POLITICS Archive

Wike speaks on ‘plans of becoming Vice President’ in 2019

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has distanced himself from posters in Abuja, which insinuated he is bidding for the vice president position in the 2019 presidential poll. The governor urged Nigerians to disregard the posters which

BREAKING: I will never return to PDP, says Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. This was what he told journalists after he met with the  National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, behind

PDP Chairmanship: I know Gbenga Daniel can lead – Sule Lamido

The former Governor of Jigawa State and one of the founding members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Sule Lamido has assured a frontline aspirant for the National Chairmanship of the party,  Otunba Gbenga Daniel of

$5.5bn loan request: PDP, APC at war as FG explains borrowings

ABUJA – The All Progressives, Congress, APC, and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were, yesterday, locked in a verbal combat over the propriety of the Federal Government’s borrowing plan. The face-off follows the administration’s request for

Anambra guber: APC candidate, Nwoye speaks on IPOB threat

Tony Nwoye, APC candidate for the Anambra governorship election says he is not worried by Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)’s threat to frustrate the exercise. He said this on Friday after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari

Restructuring not in APC agenda – Bisi Akande

Former Interim National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande has declared that the party did not promise to restructure the country during its campaigns. Akande, who spoke while addressing journalists shortly after

Reps in rowdy session as 2 PDP members defect to APC

ABUJA – The House of Representatives was thrown into a rowdy session, yesterday, following the defection of two Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members to ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Speaker of the House, Yakubu Dogara, had read the

Nigerian electorate has lost confidence in you – PDP tells APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has declared that it is no more news that the Nigerian electorate has lost confidence in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Chairman, PDP Caretaker Committee in Oyo State, Hon. Tunde Akogun

Kachikwu’s letter to Buhari ‘very damning’ – Osuntokun

Akin Osuntokun, former Political Adviser to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, has described the letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari on the state of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation

APC chieftain, Mustapha exposes Buhari’s real enemies

Former member of the House of Representatives and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from Ogun State, Bode Mustapha, has exposed President Muhammadu Buhari’s real enemies ahead of 2019 general elections. According to him, “those who