Politics

Jonathan, Best Thing To Have Happened To The North, Says Maku

NAN The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku, in Kaduna on Tuesday said President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration was the best thing to have happened to the North. Maku said this in Kaduna during a town hall meeting organised as part of National Good Governance Tour of Kaduna State. “There have been[Read More…]

Political Logjam In Sokoto: Shagari, Wamako’s Deputy Governor Insist on PDP Rejects APC

The Deputy Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Mukhtari Shagari, has said that he remains a loyal member of the PDP in spite of the defection of Gov. Aliyu Wamakko to APC. Shagari’s refusal to defect to the All Progressives Congress was made public at the state executive council, on Monday[Read More…]

Peace Meeting With Jonathan & PDP Governors Ends In Stalemate

The peace meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan and Peoples Democratic Party governors to put to an end the crisis in the party has again ended in a stalemate. The meeting that ended early hours of Monday had in attendance Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto State alongside his Kano counterpart, Rabiu[Read More…]

PDP Governors Resolve To Sack Bamanga Tukur

Governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday met at the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja, to do away with the National Chairman of the party who has led to the many crisis faced by the party. The governors resolved that the Chairman, must be asked to go[Read More…]

PDP Governors Met Yesterday To Strategize For 2015

Governors of Peoples Democratic Party met yesterday at the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge in Asokoro, Abuja, to review the strength of the party ahead of the 2015 elections. Some of the governors in attendance were: Liyel Imoke, Theodore Orji, Godswill Akpabio, Jonah Jang, Martin Elechi,  Emmanuel Uduaghan This is a[Read More…]

APC Governors, Kwankwaso & Wamakko Attend PDP Peace Meeting With Jonathan

The much awaited peace deal meeting with the Governors of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) that hadn’t defected was held at the Presidential Villa Sunday with President Jonathan. But surprisingly, two  Peoples Democratic Party governors who  had defected  to  the All Progressives Congress made a surprise appearance at a peace[Read More…]

‘Heed The Call Of Your Fatherland, Contest 2015 Election’ Group Tells Jonathan

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru A group of professional working on the umbrella of Jonathan Shall lead Again, JOSLA, 2015 – 2019, has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to harken to the voice of reason by contesting the 2015 presidential election in the country. The group which said its membership of professionals[Read More…]

Crisis Hits Adamawa APC Leadership, Marwa Moves Against Governor Nyako

The Adamawa Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is currently not having a smooth ride as one would have expected with the defection of the state Governor Murtala Nyako. Our sources from Adamawa state say Brigadier General Buba Marwa, of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change, CPC, and  Mr [Read More…]

Jonathan Meets G2 Governors Today

In a bid to resolve the crisis in the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  President Goodluck Jonathan will today meet with two of the seven aggrieved governors . The G2 Governors who are still in the party, Babangida Aliyu of Niger State, and Sule Lamido of Jigawa State had joined[Read More…]

Do Not Politicize ASUU Strike, Labaran Maku Warns APC

Nigerian Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, on Friday in Abuja called on the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) not to politicise the current strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). He said this while treating questions from journalists in his monthly news conference. “My advice to[Read More…]