Tag: #NigeriaDecides

2019 Politicking Begins As Tambuwal, El-Rufai, Yari, Plot To Stop Buhari MUST READ

At least three governors from the North West geo-political zone in Nigeria are under scrutiny over their alleged bids to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from doing a second term. Newsdiaryonline exclusively reports that though Buhari has not openly made his second term bid known, his associates have reliably informed the news[Read More…]

Saraki Says Perpetrators Of Violence During Bayelsa Election Must Be Held Accountable

Senate President Bukola Saraki, on Sunday, stated that perpetrators of violence during the supplementary election in Bayelsa State must be held accountable. Saraki was reacting to reports that violence marred the supplementary polls in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the oil-rich state. “Reports of violence that trailed Supplementary Election[Read More…]

Complying With The Rule Of Law Is The Key To Strengthen Democracy – Lawmaker Tells Buhari

The lawmaker representing Ojo Federal Constituency in the lower legislative chamber, Hon Tajudeen Obasa has charged President Buhari to rule the country in accordance with the stipulated laws in the Nigeria’s constitution. Obasa, who is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party attributed the survival of democracy in the country[Read More…]

The Economist Magazine Is Predicting An ‘Uninspiring Economic Growth’ For Nigeria Under Buhari In 2016

Economic growth under the presidency of Muhammadu Buhari will be “uninspiring” in 2016, The Economist has said. In the 2015 edition of its annual prediction of the economic situation of countries in an approaching year, the paper also said the All Progressives Congress (APC) will limit Buhari’s strides in the[Read More…]

Faleke, Kogi Deputy Governor-Elect Rejects Position, Resumes At House Of Reps

Honourable James Faleke, the deputy governor-elect of Kogi State, on Tuesday, resumed in the House of Representatives. The APC had named Faleke as the running mate to Yahaya Bello in the supplementary governorship election in Kogi State but he refused and headed to court, insisting that the Independent National Electoral[Read More…]

Yahaya Bello, Governor-elect, Begs Faleke To Accept The Outcome Of The Kogi Polls

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council of the Kogi State Governor-elect, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has pleaded with the running mate, Hon James Abiodun Faleke and other aggrieved party members to accept the new development as the wish of God. “We plead with them to cooperate with Bello to develop[Read More…]

IBB Says Jonathan Wasn’t Clueless, “He Was Just Inexperienced”

Former military dictator, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) has said inexperience, rather than incompetence and cluelessness, was what cost immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan eventually. Jonathan’s re-election bid ended in defeat and his political party lost several States as well in the fall-out. Speaking with The Interview magazine, Babangida said Jonathan[Read More…]

We Will Not Allow Social Media To Be Used As An Instrument Of Blackmail Says Dino Melaye

Nigeria’s Senator Dino Melaye, one of the Senators in the forefront of the Social Media bill has reacted to his stands concerning the bill that seeks to incriminate social media users over false publication . In a series of tweets via his social media accounts, the All Progressives Congress Senator[Read More…]

Just In: INEC Declares APC’s Yahaya Bello Winner Of Kogi State Governorship Election

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Kogi State governorship election, Mr Yahaya Bello, has been declared the winner of the election. Mr Bello, who is substitute to late Mr Abubakar Audu, defeated the incumbent Governor, Captain Idris Wada, of the Peoples Democratic Party who was seeking[Read More…]

PDP In Early Lead In Bayelsa Guber Polls, INEC Postpones Elections In Southern Ijaw

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is leading at the Governorship elections in Bayelsa State from results trickling in, according to Pointblanknews.com correspondent in Yenogoa. Results from Sagbama, Kolokuma Okpokuma, Nembe and Ogbia shows the PDP candidate, Hon. Seriaki Dickson leading. Although the elections in Sagbama Local Government Areas has been very peaceful, reports from[Read More…]