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We will defeat Atiku and PDP at the Supreme Court – Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party is ready for the next round of legal battle with Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.   Oshiohmole made this known when he responded to questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Thursday. …

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Use tribunal victory to work for all Nigerians – Governor Nyesom Wike congratulates President Buhari

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Atiku and PDP reject verdict of tribunal, head to Supreme Court

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and the People’s Democratic Party have rejected the judgement of the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal which upheld the election of Muhammadu Buhari as the President of Nigeria in the February 23, 2019 poll.  The Presidential tribunal on Wednesday September 11, dismissed the petition of Atiku Abubakar and …

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Tribunal upholds Nasir El-Rufai’s election as Kaduna governor

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in the Kaduna State capital has upheld the election of Nasir El-Rufai as duly elected governor of the State. In a judgement delivered today Monday September 9th, the chairman of the three-man panel, Justice Ibrahim Bako, held that the petitioner, Isah Ashiru, the candidate of …

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Musa Wada emerges PDP governorship candidate in Kogi

Musa Wada has emerged as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) flagbearer for the governorship election in Kogi state after defeating his older brother Capt. Idris Wada and 10 other candidates in the primary election.  Musa polled 748 votes to defeat his closest opponent Abubakar Mohammed Ibrahim, the son of former governor Ibrahim Idris (Ibro) who polled 710 …

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Dino Melaye weeps, sustain knee injury as he loses PDP primary in Kogi State (Photos)

Its not the best of times for Senator Dino Melaye who lost the Governorship election ticket to Engr Wada today. Musa Wada, a younger brother of the immediate past Governor Idris Wada, who also contested for the ticket, scored 748 votes to clinch the party ticket and emerge flag bearer for …

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David Lyon wins APC governorship primary in Bayelsa state

David Lyon on Wednesday September 4, emerged winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election in Bayelsa state.  The Bayelsa politician polled 42,138 votes to defeat his closet rival, Diseye Nsirim who scored 1,533 votes in the direct primary election which was adopted by the party.  Amgbare came third …

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You will end up in shame – Sacked Ogun APC chairman curses Adams Oshiomhole

Chief Derin Adebiyi, the sacked chairman of Ogun state All Progressives Congress has laid a curse on the national chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole.   In an interview with newsmen in Abeokuta on Friday, August 23rd, a angry Adebiyi, whose officials have just been pushed out of the secretariat by the caretaker …

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Oyo State House of Assembly confirms 27-year old Seun Fakorede as commissioner for youth and sport

The Oyo State House of Assembly has confirmed Seun Fakorede, a 27-year-old, as commissioner for youth and sport.   Governor Seyi Makinde had sent Fakorede’s name to the Assembly alongside that of Professor Raphael Afonja, and Faosat Joke Sunni in a list of his second batch of cabinet nominees.   …

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President Buhari re-appoints Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu as media aides

President Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Femi Adesina as Special Adviser, Media and Publicity and Malam Garba Shehu as Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity. The President also re-appointed Laolu Akande as Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President. President Buhari equally retained Tolu Ogunlesi, Bashir Ahmad, Lauretta Onochie and Nazir Bashiru as Special Assistant, Digital/New …

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