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Monthly Archives: May 2022

2023: Don’t bring your campaigns to South East- IPOB warns political parties

A separatist group, the  Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has warned political parties against holding rallies in the South-East ahead of 2023 general elections. The statement was released on behalf of the group by its spokesman, Emma Powerful on Friday. The group specifically warned Ikechi Emenike, who is contesting for Abia governorship under the platform of the All Progressives Congress ...

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Ekiti 2022: APC candidate, Oyebanji asks Oni to withdraw if he is not serious

The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate for the June 18 election in Ekiti State, Biodun Oyebanji, has advised his Social Democratic Party counterpart, Segun Oni, to withdraw if he is not ready for a real contest in the impending poll. By utterances and dispositions, he alleged that Oni was posing as if he was expecting himself to be imposed on ...

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APC has turned itself to motorpark, brothel – Ex-chieftain, Adamu Garba

A former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adamu Garba, has taken a swipe at the ruling party, describes it  as a brothel and a motorpark. Revealing why he left APC, he said that the cost of its nomination and expression of interest forms chased him away. It will be recalled that he  recently purchased a presidential expression of ...

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2023: This is pay-back time, Kano will support you- Ganduje assures Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressive Congress APC, Bola Tinubu, Thursday night visited Kano State to call for the support of delegates ahead of the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC). It was learnt that the former Lagos State Governor  met with APC leaders and delegates at the Coronation Hall, Government House, Kano. It should be noted ...

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Nigeria is greatly challenged, we need competency, not zoning- Ebenezer Babatope

A top chieftain of the People Democratic Party PDP, Chief Ebenezer Babatope,, has warned the party to allow fairness, equity, and credibility to prevail at the presidential primary or else risk losing in 2023. Babatope gave the warning in an interview with newsmen on Thursday. It was gathered that the PDP is expected to hold its 2023 presidential primary on ...

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Kano APC Crisis: Lawmaker comes back to ruling party after NNPP denies him ticket

Lawmaker representing Bagwai/Shanono Constituency, in the State House of Assembly, Ali Ibrahim Isah Shanono has dumped  NNPP and rejoined the All Progressives Congress APC, after failing to obtain a ticket. It will be recalled that he also moved to NNPP hoping to have a chance to re-contest his House of Assembly seat but was denied a ticket by Kwankwaso. Not ...

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2023: Another northern presidency will spell doom for Nigeria, fuels more agitations -Ohaneaze

As political parties prepare for primary elections, apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has again appealed to the two major political parties to place the country’s interest above nepotism. The statement was released on Friday by Ohanaeze Secretary-General, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro. He said it was incumbent upon the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, delegates to ...

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“Fayose has betrayed me,” says ex-Ekiti dep gov as he withdraws from senatorial race

Ex-Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Prof Kolapo Olusola has withdrawn from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ekiti South Senatorial primary, saying that Ex-Governor Ayo Fayose betrayed him. In a letter, he personally signed and addressed to the National Chairman of the PDP, Olushola said that he even entered the race due to pressure from former Governor, Ayodele Fayose. According to him, ...

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Incessant killings in Southern Kaduna may prevent indigenes from partaking in 2023 general elections- Group

A group called Southern Kaduna indigenes have expressed fear that incessant  killings in their communities are to disenfranchise them from participating in the 2023 general elections. The spokesman of SOKAPU, Luka Binniyat, in a statement lamented that the invaders are allowed to violently exploit their lands. He called on the government to take urgent steps to fish out the perpetrators ...

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Leadership failure of APC govt led to insecurity- Saraki

Former Governor of Kwara state,  Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, blamed the dwindling security of Nigeria which have led to wanton destruction of lives and property to leadership failure. The Ex-President of the Senate, speaking in Jalingo, Taraba State while interacting with delegates and stakeholders of the state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), felt sad that Nigeria as a ...

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