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Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign train yesterday returned to markets and streets of Enugu canvassing for votes ahead of March 9 governorship and state assembly elections, amid jubilation and excitement from teeming supporters and admirers.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State have disagreed over the signing of peace accord for credible election in 2019.
President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, said the major thrust of his presidential aspiration was to unite the nation and set it on the path of sustainable economic growth.
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, thursday in Enugu State vowed to unite Nigeria if elected president in 2019, lamenting that the country has never been “this divided in its history from independence till date.”
A former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Friday in Enugu, accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government of being highly corrupt, insisting that the extent of corruption in the system will be unearthed by the time the administration is kicked out in 2019.
The governor pointed out that the issue of voter’s registration was beyond politics and very key to the fortunes of the state and urged all eligible voters in the state to endeavor to have their voters’ cards before the forthcoming general elections.
Ndigbo have been urged to troop out enmasse to honour the departed Igbo leader, Nigerian statesman and former Vice President of Nigeria at his burial at Oko on February 2nd , 2018.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Enugu State Chapter, Wednesday, disowned 2019 campaign posters of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi which flooded the State early in the week.
The Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, has advised the federal and state governments to invest in vocational training and skill acquisition as a way of enhancing the employment of youths in the country.
The PDP also congratulated its candidates for emerging victorious at the polls and appreciated members of the party and its teeming supporters for the maturity they displayed during the exercise, even in the face of provocation, adding that it was a demonstration of the party’s firm commitment to peace, credible and rancor-free elections.
The senator representing Enugu North Senatorial District in the Senate, Senator Chukwuka Utazi, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for keeping faith with the social contract he entered with the people of the state during his campaign in 2015.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Enugu chapter, has fixed September 9 and 16, 2017, for Ward and Local Government primaries ahead of November 4, 2017, Local Government elections in the state.
Tottenham have re-signed goalkeeper Michel Vorm on a deal until the end of the season to cover for the injured Hugo Lloris.
South East Governors Forum have resolved to meet with President Muhammad Buhari on Thursday over the welfare of Ndigbo.
Ahead of the preparations toward the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, on Monday assured athletes that he would ensure a minimum of five months camping.
Oyo State Government has imposed fees on the transfer of students from private to government owned schools, pointing out that the costs were meant to offset administration procedures.
The Nigerian Institution of Metallurgical Mining and Materials Engineers (NIMMME) has said with available reserves of Iron Ore and lead, asides other resources, the nation can generate $292 billion.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has forwarded 17 names, including that of nine former commissioners that served in his first four years to the Niger State House of Assembly for approvals.
People in Poland are voting in a parliamentary election that the ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) is favoured to win, buoyed by the popularity of its social conservatism and generous social spending that have reduced poverty.
On Saturday, a building collapsed in Orisha community in Magodo, trapping four persons.
The Senate on Wednesday revisited the sexual harassment bill which was sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC, Delta Central) and passed by the 8th Senate.
On Tuesday a report in Bild revealed that he had already told team-mates about his dissatisfaction but things may have already escalated from there.