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Monthly Archives: August 2021

Voters Registration: Group launches MyPVCJourney to sensitize Nigerians

In partnership with ACE Centre’s WeVote initiative, leading ride-hailing platform Bolt has launched its MyPVCJourney (My Permanent Voter Registration Journey) initiative as part of its community engagement efforts. This programme aims to educate Nigerians and promote non-partisan voter awareness and participation in the electoral process. The strategic partnership also serves as a form of social accountability by educating Nigerians on ...

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Why People should give me massive support- Bauchi gov

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has called for massive support of the people of the State for his administration, even as he assured that he will rule the State with the fear of God. The Governor sais this at the Cultural Day and turbaning of his daughter, Dr Hauwa Bala Mohammed, as the first Sarauniyar Bauchi held at ...

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Wike, Secondus the main factors in PDP crisis- David Mark panel

The  David Mark panel set up by  the People Democratic Party to look into the crisis rocking the opposition party  it was learnt, is of the opinion that only the withdrawal of all suits in court could enable the PDP to hold a hitch-free national convention on October 31. According to a source,  members have identified Wike and Secondus as ...

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APC crisis started when Oyetola became Governor- Party’s scribe

The Caretaker Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State, Rasaq Salinsile says that the crisis currently rocking the party started when Governor Adegboyega Oyetola became the Governor I  November, 2018. He noted that , the crisis started when Oyetola began to mark some members of the party as archenemies after his emergence as the Governor of the ...

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Internal crises in political parties dangerous to Nigeria’s democracy- Bamanga Tukur

Bamanga Tukur, a former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), has called on the leadership and members of major political parties in the country to ensure the protection of the nation’s democracy. According to him, this can be done by avoiding bitterness and rancour as they engage in internal maneuvering for power. In a statement on Monday by ...

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Osun Guber: Why Adeleke’s chances are slim- Former lawmaker

A former member of the Osun State House of Assembly, Funmilayo Olasehinde has advised Senator Ademola Adeleke, a governorship aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to be weary of political associates who are only interested in his political ruin She said this while  while featuring on a political radio programme on Monday in Osogbo. According to her, the family ...

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HURIWA to Buhari: Gov Ortom deserves to be given national honour

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has told President Muhammadu Buhari to honour the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom with one of the nation’s highest honours for speaking and standing for social justice and for a decisive, law based and sincere counter-terror war. HURIWA blasts Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesman for displaying gross disrespect by picking up petty ...

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APC-led state governments pledge to allocate 25 per cent of budget to health sector

Health sector in States in the the All Progressives Congress (APC) controlled states attract 25 per cent annual budget henceforth. This decision was contained in a communique on Sunday in Abuja after a meeting of Commissioners of Health and Executive Secretaries of Primary Health Care Development Agency (PHCDA) of APC-controlled States on improving Primary Health Care Delivery in APC States. ...

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Amaechi has confessed there is secret looting in Buhari’s govt- PDP

The main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation has confessed to looting in President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. PDP said Amaechi’s recent claim has vindicated its stance that Buhari’s government is harbouring criminals and political robbers. It will be recalled that the Minister had over the weekend admitted to quiet stealing in the current ...

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Osun APC adopts consensus for Congress

Ahead of Saturday’s Local Government Congress, some key members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ila Federal Constituency of Osun State have adopted consensus arrangement for the exercise. A statement by the Secretary of the federal constituency, which comprises Ila, Boluwaduro and Ifedayo local governments, Chief Sunday Akere, said the decision followed a motion by Adenike Elizabeth Abioye representing Ifedayo ...

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