Stop Hiding Your Atrocities Under Security Conference – Arewa Think Tank Tells Bugaje Group

The Northern Think Tank group has rejected the planned security conference by the Arewa Research & Development Project (ARDP). Recall that ARDP had through its leader, Usman Bugaje, called for more proactive measures in addressing the security situation in some parts of northern Nigeria. To provide solutions to these challenges, Bugaje announced that the group […]

Insecurity: Amosun’s 1,000 Arms Discovery Has Vindicated Our Position That Politicians Behind Killings — NDF*

Insecurity: Amosun’s 1,000 Arms Discovery Has Vindicated Our Position That Politicians Behind Killings — NDF*

Chris Steven, Abuja The National Democratic Front (NDF) says the unmasking of Senator Ibikunle Amosun as gunrunner has vindicated the group’s earlier emphasis that serving and former governors are responsible for the current widespread insecurity in the country. Barely a week ago, the NDF faulted the speculation that the Nigerian Governors Forum called  on President […]

Blame Your Woes On Self-Affliction, Ekiti APC tells PDP

Blame Your Woes On Self-Affliction, Ekiti APC tells PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State has advised the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to look inward and repair its damaged relationship with the people, instead of blaming its current woes on the rival APC. In a statement released in Ado Ekiti by the Director of Media and  Publicity of All Progressive […]

Concerned Citizens Write OBJ, GEJ Over Unpatriotic Alliance To Jeopardize Nigeria’s Existence

Concerned Citizens Write OBJ, GEJ Over Unpatriotic Alliance To Jeopardize Nigeria’s Existence

Chris Steven, Abuja A group of well-meaning Nigerians has cautioned former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan against forming a dangerous alliance capable of plunging the country into anarchy. The Concerned Nigerians made this known in an open letter signed by Rev Musa Fomson and Prince Raymond Enero, Convener and Secretary respectively and addressed to […]

Ekiti, Let’s Beware Of “kaka-keku-maje-sese” Politicians

Ekiti, Let’s Beware Of “kaka-keku-maje-sese” Politicians

By Sam Oluwalana _“Yes, there are plenty of politicians who are liars, there is no doubt about this! But some of them are not only liars but also serial killers because they deliberately send people to the wars!”_ Ekiti, please let us clinically take note of the above observation made by Mehmet Murat ildan. He […]

Obasanjo, GEJ are enemies of Nigeria who must pay for their evil days — Coalition for Nigeria

Obasanjo, GEJ are enemies of Nigeria who must pay for their evil days — Coalition for Nigeria

Chris Steven, Abuja Following a groundbreaking Democracy Day celebration on Wednesday, the Coalition for Nigeria Movement has labelled former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan as “enemies of Nigeria” owing to their separate roles in plunging the country into dire straits. According to the group, the estranged pair should be banned from state functions, having […]

INEC contending with over 1,689 election court cases

INEC contending with over 1,689 election court cases

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has recorded over 1,689 court cases as a result of the 2019 general election. INEC National Electoral Commissioner in charge of Niger, Kogi and Nasarawa states, Mohammed Haruna, disclosed this on Thursday in Lafia, Nasarawa State during the state level post-election review retreat. He explained […]