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Monthly Archives: August 2020

2023: “Focus on your health, Buhari will dump you,”- Popular prophet warns Tinubu

Renowned prophet and the  leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has warned the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu not to think of contesting for the 2023 presidency. He said that instead of nursing presidential ambition,, he should rather focus on his health. Although the APC leader has not made his ...

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APC says Gov Obaseki confused, lacks administrative skills

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has told Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo that incumbent governments run for re-election on their achievements and records in office. The party said Obaseki has only excuses, deceit and blackmail to offer Edo people. In a statement, the party said Governor Obaseki and the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP’s) charge for another four years at the ...

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Ondo Poll: Ex-governorship aspirants join Akeredolu’s campaign council

Some governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who lost to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu at the primaries, are now in his campaign council. APC state Chairman Ade Adetimehin was named as the director general of the campaign committee, while Governor Akeredolu is the chairman of the campaign council. The former governorship aspirants named as members of the campaign council ...

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Ondo Poll: Ex-governorship aspirants join Akeredolu’s campaign council

Some governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC), whom Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu defeated at the primaries, are now in. his campaign council. APC state Chairman Ade Adetimehin was named as the director general of the campaign committee, while Governor Akeredolu is the chairman of the campaign council. The former governorship aspirants named as members of the campaign council were ...

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Why Lagos APC stakeholders must unite ahead of by-elections- Obasa

The Speaker, Lagos House of Assembly, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, has urged has urged the stakeholders of  the All Progressives Congress (APC) to unite  ahead of the by-elections in the state. Obasa, also the Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria, spoke during a courtesy visit by the 57 APC chairmen in the local governments and council development areas ...

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By-Elections: 13 political parties have notified us about primaries- INEC

Electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday revealed that 13 out of the 18 registered political parties had written to it concerning its plan to conduct primaries in the 12 outstanding bye-elections scheduled for Oct. 31. The commission disclosed this in a statement signed by Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education ...

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PDP promises to refund candidates who lost in primary election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi has pledged to refund the fees paid for the purchase of nomination forms by members who lost out in chairmanship and councillorship slots in its primary elections ahead of the local government elections. The party’s state Publicity Secretary, Yayanuwa Zainabari, revealed this while addressing journalists at the party secretariat in Bauchi. The decision, ...

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Kogi guber: Supreme Court fixes August 31 for judgement

The Supreme Court has fixed judgment for August 31 in two appeals challenging the victory of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last governorship. A seven-man panel of the court, led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Muhammad, chose the date on Tuesday after entertaining arguments from lawyers to parties. ...

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PDP has made me sole candidate for Bayelsa West senatorial election- Dickson

Ex-Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson has made the intimation that  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has presented him as the sole candidate for the Bayelsa West senatorial district election. The Senate seat is currently vacant following the election of Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo as the deputy governor of the state. Dickson in a tweet  thanked “all members of the PDP ...

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Assembly Invasion: Edo High Court remands seven suspects in police custody

A Benin High Court has remanded seven suspects, who allegedly invaded the Edo House of Assembly complex recently in police custody. The suspects are: Wilfred Ogbewe, 52; Igbinobono Collins, 26; Salami Osayomore, 25; Odion Osayande, 23; Morgan Uwanboe, 47; Ifeoluwa Oladele, 36; and Agbonrere Festus, 25 . Recall that on August. 6, the suspects allegedly invaded the state house of ...

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