Governor Seriake Dickson said on Friday that fundamental alterations can be incorporated into the Nigerian Constitution before 2019 elections — even as he acknowledged outright restructuring of the country can be cumbersome and time-consuming.
The executive vice-chairman of Aiteo, Benedict Peters, says he is not part of the third force proposed by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo.
Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa says he has no plans to contest for the 2019 presidential election.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been advised to purge himself of contempt for his successors.
In the run-up to the 2019 elections, Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has urged residents of the state not to belabour themselves about notions that he plans to impose his puppet but pray that the next governor should be a person who wholeheartedly desires all-round development of the state.
Four of the six zonal vice chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have dissociated themselves from a purported letter allegedly written by them, questioning the National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun’s handling of party’s finances.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that he is not concerned about the 2019 presidential election at the moment.
Governor Sariake Dickson of Bayelsa has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to constitute a multiparty committee to consider the All Progressives Congress Restructuring Committee’s report.
The zonal chairmen of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have moved against its leadership over alleged acts of indiscretion, which they fear could prevent the party from achieving its set goals and subject it to public ridicule,
Deputy President of the Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, on Friday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that his administration conducted free, fair and credible general elections in 2019.
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has urged political parties to make spirited efforts to strengthen democracy internally.
The All Progressives Congress, Scandinavia chapter, says the letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to President Muhammadu Buhari is good for the nation`s democracy.
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to accept in good faith the outcome of the election should he and his party, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, fail to win next year’s presidential contest.
The Kano Command of the Nigeria police has warned former Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso against coming to the state on 30th January because already there is palpable fear tension among peoples.
A pro-Buhari youth group, the Democratic Youths Congress for Buhari 2019, has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to President Muhammadu Buhari as an open confrontation against the “North that made him what he is”.
PDP Supporters Movement, PSM, has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, administration lacks the ability to give good governance to Nigerians, saying the party had impoverished Nigerians and brought hopelessness to the people.
The Chairman of Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (Kad-SIECOM), Dr. (Mrs) Saratu Binta Dikko-Audu, Thursday declared that the commission is ready to conduct the state local government elections.
Commissioner of Police in charge of Benue State, Omololu Bishi, has disclosed that over 7,000 security personnel who were deployed for last Saturday’s postponed general elections have returned to their places of primary assignment.
Shanghai Shenhua new signing Odion Ighalo has described the chance to be coached again by coach Quique Sanchez Flores as a ‘great opportunity’.
Former Madrid Manager Zinedine Zidane is reportedly prepared to take over at Chelsea FC as long as the club can match his ambition in the transfer market, according to reports in the British media.
The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied that the former Director-General of the service, Mr Lawal Daura, is still in control of its affairs.
The Nigeria Customs Service says its officers involved in the shooting of a man along Ijebu Ode road on Sunday are being interrogated.
The 2017 Silver medal winning Afrobasket participant with Nigeria’s D’Tigers said the decision on players invitation depends on who the coach wants to work with or play in his team at every point in time.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Delta, Dr. Cyril Omorogbe, has appealed to political parties in the state to adhere to INEC directive not to campaign again before the Saturday presidential/National Assembly elections.
Alexis Sanchez said former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho created an unhealthy atmosphere at Old Trafford.
Derby County defender Efe Ambrose has not played for the Super Eagles since Nigeria’s 1-0 loss away to Egypt in March 2016, but the player has revealed that he still keeps up to tab with the national team and calls some players to continuously encourage and support them.
Mr Kassim Gaidam, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Adamawa, on Tuesday, allayed the fears of the people over insecurity, stressing that the forthcoming elections in the state would be peaceful.