Who Are You To Ask Igbo To Boycott Elections, APGA Blasts Kanu

Who Are You To Ask Igbo To Boycott Elections, APGA Blasts Kanu

Chris Steven, Abuja For calling on Anambra people to boycott forthcoming gubernatorial poll in the state, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has lambasted the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu saying that he was becoming arrogant. The party, in a statement  signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Ifeatu Obiokoye, said […]

Your Hate Utterances May Cause Violence, Tsav Tells Kanu

Your Hate Utterances May Cause Violence, Tsav Tells Kanu

Chris Steven, Abuja Abubakar Tsav, a former Lagos State Police Commissioner, has said that Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), is rooting for a violent struggle and warned him to stop extreme utterances. This was as the retired police chief recalled how Odumegwu Ojukwu, leader of the breakaway Republic of Biafra from […]

Saraki Unperturbed By FG’s Appeal At The CCT

Saraki Unperturbed By FG’s Appeal At The CCT

Ayomide, Lagos The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has reiterated his earlier position that he remained unperturbed by the Federal Government’s filing of an appeal against his acquittal by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Saraki’s Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu made this known in a statement made available to newsmen […]

Supreme Court Sacks Hembe From House of Rep

Supreme Court Sacks Hembe From House of Rep

The Supreme Court has sacked Herman Hembe from the House of Representives The apex court ruled that Hembe, who represents Vandikwa/ Konshisha constituency of Benue State was not the valid candidate of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC). The court also ordered that him to be replaced with Dorathy Mato, who was declared the right […]

INEC Receives Signatures For Melaye’s Recall

INEC Receives Signatures For Melaye’s Recall

The independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reportedly received signatures by voters in Kogi West Senatorial District demanding a recall of Dino Melaye, Senator representing them in the National Assembly. About 188,588 voters, representing 52.3 per cent of the total number of registered voters in Kogi West senatorial district, have reportedly approved his recall from […]

Britain’s Prince Philip In Hospital With Infection

Britain’s Prince Philip In Hospital With Infection

Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been admitted to hospital as a “precautionary measure” for treatment of an infection, Buckingham Palace said Wednesday. The infection arose from “a pre-existing condition”, the palace said. The Duke of Edinburgh, who is to retire from public duties later this year, was admitted to King […]

INEC Issues Certificates To Five New Parties

INEC Issues Certificates To Five New Parties

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has issued certificates to the five new political it registered last week. This brings the number of registered political parties in Nigeria to 45. The Commission had last week Wednesday announced the registration of the five parties. Mahmud Yakubu, INEC chairman urged the parties to operate […]

Review Of Communication Policy Key To 2019 Elections Success – Yakubu

Review Of Communication Policy Key To 2019 Elections Success – Yakubu

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC says the review of the commission’s Communication Policy is key to addressing emerging challenges ahead of the 2019 General Elections. This was the observation of INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, while declaring open a two-day workshop on the Review of INEC Communication Policy on Monday in Kaduna. […]

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