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N400 million fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia

The EFCC on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to proceed with the ongoing trial of a former PDP Spokesman, Olisa Metuh, in his absence.

Prophet: 2019 polls will be tougher than 2015

The General Overseer of Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry (CMDM)‎, Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin, on Tuesday in Kano prophesied that the 2019 presidential election will be tougher than what was experienced in 2015, calling on Nigerians to earnestly pray for peace and unity in the country.

Ex-Minister Shagari, four others docked for alleged N500 million fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned a former Minister of Water Resources, Mukhtar Shagari, alongside four others before Justice Idrissa Kolo of the Federal High Court Sokoto on a five count charge of Conspiracy and Money Laundering to the tune of N500 million.

Justice Abang: Olisa Metuh fell down on his own

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday said that former National Publicity Secretary to the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, deliberately fell down as the court’s proceedings were about to start on Monday.

2019: Governor Umahi throws Ebonyi assembly contests open

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said that his administration and the Peoples Democratic Party would favour no candidate during the 2019 general elections’ for House of Assembly.

EFCC set to arraign Shagari, other Sokoto PDP chieftains

The Economic and Finance Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Minister of Water Resources and immediate past deputy Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Murkhtar Shagari, before a Federal High Court sitting in Sokoto on Tuesday.

Olisa Metuh’s lawyer returns to court 24 hours after withdrawal from case

Barely 24 hours after he announced his withdrawal as a defence lawyer to a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, Mr. Emeka Etiaba (SAN), has re-appeared in the case Tuesday morning.

Kaduna council poll: We have evidences of Nigerian Army involvement – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna State chapter, has vowed to sustain its allegations that the Army and the Police aided the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in perpetuating illegalities in the Kaduna State May 12 local government election.

The impending implosion of APC

The extent of this implosion became more evident during the party’s recent state congresses. Parallel congresses were held in more than 10 states, there were reports of boycotts, violence and general confusion.

Justice Abang threatens to strike out Olisa Metuh’s case

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja threatened on Monday to strike out the criminal charge filed against Chief Olisa Metuh, former Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Prince Dayo Adeyeye denies joining APC

A former National Publicity of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has described as falsehood the reports flying around that he has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC).

2019: Afenifere aligns with ex-President Obasanjo to vote out President Buhari

Afenifere, pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, has aligned with former President Olusegun Obasanjo to ensure the exit of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 presidential election.

PDP: President Buhari cannot escape defeat in 2019

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to be ready to accept defeat in the 2019 presidential election.

APC acknowledges nPDP grievances as genuine

Ruling party All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday acknowledged that all grievances expressed by the leaders of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) were genuine.

Ekiti guber: We will reclaim Ekiti from APC, PDP – Mega Party

The Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN) says it has set in motion the process of reclaiming Ekiti State from those it claims have held it to ransom since its creation.

Cyril Ogodor emerges Delta APC chairman

Former deputy chairman of Delta State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mr. Cyril Ogodor, on Monday, emerged as the state chairman of the party at a congress held at the play ground of the temporary site of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba, the state capital.

Justice Okon Abang rejects defence lawyer’s request to withdraw after Olisa Metuh’s fall

Mr. Emeka Etiaba (SAN), a defence lawyer to a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, announced his withdrawal from the case during the Monday’s proceedings of Metuh’s trial before the Federal High Court in Abuja.

PDP plans familiarisation tour of Oyo

The leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State with other bigwigs in the party have concluded plans to begin a familiarisation tour across the 33 local government chapters of the state party.

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N400 million fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia

The EFCC on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to proceed with the ongoing trial of a former PDP Spokesman, Olisa Metuh, in his absence.

Prophet: 2019 polls will be tougher than 2015

The General Overseer of Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry (CMDM)‎, Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin, on Tuesday in Kano prophesied that the 2019 presidential election will be tougher than what was experienced in 2015, calling on Nigerians to earnestly pray for peace and unity in the country.