Monthly Archives: September 2023

Edo Guber: I have not endorsed anybody, says Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has assured of fairness, equity and inclusiveness in the next governorship election. Obaseki said he has no anointed candidate for the 2024 governorship election in the State. Addressing journalists on Friday in Benin, the Governor said: “It is not in my place to now determine, appoint or anoint any successor, but all I know ...

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Certificate:Tinubu should resign to save Nigeria from embarrassment- NADECO

The controversy surrounding President Bola Tinubu’s certificate from Chicago State University (CSU) has generated a lot of faux that many believe is embarrassing Nigeria on the international stage. The National Democratic Coalition in the United States of America (NADECO – USA) has become the latest group to weigh in on the matter. The group has asked Tinubu to resign to ...

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Tribunal upholds gov Eno’s Election

The Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, Akwa Ibom State, has upheld the election of Pastor Umo Eno of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the validly elected governor of the state. The tribunal dismissed the suit instituted by Senator Bassey Albert Akpan and his party, Young Progressives Party, YPP. Delivering judgement in the suit numbered EPT/AKW/GOV/01/2023, which sought to nullify the ...

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Kaduna governor says no confusion in tribunal’s judgement

Governor of Kaduna state and candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC in the March 18 election, Uba Sani said there is no confusion in the state over Thursday’s tribunal judgment, which dismissed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Isah Ashiru’s petition against Sani’s victory. Sani stated this while speaking in an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, later ...

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Don’t release my academic records to Atiku- Tinubu asks court to reverse order

President Bola Tinubu has urged the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Easter Division to reverse the order asking the Chicago State University (CSU) to release his academic records to a political opponent, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Tinubu, who argued that Magistrate Jeffrey Gilbert, who gave the order on September 19 in ...

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Obaseki to Dep: I accepted your apology because of my faith

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, says he has accepted the public apology tendered by his deputy, Philip Shaibu. Obaseki however disclosed that Shaibu’s unwarranted provocation caused him severe personal discomfort. The governor explained that he was under obligation to accept Shaibu’s apology due to his faith. Shaibu’s ambition to succeed Obaseki in 2024 led to a fallout with the ...

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Guber Polls: Over 241, 715 Voter Cards yet to be collected in Kogi, Imo, Bayelsa- INEC

Over 241, 715 Permanent Voter Cards have yet to be collected by the voters in Kogi, Imo and Bayelsa states two weeks to the October 9, 2023 deadline issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the collection of the cards ahead of the November 11 off-cycle governorship polls in the three states. While 107,715 voter cards were awaiting collection ...

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Ondo Impeachment Saga: Ganduje sets up committee

Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje, All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, on Thursday in Abuja, set up a nine-man committee to intervene in the impeachment crisis rocking the Ondo State Government. Mr Edwin Olofu, Ganduje’s Chief Press Secretary, announced this in a statement. He said the committee, under the leadership of Aminu Masari, a former governor of Katsina State, would also seek ...

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Kano Guber: You are a serial loser- NNPP fires back at Ganduje

The New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, has described Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a serial loser. NNPP chairman in Kano State, Hashimu Dungurawa, made the comment while reacting to Ganduje’s earlier claim that “Kwankwaso is a looser”. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, the NNPP presidential candidate in the 2023 presidential poll, is the party’s ...

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Atiku to Tinubu: You can’t use privacy laws to hide your academic records

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the last presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, has replied President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, that he cannot use the excuse of privacy law to stop the release of his academic records from the Chicago State University (CSU). Atiku, who stated this in his reply to Tinubu’s objection to the order of Magistrate Judge ...

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