Category: Politics

We’re better, stronger together, Says President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2021

“Despite occasional inter-ethnic tensions in our national history, it seems to me that we have all agreed on one point that, notwithstanding our diversity of ... Read More

INEC Suspends Ekiti East 1 State Constituency Bye-Election

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2021

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has indefinitely suspended the Ekiti East 1 constituency bye-election. The Commission said it received reports that the election holding ... Read More

South African, Patrice Motsepe Elected 7th CAF President in Rabat, As Pinnick Makes FIFA Council

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2021

Dr Patrice Motsepe, of South Africa has been elected as the 7th President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) who becomes person to occupy ... Read More

Okonjo-Iweala Appointed First Female, African WTO Director-General

Henry Solomon- February 15, 2021

Nigerian economist and former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was on Monday appointed as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization. This was announced ... Read More

Senate Resumes, Confirmation of Service chiefs

Tanimu- February 9, 2021

President of the Senate Ahmad Lawan has read the Presidential request for the confirmation of the appointment of the new service chiefs. Dr. Lawan, also ... Read More

Gov Inuwa Yahaya, Others Join President Buhari in Daura as APC Flags-off Membership Registration

Suleiman Idris- February 3, 2021

Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe state alongside his colleagues in the Progressives Governors Forum, joined President Muhammadu Buhari and the national leadership of the ... Read More

Minister advocates electronic voting system for Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- February 2, 2021

Ogbonnaya OnuMinister of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology, says Nigeria needs to reform its electoral system by adopting electronic ... Read More

We Look forward to Working with President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris

Tanimu- January 20, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari warmly welcomes inauguration of Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris as President and Vice President of the United States of ... Read More

Gov Bello Praised Emergence of Obiozor as Ohanaeze President

Abdul Jimoh- January 14, 2021

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has praised the republican nature of Ndigbo which he said was again on display in the election of a ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Congratulates Itse Sagay at 80

Suleiman Idris- December 19, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari rejoices with foremost scholar, teacher, legal luminary, author, and anti-corruption crusader, Professor Itsejuwa Sagay, as he turns 80 December 20, 2020. The ... Read More

President Buhari Gives Reasons to State Governors on Re-Opening of Borders

Henry Solomon- December 8, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari, , today, Tuesday 8 December 2020 held a meeting with the Governors Forum at the State House Abuja. In the meeting with ... Read More

9th House of Reps: Revised Legislative Agenda excites international development partners

Abdul Jimoh- December 7, 2020

...Our new approach to legislation is people-centred, says Gbajabiamila Major international development organisations in Nigeria have expressed their readiness to partner the 9th House of ... Read More

INEC declares APC winner of Imo North senatorial by-election without candidate

Abdul Jimoh- December 6, 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the Dec. 5, Okigwe senatorial by-election. Announcing the result, the ... Read More

Senate President wants more women in NASC

Abdul Jimoh- November 20, 2020

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Friday advocated the inclusion of more women into the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC). Lawan made the ... Read More

True Federalism: I didn’t indict National Assembly—El Rufai

Abdul Jimoh- November 3, 2020

  Governor Nasir El Rufai of Kaduna state did not indict the National Assembly for not acting upon the report of the All Progressives Congress(APC) ... Read More

Ondo polls: Heavy rainfall disrupts voting process, destroys polling booths

Abdul Jimoh- October 10, 2020

Heavy rainfall has disrupted the ongoing election process in Ijebu area of Owo Local Government of Ondo State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. ... Read More

Update; INEC Staff Rescued After Boat Capsized in Ilaje

Abdul Jimoh- October 10, 2020

INEC staff conveying electoral materials to riverine areas of Ilaje Local Government Area in the ongoing Ondo State governorship election has been rescued. Some of the ... Read More

I’m Confident of Winning the Election – Akeredolu Speaks

Abdul Jimoh- October 10, 2020

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Governorship candidate Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu has expressed optimism that he would emerge victorious of Saturday’s governorship election in the state ... Read More

NewsInPhoto: INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on Readiness Assessment Visit to Ondo

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2020

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu inspected non-sentitive materials on Sunday, 4 October 2020 ahead of the Ondo state gubernatorial election on ... Read More

Netflix Says it Does Not Agree with Chinese Author’s Views on Uighur Muslims

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2020

Netflix Inc, in a response to U.S. senators’ concerns over the company’s plans to adapt a Chinese science-fiction book trilogy, said on Saturday it did not ... Read More