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October 19, 2018 6:10 AM 2019: Buhari’s in-law, Amosun, Abe lose out as APC submits candidates’ names

Former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Chairman, Nuhu Ribadu; Senator Magnus Abe and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani have lost out in the nomination process for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Appeals Committee rejected their appeals and upheld results of the primaries 19

October 18, 2018 6:53 PM Borno APC: Wild jubilations as Zullum names Kadafur as running mate

The tension that enveloped the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State over the choice of the Deputy Governorship candidate has given way to wild jubilations following the unveiling of Umar Usman Kadafur. DAILY POST reports that Maiduguri the state capital, Biu, Hawul and adjourning areas erupted into jubilations, celebrating Kadafur’s choice 23

October 18, 2018 3:32 PM APC, PDP lose members as more federal lawmakers defect

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday, lost members in the House of Representatives. Akinlaja Joseph, a member of the PDP joined the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), while Olatoye Sugar, a member of the APC, switched camp to the Action Democratic Congress (ADC). Their defections were announced in a letter which 25

October 17, 2018 8:24 PM 2019: Why I took back property I gave to APC – Mama Taraba

The former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development in the present administration, Aisha Alhassan, a.k.a Mama Taraba, has revealed why she allowed her supporters take back property she donated to her former party, the All Progressives Congress, APC. The former Minister said it was not wrong because of the level of injustice they meted to her. Alhassan 18

October 16, 2018 9:32 PM Over 30 per cent farmland lost to flooding in 2018 – Uduaghan

The Delta South Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has lamented the devastating effects of flooding this year, 2018. He said “it has led to premature harvesting and destruction of farmlands, including fish ponds in the country, particularly in the oil-rich region.” Uduaghan made the assertion at his Warri 17

October 16, 2018 5:49 AM My house surrounded – Fayose

Outgoing Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose, has alleged “planned invasion” of his house. He said he had informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of his readiness to submit himself for questioning and that there was no need for drama. “It is known to the public that I offered to make myself available at the EFCC office today”, he tweeted 19

October 15, 2018 5:12 PM APC speaks on suspension of North-east vice chairman

APC deputy national publicity secretary, Yekini Nabena, declared that those behind the declaration had no such powers. “We state categorically that the purported suspension is a nullity as the North East Zonal Office does not have such powers to suspend a National Officer. “According to the Party’s constitution, such powers reside with the National Executive 24

October 14, 2018 5:45 PM APC vs PDP: Wike speaks on Atiku’s chances against Buhari in 2019

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, will dethrone the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government in 2019. He spoke at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Sunday during a Special Thanksgiving Service for the successful hosting of 2018 PDP National 28

October 14, 2018 4:19 PM Travel ban: Ohanaeze spokesman, Ibegbu backs Buhari

Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, deputy national publicity secretary of the apex Igbo organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has backed the federal government’s ban on 50 high-profile persons from traveling abroad over corruption cases. This followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6. Ibegbu, who spoke in an interview 20

October 14, 2018 2:31 PM 2019: PDP candidate blows hot over vote buying

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic ‎Party (PDP) in Bauchi State, Senator Bala Mohammed Kaura has disclosed that his party would no longer tolerate injustice, vote buying and humiliation of his supporters ahead of, and during the 2019 general election. Senator Kaura made the disclosure yesterday in Bauchi while addressing a reconciliation 20