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March 22, 2018 7:36 AM Over 100,000 dump PDP, APC for SDP in Adamawa

Over a hundred thousand people in Adamawa State have dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Social Democratic Party (SDP). National Chairman of SDP, Chief Olu Falae stated this Wednesday during the official decamping rally of Chief Emmanuel Bello to SDP at the Lamido Cinema of Adamawa State. “I have come to receive 14

March 21, 2018 6:41 PM Fortuna Sittard reveal why Oliseh cannot return as manager

Second division Dutch club, Fortuna Sittard, have expressed satisfaction that they have cleared the allegation of engaging in illegal activities levelled against the club by their former manager, Sunday Oliseh. Oliseh, who has previously handled the Super Eagles, was suspended by Fortuna Sittard last month. The club claimed at that time that he was suspended 16

March 21, 2018 4:17 PM 2018: Osun LG Parliamentarian Urges Voters To Collect PVCs

The leader of the House, Irewole North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), State of Osun Parliamentarian Ademola Owoade has charged Osun citizens to ensure they get their Permanent Voter Cards. He also urged those who have just attained the age of 18 to register and collect their voter cards. Hon. Owoade make disclosure during the LCDA party organized 18

March 20, 2018 7:40 AM 2019: Ladoja playing God in Oyo politics – Senator Agboola

The immediate past Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Hosea Ayoola Agboola, yesterday, said the role being played by the former governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, in the crisis rocking the state chapter of the PDP portended danger for the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. He alleged that the former governor was playing God with his threat 16

March 20, 2018 5:59 AM Fani-Kayode threatens Nigerian leaders with bullets, swords

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has threatened to unleash his ‘bullets and sword’ on any politician who lies to the people. The former minister, who claimed he is not a politician, vowed to continue to air his views on governance in the country. According to him, “Any leader that tells lies or talks rubbish, whether he be in govt. or opposition 17

March 20, 2018 2:15 AM I’ve no score to settle with Archbishop Obinna –Okorocha

State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said he is not in anyway angry with the Catholic Archbishop of Owerri, Anthony Obinna, over his comments after an alleged attack at Funeral Mass in Owerri North, recently. The governor said he has no score to settle with the cleric, contrary to media reports, just as he appealed to politicians in the state, as well as residents 19

March 19, 2018 4:06 PM Maryam Sanda’s murder trial: Drama as witness disappears in court

The trial of Maryam Sanda, the alleged killer of her husband, Bilyamin Bello, has taken a new twist as a prosecution witness disappeared after arriving in court on Monday. The late Bello was son of a former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Haliru Bello. The witness, Alhassan Abdulmumin, had arrived the court premises with the prosecution 15

March 19, 2018 7:33 AM 2019: Buhari faults Oyedepo’s claim on defection of APC members to PDP

The Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Kwara State, Suleiman Buhari has said that no member of the party defected to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at Alanamu ward in Ilorin West Local Government Area of the state. But in a statement by Buhari, he said Oyedepo’s claim that 800 members of APC defected to PDP was misleading 21

March 19, 2018 7:25 AM Thugs interrupt APC governor’s speech

Suspected political thugs, yesterday, interrupted the speech of the governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar at an occasion to receive decampees from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Birnin-Kudu local government area (LGA) of the state. Daily Trust newspaper reports that the venue of the event was thrown 21

March 19, 2018 6:20 AM Osun 2018: Why we want Fani-Kayode as governor – PDP youths

The youth wing of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West region has urged former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, to run in the September governorship election in Osun State. The youths under the aegis of PDP Progressive Forum, said the former Minister had the potential to lead the state to the promised land. According to them, the dreams 16