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January 15, 2019 7:38 PM Katsina: What’ll happen to non-performing NASS members in my next tenure – Gov Masari

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said that non-performing National Assembly legislators from the state will in the next dispensation be made to face recall by the electorate. He, however, expressed optimism that the All Progressives Congress candidates would perform. He further said that the foot-dragging witnessed in the National Assembly 710

January 15, 2019 2:13 PM BBNaija 2019: Audition centers, eligible candidates announced [VIDEO]

Audition centers for the fourth edition of Big Brother Naija have been officially released. The African top reality show, which will for the first time hold in Nigeria, will be hosted by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu. The auditions as announced by DSTV will hold on Feb. 1 and Feb. 2 in eight locations across Nigeria, an increase from previous editions 667

January 14, 2019 7:40 PM Anambra: APC appoints Basil Ejidike as Acting Chairman

Following the Judgement of a Federal High Court sitting in Akwa, nullifying the election of the Anambra State All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman, the Party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole, has appointed Hon. Basil Ejidike as Acting Chairman for the state chapter of the party. The decision was contained in a January 11, 2019 letter 136

January 13, 2019 7:22 PM 2019 election: Archbishop of Lagos tells Nigerians candidates to vote

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has advised the electorate to vote into power, in the 2019 general elections, those they could trust. Martins gave the advice at the solemn dedication ceremony of St John’s Catholic Church, Igando, Lagos. He said that voters should not engage in selling of their Permanent Voter Cards 135

January 13, 2019 6:53 AM Nigerian Airforce: Guidelines for 2019 recruitment exercise released [Full details]

The Nigerian Airforce has released guidelines, as its recruitment exercise for 2019 begins. Online registration starts January 12, 2019 and closes on February 23, 2019. Candidates that qualify after the registration process, would be invited for Zonal Recruitment Exercise, which would hold from March 9 to March 23, 2019. Those who qualify after the Zonal 138

January 12, 2019 3:59 PM PDP vs APC: Gov. Ortom blows hot ahead of 2019 elections

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue State has assured residents of the state that there would be no room for rigging and manipulation of votes in the forthcoming elections. NAN reports that Ortom gave the assurance on Saturday in Vandeikya Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. He dispelled fears that the election would be rigged, noting that the people would 136

January 8, 2019 6:35 AM 2019 election: Senator Abe under fire for ‘working’ with Wike to destroy APC

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has said that it was now clear that Senator Magnus Abe was being used by the state Governor, Nyesom Wike to destroy the party. Eze said this in a statement he forwarded to DAILY POST in reaction to the Federal High Court judgement that nullified the governorship 145

January 7, 2019 7:46 PM 2019: APC reacts as Court restrains INEC from recognizing its candidate in Rivers

The All Progressives Congress (APC), said it was studying the Federal High Court ruling, restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognising any of its candidates for the forthcoming general elections in Rivers State. DAILY POST had reported that a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt on Monday restrained INEC from recognising 112

January 7, 2019 4:08 PM 2019 elections: Gov. Obiano urges Anambra politicians to emulate him

Ahead of this year’s general elections, Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano has warned politicians not to compromise the peaceful nature of the state by indulging in violent politicking. Obiano, who spoke during a press interview, admonished political parties and their candidates participating in the forthcoming polls to conduct their campaigns peacefully 111

January 4, 2019 7:55 PM 2019: Enugu PDP strategizes to sweep polls

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Enugu State has resolved to make a clean sweep of the 2019 polls in the State. To this end, the party has decided to embark on mass mobilsation and fundraising at all levels in the State to ensure robust campaign. The Director-General of the Enugu State Campaign Organisation, Dr. Charles Egumgbe, made this known after 113