Politics

Jonathan’s Strategy Against Terrorism Is Not Working, APC Flays FG For Chasing Shadows

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has strongly condemned the recent deadly terrorist attacks in Abuja and Bauchi that killed at least 37 people and injured many more, calling the Boko Haram group suspected to be behind the attacks despicable and inhuman in its misguided terror campaign. In a statement issued[Read More…]

Divide And Rule, Ayo Fayose Thanks Opeyemi Bamidele For Contributing To His Victory

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has said that Labour Party’s candidate ,Opeyemi Bamidele, contributed to his victory in the June 21 governorship election.  “I want to thank you for making yourself available for Ekiti people as an agent of change through June 21 election. What you did is a[Read More…]

PDP To Serve Defecting APC Governors Notice In Newspaper

An Abuja Federal High Court on Friday granted an ex-parte application filed by the People’s Democratic Party for substituted service against its five governors who defected to the All Progressives Congress. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that PDP had sued the governors, praying the court to declare their seats vacant[Read More…]

APC Plans Mayhem In Ekiti – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has descended heavily on the National leadership of the APC for not accepting the processes and outcome of the last Saturday’s Ekiti governorship election which was roundly and overtly won by the PDP candidate, Mr. Ayodele Fayose. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh said the[Read More…]

APC To Challenge Ekiti Election Results In Court

The All Progressives Congress, APC,  Thursday, said it will challenge the results of last Saturday’s governorship elections in Ekiti State in court. Ayo Fayose of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP had won in a landslide and incumbent governor, Kayode Fayemi conceded defeat of the polls. But with a communique issued[Read More…]

Governor Fayemi’s Concession Of Defeat, A Political Stunt – Ayo Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr Ayo Fayose, on Thursday in Abuja, said the concession of incumbent Governor Kayode Fayemi to defeat was a stunt aimed at eliciting public sympathy. Fayose told the News Agency of Nigeria that although Fayemi at the weekend conceded publicly and congratulated him, the governor had[Read More…]

Ndoma-Egba Accuses Tinubu Of Attempt To Malign Senate Leadership

The Senate Leader, Sen. Victor Ndoma-Egba, on Thursday in Abuja accused Sen. Oluremi Tinubu (APC-Lagos) of attempting to malign the reputation of the leadership of the Senate. Ndoma-Egba raised a Point of Order under Order 43 of the Senate Standing Rules which bothered on a matter of breach of privileges[Read More…]

“Does A Governor Whom Everyone Said Did Well, Lose His Ward?” Ekiti Results Frightens Fashola

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), last night took another angle from the popular approval of the last weekend’s governorship election in Ekiti State, saying the defeat of his colleague, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, frightened him. Speaking with journalists after the meeting with the chairmen and vice-chairmen of 20 local[Read More…]

Nigerian Youths Demand 30% Elective Positions

Nigerian youth under the aegis of Nigeria Youth campaign are demanding 30 per cent elective and appointive positions in the country. Speaking yesterday in Abuja during the launch of its youth campaign website, campaign.ng, Founder of the group Comrade Uche Chuta said it was time for the Nigerian youth to[Read More…]

PDP Can Never Win Rivers State, We Are Not Ekiti — APC Boasts

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, has dismissed as a fluke, last Saturday’s dislodgement of the party by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the governorship election in Ekiti State. “This development, which was unexpected, does not portend anything any danger for the APC in 2015, especially in[Read More…]