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Monthly Archives: December 2020

APC’s much-awaited convention to hold before June 30

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has finally fixed the Convention of the ruling party before June 30, 2021 baring any last minute change of arrangement. This was disclosed on Thursday by the party’s Caretaker/Extraordinary National Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) Chairman, Governor Mai Mala Buni and the Secretary, Senator James John Akpanudoedehe in a statement they jointly signed. The party’s statement ...

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Saraki to Nigerians: Leave Buhari, focus on fixing Nigeria

Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has urged Nigerias to stop engaging in  2023 talks, issues on President Buhari and concentrate on fixing Nigeria. Speaking in a new year’s message, Saraki, congratulated Nigerians, who survived the various difficulties experienced in 2020. Saraki also consoles with families of security agents who died in active service fire safety and health workers who lost ...

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Sanwo-Olu vows to make tough decisions as he signs 2021 budget into law

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assented  N1.163 trillion 2021 budget. Acccording to him, his administration would make tough decisions in the year 2021. The lawmakers jacked it up to N1.163 trillion from N1.555trrn earlier submitted to the house. Sanwo-Olu said the quick passage of the bill shows that the relationship between the executive and legislature in cordiall. The text ...

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LG Poll: PDP vows to sue Kano State Electoral Commission

Kano chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed to sue the state Independent Electoral Commission (KSIEC), accusing it of using  its logo in the local government elections slated for January 16, 2021. The party opposition party said it rejected the  commission’s recognition of some candidates who are illegally representing the PDP in the same elections. The PDP re-echoed ...

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Yakassai explains why North rejected 1956 Independence motion

A prominent northern politician, Tanko Yakassai has shed more light on why the the north rejected the motion made by Anthony Enhahoro in 1956 at the House of Representatives. According to him, at that period, the north did not have  educated persons who had the intellectual and knowledge for self-governance He made this known in an article titled: “Leadership Question ...

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Sen. Josh Hawley vows to challenge Biden’s victory before congress

Sen. Josh Hawley on Wednesday pledged to challenge President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in Pennsylvania and possibly other states on Jan. 6, when Congress is set to certify the results of the 2020 election. The Missouri Republican’s announcement guarantees that both chambers will be forced to debate the results of at least one state and vote on whether to accept Biden’s ...

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Buhari should not be blamed on insecurity, he inherited it from PDP- APC chieftain

A stalwart of the the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Abba Ali has exonerated President Muhammadu Buhari from the rising rate of insecurity in Nigeria. Acccording to the frontline politician, the president should not be blamed because he inherited the problem from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The politician made this remark during I interview with Channels TV on Wednesday. ...

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Govt of Nepotism: Gov commends Bishop Kukah for saying the ‘truth’

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, Wednesday, observed that the Christmas Day message by Bishop Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah, gave a true reflection of the current situation in the country. He, therefore, enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to listen to words of wisdom and disregard sycophants who might tell him that all is well with the country. Governor ...

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APC leaders vow to capture Anambra, Enugu for ruling party

The leaders of the All Progressive Congress, APC in the Southeast region have vowed to ensure more states in the zone are captured by the ruling party, making reference to the upcoming  Anambra governoship poll. As part of the resolution they reached in a meeting in Oweri, they also said they would resolve political schism among party leaders in the ...

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APC’S efforts to unseat gov Obaseki thicken

The  efforts of All Progressives Congress (APC) to unseat Governor Godwin Obaseki are still going on as the ruling party on Wednesday, presented to the Federal High Court, Abuja, two more documents to prove its allegation of certificate forgery against Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. They are University of Ibadan degree certificates, belonging to Professor Emmanuel Dele Balogun, and a ...

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