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July 20, 2018 6:12 AM Osun guber: Fani-Kayode reveals aspirant he is supporting

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has announced that he is rooting for Senator Ademola Adeleke ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary this Saturday. In a tweet on Thursday, Fani-Kayode expressed confidence that Adeleke will be a good Governor. “I wish Sen. Ademola Adeleke the best in Saturday’s congress which will elect 16

July 19, 2018 1:21 PM BREAKING: Gov. Ortom arrives APC secretariat for meeting with Oshiomhole days after dumping party

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has arrived the All Progressives Congress, APC, headquarters for a crucial meeting with the party’s national officials. Ortom, who arrived at the party secretariat in Abuja, immediately proceeded to the top floor of the building to meet with senior officials of the party. Ortom stated this while swearing in the newly 17

July 19, 2018 1:07 PM FG to take over, complete Farin Ruwa Dam– The Sun News

In its bid to complete all on-going and abandoned water sector projects in the country, the Federal Government said it would take over and complete Farin Ruwa Dam in Nasarawa State. Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Water Resources, Dr. Musa Ibrahim, disclosed this when he received a delegation of the Nasarawa State, on Thursday, in Abuja 16

July 19, 2018 9:49 AM Justice Idris reveals when ex-Gov Kalu’s N7.6bn fraud case will be concluded

The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has directed that the alleged N7.6bn fraud case of a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, must be concluded before the end of September this year. According to Punch Newspaper, the trial judge, Justice Mohammed Idris, who was among the 12 High Court judges recently elevated to the Court 18

July 19, 2018 8:28 AM Akwa Ibom, Australian firm sign pact for Science Park –

Akwa Ibom State Government has finally signed a pact with a foreign firm to revive the abandoned Ibom Science Park project started in 2006 by former Governor Victor Attah, but abandoned by subsequent regimes. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to resuscitate the moribund multi-billion project was signed by the state government with SERGE Capital Investment 13

July 19, 2018 12:04 AM Trickster: Umeh regrets supporting Okorocha, threatens to publish documents– The Sun News

Former national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and a senator representing Anambra Central, Victor Umeh, has threatened to “expose” Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, for referring to him as nonperforming lawmaker. He said he regretted supporting Okorocha’s governorship ambition in 2011. Umeh described Okorocha as a “trickster 18

July 18, 2018 3:20 PM Imo 2019: Okorocha on a mission to destroy his deputy, Madumere – Ajumbe

A former Commissioner of Information in Imo state, and a member of the Imo state All Progressives Congress (APC) Coalition Alliance, Vitalis Ajumbe, has lampooned Governor Rochas Okorocha for allegedly instigating the impeachment move against his deputy, Eze Madumere. Ajumbe claimed that the allegations leveled against the deputy governor were all baseless 17

July 18, 2018 10:52 AM Osun guber: APC planning to disrupt our primaries – PDP cries out

As the two leading political parties in the September 22 gubernatorial election in Osun state, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, get set to pick candidates for the contest through primaries this week, the PDP has accused the APC of planning to disrupt its primaries slated for Saturday 17

July 18, 2018 9:24 AM BREAKING: Hoodlums burn down 2 schools to be commissioned by Dino Melaye in Kogi

The Government Girls Secondary School, Sarkin Noma and Lokongoma Secondary School in Lokoja LGA which were due for commissioning this morning have been razed down and vandalized by yet to be identified hoodlums. The schools were razed down and vandalized by the suspected hoodlums Tuesday night. The girls schools were among the sixty-nine projects the Senator 16

July 18, 2018 6:57 AM Governor Ortom speaks on joining PDP after dumping APC

Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has said he has not declared for any party yet, despite the emergence of his campaign posters for the 2019 governorship election, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The posters were put in strategic places alongside the earlier ones with APC symbol, but they did not bear the picture of Deputy 18