BREAKING: ASUU Calls off Strike

BREAKING: ASUU Calls off Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Thursday evening announced a conditional suspension of its nationwide strike. The union has, therefore, directed its members to return the classroom with immediate effect. ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, made the announcement while addressing journalist at 8.30pm. Mr. Ogunyemi spoke shortly after a meeting with the Federal Government […]

BREAKING: PDP Demands Extension of Time for PVC Collection

BREAKING: PDP Demands Extension of Time for PVC Collection

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend the collection of permanent voters card (PVCs) by three days. The party said the demand is predicated on reports that some compromised INEC officials at the collection centres are deliberately refusing to issue PVCs to owners thereby frustrating millions […]

BREAKING: INEC Blames None Transmission of Results Electronically on Failure to Sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

BREAKING: INEC Blames None Transmission of Results Electronically on Failure to Sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has blamed its inability to transmit results electronically to the failure to amend the Electoral Act to accommodate it. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye, said this on Sunday while addressing journalists in Abuja. Mr. Okoye said the commission would, therefore, collate and transmit […]

PANDEF, Afenifere, NEF, Ohanaeze Endorse Atiku

PANDEF, Afenifere, NEF, Ohanaeze Endorse Atiku

A floodgate of endorsement has opened for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, as leaders of major socio-political blocs in the country validate him. The groups include the Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum, Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the Middle Belt Forum and the Northern Elders Forum. The leaders of the groups […]

Elections: PDP Warns Buhari, APC against Rigging

Elections: PDP Warns Buhari, APC against Rigging

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sunday, warned President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to consider the option of rigging the forthcoming general elections. Warning against rigging, the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, in a statement said Nigeria is bigger than Mr. Buhari and the APC. Drawing from history, […]

INEC Excludes Zamfara APC in its Approved Candidates’ Lists for Guber, Assembly Elections

INEC Excludes Zamfara APC in its Approved Candidates’ Lists for Guber, Assembly Elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State has suffered a setback as it candidates cannot run during the forthcoming governorship and house of assembly elections. The party’s fate was sealed Tuesday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The electoral body had while releasing the approved lists of candidates for the gubernatorial, state assembly […]

Atiku Writes Envoys from US, UK, EU, Others Listing Buhari’s Five Constitutional Breaches

Atiku Writes Envoys from US, UK, EU, Others Listing Buhari’s Five Constitutional Breaches

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, Tuesday, petitioned ambassadors of some Western powers, intimating them of the constitutional breaches committed by President Muhammadu Buhari. The letter, which was obtained by The NEXT EDITION, is dated January 29 and addressed to the ambassador of France, Germany, United States, European Union and the high commissioner to […]

JUST IN: Vote Out Buhari, Atiku Says in State of Nation Address

JUST IN: Vote Out Buhari, Atiku Says in State of Nation Address

Nigeria’s former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has called on the people to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in the February election. Mr. Abubakar made the call in a State of the Nation address he delivered on Monday. The former Vice President also called on Nigerians to […]

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