Tag: Politics

APC Condemned Attack on National Chairman, Oshiomhole in Benin

AMT Tanimu- October 13, 2019

The All Progressives Congress (APC) condemns Saturday evening's attack on the Benin residence of the Party's National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole by political thugs. Although, ... Read More

Internal wrangling, anti-party activities, cause of APC defeat in Enugu says Ibekaku-Nwagwu

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

A former Presidential aide on Justice Reform, Mrs Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu attributes the All Progressives Congress (APC) greatest challenge in the 2019 polls in Enugu State ... Read More

Elections: Refrain from fake news dissemination, Don urges media

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 5, 2019

Ahead of the Saturday’s Governorship and House of Assembly elections, a university teacher, Prof. Evans Osabuohien, has urged the media to guard against fake news ... Read More

Atiku meets National Peace Committee, demands immediate release of arrested members

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2019

Atiku Abubakar, Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has called for the unconditional release of party members illegally arrested and detained for political reasons ... Read More

Group commends INEC for lifting the ban on Election campaigns

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

The Noble Youths Mass Support Association (NYMSA) an NGO, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for lifting the embargo on campaigns, ahead of ... Read More

Poll shift: Maku resumes campaign, mobilises electorate to vote

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

Mr. Labaran Maku, Nasarawa State Governorship candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has urged the electorate to come out en-mass to vote and protect ... Read More

Anambra: YPP candidates confident of victory despite postponement

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

Two candidates of Young Progressives Party (YPP) in Anambra have expressed confidence in their chances to win their elections in spite of the postponement of ... Read More

Relegation of traditional rulers fueling insecurity challenges at local levels – PDP chieftain

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 28, 2018

A Chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, Dr Ja’afaru Sa’ad has associated the protracted security challenges affecting the country to the ... Read More

Avoid Distractions, CSO Advises Keyamo

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Festus Keyamo, SAN A Civil Society Organisation, Conscience Nigeria, has advised lawyer/human rights activist, Festus Keyamo, not to be distracted in his appointment as the ... Read More

South African Police Arrest Zuma Associates Amid Influence-Peddling Probe

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 14, 2018

Johannesburg: Elite South African police arrested two people in an early morning raid on the luxury Johannesburg home of the Gupta brothers, wealthy friends of ... Read More

LG Poll: Group urges Oyo APC members to ensure rancour-free primaries

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 6, 2018

A group, Ajimobi Forum for Good Governance (AFOGG), has urged members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state to support the party leadership ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo Congratulates New President of Somalia

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 13, 2017

Laolu Akande: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, congratulates Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo on his election as President of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo ... Read More

Arms Probe Report Doctored? Not With This Ramrod Straight President – Femi Adesina

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 10, 2016

Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser, Media & Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari during Sunday Politics programme on Channels TV fielded questions from Mr Seun Okinbaloye, ... Read More

Stop Security Vote, It’s Corruption – NLC

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 20, 2016

Wabba Ayuba, President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has called for the abolition of security vote for the President and Governors in the country. ... Read More

Here is Theresa May’s First Speech as Prime Minister in Full

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 13, 2016

"I have just been to Buckingham Palace where Her Majesty the Queen has asked me to form a new Government and I accepted. "In David ... Read More

Odigie-Oyegun Congratulates Godwin Obaseki On Emergence As Edo State APC Governorship Flag-bearer

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 11, 2016

Mr. Godwin Obaseki, 2016 Governorship APC Candidate in Edo State The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has congratulated Mr. ... Read More

Borno Senatorial: Garbai wins at Tribunal as PDP’s petition is dismissed

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 16, 2016

The National and State Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal seating in Abuja has dismissed the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its candidate, ... Read More

FG Sets Four Key Plans for Economic Growth, Job Creation ~Finance Minister

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2016

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, ‎set out the government’s plan to reset the nation’s economy at a special programme organized by the Lagos ... Read More

INEC Chairman Laments Spate of Electoral Violence, Reiterates Need for Electoral Offenses Commission

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 5, 2016

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has lamented the spate of violence that has greeted elections recently conducted in the ... Read More

President Buhari Praises Nigerian Youths’ Contributions to Credible Elections

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 12, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari praised the contributions of Nigerian youths to the outcome of the 2015 elections. President Buhari, who was speaking on the occasion of ... Read More