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January 10, 2019 5:36 PM APC vs PDP: Dickson, Sylva in heated exchange

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and his predecessor, Timipre Sylva of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have resumed their verbal war. His spokesman, Fidelis Soriwei said that the governor was too involved and indeed occupied with the execution of the mandate the Bayelsa people gave to him, to be distracted 24

January 4, 2019 7:18 AM 2019: Ozekhome reacts as INEC names Buhari’s niece official to announce presidential results

A Human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, has reacted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, appointment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s niece, Amina Zakari as its head of collation center. Reacting to the appointment, Ozekhome said INEC’s action was a clear pre-election rigging strategy. Speaking with Independent yesterday, the Senior 20

July 25, 2018 2:22 PM What Senators, Reps’ defection has done to Buhari, APC – PDP

The spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan on Wednesday revealed why lawmakers from the Senate and the House of Representatives defected from the All Progressives Congress, APC. Ologbondiyan disclosed that the defection of the lawmakers was an indication that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has failed 25

July 15, 2018 11:01 AM Ekiti election: How APC reacted to Fayemi’s victory

The party’s reaction was contained in a statement by Bolaji Abdullahi, the National Publicity Secretary. The Party noted that Dr. Fayemi ran an effective and positive campaign focused on his agenda of rebuilding the economy of the state and returning its lost values of integrity, prudence and decency. APC commended the Independent National Electoral 20

July 12, 2018 4:12 AM Umahi in the shadow of vultures’ talonsThe Sun News

In his reference to the Federal Government’s plan to establish cattle colonies in some states of the federation, Mr. Obi writes: “Ebonyi State is the only state in Eastern Nigeria captured in the plan.” This is true and it is a matter of national record and public knowledge and the selection was not done in consultation, directly or indirectly, with Governor 24

May 16, 2018 12:32 PM Police berates Reddington Hospital for rejecting gunshot victim, warns others

The Lagos State Police Command, on Wednesday, warned hospital authorities against the rejection of gunshot victims or the attitude of asking for police report before treatment. A press statement signed by the command’s spokesman, SP Chike Oti, said the command had to repeat the warning, following a report that one hospital in Ikeja rejected a gunshot 37

May 11, 2018 5:16 PM El-Rufai uses Quran verses to justify curses on Kaduna senators

Governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-Rufai has cited some verses in the Quran to explain why he cursed Kaduna senators. The governor who was speaking at the official handing over of party flags to the candidates of the party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) ahead of the local government elections into the 23 local government area at the Kaduna township stadium 104

March 13, 2018 5:36 PM PDP reacts to Buhari’s rejection of amendment to Electoral Law

In a statement by its spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP noted that it believes in democracy and subscribes to all its tenets including the respect for the powers of the National Assembly to make laws and to amend such laws as occasion demands. “In the light of this development, the PDP, and indeed all well-meaning Nigerians, now eagerly await the final 64

March 13, 2018 3:34 PM INEC speaks on Buhari’s rejection of bill re-ordering elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to put assent to the National Assembly’s amendment of the Electoral Act. The Director, INEC Voters Education and Publicity, Oluwole Uzzi, when contacted by DAILY POST, said, “We would work with the existing arrangement. The status quo remains 44

February 27, 2018 2:27 PM Amaechi asks Ndigbo to reject cattle colony, says Nigeria being governed by unknown laws

First Republic minister, Mbazulike Amaechi, stated that governors of the South-East are behaving like Jelly fish and hiding their heads in the sand like ostriches. He said this while calling on the Igbo to reject the call for the setting up of cattle colonies. He also said Nigeria was being ruled by laws unknown to the majority of its citizens. The elder 41