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  • Ekiti 2018: Adeyeye Leaves PDP, To Announce New Party

    May 10, 2018 2:37 PM 31

    The immediate past National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has resigned from the party barely 48 hours after he was beaten to the PDP governorship ticket in Ekiti state by incumbent deputy governor, Prof Kolapo Olusola. The former minister, who came second in the PDP governorship primaries on Tuesday with 771 votes

  • APC Leadership Sacks LG Chairman In Delta

    May 9, 2018 10:34 AM 24

    The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has sacked the Chairman of the Delta State LGA and Ward Congress Committee, Mr Sani Dododo. Mr Dododo was on Wednesday sacked for announcing the controversial results from the last Saturday APC ward congresses that held across the state. He had on Monday announced the results of the ward congress

  • We Will Conduct Better Primary Than APC, Says PDP

    May 7, 2018 2:57 PM 28

    The Peoples Democratic Party has vowed to resist any attempt to disrupt or cause crises at the governorship election primary of the party, coming up on Tuesday. The Vice National Chairman (South-West) of the party, Dr. Eddy Olafeso, who spoke with journalists on Monday in Akure, the Ondo State capital said, all arrangements to have a hitch-free primary

  • Melaye Denied Bail, Remains In Police Custody

    May 3, 2018 2:59 PM 27

    The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Mr. Dino Melaye, has been denied bail in the case of an alleged conspiracy and aiding of jailbreak. The lawmaker was brought to court in a police ambulance around 9:17 am. However, before his arrival, heavily armed policemen took positions within and outside the court premises

  • Decampees, PDP’s Liability – Osun APC Chair

    May 2, 2018 11:21 AM 29

    The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC in the State of Osun, Prince Gboyega Famodun has described as laughable, claims by the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party PDP that decampees from the party would make it win the September 22 governorship election in the state. In a statement he personally signed, the party chair said that the opposition

  • Oyo Speaker To Be Laid To Rest On Thursday

    April 30, 2018 11:58 AM 30

    The late Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, Michael Adeyemo, will be buried on Thursday. He will be laid to rest at his hometown in Lanlate, Ibarapa North East Local Council Development Area of Oyo State. The decision was taken at Sunday night’s meeting by the burial planning committee and approved by Governor Abiola Ajimobi. Thursday’s funeral

  • Saraki, Senators Visit Melaye At National Hospital

    April 25, 2018 1:36 PM 25

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and many senators are currently at the National Hospital Abuja to visit one of their own, Dino Melaye who was admitted yesterday. According to information, the convoy arrived at the facility at 1:33pm. Reports say the lawmakers are now meeting with the management of the hospital, ahead of a visit to Senator Dino Melaye’s

  • Ghanian Lawmakers Witness Mace Theft Drama At Senate Plenary

    April 18, 2018 4:33 PM 32

    Lawmakers from Ghana were on a visit to the National Assembly on Wednesday when the hoodlums invaded the Senate chamber and stole the mace. The Ghanaians, who were also as confused as the Nigerians scampering to safety, watched in amazement. They entered the House and sat at the gallery to observe proceedings as members debated the invasion

  • Hoodlums Invasion, Mace Snatching Act Of Treason – Senate

    April 18, 2018 11:48 AM 25

    The Senate has accused a lawmaker, Ovie Omo-Agege, of leading hoodlums to seize the mace, which serves as the chamber’s symbol of authority. In a statement after the incident on Wednesday, Senate spokesperson, Sabi Abdullahi, said the incident is an act of treason. Today, some armed hoodlums led by suspended Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, walked into the Senate

  • Aregbesola Has Done Well, It Would Be Hard For PDP To Take Over From Him – Babatope

    April 12, 2018 10:09 AM 27

    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Chief Ebenezer Babatope has lauded Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s achievements in the State of Osun saying it will be hard for the PDP to take over from him in November, 2018. Babatope stated this on Thursday while featuring on a programme on Rave 91.7fm in Osogbo. He said the Governor has done well so far; a development