Politics

APC NWC Slammed Amosun and Okorocha with Suspension

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended the Governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun and the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for anti-party activities. Others suspended by the APC NWC over anti-party activities are the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani and the Director-General of…

Atiku rejects the results of the presidential elections

The major contender in the 2019 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of People Democratic Party PDP has released a statement rejecting the outcome announced by the Independent Electoral Commission earlier today Wednesday, 27th February 2019. The statement reads: “I thank the Nigerian people who trooped out in their millions to perform their civic duty this…

President Buhari’s victory speech as the 2019 elections “President Elect”

President Muhammadu Buhari, early today, Wednesday, February 27, addressed the nation after he was declared the winner of the 2019 presidential election. In his statement below: My Dear Nigerians, First and foremost, I give thanks to Almighty God Who has spared our lives to witness another victory for Nigerian democracy and victory for our party…

INEC officially declares President Buhari winner of 2019 election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially declared President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress as the winner of the 2019 presidential election, beating his closest rival Atiku Abubakar of the PDP with over three million votes. The Chairman spelt out the duty of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) which is to…

Saraki concedes defeat but alleges irregularities

The current Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has reacted to his defeat last Saturday senatorial elections in a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu According to him, the process was not free of some inadequacies but wishes the winner the best of luck while the appropriate response will come…

President Buhari’s broadcast to the nation on the rescheduled elections.

President Muhammadu Buhari said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is now ready to deliver hitch free polls as rescheduled. He asked voters not to be afraid to come out and vote tomorrow, Saturday 23rd February 2019. Dear Nigerians, Finally, we have reached the eve of the rescheduled first round of this year’s general…

Asiwaju is not going anywhere. He remains gidigba (solid) in APC.

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has reacted in a statement to a video making rounds on social media regarding the events at Ogun rally. In the said video, Tinubu was seen throwing the party’s flag to National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole to give to the party’s governorship candidate in…

Why Buhari, Malami, Danladi should resign Over Onnoghen – Nwabueze

Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, has called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, Attorney General of the Federation and Justice Minister, Abubakar Malami, SAN and the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Justice Danladi Umar should A The Senior Advocate described their move against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen as…

Ministry of Foreign Affairs warns US, UK, EU on Onnoghen

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has warned the representatives of foreign countries and organizations in Nigeria on their comments on the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen. The Ministry expressed deep concern on involvement of the U.S Embassy, UK High Commission and European Union Election Observer Mission which is tantamount to an unacceptable interference in the…

Oby Ezekwesili Withdraws from Presidential race

Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) has surrendered her ticket to reinforce a coalition. The former Minister of Education announced her withdrawal in a statement made available to the press today, Thursday 24th January 2019 and as confirmed also in a series of tweets on her official…

Go to Owu and rest! – Sagay

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof Itse Sagay (SAN) on Tuesday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo was suffering from what he called “power withdrawal syndrome”. Reacting to recent statement by the former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s statement few days ago attacking President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Sagay said Obasanjo lacked the qualities that mark…

Chief Obasanjo – At War Against His Own Deeds – Tinubu

Response from the National Leader of All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju  Bola Tinubu to the former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Recall that few days ago, the former President raised some allegations in his statement on the current APC regime led by President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo’s statement has generated widespread reactions and thus this new one from Tinubu.…