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2019: INEC announces date for Presidential, National Assembly elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the dates for the Presidential and National Assembly elections, which will hold in 2019. INEC chairman, Professor Yakubu Mahmood, made this announcement, while meetijng with members of...

RESTRUCTURING: Northern States Give Conditions.

As The wind of restructuring debate continued to sweep across the country, northern states of Kano, Kastina, Jigawa, Nasarawa and Benue, yesterday, gave condition upon which they would support it: retention of a strong...

Fayose gives more reasons for declaring to run in 2019 election

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has given more insights into why he opted to run for the office of the President in 2019 despite the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, zoning the slot to...
Prince Dayo Adeyeye

Ekiti PDP chief decries ‘plot’ to burn down his radio station

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has raised the alarm over an alleged plot by some politicians to burn down his radio station, Voice 89.9 FM. Adeyeye said...

Nigerians, Not PDP Will Determine My Presidency – Fayose

In this interview with Channels Television’s political correspondent, Seun Okinbaloye, the governor also reacted to the arrest of the Commissioner of Finance and the Accountant General of Ekiti State by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Read excerpts from the...

Sukuk Bond: ‘Christianise Nigeria Too’ – Falana Mocks CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has been told by Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana, to “Christianise” the country by setting up interest-free banks. He said this in reaction to the dust raised by the...

Senates Approves Death Sentence For Kidnapping Or Wrongful Confinement For Ransom

THE Senate has approved death sentence for abduction, wrongful restraints or wrongful confinement for ransom. The upper chamber also approved 30 years jail term for anybody that colluded with an abductor. This followed the passage of...

‘Give Us Control Of The Federal Roads In Our States’ – Governors Tell FG

The Federal Government has been urged by the 36 State governors to give them control of the federal roads in their states. This was part of their demands at the national economic council (NEC) meeting...

Those I will arrest when I become president – Fayose Speak

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said that those arresting people today will be arrested tomorrow. This followed his insistence that he will become Nigeria’s next president. Fayose, in a series of tweets on Thursday...

THE MASSIVE FRAUD Why We Arrested Fayose’s Finance Commissioner, AG. – EFCC

The Ekiti States officials were yesterday arrested while the Governor, Ayodele Fayose was officially declaring hi 2019 Presidential ambition. The money was alleged to have been part of the bailout which was paid to the...

2019: What I will do if PDP fails to give me presidential ticket –...

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has revealed what he will do if the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, denies him the chance of fyling its flag at the 2019 presidential election. We reported that Fayose had...

2019: Kaduna APC Member Says Buhari, El Rufai Will Win

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state have endorsed Governor Nasiru El-Rufai and President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office come 2019. At a stakeholders meeting held in the state...
Dino Melaye

Melaye’s Recall: Judge Transfers Case To Appeal Court; INEC Withdraws Motion

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that all issues pertaining to the recall process of Senator Dino Melaye be taken to the Court of Appeal. This is coming as the Independent...

Senator Abaribe Faults Categorisation Of IPOB As A Terrorist Group

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Mining, Power and Metallurgy, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe, has faulted the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra and its categorisation as a terrorist organistion, saying it indirectly meant calling...

I Will Defeat President Buhari In Fair Election – Fayose

It is still a full year and five months to the 2019 elections, but some politicians eyeing the highest office in the land are already positioning themselves to run. One of such is the Ekiti...