The power tussle within the All Progressives Party (APC) in Bayelsa took a new turn yesterday when operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) and the police took over the party secretariat in the state located along the Mbiama/Yenagoa road.
A Former Governor of Ondo state, Olusegun Mimiko, has thrown support for the restructuring of the country as an end to the current agitations for secession and hate speeches by different groups across the country.
The state government, in a statement signed by the Director General, Media and Communications, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, did not state any reason why Ibrahim was removed.
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has said that attacks on the Kaduna State Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) office by suspected thugs on 30th July, 2017 was because of the presence of some Federal lawmakers from the state.
The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Ben Murray-Bruce, on Friday, disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari was expected back in the country next week.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said that the Federal Government is interested in devolution of powers to states.
A former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade, on Thursday, disclosed he dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC), to reunite with the progressives and work for the emergence of an Ogun West indigene as governor in 2019.
Mr Oseloka Obaze, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirant in the Nov.18 governorship election in Anambra has said that if elected, his administration would be premised on principles for good governance and economic viability.
According to Obigwe, “Agbaso’s claim of court of appeal Enugu division validating his factional and disputed leadership of APGA lacks an iota of truth.”
Sequel to protests of some key stakeholders over the controversial local government Congress of Rivers All Progressive Congress, a fact finding/ appeal panel set up by the national leadership of the party was in Port Harcourt on Thursday.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has condemned cases of violence during the conduct of its state congresses on Saturday to elect delegates for its national non-elective convention.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is open to new to members, but there will not be special privilege for anybody, its national chairman, Ahmed Makarfi, has said.
Former Senate president, Ken Nnamani, has stated that he has no regrets truncating the third term bid of former president Olusegun Obasanjo.
Victor Moses could be on his way back to Chelsea after the expiration of his loan deal with Italian Serie A side Inter Milan.
Former Nigerian International Odion Ighalo says he is a different kind of striker to Manchester United teammates Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford.
Kelechi Iheanacho has called on his Leicester City teammates to forget the 2 – 1 defeat to defeat against Everton and focus on the upcoming clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday.
An Ibadan Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 41-year-old man, Effiom Etowa, who allegedly defiled his three-year old daughter, be remanded in the custody of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has reacted to Lionel Messi’s Barcelona exit talks after his side slim win over Getafe on Thursday evening.
French National 3 side Iris Club de Croix have announced that former Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has taken up a coaching role at the club.
Scandinavian airline SAS has given notice to almost 1,600 employees in Denmark, union officials said on Monday.
Ijaw National Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has endorsed the immediate past governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Henry Seriake Dickson, for the vacant Bayelsa West Senatorial District.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday called on candidates desirous of visiting its offices for any transaction to book an appointment through phone.
The Northern Governors Forum has condoled with the Government and people of Kogi over the death of Justice Nasiru Ajanah, Chief Judge of the state who died at the age of 64.