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Author Archives: Ajibola

You can’t use us to achieve political ambition- NBA hits back at Wike

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has rapped the Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike over the knuckles after describing the body  as a “paper tiger” that had failed to protect the Judiciary Responding to Wike’s comment, NBA President Olumide Akpata defended the association’s record of defending the judiciary. The group linked Wike’s comment to his presidential ambition, saying that the Governor should ...

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APC Primaries: I see Tinubu coming first, Osinbajo has no chance- Omokri

Ex-presidential aide Reno Omokri has taken a dim view of the chance of the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in the upcoming  APC presidential primary election. According to him, is no chance for  Osinbajo emerging as the presidential candidate of he coming primary. The former aide of Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan predicted that the National Leader of the APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ...

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Senatorial Seat: Sen Adeola and Ogun APC elders at war path over eligibility

Some top stakeholders  of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ogun West Senatorial District have kicked against  the relocation of the Lagos West Senator, Olamilekan Adeola, to Ogun State. Describing the planned act as illegal, the elders added that  he is not qualified to contest in the state. They totally condemned alleged attempt by Adeola to contest in Ogun ...

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Shekarau: I dumped APC for NNPP to save Kano from collapsing

Ex-Governor of Kano State Senator Ibrahim Shekarau, has explained why he dumped the the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, Responding to questions from the BBC Hausa service, he said that he decamped to save his State from its current predicament. It will be recalled that .Ibrahim Shekarau representing Kano Central dumped the ruling ...

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Why we made our forms available to everyone who needs it- APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has shed light on why it sold its presidential nomination and expression of interest forms for theto everyone who came purchasing. Responding to questions in an interview on  Channels Television o the APC spokesman, Barr. Felix Morka was asked why the party went as far as allowing groups and individuals to buy forms for some ...

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2023 Presidency: North should forget the plan of producing next President- Joe Igbokwe

The Special Adviser to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Drainage and Water Resources, Joe Igbokwe, a chieftain has cautioned the North against thinking it would produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor in 2023. The chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos State, said the North should perish the thought of a Northerner succeeding Buhari in 2023. He ...

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2023: Buhari will declare the fate of some Ministers – Lai

The Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has noted that  President Muhammadu Buhari would decide the fate of ministers who declared interest in elective offices but later backed out. Speaking with newsmen after the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, Lai said he will need to return to the President to know the fate of the ministers. “The ...

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2023 Presidency: APC names three people who bought forms and didn’t submit

The ruling  All Progressives Congress, APC, has revealed those who did not submit their presidential nomination and expression of interest forms after the purchase. It also confirmed that about 25 forms were submitted. In an interview with Channels Television on Wednesday, the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Barr. Felix Morka, said 25 forms were filled and submitted. He said that  the ...

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Osun 2022: We understand the challenges, but we are ready – INEC

The Electoral umpire, the  Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared that it is not “under any illusion about its operations and processes for optimal performance”  as regrds July 16 Osun Governorship election and  2023 general elections in the country. The statement was made on Wednesday, by the Chairman, Board of Electoral Institute, Professor Abdullahi Abdu Zuru at the Pre-election ...

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Why we adjusted time-table for presidential primary election – APC

The  All Progressives Congress, APC, has stated reasons for its decision to adjust its presidential primary election timetable. Speaking in a press release, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Felix Morka, on Wednesday, announced that the presidential primary of the party has been rescheduled to hold on May 29th, 2022. It will be recalled that  the primary was ...

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