Politics

Kogi Poll: Court dismisses petition against Ododo

The Kogi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday dismissed the petition filed by the Action Peoples Party, APP, against the victory of Gov. Ahmed Ododo of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state’s November 11 governorship poll. The three-member panel, chaired by Justice Ado Birnin-Kudu, trashed the petition following its withdrawal by counsel for APP, ...

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LP Chairmen reject fraud allegation, back Obi

Chairmen of the Labour Party, LP, in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have backed the call by the presidential candidate of the party, Peter Obi, for the accounts of the party to be subjected to an external audit. This is coming amid allegations against the party’s national chairman, Julius Abure. The chairmen, who were led by ...

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National Secretary: PDP South East decries maltreatment by NWC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South East zone has urged the National Working Committee, NWC, and other organs of the party to ratify Hon. Sunday Udeh-Okoye as the party’s CV v National Secretary in line with the zone’s decision, PDP Constitution, and a valid court order. Leaders of the party decried the mistreatment of the zone by the PDP despite ...

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Guber Poll: APC NWC declares Edo primary election inconclusive

The National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has declared as inconclusive, last Saturday’s Governorship Primary Election in Edo state. The decision was taken late Tuesday after an emergency meeting of the NWC. Addressing newsmen after the meeting, which lasted for about three hours, APC spokesman, Felix Morka, said; “The NWC resolves that the Edo State ...

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Hardship: This is consequences of outcome of 2023 presidential poll – Datti

The vice presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in the 2023 general election, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, has reacted to the rising cost of living in Nigeria. The situation of the current economic hardship in Nigeria has led to outbreak of protests in some parts of the country. DAILY POST reports that the youths in Oyo State on Monday staged ...

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Edo 2024: Three APC aspirants petition party’s appeal committee

After failing to clinch the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket in Saturday’s governorship primary, three aggrieved aspirants – Sunday Dekeri, Senator Monday Okpebholo and Prof Oserheimen Osunbor – have petitioned the Primary Election Appeal Committee. Portable Solar Generators Clearance Sale Price Might Surprise You Portable Power Station | Search Ads | SponsoredPortable Solar Generators Clearance Sale Price Might Surprise YouJubna ...

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Akeredolu’s Burial: Gov Aiyedatiwa declares two-day public holidays

The Governor of Ondo State, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, has declared Thursday and Friday as public holidays in the state. Aiyedatiwa in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Ebenezer Adeniyan, stated that the public holidays were declared in honour of the late former Governor of the state, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Akeredolu gave up the ghost in December 2023, in Germany, ...

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Hardship: Why Tinubu can’t talk now- Gbenga Daniels

The Senator representing Ogun East senatorial district, Gbenga Daniel, has said he wishes President Bola Tinubu would speak on the already failed economy he inherited and the level of effort and success he has achieved since his emergence. Daniel added that Tinubu refrained from speaking because the same party he is standing for, was largely responsible for the misdeeds in ...

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ECOWAS: Gowon rejects invitation to speak on crisis

Former Head of State and one of the founding fathers of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, General Yakubu Gowon, retd, yesterday turned down invitation to wade into the crises bedeviling the regional body. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in partnership with ECOWAS Commission, had invited journalists to a “’press conference” with Gowon at ECOWAS Commission Headquarters, Abuja, ...

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Nigerians should stop protesting against Tinubu’s govt- Cleric

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, on Tuesday urged Nigerians to desist from cursing and protesting against President Bola Tinubu over the economic downturn in the country. He urged Nigerians to rather pray for Tinubu and his ministers because they seem confused about the current situation of the country. In a statement signed by his media ...

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