Category: Politics

Senate Lauds President Buhari’s Assent to Amended CAMA Bill

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

The Senate says it received the cheering news that President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the repealed and re-enacted Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA). ... Read More

Akwa Ibom Government Resolves 3-year-old Chieftaincy Tussle in Eket

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has resolved the  three-year-old chieftaincy tussle between Chief Inam Unanawo and Chief Unanawo Unanawo in Eket Local Government area ... Read More

Edo 2020: COVID-19 pandemic may disenfranchise voters — INEC

Streaming Admin- August 6, 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the COVID-19 pandemic might disenfranchise many voters in the Sept. 19 governorship election in Edo. Mr Timidi Wariowei, ... Read More

Buhari Congratulates New NBA President, Olumide Akpata

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated Olumide Akpata on his election as the President of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). The president, in a statement issued by ... Read More

Eld-el-Kabir: Pray for successful guber election in Ondo, Chief Imam urges Muslims

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2020

A Muslim cleric, Alhaji Kamaldeen Adeyemi-Bagudu, has appealed to Muslims to use the Eld-el-Kabir celebration to pray for a peaceful governorship election in Ondo state. ... Read More

Former HoR Speaker, Yakubu Dogara defects to APC, meets Buhari

inno.korie- July 24, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe and the immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu ... Read More

Senate Wants NDDC IMC to Refund N4.923bn

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2020

The Senate on Thursday called on the Interim Management Commitee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) to refund the N4.923 billion payments, made to ... Read More

WTO Begins Second Phase of Selection For DG

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Wednesday in Geneva began the second phase of the selection process for the position of Director-General. Former Finance Minister ... Read More

Impeachment saga: Ondo Assembly suspends Deputy Speaker as Majority Leader resigns

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Ondo State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, suspended the Deputy Speaker, Mr Iroju Ogundeji, for alleged gross misconduct, while the Majority Leader, Mr Jamiu ... Read More

Adams Oshiomhole Accepts APC National Executive Committee Decision on NWC

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2020

Immediate-past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole said he has accepted the decision of the national executive committee to dissolve the ... Read More

APC Governors Hail Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2020

  The Progressives Governors Forum has expressed formal appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for the bold and courageous steps taken so far towards restoring unity ... Read More

Beware of the second coronavirus wave, British medics warn politicians

Abdul Jimoh- June 24, 2020

Top medics on Wednesday warned British political parties that local flare-ups of the novel coronavirus are likely and a second wave is a real risk. ... Read More

Edo 2020: Primary election committee submits report to APC NWC

inno.korie- June 23, 2020

The Primary Election Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) headed by Gov. Hope Uzodinma of Imo,  has submitted its report,  confirming Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu ... Read More

Guidelines of Edo State Gubernatorial Primary Election of APC

Tanimu- June 21, 2020

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State and the General public are hereby informed as follows: That the process of election of ... Read More

Edo APC Governorship Primaries: Governor Obaseki Disqualified

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2020

Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has been disqualified to participate in All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries slated for 22 June 2020. The chairman of ... Read More

2015 Audit Report: Senate May Issue Warrant of Arrest Over Failure of MDAs to Defend Queries – Sen. Matthew Urhoghide

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2020

The Senate on Thursday  said it might be compelled  to issue a warrant for arrests on  heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), which failed ... Read More

Court Affirms INEC’s De-registration of 32 political Parties

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2020

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, dismissed the applications filed by the 32 deregistered political parties against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Justice ... Read More

Kalu Resumes Duty at The Senate Chamber

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu (Abia-APC), on Tuesday resumed duty at the senate by attending plenary after his release from Kuje Correctional Centre, Abuja. Kalu, who ... Read More

London’s Statues From Imperial Past to be Reviewed – Mayor

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has ordered a review of the capital’s statues and street names after the toppling of the statue of an English slave ... Read More

BMO Lauds President Buhari on Signing of Executive Order 10

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2020

The Buhari  Media Organisation (BMO) has lauded the Executive Order 10, signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying it would engender better governance and guarantee true ... Read More