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The Adamawa Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has thrown its weight behind the candidatures of Senator Ahmed Lawan and Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila for the leadership of the 9th National Assembly.
The race for the President of the ninth Senate took another turn Thursday as groups stormed the National Assembly to drum support for the emergence of Senator Mohammed Danjuma Goje for exalted position.
Former Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, has described Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as an ingrate over his alleged involvement in anti-party activities which he said was the sole reason the All Progressives Congress, APC, performed woefully during the presidential election in the state.
A pro Buhari group, Initiative for Demonstrating Change in Nigeria, has called on all members elect of the National Assembly to support the decision of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to elect Senator Ahmed Lawan and Femi Gbajabiamila as Senate President and Speaker of the Federal House Representatives of the National Assembly respectively.
The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Tuesday said that its federal lawmakers elected into the Ninth National Assembly can contest for leadership positions in the Senate and the House of Representatives.
Twenty-four House of Assembly candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi State, weekend accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of colluding with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and security agencies to compromise elections in the State.
The National Leadership of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, yesterday gave 48-hour ultimatum to the Director-General, Department of State Services, DSS, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammad Abubakar Adamu, and other security agencies to arrest and prosecute the killers of Olatoye Temitope Sugar, member, Federal House of Representatives.
A former Governor of Oyo State and candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, has formed an alliance with the gubernatorial candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adebayo Adelabu, ahead of the March 9 election.
The national leadership of the People’s Redemption Party (PRP) has condemned the unlawful and unwarranted harassment of some of its members by officials of the police force in Bauchi State.
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Mr. Oladipupo Adebutu, has said that Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) recognition of the candidacy of Senator Buruji Kasamu as the candidate of the party is a deliberate action of the commission to destabilise the party in the state.
Prominent lawyer and senatorial aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Dr. Tunji Abayomi, has said the people of his District were set to field candidates to oppose those of the Adams Oshiomhole-led National Working Committee.
The two factional chairmen of the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Jones Erue and Cyril Ogodo, have again disagreed over the inauguration of reconciliation committee to unite the party ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) representing 18 local government areas in Cross River State have called on the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party to take all necessary steps in line with the constitution of the party to sanction the Minister for Niger Delta, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani and his cohorts for disobeying constituted authorities and organs of the party including the NWC.
Controversy has continued to trail the conduct and results of the National Assembly and State House of Assembly primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi State.
The national leadership of Action Democratic Party (ADP) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to do everything possible in addressing challenges of vote-buying and other vices confronting credible election in the country.
Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), Mr. Ahmed Idris, on Thursday, said workers salaries will be delayed as a result of the ongoing nationwide strike embarked on by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).
The Campaign Organization of a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, yesterday paid tribute to healthcare workers and first responders across the nation for their selfless sacrifice and bravery in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease.
Bimbo Daramola, former member of the House of Representatives, has warned of dire consequences should the Federal Government allowed Covid-19 Support Fund to be mismanaged.
L’Equipe are reporting that either Neymar or Mbappe leaving the Parc des Princes in the coming months is close to impossible, particularly with the season now likely to be played out between June, July and August.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was still in hospital on Monday suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, although Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.
Scribe of the Nigeria Olympic Committee Olabanji Oladapo has stated that the NOC will not slow down its Olympic preparation and has stated that no matter how you prepare, the Olympics comes with its own tension and anxiety the closer you get to it.
Nigerian club confirmed Cameroonian shot-stopper Charles Tambe hospitalised after been shot in Ibadan.
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has issued Executive Orders in the state following the prevalence of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) infections in neighbouring Benue and Akwa Ibom.=
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command on Saturday, demoted one Edidiong Alexander attached to Safer Highway from the rank of Sergeant to Corporal for assaulting one Dr Daniel David Edet of University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, UUTH, of the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined Nigeria’s media industry in celebrating veteran journalist and founding Director of Newswatch, Yakubu Mohammed, on his 70th birthday, praying for abiding good health and strength.
Luka Modric will see out his contract at Real Madrid. ‘AS’ assure that the Croatian CM will stay until the summer of 2021 when his Real Madrid contract expires.