230 aspirants scramble for 40 assembly seats in Lagos

230 aspirants scramble for 40 assembly seats in Lagos

The All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman in Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Balogun, has said that 230 aspirants are vying for 40 seats in the state’s House of Assembly in the 2019 election. Balogun, who disclosed this at the party’s secretariat in Lagos, during a closed-door meeting with returnee chieftain, Remi Adikwu-Bakare, stated that the 230 […]

Buhari, 87 other presidents to address UN Assembly

Buhari, 87 other presidents to address UN Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari and 87 other presidents are expected to address the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, September 25 at the UN headquarters in New York. Buhari is expected to deliver Nigeria’s National Statement on that date, which is the first day of the general debate of the General Assembly high-level […]

Lagos guber: Ambode denies endorsing any candidate

Lagos guber: Ambode denies endorsing any candidate

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has denied report that he endorsed any aspirant for the governorship position of Lagos State. Ambode made the denial in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, on Wednesday. He said the news making the rounds was a mere rumour spread on social media platforms. READ […]

Lagos PDP depletes further as Adikwu-Bakare returns to APC

Lagos PDP depletes further as Adikwu-Bakare returns to APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State depleted further on Tuesday with the return of former Commissioner of Commerce, to the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Remi Adikwu-Bakare. This was as the Mega Peoples Progressive Party (MPPP) and the state chapter of the Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) collapsed their structures and embraced the APC. […]

Secondus blasts INEC over smart phone ban

Secondus blasts INEC over smart phone ban

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has condemned the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ban the use of smart phones at polling booths saying the commission is perfecting rigging formula for the ruling All Progressives, APC. Secondus who spoke during an interactive session with PDP […]

Fayose to EFCC: You can’t probe me until I’m out of office

Fayose to EFCC:  You can’t probe me until I’m out of office

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that it had no right to probe him until his tenure expires. This is in reaction to the letter which Fayose said the anti-graft commission sent to him requesting that he should appear before it on September 20, 2018. […]

PHOTO OF THE DAY: A’Ibom: Victor Attah presents report on Ibom Airport to Emmanuel

PHOTO OF THE DAY:  A’Ibom:  Victor Attah presents report on Ibom Airport to Emmanuel

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has presented the Report on Assessment of Maintenance, Repairs and Overhaul (MRO) Unit of Ibom International Airport to Governor Udom Emmanuel  of the state. READ ALSO: PHOTOS OF THE DAY: Faces at Jim Ovia’s autobiography, ‘Africa Rise And Shine’ Image above shows the presentation of the report.

Osun guber: Campaign shows APC has lost its bearing –PDP

Osun guber:  Campaign shows APC has lost its bearing –PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday declared that the speeches made by President Muhammadu Buhari and other All Progressives Congress, APC, leaders at the campaign for Gboyega Oyetola betrayed the fact that the APC had lost its bearings and could not solve the nation’s problems. Oyetola is APC candidate in the Osun State governorship […]

APC must retain Osun, Buhari advises

APC must retain Osun, Buhari advises

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday attended the grand rally of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oshogbo, where he said the state must be retained by the party. He appealed to the people not to allow darkness to take over the state of Osun. Buhari said that the people should come out en masse […]

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