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November 16, 2018 2:37 PM 2019 presidency: IPOB takes position on Atiku’s endorsement reveals when Kanu will address Igbo

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has reacted to the reported endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar by some Igbo leaders. The pro-Biafran group disagreed with the leaders, noting that there was no concrete, written and sealed agreement of what Atiku will do for Ndigbo. This was contained in a statement 17

November 16, 2018 7:27 AM 2019: INEC promises Nigerians free, fair polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promised to conduct credible general elections next year. The INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made this promise while speaking at the 6th Anniversary Lecture and Investiture into the Realnews Hall of Fame in Lagos yesterday. The event was tagged: “Political transitions and Africa’s economic 18

November 13, 2018 11:20 AM Iniesta names club that’ll win Champions League, La Liga, others

Barcelona legend, Andres Iniesta has said that Ernesto Valverde’s side are the favourite candidates to win this season’s Champions League, La Liga and Copa Del Rey. Iniesta, who left Barca for Japanese side, Vissel Kobe in the summer, believes the Camp Nou club have unique players that can make them win all the titles this term. Barca are currently on top of the Spanish 20

November 12, 2018 2:30 PM Conte finally reveals why he did not take Real Madrid job

Antonio Conte has revealed he did not become Real Madrid’s manager, because he wants to start with his next club after the season ends. After being sacked by Chelsea in the summer, the 49-year-old was one of the leading candidates to replace Julen Lopetegui, who was dismissed by Madrid two weeks ago. But Madrid opted not to bring Conte to the Santiago 22

November 12, 2018 5:46 AM 2019 election: Gov. Tambuwal’s name missing as INEC displays list of Sokoto guber candidates

The name of Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, was not in the list of governorship candidates from the state displayed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Sunday. Governor Tambuwal was one of the aspirants who contested for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the party’s elective National 19

November 9, 2018 8:38 PM BREAKING: INEC finally publishes name of Imo APC governorship candidate

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally published the name of Senator Hope Uzodimma as governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Imo State. The Senator’s name was pasted at the INEC office along Port Harcourt road in Owerri, with Akaolisa Cyprain Okechukwu, as his running mate. Uzodimma’s name was displayed 23

November 9, 2018 7:23 PM 2019: 34 governorship candidates jostle for power in Ebonyi

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Ebonyi State chapter on Friday announced the participation of 34 governorship candidates in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Ebonyi State, Prof. Godswill Obioma, made this known while briefing journalists in Abakaliki, Capital of Ebonyi State 18

November 5, 2018 3:36 PM Muslim-Muslim ticket: El-Rufai has displayed political, religious insensitivity in Kaduna – Rev. Para-Mallam

More reactions have continued to trail the choice of a Muslim running mate by Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, as the regional secretary of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), Rev. Gideon Para-Mallam has said that with the choice of Dr. Hadiza, the Governor has displayed political and religious insensitivity of enormous 21

November 2, 2018 1:42 PM EPL: Mourinho names three clubs to win Premier League title ahead of Man Utd

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has named three clubs that he feels are the right candidates to win this season’s Premier League title ahead of his team. According to Mourinho, the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City are the three qualified candidates for the English topflight league title this term, more than United. The 55-year-old 24

November 1, 2018 3:57 PM 2019: 500 SDP members, Excos join PDP in Abia

About 500 members, including the entire executives of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia state, Thursday, dumped the party for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state. Okoroafor pledged on behalf of other decampees, to work with all the PDP candidates to ensure a huge success in the upcoming 2019 election 27